Costain Group (COST)

Sector:

Construction and Building Materials

Index:

FTSE Small Cap

165.68p
   
  • Change Today:
    -2.32p
  • 52 Week High: 434.00
  • 52 Week Low: 144.40
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 107.88m
  • Volume: 99,860
  • Market Cap: 178.73m
  • RiskGrade: 379

Costain Group Overview

Costain Group is in the construction and building materials sector and is currently trading at 165.68p per share. In the last year Costain Group's share price has ranged from 144.40p to 434.00p and brokers are currently rating this stock as 'strong buy'.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 9.0% 6.5%
Div Cover 2.5 2.5
Op Mrgn 2.9% 3.0%
ROCE 22.3%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 4.4 6.3
PEG 0.3 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.1 0.2
Pr/Book 1.0  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -13.1% -19.0%
PBT -3.8% -11.3%
EPS 16.1% -29.9%
DPS 8.2% -29.6%

Costain Group Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
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 41.80 32.90p 14.2 3.6 +4% 14.00p 3.0%
31-Dec-18 1,463.70 40.20 38.20p 8.3 0.5 +16% 15.15p 4.8%

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-19 1,186.30 35.65 26.79p 6.3 n/a -30% 10.67p 6.5%
31-Dec-20 1,240.22 40.96 30.95p 5.4 0.3 +16% 12.08p 7.3%

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Costain Group Company Announcements

Holding(s) in Company 12-Sep-2019 10:21 RNS
Half-year Report 21-Aug-2019 07:00 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 16-Aug-2019 10:26 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 165.68p
Change Today -2.32p
% Change -1.38 %
52 Week High 434.00
52 Week Low 144.40
Volume 99,860
Shares Issued 107.88m
Market Cap 178.73m
RiskGrade 379

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
89.15% above the market average89.15% above the market average89.15% above the market average89.15% above the market average89.15% above the market average
89.47% above the sector average89.47% above the sector average89.47% above the sector average89.47% above the sector average89.47% above the sector average
Price Trend
88.71% below the market average88.71% below the market average88.71% below the market average88.71% below the market average88.71% below the market average
84.62% below the sector average84.62% below the sector average84.62% below the sector average84.62% below the sector average84.62% below the sector average
Income
97.27% above the market average97.27% above the market average97.27% above the market average97.27% above the market average97.27% above the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average
Growth
31.86% below the market average31.86% below the market average31.86% below the market average31.86% below the market average31.86% below the market average
43.59% below the sector average43.59% below the sector average43.59% below the sector average43.59% below the sector average43.59% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 4
Buy 0
Neutral 1
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 5
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
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 12-Sep-19 11-Apr-19
Paid 18-Oct-19 17-May-19
Amount 3.80p 10.00p

Trades for 18-Sep-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
12:22 1,500 @ 165.68p
12:19 1,981 @ 165.68p
12:06 246 @ 165.60p
12:02 290 @ 165.60p
12:02 1,370 @ 166.00p

Costain Group Key Personnel

Finance Director Anthony Bickerstaff
Chair Paul Golby CBE FREng
CEO Alex Vaughan

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