PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG)

144.55
0.49 0.34
NYSE
Prev Close 145.04
Open 146.00
Day Low/High 142.77 / 146.41
52 Wk Low/High 69.77 / 153.81
Volume 1.26M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 236.20B
Market Cap 34.97B
P/E Ratio 32.61
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

My Takeaways and Observations

"It's not the news that counts -- it's how the stock market reacts to the news that counts." -- Richard Russell (hat tip to Sir Jeff Saut for the source of the quote) The above quote filled my head most of the day (General Motors , Ford , Caterpilla...

Cramer: Home Improvement Sector Could Use Some Improvement

Cramer: Home Improvement Sector Could Use Some Improvement

Results from Home Depot and others are worrisome.

PPG Industries Shares Decline Following Downgrade

PPG Industries Shares Decline Following Downgrade

PPG Industries was downgraded to NEUTRAL from BUY by analysts at Goldman Sachs.

Whither PPG?

Whither PPG?

PPG is flirting with key support. It could get nasty from here.

Selloff Hasn't Prompted Move to Metals

Selloff Hasn't Prompted Move to Metals

We may see some selling going into the next rate hike, but I still have bullish hopes for gold.

The Market Outlook Worsens

This morning the yield on the 10-year U.S. note climbed another three basis points to 1.76%. The yield is now 41 basis points above July levels, serving to underscore my notion that a Generational Low in Bond Yields already has occurred.  Meanwhile,...

PPG downgraded at Deutsche

Trade of the Week

As you all know I give a lot of thought to my Trade of the Week, as I did over the weekend, once again.   We are doing well on these "Trades" recently - lets see if the skein can be continued!   I am thinking that today's market rally is a bit of a ...

Another Industrial Takes a Hit

Industrial markets remain weak (more on this later in the day). Toward that end, Dover warns, which follows last week's lower guidance at Honeywell and PPG and adds to earnings problems in the important industrial sector.

It Isn't a Picture-Perfect Market (Technically Speaking)

Here are some of my amateur technical observations from my fundamental perspective. To begin with, the averages have been narrowly range-bound and many groups have undergone meaningful corrections. Fifty percent of the stocks in the broader S&P 1500...

Cramer: Why Can't They Kill This Thing?

Cramer: Why Can't They Kill This Thing?

The market just won't give up the ghost.

Closing Bell: Tyson Slumps as Price-Fixing Reports Resurface; U.S. Stocks Fluctuate

Closing Bell: Tyson Slumps as Price-Fixing Reports Resurface; U.S. Stocks Fluctuate

Stocks wavered in an unsettled session before ending with slight losses. A miss on the headline jobs number raised questions over the Federal Reserve's rate-hike plans.

Cramer: 2 Economies, Maybe Just 1 Winner

Cramer: 2 Economies, Maybe Just 1 Winner

Technology is a necessity for taking share in a slow-growth world.

Pound 'Flash Crash' Says Own Gold

Pound 'Flash Crash' Says Own Gold

The gold liquidation has provided "cleaner" positioning.

Beware the Industrial Space

Be careful of exposure in the industrial space. Shortfalls by Honeywell and PPG today are warning signposts. My view continues to be that the domestic economic outlook is deteriorating. More on this next week.

Cramer: When in Doubt, Don't Go With the Apocalypse

Cramer: When in Doubt, Don't Go With the Apocalypse

One company indicates that business is good in the all-important non-residential construction sector.

Cramer: The Answer to This Market: Part 2

Cramer: The Answer to This Market: Part 2

I learned a long time ago, don’t outthink it.

Cramer: A Small Fed Interest Rate Hike Is a Buying Opportunity

Cramer: A Small Fed Interest Rate Hike Is a Buying Opportunity

The housing sector is marching on, pulling the economy along.

PPG Breaks Out on MetoKote Acquisition

PPG Breaks Out on MetoKote Acquisition

The stock sets up well for more upside and should be considered a low-risk buy on weakness. 

Jim Cramer Says Buy Industrial Stocks if Friday's Jobs Report Is Strong

Jim Cramer Says Buy Industrial Stocks if Friday's Jobs Report Is Strong

TheStreet's Jim Cramer says if Friday's job report comes in strong, it may be an opportunity to buy stocks.

Sherwin-Williams' $11.3B Valspar Deal Offers Inroads in Asia, Europe

Sherwin-Williams' $11.3B Valspar Deal Offers Inroads in Asia, Europe

Sherwin-Williams Co. (SHW) has agreed to pay $11.3 billion to acquire rival paint and coatings producer Valspar Corp. (VAL).

Jim Cramer Wants to Buy Shares of Sherwin-Williams

Jim Cramer Wants to Buy Shares of Sherwin-Williams

TheStreet's Jim Cramer is keeping an eye on shares of Sherwin-Williams, following its roughly $9 billion acquisition of Valspar.

Cramer: SHW-VAL Tie-Up Shows Why It's So Tough to Bet Against This Sucker

Cramer: SHW-VAL Tie-Up Shows Why It's So Tough to Bet Against This Sucker

The upside is glaring, and it is terrific.

3 Companies Send Clear Signals That a Recession Is Coming

3 Companies Send Clear Signals That a Recession Is Coming

A wave of potential restructurings is forming.

Jim Cramer Buying Shares of Bank of America, PayPal, Likes Google

Jim Cramer Buying Shares of Bank of America, PayPal, Likes Google

Jim Cramer is adding shares of Bank of America to the AAP portfolio because it's the bank most levered to higher short-term rates.

Oil Prices Are Primed to Rally (Plus: GT, PPG, CYBR)

Oil Prices Are Primed to Rally (Plus: GT, PPG, CYBR)

We think that there might be more chance for crude oil futures to trade higher the next several weeks

Targets of Market Hatred Can Change Daily

Targets of Market Hatred Can Change Daily

It used to be industrials, now it's health care.

Rotation Is Enough to Make Your Head Spin

Rotation Is Enough to Make Your Head Spin

Bad news isn't always a bad thing.

PPG Industries Is Painting a Bullish Picture; Shares Could Rally 10%

PPG Industries Is Painting a Bullish Picture; Shares Could Rally 10%

The charts show that we could be in the bullish phase of a classic pattern: the head-and-shoulders formation.