Air Products and Chemicals Stock Forecast, Price & News

$266.42
-3.08 (-1.14 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 04:29 PM ET)
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Volume1.13 million shs
Average Volume1.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$58.98 billion
P/E Ratio29.97
Dividend Yield2.23%
Beta0.74
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About Air Products and Chemicals

Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. engages in the manufacture and distribution of atmospheric gases. It operates through the following segments: Industrial Gases-Americas, Industrial Gases-EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa), Industrial Gases-Asia, Industrial Gases-Global and Corporate and Other. The Industrial Gases-America, EMEA and Asia segment markets and produces atmospheric gases such as 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 and processing of gases such as air separation units and non-cryogenic generators. The Industrial Gases-Global segment comprises cryogenic and gas processing equipment for air separation. The Corporate and Other segment includes LNG equipment and helium storage and distribution sale of equipment businesses and corporate support functions. The company was founded by Leonard Parker Pool on September 30, 1940 and is headquartered in Allentown, PA.

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2.95 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

10th out of 223 stocks

Industrial Inorganic Chemicals Industry

2nd out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Is Air Products and Chemicals a buy right now?

18 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Air Products and Chemicals in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Air Products and Chemicals stock.
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Are investors shorting Air Products and Chemicals?

Air Products and Chemicals saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,310,000 shares, an increase of 20.3% from the July 15th total of 1,920,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 842,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.7 days. Approximately 1.1% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Air Products and Chemicals' next earnings date?

Air Products and Chemicals is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 10th 2021.
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How were Air Products and Chemicals' earnings last quarter?

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) issued its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, August, 8th. The basic materials company reported $2.31 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.36 by $0.05. The basic materials company earned $2.60 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.47 billion. Air Products and Chemicals had a net margin of 20.15% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.84%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 26.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.01 earnings per share.
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How has Air Products and Chemicals' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Air Products and Chemicals' stock was trading at $207.80 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, APD shares have increased by 28.6% and is now trading at $267.32.
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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 Thursday, July 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 1st will be given a dividend of $1.50 per share on Monday, November 8th. This represents a $6.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 30th.
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Is Air Products and Chemicals a good dividend stock?

Air Products and Chemicals pays an annual dividend of $6.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.23%. Air Products and Chemicals has been increasing its dividend for 39 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Air Products and Chemicals is 71.60%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Air Products and Chemicals will have a dividend payout ratio of 55.87% next year. This indicates that Air Products and Chemicals will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Air Products and Chemicals issued on next quarter's earnings?

Air Products and Chemicals issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Monday, September, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of $8.950-$9.050 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $9.070. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for APD?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Air Products and Chemicals' shares. Their forecasts range from $269.00 to $350.00. On average, they expect Air Products and Chemicals' share price to reach $314.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Air Products and Chemicals' key executives?

Air Products and Chemicals' management team includes the following people:
  • Seifi Ghasemi, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Samir J. Serhan, Chief Operating Officer
  • Melissa Schaeffer, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Brian Galovich, Chief Information Officer & Senior VP
  • Sean D. Major, Secretary, Executive VP & General Counsel

What is Seifi Ghasemi's approval rating as Air Products and Chemicals' CEO?

226 employees have rated Air Products and Chemicals CEO Seifi Ghasemi on Glassdoor.com. Seifi Ghasemi has an approval rating of 79% among Air Products and Chemicals' employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Air Products and Chemicals own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Air Products and Chemicals investors own include AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), McDonald's (MCD), PepsiCo (PEP), The Home Depot (HD), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), The Procter & Gamble (PG) and Intel (INTC).

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."

Who are Air Products and Chemicals' major shareholders?

Air Products and Chemicals' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.74%), BlackRock Inc. (6.79%), State Street Corp (5.01%), Capital International Investors (3.48%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.39%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.80%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Air Products and Chemicals stock?

APD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlackRock Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Findlay Park Partners LLP, Natixis, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, and Invesco Ltd..
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Which institutional investors are buying Air Products and Chemicals stock?

APD stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Capital International Investors, Amundi, American Century Companies Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Vanguard Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.
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How do I buy shares of Air Products and Chemicals?

