Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (APD) Stock Research, Analysis & News

Quick Analysis on Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (APD) Stock as of September 20, 2017

Previous Closing Price $150.50 is above 50 day moving average of $146.74
Previous Closing Price $150.50 is above 200 day moving average of $142.94
The Price/Earnings To Growth ratio (PEG) is great than 1
The Stock pays a dividend of 2.53%
The closing price $150.50 is less than 6.02% away from its one year target price of $159.56
Current Short Ratio 2.43 is great than 1
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Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (APD) Stock Profile Summary

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. offers atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, and equipment and services worldwide. The companys Merchant Gases segment sells atmospheric gases, such as oxygen, nitrogen, and argon; process gases, including hydrogen and helium; and certain medical and specialty gases for the metal, glass, chemical processing, food processing, healthcare, steel, general manufacturing, and petroleum and natural gas industries. This segment also offers respiratory therapies, home medical equipment, and infusion services primarily in Europe. Its Tonnage Gases segment provides hydrogen, carbon monoxide, nitrogen, oxygen, and syngas principally to the energy production and refining, chemical, and metallurgical industries, as well as produces dinitrotoluene used in the manufacture of a precursor of flexible polyurethane foam. The companys Electronics and Performance Materials segment offers specialty gases, such as nitrogen trifluoride, silane, arsine, phosphine, white ammonia, silicon tetrafluoride, carbon tetrafluoride, hexafluoromethane, critical etch gases, and tungsten hexafluoride, as well as tonnage gases, specialty chemicals, and services and equipment for the manufacture of silicon and compound semiconductors, thin film transistor liquid crystal displays, and photovoltaic devices. This segment also provides performance materials primarily for coatings, inks, adhesives, civil engineering, and personal care products. Its Equipment and Energy segment designs and manufactures cryogenic and gas processing equipment for air separation, hydrocarbon recovery and purification, natural gas liquefaction, and helium distribution, as well as offers plant design, engineering, procurement, and construction management services principally to chemical and petrochemical manufacturing, and oil and gas recovery and processing industries. The company was founded in 1940 and is based in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (APD) Stock Key Statistics Research and Analysis as of September 20, 2017

Stock ExchangeNYQ
Market Capitalization$32.87B
Trade Volume (Average Trading Volume)1,664,298 (1,385,600)
Price/Sales3.30
Price/Book3.49
P/E11.33
Earning/Share$13.31
Current Year EPS Estimate$6.23
Next Year EPS Estimate$6.91
Previous Closing Price$150.50
50 Day Price Moving Average$146.74
200 Day Price Moving Average$142.94
Dividend Yield2.53%
1 yr Target Price$159.56
Ex-Dividend Date6/29/2017
PEG Ratio5.52
Short Ratio2.43
EBITDA$3.18B

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Mutual Funds with Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (APD) Stock in its top 10 holdings

FundCategoryAPD Holding Percentage
Invesco ExchangeLarge Blend11.45%
ProFunds Basic Materials UltraSector InvTrading--Leveraged Equity4.14%
CRM All Cap Value InstLarge Blend3.2%
CRM Large Cap Opportunity InstlLarge Blend2.91%
CRM All Cap Value InvLarge Blend3.2%
CRM Large Cap Opportunity InvLarge Blend2.91%
Franklin Rising Dividends AdvLarge Blend3.12%

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