NYSE:LIN - Linde Stock Price, News & Analysis

$188.79
+2.15 (+1.15 %)
(As of 08/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$185.07
Now: $188.79
$189.13
50-Day Range
$186.52
MA: $198.19
$205.57
52-Week Range
$145.95
Now: $188.79
$206.82
Volume1.19 million shs
Average Volume2.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$102.87 billion
P/E Ratio29.05
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.76
Linde plc operates as an industrial gas company in primarily North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and South Korea. The company offers oxygen, nitrogen, argon, rare gases, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, electronic gases, specialty gases, and acetylene. It also designs and constructs turnkey process plants, such as olefin, natural gas, air separation, and hydrogen and synthesis gas plants. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-14-8324-2200

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.90 billion
Cash Flow$11.9715 per share
Book Value$97.04 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.38 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees80,820
Market Cap$102.87 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Linde (NYSE:LIN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Linde's stock symbol?

Linde trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LIN."

How often does Linde pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Linde?

Linde announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 1st. Investors of record on Monday, June 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.875 per share on Monday, June 17th. This represents a $3.50 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.85%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 31st. View Linde's Dividend History.

How were Linde's earnings last quarter?

Linde PLC (NYSE:LIN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 6th. The basic materials company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.35. The basic materials company earned $192.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $192.10 million. Linde had a net margin of 19.45% and a return on equity of 12.10%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 17.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.07 EPS. View Linde's Earnings History.

When is Linde's next earnings date?

Linde is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Linde.

What price target have analysts set for LIN?

18 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Linde's stock. Their forecasts range from $175.10 to $220.00. On average, they anticipate Linde's stock price to reach $200.91 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Linde.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Linde?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Linde in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Linde.

Has Linde been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about LIN stock has trended negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Linde earned a news sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Linde.

Are investors shorting Linde?

Linde saw a drop in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,863,800 shares, a drop of 11.8% from the June 30th total of 5,515,600 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,880,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.6 days. Currently, 0.9% of the company's stock are short sold. View Linde's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Linde's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Linde own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Linde investors own include TENCENT HOLDING/ADR (TCEHY), Canopy Growth (CGC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Mcdonald's (MCD), Procter & Gamble (PG), Visa (V), Casey's General Stores (CASY), Costco Wholesale (COST), PepsiCo (PEP) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are Linde's key executives?

Linde's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Stephen F. Angel, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Matthew J. White, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Ms. Anne K. Roby, Exec. VP of Global Functions (Age 54)
  • Mr. Eduardo F. Menezes, Exec. VP of EMEA (Age 56)
  • Ms. Kelcey E. Hoyt, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 49)

Who are Linde's major shareholders?

Linde's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.22%), BlackRock Inc. (5.75%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (1.84%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.70%), Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. (1.27%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.23%). Company insiders that own Linde stock include Anne K Roby, Bernd Hugo Eulitz, Christian Bruch, Eduardo F Menezes, Matthew J White, Robert L Wood, Stephen F Angel and Thomas Enders. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Linde.

Which institutional investors are selling Linde stock?

LIN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jensen Investment Management Inc., Parnassus Investments CA, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, AXA, Vanguard Group Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Mackenzie Financial Corp. Company insiders that have sold Linde company stock in the last year include Anne K Roby, Bernd Hugo Eulitz, Eduardo F Menezes, Matthew J White, Robert L Wood and Stephen F Angel. View Insider Buying and Selling for Linde.

Which institutional investors are buying Linde stock?

LIN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Thoroughbred Financial Services LLC, Toronto Dominion Bank, Senator Investment Group LP, Cibc World Markets Corp and Holocene Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Linde stock in the last two years include Christian Bruch and Thomas Enders. View Insider Buying and Selling for Linde.

How do I buy shares of Linde?

Shares of LIN 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 Linde's stock price today?

One share of LIN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $188.79.

How big of a company is Linde?

Linde has a market capitalization of $102.87 billion and generates $14.90 billion in revenue each year. Linde employs 80,820 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Linde.

What is Linde's official website?

The official website for Linde is http://www.linde.com/.

How can I contact Linde?

Linde's mailing address is The Priestley Centre 10 Priestley Road Surrey Research Park, Guildford X0, GU2 7XY. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 44-14-8324-2200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Linde (NYSE LIN)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  165 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  188 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  353
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Linde and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LIN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LIN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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