Air Products reports increased 4th quarter sales and revenue

Posted: 11:31 AM EDT Oct 19, 2012

Air Products reported sales and revenue increases for its fourth quarter, which ended September 30, 2012.

The company's report, released Friday, shows fourth quarter sales of $2.6 billion, up four percent from the previous year.

Net income was $305 million with a diluted earnings per share of $1.42.

The Trexlertown-based company supplies industrial gases, equipment and materials to companies and is the world's largest supplier of hydrogen and helium.