NYSE:PPG - PPG Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$103.23 -2.56 (-2.42 %)
(As of 12/10/2018 08:21 AM ET)
Previous Close$105.79
Today's Range$102.60 - $107.54
52-Week Range$94.37 - $122.07
Volume1.18 million shs
Average Volume1.48 million shs
Market Capitalization$24.76 billion
P/E Ratio17.59
Dividend Yield1.86%
Beta1.38
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.99
Current Ratio1.71
Quick Ratio1.22

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.59
Forward P/E Ratio17.77
P/E Growth2.13

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.75 billion
Price / Sales1.68
Cash Flow$7.7558 per share
Price / Cash Flow13.31
Book Value$22.29 per share
Price / Book4.63

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.87
Net Income$1.59 billion
Net Margins8.34%
Return on Equity27.83%
Return on Assets8.73%

Miscellaneous

Employees28,200
Outstanding Shares239,880,000
Market Cap$24.76 billion
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, October 18th. Investors of record on Monday, November 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.48 per share on Wednesday, December 12th. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.86%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 8th. View PPG Industries' Dividend History.

How will PPG Industries' stock buyback program work?

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

How were PPG Industries' earnings last quarter?

PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 18th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.45 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $1.45. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $3.82 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.81 billion. PPG Industries had a return on equity of 27.83% and a net margin of 8.34%. PPG Industries's revenue for the quarter was up 1.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.52 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, January 17th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for PPG Industries.

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

PPG Industries updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 18th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.03-1.13 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.15. PPG Industries also updated its Q4 2018 guidance to $1.03-1.13 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for PPG?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for PPG Industries' shares. Their predictions range from $105.00 to $139.00. On average, they anticipate PPG Industries' share price to reach $119.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for PPG Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PPG Industries?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PPG Industries in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings, 7 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for PPG Industries.

Has PPG Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about PPG stock have trended very positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. PPG Industries earned a news sentiment score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely 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 (AKZOY), Nippon Paint (NPCPF), RPM International (RPM), Axalta Coating Systems (AXTA) and Ferro (FOE).

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 of Law, Compliance & Special Projects (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)

Who are PPG Industries' major shareholders?

PPG Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (9.80%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.33%), BlackRock Inc. (6.03%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (2.07%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.46%) and Capital World Investors (1.06%). 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 institutional investors are selling PPG Industries stock?

PPG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, FMR LLC, BlackRock Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Clearbridge Investments LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Vanguard Group Inc. and Capital World Investors. View Insider Buying and Selling for PPG Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying PPG Industries stock?

PPG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Morgan Stanley, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Luminus Management LLC, Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Wells Fargo & Company MN and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company . 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 $103.23.

How big of a company is PPG Industries?

PPG Industries has a market capitalization of $24.76 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.

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:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  627 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  513 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,140
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 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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