LIN Linde Plc

Price (delayed)

$445.78

Market cap

$214.68B

P/E Ratio

35.1

Dividend/share

$5.22

EPS

$12.7

Enterprise value

$229.39B

Linde is a leading global industrial gases and engineering company with 2020 sales of $27 billion (€24 billion). The company lives its mission of making its world more productive every day by providing ...

Highlights
LIN's EPS has surged by 53% year-on-year and by 4.1% since the previous quarter
The net income has increased by 49% year-on-year and by 3.6% since the previous quarter
LIN's price to earnings (P/E) is 13% lower than its 5-year quarterly average of 40.2 but 3.8% higher than its last 4 quarters average of 33.8
LIN's debt is up by 8% YoY and by 8% QoQ

Key stats

What are the main financial stats of LIN
Market
Shares outstanding
481.58M
Market cap
$214.68B
Enterprise value
$229.39B
Valuations
Price to book (P/B)
5.44
Price to sales (P/S)
6.62
EV/EBIT
27.93
EV/EBITDA
19.07
EV/Sales
6.98
Earnings
Revenue
$32.85B
EBIT
$8.21B
EBITDA
$12.03B
Free cash flow
$5.52B
Per share
EPS
$12.7
Free cash flow per share
$11.3
Book value per share
$81.92
Revenue per share
$67.3
TBVPS
$85.34
Balance sheet
Total assets
$80.81B
Total liabilities
$39.72B
Debt
$19.37B
Equity
$39.72B
Working capital
-$3.1B
Liquidity
Debt to equity
0.49
Current ratio
0.8
Quick ratio
0.6
Net debt/EBITDA
1.22
Margins
EBITDA margin
36.6%
Gross margin
46.8%
Net margin
18.9%
Operating margin
24.5%
Efficiency
Return on assets
7.8%
Return on equity
15.6%
Return on invested capital
20.9%
Return on capital employed
12.6%
Return on sales
25%
Dividend
Dividend yield
1.17%
DPS
$5.22
Payout ratio
41.1%

LIN stock price

How has the Linde stock price performed over time
Intraday
0.23%
1 week
-2.66%
1 month
-4.79%
1 year
23.94%
YTD
8.54%
QTD
-3.99%

Financial performance

How have Linde's revenue and profit performed over time
Revenue
$32.85B
Gross profit
$15.36B
Operating income
$8.07B
Net income
$6.2B
Gross margin
46.8%
Net margin
18.9%
LIN's net margin has soared by 52% YoY and by 2.7% QoQ
The operating margin has surged by 50% year-on-year and by 3.4% since the previous quarter
The net income has increased by 49% year-on-year and by 3.6% since the previous quarter
The company's operating income rose by 48% YoY and by 4.7% QoQ

Growth

What is Linde's growth rate over time

Valuation

What is Linde stock price valuation
P/E
35.1
P/B
5.44
P/S
6.62
EV/EBIT
27.93
EV/EBITDA
19.07
EV/Sales
6.98
LIN's EPS has surged by 53% year-on-year and by 4.1% since the previous quarter
LIN's price to earnings (P/E) is 13% lower than its 5-year quarterly average of 40.2 but 3.8% higher than its last 4 quarters average of 33.8
LIN's P/B is 60% above its 5-year quarterly average of 3.4 and 16% above its last 4 quarters average of 4.7
The equity has grown by 2.1% since the previous quarter
The price to sales (P/S) is 38% higher than the 5-year quarterly average of 4.8 and 18% higher than the last 4 quarters average of 5.6

Efficiency

How efficient is Linde business performance
The ROE has soared by 51% YoY and by 3.3% from the previous quarter
LIN's return on sales is up by 48% year-on-year and by 2.9% since the previous quarter
The ROA has grown by 47% YoY and by 2.6% from the previous quarter
Linde's return on invested capital has increased by 38% YoY

Dividends

What is LIN's dividend history
DPS
$5.22
Dividend yield
1.17%
Payout ratio
41.1%
Recent dividends

Financial health

How did Linde financials performed over time
The company's total assets is 103% higher than its total liabilities
The total liabilities rose by 6% since the previous quarter and by 3.8% year-on-year
The current ratio has contracted by 3.6% from the previous quarter
LIN's debt is 51% lower than its equity
The debt to equity has grown by 9% YoY and by 7% from the previous quarter
LIN's debt is up by 8% YoY and by 8% QoQ

All financial data is based on trailing twelve months (TTM) periods - updated quarterly, unless otherwise specified.