Equity Research firms currently have a positive stance on shares of PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG). The majority of analysts covering the equity have either a Buy or Strong Buy recommendation on the stock, yielding a consensus score of 1.80. This is based on the research brokerage reports taken into consideration by Thomson Reuters. Those same analysts are projecting that the stock will reach $123.11 on a short term basis.
At the time of writing, the stock was trading at $101.99. This represents a change from the opening price of -1.75%. In terms of performance, year to date, the stock is 5.87%. The monthly stock performance comes in at -2.40%. For the quarter, shares are performing at 1.16%. Weekly performance analysis shows the equity at 1.27%.
In taking a look at technical levels, shares are trading -2.10% away from the 50 day simple moving average and -1.38% away from the 200 day simple moving average. Based on a recent bid, the stock is trading -12.17% away from it’s 52- week high and 16.73% away from its 52 week low. After the recent moves, investors may also look to see if the stock has entered oversold or overbought territory and could be ripe for a bounce. As of writing, PPG Industries, Inc.’s RSI stands at 45.32. In looking at volatility levels, the shares saw weekly volatility of 1.29% and 1.41% over the past month.