PPG Industries stock: buy or sell

PPG stock price: $141.01 0.29% At close on Jan 26th, 2021

Updated on:
Jan 27th, 2021


PPG Industries stock brief

  • PPG Industries closed on Tuesday at $141.01 after scarcely moving a 0.29% breaking a streak of 6 sessions in red.
  • Last Thursday, PPG Industries released its Q4 earnings report
  • Bank of America published a strong buy rating for PPG Industries on Tuesday, with a target of $160.00
  • PPG Industries, Inc. manufactures and distributes paints, coatings, and specialty materials worldwide.

Should I buy PPG Industries stock?

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Is $PPG stock a buy?

Currently, PPG Industries stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy now. This doesn't mean $PPG will slide in coming sessions, or it will not rise higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems

Should I sell PPG Industries stock?

"To sell or not to sell", if you are holding PPG Industries stock?. Trading strategies prevent us from making rash decisions based on our sentiments or the noise surrounding the market. Our trading system selects very simple strategies to guide us on when is a good moment to sell a stock. Be aware that these strategies are not intended for shorting PPG Industries stock

As a rule of thumb, you should never mantain a trading operation that generates higher than expected losses by the time of purchase. When to sell your stock must always be ruled by the stop-loss (automatic or manual)

Is it time to sell PPG Industries stock?

Currently, PPG Industries stock doesn't match any of our preferred sell setups, so if you own PPG Industries stock and your operation is in profit probably is not time to sell now

PPG Industries ratings

In the last 30 days, 5 brokerage ratings were published for PPG Industries. General sentiment is bullish, with 5 out of 5 publishing optimistic forecasts

PPG Industries analysts' ratings - Last month
Brokerage firmRating
Jan 14th, 2021
Berenberg Bank NeutralStrong buy
Jan 25th, 2021
Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft Strong buy
Robert W. Baird Buy
Vertical Research NeutralStrong buy
Jan 26th, 2021
Bank of America NeutralStrong buy

PPG Industries stock analysis

SMAs overview

PPG stock SMAs chart

Supports and resistances

The current resistances are:

  • R1: $149.34 (5.91% above)
  • R2: $149.88 (6.29% above)
  • R3: $153.81 (9.08% above)
  • The current support levels are:

  • S1: $140.83 (-0.13% below)
  • S2: $138.41 (-1.84% below)
  • S3: $137.86 (-2.23% below)
  • Bollinger bands

    Since the price surpassed the upper band on January 13, the price has been corrected downwards by 7.87%. Since the price broke down the lower band last Friday, the price bounced off by 2.51%. The price is trading near to the lower Bollinger band, indicating some level of oversold in recent sessions. This is not a buy point, as price can move in these levels for many days and weeks

    PPG stock Bollinger Bands chart

    Relative strength index

    The has been between the the levels of 30 and 70 for many weeks, and therefore, without this indicator really serving to help us make any decisions.

    PPG stock RSI chart

    PPG Industries stock price history

    PPG Industries started trading priced at an adjusted price1 of $0.00 on Mar 1980. Since then, PPG stock surged by -, with an average of 0.00% per year. An investment of $1,000USD at that time would have a value of $inf today.

    1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits

    PPG stock price history chart

    Price target for PPG Industries stock

    Nobody knows how much a stock will be priced in the future. Banks and financial organisations publish their analysis forecasting how a particular stock will performance in the future.

    Along with buy or sell recommendations, brokerage institutions release their price estimates based on the stock price action and the company fundamental data. Most of these predictions follow the release of new fundamental data by the company, and usually. Again, these predictions are not direct recommendations for individual investors and must not be trusted blindly.

    The average price target for PPG Industries stock calculated from the table below is $161.25. That is a 14.35% than the last price ($141.01).

    PPG Industries stock price predictions
    Brokerage firmPrice target
    Jan 14th, 2021
    Berenberg Bank $135.00$165.00
    Jan 25th, 2021
    Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft $165.00$160.00
    Robert W. Baird $150.00$160.00
    Vertical Research Not available
    Jan 26th, 2021
    Bank of America $160.00

    Earnings and financials

    Last Thursday, PPG Industries, Inc. ($PPG) posted adjusted EPS for that matched Market expectations. Quarterly EPS was $1.59 per share instead of $1.58. Company's revenue resulted of $3.8 billion in contrast to $3.6 billion estimated by market consensus.

    This compares to Earnings of $1.31 per share same quarter last year, so current EPS is an improvement of 21.37%. Revenue slightly moved on an annualized basis in the , from $36.7B to $37.6B last quarter.

    PPG Industries ($PPG) is hosting the earnings call next April. Wall Street expects of $1.47, compared to previous quarter that was $1.59.

    PPG Industries performance

    PPG performance compared
    PPG Industries ($PPG) -1.90% 6.80% 29.50%

    Important note:
    The opinions given in this article are personal and should not be followed as recommendations for you to buy or sell stocks. The author of this document does not have an understanding of the particular circumstances of the reader, his or her own financial statements or his or her own best interests at any given time. All users should speak with their financial advisor before buying or selling any securities Comments are published for informational reasons only

    PPG Industries summary

    Tuesday, January 26th, 2021
    Day range$140.65 - $143.25
    Previous close$140.6
    Session gain0.29%
    Average true range$5.33
    50d mov avg$145.16
    100d mov avg$136.99
    200d mov avg$120.27
    Earnings dateApril 26th, 2021

    Frequently asked questions

    What is PPG Industries stock symbol?

    PPG Industries, Inc. is a public company trading in the US stock market with the PPG symbol

    Is PPG Industries stock a buy or sell?

    PPG Industries received 5 ratings in the last 30 days: 5 bullish, 0 bearish and 0 neutral.

    Will PPG go up?

    PPG Industries had different price predictions issued by analysts in the last 4 weeks setting the target price to $161.25. That is a 14.35% than the current price ($141.01).