|Bid||375.05 x 200|
|Ask||438.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||409.14 - 418.46|
|52 Week Range||355.28 - 479.64|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.28|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||21.25|
|Earnings Date||Jan 23, 2019 - Jan 28, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.44 (0.84%)|
|1y Target Est||444.26|
In a press release on November 12, Praxair, which is now the wholly-owned subsidiary of Linde (LIN), announced that it has entered into a long-term agreement to supply oxygen to Fulcrum BioEnergy’s Sierra BioFuels Plant in Storey County, Nevada. According to the press release, Praxair will construct two vacuum pressure swing adsorption plants at the facility. The facility is expected to start its operations by 2020. The plant will also use Praxair’s proprietary technology—Hot Oxygen Burner, which will help increase the syngas yield from the gasification process.
Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising. SHW credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness.
Minneapolis may have lost a corporate headquarters when The Valspar Corp. was snapped up by the Sherwin-Williams Co. more than a year ago, but the paint giant is making the city a big part of its merged operations.
Air Products and Chemicals (APD) reported revenues of $2.30 billion in the fourth quarter, which implies 4.3% YoY (year-over-year) growth. In the fourth quarter of 2017, Air Products and Chemicals reported revenues of $2.20 billion. However, the company’s revenues missed analysts’ estimate of $2.31 billion.
The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising.
Corporate America has peaked. More precisely, execs at large US companies aren’t talking about “peaks”—peak sales, peak credit, peak oil, peak anything—as much as they used to on earnings calls and presentations. On a rolling annual basis, peak “peak” peaked late last year, according to a transcript search via Sentieo. In just the past few…
Air Products and Chemicals (APD) is expected to report revenues of $2.31 billion in the fourth quarter of the fiscal year, which represents a ~4.9% increase from to the fourth quarter of 2017, when it reported revenues of $2.20 billion. Can APD keep up its upward trend for the fourth quarter?
International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF) is expected to report an adjusted EPS of $1.54 in the third quarter—an increase of ~4.8% over its adjusted EPS of $1.47 in the third quarter of 2017. International Flavors and Fragrances’ adjusted EPS growth is expected to be driven by higher revenues, a better effective tax rate, and the expected increase in other income. International Flavors and Fragrances’ SG&A expenses for third-quarter are expected to be at $148.71, which represents 16.6% of the expected revenues.
DowDuPont (DWDP) is expected to post an adjusted EPS of $0.72 in the third quarter. In the third quarter of 2017, pro forma DowDuPont reported an adjusted EPS of $0.55. DowDuPont’s third-quarter adjusted EPS could grow 30.9% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis. Since the merger, DowDuPont has outperformed analysts’ estimates. We’ll have to wait and see if DowDuPont continues this trend during the third quarter.
NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.
On October 22, a PPG Industries (PPG) press release said that PPG had been awarded Home Depot’s (HD) Supplier Partner of the Year award in the paint category. The award was given for the launch of PPG’s TIMELESS interior and exterior paint and OLYMPIC stains, and it was announced at Home Depot’s annual supplier partnership meeting in Atlanta. PPG managed to find Home Depot to overcome this situation.
On October 25, Sherwin-Williams (SHW) announced its third-quarter earnings results. Sherwin-Williams failed to meet analysts’ EPS estimate of $5.74 in the third quarter. The change in accounting standards had an adverse impact of 0.8% on SHW’s revenue.
Moody's Investors Service said today that certain elements of the proposal by Trian Partners ("Trian"), an investment firm with a history of activity in rated consumer and industrial companies that reportedly holds small equity stake in PPG Industries, Inc. ("PPG", A3 negative), as credit negative if implemented by the company. Specifically, the proposal to improve capital structure efficiency likely would result in a step-up in adjusted financial leverage that is not consistent with an A3 rating. Likewise, the proposal to split the company into an architectural coatings company and an industrial coatings company would result in two entities that lack the diversity to achieve ratings in the "A" category without a very conservative balance sheet.
Key InsightsCosts to become the exclusive U.S. supplier to Lowe’s retail stores for interior and exterior paints, a deal announced in February, reduced the quarter’s earnings by 16 cents a share. Sherwin-Williams also has been bitten by less than stellar U.S. housing data. Baird analyst Ghansham Panjabi had expected an 8 percent gain for the latest period.Raw-material costs rose at a slightly higher rate than expected, said KeyBanc Capital Markets analyst Michael J. Sison.
Sherwin-Williams (SHW) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -0.53% and -0.98%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
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On a per-share basis, the Cleveland-based company said it had net income of $3.72. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $5.68 per share. The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The ...