Morgan Stanley Is Right, Air Products and Chemicals Is A Top Dividend Stock

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  • In this article, I start by taking a closer look at the (potential) future of hydrogen, one of the areas Air Products and Chemicals is focused on.
  • Air Products and Chemicals was named one of the best dividend stocks to buy by Morgan Stanley. In this article, I explain why I agree with that.
  • APD combines a long pipeline of growth projects and a very profitable existing business, which allows investors to outperform the market on a consistent basis.
  • The company has a fortress balance sheet, a very decent dividend yield, and strong (expected) dividend growth rates - on top of a very fair valuation.
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