CRH Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:CRH)

$34.71 +0.10 (+0.29 %)
(As of 02/23/2018 01:32 AM ET)
Previous Close$34.71
Today's Range$34.49 - $35.00
52-Week Range$32.47 - $39.32
Volume536,998 shs
Average Volume931,975 shs
Market Capitalization$29.38 billion
P/E Ratio17.80
Dividend Yield2.10%
Beta0.89

About CRH (NYSE:CRH)

CRH logoCRH public limited company (CRH plc) is a building materials company. The Company's segments include Europe Heavyside, Europe Lightside, Europe Distribution, Americas Materials, Americas Products and Asia. Europe Heavyside segment is engaged in the manufacturing and supply of aggregates, asphalt, cement, readymixed and precast concrete and landscaping products. Europe Lightside segment manufactures and supplies products and solutions for customers in global construction markets. Through its Europe Distribution segment, the Company distributes building materials to professional builders, specialist heating and plumbing contractors, and Do-It-Yourself (DIY) customers. Americas Materials segment is a vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, cement, readymixed concrete and paving and construction services.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Construction Materials
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:CRH
CUSIPN/A
Phone+353-1-4041000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.57%
Current Ratio1.60%
Quick Ratio1.10%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.8
Forward P/E Ratio17.18
P/E Growth2.01

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$30.00 billion
Price / Sales0.97
Cash Flow$3.07 per share
Price / Cash11.30
Book Value$19.19 per share
Price / Book1.81

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees86,778
Outstanding Shares838,920,000

CRH (NYSE:CRH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is CRH's stock symbol?

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

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

CRH announced a None dividend on Tuesday, August 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 8th will be given a dividend of $0.226 per share on Monday, November 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 7th. This is a boost from CRH's previous None dividend of $0.20. View CRH's Dividend History.

When will CRH make its next earnings announcement?

CRH is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for CRH.

Where is CRH's stock going? Where will CRH's stock price be in 2018?

5 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for CRH's stock. Their forecasts range from $32.50 to $32.50. On average, they expect CRH's stock price to reach $32.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for CRH.

Are investors shorting CRH?

CRH saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 12th, there was short interest totalling 1,862,039 shares, an increase of 58.3% from the December 29th total of 1,176,003 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,388,836 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.3 days.

Who are some of CRH's key competitors?

Who are CRH's key executives?

CRH's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Albert Manifold, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 54)
  • Senan Murphy, Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 48)
  • Nicky Hartery, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 65)
  • Patrick J. Kennedy, Non-Executive Director (Age 63)
  • Donald A. McGovern Jr., Senior Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 66)
  • Heather Ann McSharry, Non-Executive Director (Age 56)
  • Gillian L. Platt, Non-Executive Director (Age 63)

Who owns CRH stock?

CRH's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (0.30%), Boston Partners (0.19%), BlackRock Inc. (0.15%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.07%), Caxton Associates LP (0.07%) and Aperio Group LLC (0.04%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for CRH.

Who sold CRH stock? Who is selling CRH stock?

CRH's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Employees Retirement System of Texas, Suntrust Banks Inc., Franklin Resources Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Comerica Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for CRH.

Who bought CRH stock? Who is buying CRH stock?

CRH's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Caxton Associates LP, Boston Partners, Two Sigma Investments LP, Raymond James & Associates, FNY Partners Fund LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Jefferies Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for CRH.

How do I buy CRH stock?

Shares of CRH 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is CRH's stock price today?

One share of CRH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.71.

How big of a company is CRH?

CRH has a market capitalization of $29.38 billion and generates $30.00 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $1.38 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.95 on an earnings per share basis. CRH employs 86,778 workers across the globe.

How can I contact CRH?

CRH's mailing address is Belgard Road, DUBLIN, 22, Ireland. The construction company can be reached via phone at +353-1-4041000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for CRH (CRH)

Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  235 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  490 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  725
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CRH and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

CRH (NYSE:CRH) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.602.752.752.33
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $32.50$32.50$32.50N/A
Price Target Upside: 15.72% downside7.54% downside7.54% downsideN/A

CRH (NYSE:CRH) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for CRH (NYSE:CRH)

CRH (NYSE:CRH) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/25/2018BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
11/17/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
9/27/2017Jefferies GroupInitiated CoverageBuyLowView Rating Details
4/21/2017Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral -> BuyMediumView Rating Details
3/10/2017Deutsche BankReiterated RatingNeutralLowView Rating Details
11/20/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
11/2/2016Canaccord GenuityUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
10/20/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
8/26/2016Numis SecuritiesDowngradeAdd -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
4/6/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
3/18/2016Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2016 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for CRH (NYSE:CRH)


No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

CRH (NYSE:CRH) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.02 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.48 EPS

