Texas (July 11, 2013) Wax Ink has issued a Loss of Investment Interest rating for
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE: APD) based on a recent baseline equity review which placed fair value between $54-$64.
The recent close of $96.53 is approximately 196% above the fair value buy target for the stock and approximately 44% above the fair value close target for the stock. The recent close is also 13% below analysts' twelve-month $110.50 median price target for the stock.
The recent close represents a 17% increase in price since the last baseline equity review was conducted in August of 2011.
The stock currently has a trailing twelve-month PE Ratio of 11, and a PEG Ratio of 1.3 basis estimated forward earnings growth of 8.5%.
In the past 52 weeks, share prices have moved between a high of $97.12 and a low of $76.78, placing equilibrium at $90.14.
Basis the recent close, the stock is trading 1% below the 52 week high, 21% above the 52 week low, 7% above equilibrium, and has an average daily trading volume of approximately 1.6 million shares.
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. provides atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, equipment, and services worldwide.
The company's competitors include Airgas, Inc., Praxair Inc., and Linde AG.
Financial information that may be contained herein, is based on the company's most recent annual SEC filing for year ending September 30, 2012. All prices are per share unless otherwise noted.
Wax Ink currently has no investment position in the company mentioned in this alert.
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