Airgas Company Profile (NYSE:ARG)

About Airgas

Airgas logoAirgas, Inc. is a supplier of industrial, medical and specialty gases, and hard goods, such as welding equipment and related products. The Company is also a producer of atmospheric gases, carbon dioxide, dry ice and nitrous oxide and a supplier of safety products, refrigerants, ammonia products and process chemicals. It operates through two segments: Distribution and All Other Operations. The Distribution segment offers a portfolio of related gas and hard goods products and services to the end customers. The All Other Operations segment consists of five business units which manufacture or distribute carbon dioxide, dry ice, nitrous oxide, ammonia and refrigerant gases. It also offers supply chain management services and solutions, and product and process technical support across many customer segments. It markets its products and services through multiple sales channels, including branch-based sales representatives, retail stores and strategic customer account programs, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Chemicals - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Gases
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ARG
  • CUSIP: 00936310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $142.95
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $142.95
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $142.62
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 7,147.50
  • P/E Growth: -0.07
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Airgas (NYSE:ARG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.83)
Consensus Price Target: $120.60 (15.63% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/20/2015Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$143.00View Rating Details
11/20/2015Jefferies GroupDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
11/19/2015Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeAccumulate -> Neutral$115.00 -> $143.00View Rating Details
11/19/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeMarket Perform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
11/3/2015SusquehannaBoost Price TargetNeutral$95.00 -> $99.00View Rating Details
10/26/2015Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$111.00 -> $105.00View Rating Details
5/29/2015Credit Agricole SADowngradeOutperform -> Underperform$110.00View Rating Details
3/22/2015William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
2/4/2015First AnalysisDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$125.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/26/2016        
1/28/2016Q316$1.18$1.19$1.34 billion$1.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q216$1.29$1.31$1.38 billion$1.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q116$1.15$1.16$1.34 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q415$1.14$1.15$1.31 million$1.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q315$1.24$1.23$1.31 billion$1.33 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q215$1.29$1.30$1.33 billion$1.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q115$1.18$1.18$1.31 billion$1.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q414$1.20$1.17$1.29 billion$1.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q314$1.18$1.18$1.28 billion$1.24 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q214$1.22$1.27$1.28 billion$1.28 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q1 2014$1.16$1.14$1.27 billion$1.28 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q4 2013$1.13$1.14$1.26 billion$1.26 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q3 2013$1.07$1.04$1.19 billion$1.21 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2012$1.06$1.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$1.15$1.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$1.06$1.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.98$0.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$1.02$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.96$0.99ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.85$0.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/21/2011$0.79$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.06 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.02 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$1.20$1.31$1.26
Q2 20163$1.22$1.31$1.28
Q3 20163$1.38$1.46$1.43
Q4 20164$1.21$1.28$1.25
Q1 20175$1.26$1.42$1.32
Q2 20171$1.42$1.42$1.42
Q3 20171$1.28$1.28$1.28
Q4 20171$1.34$1.34$1.34
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:15.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
0.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:13 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/26/2016quarterly$0.601.73%3/11/20163/15/20163/31/2016
11/18/2015quarterly$0.601.73%12/10/201512/14/201512/29/2015
8/4/2015quarterly$0.602.33%9/11/20159/15/20159/30/2015
4/7/2015quarterly$0.602.25%6/11/20156/15/20156/30/2015
1/27/2015quarterly$0.551.96%3/11/20153/13/20153/31/2015
11/18/2014quarterly$0.551.9%12/10/201412/12/201412/29/2014
8/6/2014quarterly$0.552.03%9/11/20149/15/20149/30/2014
5/1/2014quarterly$0.552.08%6/11/20146/13/20146/30/2014
1/30/2014quarterly$0.481.82%3/12/20143/14/20143/31/2014
11/11/2013quarterly$0.481.77%12/10/201312/12/201312/27/2013
8/6/2013quarterly$0.481.82%9/11/20139/13/20139/30/2013
5/2/2013quarterly$0.481.98%6/12/20136/14/20136/28/2013
1/29/2013quarterly$0.401.69%3/12/20133/14/20133/28/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/30/2016Paula A SneedDirectorSell3,520$141.73$498,889.60View SEC Filing  