Dividends

CRH (NYSE:CRH) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:11/13/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.72
Dividend Yield:2.07%
Dividend Growth:-4.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:36.92% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
35.64% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
29.03% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for CRH (NYSE:CRH)

CRH (NYSE:CRH) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/29/2017None$0.231.33%9/7/20179/8/201711/13/2017
3/3/2017semiannual$0.482.77%3/9/20173/13/20175/12/2017
8/31/2016$0.209/7/20169/9/201611/14/2016
3/4/2016$0.483/10/20163/14/20165/13/2016
3/2/2015special$0.493/5/20153/9/20155/19/2015
8/20/2014semiannual$0.252.14%8/27/20148/29/201410/31/2014
2/26/2014semiannual$0.604.15%3/5/20143/7/20145/19/2014
2/27/2013semiannual$0.575.25%3/6/20133/8/20135/23/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for CRH (NYSE CRH)

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Headlines

CRH (NYSE CRH) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
CRH (CRH) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy"CRH (CRH) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 5:12 PM
Crh Plc (CRH) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesCrh Plc (CRH) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 11 at 1:28 AM
FY2017 EPS Estimates for Crh Plc (CRH) Lifted by Jefferies GroupFY2017 EPS Estimates for Crh Plc (CRH) Lifted by Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 7 at 9:22 AM
Crh Plc Forecasted to Post FY2020 Earnings of $3.17 Per Share (CRH)Crh Plc Forecasted to Post FY2020 Earnings of $3.17 Per Share (CRH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 6 at 3:04 PM
Crh Plc (CRH) Short Interest Up 58.3% in JanuaryCrh Plc (CRH) Short Interest Up 58.3% in January
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 1 at 2:26 AM
BNP Paribas Upgrades CRH (CRH) to NeutralBNP Paribas Upgrades CRH (CRH) to Neutral
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 25 at 8:00 PM
CRH (CRH) Upgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment ResearchCRH (CRH) Upgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 23 at 9:32 PM
Crh Plc (CRH) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesCrh Plc (CRH) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 17 at 1:48 AM
Beacon Roofing Buys Allied Products, Expands Geographic ReachBeacon Roofing Buys Allied Products, Expands Geographic Reach
www.zacks.com - January 3 at 8:39 AM
DIRECTOR DEALINGS: CRH Non-Executive Director Sells 14,645 SharesDIRECTOR DEALINGS: CRH Non-Executive Director Sells 14,645 Shares
www.morningstar.co.uk - December 28 at 3:31 PM
Head-To-Head Comparison: CRH (CRH) vs. Cemex SAB de CV (CX)Head-To-Head Comparison: CRH (CRH) vs. Cemex SAB de CV (CX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 28 at 9:28 AM
Crh Plc (CRH) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesCrh Plc (CRH) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 23 at 1:52 AM
Analyzing CRH (CRH) & Cemex SAB de CV (CX)Analyzing CRH (CRH) & Cemex SAB de CV (CX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 21 at 11:54 PM
Why Is Beacon Roofing (BECN) Up 10.1% Since the Last Earnings Report?Why Is Beacon Roofing (BECN) Up 10.1% Since the Last Earnings Report?
www.nasdaq.com - December 21 at 9:26 AM
ETFs with exposure to CRH Plc : December 14, 2017ETFs with exposure to CRH Plc : December 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 5:55 PM
CRH (CRH) & Cemex SAB de CV (CX) Critical AnalysisCRH (CRH) & Cemex SAB de CV (CX) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 9:52 AM
Cement demand set to rise 1.5 percent in 2018 - World Cement AssociationCement demand set to rise 1.5 percent in 2018 - World Cement Association
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 9:54 AM
Smart Sand (SND) versus CRH (CRH) Head to Head ComparisonSmart Sand (SND) versus CRH (CRH) Head to Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 1:10 AM
CRH (CRH) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchCRH (CRH) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 28 at 9:20 PM
Crh Plc (CRH) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsCrh Plc (CRH) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 28 at 9:10 PM
Crh Plc (CRH) Forecasted to Post FY2017 Earnings of $1.92 Per ShareCrh Plc (CRH) Forecasted to Post FY2017 Earnings of $1.92 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 8:26 AM
[$$] CRH Sales Rise 3%[$$] CRH Sales Rise 3%
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 4:35 AM
Crh Plc (CRH) Rating Increased to Overweight at Morgan StanleyCrh Plc (CRH) Rating Increased to Overweight at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 12:22 PM
EU mergers and takeovers (Oct 31)EU mergers and takeovers (Oct 31)
