Air Products and Chemicals Inc (NYSE:APD)

117.94
Data as of Apr 17
 -0.74 / -0.62%
Today’s Change
84.53
Today|||52-Week Range
124.40
+5.51%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Process Industries
INDUSTRY
Chemicals: Specialty
MARKET CAP
$24.5B

Company Description

Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. serves energy, electronics, chemicals, steel, and manufacturing customers globally with a unique portfolio of products, services, and solutions that include atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, equipment, and services. It also produces hydrogen, helium, and other industrial gases and chemicals. The company operates its business into four reportable segments: Merchant Gases, Tonnage Gases, Electronics and Performance Materials and Equipment and Energy. The Merchant Gases segment sells atmospheric gases, such as oxygen, nitrogen, and argon; process gases such as hydrogen and helium; specialty gases; and certain services and equipment, throughout the world to customers in many industries, including those in metals, glass, chemical processing, food processing, healthcare, steel, general manufacturing, and petroleum and natural gas industries. The Tonnage Gases segment provides hydrogen, carbon monoxide, nitrogen, oxygen, and synthesis gas principally to the energy production and refining, chemical, and metallurgical industries worldwide. The Electronics and Performance Materials segment employs applications technology to provide solutions to a broad range of global industries through chemical synthesis, analytical technology, process engineering, and surface science. This segment provides the electronics industry with specialty gases as well as tonnage gases, CMP slurries, specialty chemicals, services, and equipment for the manufacture of silicon and compound semiconductors, thin film transistor liquid crystal displays, light emitting diodes and photovoltaic devices. The Equipment and Energy segment designs and manufactures cryogenic equipment for air separation, hydrocarbon recovery and purification, natural gas liquefaction and helium distribution and serves energy markets in a variety of ways. The company was founded by Leonard Parker Pool in 1940 and is headquartered in Allentown, PA.

Contact Information

Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.
7201 Hamilton Boulevard
Allentown Pennsylvania 18195-1501
P:(610) 481-4911
Investor Relations:
(610) 481-5775

Employees

Shareholders

Other institutional57.35%
Mutual fund holders30.98%
Individual stakeholders0.82%

Top Executives

John E. McGladeChairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Richard BoocockVice President-Global Operations
Michael Scott CroccoChief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
Kevin B. MichaelisChief Information Officer
John D. StanleySVP, Chief Compliance & Administrative Officer

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