Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. lifted its position in shares of Crh Plc (NYSE:CRH) by 2.6% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 97,115 shares of the construction company’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,484 shares during the period. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.’s holdings in CRH were worth $3,505,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Financial Counselors Inc. bought a new stake in shares of CRH in the third quarter worth $303,000. Royal Bank of Canada increased its stake in CRH by 15.7% during the second quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 38,515 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $1,366,000 after purchasing an additional 5,229 shares during the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC bought a new stake in CRH during the third quarter valued at $271,000. Advisors Asset Management Inc. increased its stake in CRH by 7.6% during the third quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 155,427 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $5,884,000 after purchasing an additional 10,970 shares during the last quarter. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its stake in CRH by 26.0% during the third quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 578,349 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $21,561,000 after purchasing an additional 119,267 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 3.47% of the company’s stock.
Several equities analysts have recently commented on CRH shares. Morgan Stanley upgraded shares of CRH from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, November 17th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of CRH from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 28th. Finally, BNP Paribas raised shares of CRH from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, January 25th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $36.25.
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CRH public limited company (CRH plc) is a building materials company. The Company’s segments include Europe Heavyside, Europe Lightside, Europe Distribution, Americas Materials, Americas Products and Asia. Europe Heavyside segment is engaged in the manufacturing and supply of aggregates, asphalt, cement, readymixed and precast concrete and landscaping products.
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