Air Products & Chemicals (APD) : Vigilant Capital Management added new position in Air Products & Chemicals during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 50 shares of Air Products & Chemicals which is valued at $6,633 , the company said in a statement filed on Oct 14, 2016 with the SEC.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Windward Capital Management Co Ca reduced its stake in APD by selling 128 shares or 5.5% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,199 shares of APD which is valued at $291,697. Air Products & Chemicals makes up approx 0.05% of Windward Capital Management Co Ca’s portfolio.Community Bank N.a. reduced its stake in APD by selling 100 shares or 4.6% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,075 shares of APD which is valued at $274,440. Air Products & Chemicals makes up approx 0.06% of Community Bank N.a.’s portfolio.Carroll Financial Associates boosted its stake in APD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 82 additional shares and now holds a total of 133 shares of Air Products & Chemicals which is valued at $18,008.
Air Products & Chemicals opened for trading at $133.27 and hit $133.27 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $132.65, with a gain of 0.29% or 0.39 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 11,93,732 shares. Company has a market cap of $28,725 M.
On the company’s financial health, Air Products & Chemicals reported $1.92 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Jul 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.90. The company had revenue of $2434.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2404.06 million. The company’s revenue was down -1.4 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.65 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Air Products & Chemicals. Air Products & Chemicals was Upgraded by JP Morgan to ” Overweight” on Aug 12, 2016.
Air Products and Chemicals Inc. is an industrial gases company which offers atmospheric gases process and specialty gases electronics and performance materials equipment and services. The Company’s segments include Industrial GasesAmericas; Industrial Gases EMEA (Europe Middle East and Africa); Industrial GasesAsia; Industrial GasesGlobal; Materials Technologies; Energy-from-Waste and Corporate and other. The Company manufactures and distributes products in two lines of business: Industrial Gases and Materials Technologies. Industrial Gases’ primary products include atmospheric gases process gases and equipment for air separation. Materials Technologies’ primary products include performance materials and chemicals such as epoxy amine curing agents polyurethane catalysts additives and specialty surfactants and electronics materials such as specialty gases chemical mechanical planarization slurries and specialty chemicals.