Airgas Inc (NYSE:ARG)

116.94
Delayed Data
As of 10:20am ET
 -0.20 / -0.17%
Today’s Change
101.36
Today|||52-Week Range
118.75
+1.53%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Process Industries
INDUSTRY
Chemicals: Specialty
MARKET CAP
$8.8B

Company Description

Airgas, Inc. distributes industrial, medical and specialty gases and related hard goods in the U.S. The company operates its business through two segments: Distribution and All Other Operations. The Distribution segment primarily engages in the distribution of industrial, medical and specialty gases and hard goods and in the production of gases to supply the regional distribution companies. It offers atmospheric gases including nitrogen, oxygen, and argon; helium; hydrogen; welding and fuel gases, such as acetylene, propylene, and propane; carbon dioxide; nitrous oxide; various gases; special application blends; and process chemicals. This segment also rents gas cylinders, cryogenic liquid containers, bulk storage tanks, tube trailers, and welding-related and other equipment. The All Other Operations segment consists of six business units which primarily manufacture and/or distribute carbon dioxide, dry ice, nitrous oxide, ammonia and refrigerant gases. It also offers supply chain management services and solutions, and product and process technical support across many diverse customer segments. The company markets its products and services through multiple sales channels, including branch-based sales representatives, retail stores, strategic customer account programs, telesales, catalogs, eBusiness and independent distributors. Airgas was founded by Peter McCausland in 1982 and is headquartered in Radnor, PA.

Contact Information

Airgas, Inc.
259 North Radnor-Chester Road
Radnor Pennsylvania 19087-5283
P:(610) 687-5253
Investor Relations:
(610) 902-6256

Employees

Shareholders

Mutual fund holders51.23%
Other institutional31.10%
Individual stakeholders16.03%

Top Executives

Michael L. MolininiPresident, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Robert M. McLaughlinChief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
Robert A. DoughertyChief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
Robert H. YoungSecretary, Senior Vice President & General Counsel
Thomas M. SmythVice President & Controller

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