Costain Group (COST)

Sector:

Support

Index:

FTSE Small Cap

76.80p
   
  • Change Today:
    -3.20p
  • 52 Week High: 87.00
  • 52 Week Low: 43.40
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 278.47m
  • Volume: 488,266
  • Market Cap: £213.86m
  • RiskGrade: 234

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Growth Ratings

EPS Growth shows the relative growth of a company's earnings over the last year.

The rise in total monies receivable for goods / services sold before expenses.

1yr EPS Growth
48.28% above the market average48.28% above the market average48.28% above the market average48.28% above the market average48.28% above the market average
46.48% above the sector average46.48% above the sector average46.48% above the sector average46.48% above the sector average46.48% above the sector average
1yr Revenue Growth
56.24% below the market average56.24% below the market average56.24% below the market average56.24% below the market average56.24% below the market average
75% below the sector average75% below the sector average75% below the sector average75% below the sector average75% below the sector average

Income Ratings

The percentage of the share price that a company pays out as dividends over a year.

The percentage change from the previous year in the dividend paid on each share.

Dividend Yield
66.26% below the market average66.26% below the market average66.26% below the market average66.26% below the market average66.26% below the market average
67.21% below the sector average67.21% below the sector average67.21% below the sector average67.21% below the sector average67.21% below the sector average
1yr DPS Growth Not Available

Valuation Ratings

The share price as a ratio of revenue per share.

The share price as a ratio of net asset value.

Price Sales Ratio
91.54% below the market average91.54% below the market average91.54% below the market average91.54% below the market average91.54% below the market average
79.75% below the sector average79.75% below the sector average79.75% below the sector average79.75% below the sector average79.75% below the sector average
Price Book Ratio
5.83% above the market average5.83% above the market average5.83% above the market average5.83% above the market average5.83% above the market average
51.16% above the sector average51.16% above the sector average51.16% above the sector average51.16% above the sector average51.16% above the sector average

Performance Ratings

In percentage total change in share price over 30 days.

In percentage total change in share price over 3 months.

Price Chg 30d
3.01% below the market average3.01% below the market average3.01% below the market average3.01% below the market average3.01% below the market average
12.00% above the sector average12.00% above the sector average12.00% above the sector average12.00% above the sector average12.00% above the sector average
Price Chg 3m
74.01% above the market average74.01% above the market average74.01% above the market average74.01% above the market average74.01% above the market average
76.00% above the sector average76.00% above the sector average76.00% above the sector average76.00% above the sector average76.00% above the sector average

Technical Ratings

The Relative Strength Index measures a share price relative to itself and its recent history.

Momentum is an oscillator that measures the rate of price change.

RSI
19.57% above the market average19.57% above the market average19.57% above the market average19.57% above the market average19.57% above the market average
22.92% above the sector average22.92% above the sector average22.92% above the sector average22.92% above the sector average22.92% above the sector average
Momentum 20
30.49% above the market average30.49% above the market average30.49% above the market average30.49% above the market average30.49% above the market average
31.25% above the sector average31.25% above the sector average31.25% above the sector average31.25% above the sector average31.25% above the sector average

Management Ratings

Operating Margin is profit as a percentage of sales.

Return on capital employed measures the return from invested and borrowed capital.

Operating Margin
23.04% below the market average23.04% below the market average23.04% below the market average23.04% below the market average23.04% below the market average
25.84% below the sector average25.84% below the sector average25.84% below the sector average25.84% below the sector average25.84% below the sector average
ROCE
11.39% above the market average11.39% above the market average11.39% above the market average11.39% above the market average11.39% above the market average
54.1% below the sector average54.1% below the sector average54.1% below the sector average54.1% below the sector average54.1% below the sector average

Profitability Ratings

Earnings per share, the company's profitability expressed on a per share basis.

Analysts' estimates of future EPS for the next 2 years.

