Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (APD): Price and Financial Metrics

Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (APD): $281.12

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APD Price/Volume Stats

Current price $281.12 52-week high $328.56
Prev. close $273.17 52-week low $218.88
Day low $275.69 Volume 432,633
Day high $281.34 Avg. volume 1,008,847
50-day MA $282.44 Dividend yield 2.55%
200-day MA $280.41 Market Cap 62.44B

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  • Stability is the dimension where APD ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 83.57% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for APD is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • APD ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 9th percentile.

APD Stock Summary

  • APD has a higher market value than 96.45% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $60,159,717,214.
  • APD's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 4,599.38 -- higher than 99.39% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • APD's went public 37.42 years ago, making it older than 93.61% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to AIR PRODUCTS & CHEMICALS INC, a group of peers worth examining would be NDSN, WAT, ELV, SNN, and ARES.
  • Visit APD's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

APD Valuation Summary

  • APD's price/sales ratio is 4.7; this is 176.47% higher than that of the median Basic Materials stock.
  • APD's price/earnings ratio has moved up 9.9 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for APD.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
APD 2023-05-17 4.7 4.4 28.2 24.2
APD 2023-05-16 4.7 4.4 28.1 24.1
APD 2023-05-15 4.7 4.4 28.5 24.4
APD 2023-05-12 4.7 4.4 28.4 24.3
APD 2023-05-11 4.7 4.4 28.2 24.2
APD 2023-05-10 4.8 4.4 28.7 24.6

APD Growth Metrics

    The year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at -15.16%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -38.67%.
  • The 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 14.93%.
Over the past 15 months, APD's revenue has gone up $2,556,100,000.

The table below shows APD's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 12,879.1 3,104.7 2,267.9
2022-09-30 12,698.6 3,170.6 2,256.1
2022-06-30 11,969.7 3,039.5 2,283.4
2022-03-31 11,385.1 3,059.9 2,234.9
2021-12-31 10,942 3,345.7 2,177.5
2021-09-30 10,323 3,335.2 2,099.1

APD's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • APD has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 83.61% of graded US stocks.
  • APD's asset turnover comes in at 0.378 -- ranking 69th of 89 Chemicals stocks.
  • HXL, GEVO, and SMG are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with APD.

The table below shows APD's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.378 0.312 0.105
2021-03-31 0.363 0.321 0.102
2020-12-31 0.376 0.331 0.110
2020-09-30 0.398 0.339 0.117
2020-06-30 0.426 0.344 0.130
2020-03-31 0.463 0.342 0.147

APD Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of APD, see our APD price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $316.26 Average Broker Recommendation 1.65 (Moderate Buy)

Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (APD) Company Bio

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. is an American international corporation whose principal business is selling gases and chemicals for industrial uses. Air Products' headquarters is in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in the Lehigh Valley region of Pennsylvania, in the United States. Air Products is the Lehigh Valley's third largest employer, after Lehigh Valley Hospital and St. Luke's University Health Network . Leonard P. Pool founded the company in 1940. Air Products’ current CEO and Chairman is Seifi Ghasemi. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest APD News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about AIR PRODUCTS & CHEMICALS INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate APD as an investment opportunity.

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Yahoo | May 22, 2023

NEOM Green Hydrogen Company completes financial close at a total investment value of USD 8.4 billion in the world's largest carbon-free green hydrogen plant

NEOM Green Hydrogen Company (NGHC) today announced that following signing financial documents with 23 local, regional, and international banks, and investment firms, it has now achieved financial close on the world's largest green hydrogen production facility at a total investment value of USD 8.4 billion. The plant is currently being built at Oxagon, in Saudi Arabia's region of NEOM. NGHC has also concluded the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) agreement with Air Products as the

Yahoo | May 22, 2023

Air Products Declares Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Air Products (NYSE: APD) today declared a quarterly dividend of $1.75 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on August 14, 2023 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 3, 2023.

Yahoo | May 18, 2023

Air Products' Board of Directors Again Extends Seifi Ghasemi's Term as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Air Products' (NYSE: APD) Board of Directors today announced an amendment to the employment agreement with Air Products' chairman, president and chief executive officer, Seifi Ghasemi, further extending his term.

Yahoo | May 18, 2023

Aers Energy België Selects Air Products to Build a State-of-the-Art Hydrogen Refueling Station in Zeebrugge, Belgium

Air Products (NYSE: APD) has signed an agreement with Aers Energy België to develop a multi-fuel, hydrogen refueling station for trucks. It will be located on a concession in the port of Zeebrugge, which Aers Energy België has been awarded. Within this location, Aers will also operate a new secure truck stop, rest area, convenience store and restaurant.

Yahoo | May 15, 2023

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APD Price Returns

1-mo -4.35%
3-mo -4.03%
6-mo -10.70%
1-year 14.02%
3-year 22.67%
5-year 93.15%
YTD -8.23%
2022 3.91%
2021 13.75%
2020 18.82%
2019 50.02%
2018 0.26%

APD Dividends

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