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PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 09, 2018

PPG Industries, Inc. ( PPG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 09, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.48 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 12, 2018. Shareholders who purchased PPG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.67% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $109.96, the dividend yield is 1.75%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PPG was $109.96, representing a -9.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $122.07 and a 9.57% increase over the 52 week low of $100.36.

PPG is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as RPM International Inc. ( RPM ) and Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. ( AXTA ). PPG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.99. Zacks Investment Research reports PPG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 5.71%, compared to an industry average of 21.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PPG Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to PPG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have PPG as a top-10 holding:

  • John Hancock Multifactor Materials ETF ( JHMA )
  • Fidelity MSCI Materials Index ETF ( FMAT )
  • Vanguard Materials ETF ( VAW )
  • ProShares Trust ( NOBL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is NOBL with an increase of 2.53% over the last 100 days. JHMA has the highest percent weighting of PPG at 5.46%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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