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: $142.95
  • 52-Week Range: $141.23 - $143.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 7,147.50
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Airgas (NYSE:ARG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/20/2015Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$143.00View Rating Details
11/20/2015Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeBuy -> 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
11/3/2015Susquehanna Bancshares IncBoost Price TargetNeutral$95.00 -> $99.00View Rating Details
10/26/2015Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$111.00 -> $105.00View Rating Details
3/22/2015William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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)


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)


Current Dividend Information for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:-31.20% (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:14 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(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)


Latest Headlines for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
News IconAirgas, Inc. ARG Medical Equipment Deals and Alliances Profile [Updated: 14022017] Prices from USD $250 (NYSE:ARG) - February 27 at 3:43 PM
News IconAnalysts Watch Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) And Issue New Targets ... - NewsDen (NYSE:ARG) - February 25 at 8:36 PM
News IconBrokers Add To Their Ratings On Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) - NewsDen (NYSE:ARG) - February 21 at 8:48 AM
News IconIs The Sell-Side Predicting That Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Will Move Higher? - Winfield Review (NYSE:ARG) - February 16 at 3:40 PM
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) is Heading? - Winfield Review (NYSE:ARG) - February 16 at 8:31 AM logoDeferred Tax Assets Of Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) At $69.908 Millions - (NYSE:ARG) - February 16 at 8:31 AM
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News IconAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) – Broker Update - NewsDen (NYSE:ARG) - November 10 at 2:04 PM logoAmerigo Announces Q3-2016 Financial Results (NYSE:ARG) - November 9 at 12:23 PM logoAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Deferred Tax Assets At $69.908 - (NYSE:ARG) - October 27 at 8:00 AM logoUptrend Call Working As Airgas Stock Rises 53.3% (ARG) (NYSE:ARG) - October 15 at 3:31 PM
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News IconSusquehanna Cuts Airgas Price Target to $95.00 (ARG) - Petro Global News 24 (NYSE:ARG) - September 22 at 3:32 PM logoShares of ARG Up 53.3% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NYSE:ARG) - September 15 at 12:27 PM logoAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Accounts Payable Is $165.781 - (NYSE:ARG) - September 14 at 8:48 PM logoLinde, Praxair end $60 billion merger talks - (NYSE:ARG) - September 12 at 3:32 PM logoAir Liquide completes divestiture of U.S. assets to Matheson Tri-Gas in conjunction with Airgas Acquisition (NYSE:ARG) - September 8 at 3:31 PM
News IconCincinnati Teamsters Authorize Strike At Airgas - Yahoo - Yahoo News (NYSE:ARG) - September 1 at 3:35 PM logoAirgas Shares Up 53.3% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (ARG) (NYSE:ARG) - August 30 at 3:32 PM logo53.3% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Airgas Call (ARG) (NYSE:ARG) - August 23 at 7:25 AM logoPraxair, Linde AG Merger Could Create Largest Industrial Gas Company (PX) (NYSE:ARG) - August 18 at 3:42 PM logoAirgas Up 53.3% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (ARG) (NYSE:ARG) - August 15 at 3:38 PM logoAirgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) Quarterly Accounts Payable At $165.781 Millions - (NYSE:ARG) - August 4 at 3:40 PM logoArgan SA :ARG-FR: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2016 : August 3, 2016 (NYSE:ARG) - August 3 at 12:10 PM logoFirst half 2016:Robust Gas & Services sales growthAcquisition of Airgas accretive as of 2016 (NYSE:ARG) - August 1 at 2:38 AM


What is Airgas' stock symbol?

Airgas trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ARG."

When will Airgas announce their earnings?

Airgas is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 26th 2016.

How do I buy Airgas stock?

Shares of Airgas 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 Airgas stock cost?

One share of Airgas stock can currently be purchased for approximately $142.95.

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by Staff