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Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX)

Community Rating: 4 Stars: Favorite

130.54 1.31 (1.01%)

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Today's Open $129.10
Previous Close $129.23
Daily Range $128.83 - $130.64
52-Week Range $115.79 - $135.24
Market Cap $38.1B
P/E Ratio 20.98
Dividend (Yield) $2.60 (2.0%)
Ex-Dividend Date
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Volume 1,060,900
Average Daily Volume 904,527
Current FY EPS $6.42

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mookimd (< 20)
Submitted March 22, 2010

Strengths and Growth Prospects -Praxair Inc. is the largest industrial gases supplier in the world, supplying primarily atmospheric gases and related services to a multitude of end markets. -On-sit … More

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kulgogi (0)
Submitted October 3, 2006

This stock is a good value play: a steady-earner that has good long-term (rather boring) growth potential. I have no idea where commodity prices are going in the near to mid-term. But since PX is at a … More

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Praxair, Inc. (PX) Description

The Company is the industrial gases supplier in North and South America, is rapidly growing in Asia, and has strong, well-established businesses in Europe. Website: http://www.praxair.com/

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