Costain Group (COST)

Sector:

Construction and Building Materials

Index:

FTSE Small Cap

197.80p
   
  • Change Today:
    -3.20p
  • 52 Week High: 397.50
  • 52 Week Low: 144.40
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 108.28m
  • Volume: 360,693
  • Market Cap: 214.18m
  • RiskGrade: 211

Costain Group Overview

Costain Group is in the construction and building materials sector and is currently trading at 197.80p per share. In the last year Costain Group's share price has ranged from 144.40p to 397.50p and brokers are currently rating this stock as 'buy'.

1 Day Chart (20-02-2020)

1 Day Chart

6 Month Chart

6 Month Chart

Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 7.7% 2.7%
Div Cover 2.5 1.9
Op Mrgn 2.9% 1.2%
ROCE 22.3%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 5.2 19.2
PEG 0.3 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.1 0.2
Pr/Book 1.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -13.1% -19.2%
PBT -3.8% -64.4%
EPS 16.1% -71.8%
DPS 8.2% -62.8%

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 1,183.28 14.30 10.76p 18.4 n/a -72% 5.64p 2.7%
31-Dec-20 1,090.50 27.86 20.82p 9.5 0.1 +94% 9.16p 4.4%
31-Dec-21 1,102.28 31.55 23.30p 8.5 0.7 +12% 9.22p 4.5%

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Costain Group Company Announcements

Holding(s) in Company 13-Feb-2020 15:44 RNS
Directorate Change 06-Feb-2020 07:05 RNS
Block listing Six Monthly Return 02-Jan-2020 10:00 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 197.80p
Change Today -3.20p
% Change -1.59 %
52 Week High 397.50
52 Week Low 144.40
Volume 360,693
Shares Issued 108.28m
Market Cap 214.18m
RiskGrade 211

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
0.41% below the market average0.41% below the market average0.41% below the market average0.41% below the market average0.41% below the market average
10.53% below the sector average10.53% below the sector average10.53% below the sector average10.53% below the sector average10.53% below the sector average
Price Trend
35.31% below the market average35.31% below the market average35.31% below the market average35.31% below the market average35.31% below the market average
45% below the sector average45% below the sector average45% below the sector average45% below the sector average45% below the sector average
Income
70.02% above the market average70.02% above the market average70.02% above the market average70.02% above the market average70.02% above the market average
54.84% above the sector average54.84% above the sector average54.84% above the sector average54.84% above the sector average54.84% above the sector average
Growth
28.21% below the market average28.21% below the market average28.21% below the market average28.21% below the market average28.21% below the market average
33.33% below the sector average33.33% below the sector average33.33% below the sector average33.33% below the sector average33.33% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 3
Buy 0
Neutral 2
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 5
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 20-Feb-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:40 1,625 @ 197.80p
16:35 97,362 @ 197.80p
16:29 68 @ 198.20p
16:29 159 @ 198.60p
16:29 166 @ 198.60p

Costain Group Key Personnel

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

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