Praxair, Inc. (PX) Analysts See $1.56 EPS

April 16, 2018 - By Maria Brooks

Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.06 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.02, from 1.08 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 42 investors sold Praxair, Inc. shares while 295 reduced holdings. 104 funds opened positions while 254 raised stakes. 233.99 million shares or 0.58% less from 235.36 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
Argent Trust Communication holds 0.08% or 1,910 shares in its portfolio. Peapack Gladstone Fin invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX). Mitsubishi Ufj Tru holds 625,100 shares. Goodman Financial Corporation accumulated 0.03% or 425 shares. Sentry Invests Corp invested in 0.08% or 42,812 shares. 1,475 were reported by Aureus Asset Management. Pub Sector Pension Inv Board owns 31,749 shares. D E Shaw And Comm has 9,900 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Gam Hldgs Ag reported 66,488 shares stake. Mason Street Advsrs Ltd Liability accumulated 39,880 shares. Moreover, Baldwin Invest Management Lc has 0.35% invested in Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) for 6,325 shares. Baystate Wealth Mngmt Ltd Llc reported 138 shares. Mitchell Sinkler And Starr Pa has invested 0.59% of its portfolio in Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX). 20,000 were reported by State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh accumulated 36,538 shares or 0.22% of the stock.

Analysts expect Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) to report $1.56 EPS on April, 26.They anticipate $0.19 EPS change or 13.87 % from last quarter’s $1.37 EPS. PX’s profit would be $447.95M giving it 23.84 P/E if the $1.56 EPS is correct. After having $1.52 EPS previously, Praxair, Inc.’s analysts see 2.63 % EPS growth. The stock increased 1.53% or $2.24 during the last trading session, reaching $148.77. About 467,215 shares traded. Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) has risen 22.24% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.69% the S&P500.

Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) Ratings Coverage

Among 12 analysts covering Praxair (NYSE:PX), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Praxair had 19 analyst reports since October 17, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, October 27 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight”. The stock of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, December 19 by Deutsche Bank. As per Tuesday, December 19, the company rating was maintained by SunTrust. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, January 17 by Seaport Global. The rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Buy” on Thursday, January 25. The firm has “Buy” rating by SunTrust given on Thursday, October 26. The stock of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 30 by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by Susquehanna on Tuesday, November 7 with “Buy”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, April 10. The stock of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 17 by Jefferies.

Praxair, Inc. produces and distributes industrial gases. The company has market cap of $42.72 billion. It operates through North America, Europe, South America, Asia, and Surface Technologies divisions. It has a 34.44 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.

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