Air Products and Chemicals Company Profile (NYSE:APD)

About Air Products and Chemicals

Air Products and Chemicals logoAir Products and Chemicals, Inc. is an industrial gases company. The Company's Industrial Gases business provides atmospheric and process gases and related equipment to manufacturing markets, including refining and petrochemical, metals, electronics, and food and beverage. The Company operates through seven segments: Industrial Gases-Americas, Industrial Gases-Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), Industrial Gases-Asia, Industrial Gases-Global, Materials Technologies, Energy-from-Waste, and Corporate and other. The Company is also a supplier of liquefied natural gas process technology and equipment. The Company's Materials Technologies business serves the semiconductor, polyurethanes, cleaning and coatings, and adhesives industries. The Company manufactures and distributes products in two lines of business: Industrial Gases and Materials Technologies.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Chemicals - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Gases
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: APD
  • CUSIP: 00915810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $139.38
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $142.47
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $140.94
  • 52-Week Range: $120.59 - $150.45
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 54.09
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.57
  • P/E Growth: -75.43
  • Market Cap: $30.56B
  • Outstanding Shares: 217,589,000
  • Beta: 1.26
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 6.27%
  • Return on Equity: 22.02%
  • Return on Assets: 9.31%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.45%
  • Current Ratio: 1.21%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.10%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $153.08 (8.97% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/13/2017Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageSell$131.00View Rating Details
2/13/2017Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageOverweight$160.00View Rating Details
1/30/2017Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$146.00 -> $140.00View Rating Details
1/23/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/21/2016Monness Crespi & HardtUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$167.00View Rating Details
12/5/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$139.00 -> $165.00View Rating Details
11/29/2016HSBC Holdings plcInitiated CoverageHold$140.00View Rating Details
11/21/2016ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$159.00View Rating Details
10/3/2016Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
9/30/2016Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeUnderweight -> Neutral$125.00 -> $135.00View Rating Details
8/12/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$140.00 -> $160.00View Rating Details
7/11/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeAccumulate -> Buy$165.00View Rating Details
6/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$152.00 -> $150.00View Rating Details
2/22/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncBoost Price TargetNeutral$130.00 -> $145.00View Rating Details
1/22/2016Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageUnderperform -> Neutral$125.00View Rating Details
1/11/2016KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight -> Overweight$148.00View Rating Details
10/8/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$150.00 -> $154.00View Rating Details
9/17/2015William BlairReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/20/2015Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHold$132.00 -> $150.00View Rating Details
4/14/2015SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$160.00 -> $175.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 3/1/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/26/2017        
1/27/2017Q117$1.48$1.47$1.95 billion$1.88 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q416$1.98$2.01$2.45 billion$2.46 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q316$1.90$1.92$2.41 billion$2.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q216$1.81$1.82$2.38 billion$2.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2016Q116$1.71$1.78$2.45 billion$2.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q415$1.80$1.82$2.56 billion$2.45 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q315$1.58$1.65$2.51 billion$2.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q215$1.55$1.55$2.61 billion$2.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q115$1.49$1.55$2.66 billion$2.56 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q414$1.61$1.66$2.73 billion$2.68 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q314$1.45$1.46$2.67 billion$2.64 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q214$1.35$1.32$2.55 billion$2.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q114$1.33$1.34$2.57 billion$2.55 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q413$1.47$1.47$2.68 billion$2.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q3 2013$1.36$1.36$2.53 billion$2.55 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q2 2013$1.37$1.37$2.59 billion$2.48 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q1 2013$1.29$1.30$2.47 billion$2.56 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2012$1.43$1.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$1.41$1.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2012$1.35$1.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2012$1.36$1.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2011$1.52$1.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2011$1.45$1.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$1.39$1.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/21/2011$1.34$1.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.16 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.83 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20169$1.73$1.90$1.80
