CRH PLC Company Profile (NYSE:CRH)


CRH PLC 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, Americas Distribution 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. Through Americas Distribution segment, the Company is a distributor of roofing, siding, drywall, ceiling systems and related accessories.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Construction Materials
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:CRH
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $30.13535 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 834,400,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $34.91
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $35.51
  • 52 Week Range: $31.55 - $38.04
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.97
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $32.79 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.91
  • Book Value: $19.23 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.87
  • Annual Dividend: $0.73
  • Dividend Yield: 2.0%
  • EBIDTA: $3.78 billion
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.57%
  • Current Ratio: 1.60%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.10%
  • Average Volume: 605,292 shs.
  • Beta: 0.98
  • Short Ratio: 0.56

Frequently Asked Questions for CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH)

What is CRH PLC's stock symbol?

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

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

CRH PLC 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 PLC's previous None dividend of $0.20. View CRH PLC's Dividend History.

Where is CRH PLC's stock going? Where will CRH PLC's stock price be in 2017?

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

Who are some of CRH PLC's key competitors?

Who are CRH PLC's key executives?

CRH PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Albert Manifold, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Senan Murphy, Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Maeve Carton, Group Transformation Director, Executive Director
  • Nicky Hartery, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Ernst J. Bartschi, Non-Executive Director
  • Patrick J. Kennedy, Non-Executive Director
  • Donald A. McGovern Jr., Senior Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Heather Ann McSharry, Non-Executive Director

Who owns CRH PLC stock?

CRH PLC's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (1.19%), Boston Partners (0.45%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.20%), Capital International Investors (0.13%), Northern Trust Corp (0.09%) and Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.08%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for CRH PLC.

Who sold CRH PLC stock? Who is selling CRH PLC stock?

CRH PLC's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Thomas White International Ltd., OLD Mission Capital LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Employees Retirement System of Texas, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Sei Investments Co. and Ameriprise Financial Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for CRH PLC.

Who bought CRH PLC stock? Who is buying CRH PLC stock?

CRH PLC's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citigroup Inc., FMR LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Airain ltd, Aperio Group LLC and Citadel Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for CRH PLC.

How do I buy CRH PLC stock?

Shares of CRH PLC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is CRH PLC's stock price today?

One share of CRH PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.94.

MarketBeat Community Rating for CRH PLC (NYSE CRH)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  200 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  448 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  648
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CRH PLC 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

Consensus Ratings for CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $32.50 (9.57% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/13/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$30.50 -> $32.50LowView Rating Details
4/21/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeNeutral -> BuyMediumView Rating Details
3/10/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated 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 Securities LtdDowngradeAdd -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
6/21/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
4/6/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
3/18/2016Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
3/16/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
1/27/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/6/2016Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageOverweightN/AView Rating Details
11/20/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH)
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Current Dividend Information for CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH)
Next Dividend:11/13/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.73
Dividend Yield:2.03%
Dividend Growth:-4.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH)

