Praxair Company Profile (NYSE:PX)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Praxair (NYSE:PX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 9 Hold Rating(s), 2 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.08)
Consensus Price Target: $114.58 (2.16% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Praxair (NYSE:PX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/15/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$120.00 -> $123.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/6/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$100.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/2/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$112.00 -> $120.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/2/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$109.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price Target$97.00 -> $102.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$114.00 -> $120.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/24/2016Credit Suisse Group AGInitiated CoverageNeutral$107.00 -> $117.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/22/2016SusquehannaBoost Price TargetNeutral$106.00 -> $110.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/1/2016Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$120.00 -> $106.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/22/2016Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageUnderperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/13/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> Accumulate$115.00 -> $115.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/14/2015KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$120.00 -> $118.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/28/2015William BlairReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/12/2014Tigress FinancialInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/31/2014First AnalysisUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$155.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Praxair (NYSE:PX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/28/2016        
7/28/2016Q216$1.36$1.39$2.60 billion$2.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2016Q116$1.27$1.28$2.49 billion$2.51 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2016Q415$1.47$1.47$2.67 billion$2.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2015Q315$1.45$1.46$2.78 billion$2.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2015Q215$1.45$1.45$2.86 billion$2.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2015Q115$1.44$1.43$2.96 billion$2.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2015Q414$1.57$1.57$3.08 billion$3.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2014Q314$1.63$1.62$3.17 billion$3.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2014Q214$1.59$1.58$3.16 billion$3.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2014Q114$1.51$1.51$3.06 billion$3.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2014Q413$1.55$1.59$3.05 billion$3.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2013Q313$1.52$1.51$3.03 billion$3.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2013Q2 2013$1.49$1.49$3.00 billion$3.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2013Q1 2013$1.38$1.38$2.89 billion$2.89 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/23/2013Q4 2012$1.38$1.38$2.78 billion$2.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/24/2012$1.39$1.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2012$1.42$1.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/25/2012$1.36$1.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/25/2012$1.37$1.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/26/2011$1.39$1.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/27/2011$1.37$1.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/27/2011$1.26$1.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2011$1.23$1.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Praxair (NYSE:PX)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20169$1.22$1.44$1.32
Q2 20165$1.35$1.47$1.38
Q3 20165$1.38$1.49$1.43
Q4 20165$1.44$1.59$1.49
Q1 20171$1.53$1.53$1.53
Q2 20171$1.56$1.56$1.56
Q3 20171$1.65$1.65$1.65
Q4 20171$1.67$1.67$1.67
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Praxair (NYSE:PX)
Annual Dividend:$3.00
Dividend Yield:2.56%
Payout Ratio:58.03% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
53.96% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
49.02% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:9.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Praxair (NYSE:PX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
7/28/2016quarterly$0.759/6/20169/8/20169/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2016quarterly$0.752.56%6/3/20166/7/20166/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2016quarterly$0.752.84%3/3/20163/7/20163/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2015quarterly$0.7212/3/201512/7/201512/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2015quarterly$0.722.5%9/3/20159/8/20159/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2015quarterly$0.722.29%6/3/20156/5/20156/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2015quarterly$0.723/4/20153/6/20153/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2014quarterly$0.6512/3/201412/5/201412/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2014quarterly$0.652.01%9/4/20149/8/20149/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2014quarterly$0.651.97%6/4/20146/6/20146/16/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2014quarterly$0.652.07%3/5/20143/7/20143/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2013quarterly$0.601.93%12/4/201312/6/201312/16/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2013quarterly$0.609/6/20139/16/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2013quarterly$0.602.13%6/5/20136/7/20136/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/23/2013quarterly$0.602.16%3/5/20133/7/20133/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Praxair (NYSE:PX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/6/2016Robert L WoodDirectorSell6,550$114.34$748,927.