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Last $108.38 USD
Change Today -0.14 / -0.13%
Volume 1.4M
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ppg industries inc (PPG) Snapshot

Open
$109.00
Previous Close
$108.52
Day High
$109.37
Day Low
$108.18
52 Week High
03/4/15 - $118.95
52 Week Low
10/16/14 - $85.78
Market Cap
29.3B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.6M
EPS TTM
$5.27
Shares Outstanding
270.7M
EX-Date
08/6/15
P/E TM
20.6x
Dividend
$1.44
Dividend Yield
1.26%
Current Stock Chart for PPG INDUSTRIES INC (PPG)

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ppg industries inc (PPG) Details

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 Opens PPG PAINTS™ Stores in Pittsburgh

PPG Industries announced the grand opening of PPG PAINTS™ stores in its global headquarters community of Pittsburgh. PPG is renovating the 16 stores, which were acquired from two independent paint retailers in 2014, to dramatically enhance the customer experience with expanded store footprints, customer-friendly service counters, color selection tools and colorful, well-lit interiors. Interior walls are branded with PPG’s signature blue and large colorful stripes that reflect the PPG Paints logo, which also appears on a fleet of 24 delivery vehicles that serve the Pittsburgh area. In-store representatives are available to provide painting professionals and do-it-yourself consumers with expert project and product guidance and personalized service. In addition to more than 30 lines of paint and stain products, the stores provide a selection of supplies and equipment such as brushes, paint applicators, spray equipment, caulk and patching materials. Each store includes a PPG Color Work Station, which offers tools to help customers choose the right colors for home painting projects. The work station’s 42-inch digital touchscreen enables users to virtually paint room images and share “painted” images via email with friends and family. The display showcases a palette of more than 2,000 available colors through large, designer-sized take-home color strips, coordinated palettes and magazine-like color cards to make color selection easier and more inspiring. In addition, the stores offer color consultation services with PPG designers. The introduction of the new PPG Paints store brand in the Pittsburgh market is part of a national rollout of PPG Paints stores. PPG’s 635 company-owned stores across the U.S. will now operate under the PPG Paints brand name. PPG Paints stores is the second-largest paint store network in the U.S.

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.

 

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Valuation PPG Industry Range
Price/Earnings 26.8x
Price/Sales 1.9x
Price/Book 5.7x
Price/Cash Flow 18.3x
TEV/Sales 1.5x
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