• Consensus Rating: Moderate Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $143.67
  • Forecasted Upside: -2.29%
  • Number of Analysts: 8
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for CR

Analyst Price Target is $143.67
▼ -2.29% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 8 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Crane in the last 3 months. The average price target is $143.67, with a high forecast of $165.00 and a low forecast of $110.00. The average price target represents a -2.29% upside from the last price of $147.04.

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Current Consensus is Moderate Buy

The current consensus among 8 contributing investment analysts is to moderate buy stock in Crane. This Moderate Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/29/2024Bank of AmericaBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$140.00 ➝ $165.00Low
5/15/2024UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$120.00 ➝ $152.00Low
5/15/2024Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$157.00 ➝ $157.00Low
4/24/2024DA DavidsonBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$142.00 ➝ $160.00Low
4/24/2024Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$150.00 ➝ $157.00Low
4/24/2024Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
4/17/2024Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$135.00 ➝ $150.00N/A
3/5/2024Bank of AmericaBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$110.00 ➝ $140.00Low
1/23/2024Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$124.00 ➝ $125.00Low
12/19/2023Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$110.00 ➝ $124.00Low
11/20/2023Vertical ResearchInitiated CoverageHold$110.00Low
10/30/2023CJS SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOutperformLow
10/3/2023Bank of AmericaLower Target$140.00 ➝ $105.00Low
9/28/2023TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy ➝ HoldLow
9/27/2023Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy$118.00Low
7/27/2023DA DavidsonBoost Target$92.00 ➝ $107.00Low
7/19/2023Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$87.00 ➝ $101.00Low
5/12/2023DA DavidsonBoost Target$90.00 ➝ $92.00Low
4/5/2023UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$120.00 ➝ $82.00Low
4/4/2023DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuy$90.00Low
3/24/2023UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$132.00 ➝ $120.00Low
1/25/2023DA DavidsonBoost Target$130.00 ➝ $140.00Low
12/12/2022Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$116.00 ➝ $129.00Low
10/11/2022Stifel NicolausLower TargetBuy$123.00 ➝ $121.00Low
7/28/2022UBS GroupLower TargetBuy$130.00 ➝ $125.00Low
4/18/2022Stifel NicolausLower Target$137.00 ➝ $134.00Low
1/31/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$111.00 ➝ $116.00Medium
12/3/2021Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$111.00Medium
10/26/2021DA DavidsonBoost TargetBuy$115.00 ➝ $125.00High
9/27/2021BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeOutperformMedium
9/8/2021Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy$123.00Low
7/27/2021DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuy$110.00 ➝ $96.15High
6/15/2021DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$105.00 ➝ $110.00Low
5/5/2021DA DavidsonBoost TargetNeutral$85.00 ➝ $105.00Low
1/7/2021Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyN/A
1/7/2021DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$75.00 ➝ $80.00N/A
10/28/2020Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$72.00 ➝ $73.00Low
4/29/2020CfraLower TargetHold$89.00 ➝ $58.00High
4/7/2020Stifel NicolausLower TargetBuy$105.00 ➝ $71.00High
3/24/2020DA DavidsonLower Target$103.00 ➝ $75.00High
1/29/2020DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuyLow
1/29/2020Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$96.00 ➝ $105.00Low
1/29/2020Buckingham ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$79.00 ➝ $86.00Medium
12/11/2019UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$100.00High
10/30/2019Buckingham ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$102.00 ➝ $79.00Low
10/30/2019Vertical ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
7/24/2019Buckingham ResearchBoost TargetBuy$97.00 ➝ $102.00Low
7/24/2019DA DavidsonBoost TargetBuy$105.00 ➝ $107.00Low
(Data available from 7/15/2019 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

1.65 (Strong Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Crane Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells engineered industrial products in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Aerospace & Electronics, Process Flow Technologies, and Engineered Materials. The Aerospace & Electronics segment supplies critical components and systems, including original equipment and aftermarket parts for commercial aerospace, as well as the military aerospace, defense, and space markets. This segment also offers pressure sensors for aircraft engine control, aircraft braking systems for commercial aircraft and fighter jets, power conversion solutions for spacecraft, and lubrication systems. The Process Flow Technologies segment provides engineered fluid handling equipment for mission-critical applications. It offers process valves and related products, such as lined pipe, fittings and hoses, air-operated diaphragm and peristaltic pumps, instrumentation and sampling systems, valve positioning and control systems, and valve diagnostic and calibration systems; commercial valves; and pumps and systems. The Engineered Materials segment manufactures fiberglass-reinforced plastic panels and coils for use in the manufacturing of recreational vehicles, as well as in commercial and industrial building applications. This segment sells directly to RV, trailer, and truck manufacturers, as well as through distributors and retailers. The company provides its products and solutions to end markets, including commercial and military aerospace, defense, and space; chemical and pharmaceutical production; water and wastewater; non-residential and municipal construction; energy; and other general industrial and consumer-related applications. The company was formerly known as Crane Holdings, Co. Crane Company was founded in 1855 and is based in Stamford, Connecticut.
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Today's Range

Now: $147.04
Low: $146.74
High: $149.98

50 Day Range

MA: $144.61
Low: $139.64
High: $149.63

52 Week Range

Now: $147.04
Low: $82.57
High: $150.01


286,800 shs

Average Volume

234,855 shs

Market Capitalization

$8.40 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Crane?

The following sell-side analysts have issued research reports on Crane in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., CJS Securities, DA Davidson, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Stifel Nicolaus, StockNews.com, TD Securities, UBS Group AG, and Vertical Research.
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What is the current price target for Crane?

6 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Crane in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $143.67, suggesting a possible downside of 2.3%. Bank of America Co. has the highest price target set, predicting CR will reach $165.00 in the next twelve months. Vertical Research has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $110.00 for Crane in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Crane?

Crane currently has 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Moderate Buy."
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What other companies compete with Crane?

Other companies that are similar to Crane include Dover, IDEX, Snap-on, Graco and Nordson. Learn More about companies similar to Crane.

How do I contact Crane's investor relations team?

Crane's physical mailing address is 100 FIRST STAMFORD PLACE, STAMFORD CT, 06902. The conglomerate's listed phone number is 203-363-7300 and its investor relations email address is [email protected]. The official website for Crane is www.craneco.com. Learn More about contacing Crane investor relations.