PX - Praxair, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
150.68
-0.88 (-0.58%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close151.56
Open151.26
Bid141.00 x 100
Ask151.46 x 100
Day's Range149.65 - 151.36
52 Week Range120.02 - 166.95
Volume974,712
Avg. Volume1,738,790
Market Cap43.266B
Beta1.13
PE Ratio (TTM)34.88
EPS (TTM)4.32
Earnings DateApr 26, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield3.30 (2.25%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-03-06
1y Target Est173.82
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  • Business Wire3 days ago

    Praxair Signs Long-Term Agreement to Supply Samsung Electro-Mechanics in Busan, South Korea

    Praxair, Inc. (PX) today announced it has signed a long-term agreement to supply industrial gases to Samsung Electro-Mechanics (SEM), one of the world’s largest MLCC (Multi-Layer Ceramic Capacitors) manufacturers. Praxair has been supplying nitrogen to SEM’s manufacturing facility in the Noksan Industrial Complex in Busan since 2001. The new air separation plant, which will be built, owned and operated by Praxair, will supply an additional 425 tons per day of nitrogen to support SEM’s world-class MLCC manufacturing expansion.

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    What Will It Take for Sherwin-Williams to Beat Analyst Estimates?

    Sherwin Williams (SHW) is expected to post adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $3.17 in 1Q18, an increase of ~39.7% YoY (year-over-year). SHW’s projected increase in adjusted EPS could be driven by higher revenue growth, the continued synergy impact from the Valspar acquisition, and a reduction in effective tax rates. In 1Q17, SHW reported SG&A expenses at 36.8% of the revenues, which implies a gain of 440 basis points on a year-over-year basis.

  • Why Sherwin-Williams’s 1Q18 Revenue Could Be Set to Rise
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    Sherwin-Williams is expected to report revenue of $4.0 billion in 1Q18, a 43.1% increase from 1Q17’s $2.8 billion. If SHW manages to meet expectations, it will achieve its highest first-quarter revenue ever and have a first-quarter CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 12.8% since 2013. SHW’s projected revenue growth will be primarily driven by the acquisition revenue.

  • Business Wire6 days ago

    Praxair Begins Supplying Hydrogen to Marathon Petroleum’s Louisiana Refinery

    Praxair, Inc. announced today that it has begun supplying hydrogen to Marathon Petroleum Corporation’s refinery in Garyville, Louisiana. Marathon Petroleum is one of the largest transportation fuels refiners in the U.S.

  • Praxair's Yara Freeport Contract to Boost Hydrogen Business
    Zacks10 days ago

    Praxair's Yara Freeport Contract to Boost Hydrogen Business

    Praxair's (PX) long-term supply agreement with Yara Freeport LLC is to solidify its businesses, especially of the hydrogen unit, in Texas.

  • Reuters11 days ago

    Linde, Praxair chose bidders for antitrust sell-off - sources

    FRANKFURT/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Gases groups Linde (LIN1.DE) and Praxair (PX.N) have picked second-round bidders for a package of planned divestitures to facilitate their planned $79 billion merger, people close to the matter said. The companies have invited buyout firm CVC, which has tied up with gases group Messer, to make further bids, as well as private equity investors Carlyle (CG.O), Onex (ONEX.TO), Blackstone (BX.N), the sources said, adding that the investors are expected to bid for all assets on offer. Linde and Praxair have put a package of U.S.-based assets up for sale.

  • Reuters11 days ago

    Linde, Praxair chose bidders for antitrust sell-off -sources

    FRANKFURT/NEW YORK, April 12 (Reuters) - Gases groups Linde and Praxair have picked second-round bidders for a package of planned divestitures to facilitate their planned $79 billion merger, people close to the matter said. The companies have invited buyout firm CVC, which has tied up with gases group Messer, to make further bids, as well as private equity investors Carlyle, Onex, Blackstone, the sources said, adding that the investors are expected to bid for all assets on offer. Linde and Praxair have put a package of U.S.-based assets up for sale.

  • Yara and BASF open $600M ammonia plant near Houston
    American City Business Journals11 days ago

    Yara and BASF open $600M ammonia plant near Houston

    Additionally, Yara built an ammonia storage facility, and BASF upgraded its existing terminal and pipeline assets to support the new plant.

  • Business Wire11 days ago

    Praxair Starts Up Gas Supply to New World-Scale Yara Freeport LLC Ammonia Plant

    Praxair, Inc. has started to supply hydrogen and nitrogen to Yara Freeport LLC, a world-scale ammonia plant in Freeport, Texas. The plant, which is a joint venture between Yara International and BASF, has a capacity of 750,000 metric tons per year.

