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Relatively High Level of Cash Detected in Shares of PPG Industries in the Specialty Chemicals Industry (PPG, ASH, CE, GRA, IFF)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Specialty Chemicals industry with the highest cash equivalents (CE). Analysts use CE as a measure to compare the cash cushion of companies in the same industry.

PPG Industries ranks highest with a CE of $1,000. Following is Ashland with a CE of $1,000. Celanese ranks third highest with a CE of $982.

WR Grace follows with a CE of $331, and International Flavors & Fragrances rounds out the top five with a CE of $272.

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Keywords: highest level of cash PPG Industries ashland Celanese wr grace international flavors & fragrances