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PPG Industries (PPG) Competitors

$144.37
+0.99 (+0.69%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)

PPG vs. LYB, DD, DOW, NEM, GOLD, NTR, AEM, MT, NUE, and FNV

Should you be buying PPG Industries stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of PPG Industries include LyondellBasell Industries (LYB), DuPont de Nemours (DD), DOW (DOW), Newmont (NEM), Barrick Gold (GOLD), Nutrien (NTR), Agnico Eagle Mines (AEM), ArcelorMittal (MT), Nucor (NUE), and Franco-Nevada (FNV). These companies are all part of the "basic materials" sector.

PPG Industries vs.

LyondellBasell Industries (NYSE:LYB) and PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) are both large-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, dividends, profitability, risk, community ranking, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and media sentiment.

LyondellBasell Industries currently has a consensus price target of $100.92, suggesting a potential upside of 1.66%. PPG Industries has a consensus price target of $158.93, suggesting a potential upside of 10.09%. Given LyondellBasell Industries' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe PPG Industries is more favorable than LyondellBasell Industries.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
LyondellBasell Industries
0 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.46
PPG Industries
1 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
10 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.60

PPG Industries received 213 more outperform votes than LyondellBasell Industries when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.18% of users gave PPG Industries an outperform vote while only 64.17% of users gave LyondellBasell Industries an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
LyondellBasell IndustriesOutperform Votes
736
64.17%
Underperform Votes
411
35.83%
PPG IndustriesOutperform Votes
949
66.18%
Underperform Votes
485
33.82%

PPG Industries has a net margin of 6.96% compared to PPG Industries' net margin of 5.16%. LyondellBasell Industries' return on equity of 23.51% beat PPG Industries' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
LyondellBasell Industries5.16% 21.89% 7.73%
PPG Industries 6.96%23.51%8.33%

In the previous week, LyondellBasell Industries had 14 more articles in the media than PPG Industries. MarketBeat recorded 24 mentions for LyondellBasell Industries and 10 mentions for PPG Industries. LyondellBasell Industries' average media sentiment score of 1.21 beat PPG Industries' score of 0.72 indicating that PPG Industries is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
LyondellBasell Industries
9 Very Positive mention(s)
5 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
PPG Industries
8 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

91.4% of LyondellBasell Industries shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.2% of PPG Industries shares are held by institutional investors. 0.1% of LyondellBasell Industries shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.6% of PPG Industries shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

LyondellBasell Industries pays an annual dividend of $5.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.0%. PPG Industries pays an annual dividend of $2.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. LyondellBasell Industries pays out 77.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. PPG Industries pays out 48.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. LyondellBasell Industries has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years and PPG Industries has raised its dividend for 53 consecutive years.

LyondellBasell Industries has higher revenue and earnings than PPG Industries. LyondellBasell Industries is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than PPG Industries, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
LyondellBasell Industries$41.11B0.78$2.11B$6.4715.34
PPG Industries$18.25B1.86$1.27B$5.3427.04

LyondellBasell Industries has a beta of 1.18, indicating that its stock price is 18% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, PPG Industries has a beta of 1.3, indicating that its stock price is 30% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

PPG Industries beats LyondellBasell Industries on 15 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.


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PPG vs. The Competition

MetricPPG IndustriesPaints & allied products IndustryMaterials SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$33.96B$17.03B$2.73B$17.61B
Dividend Yield1.81%1.30%5.42%3.57%
P/E Ratio27.0424.7093.8024.84
Price / Sales1.861.571,124,003.027.33
Price / Cash14.2014.4023.7817.54
Price / Book4.234.033.356.10
Net Income$1.27B$686.97M$246.52M$870.05M
7 Day Performance1.73%1.63%-0.94%-0.34%
1 Month Performance1.11%-0.24%-1.61%1.85%
1 Year Performance11.30%11.05%145.01%89.27%

PPG Industries Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
LYB
LyondellBasell Industries
4.4125 of 5 stars
$96.27
-1.5%
$100.92
+4.8%
+2.7%$31.23B$41.11B14.8819,300Dividend Announcement
Positive News
DD
DuPont de Nemours
4.4808 of 5 stars
$67.98
-0.7%
$75.67
+11.3%
-4.1%$28.39B$12.07B73.1024,000Positive News
DOW
DOW
4.2743 of 5 stars
$54.71
-1.4%
$56.00
+2.4%
-2.4%$38.37B$44.62B66.7235,900
NEM
Newmont
4.9165 of 5 stars
$33.18
-0.7%
$54.26
+63.5%
-28.2%$26.37B$11.92B-32.2114,600Earnings Report
Dividend Cut
Analyst Report
Options Volume
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
GOLD
Barrick Gold
4.9213 of 5 stars
$14.74
+0.6%
$23.09
+56.7%
-7.9%$25.72B$11.40B20.4723,000Analyst Report
NTR
Nutrien
4.821 of 5 stars
$50.57
-1.1%
$72.84
+44.0%
-30.7%$25.01B$37.88B11.6824,700Earnings Report
Dividend Increase
Analyst Report
Options Volume
News Coverage
Positive News
AEM
Agnico Eagle Mines
4.7646 of 5 stars
$48.63
+1.7%
$68.50
+40.9%
+9.3%$24.20B$6.63B11.8316,105Earnings Report
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
MT
ArcelorMittal
4.3416 of 5 stars
$26.32
-3.9%
$33.00
+25.4%
-10.2%$21.20B$68.28B26.32154,352Gap Down
NUE
Nucor
3.5564 of 5 stars
$183.99
-0.9%
$174.43
-5.2%
+16.9%$45.23B$34.71B10.2331,400Dividend Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
Options Volume
FNV
Franco-Nevada
4.3201 of 5 stars
$108.06
-0.9%
$152.75
+41.4%
-14.0%$20.77B$1.24B30.5338Positive News

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