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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.43
CR's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
68% of the 1782 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. CR: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CR' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.29 Max: 1.25
Current: 0.43
0.01
1.25
Equity to Asset 0.36
CR's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
78% of the 1745 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. CR: 0.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CR' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.38 Max: 0.54
Current: 0.36
0.27
0.54
Interest Coverage 10.12
CR's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
58% of the 1235 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 16.13 vs. CR: 10.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CR' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.61  Med: 8.76 Max: 13.15
Current: 10.12
1.61
13.15
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.05
M-Score: -2.47
WACC vs ROIC
9.09%
15.99%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 13.68
CR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1767 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.67 vs. CR: 13.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CR' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.11  Med: 10.71 Max: 13.61
Current: 13.68
-4.11
13.61
Net-margin (%) 8.56
CR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1765 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.01 vs. CR: 8.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CR' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.38  Med: 6.77 Max: 8.46
Current: 8.56
-2.38
8.46
ROE (%) 21.00
CR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1725 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.59 vs. CR: 21.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CR' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.91  Med: 16.84 Max: 25.06
Current: 21
-6.91
25.06
ROA (%) 6.87
CR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1783 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.26 vs. CR: 6.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CR' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.35  Med: 5.60 Max: 7.57
Current: 6.87
-2.35
7.57
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 58.62
CR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1777 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 11.43 vs. CR: 58.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CR' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.2  Med: 48.67 Max: 62.73
Current: 58.62
-16.2
62.73
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.80
CR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1576 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. CR: 1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CR' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7  Med: 4.10 Max: 11
Current: 1.8
-7
11
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 5.90
CR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1340 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. CR: 5.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CR' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.6  Med: 5.40 Max: 53.1
Current: 5.9
-30.6
53.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 5.10
CR's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1190 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. CR: 5.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CR' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.8  Med: 3.90 Max: 100.4
Current: 5.1
-42.8
100.4
» CR's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-07-25)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

CR Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Steven Cohen 548,800 sh (New)
Jim Simons 282,500 sh (+94.16%)
Paul Tudor Jones 17,618 sh (+51.37%)
Richard Snow 1,309,127 sh (+36.52%)
David Dreman 139,049 sh (+1.44%)
Tom Russo 165,742 sh (-1.32%)
Mario Gabelli 2,958,609 sh (-1.86%)
Joel Greenblatt 916,012 sh (-24.98%)
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Q3 2015

CR Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Ray Dalio 4,710 sh (New)
David Dreman 191,127 sh (+37.45%)
Richard Snow 1,439,560 sh (+9.96%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Tom Russo 164,591 sh (-0.69%)
Mario Gabelli 2,926,350 sh (-1.09%)
Jim Simons 225,353 sh (-20.23%)
Joel Greenblatt 522,997 sh (-42.91%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,039 sh (-60.05%)
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Q4 2015

CR Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Steven Cohen 177,000 sh (New)
Richard Snow 1,527,408 sh (+6.10%)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
David Dreman Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 2,890,443 sh (-1.23%)
Joel Greenblatt 514,679 sh (-1.59%)
Tom Russo 160,741 sh (-2.34%)
Jim Simons 218,100 sh (-3.22%)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,327 sh (-24.32%)
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Q1 2016

CR Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 352,400 sh (+61.58%)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,046 sh (+13.50%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Tom Russo 159,341 sh (-0.87%)
Mario Gabelli 2,856,268 sh (-1.18%)
Richard Snow 1,409,895 sh (-7.69%)
Joel Greenblatt 302,574 sh (-41.21%)
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Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Diversified Industrials
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Crane Co is a diversified manufacturer of engineered industrial products. Its segments include fluid handling, payment & merchandising technologies, aerospace & electronics and engineered materials.

Crane Co was founded in 1855. It is a diversified manufacturer of engineered industrial products. The Company's primary markets are aerospace, defense electronics, non-residential construction, recreational vehicle (RV), transportation, automated payment and merchandising, chemical, pharmaceutical, oil, gas, power, nuclear, building services and utilities. The Company uses set of business processes and operational excellence tools called the Crane Business System to drive continuous improvement throughout businesses. Its operating business segments are Fluid Handling, Payment & Merchandising Technologies, Aerospace & Electronics and Engineered Materials. The Fluid Handling segment provides engineered fluid handling equipment for critical performance applications that require high reliability. The segment is comprised of Process Valves and Related Products, Commercial Valves, and Other Products. Products are sold under the trade names Crane, Saunders, Jenkins, Pacific, Xomox, Krombach, DEPA, ELRO, REVO, Flowseal, Centerline, Resistoflex, Duochek, Barksdale, and WTA. The Payment & Merchandising Technologies segment is comprised of Crane Payment Innovations (CPI) and Merchandising Systems. The CPI provides payment acceptance products that improve the company's customers' productivity in numerous global markets including retail self-checkout, vending, casino gaming, government lotteries, parking, transit fare collection, payment kiosks, and banking. Products for these markets include coin acceptors and dispensers, coin hoppers, coin recyclers, bill validators, bill recyclers, and cashless systems. Merchandising Systems is engaged in designing and manufacturing of vending equipment and related solutions. Products include a full line of vending equipment that dispenses food, snack, and hot and cold beverages. The Aerospace & Electronics segment supplies critical components and systems, including original equipment and aftermarket parts, primarily for the commercial aerospace and military aerospace and defense markets. Brands include Hydro-Aire, ELDEC, Lear Romec, P.L. Porter, Keltec, Interpoint, Signal Technology, Merrimac Industries, and Polyflon. The products include a range of custom designed, engineered products used in landing systems, sensing and utility systems, fluid management, seat actuation, power and microelectronic applications, and microwave systems. The Engineered Materials segment manufactures fiberglass-reinforced plastic (FRP) panels and coils, primarily for use in the manufacturing of recreational vehicles ("RV"s), truck bodies, truck trailers, with additional applications in commercial and industrial buildings. Engineered Materials sells its products directly to RV, trailer, and truck manufacturers, and it uses distributors and retailers to serve the commercial and industrial construction markets.

