Nicholas Investment Partners Lp increased Crane Co (CR) stake by 24.69% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Nicholas Investment Partners Lp acquired 9,033 shares as Crane Co (CR)’s stock rose 4.63%. The Nicholas Investment Partners Lp holds 45,618 shares with $3.65 million value, up from 36,585 last quarter. Crane Co now has $5.63B valuation. The stock decreased 0.62% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $94.44. About 192,587 shares traded. Crane Co. (NYSE:CR) has risen 42.66% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.96% the S&P500.
The ETF increased 0.52% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $50.08. About 2,391 shares traded. VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC CSI 300 ETF (PEK) has risen 8.38% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.32% the S&P500.
Since October 26, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 sales for $4.68 million activity. PANTALEONI A D also sold $386,474 worth of Crane Co. (NYSE:CR) on Monday, October 30. BIGELOW E THAYER sold $106,577 worth of stock. 16,356 shares were sold by Curran Brendan, worth $1.54M. Shares for $960,339 were sold by DUPONT AUGUSTUS I on Thursday, October 26.
Among 15 analysts covering Crane (NYSE:CR), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Crane had 52 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Perform” rating on Thursday, November 17 by Oppenheimer. The stock of Crane Co. (NYSE:CR) earned “Accumulate” rating by Seaport Global on Wednesday, March 9. On Sunday, October 15 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold”. The company was initiated on Thursday, May 26 by Topeka Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 1 by Bank of America. On Wednesday, October 11 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Buy”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, January 31. On Wednesday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Hold”. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Thursday, October 15 by Avondale. The stock has “Outperform” rating by William Blair on Tuesday, August 18.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.1 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.02, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 35 investors sold CR shares while 89 reduced holdings. 39 funds opened positions while 95 raised stakes. 35.90 million shares or 1.25% less from 36.35 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Gabelli Funds Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.52% in Crane Co. (NYSE:CR) or 1.14 million shares. Commonwealth Equity Service holds 0% of its portfolio in Crane Co. (NYSE:CR) for 5,821 shares. Robecosam Ag has 136,090 shares for 0.84% of their portfolio. Ahl Ptnrs Llp owns 0.24% invested in Crane Co. (NYSE:CR) for 166,436 shares. Sandy Spring State Bank reported 266 shares. Bragg Advsr Inc accumulated 0.33% or 27,025 shares. Next Fincl Group Inc accumulated 200 shares. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Invest Mngmt Corporation reported 35,300 shares. Wedge Cap Mgmt L LP Nc holds 14,053 shares. Vident Inv Advisory Ltd has invested 0.01% in Crane Co. (NYSE:CR). Evanson Asset Ltd Llc accumulated 3,130 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Janney Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability Company stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Crane Co. (NYSE:CR). Oppenheimer Asset Management invested in 0.01% or 3,495 shares. First Republic Inv Mgmt Inc has invested 0% of its portfolio in Crane Co. (NYSE:CR). South State accumulated 2,880 shares.