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  • Previous Rank190
  • Revenues ($M)15,607
  • Revenue Percent Change2.6%
  • Profits ($M)2,102
  • Profits Percent Change-34.9%
  • Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)30,763

Founded as Pittsburg Plate Glass, the company makes paint, protective and decorative coatings, flat glass, and glass products and has 156 manufacturing facilities in 70 countries.

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Company Info

CEO
Michael H. McGarry
Industry
Chemicals
Sector
Chemicals
HQ Location
Pittsburgh, PA
Websitehttp://www.ppg.com
Years on List21

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)15,6072.6%
Profits ($M)2,102-34.9%
Total Stockholder Equity5,180-
Employees44,400-
Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)30,763-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues13.5%
Profits as % of Assets12%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity40.6%

Earnings Per Share (last fiscal year)

Earnings Per Share ($)15.03
EPS % Change (from 2013)-32.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)49.2%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)14.3%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2014)23.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)34.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)16.2%