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 25872. Since its IPO date on the 4/6/1983, PPG Industries, Inc., PPG performance year to date is 0.73%. Today PPG Industries, Inc., PPG has gained -0.79%, with a current price of 97.23.
Ownership of the company is 0.38% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 72.70%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 46.10%. Return of assets are at 5.20%, 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 0.75. While Total debt/equity is 0.88. With a profit margin of 5.90%, this is combined with a gross margin of 45.20%, and operating margin of 8.30%. PPG Industries, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.4, 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 -5.86%. The 52-week high is -15.91%, and the 52-week low is 11.76%. The average volume for PPG Industries, Inc., PPG is 230295.
With a target price of 110.53, 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 32.94 and a forward P/E of 15.39. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 4.05. PPG Industries, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.73 and 5.19 respectively. For P/cash, PPG Industries, Inc. has a value of 26.54, while it is 369.6 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 97.23, PPG Industries, Inc. has a dividend yield of 1.63%. We see a return on equity of 17.20%.
Looking more long-term PPG Industries, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 8.13%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 7.88% 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.