Costain Group (COST)

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283.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      7.00p
  • 52 Week High: 297.50
  • 52 Week Low: 249.75
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 100.99m
  • Volume: 79,532
  • Market Cap: 285.80m
  • RiskGrade: 102
  • Beta: 0.87

Costain Group Overview

Costain Group is in the construction & materials sector and is currently trading at 283.00p 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'.

1 Day Chart (20-10-2014)

1 Day Chart

6 Month Chart

6 Month Chart

Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.8% 2.9%
Div Cover 3.8 2.6
Op Mrgn 2.0% 2.4%
ROCE 45.3%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 6.9 13.7
PEG 0.6 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.3 0.3
Pr/Book 6.6  
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 13.7 n/a -49% 8.05p 2.9%
31-Dec-15 1,011.44 26.15 20.23p 14.0 n/a -2% 8.58p 3.1%

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Costain Group Company Announcements

Re Contract 02-Oct-2014 07:00 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 29-Sep-2014 09:53 RNS
Scrip Dividend Reference Price 24-Sep-2014 11:44 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 283.00p
Change Today 7.00p
% Change 2.54 %
52 Week High 297.50
52 Week Low 249.75
Volume 79,532
Shares Issued 100.99m
Market Cap 285.80m
Beta 0.87
RiskGrade 102

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
16.80% above the market average16.80% above the market average16.80% above the market average16.80% above the market average16.80% above the market average
13.33% below the sector average13.33% below the sector average13.33% below the sector average13.33% below the sector average13.33% below the sector average
Price Trend
77.66% above the market average77.66% above the market average77.66% above the market average77.66% above the market average77.66% 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
54.19% above the market average54.19% above the market average54.19% above the market average54.19% above the market average54.19% above the market average
27.27% below the sector average27.27% below the sector average27.27% below the sector average27.27% below the sector average27.27% below the sector average
Growth
62.26% below the market average62.26% below the market average62.26% below the market average62.26% below the market average62.26% 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 20-Oct-2014

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 13,607 @ 283.00p
16:29 474 @ 281.25p
16:29 294 @ 280.00p
16:16 2 @ 281.25p
16:14 104 @ 281.25p

Costain Group Key Personnel

CEO Andrew Wyllie
Finance Director Anthony Bickerstaff
Chair David Allvey

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