Costain Group (COST)

Sector:

Construction and Building Materials

Index:

FTSE Small Cap

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446.50p
   
  • Change Today:
    -1.50p
  • 52 Week High: 489.75
  • 52 Week Low: 385.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 105.58m
  • Volume: 13,967
  • Market Cap: 471.43m
  • RiskGrade: 117

Costain Group Overview

Costain Group is in the construction and building materials sector and is currently trading at 446.50p per share. In the last year Costain Group's share price has ranged from 385.00p to 489.75p and brokers are currently rating this stock as 'strong buy'.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 2.8% 3.2%
Div Cover 2.5 2.4
Op Mrgn 2.2% 2.6%
ROCE 33.7%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 14.2 13.2
PEG 0.6 1.7
Pr/Revenue 0.3 0.3
Pr/Book 4.7  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 24.5% 9.2%
PBT 18.8% 42.6%
EPS 25.5% 7.6%
DPS 15.5% 11.6%

Costain Group Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-12 934.50 24.70 36.76p 6.4 0.2 +28% 9.96p 4.2%
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%

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-17 1,718.35 44.07 33.90p 13.2 1.7 +8% 14.18p 3.2%
31-Dec-18 1,763.70 47.95 36.57p 12.3 1.6 +8% 15.82p 3.5%
31-Dec-19 1,798.87 52.01 39.08p 11.5 1.7 +7% 17.38p 3.9%

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Costain Group Company Announcements

Total Voting Rights 31-Jan-2018 09:00 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 11-Jan-2018 12:32 RNS
Year End Trading Update 04-Jan-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 446.50p
Change Today -1.50p
% Change -0.33 %
52 Week High 489.75
52 Week Low 385.00
Volume 13,967
Shares Issued 105.58m
Market Cap 471.43m
RiskGrade 117

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
44.46% below the market average44.46% below the market average44.46% below the market average44.46% below the market average44.46% below the market average
57.89% below the sector average57.89% below the sector average57.89% below the sector average57.89% below the sector average57.89% below the sector average
Price Trend
44.69% above the market average44.69% above the market average44.69% above the market average44.69% above the market average44.69% above the market average
Sector averageSector averageSector averageSector averageSector average
Income
38.52% above the market average38.52% above the market average38.52% above the market average38.52% above the market average38.52% above the market average
22.58% below the sector average22.58% below the sector average22.58% below the sector average22.58% below the sector average22.58% below the sector average
Growth
54.83% above the market average54.83% above the market average54.83% above the market average54.83% above the market average54.83% 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 5
Buy 0
Neutral 0
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 5
strong_buy
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Costain Group Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 14-Sep-17 06-Apr-17
Paid 20-Oct-17 19-May-17
Amount 4.75p 8.40p

Trades for 22-Feb-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
14:41 115 @ 446.50p
14:41 350 @ 446.50p
14:36 152 @ 446.50p
14:36 174 @ 446.50p
14:36 176 @ 446.50p

Costain Group Key Personnel

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

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