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LIN - Linde Share Price

$289.96 2.0  0.7%

Last Trade - 16/04/21

Basic Materials
Large Cap
Market Cap £109.62bn
Enterprise Value £120.22bn
Revenue £19.70bn
Position in Universe 78th / 6850
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52w High -0.23%
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Financial Summary
Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
10,776 10,534 11,358 14,836 28,228 27,243 28,640 29,978 +20.4%
-12.2 -4.8 +6.9 -2.3 -15.2 +23.7 +56.8 +10.9
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, LindePLC revenues decreased 3% to $27.24B. Net income beforeextraordinary items increased 14% to $2.5B. Revenuesreflect Americas segment decrease of 5% to $10.46B, EMEAsegment decrease of 3% to $6.45B, Other segment decrease of8% to $1.8B, Other-Foreign segment decrease of 7% to $9.48B, Brazil segment decrease of 17% to $822M, United Statessegment decrease of 1% to $8.48B.
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Profile Summary

Linde plc is an industrial gases and engineering company that operates through its subsidiaries. The Company provides atmospheric gases (oxygen, nitrogen, argon and rare gases) and process gases (carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, electronic gases, specialty gases and acetylene). It designs, engineers and builds equipment that produces industrial gases primarily for internal use. It also offers gaseous medication and related medical products and devices for patients and medical staff. The Company serves the customers in various industries, including healthcare, petroleum refining, manufacturing, food, beverage carbonation, fiber-optics, steel making, aerospace, chemicals and water treatment.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated April 18, 2017
Public Since October 29, 2018
No. of Shareholders: 8,947
No. of Employees: 74,207
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Chemicals
Index S&P 500 Materials (sector), S&P Composite 1500 , S&P 500 ,
Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 522,836,425
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Upcoming Events for LIN
Thursday 6th May, 2021
Q1 2021 Linde PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 6th May, 2021
Q1 2021 Linde PLC Earnings Call
Tuesday 27th July, 2021 Estimate
Linde PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Frequently Asked Questions for Linde
What is the Linde share price?

As of 16/04/21, shares in Linde are trading at $289.96, giving the company a market capitalisation of £109.62bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Linde share price performed this year?

Shares in Linde are currently trading at $289.96 and the price has moved by 58.34% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Linde price has moved by 9.14% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Linde?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Linde, there are there are currently 5 "buy" , 4 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Linde is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Linde next release its financial results?

Linde is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Linde dividend yield?

The Linde dividend yield is 1.33% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Linde pay a dividend?

Last year, Linde paid a total dividend of 3.85, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.33%. Looking ahead, Linde has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Linde next pay dividends?

Linde has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Linde shares is currently 1.33%.

How do I buy Linde shares?

To buy shares in Linde you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Linde?

Shares in Linde are currently trading at $289.96, giving the company a market capitalisation of £109.62bn.

Where are Linde shares listed? Where are Linde shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Linde:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NYQ
Ticker Symbol: LIN
What kind of share is Linde?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Linde is currently classified as a High Flyer. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Linde share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Linde are currently priced at $289.96. At that level they are trading at 3.5% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Linde currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 9.313 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Linde share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Linde. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 2.23%. At the current price of $289.96, shares in Linde are trading at 15.55% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Linde PE Ratio?

The Linde PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 48.82. The shares are currently trading at $289.96.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Linde?

Linde's management team is headed by:

Wolfgang Reitzle - CHM
Stephen Angel - CEO
Nance Dicciani - IND
Ann-Kristin Achleitner - IND
Clemens Boersig - IND
Thomas Enders - IND
Franz Fehrenbach - IND
Sanjiv Lamba - COO
Eduardo Menezes - EVP
Anne Roby - EVP
Matthew White - CFO
Andreas Opfermann - EVP
Juergen Nowicki - CEX
Who are the major shareholders of Linde?

Here are the top five shareholders of Linde based on the size of their shareholding:

The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 8.18% (42.8m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.22% (22.1m shares)
State Street Global Advisors (US) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 3.99% (20.9m shares)
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 2.83% (14.8m shares)
Capital Research Global Investors Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 2.7% (14.1m shares)
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