Today’s top gainers include the company PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) which is in the industry Specialty Chemicals, gaining -1.87% today. In the last week its performance is 0.51%, and -4.85% for the past quarter. Currently, PPG Industries, Inc., PPG has a target price of 124.11, so today’s gain of -1.87% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.94%.
PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG), has a market cap of 29444.03, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.40%, and institutional ownership is 74.30%.
At the current price of 107.97, it has a dividend yield of 1.45%, and its target price is 124.11. This is with a profit margin of 9.30%, and total debt/equity of 0.83. PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) has a P/E of 20.93, as well as a forward P/E of 15.74.
With a current EPS of 5.26, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 11.14%,PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 17.20%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 10.27%.
Performance for the year is 3.16%. Since its IPO date on 4/6/1983, the total performance to date is 12.19%.
Volume today for PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG), is 1128586, while its average volume is 1443.75. Whilst the total gain today was -1.87%, it did have a day high of -2.96%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.25%, and 1.74% for the month. The 52-week low for PPG Industries, Inc., PPG has been 31.64%, while the 52-week-high has reached -7.38%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 15.80%, and its return on assets is 8.20%. PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) has an operating margin of 12.90%. With a sales growth of 0.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that PPG Industries, Inc., PPG is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 0.82, and has a current ratio of 1.5 and 1.1 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of PPG Industries, Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.04, and the P/S is 1.92, along with a P/B of 5.7. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 28.59.