Here Are Some Essential Facts About Air Products and Chemicals (APD)

Shares of Large-cap industrials company Air Products and Chemicals moved -0.0 this afternoon, and are now trading at $299.4 per share. On the other hand, the average analyst target price for the stock is $330.58.

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.

Air Products and Chemicals Investors Should Consider This:

  • Air Products and Chemicals has moved 24.0% over the last year.

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 2.54. A number between 0 and 1 could mean that the market is undervaluing Air Products and Chemicals's estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 4.7

  • Air Products and Chemicals currently returns an annual dividend yield of 2.3%.

Understanding Air Products and Chemicals's Operating Margins

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Operating Expenses ($ k) Operating Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2022-11-22 12,698,600 -1,021,300 18 -18.18
2021-11-18 10,323,000 -892,300 22 -12.0
2020-11-19 8,856,300 -760,600 25 8.7
2019-11-26 8,918,900 -848,400 23 9.52
2018-11-20 8,930,200 -825,300 21 5.0
2017-11-16 8,187,600 -801,500 20

Air Products and Chemicals's operating margins have averaged 21.5% over the last 6 years, which is significantly higher than the Chemicals industry average of 13.05%. The firm's margins exhibit a relatively stable growth trend of -1.4%.

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