Crane Co. (CR): Price and Financial Metrics

Crane Co. (CR)

Today's Latest Price: $73.11 USD

2.13 (3.00%)

Updated Dec 4 1:03pm

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Overall POWR Rating

POWR Components:

 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank

Industry Rank:

Ranked of 61 in Industrial - Machinery

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CR Stock Summary

  • CR's went public 34.95 years ago, making it older than 92.99% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • With a price/earnings ratio of 189.44, Crane Co P/E ratio is greater than that of about 96.05% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 40.52%, Crane Co's debt growth rate surpasses 78.96% of about US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Crane Co, a group of peers worth examining would be EEFT, HAIN, AIT, MLHR, and HCCI.
  • Visit CR's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

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CR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $73.11 52-week high $89.54
Prev. close $70.98 52-week low $36.77
Day low $71.33 Volume 124,300
Day high $73.67 Avg. volume 384,298
50-day MA $57.80 Dividend yield 2.42%
200-day MA $56.33 Market Cap 4.25B

Crane Co. (CR) Company Bio

Crane Company provides products and solutions to customers in the hydrocarbon processing, petrochemical, chemical, power generation, unattended payment, automated merchandising, aerospace, electronics, transportation and other markets. The Company has four business segments: Fluid Handling, Payment & Merchandising Technologies, Aerospace & Electronics and Engineered Materials. The company was founded in 1855 and is based in Stamford, Connecticut.

CR Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$73.11$81.2 15%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Crane Co with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Crane Co ranked in the 51th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 15.83%. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Crane Co ended up being:

  • Crane Co's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than 56.25% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • The company's cost of debt, derived from its interest coverage, tax rate, and market capitalization, is greater than 57.45% of stocks in its sector (Industrials).

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

For other companies in the Industrials that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as CR, try FCN, KEX, HII, KNX, and NOC.

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Smiths Group Has Held Up Well, But Major Uncertainties Remain

I’ve had my ups and downs with Smiths Group (OTCPK:SMGZY) over the years. While I’ve liked the company’s decision to cull less competitive businesses, refocus on free cash flow, and reinvest in R&D, operating leverage has been wobbly and repeated attempts to sell the Medical business have gone nowhere due...

Stephen Simpson, CFA on Seeking Alpha | September 28, 2020

Analysis on Impact of COVID-19 - Global Commercial Aircraft Carbon Brakes Market 2020-2024 | Evolving Opportunities with Crane Co. and Honeywell International Inc. | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #CommercialAircraftCarbonBrakesMarket--The Global Commercial Aircraft Carbon Brakes Market will grow by $ 347.51 mn during 2020-2024

Business Wire | August 13, 2020

Crane Co. 2020 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation

The following slide deck was published by Crane Co. in conjunction with their 2020 Q2 earnings call....

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | July 28, 2020

Crane Co. Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Crane Co. (NYSE: CR), a diversified manufacturer of highly engineered industrial products, reported second quarter 2020 GAAP earnings per diluted share (EPS) of $0.25, compared to $1.50 in the second quarter of 2019. Excluding Special Items, second quarter 2020 EPS was $0.64, compared to $1.58 in the second quarter of 2019. (Please see the attached Non-GAAP Financial Measures tables for a detailed reconciliation of reported results to adjusted measures.) Second

Business Wire | July 27, 2020

Crane Co. Declares Third Quarter Dividend

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Crane Co., a diversified manufacturer of highly engineered industrial products, today announced its regular quarterly dividend of $0.43 per share for the third quarter of 2020. The dividend is payable on September 9, 2020 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 31, 2020. Crane Co. is a diversified manufacturer of highly engineered industrial products. Founded in 1855, Crane Co. provides products and solutions to customers in the chemical

Business Wire | July 27, 2020

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CR Price Returns

1-mo 40.93%
3-mo 28.94%
6-mo 12.49%
1-year -10.73%
3-year -5.79%
5-year 56.73%
YTD -13.09%
2019 22.03%
2018 -17.81%
2017 25.87%
2016 54.12%
2015 -16.60%

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