DANBURY, Conn. _ Praxair Inc. on Friday reported fourth-quarter profit of $422 million. Eight analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $2.65 billion. For the current quarter ending in April, Praxair expects its per-share earnings to range from $1.20 to $1.28.
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*Air Liquide would be clear global leader in industrial gases. PARIS, Nov 18- French industrial gases company Air Liquide's proposed $13.4 billion acquisition of U.S. rival Airgas Inc was lauded by analysts on Wednesday for its strategic rationale but questioned over the bumper price. Analysts said that buying Airgas, the leader in U.S. packaged gases, will help...
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