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

PPG Industries, Inc. ( PPG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 09, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 12, 2018. 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. At the current stock price of $106.21, the dividend yield is 1.69%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PPG was $106.21, representing a -12.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $122.07 and a 5.73% increase over the 52 week low of $100.45.

PPG is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. ( AXTA ) and RPM International Inc. ( RPM ). PPG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.42. Zacks Investment Research reports PPG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 8.58%, compared to an industry average of 16.8%.

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 )
  • Vanguard Materials ETF ( VAW )
  • Fidelity MSCI Materials Index ETF ( FMAT )
  • iShares Trust ( MATF )
  • Columbia Sustainable U.S. Equity Income ETF ( ESGS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is JHMA with an decrease of -0.56% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PPG at 5.34%.

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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