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PPG Industries (PPG) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.02 (-0.01%)
(As of 05/21/2024 ET)
Today's Range
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52-Week Range
989,369 shs
Average Volume
1.71 million shs
Market Capitalization
$31.36 billion
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Price Target

PPG Industries MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.47 Rating Score
16.2% Upside
$155.47 Price Target
Short Interest
1.08% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.02mentions of PPG Industries in the last 14 days
Based on 15 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$479,196 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $8.44 to $9.40 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.93 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

1st out of 172 stocks

Paints & Allied Products Industry

1st out of 3 stocks

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About PPG Industries Stock (NYSE:PPG)

PPG Industries, Inc. manufactures and distributes paints, coatings, and specialty materials in the United States, Canada, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. It operates through two segments, Performance Coatings and Industrial Coatings. The Performance Coatings segment offers coatings, solvents, adhesives, sealants, sundries, and software for automotive and commercial transport/fleet repair and refurbishing, light industrial coatings, and specialty coatings for signs; wood stains; paints, thermoplastics, pavement marking products, and other advanced technologies for pavement marking for government, commercial infrastructure, painting, and maintenance contractors; and coatings, sealants, transparencies, transparent armor, adhesives, engineered materials, and packaging and chemical management services for commercial, military, regional jet, and general aviation aircraft. The Industrial Coatings segment offers coatings, adhesives and sealants, and metal pretreatments, as well as services and coatings applications for appliances, agricultural and construction equipment, consumer electronics, automotive parts and accessories, building products, kitchenware, and transportation vehicles and other finished products; and on-site coatings services. It also provides coatings for metal cans, closures, plastic and aluminum tubes for food, beverage and personal care, promotional, and specialty packaging; amorphous precipitated silica for tire, battery separator, and other end-uses; TESLIN substrates for labels, e-passports, drivers' licenses, breathable membranes, and loyalty and identification cards; and organic light emitting diode materials, displays and lighting lens materials, optical lenses, color-change products, and photochromic dyes. PPG Industries, Inc. was incorporated in 1883 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

PPG Stock Price History

PPG Stock News Headlines

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Paints & allied products
Diversified Chemicals
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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High Stock Price Target
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Potential Upside/Downside
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Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
17 Analysts


Net Income
$1.27 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$18.25 billion
Cash Flow
$10.03 per share
Book Value
$34.03 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$31.32 billion

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PPG Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell PPG Industries stock right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PPG Industries in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" PPG shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PPG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is PPG Industries' stock price target for 2024?

17 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for PPG Industries' stock. Their PPG share price targets range from $140.00 to $166.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $155.47 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have PPG shares performed in 2024?

PPG Industries' stock was trading at $149.55 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, PPG stock has decreased by 10.6% and is now trading at $133.75.
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Are investors shorting PPG Industries?

PPG Industries saw a decrease in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,520,000 shares, a decrease of 31.7% from the April 15th total of 3,690,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,730,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.5 days. Approximately 1.1% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is PPG Industries' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 18th 2024.
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How were PPG Industries' earnings last quarter?

PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) released its earnings results on Friday, April, 19th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.86 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $1.86. The specialty chemicals company earned $4.31 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.43 billion. PPG Industries had a net margin of 7.74% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 22.98%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 1.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.82 earnings per share.
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How often does PPG Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PPG Industries?

PPG Industries declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 18th. Investors of record on Friday, May 10th will be given a dividend of $0.65 per share on Wednesday, June 12th. This represents a $2.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.94%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 9th.
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Is PPG Industries a good dividend stock?

PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) pays an annual dividend of $2.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.93%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 53 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 43.92%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, PPG will have a dividend payout ratio of 27.66% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will PPG Industries' stock buyback program work?

PPG Industries announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback program on Thursday, April 18th 2024, which authorizes the company to repurchase $2,500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to reacquire up to 8.1% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has PPG Industries issued on next quarter's earnings?

PPG Industries updated its second quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 18th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 2.420-2.520 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 2.550. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Michael H. McGarry's approval rating as PPG Industries' CEO?

