Wall Street analysts expect Crawford & Company (NYSE:CRD.B) to report earnings per share of $0.24 for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have made estimates for Crawford & Company’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.27 and the lowest is $0.23. Crawford & Company reported earnings of $0.28 per share in the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year over year growth rate of 14.3%. The business is scheduled to issue its next earnings results on Wednesday, March 6th.

On average, analysts expect that Crawford & Company will report full year earnings of $0.72 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.70 to $0.74. For the next financial year, analysts anticipate that the business will report earnings of $0.85 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.80 to $0.90. Zacks’ EPS averages are a mean average based on a survey of research firms that cover Crawford & Company.

A number of analysts have commented on CRD.B shares. ValuEngine raised Crawford & Company from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, November 6th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Crawford & Company from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, November 8th.

Shares of Crawford & Company stock traded up $0.10 on Monday, reaching $9.79. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 4,869 shares, compared to its average volume of 12,352. The firm has a market cap of $534.23 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.25 and a beta of 0.99. Crawford & Company has a 52 week low of $7.54 and a 52 week high of $10.34. The company has a current ratio of 1.38, a quick ratio of 1.38 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.95.

About Crawford & Company

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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