Shares of Crawford & Company (NYSE:CRD.B) have earned an average broker rating score of 1.33 (Strong Buy) from the three analysts that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a buy recommendation and two have assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company.

Analysts have set a 12 month consensus price objective of $13.00 for the company and are expecting that the company will post $0.18 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Crawford & Company an industry rank of 120 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.

Several analysts recently commented on CRD.B shares. ValuEngine cut Crawford & Company from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, November 6th. Zacks Investment Research cut Crawford & Company from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th.

Shares of Crawford & Company (NYSE:CRD.B) opened at $9.31 on Thursday. The company has a market capitalization of $503.01, a P/E ratio of 15.02 and a beta of 1.79. Crawford & Company has a 12-month low of $8.22 and a 12-month high of $12.40. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.28, a current ratio of 1.68 and a quick ratio of 1.68.

Crawford & Company (NYSE:CRD.B) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November 6th. The business services provider reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.22. The business had revenue of $270.55 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $276.46 million. Crawford & Company had a return on equity of 25.66% and a net margin of 3.27%. sell-side analysts anticipate that Crawford & Company will post 0.78 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Crawford & Company Company Profile

Crawford & Company (Crawford) is an independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance and self-insured entities. The Company’s Crawford Solution offers claims services, business process outsourcing and consulting services for various product lines, including property and casualty claims management; workers’ compensation claims and medical management, and legal settlement administration.

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