www.reuters.com - October 31 at 6:44 PM
Featured Company News - Ash Grove Cements Shareholders Greenlight Acquisition by CRH PLCFeatured Company News - Ash Grove Cement's Shareholders Greenlight Acquisition by CRH PLC
finance.yahoo.com - October 24 at 4:53 PM
CRH Gets Ash Grove Shareholder Approval For USD3.5 Billion AcquisitionCRH Gets Ash Grove Shareholder Approval For USD3.5 Billion Acquisition
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 22 at 4:47 PM
Short Interest in Crh Plc (CRH) Rises By 47.7%Short Interest in Crh Plc (CRH) Rises By 47.7%
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 1:04 AM
INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Ash Grove Cement Company to CRH, plc is Fair to ShareholdersINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Ash Grove Cement Company to CRH, plc is Fair to Shareholders
www.businesswire.com - October 16 at 6:16 PM
CRH Stock Falls After Rival Bid for Ash Grove Cement EmergesCRH Stock Falls After Rival Bid for Ash Grove Cement Emerges
www.thestreet.com - October 7 at 5:48 PM
Mystery rival bid exceeds CRH offer for Ash Grove CementMystery rival bid exceeds CRH offer for Ash Grove Cement
www.reuters.com - October 6 at 10:50 PM
EXTRA: CRHs USD3.5 Billion Ash Grove Cement Bid Faces CompetitionEXTRA: CRH's USD3.5 Billion Ash Grove Cement Bid Faces Competition
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 6 at 5:47 PM
CRH Notes Superior Third-party Proposal For Ash Grove Of Up To $3.8 BlnCRH Notes Superior Third-party Proposal For Ash Grove Of Up To $3.8 Bln
www.rttnews.com - October 6 at 5:47 PM
UPDATE 1-Ash Grove gets higher offer of $3.7 bln-$3.8 bln from third partyUPDATE 1-Ash Grove gets higher offer of $3.7 bln-$3.8 bln from third party
www.businessinsider.com - October 6 at 5:47 PM
New bidder ups the ante for Ash Grove CementNew bidder ups the ante for Ash Grove Cement
www.bizjournals.com - October 6 at 5:47 PM
CRH PLC Announces Acquisition update -- Ash Grove CementCRH PLC Announces Acquisition update -- Ash Grove Cement
www.marketwatch.com - October 6 at 2:44 AM
CRH target Ash Grove receives rival takeover offerCRH target Ash Grove receives rival takeover offer
www.lse.co.uk - October 6 at 2:44 AM
BRIEF-Ash Grove receives third party offer at value of $3.7 bln to $3.8 blnBRIEF-Ash Grove receives third party offer at value of $3.7 bln to $3.8 bln
www.reuters.com - October 6 at 2:44 AM
Ash Grove Cement Company Provides Updates Regarding Pending Acquisition by CRH plcAsh Grove Cement Company Provides Updates Regarding Pending Acquisition by CRH plc
www.businesswire.com - October 6 at 2:44 AM
Ash Grove Cement gets up to $3.8 bln bid, beating CRH offerAsh Grove Cement gets up to $3.8 bln bid, beating CRH offer
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 2:44 AM
SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Ash Grove Cement Company to CRH, plc is Fair to ShareholdersSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Ash Grove Cement Company to CRH, plc is Fair to Shareholders
www.businesswire.com - October 3 at 5:22 PM
CRH Reportedly Nears Deal To Buy Suwannee American CementCRH Reportedly Nears Deal To Buy Suwannee American Cement
www.rttnews.com - October 3 at 5:22 PM
WEISSLAW LLP: Ash Grove Cement Co. Acquisition May Not Be in the Best Interests of ASHG ShareholdersWEISSLAW LLP: Ash Grove Cement Co. Acquisition May Not Be in the Best Interests of ASHG Shareholders
www.bizjournals.com - October 3 at 5:22 PM
Crh Plc (CRH) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesCrh Plc (CRH) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 10:46 PM
CRH PLC (CRH) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Jefferies Group LLCCRH PLC (CRH) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 8:25 AM
Jefferies Group Weighs in on Crh Plcs FY2017 Earnings (CRH)Jefferies Group Weighs in on Crh Plc's FY2017 Earnings (CRH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 6:46 AM
FY2019 Earnings Forecast for Crh Plc (CRH) Issued By Jefferies GroupFY2019 Earnings Forecast for Crh Plc (CRH) Issued By Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 28 at 3:56 PM
CRH to Buy Ash Grove in $3.5 Billion Bet on U.S. Cement GrowthCRH to Buy Ash Grove in $3.5 Billion Bet on U.S. Cement Growth
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 5:30 PM
CRH agrees to buy Ash Grove Cement in $3.5 billion dealCRH agrees to buy Ash Grove Cement in $3.5 billion deal
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 5:30 PM
[$$] CRH Unveils $3.5 Billion U.S. Buy[$$] CRH Unveils $3.5 Billion U.S. Buy
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 5:30 PM
CRH Cements $3.5 Billion Deal with Ash GroveCRH Cements $3.5 Billion Deal with Ash Grove
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 5:30 PM

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