Costain Group (COST)

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286.75p
   
  • Change Today:
      1.00p
  • 52 Week High: 297.50p
  • 52 Week Low: 249.75p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 101.06m
  • Volume: 95,113
  • Market Cap: 289.80m
  • RiskGrade: 103
  • Beta: 0.84

Costain Group Overview

Costain Group is in the construction & materials sector and is currently trading at 286.75p per share. In the last year Costain Group's share price has ranged from 249.75p to 297.50p and brokers are currently rating this stock as 'buy'.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.7% 2.9%
Div Cover 3.8 2.6
Op Mrgn 2.0% 2.4%
ROCE 45.3%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 7.0 13.8
PEG 0.6 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.3 0.3
Pr/Book 6.7  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 2.7% 3.3%
PBT -47.8% 86.3%
EPS 11.1% -49.4%
DPS 7.0% -24.4%

Costain Group Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-09 993.40 18.10 21.30p 10.5 n/a -21% 7.64p 3.4%
31-Dec-10 924.50 27.90 33.71p 5.8 0.1 +58% 8.57p 4.4%
31-Dec-11 868.50 23.90 28.80p 5.9 n/a -15% 9.26p 5.4%
31-Dec-12 934.50 24.70 36.76p 6.4 0.2 +28% 9.96p 4.2%
31-Dec-13 960.00 12.90 40.84p 6.3 0.6 +11% 10.65p 4.2%

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-14 991.27 24.04 20.66p 13.8 n/a -49% 8.05p 2.9%
31-Dec-15 1,011.44 26.15 20.23p 14.1 n/a -2% 8.58p 3.1%

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Costain Group Company Announcements

2014 Interim Dividend - Scrip Alternative 21-Oct-2014 09:00 RNS
Re Contract 02-Oct-2014 07:00 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 29-Sep-2014 09:53 RNS

Latest Costain Group Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
21-Oct-14 Scrip Dividend Jane Lodge 0.000p 40 0.00

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 286.75p
Change Today 1.00p
% Change 0.35 %
52 Week High 297.50p
52 Week Low 249.75p
Volume 95,113
Shares Issued 101.06m
Market Cap 289.80m
Beta 0.84
RiskGrade 103

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
14.42% above the market average14.42% above the market average14.42% above the market average14.42% above the market average14.42% above the market average
9.68% below the sector average9.68% below the sector average9.68% below the sector average9.68% below the sector average9.68% below the sector average
Price Trend
72.35% above the market average72.35% above the market average72.35% above the market average72.35% above the market average72.35% above the market average
74.36% above the sector average74.36% above the sector average74.36% above the sector average74.36% above the sector average74.36% above the sector average
Income
53.40% above the market average53.40% above the market average53.40% above the market average53.40% above the market average53.40% above the market average
13.04% below the sector average13.04% below the sector average13.04% below the sector average13.04% below the sector average13.04% below the sector average
Growth
61.82% below the market average61.82% below the market average61.82% below the market average61.82% below the market average61.82% below the market average
61.11% below the sector average61.11% below the sector average61.11% below the sector average61.11% below the sector average61.11% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 2
Buy 0
Neutral 1
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 3
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 17-Sep-14 12-Mar-14
Paid 24-Oct-14 25-Apr-14
Amount 3.25p 7.75p

Trades for 24-Oct-2014

Time Volume / Share Price
15:57 4,500 @ 286.88p
15:54 146 @ 286.75p
15:54 115 @ 286.75p
15:54 624 @ 286.75p
15:54 58 @ 286.75p

Costain Group Key Personnel

CEO Andrew Wyllie
Finance Director Anthony Bickerstaff
Chair David Allvey

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