Costain Group (COST)

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257.50p
   
  • Change Today:
    -1.75p
  • 52 Week High: 297.50
  • 52 Week Low: 241.24
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 100.99m
  • Volume: 317,067
  • Market Cap: 260.05m
  • RiskGrade: 98
  • Beta: 0.88

Costain Group Overview

Costain Group is in the construction & materials sector and is currently trading at 257.50p per share. In the last year Costain Group's share price has ranged from 241.24p to 297.50p and brokers are currently rating this stock as 'buy'.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 4.1% 3.0%
Div Cover 3.8 2.5
Op Mrgn 2.0% 2.6%
ROCE 45.3%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 6.3 13.0
PEG 0.6 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.3 0.3
Pr/Book 6.0  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 2.7% -2.9%
PBT -47.8% 88.6%
EPS 11.1% -51.1%
DPS 7.0% -25.6%

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-14 932.00 24.33 19.97p 13.0 n/a -51% 7.92p 3.0%
31-Dec-15 960.70 25.83 20.17p 12.9 12.9 +1% 8.42p 3.2%

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Costain Group Company Announcements

Holding(s) in Company 16-Jul-2014 07:00 RNS
Blocklisting Interim Review 01-Jul-2014 09:00 RNS
Pre-Close Trading Update 26-Jun-2014 07:00 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 257.50p
Change Today -1.75p
% Change -0.68 %
52 Week High 297.50
52 Week Low 241.24
Volume 317,067
Shares Issued 100.99m
Market Cap 260.05m
Beta 0.88
RiskGrade 98

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
47.85% above the market average47.85% above the market average47.85% above the market average47.85% above the market average47.85% above the market average
15.15% above the sector average15.15% above the sector average15.15% above the sector average15.15% above the sector average15.15% above the sector average
Price Trend
1.58% below the market average1.58% below the market average1.58% below the market average1.58% below the market average1.58% below the market average
42.11% below the sector average42.11% below the sector average42.11% below the sector average42.11% below the sector average42.11% below the sector average
Income
70.24% above the market average70.24% above the market average70.24% above the market average70.24% above the market average70.24% above the market average
42.86% above the sector average42.86% above the sector average42.86% above the sector average42.86% above the sector average42.86% above the sector average
Growth
64.75% below the market average64.75% below the market average64.75% below the market average64.75% below the market average64.75% below the market average
48.57% below the sector average48.57% below the sector average48.57% below the sector average48.57% below the sector average48.57% 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
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 12-Mar-14 18-Sep-13
Paid 25-Apr-14 25-Oct-13
Amount 7.75p 3.75p

Trades for 22-Jul-2014

Time Volume / Share Price
13:57 378 @ 257.50p
13:48 25,000 @ 256.25p
13:48 15,000 @ 256.25p
13:37 14 @ 256.50p
13:33 457 @ 256.35p

Costain Group Key Personnel

CEO Andrew Wyllie
Finance Director Anthony Bickerstaff
Chair David Allvey

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