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NYSE:CR - Crane Stock Price, Forecast & News

-1.25 (-1.44 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $85.59
50-Day Range
MA: $82.23
52-Week Range
Now: $85.59
Volume192,902 shs
Average Volume265,086 shs
Market Capitalization$5.13 billion
P/E Ratio14.29
Dividend Yield1.83%
Crane Co manufactures and sells engineered industrial products in the United States and internationally. The company's Fluid Handling segment provides on/off valves and related products for application in the chemical, oil and gas, power, and general industrial end markets; valves and related products for the non-residential construction, general industrial, and municipal markets; and pumps and related products for water and wastewater applications in the industrial, municipal, commercial, and military markets. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous fabricated metal products
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorMulti-Sector Conglomerates



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.35 billion
Cash Flow$8.20 per share
Book Value$25.69 per share


Net Income$335.60 million


Market Cap$5.13 billion
Next Earnings Date1/27/2020 (Estimated)

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Crane (NYSE:CR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Crane's stock symbol?

Crane trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CR."

How often does Crane pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Crane?

Crane announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 28th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.39 per share on Monday, December 9th. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 27th. View Crane's Dividend History.

How were Crane's earnings last quarter?

Crane Co. (NYSE:CR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 28th. The conglomerate reported $1.40 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.55 by $0.15. The conglomerate earned $772.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $802.46 million. Crane had a net margin of 10.20% and a return on equity of 22.76%. Crane's revenue for the quarter was down 9.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.62 earnings per share. View Crane's Earnings History.

When is Crane's next earnings date?

Crane is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, January 27th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Crane.

What guidance has Crane issued on next quarter's earnings?

Crane updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, October, 28th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.90-6.10 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $6.37.

What price target have analysts set for CR?

13 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Crane's shares. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $107.00. On average, they expect Crane's share price to reach $93.59 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Crane.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Crane?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Crane in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Crane.

Has Crane been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about CR stock has trended very positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Crane earned a media sentiment score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the conglomerate a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Crane.

Are investors shorting Crane?

Crane saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 537,000 shares, an increase of 26.6% from the November 14th total of 424,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 309,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days. Currently, 1.1% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Crane's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Crane's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Crane own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Crane investors own include Intel (INTC), Exxon Mobil (XOM), 3M (MMM), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Starbucks (SBUX), Boeing (BA), Walt Disney (DIS), Home Depot (HD), Celgene (CELG) and Netflix (NFLX).

Who are Crane's key executives?

Crane's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Max H. Mitchell, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Richard A. Maue, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Anthony M. D'Iorio, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Bradley L. Ellis, Sr. VP (Age 50)
  • Mr. Louis Vernon Pinkham, Sr. VP (Age 48)

Who are Crane's major shareholders?

Crane's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (3.26%), State Street Corp (1.99%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.77%), Dudley & Shanley Inc. (0.38%), WCM Investment Management LLC (0.29%) and Artemis Investment Management LLP (0.26%). Company insiders that own Crane stock include Augustus I Dupont, Bradley Ellis, Brendan Curran, Curtis A Baron Jr, Donald G Cook, E Thayer Bigelow, Edward S Switter, James A Lavish, James L L Tullis, Kristian Robert Salovaara, Louis V Pinkham, Max H Mitchell and Richard A Maue. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Crane.

Which institutional investors are selling Crane stock?

CR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Millennium Management LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, CWM LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Man Group plc and Gabelli Funds LLC. Company insiders that have sold Crane company stock in the last year include James A Lavish and Louis V Pinkham. View Insider Buying and Selling for Crane.

Which institutional investors are buying Crane stock?

CR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Point72 Asset Management L.P., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Artemis Investment Management LLP, First Trust Advisors LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, Hancock Whitney Corp, Maverick Capital Ltd. and Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL. Company insiders that have bought Crane stock in the last two years include Donald G Cook and James L L Tullis. View Insider Buying and Selling for Crane.

How do I buy shares of Crane?

Shares of CR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Crane's stock price today?

One share of CR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $85.59.

How big of a company is Crane?

Crane has a market capitalization of $5.13 billion and generates $3.35 billion in revenue each year. The conglomerate earns $335.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.99 on an earnings per share basis. Crane employs 12,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Crane.

What is Crane's official website?

The official website for Crane is http://www.craneco.com/.

How can I contact Crane?

Crane's mailing address is 100 FIRST STAMFORD PLACE, STAMFORD CT, 06902. The conglomerate can be reached via phone at 203-363-7300 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Crane (NYSE CR)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  362 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  490 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  852
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Crane and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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