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/7/2016Stephen F AngelCEOBuy5,000$97.80$489,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/23/2015Stephen F AngelCEOBuy5,000$101.54$507,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/8/2015Stephen F AngelCEOBuy5,000$103.56$517,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2015Robert L WoodDirectorSell7,620$121.68$927,201.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/2/2015Stephen F AngelCEOSell182,028$129.10$23,499,814.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2015Stephen F AngelCEOSell5,472$129.00$705,888.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/3/2015Elizabeth T HirschVPSell16,000$122.56$1,960,960.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/3/2015Raymond W LeboeufDirectorSell7,620$123.05$937,641.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/6/2014Ira D HallDirectorSell3,900$126.46$493,194.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/6/2014James T BreedloveVPSell4,120$126.52$521,262.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/4/2014Claire W GargalliDirectorSell5,000$123.78$618,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/5/2014James BreedloveVPSell18,000$130.64$2,351,520.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/1/2014Claire GargalliDirectorSell2,932$130.09$381,423.88View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/4/2014Wayne SmithDirectorSell5,419$131.27$711,352.13View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/28/2014Robert WoodDirectorSell4,600$130.81$601,726.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/18/2014Eduardo MenezesEVPSell31,130$129.76$4,039,428.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/18/2014James BreedloveVPSell40,000$129.83$5,193,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/4/2013James T BreedloveVPSell2,000$123.95$247,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/29/2013Raymond W LeboeufDirectorSell5,275$119.00$627,725.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/26/2013James T BreedloveVPSell4,000$118.60$474,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/26/2013Raymond P RobergeSVPSell3,918$118.38$463,812.84View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/17/2013Ira D HallDirectorSell1,900$115.28$219,032.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2013Larry D McvayDirectorSell2,859$114.65$327,784.35View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2013Claire W GargalliDirectorSell1,658$113.12$187,552.96View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Praxair (NYSE:PX)
DateHeadline
07/29/16 08:28 AMPraxair Names Hoyt VP and Controller; Pelaez Appointed Director, Investor Relations; Hirsch Retires - [at noodls] - July 29, 2016 DANBURY, Conn., July 29, 2016 - Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) has named Kelcey E. Hoyt vice president and controller. She succeeds Elizabeth T. Hirsch who is retiring from the company after 18 ...
07/29/16 08:00 AMPraxair Names Hoyt VP and Controller; Pelaez Appointed Director, Investor Relations; Hirsch Announces Retirement - [Business Wire] - Praxair, Inc. has named Kelcey E. Hoyt vice president and controller. She succeeds Elizabeth T. Hirsch who is retiring from the company after 18 years of service. Hirsch has served as Praxair’s vice president and controller for six years.
07/28/16 10:00 AMPraxair Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today -
07/28/16 09:15 AMPraxair Inc.: Praxair Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results
07/28/16 09:15 AMPraxair Reports Second-Quarter 2016 Results
07/28/16 09:15 AMPraxair Inc Bottom Line Drops 5% In Q2
07/28/16 09:15 AMPraxair (PX) Beats on Q2 Earnings & Revenues
07/28/16 08:00 AMPraxair (PX) Beats on Q2 Earnings & Revenues; Revises View -
07/28/16 06:07 AMQ2 2016 Praxair Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
07/28/16 05:54 AMPRAXAIR INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
07/28/16 05:18 AMPraxair Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results - [at noodls] - July 28, 2016 Sales of $2.7 billion; EPS of $1.39 Operating and EBITDA margins of 22.1% and 33.0%, respectively Strong operating cash flow of $0.7 billion, 26% of sales Completed European carbon dioxide ...
07/28/16 05:18 AMPraxair Declares Dividend in Third Quarter 2016 - [at noodls] - July 28, 2016 DANBURY, Conn., July 28, 2016 - The board of directors of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) has declared a quarterly dividend of 75.0 cents per share, unchanged from the previous quarter. The dividend ...
07/28/16 05:15 AMPraxair beats Street 2Q forecasts -
07/27/16 08:08 AMPhilex’s 1H2016 core net income at P774.0 million, up 49% - [at noodls] - FIRST PACIFIC COMPANY LIMITED 第一太平有限公司 (Incorporated with limited liability under the laws of Bermuda) Press Release Wednesday, 27 July 2016 Philex's 1H2016 core net income at P774.0 million, up 49% The ...
07/27/16 08:08 AMOverseas Regulatory Announcement: Disclosure filed by Philex Mining Corporation ("Philex") with the Philippine Stock Exchange, in relation to Philex's press release on its unaudited financial statements for the first six months ended 30 Jun - [at noodls] - Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited take no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, make no representation as to its accuracy or completeness ...
