On this day in 1973 CRH listed on the LSE.
The following chart plots the average monthly out-performance of the shares over the FTSE 100 Index since 1994. For example, on average CRH has out-performed the FTSE 100 by 0.6 percentage points in January.
- The strongest months for CRH relative to the market have been November and December (the shares have out-performed the market in December in 15 of the last 19 years).
- CRH shares have been weak relative to the market in May, July and September; the shares have only out-performed the market in September in six of the past 19 years.