Linde PLC (ETR:LIN) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eighteen research firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is €186.43 ($216.78).

A number of analysts have weighed in on the stock. UBS Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Linde in a research note on Monday, February 18th. Sanford C. Bernstein restated a “sell” rating on shares of Linde in a research note on Friday, March 1st. Deutsche Bank restated a “buy” rating on shares of Linde in a research note on Monday, March 4th. Jefferies Financial Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Linde in a research note on Monday, March 4th. Finally, Baader Bank restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Linde in a research note on Monday, March 4th.

ETR:LIN opened at €154.40 ($179.53) on Thursday. The stock has a market cap of $86.18 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.26. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 123.14, a current ratio of 0.86 and a quick ratio of 0.64. Linde has a fifty-two week low of €130.75 ($152.03) and a fifty-two week high of €191.80 ($223.02).

Linde Company Profile

Linde plc operates as an industrial gas and engineering company. The company offers oxygen, nitrogen, argon, rare gases, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, electronic gases, specialty gases, acetylene, shielding gases, and noble gases, as well as develops and distributes procedures and systems for gas applications.

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