  • Moody's12 days ago

    Cometa Energia, S.A. de C.V. -- Moody's Assigns a Baa3 Rating to Cometa Energia's Proposed $907 million Notes; Outlook Stable

    Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") assigned an initial Baa3 rating to the coming issuance of $907 million Notes due 2035 by Cometa Energia, S.A. de C.V. ("Cometa"). The outlook ...

  • Why RPM’s Consumer Earnings Margins Narrowed
    Market Realist13 days ago

    Why RPM’s Consumer Earnings Margins Narrowed

    RPM International’s (RPM) Consumer segment is the second-biggest contributor to RPM’s overall revenue. The segment had a revenue share of 33% in fiscal 3Q18, compared with 33.4% in fiscal 3Q17, marking a decline of 0.4 percentage points YoY (year-over-year). The segment’s revenue grew 6.4% to $363.4 million in fiscal 3Q18 from $341.4 million in fiscal 3Q17.

  • Why RPM’s Industrial Segment Grew in Fiscal 3Q18
    Market Realist14 days ago

    Why RPM’s Industrial Segment Grew in Fiscal 3Q18

    RPM International’s (RPM) Industrial segment has been the largest contributor to RPM’s overall revenue, comprising 51.6% of revenue in fiscal 3Q18 and 51.0% in fiscal 3Q17. YoY (year-over-year), its share grew 0.6 percentage points. The segment’s revenue grew 9.2% YoY to $569.2 million in fiscal 3Q18 from $521.4 million in fiscal 3Q17.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Praxair Inc.
    Markit17 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Praxair Inc.

    This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting PX. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding PX totaled $16.65 billion.

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  • Business Wire20 days ago

    Praxair Receives 2018 Silver Class Distinction from RobecoSAM

    Praxair, Inc. , a recognized global leader in sustainable development, was awarded a Silver Class distinction in RobecoSAM’s Sustainability Yearbook 2018 .

  • Business Wire21 days ago

    Praxair Announces First Quarter 2018 Earnings and Conference Call Schedule

    Praxair, Inc. will release its first quarter 2018 financial results on Thursday, April 26, 2018, before the market opens and will webcast its conference call at 11:00 a.m.

  • RPM International’s Earnings Are Expected to Double in 3Q18
    Market Realist25 days ago

    RPM International’s Earnings Are Expected to Double in 3Q18

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  • Reviewing APD’s 2018 Stock Performance So Far
    Market Realist25 days ago

    Reviewing APD’s 2018 Stock Performance So Far

    Air Products and Chemicals’ (APD) stock performance has remained muted so far in 2018. APD’s peers Praxair (PX) and Celanese (CE) have fallen 6.8%, and 7.8%, respectively, while Eastman Chemical (EMN) has risen 13.3% in the same period. APD’s stock price reached an all-time high of $174 before it fell to its current level.

  • A Check on APD’s Valuations: How’s the Stock Faring?
    Market Realist25 days ago

    A Check on APD’s Valuations: How’s the Stock Faring?

    In comparison, its peer Praxair (PX) has a one-year forward PE of 21.3x. Forward PE is a measure investors can use to compare two or more companies operating in the same industry to tell which is overvalued and which is undervalued.

  • APD’s Short Interest: Keeping the Bears at Bay
    Market Realist26 days ago

    APD’s Short Interest: Keeping the Bears at Bay

    The latest short interest report of March 15, 2018, indicates that Air Products and Chemicals’ (APD) short interest has fallen on a biweekly basis. APD’s short interest as a percentage of its outstanding shares fell from 1.4% on February 28, 2018, to 1.3% on March 15, 2018. However, APD’s short interest has increased since the beginning of 2018, when it was just 0.86%.

  • Did APD’s Dividend Increase Help to Improve Its Dividend Yield?
    Market Realist26 days ago

    Did APD’s Dividend Increase Help to Improve Its Dividend Yield?

    Long-term investors love stocks with higher dividend yields because they provide a steady income. A dividend yield is the return investors get for every dollar they invest in a company’s equity during their holding period. On March 27, 2018, APD’s dividend yield was 2.7%, its highest in the past two years on a quarterly basis. Peers Praxair (PX), Eastman Chemical (EMN), and Celanese (CE) have dividend yields of 2.0%, 2.1%, and 1.8%, respectively.

  • Air Products and Chemicals Increases Its Fiscal 2Q18 Dividend
    Market Realist26 days ago

    Air Products and Chemicals Increases Its Fiscal 2Q18 Dividend

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  • What You Must Know About Praxair Inc’s (NYSE:PX) ROE
    Simply Wall St.27 days ago

    What You Must Know About Praxair Inc’s (NYSE:PX) ROE

    With an ROE of 20.06%, Praxair Inc (NYSE:PX) outpaced its own industry which delivered a less exciting 13.48% over the past year. On the surface, this looks fantastic since weRead More...

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