Earnings Guidance

Praxair Earnings Guidance

Our Earnings Guidance

View our Financial Outlook given in the Third-Quarter 2016 earnings teleconference on October 27, 2016.

Financial Outlook 

Fourth-Quarter 2016

  • EPS in the range of $1.36 to $1.43
    • Mid-point comparable to 3Q
    • Sequential volume assumptions:
      • Weaker U.S. metals
      • Extended holiday outages
      • Remaining base volumes flat

Full-Year 2016

  • Adjusted EPS in the range of $5.44 to $5.51
    • Estimated currency headwind - 3%
    • Prior guidance: $5.45 to $5.60
  • CAPEX approximately $1.4B

Adjusted amounts are non-GAAP measures and exclude 1Q16 bond redemption charge and the impact of a charge primarily related to a cost reduction program in the third quarter.