3/9/2016Andrew R CichockiSVPSell9,648$141.69$1,367,025.12View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Ronald J StarkVPSell11,000$141.59$1,557,490.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2016Thomas S. ThomanInsiderSell14,000$141.58$1,982,120.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016Leslie J. GraffVPSell14,700$141.40$2,078,580.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016Michael MolininiCEOSell30,000$141.32$4,239,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Martin J. WehnerInsiderSell800$140.90$112,720.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016Pamela J. ClaypoolinsiderSell100$140.28$14,028.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016Douglas L. JonesinsiderSell4,000$140.13$560,520.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2015R. Jay WorleySVPSell2,500$137.99$344,975.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Charles E. Broadus, Jr.insiderSell9,900$94.05$931,095.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Leslie J GraffVPSell6,500$94.48$614,120.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Robert M. MclaughlinCFOSell23,500$108.67$2,553,745.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Lee M ThomasDirectorSell3,627$105.13$381,306.51View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Charles E Broadus JrInsiderSell8,500$107.45$913,325.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015David M StoutDirectorSell4,850$104.55$507,067.50View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Terry L LodgeInsiderSell13,200$116.08$1,532,256.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Thomas M SmythVPSell5,200$115.39$600,028.00View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014B Shaun PowersInsiderSell34,100$116.42$3,969,922.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Thomas S ThomanInsiderSell22,800$116.89$2,665,092.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Thomas S ThomanInsiderSell7,500$117.28$879,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Robert A DoughertyVPSell14,000$111.42$1,559,880.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2014Leslie J GraffVPSell5,000$112.26$561,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Thomas M SmythVPSell9,000$109.84$988,560.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Robert M MclaughlinCFOSell24,000$108.67$2,608,080.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Michael MolininiCEOSell28,700$109.06$3,130,022.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Douglas JonesInsiderSell6,000$106.43$638,580.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2014Paula SneedDirectorSell4,242$106.92$453,554.64View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014David StoutDirectorSell6,500$107.83$700,895.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Thomas ThomanInsiderSell11,000$107.00$1,177,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014David StoutDirectorSell4,000$107.93$431,720.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014David StoutDirectorSell3,500$108.16$378,560.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Leslie GraffVPSell3,750$107.40$402,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Ellen WolfDirectorSell16,056$106.64$1,712,211.84View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Thomas M SmythVPSell10,000$108.63$1,086,300.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013Robert Jr. YoungVPSell12,238$107.10$1,310,689.80View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013Robert MclaughlinCFOSell23,300$107.00$2,493,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Terry LodgeInsiderSell2,500$105.89$264,725.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Charles E Broadus JrInsiderSell3,600$105.00$378,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Ronald J StarkVPSell10,050$103.49$1,040,074.50View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Michael E RohdeInsiderSell24,150$100.26$2,421,279.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013David M StoutDirectorSell3,953$98.14$387,947.42View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
DateHeadline
News IconAre Analysts Bearish Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) After Last Week ... - Post News (NYSE:ARG)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 23 at 4:00 PM
News IconSignificant Ownership Change: Gabelli Funds LLC Has Cut Holding in Honeywell Int'l INC (HON) as Share Value Rose - Chester News (NYSE:ARG)
www.chesterindependent.com - September 22 at 3:32 PM
News IconSusquehanna Cuts Airgas Price Target to $95.00 (ARG) - Petro Global News 24 (NYSE:ARG)
petroglobalnews24.com - September 22 at 3:32 PM
News IconRockefeller Financial Services INC Decreased Stake in Airgas INC (NYSE:ARG) by $3.52 Million as Shares Rose - Chester News (NYSE:ARG)
www.chesterindependent.com - September 15 at 8:42 PM
mysmartrend.com logoShares of ARG Up 53.3% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NYSE:ARG)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 15 at 12:27 PM
realistinvestor.com logoAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Accounts Payable Is $165.781 - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:ARG)
www.realistinvestor.com - September 14 at 8:48 PM
News IconSeabridge Investment Advisors LLC Increased Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) by $3.24 Million as Shares Declined - Chester News (NYSE:ARG)
www.chesterindependent.com - September 14 at 3:34 PM
News IconAnalysts Place Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Under the Lens of the ... - Post News (NYSE:ARG)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 14 at 7:52 AM
investing.com logoLinde, Praxair end $60 billion merger talks - Investing.com (NYSE:ARG)
www.investing.com - September 12 at 3:32 PM
publicnow.com logoAir Liquide completes divestiture of U.S. assets to Matheson Tri-Gas in conjunction with Airgas Acquisition (NYSE:ARG)
www.publicnow.com - September 8 at 3:31 PM
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stockznews.com - September 7 at 3:34 PM
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www.yahoo.com - September 1 at 3:35 PM
mysmartrend.com logoAirgas Shares Up 53.3% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (ARG) (NYSE:ARG)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 30 at 3:32 PM
mysmartrend.com logo53.3% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Airgas Call (ARG) (NYSE:ARG)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 23 at 7:25 AM
investopedia.com logoPraxair, Linde AG Merger Could Create Largest Industrial Gas Company (PX) (NYSE:ARG)
www.investopedia.com - August 18 at 3:42 PM
