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NYSE:LIN - Linde Stock Price, Forecast & News

$223.55
+0.91 (+0.41 %)
(As of 02/19/2020 06:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$222.87
Now: $223.55
$224.59
50-Day Range
$203.13
MA: $211.59
$222.64
52-Week Range
$166.07
Now: $223.55
$227.85
Volume1.51 million shs
Average Volume1.71 million shs
Market Capitalization$121.81 billion
P/E Ratio53.23
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$28.23 billion
Cash Flow$16.01 per share
Book Value$94.55 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.29 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees80,820
Market Cap$121.81 billion
Next Earnings Date5/8/2020 (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 declared a dividend on Monday, October 28th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.875 per share on Tuesday, December 17th. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 2nd. View Linde's Dividend History.

How were Linde's earnings last quarter?

Linde PLC (NYSE:LIN) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 13th. The basic materials company reported $1.89 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.84 by $0.05. The basic materials company had revenue of $7.08 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.95 billion. Linde had a return on equity of 7.54% and a net margin of 8.09%. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.46 earnings per share. View Linde's Earnings History.

When is Linde's next earnings date?

Linde is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 8th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Linde.

What guidance has Linde issued on next quarter's earnings?

Linde issued an update on its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 13th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 8.00-8.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $8.09.

What price target have analysts set for LIN?

19 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Linde's stock. Their forecasts range from $175.10 to $255.00. On average, they expect Linde's stock price to reach $226.29 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Linde.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Linde?

19 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 13 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 positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Linde earned a media sentiment score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Linde.

Are investors shorting Linde?

Linde saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,950,000 shares, an increase of 10.8% from the January 15th total of 5,370,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,330,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.5 days. Approximately 1.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. 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 Visa (V), Walt Disney (DIS), Costco Wholesale (COST), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), NVIDIA (NVDA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Netflix (NFLX), Mcdonald's (MCD), AT&T (T) and AbbVie (ABBV).

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 a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (3.97%), Capital Research Global Investors (2.85%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.49%), FMR LLC (1.91%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.65%) and Capital World Investors (1.20%). 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 major investors are selling Linde stock?

LIN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., FMR LLC, D1 Capital Partners L.P., Capital Research Global Investors, FIL Ltd, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and CI Investments Inc.. 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 and Stephen F Angel. View Insider Buying and Selling for Linde.

Which major investors are buying Linde stock?

LIN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Stifel Financial Corp, Madison Asset Management LLC, Toronto Dominion Bank, M&G Investment Management Ltd., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Jefferies Group LLC and Credit Agricole S A. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Linde's stock price today?

One share of LIN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $223.55.

How big of a company is Linde?

Linde has a market capitalization of $121.81 billion and generates $28.23 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $2.29 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.34 on an earnings per share basis. 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:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  219 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  239 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  458
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 2/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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