CRH enjoys improving market conditions

CRH enjoys improving market conditions
Published: 02 February 2006

CRH stocks continue to improve and gained 39 cent to €25.89. CRH was buoyed by strong fourth quarter figures from its US competitor Vulcan Materials, which was upbeat about its prospects in the current year. It expects construction spending to remain strong and that road construction should benefit from higher federal spending and improving state and local tax receipts, which augurs well for CRH (reports the Irish Times).