EPS for Praxair, Inc. (PX) Expected At $1.48

January 15, 2018 - By Nellie Frank

 EPS for Praxair, Inc. (PX) Expected At $1.48
Investors sentiment increased to 1.08 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.18, from 0.9 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 39 investors sold Praxair, Inc. shares while 277 reduced holdings. 83 funds opened positions while 258 raised stakes. 235.36 million shares or 0.26% less from 235.97 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Homrich And Berg owns 4,972 shares. 13,209 are held by Bradley Foster And Sargent Ct. 49,758 are held by National Bank Of Nova Scotia. Pinnacle Finance Prtn stated it has 1,858 shares. Bank & Trust Of Nova Scotia Tru Co has invested 0.38% in Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX). Natl Planning holds 0.04% or 1,423 shares in its portfolio. Yhb Inv Advisors has invested 0.39% in Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX). Community Bancorporation Na stated it has 0% in Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX). Hap Trading Ltd Llc reported 92,932 shares or 0.62% of all its holdings. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Pub School Empls Retrmt Systems holds 0.05% or 23,265 shares in its portfolio. Parkside Bank holds 557 shares. Pictet Fincl Bank Trust Limited holds 0.07% of its portfolio in Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) for 1,700 shares. Enterprise has 0.09% invested in Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) for 1,235 shares. Schnieders Capital Management Ltd Company accumulated 2,128 shares. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi holds 9,581 shares.

Analysts expect Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) to report $1.48 EPS on January, 25.They anticipate $0.07 EPS change or 4.96 % from last quarter’s $1.41 EPS. PX’s profit would be $423.73 million giving it 27.73 P/E if the $1.48 EPS is correct. After having $1.50 EPS previously, Praxair, Inc.’s analysts see -1.33 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.21% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $164.15. About 2.64M shares traded or 58.01% up from the average. Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) has risen 17.42% since January 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.72% the S&P500.

Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) Ratings Coverage

Among 21 analysts covering Praxair (NYSE:PX), 11 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. Praxair had 44 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) earned “Neutral” rating by Susquehanna on Wednesday, October 7. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, May 30. Zacks upgraded Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) on Friday, August 28 to “Sell” rating. Susquehanna upgraded the stock to “Positive” rating in Thursday, September 7 report. The rating was maintained by SunTrust on Thursday, October 26 with “Buy”. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Thursday, March 24 by Credit Suisse. The stock of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) earned “Neutral” rating by Bank of America on Saturday, January 7. As per Wednesday, November 18, the company rating was maintained by UBS. The stock of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) earned “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Wednesday, June 7. The rating was upgraded by Citigroup to “Buy” on Monday, October 30.

Praxair, Inc. produces and distributes industrial gases. The company has market cap of $47.00 billion. It operates through North America, Europe, South America, Asia, and Surface Technologies divisions. It has a 29.21 P/E ratio. The firm offers atmospheric gases, such as oxygen, nitrogen, argon, and rare gases; and process gases comprising carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, electronic gases, specialty gases, and acetylene.

More news for Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) were recently published by: Streetinsider.com, which released: “UPDATE: Deutsche Bank Upgrades Praxair Inc. (PX) to Buy; Linde Merger Create …” on December 19, 2017. Businesswire.com‘s article titled: “Praxair Recognized for Exceptional Performance by The Wall Street Journal and …” and published on December 18, 2017 is yet another important article.

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