Dividend History by Quarter for CRH PLC (NYSE CRH)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH)
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Headline Trends for CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH)
Latest Headlines for CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH)
DateHeadline logoCRH agrees US$3.5bn acquisition of Ash Grove Cement - September 20 at 11:24 PM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Upgraded to "Equal" by Morgan Stanley - September 13 at 11:06 AM logoETFs with exposure to CRH Plc : September 12, 2017 - September 11 at 11:12 PM logoLSF10 XL Investments S.a r.l. -- Moody's affirms LSF10 XL Investments' (Xella) CFR at B2, outlook stable - September 8 at 5:54 PM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - September 6 at 10:42 PM logoETFs with exposure to CRH Plc : August 31, 2017 - September 1 at 12:22 AM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Increases Dividend to $0.23 Per Share - August 30 at 8:56 AM logoCRH Plc :CRH-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 28, 2017 - August 28 at 5:21 PM logoBeacon Roofing Supply, Inc. -- Moody's places Beacon Roofing ratings under review for downgrade - August 24 at 5:41 PM logoCRH PLC Announces 2017 Interim Results - August 24 at 5:10 AM logoCRH H1 Profit Climbs, To Sell Americas Distribution For $2.6 Bln; Stock Up - August 24 at 5:10 AM logoCRH PLC Announces Development Update - August 24 at 5:10 AM logoFTSE 100 inches higher as U.K. growth data come into focus - August 24 at 5:10 AM logo[$$] Beacon Roofing Pays $2.63 Billion for CRH's U.S. Distribution Business - August 24 at 5:10 AM logoEuropean stocks post cautious gains as Jackson Hole day arrives - August 24 at 5:10 AM logoCrh Plc (CRH) versus Summit Materials (SUM) Financial Survey - August 21 at 2:24 PM logoCRH PLC (CRH) Rating Increased to Sell at BidaskClub - August 20 at 1:54 PM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - August 12 at 10:50 PM logoETFs with exposure to CRH Plc : August 4, 2017 - August 3 at 9:41 PM logoHead to Head Survey: Crh Plc (NYSE:CRH) vs. Vulcan Materials (VMC) - July 26 at 12:26 AM logoContrasting Crh Plc (NYSE:CRH) & USG Corporation (USG) - July 25 at 12:24 PM logoHead-To-Head Comparison: CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH) and USG Corporation (USG) - July 23 at 8:06 AM logoCrh Plc (NYSE:CRH) & GCP Applied Technologies (GCP) Head-To-Head Analysis - July 21 at 4:36 PM logoHead-To-Head Contrast: Crh Plc (CRH) and Martin Marietta Materials (MLM) - July 14 at 12:08 AM logoETFs with exposure to CRH Plc : July 13, 2017 - July 13 at 6:45 PM logoHead-To-Head Review: Crh Plc (NYSE:CRH) vs. GCP Applied Technologies (GCP) - July 10 at 7:46 AM logoGCP Applied Technologies (GCP) vs. CRH PLC (CRH) Head to Head Comparison - July 9 at 7:35 AM logoAnalyst Favorites: Gibraltar Industries Ranks As a Top Metals Pick - July 6 at 6:50 PM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - June 23 at 8:36 PM logoETFs with exposure to CRH Plc : June 14, 2017 - June 14 at 5:22 PM logoAnalyzing Armstrong World Industries (AWI) and Crh Plc (CRH) - June 9 at 6:48 PM logoCRH Finance Germany GmbH -- Moody's corrects issuer name and programme rating history for CRH Finance - June 9 at 4:05 PM logoEuropean stocks rise, take lead from U.K. after surprise election result - June 9 at 7:23 AM logoFinancial Survey: Eagle Materials (EXP) & Crh Plc (CRH) - June 6 at 6:23 PM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 29 at 9:07 PM logoCRH Announces Expiration of the Any and All Cash Tender Offer by CRH America, Inc. - May 9 at 4:28 PM logoCRH Announces Total Consideration for the Any and All Cash Tender Offer by CRH America, Inc. - May 8 at 9:23 PM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.13 - May 4 at 6:30 PM logoETFs with exposure to CRH Plc : May 2, 2017 - May 2 at 7:30 PM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.33 - May 1 at 3:15 PM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds - April 28 at 4:00 PM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of 0.44 - April 25 at 10:31 AM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Upgraded at Bank of America Corp - April 21 at 11:27 AM logoVery Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Crh Plc (CRH) Share Price - April 20 at 11:54 AM logoETFs with exposure to CRH Plc : April 19, 2017 - April 19 at 4:29 PM logoEuropean markets close lower as investors digest Trump comments; Banco Popular down 3.6% - April 13 at 4:30 PM logoCRH Plc : CRH-US: Dividend Analysis : March 13th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 4, 2017 - April 7 at 9:13 AM logoETFs with exposure to CRH Plc : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 9:13 AM logoCrh Plc (CRH) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - April 5 at 5:46 PM logoContrarian U.S. Investor Sees Europe Ripe for Bargain-Hunting - March 29 at 12:05 PM



CRH PLC (CRH) Chart for Thursday, September, 21, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/21/2017 by Staff