PX - Praxair, Inc.

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
155.36
+1.04 (+0.67%)
As of 3:01PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close154.32
Open155.33
Bid155.44 x 1000
Ask155.47 x 800
Day's Range154.51 - 155.72
52 Week Range129.74 - 168.54
Volume557,641
Avg. Volume1,473,739
Market Cap44.678B
Beta1.16
PE Ratio (TTM)32.32
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield3.30 (2.10%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-08-03
1y Target EstN/A
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  • Linde Said to Consider More U.S. Asset Sales for Praxair Deal
    Bloomberg Video8 days ago

    Linde Said to Consider More U.S. Asset Sales for Praxair Deal

    Aug.06 -- Linde AG is considering the sale of additional assets in the U.S. in a last-ditch attempt to salvage its $47 billion merger with Praxair Inc., according to people familiar with matter. Bloomberg's Oliver Sachgau reports on "Bloomberg Markets: European Close."

  • Linde, Praxair Deal Faces Regulatory Setback on Antitrust Demands
    Bloomberg Video8 days ago

    Linde, Praxair Deal Faces Regulatory Setback on Antitrust Demands

    Aug.06 -- The $47 billion merger of Linde AG and Praxair Inc. faces the prospect it could collapse for a second time following demands by U.S. antitrust authorities. Bloomberg Opinion's Brooke Sutherland reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas." Her opinions are her own.

  • Linde shares drop as Praxair merger hits U.S. antitrust hurdle
    Reuters Videos8 days ago

    Linde shares drop as Praxair merger hits U.S. antitrust hurdle

    Shares in Linde have plunged more than 8 percent after the industrial gases group's planned $87 billion merger with Praxair was put in doubt by demands from U.S. antitrust regulators. Francis Maguire reports

  • What Caused IFF’s Flavors Segment’s Margin to Expand in Q2 2018?
    Market Realistyesterday

    What Caused IFF’s Flavors Segment’s Margin to Expand in Q2 2018?

    International Flavors & Fragrances’ (IFF) Flavors segment saw a fall in its contribution to the company’s overall revenue by 0.2 percentage points in the second quarter. The growth in the segment’s revenue was driven primarily by price increases and higher volume growth across all its categories and regions. The segment reported a net profit of $109.6 million in the second quarter, a rise of 13.2% YoY.

  • Why Albemarle’s Catalysts Segment Revenue Rose despite Divestiture
    Market Realistyesterday

    Why Albemarle’s Catalysts Segment Revenue Rose despite Divestiture

    Albemarle’s (ALB) Catalysts segment accounted for 33.4% of ALB’s total revenues in Q2 2018 compared to 35% in Q2 2017, a decrease of 1.6 percentage points on a YoY (year-over-year) basis. This segment was formed by merging the company’s Refining Solutions and PCS businesses.

  • How Albemarle’s Bromine Specialties Segment Performed in Q2
    Market Realistyesterday

    How Albemarle’s Bromine Specialties Segment Performed in Q2

    Albemarle’s (ALB) Bromine Specialties segment accounted for 25.8% of the company’s total revenues in Q2 2018 compared to 27.7% in Q2 2017, which implies a decline of 1.9 percentage points on a YoY (year-over-year) basis. The segment reported revenues of $220.51 million in Q2 2018, a rise of 8.1% on a YoY basis. In Q2 2017, the segment reported revenues of $203.94 million.

  • What Drove DowDuPont’s Top-Line Growth in the Second Quarter?
    Market Realist7 days ago

    What Drove DowDuPont’s Top-Line Growth in the Second Quarter?

    DowDuPont (DWDP) reported Q2 2018 revenues of $24.24 billion, an increase of 17.0% over its pro forma revenues of $20.7 billion in Q2 2017. Analysts expected DWDP to report revenues of ~$23.59 billion. The company’s revenues are reported on a continuing operations basis. It should be noted that Dow Chemical and DuPont made several significant divestitures to facilitate the merger.

  • Reuters8 days ago

    European shares dip as HSBC disappoints, trade fears linger on

    European shares dipped on Monday in choppy trading as HSBC, Europe's biggest bank, disappointed investors, while doubts over a planned $87 billion tie-up with Praxair sank shares in German industrial gases group Linde. Concern over a trade dispute between the United States and China and a mixed bag of corporate results also weighed on Wall Street, which opened flat.

