NYSE:APD - Air Products & Chemicals Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$151.60 -1.70 (-1.11 %)
(As of 10/23/2018 02:26 PM ET)
Previous Close$153.30
Today's Range$148.73 - $152.04
52-Week Range$152.71 - $175.17
Volume47,323 shs
Average Volume869,844 shs
Market Capitalization$34.07 billion
P/E Ratio24.00
Dividend Yield2.83%
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Gases
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNYSE:APD
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.35
Current Ratio2.40
Quick Ratio2.24


Trailing P/E Ratio24.00
Forward P/E Ratio20.35
P/E Growth1.43

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.19 billion
Price / Sales4.06
Cash Flow$10.0865 per share
Price / Cash15.03
Book Value$46.73 per share
Price / Book3.24


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.31
Net Income$3.00 billion
Net Margins17.13%
Return on Equity15.15%
Return on Assets8.56%


Outstanding Shares219,270,000
Market Cap$34.07 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. Stockholders 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 dividend yield of 2.92%. 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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 26th. The basic materials company reported $1.95 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.84 by $0.11. The basic materials company earned $2.26 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.31 billion. Air Products & Chemicals had a return on equity of 15.15% and a net margin of 17.13%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 6.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.65 EPS. 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 Tuesday, November 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Air Products & Chemicals.

How can I listen to Air Products & Chemicals' earnings call?

Air Products & Chemicals will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, November 6th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 3239942093.

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 earnings per share guidance of $1.95-2.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.02.

What price target have analysts set for APD?

18 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Air Products & Chemicals' stock. Their forecasts range from $170.00 to $215.00. On average, they expect Air Products & Chemicals' share price to reach $190.1333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Air Products & Chemicals.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Air Products & Chemicals?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Air Products & Chemicals in the last year. There are currently 18 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?

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)
  • Dr. Samir J. Serhan, Exec. VP (Age 57)
  • Mr. Russell A. Flugel, VP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Ms. Alyssa A. Budraitis, VP & Chief Information Officer

Who are Air Products & Chemicals' major shareholders?

Air Products & Chemicals' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (0.19%), Bristol John W & Co. Inc. NY (0.17%), Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (0.17%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.16%), PGGM Investments (0.09%) and KAMES CAPITAL plc (0.09%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Air Products & Chemicals.

Which institutional investors are selling Air Products & Chemicals stock?

APD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Sabal Trust CO, PGGM Investments, Andra AP fonden, Strs Ohio, Texas Permanent School Fund, Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. and Bristol John W & Co. Inc. NY. View Insider Buying and Selling for Air Products & Chemicals.

Which institutional investors are buying Air Products & Chemicals stock?

APD stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KAMES CAPITAL plc, Calamos Advisors LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Eastern Bank, First American Bank, Monte Financial Group LLC, Duncker Streett & Co. Inc. and Fenimore Asset Management Inc.. 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 $150.90.

How big of a company is Air Products & Chemicals?

Air Products & Chemicals has a market capitalization of $34.07 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.

What is Air Products & Chemicals' official website?

The official website for Air Products & Chemicals is http://www.airproducts.com.

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 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  411 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  407 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  818
MarketBeat'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 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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