Linde AG Company Profile (ETR:LIN)

About Linde AG (ETR:LIN)

Linde AG logoLinde Aktiengesellschaft operates as a gases and engineering company worldwide. The company’s Gases division offers a range of compressed and liquefied gases, and chemicals for use in steel and glass production, chemical and food processing, environmental protection, welding, and electronics industries, as well as in the energy sector. It also produces and distributes oxygen, nitrogen, argon, hydrogen, acetylene, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, shielding gases, noble gases, and high-purity specialty gases for use in industry, commerce, science, and research sectors, as well as develops and distributes procedures and systems for gas applications. In addition, this division offers medical gases and services to the healthcare industry; and support services, technical equipment, and safety products, as well as develops hydrogen technology. Its Engineering division provides planning, project development, and construction services with a focus on market segments, such as olefin plants, natural gas plants, air separation plants, and hydrogen and synthesis gas plants. This division’s plants are used in various fields, including the petrochemical and chemical industries; in refineries and fertilizer plants; to recover air gases; to produce hydrogen and synthesis gases; to treat natural gas; and to produce noble gases. Linde Aktiengesellschaft was founded in 1879 and is headquartered in Munich, Germany.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: €162.29
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: €164.32
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.34
  • P/E Growth: 2.91
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 7.31%
  • Return on Equity: 7.81%
  • Return on Assets: 3.56%
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Linde AG (ETR:LIN)

What is Linde AG's stock symbol?

Linde AG trades on the ETR under the ticker symbol "LIN."

Where is Linde AG's stock going? Where will Linde AG's stock price be in 2017?

24 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Linde AG's shares. Their forecasts range from €120.00 to €210.00. On average, they expect Linde AG's stock price to reach €174.87 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Linde AG.

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Who are Linde AG's key executives?

Linde AG's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Wolfgang Reitzle, Chairman of the Supervisory Board
  • Aldo Ernesto Belloni Ph.D., Chairman of the Executive Board and Chief Executive Officer
  • Michael Diekmann, Second Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board
  • Hans-Dieter Katte, Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Employee Representative
  • Sven Schneider, Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Executive Board
  • Christian Bruch, Member of the Executive Board
  • Bernd Hugo Eulitz, Member of the Executive Board responsible for EMEA Region
  • Sanjiv Lamba, Member of the Executive Board responsible for Asia/Pacific Region
  • Ann-Kristin Achleitner, Member of the Supervisory Board
  • Clemens A. H. Boersig, Independent Member of the Supervisory Board


MarketBeat Community Rating for Linde AG (ETR LIN)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  716 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  648 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,364
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Linde AG (ETR:LIN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 8 Hold Ratings, 13 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.42)
Consensus Price Target: €174.87

Analysts' Ratings History for Linde AG (ETR:LIN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/21/2017Baader BankSet Price TargetBuy€205.00View Rating Details
9/5/2017Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetNeutral€158.00View Rating Details
8/18/2017Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutral€175.00View Rating Details
8/17/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/16/2017Nord/LBSet Price TargetNeutral€156.00View Rating Details
8/15/2017DZ Bank AGReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
7/31/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetBuy€172.00View Rating Details
7/31/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetBuy€206.00View Rating Details
7/31/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoSet Price TargetNeutral€160.00View Rating Details
7/28/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetSell€150.00View Rating Details
7/28/2017Warburg ResearchSet Price TargetBuy€176.00View Rating Details
7/28/2017Commerzbank AgSet Price TargetNeutral€180.00View Rating Details
7/24/2017BNP ParibasSet Price TargetNeutral€175.00View Rating Details
7/7/2017Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetBuy€200.00View Rating Details
6/20/2017Kepler Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy€178.00View Rating Details
6/7/2017Bank of America CorporationSet Price TargetBuy€205.00View Rating Details
6/6/2017HSBC Holdings plcSet Price TargetBuy€187.00View Rating Details
4/28/2017equinet AGSet Price TargetBuy€174.00View Rating Details
3/9/2017Hauck & AufhaeuserSet Price TargetNeutral€163.00View Rating Details
12/27/2016S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetSell€140.00View Rating Details
12/13/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Set Price TargetBuy€204.00View Rating Details
11/30/2016Citigroup Inc.Set Price TargetSell€120.00View Rating Details
11/28/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuy€168.00View Rating Details
11/8/2016Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy€160.00View Rating Details
4/7/2016Bankhaus LampeSet Price TargetNeutral€125.00View Rating Details
2/15/2016Berenberg BankSet Price TargetNeutral€125.00View Rating Details
12/1/2015S&P Equity ResearchSet Price TargetSell€135.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 forward)

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Earnings History for Linde AG (ETR:LIN)
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Dividends

