PPG Industries, Inc., PPG is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Specialty Chemicals in the sector of Basic Materials. Based in USA, PPG Industries, Inc., PPG has a market cap of 28260.92. Since its IPO date on the 4/6/1983, PPG Industries, Inc., PPG performance year to date is 8.40%. Today PPG Industries, Inc., PPG has gained 3.19%, with a current price of 106.32.
Ownership of the company is 0.40% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 74.30%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 27.20%. Return of assets are at 8.20%, with return on investment at 15.80%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, PPG Industries, Inc., PPG is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.82. While Total debt/equity is 0.83. With a profit margin of 9.30%, this is combined with a gross margin of 44.30%, and operating margin of 12.90%. PPG Industries, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.5, while the quick ratio is 1.1.
For the last year PPG Industries, Inc., PPG has seen a EPS growth of 30.50%. A performance for the year of -4.24%. The 52-week high is -8.80%, and the 52-week low is 29.63%. The average volume for PPG Industries, Inc., PPG is 1649140.
With a target price of 124.11, can PPG Industries, Inc., PPG reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of PPG Industries, Inc., PPG. PPG Industries, Inc. has a P/E of 20.22 and a forward P/E of 15.18. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.97. PPG Industries, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.84 and 5.51 respectively. For P/cash, PPG Industries, Inc. has a value of 27.44, while it is 19.41 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 106.32, PPG Industries, Inc. has a dividend yield of 1.50%. We see a return on equity of 28.00%.
Looking more long-term PPG Industries, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 10.27%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 11.12% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 30.50% for this year and for the last five years a 17.20% growth has been seen.