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 28112.11. Since its IPO date on the 4/6/1983, PPG Industries, Inc., PPG performance year to date is 7.68%. Today PPG Industries, Inc., PPG has gained 1.18%, with a current price of 106.45.
Ownership of the company is 0.30% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 74.40%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 27.20%. Return of assets are at 8.50%, 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 0.83. While Total debt/equity is 0.96. With a profit margin of 9.60%, this is combined with a gross margin of 44.80%, and operating margin of 14.30%. PPG Industries, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.6, while the quick ratio is 1.2.
For the last year PPG Industries, Inc., PPG has seen a EPS growth of 30.50%. A performance for the year of 9.85%. The 52-week high is -8.33%, and the 52-week low is 30.28%. The average volume for PPG Industries, Inc., PPG is 803785.
With a target price of 123.11, 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 19.46 and a forward P/E of 15.44. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.2. PPG Industries, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.84 and 5.26 respectively. For P/cash, PPG Industries, Inc. has a value of 16.84, while it is 37.63 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 106.45, PPG Industries, Inc. has a dividend yield of 1.52%. We see a return on equity of 28.40%.
Looking more long-term PPG Industries, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 8.87%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 9.98% 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.