Airgas Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:ARG)

$142.95 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 12/12/2017 02:55 PM ET)
Previous Close$142.95
Today's Range$142.95 - $142.99
52-Week Range$86.09 - $143.05
Volume6.66 million shs
Average Volume926,096 shs
Market Capitalization$10.41 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.68%
BetaN/A

About Airgas (NYSE:ARG)

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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Commodity Chemicals
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Gases
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:ARG
CUSIP00936310
Phone+1-610-6875253

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPS$4.53
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins5.98%
Return on Equity15.44%
Return on Assets5.04%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares72,430,000

Airgas (NYSE:ARG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Airgas' stock symbol?

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

How were Airgas' earnings last quarter?

Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 28th. The basic materials company reported $1.19 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.18 by $0.01. The basic materials company earned $1.30 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.34 billion. Airgas had a net margin of 5.98% and a return on equity of 15.44%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 2.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.23 earnings per share. View Airgas' Earnings History.

Who are some of Airgas' key competitors?

How do I buy Airgas stock?

Shares of Airgas 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 Airgas' stock price today?

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

How big of a company is Airgas?

Airgas has a market capitalization of $10.41 billion.

How can I contact Airgas?

Airgas' mailing address is 259 N Radnor Chester Rd Ste 100, WAYNE, PA 19087-5256, United States. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at +1-610-6875253.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Airgas (ARG)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  164 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  194 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  358
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Airgas and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Airgas (NYSE:ARG) Analyst Ratings History


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Earnings

Airgas (NYSE:ARG) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)

Airgas (NYSE ARG) Earnings History by Quarter

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$1.23$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$1.15$1.29 billion$1.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q314$1.18$1.18$1.28 billion$1.24 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

Airgas (NYSE:ARG) Earnings Estimates

2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.36
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
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

Airgas (NYSE:ARG) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:3/31/2016
Annual Dividend:$2.40
Dividend Yield:1.68%
Dividend Growth:-31.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:52.98% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Track Record:14 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)

Airgas (NYSE:ARG) Dividend History by Quarter

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

Airgas (NYSE ARG) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Airgas (NYSE:ARG)

Airgas (NYSE ARG) Insider Trades by Quarter

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

Airgas (NYSE ARG) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Head-To-Head Comparison: Airgas (ARG) & The CompetitionHead-To-Head Comparison: Airgas (ARG) & The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 8 at 5:36 AM
Airgas (ARG) & The Competition Financial SurveyAirgas (ARG) & The Competition Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 2 at 5:30 PM
Comparing Airgas (ARG) & Its CompetitorsComparing Airgas (ARG) & Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 2 at 3:06 PM
Head-To-Head Analysis: Airgas (ARG) vs. Its RivalsHead-To-Head Analysis: Airgas (ARG) vs. Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 7:26 PM
Airgas (ARG) versus Its Rivals Head to Head ReviewAirgas (ARG) versus Its Rivals Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 9:12 AM
Airgas (ARG) & Its Peers Critical ReviewAirgas (ARG) & Its Peers Critical Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 28 at 5:14 AM
Contrasting Airgas (ARG) and Its RivalsContrasting Airgas (ARG) and Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 26 at 1:30 PM
Comparing CSW Industrials (CSWI) & Airgas (ARG)Comparing CSW Industrials (CSWI) & Airgas (ARG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 21 at 11:49 AM
Critical Analysis: Airgas (ARG) versus The CompetitionCritical Analysis: Airgas (ARG) versus The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 21 at 5:12 AM
Reviewing Airgas (ARG) and The CompetitionReviewing Airgas (ARG) and The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 19 at 11:36 AM
Critical Comparison: Airgas (ARG) & Koppers Holdings (KOP)Critical Comparison: Airgas (ARG) & Koppers Holdings (KOP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 23 at 6:30 PM
Celanese Corporation (CE) & Airgas (ARG) Critical ContrastCelanese Corporation (CE) & Airgas (ARG) Critical Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 20 at 6:28 AM
Contrasting Airgas (ARG) and Albemarle Corporation (ALB)Contrasting Airgas (ARG) and Albemarle Corporation (ALB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 12:52 AM
Analyzing A. Schulman (SHLM) and Airgas (ARG)Analyzing A. Schulman (SHLM) and Airgas (ARG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 6:48 PM
Reviewing Airgas (ARG) and Olin Corporation (OLN)Reviewing Airgas (ARG) and Olin Corporation (OLN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 12:10 PM
Head to Head Analysis: Trecora Resources (TREC) vs. Airgas (ARG)Head to Head Analysis: Trecora Resources (TREC) vs. Airgas (ARG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 4:12 AM
Contrasting Airgas (ARG) & Chemours Company (The) (CC)Contrasting Airgas (ARG) & Chemours Company (The) (CC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 7:44 AM
Arbys CEO explains how being unafraid to ask silly questions helped him transform the companyArby's CEO explains how being unafraid to ask 'silly questions' helped him transform the company
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 5:13 PM
Arbys CEO explains why having only a fraction of the McDonalds fortune was key to its hugely successful brand overhaulArby's CEO explains why having only a fraction of the McDonald's fortune was key to its hugely successful brand overhaul
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 5:13 PM
Westlake Chemical Corporation (WLK) versus Airgas (ARG) Head to Head AnalysisWestlake Chemical Corporation (WLK) versus Airgas (ARG) Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 6:24 PM
Linde, Praxair agree $65 bn deal to create gas giantLinde, Praxair agree $65 bn deal to create gas giant
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 2:17 AM
U.S. Facing Whipped Cream Shortage Ahead of HolidaysU.S. Facing Whipped Cream Shortage Ahead of Holidays
investorplace.com - December 20 at 2:15 PM
Praxair, Linde AG Merger Could Create Largest Industrial Gas Company (PX)Praxair, Linde AG Merger Could Create Largest Industrial Gas Company (PX)
www.investopedia.com - August 18 at 3:42 PM

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