Bell Ringer

Sherwin-Williams rings New York Stock Exchange opening bell

Today's Bell Ringer, May 10, 2016

Sherwin-Williams rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday.

The paint manufacturer and seller took part in the event to celebrate the 150th anniversary of its founding. Sherwin-Williams President and CEO John Morikis, other executives and guests were in attendance.

In addition to manufacturing paint and other coatings, Sherwin-Williams sells its products at 4,000 of its own stores in North America.

In March, Sherwin-Williams agreed to buy Valspar, a major competitor, for $9.3 billion.