PX - Praxair, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
156.04
+1.51 (+0.98%)
At close: 4:03PM EDT
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Previous Close154.53
Open154.16
Bid139.34 x 1000
Ask160.58 x 800
Day's Range154.16 - 156.24
52 Week Range129.74 - 168.54
Volume1,662,750
Avg. Volume1,469,304
Market Cap44.873B
Beta1.16
PE Ratio (TTM)32.46
EPS (TTM)4.81
Earnings DateOct 24, 2018 - Oct 29, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield3.30 (2.10%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-08-03
1y Target Est175.94
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  • Linde Said to Consider More U.S. Asset Sales for Praxair Deal
    Bloomberg Video13 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 Video13 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 Videos13 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

  • TheStreet.com3 days ago

    Charts Say Praxair Could Fall Nearly 10% From Here

    Looking back at the past eight months, my idea of a trading range for PX wasn't that far off from what actually happened, except that prices traveled in a wider range than anticipated (and for longer than several weeks). The stock is trading at $154.71 as I write this. Praxair's daily On-Balance-Volume line (OBV) has also been weakening this month, which suggests that sellers have been more aggressive.

  • What Caused IFF’s Flavors Segment’s Margin to Expand in Q2 2018?
    Market Realist6 days ago

    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 Realist6 days ago

    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 Realist6 days ago

    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.

  • GlobeNewswire11 days ago

    Factors of Influence in 2018, Key Indicators and Opportunity within ON Semiconductor, Old Second, Legg Mason, Praxair, Seritage Growth Properties, and Alexandria Real Estate Equities — New Research Emphasizes Economic Growth

    NEW YORK, Aug. 08, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of ON ...

  • What Drove DowDuPont’s Top-Line Growth in the Second Quarter?
    Market Realist11 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.

  • Business Wire12 days ago

    Praxair Named One of America’s Best Employers for Women by Forbes

    Praxair, Inc. (PX) has been named one of the best U.S. employers for women by Forbes. The list was compiled based on the results of an independent survey of 40,000 people across the U.S., working at companies with at least 1,000 employees. “We are honored to be named by Forbes as one of the best employers for women in 2018,” said David Strauss, vice president and chief human resources officer for Praxair.

  • Reuters13 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.

  • Reuters13 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.

  • Investopedia13 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
    Bloomberg13 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 Journal13 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.

  • Reuters13 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.

  • Reuters13 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
    Bloomberg13 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 ...

  • CNBC13 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 Journal13 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
    Bloomberg14 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
    Reuters14 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
    Reuters14 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 Realist18 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.