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CRW - Craneware Share Price

1647.5p 12.5  0.8%

Last Trade - 05/08/20

Mid Cap
Market Cap ÂŁ442.0m
Enterprise Value ÂŁ409.6m
Revenue ÂŁ54.5m
Position in Universe 536th / 1819
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52w High -39.0%
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Year End 30th Jun 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
42.6 44.8 49.8 57.8 67.1 71.4 71.3 74.4 +10.9%
+3.4 +11.6 +14.4 +21.5 +21.6 -2.1 +6.14 -0.97
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 31 December 2019, Craneware plc revenues remained flat at $35.9M. Net income increased 3% to $8M. Revenues reflect market conditions. Net income benefited from Depreciation decrease of 7% to $285K (expense), Finance income increase of 3% to $117K (income). Dividend per share increased from $0.14 to $0.15. Basic Earnings per Share excluding Extraordinary Items increased from $0.29 to $0.30.
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Profile Summary

Craneware plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in the development, licensing and ongoing support of computer software for the United States healthcare industry. The Company's Value Cycle Solutions span over five product families, which include Patient Engagement, Charge Capture & Pricing, Coding Integrity, Cost Analytics, and Revenue Collection & Retention. Its Patient Engagement solutions include InSight Medical Necessity, Trisus Patient Payment and Patient Charge Estimator. The Charge Capture & Pricing solutions include Chargemaster Toolkit Discovery Viewer; Physician Revenue Toolkit, Physician Management Toolkit and Physician Revenue Toolkit-Corporate; Pricing Analyzer; Reference Plus; Pharmacy ChargeLink; Supplies ChargeLink, and Supporting Modules. Its Coding Integrity solutions include Trisus Claims Informatics and Bill Analyzer. Its Revenue Recovery & Retention solutions include InSight Audit and InSight Denials. It also offers professional services.

Last Annual June 30th, 2019
Last Interim December 31st, 2019
Incorporated May 19, 1999
Public Since September 13, 2007
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 339
Sector Technology
Industry Software & IT Services
Index FTSE Aim All Share , FTSE Aim 100 ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (AIM)
Shares in Issue 26,826,539
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Wednesday 11th November, 2020 Estimate
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Frequently Asked Questions for Craneware
What is the Craneware share price?

As of 05/08/20, shares in Craneware are trading at 1647.5p, giving the company a market capitalisation of ÂŁ442.0m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Craneware share price performed this year?

Shares in Craneware are currently trading at 1647.5p and the price has moved by -12.37% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Craneware price has moved by 2.76% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Craneware?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Craneware, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 1 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Craneware is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Craneware next release its financial results?

Craneware is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2020-12-31
What is the Craneware dividend yield?

The Craneware dividend yield is 1.59% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Craneware pay a dividend?

Last year, Craneware paid a total dividend of 0.34, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.59%. Looking ahead, Craneware has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Craneware next pay dividends?

Craneware has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Craneware shares is currently 1.59%.

How do I buy Craneware shares?

To buy shares in Craneware you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Craneware?

Shares in Craneware are currently trading at 1647.5p, giving the company a market capitalisation of ÂŁ442.0m.

Where are Craneware shares listed? Where are Craneware shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Craneware:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: CRW
What kind of share is Craneware?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Craneware is currently classified as a Falling Star. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Craneware share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Craneware are currently priced at 1647.5p. At that level they are trading at 29.48% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 2,336.22.

Analysts covering Craneware currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.621 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Craneware share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Craneware. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 7%. At the current price of 1647.5p, shares in Craneware are trading at -17.01% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Craneware PE Ratio?

The Craneware PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 36.07. The shares are currently trading at 1647.5p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Craneware?

Craneware's management team is headed by:

George Elliot - NEC
Keith Neilson - CEO
Craig Preston - CFO
Russ Rudish - NED
Colleen Blye - NED
Alistair Erskine - NID
David Kemp - NID
Who are the major shareholders of Craneware?

Here are the top five shareholders of Craneware based on the size of their shareholding:

Liontrust Asset Management PLC Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 13.32% (3.57m shares)
Neilson (Keith) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 12.66% (3.40m shares)
Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 9.89% (2.65m shares)
Liontrust Special Situations Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 9.69% (2.60m shares)
Craig (William Gordon) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 8.87% (2.38m shares)
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