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

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$109.88 +1.46 (+1.35 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$108.85
Today's Range$108.85 - $110.47
52-Week Range$100.36 - $122.07
Volume36,948 shs
Average Volume1.67 million shs
Market Capitalization$26.01 billion
P/E Ratio18.68
Dividend Yield1.79%
Beta1.51
PPG Industries logoPPG 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
SymbolNYSE:PPG
CUSIP69350610
Phone412-434-3131

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.01
Current Ratio1.70
Quick Ratio1.22

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio18.68
Forward P/E Ratio17.72
P/E Growth2.07

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.75 billion
Price / Sales1.80
Cash Flow$7.9278 per share
Price / Cash13.86
Book Value$22.29 per share
Price / Book4.93

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.87
Net Income$1.59 billion
Net Margins9.87%
Return on Equity27.36%
Return on Assets8.84%

Miscellaneous

Employees28,200
Outstanding Shares242,020,000
Market Cap$26.01 billion

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, July 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.48 per share on Wednesday, September 12th. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.75%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 9th. This is a boost from PPG Industries's previous quarterly dividend of $0.45. View PPG Industries' Dividend History.

How will PPG Industries' stock buyback program work?

PPG Industries declared that its board has approved a share buyback program on Friday, December 15th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $2,500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows 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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 19th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.90 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.88 by $0.02. The specialty chemicals company earned $4.13 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.12 billion. PPG Industries had a net margin of 9.87% and a return on equity of 27.36%. The firm's revenue was up 8.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $1.83 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, October, 18th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for PPG Industries.

What price target have analysts set for PPG?

17 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for PPG Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $110.00 to $139.00. On average, they anticipate PPG Industries' share price to reach $122.2941 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.5% 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 11 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for PPG Industries.

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 & 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?

Media coverage about PPG stock has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. PPG Industries earned a daily sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the specialty chemicals company an impact score of 46.65 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for PPG Industries.

Who are PPG Industries' major shareholders?

PPG Industries' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (9.14%), BlackRock Inc. (6.13%), Parnassus Investments CA (1.76%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.40%), Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. (1.31%) and Bank of America Corp DE (1.26%). 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 OppenheimerFunds Inc., Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Findlay Park Partners LLP, Tesco Pension Investment Ltd, Morgan Stanley, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlackRock Inc. and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for PPG Industries.

Which major investors are buying PPG Industries stock?

PPG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Parnassus Investments CA, Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Bank of America Corp DE, FMR LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc. and Confluence Investment Management 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 $109.73.

How big of a company is PPG Industries?

PPG Industries has a market capitalization of $26.01 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:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  568 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  445 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,013
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This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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