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Linde plc (LIN)

Stock Price: $252.14 USD 0.07 (0.03%)
Updated November 23, 4:05 PM EST - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 132.34B
Revenue (ttm) 27.05B
Net Income (ttm) 2.24B
Shares Out 524.86M
EPS (ttm) 4.19
PE Ratio 60.18
Forward PE 27.93
Dividend $3.85
Dividend Yield 1.53%

Stock Quote

Trading Day November 23
Last Price $252.14
Previous Close $252.07
Change ($) 0.07
Change (%) 0.03%
Day's Open 253.95
Day's Range 251.10 - 255.21
Day's Volume 1,231,293
52-Week Range 146.71 - 269.78

More Stats

Market Cap 132.34B
Enterprise Value 144.94B
Earnings Date (est) Feb 18, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 2, 2020
Shares Outstanding 524.86M
Float 523.65M
EPS (basic) 4.22
EPS (diluted) 4.19
FCF / Share 7.19
Dividend $3.85
Dividend Yield 1.53%
Earnings Yield 1.66%
FCF Yield 2.86%
Payout Ratio 89.20%
Shares Short 3.51M
Short Ratio 1.93
Short % of Float 0.67%
Beta 0.75
PE Ratio 60.18
Forward PE 27.93
P/FCF Ratio 35.00
PS Ratio 4.89
PB Ratio 2.87
Revenue 27.05B
Operating Income 2.93B
Net Income 2.24B
Free Cash Flow 3.78B
Net Cash -12.60B
Net Cash / Share -24.01
Gross Margin 42.87%
Operating Margin 10.84%
Profit Margin 8.30%
FCF Margin 13.98%
ROA 2.78%
ROE 4.71%
ROIC 7.40%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Forecasts

Analyst Ratings (28)

Buy 17
Overweight 2
Hold 8
Underweight 0
Sell 1

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

(9.74% upside)
Current: $252.14
Target: 276.71
*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 & Equivalents2,7004,466617-
Total Debt13,95615,2969,000-
Net Cash / Debt-11,256-10,830-8,383-
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 74,648
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 North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. The company offers oxygen, nitrogen, argon, rare gases, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, electronic gases, specialty gases, and acetylene. It also designs and constructs turnkey process plants, such as olefin, natural gas, air separation, and hydrogen and synthesis gas plants. The company serves healthcare, petroleum refining, manufacturing, food, beverage carbonation, fiber-optics, steel making, aerospace, chemicals, and water treatment industries. Linde plc was founded in 1879 and is based in Guildford, the United Kingdom.