LIN Linde Plc

Price (delayed)

$318.29

Market cap

$163.14B

P/E Ratio

46.33

Dividend/share

$4.14

EPS

$6.87

Enterprise value

$175.17B

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 63% year-on-year and by 9% since the previous quarter
The net income has surged by 59% year-on-year and by 8% since the previous quarter
LIN's debt is up by 8% QoQ but it is down by 6% YoY
The equity has declined by 4% year-on-year and by 3.2% since the previous quarter

Key stats

What are the main financial stats of LIN
Market
Shares outstanding
512.55M
Market cap
$163.14B
Enterprise value
$175.17B
Valuations
Price to earnings (P/E)
46.33
Price to book (P/B)
3.71
Price to sales (P/S)
5.51
EV/EBIT
36.29
EV/EBITDA
18.4
EV/Sales
5.88
Earnings
Revenue
$29.77B
EBIT
$4.83B
EBITDA
$9.52B
Free cash flow
$5.65B
Per share
EPS
$6.87
Free cash flow per share
$10.97
Book value per share
$85.83
Revenue per share
$57.78
TBVPS
$83.4
Balance sheet
Total assets
$84.19B
Total liabilities
$38.45B
Debt
$16.73B
Equity
$44.32B
Working capital
-$2.75B
Liquidity
Debt to equity
0.38
Current ratio
0.81
Quick ratio
0.61
Net debt/EBITDA
1.26
Margins
EBITDA margin
32%
Gross margin
43.9%
Net margin
12%
Operating margin
15.9%
Efficiency
Return on assets
4.2%
Return on equity
7.8%
Return on invested capital
11.9%
Return on capital employed
7%
Return on sales
16.2%
Dividend
Dividend yield
1.3%
DPS
$4.14
Payout ratio
60.3%

LIN stock price

How has the Linde stock price performed over time
Intraday
0.05%
1 week
-2.74%
1 month
-1.45%
1 year
22.94%
YTD
20.79%
QTD
8.49%

Financial performance

How have Linde's revenue and profit performed over time
Revenue
$29.77B
Gross profit
$13.07B
Operating income
$4.73B
Net income
$3.57B
Gross margin
43.9%
Net margin
12%
The company's operating income has surged by 61% YoY and by 6% QoQ
The net income has surged by 59% year-on-year and by 8% since the previous quarter
The operating margin rose by 47% year-on-year and by 3.9% since the previous quarter
LIN's net margin is up by 45% YoY and by 5% QoQ

Growth

What is Linde's growth rate over time

Valuation

What is Linde stock price valuation
P/E
46.33
P/B
3.71
P/S
5.51
EV/EBIT
36.29
EV/EBITDA
18.4
EV/Sales
5.88
LIN's EPS has surged by 63% year-on-year and by 9% since the previous quarter
LIN's price to earnings (P/E) is 4.7% lower than its last 4 quarters average of 48.6
LIN's P/B is 16% above its last 4 quarters average of 3.2
The equity has declined by 4% year-on-year and by 3.2% since the previous quarter
The revenue rose by 10% year-on-year and by 2.8% since the previous quarter
The price to sales (P/S) is 6% higher than the last 4 quarters average of 5.2

Efficiency

How efficient is Linde business performance
The ROE has soared by 63% YoY and by 10% from the previous quarter
The ROA has soared by 62% YoY and by 11% from the previous quarter
Linde's return on invested capital has surged by 61% YoY and by 8% QoQ
LIN's return on sales is up by 42% year-on-year and by 3.8% since the previous quarter

Dividends

What is LIN's dividend history
DPS
$4.14
Dividend yield
1.3%
Payout ratio
60.3%
Recent dividends

Financial health

How did Linde financials performed over time
The company's total assets is 119% higher than its total liabilities
Linde's quick ratio has increased by 20% from the previous quarter
The current ratio has grown by 14% from the previous quarter but it has contracted by 2.4% YoY
LIN's debt is 62% lower than its equity
The debt to equity has grown by 12% from the previous quarter but it has contracted by 2.6% YoY
LIN's debt is up by 8% QoQ but it is down by 6% YoY

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