Costain Group (COST)

Sector:

Support

Index:

FTSE Small Cap

84.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      1.60p
  • 52 Week High: 85.00
  • 52 Week Low: 43.40
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 278.35m
  • Volume: 554,586
  • Market Cap: £233.81m
  • RiskGrade: 234

Costain Group Overview

Costain helps to improve lives with smart infrastructure solutions across the UK’s energy, water, transportation and defence markets. We deliver integrated smart solutions to meet urgent infrastructure needs across the UK. We help to safeguard the security, increase the capacity, improve customer service and drive efficiency in our clients’ infrastructure programmes.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 1.4% 0.0%
Div Cover 10.2 8.9
Op Mrgn 2.0% 3.4%
ROCE 13.5%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 6.9 7.0
PEG 0.3 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.2 0.2
Pr/Book 1.1  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -6.3% -5.9%
PBT -5.8% 36.2%
EPS 23.2% -1.6%
DPS n/a 11.8%

Costain Group Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-19 1,155.60 (6.60) 23.62p 6.4 n/a -34% 3.58p 2.4%
31-Dec-20 978.40 (96.10) (36.70)p n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.0%
31-Dec-21 1,135.20 (13.30) 9.60p 5.6 n/a n/a n/a 0.0%
31-Dec-22 1,421.40 32.80 9.90p 4.0 1.3 +3% n/a 0.0%
31-Dec-23 1,332.00 30.90 12.20p 5.2 0.2 +23% 1.20p 1.9%

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-24 1,253.16 42.09 12.00p 7.0 n/a -2% 1.34p 0.0%
31-Dec-25 1,199.64 45.95 13.11p 6.4 0.7 +9% 1.44p 0.0%
31-Dec-26 1,207.58 48.40 13.79p 6.1 1.2 +5% 1.48p 0.0%

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Costain Group Company Announcements

Ordinary Share Nominal Value Reduction 16-May-2024 16:10 RNS
Result of AGM 16-May-2024 16:09 RNS
AGM Statement 16-May-2024 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 84.00p
Change Today 1.60p
% Change 1.94 %
52 Week High 85.00
52 Week Low 43.40
Volume 554,586
Shares Issued 278.35m
Market Cap £233.81m
RiskGrade 234

Costain Group Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
9.66% above the market average9.66% above the market average9.66% above the market average9.66% above the market average9.66% above the market average
64.84% above the sector average64.84% above the sector average64.84% above the sector average64.84% above the sector average64.84% above the sector average
Price Trend
96.29% above the market average96.29% above the market average96.29% above the market average96.29% above the market average96.29% above the market average
93.94% above the sector average93.94% above the sector average93.94% above the sector average93.94% above the sector average93.94% above the sector average
Income
71.25% below the market average71.25% below the market average71.25% below the market average71.25% below the market average71.25% below the market average
56.25% below the sector average56.25% below the sector average56.25% below the sector average56.25% below the sector average56.25% below the sector average
Growth
47.86% below the market average47.86% below the market average47.86% below the market average47.86% below the market average47.86% below the market average
57.58% below the sector average57.58% below the sector average57.58% below the sector average57.58% below the sector average57.58% 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 17-May-2024

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 15,000 @ 84.00p
16:35 24,517 @ 84.00p
16:35 187 @ 84.00p
16:35 399 @ 84.00p
16:35 1,567 @ 84.00p

Costain Group Key Personnel

CEO Alex Vaughan
CFO Helen Willis

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