NYSE:PPG - PPG Industries Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $106.45 +1.04 (+0.99 %) (As of 07/18/2018 02:25 PM ET)Previous Close$106.33Today's Range$105.62 - $107.4252-Week Range$100.36 - $122.07Volume194,661 shsAverage Volume2.02 million shsMarket Capitalization$25.58 billionP/E Ratio18.13Dividend Yield1.76%Beta1.52 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart 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 SymbolNYSE:PPG CUSIP69350610 Webwww.ppg.com Phone412-434-3131 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.95 Current Ratio1.76 Quick Ratio1.28 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.13 Forward P/E Ratio16.74 P/E Growth1.79 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$14.75 billion Price / Sales1.80 Cash Flow$8.0644 per share Price / Cash13.20 Book Value$22.29 per share Price / Book4.78 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.87 Net Income$1.59 billion Net Margins10.94% Return on Equity26.53% Return on Assets8.84% Miscellaneous Employees28,200 Outstanding Shares249,880,000Market Cap$25,580.28 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 Thursday, April 19th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.45 per share on Tuesday, June 12th. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.69%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 9th. View PPG Industries' Dividend History. How will PPG Industries' stock buyback program work? PPG Industries announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Friday, December 15th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $2,500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were PPG Industries' earnings last quarter? PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) released its earnings results on Thursday, April, 19th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.49 by $0.10. The specialty chemicals company earned $3.79 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.72 billion. PPG Industries had a return on equity of 26.53% and a net margin of 10.94%. PPG Industries's revenue for the quarter was up 8.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.35 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, 19th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for PPG Industries. What price target have analysts set for PPG? 17 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for PPG Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $113.00 to $139.00. On average, they anticipate PPG Industries' stock price to reach $122.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for PPG Industries. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PPG Industries? 17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PPG Industries in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of PPG Industries' key competitors? Some companies that are related to PPG Industries include BP (BP), Basf (BASFY), BHP Billiton (BLT), BHP Billiton (BHP), Basf (BAS), Rio Tinto plc ADR Common Stock (RIO), SHOWA DENKO KK/ADR (SHWDY), Suncor Energy (SU), Vale (VALE), Rio Tinto (RIO), GLENCORE PLC/ADR (GLNCY), Monsanto (MON), Glencore (GLEN), AIR LIQUIDE/ADR (AIQUY) and TC PIPELINES LP Common Stock (TRP). 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 & Gen. Counsel (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) Has PPG Industries been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about PPG stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. PPG Industries earned a news sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 44.72 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are PPG Industries' major shareholders? PPG Industries' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (0.09%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.06%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%), Westpac Banking Corp (0.05%), Rathbone Brothers plc (0.04%) and Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund (0.03%). Company insiders that own PPG Industries stock include Glenn E Bost II, Jean-Marie Greindl, Timothy M Knavish 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 Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Bank of Montreal Can, Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund, Marshwinds Advisory Co., Retirement Systems of Alabama, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Trust Co. of Vermont and New England Research & Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold PPG Industries company stock in the last year include Glenn E Bost II, Jean-Marie Greindl and Viktoras R Sekmakas. 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 Confluence Investment Management LLC, Westpac Banking Corp, Rathbone Brothers plc, CenturyLink Investment Management Co, Calamos Advisors LLC, Cohen Klingenstein LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC. 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 $106.40. How big of a company is PPG Industries? PPG Industries has a market capitalization of $25.58 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. 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: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 544 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 410 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 954MarketBeat'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 7/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Are analyst ratings accurate?