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PPG Industries Stock Forecast, Price & News

-5.71 (-3.98 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $137.82
50-Day Range
MA: $145.76
52-Week Range
Now: $137.82
Volume2.54 million shs
Average Volume1.62 million shs
Market Capitalization$32.55 billion
P/E Ratio30.42
Dividend Yield1.50%
PPG Industries, Inc. manufactures and distributes paints, coatings, and specialty materials worldwide. The company's Performance Coatings segment offers coatings, solvents, adhesives, sundries, and software for automotive and commercial transport/fleet repair and refurbishing, light industrial coatings, and specialty coatings for signs; and coatings, sealants, transparencies, transparent armor, adhesives, and packaging and chemical management services for commercial, military, regional jet, and general aviation aircraft. It also provides coatings and finishes for the protection of metals and structures, such as metal fabricators, heavy duty maintenance contractors, and manufacturers of ships, bridges, and rail cars; and paints, wood stains, and purchased sundries for painting and maintenance contractors, and consumers for decoration and maintenance of residential and commercial building structures. The company's Industrial Coatings segment provides coatings, adhesives and sealants, and metal pretreatments, as well as services and coatings applications for automotive original equipment manufacturers; appliances, agricultural and construction equipment, consumer electronics, automotive parts and accessories, building products, transportation vehicles and other finished products; and on-site coatings services. It also provides coatings for the protection, performance, and decoration of metal cans, closures, plastic tubes, industrial packaging, and promotional and specialty packaging. In addition, this segment offers amorphous precipitated silica for tire, battery separator, and other end-uses; TESLIN substrates for labels, e-passports, drivers' licenses, breathable membranes, and other loyalty and identification cards; and organic light emitting diode materials, displays and lighting lens materials, and optical lenses and color-change products, as well as photochromic dyes. The company was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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Overall MarketRank

2.38 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

14th out of 809 stocks

Paints & Allied Products Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Paints & allied products
Sub-IndustryDiversified Chemicals



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.15 billion
Cash Flow$7.64 per share
Book Value$22.85 per share


Net Income$1.24 billion


Market Cap$32.55 billion
Next Earnings Date4/26/2021 (Estimated)
-5.71 (-3.98 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has PPG Industries' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

PPG Industries' stock was trading at $96.97 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PPG shares have increased by 42.1% and is now trading at $137.82.
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Is PPG Industries a buy right now?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PPG Industries in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" PPG Industries stock.
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What is Michael H. McGarry's approval rating as PPG Industries' CEO?

337 employees have rated PPG Industries CEO Michael H. McGarry on Glassdoor.com. Michael H. McGarry has an approval rating of 65% among PPG Industries' employees.

When is PPG Industries' next earnings date?

PPG Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 26th 2021.
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How were PPG Industries' earnings last quarter?

PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 20th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.59 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.57 by $0.02. PPG Industries had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 25.01% and a net margin of 7.85%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.31 EPS.
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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, January 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.54 per share on Friday, March 12th. This represents a $2.16 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 18th.
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Is PPG Industries a good dividend stock?

PPG Industries pays an annual dividend of $2.16 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.50%. PPG Industries has been increasing its dividend for 48 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of PPG Industries is 34.73%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, PPG Industries will have a dividend payout ratio of 31.21% next year. This indicates that PPG Industries will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has PPG Industries issued on next quarter's earnings?

PPG Industries issued an update on its first quarter 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 21st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 1.55-1.61 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.47.

What price target have analysts set for PPG?

19 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for PPG Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $82.00 to $178.00. On average, they anticipate PPG Industries' share price to reach $136.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.0%.
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Are investors shorting PPG Industries?

PPG Industries saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,830,000 shares, an increase of 15.4% from the December 15th total of 3,320,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,220,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.1 days. Approximately 1.6% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of PPG Industries' key competitors?

Some companies that are related to PPG Industries include DOW (DOW), FMC (FMC), Eastman Chemical (EMN), Huntsman (HUN), Olin (OLN) and LSB Industries (LXU).
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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), The Coca-Cola (KO), AbbVie (ABBV), The Home Depot (HD), The Procter & Gamble (PG), Intel (INTC), The Walt Disney (DIS), Chevron (CVX) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are PPG Industries' key executives?

PPG Industries' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael H. McGarry, Chairman & CEO (Age 62, Pay $3.29M)
  • Mr. Vincent J. Morales, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54, Pay $1.23M)
  • Mr. Timothy M. Knavish, Exec. VP (Age 54, Pay $1.09M)
  • Mr. Ramaparasad Vadlamannati, Sr. VP of Protective & Marine Coatings and Pres of PPG EMEA (Age 57, Pay $1.15M)
  • Ms. Rebecca B. Liebert, Exec. VP (Age 52, Pay $1.11M)
  • Ms. Malesia Dunn, Exec. Director of PPG Foundation
  • Dr. David Stanley Bem Ph.D., VP of Science & Technology and CTO (Age 50)
  • Mr. John Bruno, Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Anne M. Foulkes, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 57)
  • Ms. Peg Curry, Head of Corp. Bus. Communications & Admin. Sec.

What is PPG Industries' stock symbol?

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

Who are PPG Industries' major shareholders?

PPG Industries' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.14%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.11%), British Airways Pensions Investment Management Ltd (0.05%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.03%), Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC (0.03%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%). Company insiders that own PPG Industries stock include Michael H Mcgarry, Timothy M Knavish, Vadlamannati Ramaprasad, Victoria F Haynes and William E Schaupp.
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Which institutional investors are selling PPG Industries stock?

PPG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Avantax Advisory Services Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Boston Trust Walden Corp, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., TIAA FSB, and Edge Wealth Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold PPG Industries company stock in the last year include Michael H Mcgarry, Timothy M Knavish, and William E Schaupp.
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Which institutional investors are buying PPG Industries stock?

PPG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC, British Airways Pensions Investment Management Ltd, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Northstar Advisory Group LLC, Hotaling Investment Management LLC, Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., and Sound Financial Strategies Group LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is PPG Industries' stock price today?

One share of PPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $137.82.

How big of a company is PPG Industries?

PPG Industries has a market capitalization of $32.55 billion and generates $15.15 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $1.24 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.22 on an earnings per share basis. PPG Industries employs 47,600 workers across the globe.

What is PPG Industries' official website?

The official website for PPG Industries is 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]

This page was last updated on 1/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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