Crane Company - Value Alert
Texas (June 27, 2013) Wax Ink has issued a Loss of Investment Interest rating for Crane Company (NYSE: CR) based on a recent baseline equity review which placed fair value between $38-$45.
The recent close of $57.88 is approximately 153% above the fair value buy target for the stock and approximately 23% above the fair value close target for the stock. The recent close is also 10% below analysts’ twelve-month $64.00 median price target for the stock.
The recent close represents a 22% increase in price since the last baseline equity review was conducted in January of 2013.
The stock currently has a trailing twelve-month PE Ratio of 12, and a PEG Ratio of 1.0 basis estimated forward earnings growth of 12%.
In the past 52 weeks, share prices have moved between a high of $60.91 and a low of $34.89, placing equilibrium at $53.52.
Basis the recent close, the stock is trading 5% below the 52 week high, 40% above the 52 week low, 8% above equilibrium, and has an average daily trading volume of approximately 243,000 shares.
Crane Company manufactures and sells engineered industrial products in the United States and internationally.
The company's competitors include Dover Corporation, Goodrich Corporation, and Precision Castparts Corporation.
Financial information that may be contained herein, is based on the company's most recent annual SEC filing for year ending December 31, 2012. All prices are per share unless otherwise noted.
Wax Ink currently has no investment position in the company mentioned in this alert.
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