Crane Co. (CR): Price and Financial Metrics

Crane Co. (CR): $106.82

1.20 (+1.14%)

POWR Rating

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CR POWR Grades

  • Quality is the dimension where CR ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 92.41% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CR is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 155 days.
  • CR's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 52.06% of US stocks).

CR Stock Summary

  • Crane Co's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.79% of US equities in our set.
  • Of note is the ratio of Crane Co's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 96.38% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, Crane Co is reporting a growth rate of 556.43%; that's higher than 96.07% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Crane Co, a group of peers worth examining would be TMX, BV, HI, JHG, and WIRE.
  • Visit CR's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

CR Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, CR's price/sales ratio is 45.45% lower, now standing at 1.8.
  • Over the past 243 months, CR's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.9.
  • CR's price/earnings ratio has moved up 2.5 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CR 2021-09-03 1.8 3.3 16.3 12.9
CR 2021-09-02 1.9 3.4 16.6 13.1
CR 2021-09-01 1.9 3.4 16.7 13.2
CR 2021-08-31 1.9 3.5 17.0 13.4
CR 2021-08-30 1.9 3.5 17.2 13.6
CR 2021-08-27 2.0 3.5 17.4 13.7

CR Growth Metrics

    The 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 7.31%.
  • Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 91.02%.
  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at 56.62%.
Over the past 33 months, CR's revenue has gone down $155,700,000.

The table below shows CR's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 3,189.8 428.4 410.1
2021-06-30 3,091.1 439.6 350.1
2021-03-31 2,972.6 395.2 226.6
2020-12-31 2,936.9 309.5 181
2020-09-30 3,048.1 431 21.6
2020-06-30 3,085.6 418 37.5

CR's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CR has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 92.59% of graded US stocks.
  • CR's asset turnover comes in at 0.679 -- ranking 46th of 60 Construction Materials stocks.
  • OFLX, ACU, and PRLB are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CR.

The table below shows CR's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.679 0.366 0.225
2021-03-31 0.645 0.350 0.161
2020-12-31 0.642 0.343 0.131
2020-09-30 0.672 0.348 0.038
2020-06-30 0.698 0.351 0.045
2020-03-31 0.756 0.358 0.088

CR Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CR, see our CR price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $120.75 Average Broker Recommendation 1.4 (Strong Buy)

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CR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $106.82 52-week high $108.67
Prev. close $105.62 52-week low $72.47
Day low $103.74 Volume 361,400
Day high $106.91 Avg. volume 244,060
50-day MA $102.52 Dividend yield 1.61%
200-day MA $97.05 Market Cap 6.27B

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.

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CR Price Returns

1-mo 11.26%
3-mo 14.20%
6-mo 18.19%
1-year 34.70%
3-year 44.54%
5-year 63.59%
YTD 5.00%
2021 33.36%
2020 -7.69%
2019 22.03%
2018 -17.81%
2017 25.87%

CR Dividends

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