Cranswick (LON:CWK) Hits New 12-Month High at $4,210.00

Shares of Cranswick plc (LON:CWKGet Free Report) hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as GBX 4,210 ($53.60) and last traded at GBX 4,128 ($52.55), with a volume of 850 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 4,128 ($52.55).

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

A number of research firms have recently issued reports on CWK. Redburn Partners assumed coverage on Cranswick in a report on Wednesday. They issued a “buy” rating and a GBX 4,900 ($62.38) price objective for the company. Berenberg Bank increased their price target on shares of Cranswick from GBX 4,694 ($59.76) to GBX 4,921 ($62.65) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 31st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. According to, the company currently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 4,405.25 ($56.08).

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Cranswick Stock Performance

The company has a quick ratio of 1.02, a current ratio of 1.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 19.32. The company has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 4,003.20 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 3,790.50. The stock has a market cap of £2.23 billion, a PE ratio of 1,763.40, a P/E/G ratio of 2.62 and a beta of 0.44.

Insider Buying and Selling

In other news, insider Mark Bottomley sold 400 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 4,184 ($53.27), for a total transaction of £16,736 ($21,306.17). 4.96% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Cranswick Company Profile

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Cranswick plc manufactures and supplies food products to grocery retailers, food service sector, and other food producers in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, and internationally. The company offers fresh pork, gourmet bacon and gammon, fresh and coated chicken, ready to eat chicken, charcuterie, houmous and dips, and olives and antipasti, gourmet sausages, cooked meats, and gourmet pastries, as well as provides food services.

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