Analysts Predict $1.58 EPS for Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. in Q2

According to analysts, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. is expected to report earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter of $1.58.

The company last reported earnings for the period ending on 2015-03-31 of $1.55 for the most recent quarter.

On a consensus basis, Wall Street sell-side analysts have a mean target price of $154.727 for Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD). This number is based on the mean estimate from the 11 research firms that recently issued reports on the company.The most recent price target update was made on 2015-06-04.

The average broker recommendation is arithmetical average of the individual ratings contributed by sell-side analysts to produce a Consensus Analyst Rating for each stock. On a scale of 1 to 5 where 1 is a Strong Buy and 5 is a Strong Sell, has the stock is ranked 2.5 based on 11 sell-side broker recommendations. Of the 11 analyst estimates, the most bullish sees the stock reaching $180 within the next 12 months while the most bearish analyst sees the stock at $125 within the year. There are currently 0 analysts who have recently rated the stock as a buying opportunity.

In looking at the long term growth prospects of the company, sell-side analysts have a consensus mean earnings per share estimate for the current year of $6.96 . The high end estimate for this time frame is $7.38 with the low being $6.64. In looking at the next three to five years, the long term earnings per share estimate growth rate for the company is 12.18%, based on 4 analysts providing projections.