Q2 201610$1.80$2.00$1.92
Q3 20166$1.89$1.97$1.92
Q4 20163$1.98$1.99$1.98
Q1 20173$1.46$1.50$1.47
Q2 20174$1.35$1.40$1.38
Q3 20174$1.62$1.69$1.65
Q4 20174$1.66$1.71$1.69
Q1 20181$1.63$1.63$1.63
Q2 20181$1.63$1.63$1.63
Q3 20181$1.74$1.74$1.74
Q4 20181$1.75$1.75$1.75
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD)
Annual Dividend:$3.44
Dividend Yield:2.45%
Dividend Growth:7.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:132.82% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
55.84% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
50.37% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:34 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/27/2017quarterly$0.952.68%3/30/20174/3/20175/8/2017
11/16/2016quarterly$0.8612/29/20161/3/20172/13/2017
7/21/2016quarterly$0.8610/6/201610/3/201611/14/2016
5/19/2016quarterly$0.866/29/20167/1/20168/8/2016
3/17/2016quarterly$0.863/30/20164/1/20165/9/2016
11/19/2015quarterly$0.8112/30/20151/4/20162/8/2016
9/16/2015quarterly$0.819/29/201510/1/201511/9/2015
5/21/2015quarterly$0.812.21%6/29/20157/1/20158/10/2015
3/19/2015quarterly$0.812.12%3/30/20154/1/20155/11/2015
11/20/2014quarterly$0.772.12%12/30/20141/2/20152/9/2015
7/18/2014quarterly$0.772.37%9/29/201410/1/201411/10/2014
5/15/2014quarterly$0.772.6%6/27/20147/1/20148/11/2014
3/20/2014quarterly$0.772.52%3/28/20144/1/20145/12/2014
11/21/2013quarterly$0.712.55%12/30/20131/2/20142/10/2014
9/19/2013quarterly$0.712.62%9/27/201310/1/201311/12/2013
5/16/2013quarterly$0.713.01%6/27/20137/1/20138/12/2013
3/21/2013quarterly$0.713.24%3/27/20134/1/20135/13/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.37%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 84.18%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/25/2016John D StanleySVPSell17,247$155.39$2,680,011.33View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Russell A FlugelInsiderSell2,050$151.54$310,657.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016John D StanleySVPSell9,597$150.00$1,439,550.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016John D StanleySVPSell8,720$150.00$1,308,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016Guillermo NovoVPSell2,447$148.94$364,456.18View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Guillermo NovoVPSell7,997$149.58$1,196,191.26View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016John D StanleySVPSell2,478$143.40$355,345.20View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Seifi GhasemiCEOBuy50,000$126.35$6,317,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Seifi GhasemiCEOBuy20,000$139.93$2,798,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Corning F PainterVPBuy1,000$132.84$132,840.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Seifi GhasemiCEOBuy20,000$134.71$2,694,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Corning F PainterVPBuy1,000$138.38$138,380.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Seifi GhasemiCEOBuy20,000$145.68$2,913,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Seifi GhasemiCEOBuy27,000$153.27$4,138,290.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015John D StanleySVPSell2,756$151.27$416,900.12View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015John D StanleySVPSell6,050$146.69$887,474.50View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Seifi GhasemiCEOBuy30,000$144.67$4,340,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Seifi GhasemiCEOBuy23,000$138.97$3,196,310.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014Lawrence S SmithDirectorSell2,000$133.83$267,660.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Corning F PainterVPSell16,284$134.60$2,191,826.40View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Seifi GhasemiCEOBuy25,000$132.84$3,321,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2014John D StanleySVPSell11,721$135.53$1,588,547.13View SEC Filing  
7/24/2014Patricia A MattimoreSVPSell10,000$136.10$1,361,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2014Stephen J JonesVPSell36,373$135.64$4,933,633.72View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014John StanleySVPSell1,144$118.62$135,701.28View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014John StanleySVPSell3,431$111.84$383,723.04View SEC Filing  
11/27/2013Michael DonahueDirectorSell2,000$108.90$217,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Corning PainterVPSell7,000$111.11$777,770.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013John McgladeCEOSell15,614$111.17$1,735,808.38View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013Matthew PaullDirectorBuy3,645$109.71$399,892.95View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013John McgladeCEOSell27,000$109.48$2,955,960.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013John McgladeCEOSell25,000$109.51$2,737,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2013John E McgladeCEOSell74,000$109.09$8,072,660.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Seifi GhasemiDirectorBuy15,000$108.09$1,621,350.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Mario BaezaDirectorSell2,000$107.25$214,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Stephen JonesVPSell7,000$110.00$770,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013John D StanleySVPSell4,200$106.56$447,552.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013John W MarslandVPSell12,000$106.70$1,280,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Stephen J JonesVPSell8,000$96.00$768,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Ursula F FairbairnDirectorSell4,000$95.02$380,080.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013John D StanleySVPSell1,400$95.26$133,364.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013John D StanleySVPSell3,407$90.80$309,355.60View SEC Filing  
10/31/2012John E McgladeCEOBuy6,000$77.89$467,340.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2012Lawrence S SmithDirectorBuy5,000$77.36$386,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD)
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What is Air Products and Chemicals' stock symbol?

