Air Products & Chemicals (APD) : Windward Capital Management Co Ca reduced its stake in Air Products & Chemicals by 5.5% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 2,199 shares of Air Products & Chemicals which is valued at $291,697 after selling 128 shares in Air Products & Chemicals , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 14, 2016.Air Products & Chemicals makes up approximately 0.05% of Windward Capital Management Co Ca’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Fruth Investment Management reduced its stake in APD by selling 600 shares or 2.13% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 27,546 shares of APD which is valued at $3,653,977. Air Products & Chemicals makes up approx 1.85% of Fruth Investment Management’s portfolio.Advisory Services Network reduced its stake in APD by selling 85 shares or 7.7% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,019 shares of APD which is valued at $137,647. Air Products & Chemicals makes up approx 0.03% of Advisory Services Network’s portfolio.Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc Tx boosted its stake in APD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 4,954 additional shares and now holds a total of 55,293 shares of Air Products & Chemicals which is valued at $7,468,978. Air Products & Chemicals makes up approx 0.16% of Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc Tx’s portfolio.Eqis Capital Management reduced its stake in APD by selling 110 shares or 6.54% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,572 shares of APD which is valued at $215,333. Air Products & Chemicals makes up approx 0.01% of Eqis Capital Management’s portfolio.
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.