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Jan. 26, 2022, 5:18 p.m. EST

PPG Industries Inc. stock falls Wednesday, underperforms market

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Shares of PPG Industries Inc. (NYS:PPG) dropped 0.32% to $153.49 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.15% to 4,349.93 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.38% to 34,168.09. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. PPG Industries Inc. closed $29.48 below its 52-week high ($182.97), which the company achieved on June 7th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Sherwin-Williams Co. (NYS:SHW) fell 0.51% to $292.75, BASF SE ADR (OTC:BASFY) rose 1.24% to $18.83, and Owens Corning (NYS:OC) fell 1.71% to $87.84. Trading volume (1.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.2 M.

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