337 employees have rated PPG Industries Chief Executive Officer Michael H. McGarry on Michael H. McGarry has an approval rating of 65% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of PPG Industries own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other PPG Industries investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Coca-Cola (KO), AbbVie (ABBV), Home Depot (HD), Procter & Gamble (PG), Intel (INTC), Walt Disney (DIS), Chevron (CVX) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are PPG Industries' major shareholders?

PPG Industries' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.24%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (1.42%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.82%), ProShare Advisors LLC (0.53%), First Eagle Investment Management LLC (0.49%) and Raymond James & Associates (0.32%). Insiders that own company stock include Anne M Foulkes, Michael H Mcgarry, Rebecca B Liebert, Timothy M Knavish and Vincent J Morales.
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How do I buy shares of PPG Industries?

Shares of PPG stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does PPG Industries have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of PPG Industries: AIPCF V Texstars Blocker Inc., AkzoNobel, Alpha Coating Technologies LLC, Alpha Coatings Inc., Broad Range Development Limited, CG Holdings Manufacturing Co., Centro de Investigación en Polímeros S.A. de C.V., Chemfil Canada Limited, Chorlton Trade Paints Limited, Comercial Mexicana de Pinturas S.A. de C.V., Comex, Comex Industrial Coatings S.A. de C.V., Consorcio Comex S.A. de C.V., Cristacol S.A., Cuming Microwave Corporation, Deutek SA, Dexmet Corporation, Dexmet Holding Corporation, Distribuidora Kroma S.A. de C.V., EPIC Insurance Co. Ltd., Eberle Design Inc., Empresa Aga S.A. de C.V., Ennis Canadian Holding Company, Ennis Paint Canada ULC, Ennis Paint Netherlands Holdings LLC, Ennis Paint U.K. Holding Company Limited, Ennis Traffic Safety Solutions Pty Ltd, Ennis-Flint, Ennis-Flint Inc., Foshan Bairun Chemicals Co. Ltd., Fpu Industrial S.A. de C.V., Grupo Comex S.A. de C.V., Hemmelrath Automotive Coatings (Jilin) Co. Ltd., Hemmelrath International Trade (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Hodij Coatings B.V., Homax Products, Industria Chimica Reggiana I.C.R. SPA, Johnstone’s Paints Limited, Kalon Investment Company Limited, Kalon South Africa Proprietary Limited, Karl Woerwag Lack-und Farbenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG, Masterwork Paint, MetoKote Corporation, MetoKote Mexico Holdings Inc., MetoKote UK Limited, MetoKote de Mexico S. de RL de CV, Milamar Coatings LLC, OOO Tikkurila, PPG A P Resinas S.A. de C.V., PPG AC - France SA, PPG ALESCO Automotive Finishes Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., PPG Aerospace Materials (Suzhou) Co. Ltd., PPG Architectural Coatings (Puerto Rico) Inc., PPG Architectural Coatings Canada Inc./PPG Revêtements Architecturaux Canada Inc., PPG Architectural Coatings Ireland Limited, PPG Architectural Coatings Italy S.r.l, PPG Architectural Coatings UK Limited, PPG Architectural Finishes Inc., PPG Asian Paints Private Ltd., PPG Business Services S.A. de C.V., PPG COATINGS SINGAPORE PTE. LTD., PPG Canada Inc., PPG Cetelon Lackfabrik GmbH, PPG Cieszyn S.A., PPG Coatings (Hong Kong) Co. Limited, PPG Coatings (Kunshan) Co. Ltd., PPG Coatings (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., PPG Coatings (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., PPG Coatings (Thailand) Co. Ltd., PPG Coatings (Tianjin) Co. Ltd., PPG Coatings (Wuhu) Company Ltd., PPG Coatings (Zhangjiagang) Co. Ltd., PPG Coatings B.V., PPG Coatings Belgium BV, PPG Coatings Danmark A/S, PPG