07/27/16 08:06 AMHow Does APD Compare to Its Peers ahead of Fiscal 3Q16? -
07/26/16 06:23 PMPraxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) To Report June 2016 Results - The Voice Registrar
07/26/16 09:17 AMWhich way Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) earnings may go - The Voice Registrar
07/25/16 08:09 AMAnalysts Expect APD’s Net Profit Margin to Rise in Fiscal 3Q16 -
07/22/16 05:51 PMStock Focus: Following Analyst Expectations on Shares of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) - TGP
07/22/16 05:51 PMA Look at the Stock Strength for Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Engelwood Daily
07/22/16 05:51 PMPraxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
07/22/16 05:51 PMShares Stumbling of Late: Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - TGP
07/22/16 05:51 PMIs this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX)? - The Daily Leicester
07/22/16 05:51 PMFriday Session Wrap-up for Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Engelwood Daily
07/22/16 05:51 PMUpdate on Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) for the day - Twin County News
07/21/16 06:19 PMEarnings Focus and Crowd Sourced Sentiment Review for Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) - TGP
07/21/16 06:19 PMStock Catching Eyes of Investors: Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - TGP
07/21/16 08:52 AMPraxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX): Sell-Side Ratings and Company Earnings Glance - Engelwood Daily
07/20/16 06:51 PMStock Strength in Focus for Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Press Telegraph
07/20/16 08:49 AMWaste to Energy Multi-Billion Dollar Industry's Plasma Arc Gasification Boosts The Demand For Alternative-Energy Technologies Across The Globe
07/19/16 06:07 PMStock Check-In at the Close: Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - TGP
07/19/16 06:07 PMPraxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) from Chemicals – Major Diversified – Todays Top Gains - Twin County News
07/19/16 04:17 AMSolid Performer in Focus: Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Engelwood Daily
07/19/16 04:17 AMPraxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) – Top Stock from Basic Materials Sector - The Daily Leicester
07/18/16 11:29 AMMarathon Asset Management Llp Decreased Stake in Praxair INC (NYSE:PX) by $3.38 Million as Shares Rose - Consumer Eagle
07/18/16 11:29 AMShare Performance Summary for: Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Press Telegraph
07/18/16 11:29 AMWhich way Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) insiders are heading - Review Fortune
07/15/16 04:59 PMPraxair : Expands Helium Supply in Central Europe
07/15/16 11:08 AMPrior Trading Session Wrap-Up: Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Press Telegraph
07/15/16 11:08 AMBroker Outlook For Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Fiscal Standard
07/15/16 11:08 AMToday's Top Gainers in the Market Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) from Basic Materials - The Daily Leicester
07/14/16 06:14 PMIs Praxair Inc.(NYSE: PX), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester
07/14/16 09:36 AMAnalyst Target and Average Rating Watch: Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Press Telegraph
07/14/16 05:58 AMPraxair (PX) to Buy Helium from Polskie, Shares Up 0.5% -
07/13/16 06:23 PMInsiders are Gradually Selling Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Telanagana Press
07/13/16 06:23 PMStock Wooing Investors After Increase: Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Telanagana Press
07/13/16 06:23 PMIs This the Right Time to Add Praxair Inc (NYSE:PX) to Your Portfolio? - Street Report
07/12/16 06:15 PMPraxair, Inc. Common Stock (PX) Position Up in Latest Report from Factory Mutual Insurance Co Last Quarter
07/12/16 10:22 AMCompany Update (NYSE:PX): Praxair Expands Helium Supply in Central Europe

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About Praxair

Praxair logoPraxair, Inc. is an industrial gas supplier in North and South America, Asia and Europe. The Company's operations are organized into five segments, four of which have been determined on a geographic basis of segmentation: North America, Europe, South America and Asia. In addition, the Company operates its surface technologies business through its subsidiary, Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc., which represents the fifth segment. The Company's products in its industrial gases business include atmospheric gases (oxygen, nitrogen, argon, rare gases) and process gases (carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, electronic gases, specialty gases, acetylene). The Company also designs, engineers and builds equipment that produces industrial gases primarily for internal use. The Company's Surface Technologies segment, operated through Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc., supplies wear-resistant and high-temperature corrosion-resistant metallic and ceramic coatings and powders.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Chemicals - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Gases
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: PX
  • CUSIP: 74005P10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $117.11
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $114.33
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $110.35
  • P/E Ratio: 22.55
  • P/E Growth: 3.33
  • Market Cap: $33.19B
  • Beta: 0.91
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.56 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.12 EPS
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Praxair (NYSE:PX) Chart for Friday, July, 29, 2016