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Linde
LIN

$442.75
0.03%
 

About: Linde is the largest industrial gas supplier in the world, with operations in over 100 countries. The firm's main products are atmospheric gases (including oxygen, nitrogen, and argon) and process gases (including hydrogen, carbon dioxide, and helium), as well as equipment used in industrial gas production. Linde serves a wide variety of end markets, including chemicals, manufacturing, healthcare, and steelmaking. Linde generated approximately $33 billion in revenue in 2023.

Employees: 66,195

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Funds holding %
of 6,702 funds
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Analysts bullish %
of 14 analysts
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News positive %
of 12 articles

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2024 Q1 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

30% more first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 182 | Existing positions closed: 140

10% more capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $163B [Q4 2023] → $179B (+$16.1B) [Q1 2024]

2% more funds holding

Funds holding: 1,751 [Q4 2023] → 1,793 (+42) [Q1 2024]

8% more repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 696 | Existing positions reduced: 646

8% less call options, than puts

Call options by funds: $1.12B | Put options by funds: $1.23B

1.81% less ownership

Funds ownership: 81.93% [Q4 2023] → 80.12% (-1.81%) [Q1 2024]

2% less funds holding in top 10

Funds holding in top 10: 82 [Q4 2023] → 80 (-2) [Q1 2024]

Research analyst outlook

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

Low target
$429
3%
downside
Avg. target
$491
11%
upside
High target
$540
22%
upside

14 analyst ratings

positive
50%
neutral
50%
negative
0%
HSBC
Martin Evans
2%upside
$452
Buy
Maintained
6 May 2024
BMO Capital
John McNulty
7%upside
$475
Outperform
Maintained
6 May 2024
Mizuho
John Roberts
16%upside
$512
Buy
Maintained
3 May 2024
Mizuho
John Roberts
15%upside
$510
Buy
Upgraded
18 Apr 2024
Wells Fargo
Michael Sison
22%upside
$540
Overweight
Maintained
11 Apr 2024

Financial journalist opinion

Based on 12 articles about LIN published over the past 30 days