CRH (NYSE:CRH) was upgraded by analysts at Exane BNP Paribas from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a note issued to investors on Wednesday.
Several other equities research analysts have also commented on CRH. Zacks Investment Research raised CRH from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 23rd. BNP Paribas upgraded CRH from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, January 25th. Morgan Stanley upgraded CRH from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a report on Friday, November 17th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group started coverage on CRH in a report on Sunday. They issued a “buy” rating for the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $36.25.
CRH (NYSE CRH) traded up $0.43 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $34.56. The company had a trading volume of 340,764 shares, compared to its average volume of 894,408. CRH has a 12 month low of $32.47 and a 12 month high of $39.32. The company has a quick ratio of 1.17, a current ratio of 1.62 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.51.
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CRH Company Profile
CRH 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.
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