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Air Products and Chemicals Stock Forecast, Price & News

$279.02
-4.58 (-1.61 %)
(As of 01/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$276.42
Now: $279.02
$283.65
50-Day Range
$264.01
MA: $275.85
$290.67
52-Week Range
$167.43
Now: $279.02
$327.89
Volume1.11 million shs
Average Volume1.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$61.68 billion
P/E Ratio32.86
Dividend Yield1.89%
Beta0.76
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. provides atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, 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 refining, chemical, gasification, metals, manufacturing, food and beverage, electronics, magnetic resonance imaging, energy production and refining, and metals. 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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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.41 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

14th out of 809 stocks

Industrial Inorganic Chemicals Industry

1st out of 18 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Gases
CUSIP00915810
CIK2969
Phone610-481-4911
Employees19,000
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.86 billion
Cash Flow$13.41 per share
Book Value$56.33 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.89 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$61.68 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$279.02
-4.58 (-1.61 %)
(As of 01/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE:APD) Frequently Asked Questions

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 34.3% and is now trading at $279.02.
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Is Air Products and Chemicals a buy right now?

17 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Air Products and Chemicals in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Air Products and Chemicals stock.
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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.

When is Air Products and Chemicals' next earnings date?

Air Products and Chemicals is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 4th 2021.
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How can I listen to Air Products and Chemicals' earnings call?

Air Products and Chemicals will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Air Products and Chemicals' earnings last quarter?

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 16th. The basic materials company reported $2.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $2.21 by $0.02. The basic materials company earned $2.32 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.27 billion. Air Products and Chemicals had a net margin of 21.30% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.48%. Air Products and Chemicals's quarterly revenue was up 1.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $2.27 earnings per share.
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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 19th. Stockholders of record on Monday, January 4th will be given a dividend of $1.34 per share on Monday, February 8th. This represents a $5.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.92%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 31st.
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Is Air Products and Chemicals a good dividend stock?

Air Products and Chemicals pays an annual dividend of $5.36 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.89%. 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 63.96%. 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 52.39% next year. This indicates that Air Products and Chemicals will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for APD?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Air Products and Chemicals' stock. Their forecasts range from $225.00 to $340.00. On average, they anticipate Air Products and Chemicals' stock price to reach $295.07 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Air Products and Chemicals' key competitors?

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).

Who are Air Products and Chemicals' key executives?

Air Products and Chemicals' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Seifollah Ghasemi, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 77, Pay $4.75M)
  • Mr. Michael Scott Crocco, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57, Pay $1.5M)
  • Dr. Samir J. Serhan, Exec. VP & COO (Age 60, Pay $1.77M)
  • Mr. Sean D. Major, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57, Pay $1.32M)
  • Mr. Russell A. Flugel, SVP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. William Karlson, Exec. Director of Technology
  • Mr. Brian Galovich, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Simon R. Moore, VP of Investor Relations, Corp. Relations & Sustainability
  • Ms. Katie McDonald, VP of Corp. Communications
  • Ms. Victoria Brifo, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.12%), KAMES CAPITAL plc (0.11%), Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. (0.08%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.08%), Strs Ohio (0.07%) and Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.05%). Company insiders that own Air Products and Chemicals stock include Edward L Monser, Russell A Flugel and Seifi Ghasemi.
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Which major investors are selling Air Products and Chemicals stock?

APD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including New York State Teachers Retirement System, Strs Ohio, DNB Asset Management AS, OLD National Bancorp IN, Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Raymond James Trust N.A., Confluence Investment Management LLC, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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Which major investors are buying Air Products and Chemicals stock?

APD stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sabal Trust CO, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., KAMES CAPITAL plc, Oakwood Capital Management LLC CA, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, Campbell Capital Management Inc., Kestra Advisory Services LLC, and Blue Zone Wealth Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Air Products and Chemicals stock in the last two years include Edward L Monser, and Seifi Ghasemi.
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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.

What is Air Products and Chemicals' stock price today?

One share of APD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $279.02.

How big of a company is Air Products and Chemicals?

Air Products and Chemicals has a market capitalization of $61.68 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. Air Products and Chemicals employs 19,000 workers across the globe.

What is Air Products and Chemicals' official website?

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

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 1/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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