|Bid||158.53 x 1000|
|Ask||158.64 x 800|
|Day's Range||157.13 - 158.76|
|52 Week Range||127.36 - 166.95|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||36.74|
|Earnings Date||Jul 25, 2018 - Jul 30, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.30 (2.08%)|
|1y Target Est||173.94|
In November 2017, Praxair, Inc. announced its surface technologies business would offer a limited number of in-kind grants to select North American universities involved in metal additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing.
The basic materials sector – which comprises market segments such as chemicals, containers, packaging, metals, mining and forest products – is often one of the best market hedges due to the underlying demand for its products. In this article, we take a look at several key charts from within the materials space and try to determine how active traders will be looking to position themselves over the weeks or months to come. Retail investors looking to gain exposure to the materials sector usually turn to exchange-traded products such as the Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund.
On May 16, the board of Air Products and Chemicals (APD) made an announcement regarding its quarterly dividend. At the end of its fiscal second quarter, APD had 220.8 million outstanding shares. If APD doesn’t engage in share buybacks before the record date, it will be spending ~$242.9 million in the form of dividend payments.
Linde AG and Praxair Inc. are poised to get a so-called statement of objections listing potential reasons for the European Union’s antitrust regulator to block their proposed $46 billion merger, according to three people familiar with the EU review. Companies can argue with the European Commission, the EU’s regulatory arm, in writing and at a closed-door hearing and seek to allay potential problems with concessions. Linde and Praxair set hard limits on divestments when they first hashed out their merger plan, capping what they would sell and fixing an October deadline to get antitrust approvals.
Praxair, Inc. (PX) has been named one of the 500 best U.S. companies to work for by Forbes in 2018. The company has been recognized as an employer of choice since the list was first published in 2015. “We are proud to again be recognized as one of the best employers in the U.S. by Forbes,” said David Strauss, vice president and chief human resources officer for Praxair.
Praxair, Inc. (PX), a recognized global leader in sustainable development, placed 17th on Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s 100 Best Corporate Citizens List for 2018. This is the sixth consecutive year the company has been recognized. The list recognizes leadership and achievements based on performance in seven categories: environmental, climate change, human rights, employee relations, corporate governance, philanthropy and financial performance.
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DowDuPont’s (DWDP) Agriculture segment accounted for 17.7% of DWDP’s 1Q18 revenues, compared to 24.7% in 1Q17 on a pro forma basis. This segment reported revenues of ~$3.8 billion in 1Q18, a decrease of 24.6% on a year-over-year basis.
In accordance with the exchange offer document published on August 15, 2017, Linde plc announced today that the waiting period under the Competition Act (Canada) with respect to the proposed business combination between Praxair, Inc. (PX) and Linde AG (LIN.DE) expired on May 3, 2018, satisfying a closing condition (Regulatory Condition – Canada). In accordance with the Competition Act (Canada), the Competition Bureau is continuing to review the proposed business combination, and the parties are assisting with that ongoing review. Linde plc is a public limited company formed on April 18, 2017, that will become the parent company of Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG upon the completion of the business combination.
International Flavors and Fragrances (IFF) is expected to report adjusted earnings per share (or EPS) of $1.59 in 1Q18, an increase of 4.6% over its adjusted earnings per share of $1.52 in 1Q17. If IFF can meet expectations, it would be record adjusted EPS for the first quarter.
MUNICH (Reuters) - Linde (LIN1.DE) said it has so far not reached the upper size limit for the divestments that are needed to secure antitrust approval for the planned tie-up with industrial-gases rival ...
Linde said it has so far not reached the upper size limit for the divestments that are needed to secure antitrust approval for the planned tie-up with industrial-gases rival Praxair but that the matter ...
On April 24, W. R. Grace (GRA) announced that it would be licensing its UNIPOL PP Process Technology to Inter Pipeline to be used in its Heartland Petrochemical complex in Alberta, Canada. The pipeline is expected to be in service by 2021. W.R. Grace did not specify the financial aspects of the deal, its second so far in 2018.
Air Products and Chemicals’ (APD) Industrial Gases–Asia segment accounted for 25.9% of APD’s total revenue in fiscal 2Q18, narrowing by 3.2 percentage points YoY (year-over-year) from 22.7%. The segment’s revenue rose 27.9% YoY to $557.6 million from $435.9 million.
Air Products and Chemicals’ (APD) Industrial Gases–Americas segment was its largest revenue contributor in fiscal 2Q18. The segment comprised 42.4% of the company’s overall revenue, compared with 45.0% in fiscal 2Q17, marking a decline of 2.6 percentage points.
Air Products and Chemicals’ (APD) revenue rose 9.0% YoY (year-over-year) to $2.16 billion in fiscal 2Q18, missing analysts’ estimate of $2.2 billion. In 2Q17, APD’s revenue stood at $1.98 billion.
Since the beginning of 2018, the number of analysts tracking DowDuPont (DWDP) has increased from 25 to 27. Analysts’ consensus target price has moved up marginally from $81.87 to the current target price, which indicates analysts’ bullishness on the stock. The company reported an adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.83—an increase of 40.7% year-over-year.
Linde plc announced today that the proposed business combination between Praxair, Inc. (PX) and Linde AG (LIN.DE) received clearance from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) on April 26, 2018, satisfying a closing condition (Regulatory Condition – CFIUS Approval). Linde plc is a public limited company formed on April 18, 2017, that will become the parent company of Praxair, Inc. and Linde AG upon the completion of the business combination.
Praxair's (PX) first-quarter 2018 earnings gain from healthy trends in all end markets. Sales have grown in all segments, except for South America.
Praxair (PX), the top industrial gas company, reported revenues of ~$3.0 billion for 1Q18 today, reflecting growth of 9.9% over 1Q17. Higher volumes, price improvement, and favorable foreign currency fueled Praxair’s revenue growth. Praxair’s revenue grew across all of its reporting segments, led by Asia at 21%, Europe at 20%, North America at 7%, and Surface Technologies at 11%, while South America declined 1%, inclusive of currency impact.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / April 26, 2018 / Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX ) will be discussing their earnings results in their Q1 Earnings Call to be held on April 26, 2018 at 11:00 AM Eastern Time. To listen ...
Praxair Inc. (PX) reported impressive results for first-quarter 2018, with earnings and revenues surpassing their respective Zacks Consensus Estimate by 5.8% and 2.4%.