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

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$110.95 +0.92 (+0.84 %)
(As of 03/19/2019 06:04 AM ET)
Previous Close$110.03
Today's Range$109.65 - $111.04
52-Week Range$94.37 - $116.73
Volume1.73 million shs
Average Volume1.26 million shs
Market Capitalization$26.20 billion
P/E Ratio18.74
Dividend Yield1.74%
Beta1.19
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

Industry N/A
Sub-IndustryDiversified Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP69350610
Phone412-434-3131

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.37 billion
Cash Flow$8.0985 per share
Book Value$19.73 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.34 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees28,200
Market Cap$26.20 billion
Next Earnings Date4/18/2019 (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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 18th. Investors of record on Friday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.48 per share on Tuesday, March 12th. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.73%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 21st. View PPG Industries' Dividend History.

How will PPG Industries' stock buyback program work?

PPG Industries declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Friday, December 15th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $2,500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are usually an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were PPG Industries' earnings last quarter?

PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 17th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.15 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.10 by $0.05. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $3.65 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.65 billion. PPG Industries had a return on equity of 28.47% and a net margin of 8.84%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.19 EPS. 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, April 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for PPG Industries.

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

PPG Industries updated its first quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 17th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.18-1.23 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.42.

What price target have analysts set for PPG?

16 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for PPG Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $96.43 to $136.00. On average, they expect PPG Industries' stock price to reach $116.8792 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for PPG Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PPG Industries?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PPG Industries in the last year. There are currently 8 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?

Media coverage about PPG stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. PPG Industries earned a daily sentiment score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of PPG Industries' key competitors?

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), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Walt Disney (DIS), Home Depot (HD), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Mcdonald's (MCD), Alphabet (GOOG), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC) and Starbucks (SBUX).

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. Glenn E. Bost II, Sr. VP of Law, Compliance & Special Projects (Age 67)
  • Mr. Timothy M. Knavish, Sr. VP, Architectural Coatings & Pres PPG EMEA (Age 53)
  • Ms. Rebecca B. Liebert, Sr. VP of Automotive Coatings (Age 51)

Who are PPG Industries' major shareholders?

PPG Industries' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (10.06%), BlackRock Inc. (6.10%), Trian Fund Management L.P. (2.92%), Parnassus Investments CA (1.74%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.18%) and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.17%). 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 Two Sigma Advisers LP, FMR LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Martingale Asset Management L P, Gillespie Robinson & Grimm Inc., BTIM Corp. and First Manhattan Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for PPG Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying PPG Industries stock?

PPG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Trian Fund Management L.P., Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Norges Bank, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC and AMF Pensionsforsakring AB. 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 $110.95.

How big of a company is PPG Industries?

PPG Industries has a market capitalization of $26.20 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 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:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  659 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  550 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,209
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This page was last updated on 3/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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