Costain Group (COST)

Sector:

Construction and Building Materials

Index:

FTSE Small Cap

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429.75p
   
  • Change Today:
      4.75p
  • 52 Week High: 489.75
  • 52 Week Low: 344.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 105.39m
  • Volume: 110,827
  • Market Cap: 452.92m
  • RiskGrade: 84

Costain Group Overview

Costain Group is in the construction and building materials sector and is currently trading at 429.75p per share. In the last year Costain Group's share price has ranged from 344.00p to 489.75p and brokers are currently rating this stock as 'strong buy'.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.0% 3.3%
Div Cover 2.5 2.4
Op Mrgn 2.2% 2.6%
ROCE 33.7%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 13.6 12.5
PEG 0.5 1.6
Pr/Revenue 0.3 0.3
Pr/Book 4.5  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 24.5% 8.0%
PBT 18.8% 42.6%
EPS 25.5% 7.6%
DPS 15.5% 11.7%

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 1,699.42 44.06 33.90p 12.7 1.7 +8% 14.18p 3.3%
31-Dec-18 1,744.21 48.12 36.70p 11.7 1.4 +8% 15.80p 3.7%

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Costain Group Company Announcements

Appointment of Non Executive Director 17-Nov-2017 10:13 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 01-Nov-2017 11:21 RNS
Total Voting Rights 01-Nov-2017 11:16 RNS

Latest Costain Group Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
01-Nov-17 Exercise of option Anthony Bickerstaff 234.80p 2,253 5,290.04
01-Nov-17 Exercise of option Andrew Wyllie 234.80p 2,253 5,290.04
20-Oct-17 Scrip Dividend Jane Ann Lodge 437.00p 265 1,158.05

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 429.75p
Change Today 4.75p
% Change 1.12 %
52 Week High 489.75
52 Week Low 344.00
Volume 110,827
Shares Issued 105.39m
Market Cap 452.92m
RiskGrade 84

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
30.41% below the market average30.41% below the market average30.41% below the market average30.41% below the market average30.41% 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
17.55% above the market average17.55% above the market average17.55% above the market average17.55% above the market average17.55% above the market average
12.82% below the sector average12.82% below the sector average12.82% below the sector average12.82% below the sector average12.82% below the sector average
Income
45.51% above the market average45.51% above the market average45.51% above the market average45.51% above the market average45.51% above the market average
13.33% above the sector average13.33% above the sector average13.33% above the sector average13.33% above the sector average13.33% above the sector average
Growth
55.87% above the market average55.87% above the market average55.87% above the market average55.87% above the market average55.87% above the market average
5.26% above the sector average5.26% above the sector average5.26% above the sector average5.26% above the sector average5.26% 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 21-Nov-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
16:30 6,000 @ 429.08p
16:30 6,000 @ 429.08p
16:05 5,000 @ 430.00p
16:05 5,000 @ 430.00p
16:45 2,471 @ 427.92p

Costain Group Key Personnel

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

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