NYSE: LIN
Linde Plc Stock Forecast, Predictions & Price Target

Analyst price target for LIN

Based on 11 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Linde Plc.
Min Forecast
$300.00-4.74%
Avg Forecast
$354.27+12.49%
Max Forecast
$404.00+28.28%

Should I buy or sell LIN stock?

Based on 11 analysts offering ratings for Linde Plc.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
7 analysts 63.64%
Buy
1 analysts 9.09%
Hold
3 analysts 27.27%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

LIN stock forecasts by analyst

Analyst / FirmRatingActionPrice TargetUpside/DownsideDateAnalyst Color
Morgan Stanley
Top 20%
81
Strong BuyMaintains$365.00+15.90%2022-01-11
Societe Generale
Bottom 24%
24
Strong BuyMaintains$400.00+27.01%2022-01-04
Wolfe Research
Top 23%
78
BuyUpgrades$404.00+28.28%2021-12-09
Evercore ISI Group
Top 21%
80
HoldDowngrades$355.00+12.72%2021-12-07
Mizuho
Top 5%
96
HoldMaintains$339.00+7.64%2021-10-29
Wells Fargo
Top 10%
91
Strong BuyMaintains$365.00+15.90%2021-10-29
JP Morgan
Top 8%
93
Strong BuyMaintains$356.00+13.04%2021-08-02
Deutsche Bank
Top 3%
98
Strong BuyMaintains$350.00+11.13%2021-08-02
HSBC
Bottom 15%
15
Strong BuyMaintains$333.00+5.73%2021-06-03
Vertical Research
Bottom 24%
24
Strong BuyUpgrades$330.00+4.78%2021-05-18

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Forecast return on equity

Is LIN forecast to generate an efficient return?
Company
16.77%
Industry
10.75%
Market
58.24%
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Forecast return on assets

Is LIN forecast to generate an efficient return on assets?
Company
8.83%
Industry
5.9%
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LIN earnings per share forecast

What is LIN's earnings per share in the next 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$11.87+72.78%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$13.17+91.7%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$14.55+111.79%
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LIN revenue forecast

What is LIN's revenue in the next 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Avg 1 year Forecast
$33.0B+11.03%
Avg 2 year Forecast
$35.1B+17.86%
Avg 3 year Forecast
$36.6B+22.79%
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LIN earnings growth forecast

How is LIN forecast to perform vs Specialty Chemicals companies and vs the US market?
Company
28.29%
Industry
31.19%
Market
18.83%
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LIN revenue growth forecast

How is LIN forecast to perform vs Specialty Chemicals companies and vs the US market?
Company
7.36%
Industry
8.35%
Market
11.5%
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Linde Stock Forecast FAQ

Is Linde Stock a good buy in 2022, according to Wall Street analysts?

The consensus among 11 Wall Street analysts covering (NYSE: LIN) stock is to Strong Buy LIN stock.

Out of 11 analysts, 7 (63.64%) are recommending LIN as a Strong Buy, 1 (9.09%) are recommending LIN as a Buy, 3 (27.27%) are recommending LIN as a Hold, 0 (0%) are recommending LIN as a Sell, and 0 (0%) are recommending LIN as a Strong Sell.

What is LIN's earnings growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: LIN) Linde's forecast annual earnings growth rate of 28.29% is not forecast to beat the US Specialty Chemicals industry's average forecast earnings growth rate of 31.19%, and while it is forecast to beat the US market's average forecast earnings growth rate of 18.83%.

Linde's earnings in 2022 is $3,570,000,000.On average, 8 Wall Street analysts forecast LIN's earnings for 2022 to be $6,084,024,657, with the lowest LIN earnings forecast at $5,971,262,616, and the highest LIN earnings forecast at $6,278,795,455. On average, 6 Wall Street analysts forecast LIN's earnings for 2023 to be $6,750,345,807, with the lowest LIN earnings forecast at $6,606,830,483, and the highest LIN earnings forecast at $6,868,233,395.

In 2024, LIN is forecast to generate $7,457,671,336 in earnings, with the lowest earnings forecast at $7,457,671,336 and the highest earnings forecast at $7,457,671,336.

What is LIN's revenue growth forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: LIN) Linde's forecast annual revenue growth rate of 7.36% is not forecast to beat the US Specialty Chemicals industry's average forecast revenue growth rate of 8.35%, and while it is not forecast to beat the US market's average forecast revenue growth rate of 11.5%.

Linde's revenue in 2022 is $29,767,000,000.On average, 5 Wall Street analysts forecast LIN's revenue for 2022 to be $16,939,503,313,576, with the lowest LIN revenue forecast at $16,722,098,098,875, and the highest LIN revenue forecast at $17,251,372,365,200. On average, 5 Wall Street analysts forecast LIN's revenue for 2023 to be $17,982,297,964,014, with the lowest LIN revenue forecast at $17,385,261,912,032, and the highest LIN revenue forecast at $19,189,480,192,889.

In 2024, LIN is forecast to generate $18,734,900,527,512 in revenue, with the lowest revenue forecast at $18,734,900,527,512 and the highest revenue forecast at $18,734,900,527,512.

What is LIN's forecast return on assets (ROA) for 2022-2025?

(NYSE: LIN) forecast ROA is 8.83%, which is higher than the forecast US Specialty Chemicals industry average of 5.9%.

What is LIN's Price Target?

According to 11 Wall Street analysts that have issued a 1 year LIN price target, the average LIN price target is $354.27, with the highest LIN stock price forecast at $404.00 and the lowest LIN stock price forecast at $300.00.

On average, Wall Street analysts predict that Linde's share price could reach $354.27 by Jan 11, 2023. The average Linde stock price prediction forecasts a potential upside of 12.49% from the current LIN share price of $314.94.

What is LIN's Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast for 2022-2024?

(NYSE: LIN) Linde's current Earnings Per Share (EPS) is $6.87. On average, analysts forecast that LIN's EPS will be $11.87 for 2022, with the lowest EPS forecast at $11.65, and the highest EPS forecast at $12.25. On average, analysts forecast that LIN's EPS will be $13.17 for 2023, with the lowest EPS forecast at $12.89, and the highest EPS forecast at $13.40. In 2024, LIN's EPS is forecast to hit $14.55 (min: $14.55, max: $14.55).

What is LIN's forecast return on equity (ROE) for 2022-2025?

(NYSE: LIN) forecast ROE is 16.77%, which is considered weak.
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