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PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 15, 2017

PPG Industries, Inc. ( PPG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 15, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PPG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that PPG has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of PPG was $100.81, representing a -13.84% decrease from the 52 week high of $117 and a 12.46% increase over the 52 week low of $89.64.

PPG is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Valspar Corporation ( VAL ) and Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. ( AXTA ). PPG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.27. Zacks Investment Research reports PPG's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 6.96%, compared to an industry average of 9.6%.

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:

  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF ( RTM )
  • Vanguard Materials ETF - DNQ ( VAW )
  • iShares Morningstar Large-Cap ETF ( JKD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RTM with an increase of 15.22% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PPG at 3.99%.

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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