Linde plc (LIN)
NASDAQ: LIN · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
443.05
-2.99 (-0.67%)
Jul 19, 2024, 1:52 PM EDT - Market open

Linde Stock Forecast

Stock Price Forecast

The 10 analysts with 12-month price forecasts for Linde stock have an average target of 471.6, with a low estimate of 420 and a high estimate of 540. The average target predicts an increase of 6.44% from the current stock price of 443.05.

Analyst Consensus: Buy
Target Low Average Median High
Price $420 $471.6 $475 $540
Change -5.20% +6.44% +7.21% +21.88%

Analyst Ratings

The average analyst rating for Linde stock from 13 stock analysts is "Buy". This means that analysts believe this stock is likely to outperform the market over the next twelve months.

Recommendation Trends

Rating Feb '24Mar '24Apr '24May '24Jun '24Jul '24
Strong Buy 755443
Buy 655555
Hold 466555
Sell 000000
Strong Sell 000000
Total 171616141413

Latest Forecasts

Analyst Firm Rating Rating Action Price Target Upside Date
UBS
UBS
Hold
Maintains
$490$475
Hold Maintains $490$475 +7.21% Jul 9, 2024
HSBC
HSBC
Strong Buy
Maintains
$458$452
Strong Buy Maintains $458$452 +2.02% May 6, 2024
BMO Capital
BMO Capital
Buy
Maintains
$510$475
Buy Maintains $510$475 +7.21% May 6, 2024
Mizuho
Mizuho
Strong Buy
Maintains
$510$512
Strong Buy Maintains $510$512 +15.56% May 3, 2024
Mizuho
Mizuho
Strong Buy
Upgrades
$510
Strong Buy Upgrades $510 +15.11% Apr 18, 2024
More Analyst Ratings

Financial Forecast

Revenue This Year
33.97B
from 32.85B
Increased by 3.40%
Revenue Next Year
36.95B
from 33.97B
Increased by 8.77%
EPS This Year
14.89
from 12.59
Increased by 18.28%
EPS Next Year
15.65
from 14.89
Increased by 5.10%
Year 201920202021202220232024202420252025202620262027202720282028
Revenue
28.23B27.24B30.79B33.36B32.85B33.97B36.95B36.03B38.70B38.09B38.84B40.42B40.42B43.00B43.00B
Revenue Growth
90.27%-3.49%13.03%8.35%-1.53%3.40%8.77%-2.50%7.41%-1.58%1.97%4.09%-6.37%-
EPS
4.194.717.338.2312.5914.8915.6517.2516.3218.3718.9620.8020.8022.4222.42
EPS Growth
-68.04%12.41%55.63%12.28%52.98%18.28%5.10%10.19%-5.36%12.57%3.22%9.68%-7.77%-
Forward PE
-----29.7528.3125.6927.1524.1223.3621.3021.3019.7719.77
No. Analysts -----253332163225544
Historical EPS numbers are GAAP, while forecasted numbers may be non-GAAP.

Revenue Forecast

Revenue 20242025202620272028
High 40.5B 42.1B 41.0B 43.1B 45.4B
Avg 36.9B 38.7B 38.8B 40.4B 43.0B
Low 34.3B 35.7B 37.1B 38.0B 40.9B

Revenue Growth

Revenue Growth 20242025202620272028
High
23.3%
13.8%
5.9%
10.9%
12.4%
Avg
12.5%
4.7%
0.4%
4.1%
6.4%
Low
4.3%
-3.5%
-4.1%
-2.3%
1.2%

EPS Forecast

EPS 20242025202620272028
High 16.43 17.98 20.73 22.18 24.43
Avg 15.65 16.32 18.96 20.80 22.42
Low 14.98 15.33 17.40 19.52 20.36

EPS Growth

EPS Growth 20242025202620272028
High
30.5%
14.9%
27.0%
16.9%
17.5%
Avg
24.3%
4.3%
16.2%
9.7%
7.8%
Low
19.0%
-2.1%
6.6%
2.9%
-2.1%
Sources: Price targets and analyst ratings provided by Benzinga. Revenue and EPS forecast data provided by Finnhub. The data is sourced from Wall Street analysts. Data disclaimer.