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 (3.22% 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 7/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Praxair (NYSE:PX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/28/2016Q216$1.36$2.60 billionListenView 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:2.53%
Payout Ratio:58.03% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
53.96% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
48.78% (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
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
07/26/16 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
07/12/16 08:23 AMPraxair Expands Helium Supply in Central Europe - [at noodls] - July 12, 2016 DANBURY, Conn., July 12, 2016 - Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) announced today that it has signed a long-term agreement for the purchase of liquid helium from Polskie Górnictwo Naftowe i Gazownictwo ...
07/11/16 05:56 PMMarathon Asset Management Llp Decreased Stake in Praxair INC (NYSE:PX) by $3.38 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 05:56 PMLeading stocks in today's market: Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Twin County News
07/11/16 02:50 PMAir Products Gets Upgrade to Buy -
07/10/16 05:18 PMStock on the Rise for the Quarter: Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Engelwood Daily
07/10/16 05:18 PMStock Performance Rundown on: Praxair Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Press Telegraph
07/10/16 05:18 PMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) - Fiscal Standard
07/10/16 10:02 AMCambridge Trust Company Increased Praxair INC (NYSE:PX) by $6.91 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
07/10/16 10:02 AMPraxair Inc. (PX) Pops 2.59% for July 08 - Equities.com
07/10/16 10:02 AMA look at a High Market Cap Stock: Praxair Inc., PX - The Daily Leicester
07/06/16 06:14 PMMarket Update (NYSE:PX): Praxair Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings and Conference Call Schedule
07/06/16 10:40 AMPraxair Inc.: Praxair Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings and Conference Call Schedule
07/06/16 08:21 AMPraxair Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings and Conference Call Schedule - [at noodls] - July 06, 2016 DANBURY, Conn., July 6, 2016 - Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) will release its second quarter 2016 financial results on Thursday, July 28, 2016, before the market opens and will host a conference ...
07/05/16 10:26 AMWere Analysts Bullish Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) This Week? - Engelwood Daily
07/05/16 07:07 AMPraxair, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PX-US : July 5, 2016 -
07/04/16 05:10 PMMarathon Asset Management Llp Decreased Stake in Praxair INC (NYSE:PX) by $3.38 Million as Shares Rose - Engelwood Daily

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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: $118.39
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $113.86
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $110.09
  • P/E Ratio: 22.95
  • P/E Growth: 3.34
  • Market Cap: $33.77B
  • Beta: 0.91
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.56 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.15 EPS
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Praxair (NYSE:PX) Chart for Wednesday, July, 27, 2016