Linde plc Ordinary Shares (LIN) - Stock & Dividends

Exchange: USA Stocks • Country: United Kingdom • Currency: USD • Type: Common Stock • ISIN: IE000S9YS762

(NASDAQ:LIN Stock) Linde plc operates as an industrial gas company in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. It offers atmospheric gases, including oxygen, nitrogen, argon, and rare gases; and process gases, such as carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, electronic gases, specialty gases, and acetylene. The company also designs and constructs turnkey process plants for third-party customers, as well as for the gas businesses in various locations, such as air separation, hydrogen, synthesis, olefin, and natural gas plants. It serves a range of industries, including healthcare, chemicals and energy, manufacturing, metals and mining, food and beverage, and electronics. The company was founded in 1879 and is based in Woking, the United Kingdom. Web URL:

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LIN Stock Overview

Market Cap in USD 209,293m
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Specialty Chemicals
GiC SubIndustry Industrial Gases
TER 0.00%
IPO / Inception 2002-01-11

LIN Stock Ratings

Fundamental 5.72
Dividend 7.64
Growth 5y 9.14
Rel. Performance vs Sector 2.27
Analysts 4.22
Fair Price Total Ret. 494.56
Fair Price DCF 305.83

LIN Dividends

Yield 12m 1.14%
Yield on Cost 5y 3.16%
Dividends CAGR 5y 7.82%
Payout Consistency 100.0%

LIN Growth Ratios

Growth 12m 30.52%
Growth Correlation 12m 74%
Growth Correlation 3m 13%
CAGR 5y 22.56%
CAGR / Mean Drawdown 4.11
Sharpe Ratio 12m 1.43
Alpha vs SP500 12m 2.34
Beta vs SP500 5y weekly 0.92
CAPM 7.79%
Average Daily Range 2m 1.20%
Regime Oscillator 98.69
Volatility GJR Garch 1y 17.87%
Price / SMA 50 8.37%
Price / SMA 200 15.65%
Current Volume 1164.9k
Average Volume 20d 1719.8k

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What is the price of LIN stocks?
As of February 24, 2024, the stock is trading at USD 447.56 with a total of 1,164,860 shares traded.
Over the past week, the price has changed by +3.69%, over one month by +9.73%, over three months by +8.38% and over the past year by +36.72%.
Why is LIN stock down?
Check with which Index or Commodity LIN has the highest Correlation, do they have a common driver?
Review the Fundamentals to find weaknesses (Debt, low returns). Check the Performance of the Peer-Group to find out, if the entire sector is under pressure.
Period Return LIN Return S&P 500
1 Month 9.73% 4.74%
3 Months 8.38% 11.99%
12 Months 36.72% 28.68%
What is the forecast for LIN stock price target?
According to ValueRays Forecast Model, LIN Linde plc Ordinary Shares will be worth about 538.7 in February 2025. The stock is currently trading at 447.56. This means that the stock has a potential upside of +20.37%.
Issuer Forecast Upside
Wallstreet Target Price 450.3 0.6%
Analysts Target Price 424 -5.3%
ValueRay Target Price 538.7 20.4%

Linde PLC: Pioneering Gas and Engineering

History of Linde PLC

Linde PLC's journey began over a century ago, rooted in the innovations of Carl von Linde, a German engineer who made significant strides in refrigeration and gas separation technologies. The company evolved through the years, expanding its expertise and global footprint, culminating in the 2018 merger of Linde AG and Praxair, Inc., to form the current Linde PLC. This merger united two of the gas industry's giants, creating a global leader in the production, processing, and distribution of industrial gases.

Core Business

Linde's core business revolves around the production and supply of industrial gases, including oxygen, nitrogen, argon, hydrogen, and carbon dioxide. These gases are crucial in various industries, from healthcare, where oxygen supports life and medical technologies, to manufacturing, where gases like nitrogen and hydrogen play a key role in processes such as welding and refining. Linde's success hinges on its ability to innovate and efficiently deliver these essential gases to a broad range of industries worldwide.

Side Businesses

Beyond its primary focus on industrial gases, Linde engages in several complementary businesses. One significant area is the engineering division, which designs and constructs large-scale gas production and processing plants. Linde also offers gas management services, helping customers optimize their gas usage and manage supplies more effectively. Through its diverse portfolio, Linde extends its market reach and solidifies its position as an indispensable partner across industries.

Current Market Status

As of the last update, Linde plc (NASDAQ:LIN) remains a dominant player in the global industrial gases market. The company has shown resilience and growth, capitalizing on the rising demand for medical gases amidst global challenges and continuing to innovate in the green energy and technology spaces. With a strategic focus on expanding its global presence and investing in future-oriented technologies, Linde is well-positioned to maintain its leadership in the industry.