Fact based stock research
PPG (NYSE:PPG)


PPG stock research in summary

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PPG shares have a HOLD rating. They are good value and are safely financed, but show below average growth. We recommend holding PPG shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country USA
Industry Specialty Chemicals
Index S&P 500
Size class X-Large

February 9, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()







 

Research History: PPG

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
39
67
64
64
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
47
41
33
33
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
50
61
60
60
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
53
62
50
50

Last update of Combined Rank: 9-Feb-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is PPG in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

VALUE METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
PRICE VS. REVENUES (P/S)
58
67
45
45
PRICE VS. PROFITS (P/E)
82
61
82
82
PRICE VS. CAPITAL (Market-to-Book)
32
24
30
30
DIVIDEND YIELD
44
66
74
74
CONSOLIDATED RANK: VALUE
39
67
64
64

Last update of Value Rank: 9-Feb-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of PPG; except for dividend yield where the rank is higher, the higher the yield.


Growth Metrics in Detail

GROWTH METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
REVENUE GROWTH
51
34
25
25
PROFIT GROWTH
66
50
27
27
STOCK RETURNS
23
67
60
60
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
47
41
33
33

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 30-Sep-2017. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of PPG.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
22
18
47
47
REFINANCING
57
57
LIQUIDITY
84
77
60
60
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
50
61
60
60

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 31-Jan-2018. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of PPG and the more cash is available to service its debt.


Stock analysis by the purely financial fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety for PPG from February 9, 2018.