Costain Group (COST)

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283.50p
   
  • Change Today:
    -0.50p
  • 52 Week High: 297.50
  • 52 Week Low: 241.47
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 100.99m
  • Volume: 3,722
  • Market Cap: 286.31m
  • RiskGrade: 87
  • Beta: 0.80

Costain Group Overview

Costain Group is in the construction & materials sector and is currently trading at 283.50p per share. In the last year Costain Group's share price has ranged from 241.47p 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 6.6  
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

Director/PDMR Shareholding 29-Sep-2014 09:53 RNS
Scrip Dividend Reference Price 24-Sep-2014 11:44 RNS
Re Contract 12-Sep-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 283.50p
Change Today -0.50p
% Change -0.18 %
52 Week High 297.50
52 Week Low 241.47
Volume 3,722
Shares Issued 100.99m
Market Cap 286.31m
Beta 0.80
RiskGrade 87

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
25.01% above the market average25.01% above the market average25.01% above the market average25.01% above the market average25.01% 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
57.23% above the market average57.23% above the market average57.23% above the market average57.23% above the market average57.23% above the market average
58.97% above the sector average58.97% above the sector average58.97% above the sector average58.97% above the sector average58.97% above the sector average
Income
60.30% above the market average60.30% above the market average60.30% above the market average60.30% above the market average60.30% above the market average
4.76% above the sector average4.76% above the sector average4.76% above the sector average4.76% above the sector average4.76% above the sector average
Growth
63.09% below the market average63.09% below the market average63.09% below the market average63.09% below the market average63.09% 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 01-Oct-2014

Time Volume / Share Price
08:56 109 @ 283.50p
08:53 6 @ 282.50p
08:43 4 @ 283.75p
08:34 1,759 @ 284.18p
08:27 535 @ 285.00p

Costain Group Key Personnel

CEO Andrew Wyllie
Finance Director Anthony Bickerstaff
Chair David Allvey

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