For the readers interested in the stock health of PPG Industries Inc. (PPG). It is currently valued at $158.76. When the transactions were called off in the previous session, Stock hit the highs of $160.25, after setting-off with the price of $159.72. Company’s stock value dipped to $158.04 during the trading on the day. When the trading was stopped its value was $160.43.Recently in News on November 23, 2021, PPG appoints Irene Tasi as chief growth officer. PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced the appointment of Irene Tasi as chief growth officer (CGO), effective December 6, 2021. In this newly created role – which reports to PPG Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Michael McGarry – Tasi will lead and accelerate PPG’s growth agenda with responsibility for corporate strategy, long-range planning, marketing, brand and sales excellence, digital, market-driven innovation, and new growth initiatives. She will be based at PPG’s global headquarters in Pittsburgh and serve as a member of the company’s Operating Committee. You can read further details here
PPG Industries Inc. had a pretty favorable run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $182.97 on 06/07/21, with the lowest value was $132.10 for the same time period, recorded on 02/23/21.
PPG Industries Inc. (PPG) full year performance was 7.32%
Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, PPG Industries Inc. shares are logging -13.23% during the 52-week period from high price, and 20.18% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $132.10 and $182.97.
The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Basic Materials managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 844073 for the day, which was evidently lower, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.
When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the PPG Industries Inc. (PPG) recorded performance in the market was 10.08%, having the revenues showcasing -1.48% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 38.04B, as it employees total of 46900 workers.
Market experts do have their say about PPG Industries Inc. (PPG)
During the last month, 15 analysts gave the PPG Industries Inc. a BUY rating, 1 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 9 analysts were recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 1 of the polled analysts provided SELL rating.
According to the data provided on Barchart.com, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 159.40, with a change in the price was noted -10.25. In a similar fashion, PPG Industries Inc. posted a movement of -6.06% for the period of last 100 days, recording 1,230,101 in trading volumes.
Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metrics that describes the debt, company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity The total Debt to Equity ratio for PPG is recording 1.09 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 0.97.
Technical breakdown of PPG Industries Inc. (PPG)
Raw Stochastic average of PPG Industries Inc. in the period of last 50 days is set at 67.37%. The result represents improvement in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 8.06%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 22.15% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 29.27%.
Bearing in mind the latest performance of PPG Industries Inc., several moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be pessimistic, given the fact the metric is recording 10.08%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably deteriorated by -12.19%, alongside a boost of 7.32% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by -3.37% in the 7-day charts and went down by -1.92% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were lifted by -1.48% during last recorded quarter.