CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH), hence the stock is down -6.58% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -5.35% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -5.08% and the stock has fallen -4.14% in the past 1 week.
The company shares have dropped -1.98% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 8, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $31.55 and the one year low was seen on Feb 9, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $29.57 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $28.00.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.76% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.09%.
CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $28.26, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $28.34 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $28.1 and closed the trading day at $28.24, in the green by 2.17%. The total traded volume for the day was 639,431. The stock had closed at $27.64 in the previous days trading.
CRH PLC is a building materials company. The Company manufactures and supplies a range of building materials and products ranging from the fundamentals of heavy materials and elements to construct the frame. As of December 31, 2013, the Company operated in approximately 34 countries in North America, Europe, and Asia. The Company operates in six segments: Europe Heavyside, Europe Lightside, Europe Distribution, Americas Materials, Americas Products and Americas Distribution. The Companys products are used across various sectors, including in the residential, non-residential and infrastructure sectors. The Company has a 26% stake in associate Yatai Building Materials, which is engaged in building materials in Northeast China. In India, it has a 50% joint venture with My Home Industries Limited in southern state of Andhra Pradesh.