EPS
41.95% above the market average41.95% above the market average41.95% above the market average41.95% above the market average41.95% above the market average
Sector averageSector averageSector averageSector averageSector average
Forecast EPS
23.76% below the market average23.76% below the market average23.76% below the market average23.76% below the market average23.76% below the market average
22.73% below the sector average22.73% below the sector average22.73% below the sector average22.73% below the sector average22.73% below the sector average

Profit/Loss Ratings

Monies produced from sales of goods and services after trade discounts, VAT, etc.

Operating Profit is the profit after deducting operating costs from gross profits.

Turnover
73.66% above the market average73.66% above the market average73.66% above the market average73.66% above the market average73.66% above the market average
60.44% above the sector average60.44% above the sector average60.44% above the sector average60.44% above the sector average60.44% above the sector average
Operating Profit Loss
50.14% above the market average50.14% above the market average50.14% above the market average50.14% above the market average50.14% above the market average
39.13% above the sector average39.13% above the sector average39.13% above the sector average39.13% above the sector average39.13% above the sector average

Balance Sheet Ratings

The difference between current assets and current liabilities.

A current asset representing the company's financial liquidity.

Assets
64.90% above the market average64.90% above the market average64.90% above the market average64.90% above the market average64.90% above the market average
51.11% above the sector average51.11% above the sector average51.11% above the sector average51.11% above the sector average51.11% above the sector average
Cash
76.17% above the market average76.17% above the market average76.17% above the market average76.17% above the market average76.17% above the market average
76.09% above the sector average76.09% above the sector average76.09% above the sector average76.09% above the sector average76.09% above the sector average

Director Deal Ratings

The cumulative amount of stocks sold by company directors over 1 year

The cumulative amount of stocks bought by company directors over 1 year

Sells 1y
7.43% below the market average7.43% below the market average7.43% below the market average7.43% below the market average7.43% below the market average
16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average16.67% below the sector average
Buys 1y
44.06% below the market average44.06% below the market average44.06% below the market average44.06% below the market average44.06% below the market average
45.16% below the sector average45.16% below the sector average45.16% below the sector average45.16% below the sector average45.16% below the sector average

Broker Ratings

The percentage of stockbrokers that rate the company as a Buy

The percentage of stockbrokers that rate the company as a Hold

Brokers Percent Buy
41.9% below the market average41.9% below the market average41.9% below the market average41.9% below the market average41.9% below the market average
66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average
Brokers Percent Neutral
30.19% above the market average30.19% above the market average30.19% above the market average30.19% above the market average30.19% above the market average
46.67% above the sector average46.67% above the sector average46.67% above the sector average46.67% above the sector average46.67% above the sector average

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.

 

Costain Group Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 76.80p
Change Today -3.20p
% Change -4.00 %
52 Week High 87.00
52 Week Low 43.40
Volume 488,266
Shares Issued 278.47m
Market Cap £213.86m
RiskGrade 234

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
11.45% above the market average11.45% above the market average11.45% above the market average11.45% above the market average11.45% above the market average
54.35% above the sector average54.35% above the sector average54.35% above the sector average54.35% above the sector average54.35% above the sector average
Price Trend
95.01% above the market average95.01% above the market average95.01% above the market average95.01% above the market average95.01% above the market average
92.00% above the sector average92.00% above the sector average92.00% above the sector average92.00% above the sector average92.00% above the sector average
Income
71.79% below the market average71.79% below the market average71.79% below the market average71.79% below the market average71.79% below the market average
61.9% below the sector average61.9% below the sector average61.9% below the sector average61.9% below the sector average61.9% below the sector average
Growth
45.43% below the market average45.43% below the market average45.43% below the market average45.43% below the market average45.43% below the market average
53.06% below the sector average53.06% below the sector average53.06% below the sector average53.06% below the sector average53.06% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 3
Buy 0
Neutral 2
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 5
buy
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Costain Group Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 18-Apr-24 21-Sep-23
Paid 28-May-24 27-Oct-23
Amount 0.80p 0.40p

Trades for 14-Jun-2024

Time Volume / Share Price
16:36 5,400 @ 76.80p
16:36 184 @ 76.80p
16:35 19,356 @ 76.80p
16:35 710 @ 76.80p
16:35 227 @ 76.80p

Costain Group Key Personnel

CEO Alex Vaughan
CFO Helen Willis

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