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

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$109.11 +1.85 (+1.72 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 03:55 PM ET)
Previous Close$107.26
Today's Range$107.68 - $109.21
52-Week Range$94.37 - $118.62
Volume1.04 million shs
Average Volume1.37 million shs
Market Capitalization$26.17 billion
P/E Ratio18.43
Dividend Yield1.79%
Beta1.2
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 Paints & allied products
Sub-IndustryDiversified Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP69350610
Phone412-434-3131

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.37 billion
Cash Flow$8.2038 per share
Book Value$22.29 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.34 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees28,200
Market Cap$26.17 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.48 per share on Tuesday, March 12th. This represents a $1.92 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 21st. View PPG Industries' Dividend History.

How will PPG Industries' stock buyback program work?

PPG Industries declared that its board has authorized a share repurchase program on Friday, December 15th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $2,500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were PPG Industries' earnings last quarter?

PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) released its earnings results on Thursday, January, 17th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the 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 net margin of 8.84% and a return on equity of 27.86%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 1.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior 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 EPS guidance of $1.18-1.23 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.42.

What price target have analysts set for PPG?

17 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for PPG Industries' stock. Their predictions range from $96.43 to $136.00. On average, they anticipate PPG Industries' stock price to reach $117.2450 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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 9 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 trended positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. PPG Industries earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of PPG Industries' key competitors?

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 (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 major 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, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Martingale Asset Management L P, Gillespie Robinson & Grimm Inc., BTIM Corp., First Manhattan Co., Parnassus Investments CA and Paloma Partners Management Co. View Insider Buying and Selling for PPG Industries.

Which major investors are buying PPG Industries stock?

PPG stock was acquired 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, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, AMF Pensionsforsakring AB and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. 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 $109.11.

How big of a company is PPG Industries?

PPG Industries has a market capitalization of $26.17 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:  651 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  542 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,193
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This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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