The Critical Facts About Air Products and Chemicals Today

Large-cap Industrials company Air Products and Chemicals has logged a -0.3% change today on a trading volume of 54,069. The average volume for the stock is 1,153,137.

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. provides atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, equipment, and related services in the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, India, and internationally. Based in Allentown, United States the company has 19,710 full time employees and a market cap of $63,592,357,888. Air Products and Chemicals currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 2.3% per year.

The company is now trading -13.7% away from its average analyst target price of $331.81 per share. The 21 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $300.0 to $385.0, and on average give Air Products and Chemicals a rating of buy.

Over the last year, APD shares have gone up 13.7%, which represents a difference of 24.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $328.56 per share whereas its 52 week low is $218.88. With its operating margins declining an average -5.7% over the last four years, Air Products and Chemicals may not have a strong enough business to keep this trend.

Date Reported Revenue ($ k) Cost of Revenue ($ k) Gross Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2022-09-30 12,698,600 9,338,500 26.46 -12.93
2021-09-30 10,323,000 7,186,100 30.39 -10.22
2020-09-30 8,856,300 5,858,100 33.85 2.58
2019-09-30 8,918,900 5,975,500 33 n/a
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