  • Reuters8 days ago

    European shares dip as HSBC disappoints, trade fears linger on

    European shares dipped on Monday in choppy trading as HSBC, Europe's biggest bank, disappointed investors, while doubts over a planned $87 billion tie-up with Praxair sank shares in German industrial gases group Linde. Concern over a trade dispute between the United States and China and a mixed bag of corporate results also weighed on Wall Street, which opened flat.

  • Investopedia8 days ago

    FTC Demands Could Threaten Linde-Praxair Merger

    Linde AG and Praxair Inc.’s ( PX) planned $47 billion merger could be in jeopardy after the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) ruling for the sale of more assets. Praxair shares were down 5.9% in early trade Monday. The merger would create the largest supplier of industrial gases in the world, second to current market dominator France-based Air Liquide SA. But, the FTC said it wanted the companies to shed more assets to ease its antitrust concerns before it approved the deal.

  • Linde Considers More U.S. Asset Sales for Praxair Deal
    Bloomberg8 days ago

    Linde Considers More U.S. Asset Sales for Praxair Deal

    Linde AG is considering the sale of additional assets in the U.S. that would mark a near-complete retreat from industrial gas operations in the country and a last-ditch attempt to salvage its $47 billion merger with Praxair Inc., according to people familiar with matter. CVC Capital Partners and Messer Group GmbH would be willing to buy the assets, one of the people said. Linde has already agreed to sell a $3.3 billion package of North American assets -- including Linde’s U.S. bulk business -- to CVC and Messer.

  • The Wall Street Journal8 days ago

    Stocks to Watch: Berkshire Hathaway, PepsiCo, Newell Brands, Tyson Foods, Wynn Resorts, Praxair, Sotheby's

    Among the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Monday's session are Berkshire Hathaway, PepsiCo, Newell Brands, Tyson Foods and Wynn Resorts.

  • Reuters8 days ago

    Linde shares drop as Praxair merger hits U.S. antitrust hurdle

    Shares in Linde (LIN1.DE) dropped as much as 10 percent on Monday after the German industrial gases group's planned $86 billion merger with U.S. rival Praxair (PX.N) was thrown into doubt by more demands from U.S. antitrust regulators. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is asking for more assets to be sold than previously anticipated and also wants prospective buyers to meet certain other requirements, Linde said in a statement on Sunday. "Linde and Praxair are analyzing these expectations to assess their scope and to evaluate how they could be implemented to achieve a timely clearance of the business combination," it said.

  • Reuters8 days ago

    Linde shares drop as Praxair merger hits U.S. antitrust hurdle

    Shares in Linde (LIN1.DE) dropped as much as 10 percent on Monday after the German industrial gases group's planned $86 billion (£66.32 billion) merger with U.S. rival Praxair (PX.N) was thrown into doubt by more demands from U.S. antitrust regulators. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is asking for more assets to be sold than previously anticipated and also wants prospective buyers to meet certain other requirements, Linde said in a statement on Sunday. "Linde and Praxair are analysing these expectations to assess their scope and to evaluate how they could be implemented to achieve a timely clearance of the business combination," it said.

  • Linde, Praxair Deal Faces Regulatory Setback on Antitrust Demands
    Bloomberg8 days ago

    Linde, Praxair Deal Faces Regulatory Setback on Antitrust Demands

    The $47 billion merger of Linde AG and Praxair Inc. faces the prospect it could collapse for a second time following demands by U.S. antitrust authorities. Bloomberg Opinion's Brooke Sutherland reports ...

  • CNBC8 days ago

    Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: PEP, BRKB, CAH, TSN, PX & more

    Indra Nooyi will step down as CEO of the snack and beverage giant on October 3 after 12 years, replaced by President Ramon Laguarta. Berkshire Hathaway BRK.A – Berkshire reported quarterly profit of $4190.13 per "A" share , beating the consensus estimate of $3386.62, while revenue also topped estimates. Warren Buffett's firm saw profits jump 67 percent from a year earlier, helped in part by a rebound in Berkshire's insurance business.

