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What Makes RPM a Compelling Long-Term Investment

RPM International Inc. is a $6.7 billion global leader in specialty coatings, sealants, building materials and related services. From homes and workplaces, to infrastructure and precious landmarks, RPM’s market-leading brands are trusted by consumers and professionals alike to help build a better world.


GROWTH STRATEGY

RPM’s 5-pillar growth strategy creates sustained value for its key stakeholders and drives long-term success for the business through strategic acquisitions, product innovations, connections among its operating companies, geographic expansion and operational excellence. 


PROFIT MARGIN EXPANSION

RPM implemented its operational improvement initiative, MAP 2025 (Margin Achievement Plan), through which RPM expects to accelerate growth, maximize operational efficiencies, and build a better world to generate superior value creation for the company’s customers, associates and shareholders.


STRATEGIC BALANCE

RPM maintains a deliberate strategic balance among its four operating segments—serving RPM and its shareholders well, particularly during challenging economic times when weakness in one segment is offset by strength in the others.


LONG-TERM PERFORMANCE

RPM boasts an impressive dividend track record and stock price appreciation that offer superior, long-term returns for its shareholders. Over the last 10 years, RPM’s total return has outpaced the S&P 500 by 9.3%, its 2021 peer group by 11.8% and its 2022 peer group by 11.1%.


DIVIDEND RECORD

RPM has increased its cash dividend for 49 consecutive years—an impressive track record that only 41 of the thousands of publicly traded U.S. companies can match. During this timeframe, RPM has returned approximately $3.1 billion in cash dividends to its shareholders. 

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Shares of RPM’s common stock are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol RPM. The company boasts an impressive 49-year track record of consecutively increasing cash dividends.

MANUFACTURING FACILITIES IN 25 COUNTRIES
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~129 MILLION

SHARES OF COMMON STOCK OUTSTANDING
SHARES OWNED BY
~840
Institutional Investors
~202,000
Individuals
A PERENNIAL FAVORITE OF BETTERINVESTING INVESTMENT CLUBS

RPM’s success over the years has been recognized by the investment community, including being a perennial favorite of BetterInvesting investment clubs. In fact, RPM ranks in the top 200 most popular holdings by active club investors in today’s equity market.

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200
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among BetterInvesting clubs
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