Press coverage about CRH (NYSE:CRH) has trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 6,000 blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. CRH earned a news sentiment score of -2.25 on their scale. InfoTrie also gave news articles about the construction company an news buzz score of 10 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near term.
These are some of the media headlines that may have impacted CRH’s score:
- CRH (CRH) Rating Reiterated by Cfra (americanbankingnews.com)
- CRH (CRH) Given a $35.00 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group (americanbankingnews.com)
- Davy puzzled by CRH share fall as it backs a comeback (independent.ie)
- CRH targets 6% earnings boost as markets improve (irishexaminer.com)
- Critical Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact CRH (CRH) Stock Price (americanbankingnews.com)
CRH opened at $27.48 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 1.35, a quick ratio of 0.93 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.54. The firm has a market capitalization of $22.87 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.99 and a beta of 0.93. CRH has a twelve month low of $26.58 and a twelve month high of $39.32.
CRH Company Profile
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.
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