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Linde plc (LIN)

Stock Price: $221.26 USD 6.49 (3.02%)
Updated Jul 2, 2020 4:03 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 116.20B
Revenue (ttm) 28.02B
Net Income (ttm) 2.34B
Shares Out 525.18M
EPS (ttm) 4.32
PE Ratio 51.22
Forward PE 28.33
Dividend $3.85
Dividend Yield 1.74%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Jul 2, 2020
Last Price $221.26
Previous Close $214.77
Change ($) 6.49
Change (%) 3.02%
Day's Open 218.52
Day's Range 218.52 - 222.06
Day's Volume 2,837,869
52-Week Range 146.71 - 227.85

More Stats

Market Cap 116.20B
Enterprise Value 129.06B
Earnings Date (est) Jul 30, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 2, 2020
Shares Outstanding 525.18M
Float 523.50M
EPS (basic) 4.34
EPS (diluted) 4.32
FCF / Share 5.19
Dividend $3.85
Dividend Yield 1.74%
Earnings Yield 1.95%
FCF Yield 2.37%
Payout Ratio 82.70%
Shares Short 4.16M
Short Ratio 1.92
Short % of Float 0.79%
Beta 0.73
PE Ratio 51.22
Forward PE 28.33
P/FCF Ratio 42.16
PS Ratio 4.15
PB Ratio 2.46
Revenue 28.02B
Operating Income 2.83B
Net Income 2.34B
Free Cash Flow 2.76B
Net Cash -12.86B
Net Cash / Share -24.49
Gross Margin 41.38%
Operating Margin 10.09%
Profit Margin 8.40%
FCF Margin 9.83%
ROA 2.58%
ROE 4.65%
ROIC 7.40%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (28)

Buy 17
Overweight 2
Hold 7
Underweight 2
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

(-1.61% downside)
Current: 221.26
Target: 217.70
*Average 12-month price target from 24 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth90.27%30.62%7.82%-
Gross Profit11,5845,8164,9764,679
Operating Income2,7011,9352,4402,224
Net Income2,2854,3811,2471,500
Shares Outstanding541330286286
Earnings Per Share4.1913.114.325.21
EPS Growth-68.04%203.47%-17.08%-
Dividend Per Share3.500.83--
Dividend Growth324.24%---
Operating Cash Flow6,1193,6543,0412,789
Capital Expenditures-3,682-1,883-1,311-1,465
Free Cash Flow2,4371,7711,7301,324
Cash & Equivalents2,7004,4666170.00
Total Debt13,95615,2969,000-
Net Cash / Debt-11,256-10,830-8,3830.00
Book Value49,07451,5966,018-
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Linde plc
Country United Kingdom
Employees 79,008
CEO Stephen F. Angel

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol LIN
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Specialty Chemicals
Unique Identifier NYSE: LIN


Linde plc operates as an industrial gas company in primarily North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. It manufactures and distributes atmospheric gases, such as oxygen, nitrogen, argon, and rare gases; and process gases, including carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, carbon monoxide, electronic gases, specialty gases, and acetylene. The company also designs and manufactures equipment for air separation and other industrial gas applications, as well as gas production and processing services, such as olefin plants, natural gas plants, air separation plants, hydrogen and synthesis gas plants, and other types of plants. It serves healthcare, petroleum refining, manufacturing, food, beverage carbonation, fiber-optics, steel making, aerospace, chemicals, electronics, and water treatment industries. Linde plc was founded in 2017 and is based in Guildford, the United Kingdom.