BNP Paribas Lowers CRH PLC to Underperform (CRH)
Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at Goldman Sachs upgraded shares of CRH PLC from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday. Separately, analysts at Credit Suisse upgraded shares of CRH PLC from an “underperform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 28th. Finally, analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of CRH PLC in a research note on Friday, August 22nd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. CRH PLC presently has an average rating of “Hold”.
Shares of CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH) opened at 23.24 on Tuesday. CRH PLC has a 1-year low of $21.36 and a 1-year high of $30.06. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $24.01 and a 200-day moving average of $27.03. The company’s market cap is $17.091 billion.
The company also recently announced a semiannual dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, October 31st. Investors of record on Friday, August 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.2464 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 2.14%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 27th.
CRH plc is a diversified building materials company, which manufactures and distributes building material products from the fundamentals of heavy materials and elements to construct the frame, through exterior products that complete the building envelope, to distribution channels, which service construction fit-out and renewal.
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