NYSE:CRH - CRH Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$32.51 +0.43 (+1.34 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 02:08 AM ET)
Previous Close$32.51
Today's Range$32.21 - $32.58
52-Week Range$31.38 - $39.32
Volume519,064 shs
Average Volume705,614 shs
Market Capitalization$26.93 billion
P/E Ratio13.00
Dividend Yield2.94%
CRH logoCRH 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Cement, hydraulic


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.51
Current Ratio1.62
Quick Ratio1.17


Trailing P/E Ratio13.00
Forward P/E Ratio13.32
P/E Growth1.88

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$29.70 billion
Price / Sales0.92
Cash Flow$4.0385 per share
Price / Cash8.05
Book Value$20.18 per share
Price / Book1.61


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A


Outstanding Shares838,920,000
Market Cap$26.93 billion

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 semiannual dividend on Monday, March 5th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.6011 per share on Friday, May 11th. This represents a yield of 3.5%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 9th. This is an increase from CRH's previous semiannual dividend of $0.48. View CRH's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for CRH?

6 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for CRH's shares. Their predictions range from $32.50 to $37.00. On average, they expect CRH's share price to reach $34.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for CRH.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CRH?

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

Are investors shorting CRH?

CRH saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 208,107 shares, a decrease of 65.8% from the July 13th total of 608,401 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 586,990 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.4 days. View CRH's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of CRH's key competitors?

Who are CRH's key executives?

CRH's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Albert Jude Manifold, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Finbarr Senan Murphy, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. Mark S. Towe, Chairman of CRH Americas and Chief Exec. Officer of Oldcastle (Age 68)
  • Frank Heisterkamp, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Noel O'Mahony, Head of Group Strategy & Devel. and Sr. VP of Europe South East & Brazil

Has CRH been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about CRH stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. CRH earned a daily sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the construction company an impact score of 46.48 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for CRH.

Who are CRH's major shareholders?

CRH's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (1.31%), Boston Partners (0.89%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.20%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.20%), BlackRock Inc. (0.16%) and GMT Capital Corp (0.09%).

Which major investors are selling CRH stock?

CRH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Asset Management Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC, FDx Advisors Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. and Boston Partners.

Which major investors are buying CRH stock?

CRH stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, GMT Capital Corp, Brandes Investment Partners LP, Bank of America Corp DE, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Sei Investments Co., Millennium Management LLC and Aperio Group 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 $32.51.

How big of a company is CRH?

CRH has a market capitalization of $26.93 billion and generates $29.70 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $2.14 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.50 on an earnings per share basis. CRH employs 85,000 workers across the globe.

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 (star)
Outperform Votes:  284 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  565 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  849
MarketBeat'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 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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