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 14.84
CR's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1404 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 19.14 vs. CR: 14.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CR' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.84  Med: 15.77 Max: 129.9
Current: 14.84
3.84
129.9
Forward P/E 14.66
CR's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
68% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 17.89 vs. CR: 14.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 14.84
CR's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1372 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 18.77 vs. CR: 14.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CR' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.84  Med: 16.00 Max: 148.24
Current: 14.84
3.84
148.24
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 12.80
CR's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
63% of the 837 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 17.15 vs. CR: 12.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
CR' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.67  Med: 11.14 Max: 17.7
Current: 12.8
2.67
17.7
P/B 2.76
CR's P/B is ranked lower than
69% of the 1759 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. CR: 2.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CR' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77  Med: 2.69 Max: 3.83
Current: 2.76
0.77
3.83
P/S 1.27
CR's P/S is ranked lower than
58% of the 1792 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. CR: 1.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CR' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 1.09 Max: 1.63
Current: 1.27
0.27
1.63
PFCF 18.86
CR's PFCF is ranked lower than
61% of the 645 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 15.22 vs. CR: 18.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CR' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.25  Med: 15.39 Max: 56.21
Current: 18.86
4.25
56.21
POCF 15.50
CR's POCF is ranked lower than
71% of the 819 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 10.39 vs. CR: 15.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CR' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.32  Med: 13.10 Max: 35.69
Current: 15.5
3.32
35.69
EV-to-EBIT 10.42
CR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
64% of the 1460 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 14.41 vs. CR: 10.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CR' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -41.6  Med: 10.50 Max: 74.2
Current: 10.42
-41.6
74.2
EV-to-EBITDA 8.84
CR's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
58% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 10.58 vs. CR: 8.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CR' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -323.1  Med: 8.60 Max: 29.9
Current: 8.84
-323.1
29.9
PEG 0.80
CR's PEG is ranked higher than
74% of the 662 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. CR: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
CR' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.66 Max: 4.46
Current: 0.8
0.6
4.46
Shiller P/E 23.03
CR's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
54% of the 287 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 24.88 vs. CR: 23.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CR' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.35  Med: 26.93 Max: 40.32
Current: 23.03
8.35
40.32
Current Ratio 2.18
CR's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 1635 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. CR: 2.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CR' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.01  Med: 2.05 Max: 2.67
Current: 2.18
1.01
2.67
Quick Ratio 1.48
CR's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 1634 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. CR: 1.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CR' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 1.22 Max: 1.89
Current: 1.48
0.64
1.89
Days Inventory 80.25
CR's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
60% of the 1711 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 98.17 vs. CR: 80.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CR' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 65.86  Med: 74.26 Max: 78.98
Current: 80.25
65.86
78.98
Days Sales Outstanding 57.70
CR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
71% of the 1396 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 76.69 vs. CR: 57.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 46.85  Med: 49.88 Max: 61.54
Current: 57.7
46.85
61.54
Days Payable 41.06
CR's Days Payable is ranked lower than
68% of the 1369 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 60.84 vs. CR: 41.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CR' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.45  Med: 38.97 Max: 49.01
Current: 41.06
35.45
49.01

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 2.25
CR's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
54% of the 1632 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. CR: 2.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CR' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 2.04 Max: 6.2
Current: 2.25
1.05
6.2
Dividend Payout 0.33
CR's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
67% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CR: 0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
CR' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.27 Max: 0.7
Current: 0.33
0.13
0.7
Dividend Growth (3y) 6.90
CR's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
55% of the 894 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. CR: 6.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
CR' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 8.70 Max: 19.1
Current: 6.9
0
19.1
Forward Dividend Yield 2.25
CR's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
52% of the 1548 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. CR: 2.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.46
CR's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1969 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.54 vs. CR: 3.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CR' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.61  Med: 3.12 Max: 9.5
Current: 3.46
1.61
9.5
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.60
CR's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 930 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. CR: -0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CR' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.8  Med: 0.60 Max: 4.5
Current: -0.6
-0.8
4.5

Valuation & Return

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Price/Projected FCF 1.34
CR's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
54% of the 1034 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. CR: 1.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CR' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 1.01 Max: 1.79
Current: 1.34
0.47
1.79
Price/Median PS Value 1.16
CR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
57% of the 1732 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. CR: 1.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CR' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.94 Max: 1.45
Current: 1.16
0.37
1.45
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.69
CR's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 421 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. CR: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
CR' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.46 Max: 3.41
Current: 0.69
0.59
3.41
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 9.64
CR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1827 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. CR: 9.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CR' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 9.40 Max: 35.2
Current: 9.64
1.3
35.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 26.47
CR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 974 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.09 vs. CR: 26.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CR' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.2  Med: 6.50 Max: 27.1
Current: 26.47
-0.2
27.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,722
EPS (TTM) $ 3.96
Beta1.20
Short Percentage of Float1.08%
52-Week Range $41.68 - 60.20
Shares Outstanding (Mil)58.30

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 2,704 2,781 2,925
EPS ($) 4.01 4.32 4.80
EPS w/o NRI ($) 4.01 4.32 4.80
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($) 0.83 0.69 1.44

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