Linde AG (ETR:LIN) has been assigned a €178.00 ($197.78) price objective by equities researchers at Kepler Capital Markets in a research report issued on Tuesday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the basic materials company’s stock.

Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Barclays PLC set a €174.00 ($193.33) price objective on shares of Linde AG and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Saturday, May 20th. Societe Generale set a €200.00 ($222.22) price objective on shares of Linde AG and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Saturday, May 20th. Independent Research GmbH set a €175.00 ($194.44) price objective on shares of Linde AG and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. equinet AG set a €174.00 ($193.33) price objective on shares of Linde AG and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 30th. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein set a €152.00 ($168.89) price objective on shares of Linde AG and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 4th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and thirteen have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of €173.98 ($193.31).

Analyst Recommendations for Linde AG (ETR:LIN)

Shares of Linde AG (ETR LIN) opened at 175.909 on Tuesday. Linde AG has a 12-month low of €117.30 and a 12-month high of €179.50. The firm has a market capitalization of €32.66 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.127. The firm’s 50-day moving average is €171.51 and its 200-day moving average is €159.28.

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Linde AG Company Profile

Linde AG is a Germany-based gas and engineering company that operates through three segments: Gases, Engineering and Other. The Gases segment offers a wide range of compressed and liquefied -gases, as well as chemicals to various industries, including energy, steel production, chemical processing, environmental protection and welding, as well as in food processing, glass production and electronics.

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