Owners of Airgas (NYSE: ARG) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 48 cents per share. At a price of $99.26 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.9%. The average volume for Airgas has been 486,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Airgas has a market cap of $7.4 billion and is part of the chemicals industry. Shares are up 10.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. Airgas, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the distribution of industrial, medical, and specialty gases in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.25. TheStreet Ratings rates Airgas as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Airgas Ratings Report now.