NYSE:PPG - PPG Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $115.53 -1.11 (-0.95 %) (As of 04/25/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$116.64Today's Range$115.09 - $116.3152-Week Range$94.37 - $121.29Volume887,252 shsAverage Volume1.31 million shsMarket Capitalization$27.28 billionP/E Ratio19.52Dividend Yield1.65%Beta1.19 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email PPG 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 Current SymbolNYSE:PPG Previous Symbol CUSIP69350610 CIK79879 Webwww.ppg.com Phone412-434-3131Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.92 Current Ratio1.40 Quick Ratio0.97Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio19.52 Forward P/E Ratio18.34 P/E Growth2.05 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$15.37 billion Price / Sales1.77 Cash Flow$7.9676 per share Price / Cash Flow14.50 Book Value$21.22 per share Price / Book5.44Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.92 Net Income$1.34 billion Net Margins8.67% Return on Equity28.72% Return on Assets8.50%Miscellaneous Employees47,300 Outstanding Shares236,102,000Market Cap$27.28 billion Next Earnings Date7/18/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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, April 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 10th will be given a dividend of $0.48 per share on Wednesday, June 12th. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.66%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 9th. View PPG Industries' Dividend History. How will PPG Industries' stock buyback program work? PPG Industries announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Friday, December 15th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $2,500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were PPG Industries' earnings last quarter? PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 18th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.38 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.21 by $0.17. The specialty chemicals company earned $3.62 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.69 billion. PPG Industries had a return on equity of 28.72% and a net margin of 8.67%. PPG Industries's revenue for the quarter was down 4.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.39 earnings per share. View PPG Industries' Earnings History. When is PPG Industries' next earnings date? PPG Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for PPG Industries. What guidance has PPG Industries issued on next quarter's earnings? PPG Industries issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 18th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.76-1.86 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.87. What price target have analysts set for PPG? 15 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for PPG Industries' stock. Their predictions range from $96.43 to $136.00. On average, they expect PPG Industries' stock price to reach $117.0358 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for PPG Industries. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PPG Industries? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PPG Industries in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings, 6 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for PPG Industries. Has PPG Industries been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about PPG stock has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. PPG Industries earned a media sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of PPG Industries' key competitors? Some companies that are related to PPG Industries include Akzo Nobel (AKZOD), Akzo Nobel (AKZOY), Nippon Paint (NPCPF), RPM International (RPM), Axalta Coating Systems (AXTA) and Ferro (FOE). 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 General Electric (GE), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Home Depot (HD), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Mattel (MAT), Mcdonald's (MCD), AT&T (T), United Technologies (UTX) and PepsiCo (PEP). Who are PPG Industries' key executives? PPG Industries' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Michael H. McGarry, Chairman & CEO (Age 61)Mr. Vincent J. Morales, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53)Mr. Timothy M. Knavish, Sr. VP of Architectural Coatings & Pres PPG EMEA (Age 53)Ms. Rebecca B. Liebert, Sr. VP of Automotive Coatings (Age 51)Mr. David Stanley Bem Ph.D., VP of Science & Technology and CTO Who are PPG Industries' major shareholders? PPG Industries' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BTIM Corp. (0.18%), Strs Ohio (0.13%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.08%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.03%) and First Manhattan Co. (0.03%). Company insiders that own PPG Industries stock include Glenn E Bost II, Jean-Marie Greindl and Viktoras R Sekmakas. View Institutional Ownership Trends for PPG Industries. Which major investors are selling PPG Industries stock? PPG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Manhattan Co., BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Meeder Asset Management Inc., Gillespie Robinson & Grimm Inc., Moody National Bank Trust Division, Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Pensionfund Sabic and Huntington National Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for PPG Industries. Which major investors are buying PPG Industries stock? PPG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BTIM Corp., Pacer Advisors Inc., Confluence Investment Management LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Strs Ohio, Field & Main Bank, Spearhead Capital Advisors LLC and Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV. 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 $115.53. How big of a company is PPG Industries? PPG Industries has a market capitalization of $27.28 billion and generates $15.37 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $1.34 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.92 on an earnings per share basis. PPG Industries employs 47,300 workers across the globe. What is PPG Industries' official website? The official website for PPG Industries is http://www.ppg.com. 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: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 672 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 564 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,236MarketBeat'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. 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