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Last $106.92 USD
Change Today +4.53 / 4.42%
Volume 3.1M
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PPG Industries, Inc. manufactures and distributes coatings, specialty materials, and glass products. The company's Performance Coatings segment provides coatings products for automotive and commercial transport/fleet repair and refurbishing; light industrial and specialty coatings for signs; sealants, coatings, maintenance cleaners, and transparencies for commercial, military, regional jet and general aviation aircraft, and transparent armor for specialty applications; and chemical management services. This segment also offers protective and marine coatings and finishes for the protection of metals and structures to metal fabricators and heavy duty maintenance contractors, as well as to the manufacturers of ships, bridges, and rail cars; architectural coatings used by painting and maintenance contractors, and consumers for decoration and maintenance of residential and commercial building structures; and purchased sundries to painting contractors and consumers. Its Industrial Coatings segment provides adhesives and sealants for the automotive industry, and metal pretreatments and related chemicals for industrial and automotive applications; precipitated silicas for tire, battery separator, and other markets; substrates used in radio frequency identification tags and labels, e-passports, drivers' licenses, and identification cards applications; 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's Glass segment produces flat glass and fiber glass for commercial and residential construction, and wind energy, energy infrastructure, transportation, and electronics industries. PPG Industries, Inc. sells its products through owned stores, home centers, paint dealers, concessionaires, other consumer retail outlets, independent distributors, and directly to customers. The company was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

44,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/19/15
Founded in 1883

ppg industries inc (PPG) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
President, Chief Operating Officer and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $614.6K
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $666.7K
Executive Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $575.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

ppg industries inc (PPG) Key Developments

PPG Industries Inc. Introduces SPECTRACRON SEP Wet-On-Wet Epoxy Primer

PPG Industries Inc. has announced that its industrial coatings business has introduced SPECTRACRON SEP primer, a two-component, or 2K, wet-on-wet epoxy primer that is designed to help original equipment manufacturers, or OEMs, increase production throughput without sacrificing corrosion resistance. By reducing flash times to two minutes, Spectracron SEP primer is enabling OEMs to increase production rates without sacrificing quality while achieving cost savings in other areas of their operation. Spectracron SEP primer can be used on production lines with 5-, 10- and 30-minute flash times, enabling OEMs to simplify stocking and reduce inventory. The product also provides higher-gloss finishes with no solvent-pop or soak-in issues, as well as improved corrosion resistance, cycle times, masking performance and handling. Operational benefits include low volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions, easier application, reduced fluid flows and flush solvents, and lower paint costs. Spectracron SEP primer is engineered for use in all areas of the heavy-duty equipment market and is well-suited for transportation and general finishing as well as propane, water and storage tanks. It is available in green and buff colors, and it may be formulated in other colors for specific applications or customers.

PPG Industries Announces Quarterly Dividend, Payable on Sep. 11

The board of directors of PPG Industries declared a regular quarterly dividend of 36 cents per share, payable Sep. 11 to shareholders of record Aug. 10.

Ppg Industries Announces Management Changes

PPG Industries announced Michael H. McGarry will become President and CEO, effective Sept. 1, 2015. McGarry will join the company’s Board of Directors immediately. McGarry, 57, who has served as PPG’s President and Chief Operating Officer since March, will succeed Chairman and CEO Charles E. Bunch in the role of CEO. Bunch, who has led PPG for the last decade, will continue as Executive Chairman. During his 34 years with PPG, McGarry has served in a variety of key business and functional leadership roles in the United States, Europe and Asia. In recent years, he helped lead several strategic actions that have transformed PPG’s business portfolio, most notably the acquisition of SigmaKalon; the separation of PPG’s former commodity chemicals business; the acquisition and integration of AkzoNobel’s North American architectural coatings business; and, most recently, the acquisition of Consorcio Comex, S.A. de C.V.


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