Face to Face Top Stocks: AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU), Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD)

AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU)

AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) closed at $34.15 on the last trading session with an decrease of -1.67%, whereas, it previously closed at $34.73. The company has a market capitalization of $3.21 Billion. The company traded shares of 863813 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 759.87 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) produced diluted EPS of 1.19. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 2.51 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at -0.32. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 22.5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 2.51% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 15.3% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -6.4%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) is at 28.72 while the forward p/e is at 13.61. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) stands at 1.15 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 5.43. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) are reported at 0.6 and 0.8 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) stands at 2.8, 19.8 and 10.7 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) is reported at 2.79 Billion with income of 110.8 Million. The outstanding shares of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) are 93.94 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 25.1 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 1.88 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) is ticked at 25.66%, the figure is rose 0% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 35.1. The 52 week high of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) is placed at 43.79 and 52 week low is standing at 22.75.

Performance wise the shares of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) fell down -2.87% for the week, it also fell -4.69% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 15.37%. The shares decrease -2.98% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) shrinked -16.77% for the yearly performance.

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD)

Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) closed at $204.21 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.99%, whereas, it previously closed at $206.26. The company has a market capitalization of $44.85 Billion. The company traded shares of 1.05 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.11 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) produced diluted EPS of 7.54. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 9.38 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 2.15. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 48.5, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 9.38% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 12.03% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 10.1%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) is at 27.08 while the forward p/e is at 21.77. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) stands at 5 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 4.03. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 0. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) are reported at 2.2 and 2.4 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) stands at 8.8, 15.6 and 11.1 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) is reported at 8.97 Billion with income of 1.67 Billion. The outstanding shares of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) are 219.62 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 89.8 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 0.85 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) is ticked at 0.2%, the figure is plummeted -0.67% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 217.26. The 52 week high of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) is placed at 210.15 and 52 week low is standing at 148.44.

Performance wise the shares of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) fell down -2.49% for the week, it also rise 2.4% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 13.37%. The shares increase 27.72% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) grew 21.76% for the yearly performance.