Air Products and Chemicals trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "APD."

How often does Air Products and Chemicals pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Air Products and Chemicals?

Air Products and Chemicals announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 27th. Shareholders of record on Monday, April 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.95 per share on Monday, May 8th. This represents a $3.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.71%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 30th. This is an increase from Air Products and Chemicals's previous quarterly dividend of $0.86.

Where is Air Products and Chemicals' stock going? Where will Air Products and Chemicals' stock price be in 2017?

14 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Air Products and Chemicals' shares. Their predictions range from $131.00 to $167.00. On average, they anticipate Air Products and Chemicals' stock price to reach $153.08 in the next year.

When will Air Products and Chemicals announce their earnings?

Air Products and Chemicals is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 26th 2017.

What are analysts saying about Air Products and Chemicals stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Air Products and Chemicals stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Air Products’ adjusted earnings and sales for first-quarter fiscal 2017 missed the respective Zacks Consensus Estimate. Air Products has underperformed the Zacks categorized Chemicals-Diversified industry over the past three months. The company’s industrial gases business in the EMEA region is seeing pressure from a weak operating environment. The company is also seeing lower volumes in Latin America due to weak demand. Moreover, volumes in packaged gases continue to be weak while LNG sales remain under pressure due to low project activity. The company is also exposed to currency headwinds. Moreover, it has a debt-laden balance sheet." (2/3/2017)

  • Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "KMI will hold an Analyst Conference in Houston on Jan. 25th to review operations, discuss strategic initiatives, and profile financial guidance. We expect mgmt to detail 2017 financial projections, expanding upon preliminary estimates it offered in December. Moreover, we anticipate significant discussion of its $12B project backlog and efforts to potentially partner on certain assets and/or otherwise work to minimize risk while extracting value. 2017 guidance. On Dec. 5th, KMI initiated 2017 adjusted EBITDA & DCF guidance of ~ $7.2B and ~$4.46B, respectively, and noted plans to deploy ~$3.2B on growth initiatives with anticipated YE leverage of ~5.4x (debt/EBITDA). As is its historic custom, we expect mgmt to greatly expand upon this preliminary outlook at its Analyst Conference and anticipate segment-specific forecasts will be forthcoming. As KMI remains focused on achieving leverage targets consistent with a return to dividend growth, we believe investors will explore mgmt’s expectations for big-ticket projects, legacy asset declines, and ongoing JV initiatives." (1/23/2017)

Who owns Air Products and Chemicals stock?

Air Products and Chemicals' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (4.90%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (4.15%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.21%), FMR LLC (2.08%), Janus Capital Management LLC (0.89%) and Fred Alger Management Inc. (0.73%). Company insiders that own Air Products and Chemicals stock include Corning F Painter, Guillermo Novo, John D Stanley, Russell A Flugel and Seifi Ghasemi.

Who sold Air Products and Chemicals stock? Who is selling Air Products and Chemicals stock?

Air Products and Chemicals' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ING Groep NV, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Marble Arch Investments LP, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Cipher Capital LP, Sandler Capital Management and Zurich Insurance Group Ltd FI. Company insiders that have sold Air Products and Chemicals stock in the last year include Guillermo Novo, John D Stanley and Russell A Flugel.

Who bought Air Products and Chemicals stock? Who is buying Air Products and Chemicals stock?

Air Products and Chemicals' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Fred Alger Management Inc., Luminus Management LLC, State Street Corp, Glenhill Advisors LLC, TCW Group Inc., Stelliam Investment Management LP and Asset Management One Co. Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Air Products and Chemicals stock in the last two years include Corning F Painter and Seifi Ghasemi.

How do I buy Air Products and Chemicals stock?

Shares of Air Products and Chemicals can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Air Products and Chemicals stock cost?

One share of Air Products and Chemicals stock can currently be purchased for approximately $140.47.

Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD) Chart for Wednesday, March, 1, 2017


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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD)

Last Updated on 3/1/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff