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LON:CGSCastings Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 372
-4.00 (-1.06 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 372
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 361.26
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 372
Volume4,254 shs
Average Volume2,096 shs
Market Capitalization£162.31 million
P/E Ratio16.10
Dividend Yield4.04%
Castings P.L.C. engages in iron casting and machining activities. It operates through Foundry Operations and Machining segments. The company offers ductile iron castings, spheroidal graphite (SG) iron castings, austempered ductile iron castings, simo castings, Ni-resist castings, and grey iron castings, as well as aluminum castings. It is also involved in designing, including the virtual analysis of ductile and SG iron castings; and producing rapid prototypes and pre-series castings, as well as fully machined ductile iron castings and sub-assemblies. The company primarily serves the commercial vehicle, automotive, and other markets in the United Kingdom, Sweden, the Netherlands, rest of Europe, North and South America, and internationally. Castings P.L.C. was incorporated in 1907 and is headquartered in Brownhills, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.47 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Diversified Machinery



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£138.67 million
Cash FlowGBX 77.43 per share
Book ValueGBX 301.70 per share



Market Cap£162.31 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Castings (LON:CGS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Castings' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Castings' stock was trading at GBX 378 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CGS stock has decreased by 1.6% and is now trading at GBX 372. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

How were Castings' earnings last quarter?

Castings PLC (LON:CGS) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, June, 10th. The company reported $23.05 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $24.80 by $1.75. View Castings' earnings history.

How often does Castings pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Castings?

Castings declared a dividend on Wednesday, June 10th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 16th will be paid a dividend of GBX 11.40 per share on Monday, August 17th. This represents a yield of 2.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 16th. This is an increase from Castings's previous dividend of GBX 3.48. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Castings' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for CGS?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Castings' stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 450 to GBX 450. On average, they expect Castings' stock price to reach GBX 450 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.0% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Castings.

Has Castings been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CGS stock have trended somewhat negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Castings earned a media sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news about Castings.

Who are some of Castings' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Castings own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Castings investors own include Autodesk (ADSK), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Avation (AVAP) and Alaska Air Group (ALK).

Who are Castings' key executives?

Castings' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Adam Vicary, CEO, MD of Brownhills and Exec. Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Steve J. Mant, Financial Director, Company Sec. & Exec. Director (Age 43)

What is Castings' stock symbol?

Castings trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CGS."

How do I buy shares of Castings?

Shares of CGS and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Castings' stock price today?

One share of CGS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 372.

How big of a company is Castings?

Castings has a market capitalization of £162.31 million and generates £138.67 million in revenue each year. Castings employs 1,168 workers across the globe.

What is Castings' official website?

The official website for Castings is www.castings.plc.uk.

How can I contact Castings?

Castings' mailing address is Gatehouse Trading Estate, Lichfield Road, BROWNHILLS, WS8 6JZ, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1543-374341.

This page was last updated on 7/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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