Praxair (PX) dividend stock





  • Yield

     2.34%
  • Dividend

     3.15
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     8.4%
  • Dividend increased

     23 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     59%
  • Dividend pay date

     6/15/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     6/5/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     24 yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     + 11.4%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     20 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     10.7
  • Tweed factor

     -14.6
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
11.4%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
22.4%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
18.4%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
21.9%
Price change from 52 week high   
-2.9%
Price change from 50 days average   
0.6%
Price change from 200 days average   
8.7%
Price info
Change
0.00 (0.00%)


Last price
134.74 USD


Day range
134.43 - 134.99


Year range
114.43 - 138.69

Financial health
Current ratio
1.39


Debt/equity ratio
188.16


Cash
147.00M


Debt
9.23B


Credit rating
A-

Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
25.33


Price/book (P/B)
6.95


Forward price/earning (P/E)
21.49


Price/sales (P/S)
3.58


PEG
2.81


Market cap
38.45B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
1.2000,1.5000,1.6000
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
15.5%
3.6200,3.8000,4.0100
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
5.2%
10 year history
1.2000,1.5000,1.6000,1.8000,2.0000,2.2000,2.4000,2.6000,2.8600,3.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
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  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
10.7%
3.6200,3.8000,4.0100,3.8400,5.4500,5.6100,5.8700,5.7300,5.3500,5.3500
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
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  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
4.4%
16.4100,13.0000,17.3400,19.0500,19.2700,20.4700,21.1100,22.6500,14.9700,15.4100
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  • 08
  • 09
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  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
-0.7%
33.2000,39.4000,39.9000,46.9000,43.4000,39.3000,41.5000,40.6000,57.0000,53.4000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
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  • 12
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  • 15
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
5.4%
325.0000,318.0000,312.0000,311.0000,307.0000,302.0000,299.0000,296.0000,289.0000,289.0000
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  • 08
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  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
-1.3%
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Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
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United Kingdom   Treatt 12 yrs0.80%7.2%
USA   A. Schulman 9 yrs3.18%5.2%
USA   Ashland 8 yrs1.35%18.2%
USA   Balchem 8 yrs0.49%17.8%
USA   Celanese 8 yrs1.88%38.0%
Company profile
Empoloyees
27,780


Sector


Website


Praxair, Inc. produces, sells, and distributes atmospheric, process, and specialty gases, as well as surface coatings in North America, Europe, South America, and Asia. The company offers atmospheric gases, such as oxygen, nitrogen, argon, and rare gases: and process gases comprising carbon dioxide,...
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Address:
39 Old Ridgebury Road, Danbury, CT, 06810-5113

Phone:
+1 203 837-2000
The dividend of Praxair is 3.15 USD and their yield is 2.34%. The company has increased the dividend for 23 years. The payout ratio of PX is 59%, based on an EPS of 5.32 and a dividend of 3.15. The dividend payback period is 20 years, assuming the dividend growth stays the same. Their dividend has been growing by 8.4% a year for the last 5 years (on average). The ex-dividend date for PX is 6/5/2017, and 6/15/2017 is their dividend pay date. 27,780 people work for them (a US company) and it has been founded back in 1907. basic materials is their sector and chemicals - major diversified is their industry. We have awarded the company a dividend rating of 2.9 out of 5 stars.






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