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Air Products & Chemicals
APD

$231.16
0.16%
 

About: Since its founding in 1940, Air Products has become one of the leading industrial gas suppliers globally, with operations in 50 countries and 19,000 employees. The company is the largest supplier of hydrogen and helium in the world. It has a unique portfolio serving customers in a number of industries, including chemicals, energy, healthcare, metals, and electronics. Air Products generated $12.6 billion in revenue in fiscal 2023.

Employees: 23,000

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Funds holding %
of 6,474 funds
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Analysts bullish %
of 12 analysts
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News positive %
of 27 articles

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2023 Q4 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

26% more first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 190 | Existing positions closed: 151

2% more funds holding

Funds holding: 1,582 [Q3] → 1,621 (+39) [Q4]

1.02% more ownership

Funds ownership: 82.85% [Q3] → 83.88% (+1.02%) [Q4]

2% less capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $52.2B [Q3] → $51B (-$1.25B) [Q4]

6% less repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 590 | Existing positions reduced: 631

29% less funds holding in top 10

Funds holding in top 10: 35 [Q3] → 25 (-10) [Q4]

44% less call options, than puts

Call options by funds: $218M | Put options by funds: $393M

Research analyst outlook

12 Wall Street Analysts provided 1 year price forecasts over the past 6 months

Low target
$240
4%
upside
Avg. target
$274
19%
upside
High target
$345
49%
upside

12 analyst ratings

positive
67%
neutral
25%
negative
8%
Citigroup
Patrick Cunningham
23%upside
$285
Buy
Maintained
10 Apr 2024
B of A Securities
Steve Byrne
14%upside
$264
Buy
Upgraded
15 Feb 2024
UBS
Joshua Spector
4%upside
$241
Neutral
Downgraded
8 Feb 2024
Morgan Stanley
Vincent Andrews
4%upside
$240
Equal-Weight
Maintained
7 Feb 2024
JP Morgan
Jeffrey Zekauskas
17%upside
$270
Overweight
Maintained
6 Feb 2024

Financial journalist opinion

Based on 27 articles about APD published over the past 30 days