Investors Eyeing Air Products and Chemicals Stock

Large-cap Industrials company Air Products and Chemicals has logged a 2.2% change today on a trading volume of 2,877,892. The average volume for the stock is 1,603,819.

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 23,000 full time employees and a market cap of $58,399,789,056. Air Products and Chemicals currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 2.7% per year.

The company is now trading -1.92% away from its average analyst target price of $267.85 per share. The 21 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $210.0 to $355.0, and on average give Air Products and Chemicals a rating of buy.

Over the last 12 months APD shares have declined by -4.5%, which represents a difference of -31.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $307.71 per share and its 52 week low is $212.24. Based on Air Products and Chemicals's average net margin growth of 1.2% over the last 6 years, its core business remains strong and the stock price may recover in the long term.

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Net Profit ($ k) Net Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2023 12,600,000 2,300,200 18 0.0
2022 12,698,600 2,256,100 18 -10.0
2021 10,323,000 2,099,100 20 -4.76
2020 8,856,300 1,886,700 21 5.0
2019 8,918,900 1,760,000 20 17.65
2018 8,930,200 1,497,800 17
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