AIR LIQUIDE/ADR (OTCMKTS:AIQUY) Receives “Buy” Rating from UBS Group

UBS Group reissued their buy rating on shares of AIR LIQUIDE/ADR (OTCMKTS:AIQUY) in a research note released on Wednesday, The Fly reports.

Several other research firms have also recently issued reports on AIQUY. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an equal weight rating on shares of AIR LIQUIDE/ADR in a report on Monday, March 30th. Zacks Investment Research cut AIR LIQUIDE/ADR from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Tuesday, June 30th. ValuEngine raised AIR LIQUIDE/ADR from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Thursday, April 2nd. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a neutral rating on shares of AIR LIQUIDE/ADR in a research report on Tuesday, March 24th. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. AIR LIQUIDE/ADR presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $33.00.

Shares of AIQUY stock opened at $30.61 on Wednesday. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $28.02 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $27.10. AIR LIQUIDE/ADR has a fifty-two week low of $20.90 and a fifty-two week high of $30.63. The company has a quick ratio of 0.65, a current ratio of 0.88 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.65. The stock has a market cap of $70.72 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.61, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 4.69 and a beta of 0.67.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of AIQUY. Quadrant Capital Group LLC grew its stake in shares of AIR LIQUIDE/ADR by 16.6% during the fourth quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 24,555 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $667,000 after buying an additional 3,493 shares during the last quarter. Private Capital Group LLC grew its position in AIR LIQUIDE/ADR by 19.9% in the 1st quarter. Private Capital Group LLC now owns 11,537 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $295,000 after purchasing an additional 1,918 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC raised its stake in shares of AIR LIQUIDE/ADR by 5.6% during the 1st quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 2,112,797 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $53,549,000 after purchasing an additional 111,140 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 0.11% of the company’s stock.

AIR LIQUIDE/ADR Company Profile

L'Air Liquide SA provides gases, technologies, and services for industrial and health sectors in Europe, the Americas, the Asia Pacific, and the Middle East and Africa. Its Gas & Services segment offers oxygen, nitrogen, argon, hydrogen, and carbon monoxide to the metals, chemicals, refining, and energy industries; and gas solutions, such as industrial gases, welding equipment, application and safety equipment, and related services to materials and energy, automotive and manufacturing, food and pharmaceuticals, technology and research, and professionals and retail markets.

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