NYSE:APD - Air Products & Chemicals Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $164.72 +0.51 (+0.31 %) (As of 08/17/2018 09:11 AM ET)Previous Close$164.21Today's Range$164.08 - $165.4252-Week Range$143.79 - $175.17Volume1.17 million shsAverage Volume1.08 million shsMarket Capitalization$34.62 billionP/E Ratio26.10Dividend Yield2.68%Beta1.09 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. provides atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, electronics and performance materials, equipment, and services worldwide. The company produces atmospheric gases, including oxygen, nitrogen, argon, and rare gases; process gases, such as hydrogen, helium, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, syngas, and specialty gases; and equipment for the production or processing of gases comprising air separation units and non-cryogenic generators for customers in various industries, including metals, glass, chemical processing, electronics, energy production and refining, food processing, metallurgical, medical, and general manufacturing. It also designs and manufactures equipment for air separation, hydrocarbon recovery and purification, natural gas liquefaction, and liquid helium and liquid hydrogen transport and storage. Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. was founded in 1940 and is headquartered in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Receive APD News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for APD and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals Sub-IndustryIndustrial Gases SectorBasic Materials SymbolNYSE:APD CUSIP00915810 Webwww.airproducts.com Phone610-481-4911 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.35 Current Ratio2.40 Quick Ratio2.24 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio26.10 Forward P/E Ratio22.11 P/E Growth1.31 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$8.19 billion Price / Sales4.41 Cash Flow$10.7872 per share Price / Cash15.27 Book Value$46.73 per share Price / Book3.52 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.31 Net Income$3.00 billion Net Margins17.13% Return on Equity15.15% Return on Assets8.56% Miscellaneous Employees15,300 Outstanding Shares219,270,000Market Cap$34.62 billion Air Products & Chemicals (NYSE:APD) Frequently Asked Questions What is Air Products & Chemicals' stock symbol? Air Products & Chemicals trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "APD." How often does Air Products & Chemicals pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Air Products & Chemicals? Air Products & Chemicals announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 19th. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 1st will be paid a dividend of $1.10 per share on Monday, November 12th. This represents a $4.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.67%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 28th. View Air Products & Chemicals' Dividend History. How were Air Products & Chemicals' earnings last quarter? Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 26th. The basic materials company reported $1.95 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.84 by $0.11. The basic materials company earned $2.26 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.31 billion. Air Products & Chemicals had a net margin of 17.13% and a return on equity of 15.15%. Air Products & Chemicals's revenue for the quarter was up 6.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.65 earnings per share. View Air Products & Chemicals' Earnings History. When is Air Products & Chemicals' next earnings date? Air Products & Chemicals is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Air Products & Chemicals. What guidance has Air Products & Chemicals issued on next quarter's earnings? Air Products & Chemicals updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.95-2.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.02. What price target have analysts set for APD? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Air Products & Chemicals' shares. Their predictions range from $148.00 to $215.00. On average, they anticipate Air Products & Chemicals' stock price to reach $186.5333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Air Products & Chemicals. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Air Products & Chemicals? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Air Products & Chemicals in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Air Products & Chemicals. Who are some of Air Products & Chemicals' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Air Products & Chemicals include Praxair (PX), JSR Corp/ADR (JSCPY), Kronos Worldwide (KRO), Minerals Technologies (MTX), Tronox (TROX), Valhi (VHI), Venator Materials (VNTR), Luxfer (LXFR), NL Industries (NL), LSB Industries (LXU), Hydrogenics (HYGS) and Polydex Pharmaceuticals (POLXF). Who are Air Products & Chemicals' key executives? Air Products & Chemicals' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Seifollah Ghasemi, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 74)Mr. Michael Scott Crocco, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)Mr. Corning F. Painter, Exec. VP of Industrial Gases (Age 56)Dr. Samir J. Serhan, Exec. VP (Age 57)Mr. Russell A. Flugel, VP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 48) Has Air Products & Chemicals been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about APD stock has been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Air Products & Chemicals earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.00 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.59 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Air Products & Chemicals. Who are Air Products & Chemicals' major shareholders? Air Products & Chemicals' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.19%), Bank of America Corp DE (3.29%), FMR LLC (2.03%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.84%), Findlay Park Partners LLP (1.46%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.44%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Air Products & Chemicals. Which major investors are selling Air Products & Chemicals stock? APD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Fred Alger Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec and Stelliam Investment Management LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Air Products & Chemicals. Which major investors are buying Air Products & Chemicals stock? APD stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Luminus Management LLC, Findlay Park Partners LLP, Calamos Advisors LLC, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Sei Investments Co. and Moneta Group Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Air Products & Chemicals. How do I buy shares of Air Products & Chemicals? Shares of APD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Air Products & Chemicals' stock price today? One share of APD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $164.72. How big of a company is Air Products & Chemicals? Air Products & Chemicals has a market capitalization of $34.62 billion and generates $8.19 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $3.00 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.31 on an earnings per share basis. Air Products & Chemicals employs 15,300 workers across the globe. How can I contact Air Products & Chemicals? Air Products & Chemicals' mailing address is 7201 HAMILTON BOULEVARD, ALLENTOWN PA, 18195. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 610-481-4911 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Air Products & Chemicals (NYSE APD)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 395 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 392 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 787MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Air Products & Chemicals and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe APD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe APD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Asset Allocation Models, Which is Right For You?