Costain Group (COST)

Sector:

Construction and Building Materials

Index:

FTSE Small Cap

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463.50p
   
  • Change Today:
      3.00p
  • 52 Week High: 488.50
  • 52 Week Low: 419.50
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 106.41m
  • Volume: 74,407
  • Market Cap: 493.19m
  • RiskGrade: 93
  • Beta: 0.00

Costain Group Overview

Costain Group is in the construction and building materials sector and is currently trading at 463.50p per share. In the last year Costain Group's share price has ranged from 419.50p to 488.50p and brokers are currently rating this stock as 'strong buy'.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.0% 3.4%
Div Cover 2.5 2.3
Op Mrgn 2.6% 2.8%
ROCE 27.4%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 13.3 12.7
PEG 1.3 2.5
Pr/Revenue 0.3 0.3
Pr/Book 3.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 7.0% 1.6%
PBT 25.9% 24.3%
EPS 10.5% 5.1%
DPS 10.2% 13.0%

Costain Group Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-13 885.20 12.90 37.97p 6.8 2.3 +3% 10.65p 4.2%
31-Dec-14 1,071.80 22.60 27.80p 10.1 n/a -27% 9.50p 3.4%
31-Dec-15 1,263.60 26.00 25.10p 14.9 n/a -10% 11.00p 2.9%
31-Dec-16 1,573.70 30.90 31.50p 11.2 0.4 +26% 12.70p 3.6%
31-Dec-17 1,684.00 38.90 34.80p 13.4 1.3 +10% 14.00p 3.0%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Costain Group Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-18 1,710.58 48.34 36.56p 12.7 2.5 +5% 15.82p 3.4%
31-Dec-19 1,745.93 52.09 39.12p 11.8 1.7 +7% 17.09p 3.6%

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Costain Group Company Announcements

Dividend - Scrip Alternative 15-May-2018 07:00 RNS
Result of AGM 08-May-2018 16:29 RNS
AGM Statement 08-May-2018 07:00 RNS

Latest Costain Group Director Deals

No deals were found in the last 28 days.

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

Costain Group Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 463.50p
Change Today 3.00p
% Change 0.65 %
52 Week High 488.50
52 Week Low 419.50
Volume 74,407
Shares Issued 106.41m
Market Cap 493.19m
Beta 0.00
RiskGrade 93

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
37.7% below the market average37.7% below the market average37.7% below the market average37.7% below the market average37.7% below the market average
61.11% below the sector average61.11% below the sector average61.11% below the sector average61.11% below the sector average61.11% below the sector average
Price Trend
28.52% above the market average28.52% above the market average28.52% above the market average28.52% above the market average28.52% above the market average
26.32% above the sector average26.32% above the sector average26.32% above the sector average26.32% above the sector average26.32% above the sector average
Income
47.83% above the market average47.83% above the market average47.83% above the market average47.83% above the market average47.83% above the market average
6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average6.67% above the sector average
Growth
37.10% above the market average37.10% above the market average37.10% above the market average37.10% above the market average37.10% above the market average
10.53% above the sector average10.53% above the sector average10.53% above the sector average10.53% above the sector average10.53% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 4
Buy 0
Neutral 0
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 4
strong_buy
Broker recommendations should not be taken as investment advice, and are provided by the authorised brokers listed on this page.

Costain Group Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 12-Apr-18 14-Sep-17
Paid 18-May-18 20-Oct-17
Amount 9.25p 4.75p

Trades for 25-May-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
16:54 167 @ 467.00p
16:53 366 @ 463.50p
16:53 100 @ 464.91p
16:52 1,141 @ 463.82p
16:35 18,720 @ 463.50p

Costain Group Key Personnel

CEO Andrew Wyllie
Finance Director Anthony Bickerstaff
Chair Paul Golby CBE FREng

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