Shares of APD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Air Products and Chemicals' stock price today?

One share of APD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $267.32.

How much money does Air Products and Chemicals make?

Air Products and Chemicals has a market capitalization of $59.18 billion and generates $8.86 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.89 billion in net income (profit) each year or $8.38 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Air Products and Chemicals have?

Air Products and Chemicals employs 19,275 workers across the globe.

Does Air Products and Chemicals have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Air Products and Chemicals: 7001 Hamilton Properties LLC, ACP Europe SA, ACP Zolder Invest NV, AJWAA Gases LLC, AP Services South America SpA, APCI (U.K.) Inc., Air Products (Anshan) Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products (BR) Limited, Air Products (Cangzhou) Co. Ltd., Air Products (Changsha) Co. Ltd., Air Products (Chongqing) Chem-Materials Co. Ltd., Air Products (Dongguan) Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products (Guangzhou) Electronics Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products (Hangjin Qi) Co. Ltd., Air Products (Hefei) Electronics Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products (Hong Kong) Co. Ltd., Air Products (Huaibei) Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products (Jiangxi) Co. Ltd., Air Products (Jincheng) Co. Ltd., Air Products (Jinjiang) Electronics Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products (Kunshan) Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products (Linfen) Co. Ltd., Air Products (Middle East) FZE, Air Products (Nanjing) Electronics Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products (Ningbo) Hi-Tech Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products (Rozenburg) B.V., Air Products (Shenyang) Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products (Tianjin) Co. Ltd., Air Products (Xi'an) Gases Co. Ltd, Air Products (Xia’men) Electronics Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products (Zhongshan) Gases Co. Ltd, Air Products (Zhumadian) Gases Co. Ltd., Air Products A/S, Air Products Advanced Materials LLC, Air Products Asia Inc., Air Products Asia Inc. Taiwan Branch, Air Products Bahrain W.L.L, Air Products Brasil Ltda., Air Products Canada Ltd./Prodair Canada Ltee, Air Products Caribbean Holdings Inc., Air Products Central Asia Group LLC, Air Products China Inc., Air Products Debang (Lianyungang) Co. Ltd., Air Products Ecuador S.A., Air Products Emirates Gases LLC, Air Products Equipment Limited, Air Products Gas O.O.O., Air Products Gases Holdings B.V., Air Products Gases S.A.E., Air Products Gesellschaft mbH, Air Products GmbH, Air Products Group Limited, Air Products Gulf Gas LLC, Air Products Helium Inc., Air Products Helium Inc. 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Ltd., Air Products and Chemicals (Xinxiang) Co. Ltd., Air Products and Chemicals (Xi’an) Co. Ltd., Air Products and Chemicals (Yichun) Co. Ltd., Air Products and Chemicals (Yulin) Co. Ltd., Air Products and Chemicals (Zhangjiagang) Co. Ltd., Air Products and Chemicals (Zhejiang) Co. Ltd., Air Products and Chemicals (Zhuhai) Co. Ltd., Air Products and Chemicals (Zibo) Co. Ltd., Air Products and Chemicals Inc., Air Products and Chemicals Inc. of Utah (Utah), Air Products and Chemicals Tech Development (Beijing) Co. Ltd., Air Products spol s.r.o., Asia Industrial Gas Company Ltd., Beijing AP BAIF Gases Industry Co. Ltd., Blue Ocean Industrial Gases Co. Ltd., Carbolim B.V., Carburos Via Augusta Logistics S.L., Centro Técnico Indura Limitada, Chengdu Air & Gas Products Ltd., Contse S.A.U., CryoService, CryoService Limited, Dixons of Westerhope, DuPont Air Products NanoMaterials, EPCO Carbon Dioxide Products, EPCO Carbon Dioxide Products Inc. 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When was Air Products and Chemicals founded?

Air Products and Chemicals was founded in 1940.

What is Air Products and Chemicals' official website?

The official website for Air Products and Chemicals is www.airproducts.com.

Where are Air Products and Chemicals' headquarters?

Air Products and Chemicals is headquartered at 7201 HAMILTON BOULEVARD, ALLENTOWN PA, 18195.

How can I contact Air Products and Chemicals?

Air Products and 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]


This page was last updated on 9/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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