Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (APD) jumped 0 points or 0% on strong buying and was last priced at $137.99 per share. The shares saw huge fund flow intraday; a massive $2.73 million made their way in through the upticks but an even bigger $8.2 million made their way out through downticks. As per the last observation, the net money flow stood at $(-5.47) million and the up/down ratio was found to be 0.33. The shares have seen a weekly value change of -0.56% .A block trade was recorded in the company shares with a net money flow of $(-6.18) million. The composite value of the funds in upticks was $0 million and the total value of funds in downticks was $6.18. As can be seen from the data, the block transaction had the up/down ratio of 0.
Based on the Stock Research reports from financial advisors, there are 7 Analysts recommending as a Strong Buy, Investors should also note that 6 Stock brokerage firms are recommending to Hold the stock for short term. There are 1 Analysts recommending as a Strong Sell. Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Thursday as its shares dropped 0.01% or 0.02 points. After the session commenced at $138.25, the stock reached the higher end at $138.25 while it hit a low of $137.03. With the volume soaring to 1,462,705 shares, the last trade was called at $137.97. The company has a 52-week high of $150.45. The company has a market cap of $30,021 million and there are 217,589,950 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $123.106962.
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. has a Price to Earnings ratio of 19.59 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 4.24. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. has a price to cash ratio of 11.9. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 6.27% and Return on Equity of the stock is 22.02%. According to the corporate earnings calendar, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. will release next earnings on Apr 27, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $1.38. Based on the consensus of stock financial advisors the stock has a price target of $149.64. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $6.14. The Estimated EPS rate for Long term growth is $8.8. For Dividend Investing Stock Market Traders Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. has a Dividend Yield of 2.49% with an Annual Dividend of $3.44. It has a Payout Ratio of 0.48 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is -0.02.
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. has established an internationally recognized industrial gas and related industrial process equipment business, and developed strong positions as a producer of certain chemicals. The industrial gases business segment recovers and distributes industrial gases such as oxygen, nitrogen, argon, and hydrogen and a variety of medical and specialty gases. The chemicals business segment produces and markets polymer chemicals, performance chemicals, and chemical intermediates.