mysmartrend.com logoAirgas Up 53.3% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (ARG) (NYSE:ARG)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 15 at 3:38 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News.co.uk - FTSE News (NYSE:ARG)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - August 5 at 3:35 PM
realistinvestor.com logoAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Quarterly Accounts Payable At $165.781 Millions - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:ARG)
www.realistinvestor.com - August 4 at 3:40 PM
capitalcube.com logoArgan SA :ARG-FR: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2016 : August 3, 2016 (NYSE:ARG)
www.capitalcube.com - August 3 at 12:10 PM
publicnow.com logoFirst half 2016:Robust Gas & Services sales growthAcquisition of Airgas accretive as of 2016 (NYSE:ARG)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 2:38 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News (NYSE:ARG)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 25 at 4:06 PM
News IconEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) - Press Telegraph (NYSE:ARG)
presstelegraph.com - July 22 at 8:34 PM
News IconSpringbok Capital Management LLC Increased Airgas INC (NYSE:ARG) by $4.69 Million as Shares Rose - Consumer Eagle (NYSE:ARG)
www.consumereagle.com - July 22 at 3:33 PM
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www.engelwooddaily.com - July 20 at 11:00 PM
News IconEarnings Focus and Crowd Sourced Sentiment Review for Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) - TGP (NYSE:ARG)
telanaganapress.com - July 19 at 9:46 AM
News IconSeabridge Investment Advisors LLC Decreased Stake in Airgas INC (NYSE:ARG) by $5.69 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph (NYSE:ARG)
presstelegraph.com - July 18 at 3:37 PM
News IconAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily (NYSE:ARG)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 18 at 8:28 AM
News IconCredit Suisse Ag Increased Airgas INC (NYSE:ARG) by $206.66 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph (NYSE:ARG)
presstelegraph.com - July 17 at 8:18 AM
News IconAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Wall Street Analyst Recommendation Outlook - Telanagana Press (NYSE:ARG)
telanaganapress.com - July 14 at 12:28 PM
News IconStone Run Capital LLC Decreased Stake in Airgas INC (NYSE:ARG) by $3.19 Million as Shares Rose - Consumer Eagle (NYSE:ARG)
www.consumereagle.com - July 14 at 12:28 PM
News IconCan Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Improve on the Earnings Front? - Engelwood Daily (NYSE:ARG)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 11 at 8:22 AM
News IconCredit Suisse Ag Increased Airgas INC (NYSE:ARG) by $206.66 Million as Shares Rose - Engelwood Daily (NYSE:ARG)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 10 at 8:17 AM
fiscalstandard.com logoAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard (NYSE:ARG)
www.fiscalstandard.com - July 10 at 8:17 AM
News IconPerformance Recap and Target Perspective on Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) - Press Telegraph (NYSE:ARG)
presstelegraph.com - July 8 at 3:36 PM
News IconAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Stock Update: Check on Ratings and Target Price - Telanagana Press (NYSE:ARG)
telanaganapress.com - July 7 at 11:29 AM
News IconPacific Alternative Asset Management Company LLC Increased Airgas INC (NYSE:ARG) by $5.57 Million as Shares ... - Engelwood Daily (NYSE:ARG)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 7 at 11:29 AM
News IconSeabridge Investment Advisors LLC Decreased Stake in Airgas INC (NYSE:ARG) by $5.69 Million as Shares Rose - Engelwood Daily (NYSE:ARG)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 4 at 3:33 PM
News IconStone Run Capital LLC Decreased Stake in Airgas INC (NYSE:ARG) by $3.19 Million as Shares Rose - Engelwood Daily (NYSE:ARG)
www.engelwooddaily.com - June 30 at 3:41 PM
News IconAirgas Inc (NYSE:ARG) Institutional Investors Sentiment Unchanged in 2016 Q1 - Engelwood Daily (NYSE:ARG)
www.engelwooddaily.com - June 30 at 3:41 PM
News IconAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Company Rating and Target Watch - Telanagana Press (NYSE:ARG)
telanaganapress.com - June 29 at 8:42 PM
fiscalstandard.com logoRecently Issued Stock Ratings For Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) - Fiscal Standard (NYSE:ARG)
www.fiscalstandard.com - June 29 at 11:48 AM
News IconAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Earnings Glance and Target Price Review - Engelwood Daily (NYSE:ARG)
www.engelwooddaily.com - June 27 at 8:18 AM
News IconSpringbok Capital Management LLC Increased Airgas INC (NYSE:ARG) by $4.69 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph (NYSE:ARG)
presstelegraph.com - June 24 at 9:26 AM
realistinvestor.com logoAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Yearly Accounts Payable At $165.781 Millions - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:ARG)
www.realistinvestor.com - June 24 at 9:26 AM
publicnow.com logoAir Liquide announces divestiture of U.S. assets to Matheson Tri-Gas in connection with Airgas acquisition (NYSE:ARG)
www.publicnow.com - June 24 at 4:20 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoNew Broker Ratings For Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) - FTSE News (NYSE:ARG)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - June 22 at 3:35 PM
fiscalstandard.com logoAnalyst Views For The Week Ahead: Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) - Fiscal Standard (NYSE:ARG)
www.fiscalstandard.com - June 19 at 8:16 AM
publicnow.com logoAirgas Announces Acquisition of Monroe Welding Supply and Clark Industrial Supply (NYSE:ARG)
www.publicnow.com - June 16 at 3:19 PM
realistinvestor.com logoAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Accounts Payable Is $165.781 For The Quarter Ended 2016-03-31 - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:ARG)
www.realistinvestor.com - June 15 at 8:38 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAIRGAS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:ARG)
biz.yahoo.com - May 24 at 4:38 PM

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