  • The Wall Street Journal8 days ago

    [$$] The Linde-Praxair Merger Explained

    Inc. (PX) are facing an unexpected setback in their two-year pursuit of a merger after the U.S. Federal Trade Commission signaled it would likely require further divestments to let the deal through. If it goes ahead, the tie-up would create a gas giant with a market capitalization of nearly $80 billion, more than $30 billion in annual revenue and over 80,000 employees. Under the terms of the deal, Linde shareholders will receive 1.54 shares in the new company for each existing share and Praxair shareholders will receive one share for each of their shares.

  • Linde Slumps as U.S. Regulator's Demand Threatens Praxair Deal
    Bloomberg9 days ago

    Linde Slumps as U.S. Regulator's Demand Threatens Praxair Deal

    Linde AG shares fell the most in a year after the U.S. antitrust regulator raised an unexpected hurdle to the company’s $42 billion merger with Praxair Inc. that could derail the deal to create the world’s largest industrial gas producer. The Federal Trade Commission indicated it wants the companies to sell more assets before it approves their deal, Munich-based Linde said Sunday in a statement. The company noted a “higher likelihood” that the requirement may push total asset disposals to beyond the acceptable threshold outlined in the merger deal.

  • Linde says regulators likely to demand more divestitures in Praxair deal
    Reuters10 days ago

    Linde says regulators likely to demand more divestitures in Praxair deal

    German industrial gases group Linde (LIN1.DE) said it and U.S. rival Praxair (PX.N) may need to sell more assets than anticipated to secure antitrust approval for their planned $87 billion tie-up, which could scupper the deal. Linde said on Sunday it was informed that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission had "expressed expectations with regards to further divestiture commitments and prospective purchasers which are considered required for a merger clearance," it said. Based on its discussions with the FTC and other antitrust regulators, it said there was now a higher probability that the two companies would need to commit to selling assets exceeding the agreed threshold.

  • Linde says regulators likely to demand more divestitures in Praxair deal
    Reuters10 days ago

    Linde says regulators likely to demand more divestitures in Praxair deal

    German industrial gases group Linde (LIN1.DE) said it and U.S. rival Praxair (PX.N) may need to sell more assets than anticipated to secure antitrust approval for their planned $87 billion (66.9 billion pounds) tie-up, which could scupper the deal. Linde said on Sunday it was informed that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission had "expressed expectations with regards to further divestiture commitments and prospective purchasers which are considered required for a merger clearance," it said. Based on its discussions with the FTC and other antitrust regulators, it said there was now a higher probability that the two companies would need to commit to selling assets exceeding the agreed threshold.

  • Analysts’ Views on Praxair, Post-Q2 Earnings Release
    Market Realist13 days ago

    Analysts’ Views on Praxair, Post-Q2 Earnings Release

    Of the 20 analysts covering Praxair (PX), 65% recommend “buy,” and 35% recommend “hold.” Their target price of $174.50 for Praxair implies a 4.9% return based on the stock’s July 27 price of $166.43.

  • What Could Drive LyondellBasell’s Second-Quarter Adjusted EPS?
    Market Realist13 days ago

    What Could Drive LyondellBasell’s Second-Quarter Adjusted EPS?

    LyondellBasell (LYB) is expected to report adjusted earnings per share of $2.92 in Q2 2018, implying a 3.5% increase on a year-over-year basis. In Q1 2017, LYB reported adjusted earnings per share of $2.82. LYB’s projected adjusted EPS growth is expected to be driven by higher revenue growth, share repurchases, and improved selling, general, and administrative expenses (or SG&A) as a percentage of sales.

  • How Praxair’s Surface Technologies Segment Performed in Q2
    Market Realist13 days ago

    How Praxair’s Surface Technologies Segment Performed in Q2

    Praxair’s (PX) Surface Technologies segment was its smallest revenue contributor in Q2 2018. Its contribution expanded 0.3 percentage points YoY (year-over-year) to 5.6% of the company’s overall revenue from 5.3%. In the second quarter, PX’s Surface Technologies revenue rose 13.9% YoY to $172 million from $151 million.

  • Why Praxair’s South American Revenue Fell in Q2 2018
    Market Realist14 days ago

    Why Praxair’s South American Revenue Fell in Q2 2018

    Praxair’s (PX) South American segment’s revenue contribution contracted by 1.8 percentage points YoY (year-over-year) in Q2 2018, to 11.4% from 13.2%. Its revenue fell YoY to $349 million from $373 million.