CRH PLC (CRH) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on CRH PLC (CRH), hence the stock is down -1.3% 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 -0.97% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -1.83% and the stock has fallen -0.81% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.32% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.43%.The 200 Day SMA reached 15.35%
CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH): After opening at $33.27, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $33.06 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $33.45 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $33.27 for the day, a gain of 0.73% for the day session. The total traded volume was 1,457,772. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $33.27.
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.