NYSE:PPG - PPG Industries Stock Price, Price Target & More

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
$105.00 -1.39 (-1.31 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$106.39
Today's Range$104.80 - $105.94
52-Week Range$100.36 - $122.07
Volume1.39 million shs
Average Volume1.74 million shs
Market Capitalization$26.67 billion
P/E Ratio17.96
Dividend Yield1.69%
Beta1.52
PPG Industries logoPPG Industries, Inc. manufactures and distributes paints, coatings, and specialty materials in the United States and internationally. It operates through Performance Coatings and Industrial Coatings segments. The Performance Coatings segment provides coatings products for automotive and commercial transport/fleet repair and refurbishing; light industrial and specialty coatings for signs; coatings, sealants, and transparencies for commercial, military, regional jet and general aviation aircraft, and transparent armor; protective and marine coatings and finishes; architectural coatings; and purchased sundries to painting contractors and consumers, as well as chemical management services. The Industrial Coatings segment provides adhesives and sealants for the automotive industry; metal pretreatments and related chemicals for industrial and automotive applications; packaging coatings for the protection, performance, and decoration of metal cans, closures, plastic tubes, industrial packaging, and promotional and specialty packaging; precipitated silicas for tire, battery separator, and other markets; substrates for use in radio frequency identification tags and labels, e-passports, drivers' licenses, and identification cards; organic light emitting diode materials for use in displays and lighting; optical lens materials and photochromic dyes for optical lenses and color-change products. The company was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Receive PPG News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PPG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Paints & allied products
Sub-IndustryDiversified Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:PPG
CUSIP69350610
Phone412-434-3131

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.95
Current Ratio1.76
Quick Ratio1.28

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.96
Forward P/E Ratio16.54
P/E Growth1.87

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.75 billion
Price / Sales1.78
Cash Flow$7.6253 per share
Price / Cash13.77
Book Value$22.29 per share
Price / Book4.71

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.87
Net Income$1.59 billion
Net Margins10.94%
Return on Equity26.53%
Return on Assets8.84%

Miscellaneous

Employees28,200
Outstanding Shares249,880,000
Market Cap$26,674.75

PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is PPG Industries' stock symbol?

PPG Industries trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PPG."

How often does PPG Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PPG Industries?

PPG Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 10th will be given a dividend of $0.48 per share on Wednesday, September 12th. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 9th. This is a boost from PPG Industries's previous quarterly dividend of $0.45. View PPG Industries' Dividend History.

How will PPG Industries' stock buyback program work?

PPG Industries declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase plan on Friday, December 15th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $2,500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were PPG Industries' earnings last quarter?

PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 19th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.90 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.88 by $0.02. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $4.13 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.12 billion. PPG Industries had a net margin of 10.94% and a return on equity of 26.53%. The company's revenue was up 8.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.83 earnings per share. View PPG Industries' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for PPG?

17 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for PPG Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $110.00 to $139.00. On average, they expect PPG Industries' share price to reach $121.8750 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for PPG Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PPG Industries?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PPG Industries in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of PPG Industries' key competitors?

Who are PPG Industries' key executives?

PPG Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael H. McGarry, Chairman & CEO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Vincent J. Morales, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Glenn E. Bost II, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 66)
  • Mr. Timothy M. Knavish, Sr. VP of Industrial Coatings (Age 52)
  • Mr. Jean-Marie Greindl, Sr. VP of Architectural Coatings & Pres of EMEA (Age 55)

Has PPG Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about PPG stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. PPG Industries earned a coverage optimism score of 0.21 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.01 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are PPG Industries' major shareholders?

PPG Industries' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (0.09%), Gillespie Robinson & Grimm Inc. (0.08%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.06%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%), Westpac Banking Corp (0.05%) and Rathbone Brothers plc (0.04%). Company insiders that own PPG Industries stock include Glenn E Bost II, Jean-Marie Greindl, Timothy M Knavish and Viktoras R Sekmakas. View Institutional Ownership Trends for PPG Industries.

Which institutional investors are selling PPG Industries stock?

PPG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Bank of Montreal Can, Hartford Investment Management Co., Gillespie Robinson & Grimm Inc., Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund, Marshwinds Advisory Co., Retirement Systems of Alabama and Amalgamated Bank. Company insiders that have sold PPG Industries company stock in the last year include Glenn E Bost II, Jean-Marie Greindl and Viktoras R Sekmakas. View Insider Buying and Selling for PPG Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying PPG Industries stock?

PPG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Confluence Investment Management LLC, Westpac Banking Corp, Rathbone Brothers plc, CenturyLink Investment Management Co, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, LS Investment Advisors LLC and Calamos Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for PPG Industries.

How do I buy shares of PPG Industries?

Shares of PPG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is PPG Industries' stock price today?

One share of PPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $105.00.

How big of a company is PPG Industries?

PPG Industries has a market capitalization of $26.67 billion and generates $14.75 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $1.59 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.87 on an earnings per share basis. PPG Industries employs 28,200 workers across the globe.

How can I contact PPG Industries?

PPG Industries' mailing address is ONE PPG PL 40 EAST, PITTSBURGH PA, 15272. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 412-434-3131 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for PPG Industries (NYSE PPG)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  546 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  415 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  961
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PPG Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PPG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PPG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Featured Article: How Short Selling Works

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.