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Praxair Inc (PX)

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7 Dec 2016
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Praxair, Inc. is an industrial gas supplier in North and South America, Asia and Europe. The Company's operations are organized into five segments, four of which have been determined on a geographic basis of segmentation: North America, Europe, South America and Asia. In addition, the Company operates its surface technologies... (more)


Beta: 0.96
Market Cap(Mil.): $33,967.00
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 285.39
Dividend: 0.75
Yield (%): 2.52


  PX Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 22.55 24.60 16.68
EPS (TTM): 5.28 -- --
ROI: 9.18 12.62 8.74
ROE: 31.89 18.51 10.66

Linde resumes merger talks with Praxair, CEO resigns

FRANKFURT Germany's Linde agreed to revive talks with U.S. rival Praxair to create a $65 billion industrial gases giant which will have its main operations run from Connecticut, two sources familiar with the deal said on Wednesday.

3:13pm EST

Merged Praxair, Linde to 50:50 percent owned by each: sources

FRANKFURT Praxair's and Linde's shareholders are to own equal parts in the industrial gases group created by a proposed merger of the two companies, people close to the deal said.

11:51am EST

Parts of mooted Praxair-Linde group to be run out of Germany: sources

FRANKFURT Praxair enticed prospective merger partner Linde into resuming negotiations by offering to locate some central functions of the combined group in Germany, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday.

10:00am EST

Linde chairman backs deal with Praxair: Handelsblatt

FRANKFURT Linde supervisory board Chairman Wolfgang Reitzle is still in favor of a tie-up between the German industrial gases maker and U.S. rival Praxair , which has made a renewed merger proposal, German newspaper Handelsblatt reported.

Dec 01 2016

Linde considers fresh merger overture from Praxair

FRANKFURT/MUNICH U.S. industrial gases group Praxair has revived efforts to combine with German rival Linde , seeking to overcome differences over key personnel and location of headquarters that scuppered previous talks in September.

Nov 30 2016

Linde board likely to discuss Praxair approach on December 7: source

MUNICH/FRANKFURT German industrial gases group Linde's supervisory board is expected to discuss a fresh merger overture by Praxair at its next regular meeting on December 7, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday.

Nov 30 2016

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Linde considers fresh merger overture from Praxair

FRANKFURT, Nov 29 German industrial gases group Linde has received a fresh approach from U.S. rival Praxair for a merger of equals and its executive board is reviewing the proposal.

Nov 30 2016

BRIEF-Praxair confirms it has approached Linde AG about resuming discussions regarding potential merger

* Confirms company has approached Linde AG about resuming discussions regarding a potential merger

Nov 29 2016

BRIEF-Linde receives revised merger proposal from Praxair

* Says received revised proposal concerning a potential merger of equals with Praxair Inc

Nov 29 2016

Linde in talks with HNA about logistics unit Gist: sources

FRANKFURT Germany's Linde is in talks with China's acquisitive transportation and leisure giant HNA Group over its temperature-controlled logistics unit Gist, two people close to the matter said.

Nov 23 2016

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