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
DCF Fair Value Target:
The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Crane Co. To summarize, we found that Crane Co ranked in the 55th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 64.17% on a DCF basis. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Crane Co, consider:
75% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than 58.42% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
The company's cost of debt, derived from its interest coverage, tax rate, and market capitalization, is greater than 50.16% of stocks in its sector (Industrials).
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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