Dividend History for Linde AG (ETR:LIN)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Linde AG (ETR:LIN)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for Linde AG (ETR:LIN)
Latest Headlines for Linde AG (ETR:LIN)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (LIN) Given a €205.00 Price Target at Baader Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 12:44 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLinde Aktiengesellschaft (LNEGY) Presents At Berenberg & Goldman Sachs Sixth German Corporate Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - September 20 at 2:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLinde could lower threshold for Praxair exchange offer -Euro magazine
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 2:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUPDATE 1-Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund backs Linde-Praxair deal
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 2:01 AM
marketwatch.com logoHydrogen Generator Market Analysis Report 2017-2027
www.marketwatch.com - September 13 at 5:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGlobal Electronic Chemicals Market By Application, By Type, By Region, Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2012 - 2026
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 3:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (LIN) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 8:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSanford C. Bernstein Analysts Give Linde AG (LIN) a €158.00 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 8:10 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLinde Aktiengesellschaft (LNEGY) Presents At 10th Annual Longbow Research Investors Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - August 30 at 5:54 AM
seekingalpha.com logoI Am Selling One Half Of My Praxair Position - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - August 21 at 7:34 PM
seekingalpha.com logoMerger Of Equals: Linde Shares More Attractive Relative To Praxair
seekingalpha.com - August 21 at 8:27 AM
rttnews.com logoLinde AG Board Recommends Acceptance Of Exchange Offer By Linde Plc
www.rttnews.com - August 21 at 8:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG's (LIN) Buy Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 4:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoIndependent Research GmbH Analysts Give Linde AG (LIN) a €175.00 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 6:22 AM
bizjournals.com logoLinde Commences Ultra-High Purity Hydrogen Supply for WACKER Polysilicon plant
www.bizjournals.com - August 17 at 1:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (LIN) Given a €156.00 Price Target by Nord/LB Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 10:56 AM
rttnews.com logoLinde: Acceptance Period For Exchange Offer In Praxair Merger Ends On Oct. 24
www.rttnews.com - August 16 at 5:23 AM
marketwatch.com logoLinde: Shares may be tendered for Praxair deal
www.marketwatch.com - August 16 at 5:23 AM
businesswire.com logoLinde plc Commences Exchange Offer for Linde AG Shares
www.businesswire.com - August 16 at 5:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (LIN) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 12:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (LIN) Receives "Neutral" Rating from DZ Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 8:34 PM
reuters.com logoGerman stocks - Factors to watch on August 7
www.reuters.com - August 7 at 3:47 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 425 PRAXAIR INC Filed by: Linde AG - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - August 2 at 3:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (LIN) Given a €149.00 Price Target by Nord/LB Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 10:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (ETR:LIN) PT Set at €172.00 by Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 9:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (ETR:LIN) Given a €160.00 Price Target by J P Morgan Chase & Co Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 7:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (ETR:LIN) PT Set at €205.00 by Baader Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 12:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (ETR:LIN) PT Set at €176.00 by Warburg Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 30 at 6:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (LIN) Given a €175.00 Price Target at Independent Research GmbH
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 30 at 12:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoS&P Global Reiterates €150.00 Price Target for Linde AG (ETR:LIN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 30 at 12:14 PM
marketwatch.com logoLinde profit slides on restructuring costs
www.marketwatch.com - July 29 at 2:25 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLinde AG 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - July 29 at 2:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (ETR:LIN) Given a €180.00 Price Target at Commerzbank Ag
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 6:36 AM
rttnews.com logoLinde HY Operating Profit From Cont. Opns Rises
www.rttnews.com - July 28 at 2:10 AM
marketwatch.com logoLinde further advances its partnership with Wanhua Chemical Group with an additional investment of EUR 108 million in China
www.marketwatch.com - July 26 at 10:12 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Linde advances partnership with Wanhua Chemical Group
www.reuters.com - July 26 at 10:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (ETR:LIN) Given a €175.00 Price Target at BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 11:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (ETR:LIN) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 12:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (LIN) Given a €205.00 Price Target by Baader Bank Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 8:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (LIN) Given a €165.00 Price Target at Sanford C. Bernstein
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 11:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSociete Generale Reiterates €200.00 Price Target for Linde AG (LIN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 7:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (LIN) PT Set at €210.00 by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 11:52 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Fitch says liberalisation of motor rates to hit Chinese insurers - Reuters
www.reuters.com - June 28 at 6:35 AM
reuters.com logoLinde's Lincare settles US whistleblower case for $20 million - Reuters
www.reuters.com - June 28 at 6:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLinde AG (LIN) Given a €176.00 Price Target by Barclays PLC Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 7:50 AM
marketwatch.com logoSINOPEC and Linde sign EUR145 million joint venture to strengthen air gases supply in Ningbo industrial cluster in China
www.marketwatch.com - June 20 at 7:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKepler Capital Markets Reiterates "€178.00" Price Target for Linde AG (LIN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 8:00 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-AEVIS VICTORIA SA: Swiss Medical Network increases purchase offer to shareholders of Linde Holding Biel/Bienne AG
www.reuters.com - June 19 at 5:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKepler Capital Markets Analysts Give Linde AG (LIN) a €178.00 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 8:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDeutsche Bank AG Analysts Give Linde AG (LIN) a €210.00 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 11:44 AM

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