Costain Group (COST)

Sector:

Construction and Building Materials

Index:

FTSE Small Cap

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370.11p
   
  • Change Today:
    -2.39p
  • 52 Week High: 488.50
  • 52 Week Low: 367.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 106.41m
  • Volume: 32,840
  • Market Cap: 393.82m
  • RiskGrade: 139

Costain Group Overview

Costain Group is in the construction and building materials sector and is currently trading at 370.11p per share. In the last year Costain Group's share price has ranged from 367.00p to 488.50p and brokers are currently rating this stock as 'strong buy'.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.8% 4.1%
Div Cover 2.5 2.4
Op Mrgn 2.6% 3.1%
ROCE 27.4%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 10.7 10.1
PEG 1.0 1.6
Pr/Revenue 0.2 0.2
Pr/Book 2.6  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 7.0% -5.4%
PBT 25.9% 25.5%
EPS 10.5% 6.3%
DPS 10.2% 11.0%

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 1,593.57 48.84 36.98p 10.1 1.6 +6% 15.54p 4.1%
31-Dec-19 1,602.11 52.27 39.32p 9.5 1.5 +6% 16.74p 4.5%

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Costain Group Company Announcements

2018 Interim Dividend - Scrip Alternative 16-Oct-2018 07:00 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 26-Sep-2018 15:57 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 24-Sep-2018 13:00 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 370.11p
Change Today -2.39p
% Change -0.64 %
52 Week High 488.50
52 Week Low 367.00
Volume 32,840
Shares Issued 106.41m
Market Cap 393.82m
RiskGrade 139

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
11.64% below the market average11.64% below the market average11.64% below the market average11.64% below the market average11.64% below the market average
52.63% below the sector average52.63% below the sector average52.63% below the sector average52.63% below the sector average52.63% below the sector average
Price Trend
34.75% below the market average34.75% below the market average34.75% below the market average34.75% below the market average34.75% below the market average
48.72% below the sector average48.72% below the sector average48.72% below the sector average48.72% below the sector average48.72% below the sector average
Income
57.39% above the market average57.39% above the market average57.39% above the market average57.39% above the market average57.39% above the market average
Sector averageSector averageSector averageSector averageSector average
Growth
34.65% above the market average34.65% above the market average34.65% above the market average34.65% above the market average34.65% above the market average
7.69% below the sector average7.69% below the sector average7.69% below the sector average7.69% below the sector average7.69% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 4
Buy 1
Neutral 0
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 5
strong_buy
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Costain Group Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 13-Sep-18 12-Apr-18
Paid 19-Oct-18 18-May-18
Amount 5.15p 9.25p

Trades for 23-Oct-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
12:40 208 @ 370.11p
12:39 98 @ 370.50p
12:39 300 @ 370.50p
12:24 88 @ 372.50p
12:24 69 @ 372.50p

Costain Group Key Personnel

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

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