NYSE:CRH - CRH Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $31.45 +0.38 (+1.22 %) (As of 02/21/2019 08:39 AM ET)Previous Close$31.07Today's Range$31.29 - $31.525052-Week Range$24.62 - $38.46Volume418,409 shsAverage Volume600,921 shsMarket Capitalization$26.38 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield1.18%Beta0.91 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email CRH plc, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes building materials. It operates through six segments: Europe Heavyside, Europe Lightside, Europe Distribution, Americas Materials, Americas Products, and Asia. The company manufactures and supplies cement, aggregates, asphalt, lime, and readymixed concrete and concrete products; and construction accessories, network access and perimeter protection products, shutters and awnings, and architectural products. It also produces and sells concrete masonry and hardscapes, packaged lawn and garden products, packaged cement mixes, and glass and aluminum glazing systems, as well as fencing, utility, drainage, and structural precast products; and provides asphalt paving services. In addition, the company sells and distributes bricks, cement, sanitary, heating, plumbing, and other building products to small and medium-sized builders through 352 locations; general public through 198 retail locations; and plumbers, as well as heating, gas, water, and ventilation technicians through 134 showrooms. It operates primarily in Western Europe and North America, as well as in Eastern Europe, the Philippines, Brazil, China, and India. CRH plc was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. Receive CRH News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CRH and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Cement, hydraulic Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConstruction Current SymbolNYSE:CRH Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.crh.com Phone353-1404-1000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.54 Current Ratio1.35 Quick Ratio0.93Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$29.70 billion Price / Sales0.89 Cash Flow$4.0372 per share Price / Cash Flow7.79 Book Value$20.18 per share Price / Book1.56Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees85,000 Outstanding Shares838,920,000Market Cap$26.38 billion OptionableOptionable 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 declared a special dividend on Tuesday, August 28th. Investors of record on Friday, September 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.2283 per share on Wednesday, October 3rd. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 6th. View CRH's Dividend History. When is CRH's next earnings date? CRH is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for CRH. What price target have analysts set for CRH? 8 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for CRH's shares. Their predictions range from $35.00 to $37.00. On average, they expect CRH's stock price to reach $36.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for CRH. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CRH? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CRH in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for CRH. Has CRH been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about CRH stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. CRH earned a daily sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the construction company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Are investors shorting CRH? CRH saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,644,955 shares, an increase of 55.5% from the January 15th total of 1,057,532 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 662,099 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.5 days. View CRH's Current Options Chain. Who are some of CRH's key competitors? Some companies that are related to CRH include Lafargeholcim (HCMLY), HEIDELBERGCEMEN/ADR (HDELY), ANHUI CONCH CEM/ADR (AHCHY), Cemex SAB de CV (CX), Eagle Materials (EXP), Loma Negra Compania Indl Argentina (LOMA), Cementos Pacasmayo (CPAC) and China National Materials (CASDY). Who are CRH's key executives? CRH's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Albert Jude Manifold, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56)Mr. Finbarr Senan Murphy, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 50)Mr. Mark S. Towe, Chairman of CRH Americas & CEO of Oldcastle (Age 69)Frank Heisterkamp, Head of Investor RelationsMr. Henry Morris, MD of Materials - Europe and Regional Director for Switzerland Finland & The Baltic Region (Age 65) Who are CRH's major shareholders? CRH's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Boston Partners (0.84%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.26%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.15%), Jane Street Group LLC (0.12%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (0.11%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.11%). Which institutional investors are selling CRH stock? CRH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Boston Partners, OLD Mission Capital LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc. and Northern Trust Corp. Which institutional investors are buying CRH stock? CRH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Brandes Investment Partners LP, Jane Street Group LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Citigroup Inc., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. and Voloridge Investment Management LLC. How do I buy shares of CRH? 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 $31.45. How big of a company is CRH? CRH has a market capitalization of $26.38 billion and generates $29.70 billion in revenue each year. CRH employs 85,000 workers across the globe. What is CRH's official website? The official website for CRH is http://www.crh.com. How can I contact CRH? CRH's mailing address is Belgard Castle Clondalkin, Dublin L2, Dublin 22. The construction company can be reached via phone at 353-1404-1000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for CRH (NYSE CRH)Community Ranking: 1.7 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 316 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 590 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 906MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CRH and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CRH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CRH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Roth IRA?