Costain Group (COST)

Sector:

Construction and Building Materials

Index:

FTSE Small Cap

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438.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      2.75p
  • 52 Week High: 489.75
  • 52 Week Low: 335.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 104.79m
  • Volume: 49,080
  • Market Cap: 458.97m
  • RiskGrade: 93

Costain Group Overview

Costain Group is in the construction and building materials sector and is currently trading at 438.00p per share. In the last year Costain Group's share price has ranged from 335.00p to 489.75p and brokers are currently rating this stock as 'strong buy'.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 2.9% 3.2%
Div Cover 2.5 2.4
Op Mrgn 2.2% 2.6%
ROCE 33.7%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 13.9 12.9
PEG 0.5 1.7
Pr/Revenue 0.3 0.3
Pr/Book 4.6  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 24.5% 8.0%
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 1,699.43 44.06 33.90p 12.9 1.7 +8% 14.17p 3.2%
31-Dec-18 1,744.21 48.12 36.71p 11.9 1.4 +8% 15.81p 3.6%

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Costain Group Company Announcements

Scrip Dividend Reference Price 21-Sep-2017 10:10 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 15-Sep-2017 09:39 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 04-Sep-2017 10:37 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 438.00p
Change Today 2.75p
% Change 0.63 %
52 Week High 489.75
52 Week Low 335.00
Volume 49,080
Shares Issued 104.79m
Market Cap 458.97m
RiskGrade 93

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
40.31% below the market average40.31% below the market average40.31% below the market average40.31% below the market average40.31% below the market average
55.56% below the sector average55.56% below the sector average55.56% below the sector average55.56% below the sector average55.56% below the sector average
Price Trend
48.96% above the market average48.96% above the market average48.96% above the market average48.96% above the market average48.96% above the market average
28.21% above the sector average28.21% above the sector average28.21% above the sector average28.21% above the sector average28.21% above the sector average
Income
41.63% above the market average41.63% above the market average41.63% above the market average41.63% above the market average41.63% above the market average
3.45% above the sector average3.45% above the sector average3.45% above the sector average3.45% above the sector average3.45% above the sector average
Growth
55.75% above the market average55.75% above the market average55.75% above the market average55.75% above the market average55.75% above the market average
5.26% below the sector average5.26% below the sector average5.26% below the sector average5.26% below the sector average5.26% below 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-Sep-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
16:51 784 @ 435.46p
16:44 1,405 @ 432.13p
16:35 3,323 @ 438.00p
16:29 18 @ 437.00p
16:29 281 @ 437.75p

Costain Group Key Personnel

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

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