Coatings Deutschland GmbH, PPG Coatings Europe B.V., PPG Coatings Nederland BV, PPG Coatings S.A., PPG Coatings South Africa (Pty) Ltd., PPG DYRUP S.A., PPG Deco Czech a.s., PPG Deco Polska sp. z.o.o., PPG Deco Slovakia s.r.o., PPG Deutschland Business Support GmbH, PPG Deutschland Sales & Services GmbH, PPG Distribution S.A.S., PPG Europe B.V., PPG Finance B.V., PPG Finland Oy, PPG France Business Support S.A.S., PPG France Manufacturing S.A.S., PPG Guadeloupe SAS, PPG Hemmelrath Lackfabrik GmbH, PPG Holdco SAS, PPG Holdings (U.K.) Limited, PPG Holdings Argentina USA LLC, PPG Holdings Latin America USA LLC, PPG Ibérica S.A., PPG Ibérica Sales & Services S.L., PPG Industrial Coatings B.V., PPG Industrial do Brasil - Tintas E. Vernizes - Ltda., PPG Industries (Korea) Ltd., PPG Industries (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., PPG Industries (UK) Ltd, PPG Industries Argentina S.R.L., PPG Industries Australia PTY Limited A.C.N. 055 500 939, PPG Industries Colombia Ltda., PPG Industries Delfzijl B.V., PPG Industries Europe Sàrl, PPG Industries France S.A.S., PPG Industries International Inc., PPG Industries Italia S.r.l., PPG Industries Kimya a Sanayi VE Ticaret AS, PPG Industries LLC, PPG Industries Lackfabrik GmbH, PPG Industries Lipetsk LLC, PPG Industries Middle East FZE, PPG Industries Netherlands B.V., PPG Industries New Zealand Limited, PPG Industries Ohio Inc., PPG Industries Poland Sp. Z.o.o., PPG Industries Securities LLC, PPG Industries de Mexico S.A. de C.V., PPG Investment (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., PPG Italia Business Support S.r.l., PPG Italia Sales & Services S.r.l., PPG Japan Ltd., PPG Kansai Automotive Finishes Canada LP, PPG Kansai Automotive Finishes U.K. LLP, PPG Kansai Automotive Finishes U.S. LLC, PPG Luxembourg Finance S.àR.L., PPG Luxembourg Holdings S.àR.L., PPG Management (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., PPG Packaging Coatings (Suzhou) Co. Ltd., PPG Paints Trading (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., PPG Performance Coatings (Hong Kong) Limited, PPG Powder Coatings (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., PPG Refinish Distribution Limited, PPG Romania S.A., PPG Réunion SAS, PPG SSC Co. Ltd., PPG Switzerland GmbH, PPG Trilak Korlátolt FelelősségüTárasaság (PPG Trilak Kft.), PPG Vietnam Co. Ltd., PRC-DeSoto Australia Pty Ltd., PRC-DeSoto International Inc., PT. PPG Coatings Indonesia, Painter's Supply, Paintzen, Peintures de Paris SAS, Plásticos Envolventes S.A. de C.V., Polymeric Systems Inc., ProCoatings B.V., ProCoatings BV, Protec Pty Ltd, Reno A&E LLC, Revocoat France SAS, Revocoat Holding SAS, Revocoat Iberica SLU, Revocoat S.A.S, Road Infrastructure Investment Holdings Inc., SEM Products Inc., Sealants Europe SAS, Sierracin Corporation, Sierracin/Sylmar Corporation, Sigma Marine & Protective Coatings Holding B.V., SigmaKalon (BC) UK Limited, SigmaKalon Group, Sikar (Shanghai) Trading Co. Ltd., Spraylat International Ltd, Texstars LLC, The Crown Group Co., The Crown Group Inc, The Homax Group, Tikkurila Group, Tikkurila Oyj, Tikkurila Sverige AB, Traffic Safety Intermediate LLC, Traffic Safety Parent LLC, VF Specialty Products LLC, Vanex Inc., Vernisol S.p.A., VersaFlex Acquisition Corp., VersaFlex Inc., VersaFlex Intermediate Holdings LLC, Versaflex, Viasa S.A. de C.V., Whitford, Whitford B.V., Whitford Corporation, Whitford Jiangmen Ltd., Whitford Ltd. (HK), Whitford Ltd. (UK), Whitford Pte. Ltd., Whitford S.r.l., Whitford Worldwide Company LLC, and Worwag Coatings.
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This page (NYSE:PPG) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by Staff

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