Castings Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:CGS)

GBX 398
+3.00 (+0.76 %)
(As of 09/22/2019 03:11 PM ET)
Today's Range
396
Now: GBX 398
404
50-Day Range
380
MA: GBX 398.14
425
52-Week Range
341
Now: GBX 398
452
Volume71,106 shs
Average Volume2,096 shs
Market Capitalization£173.66 million
P/E Ratio15.79
Dividend Yield3.74%
BetaN/A
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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Diversified Machinery
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrial Products
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1543-374341

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£150.24 million
Cash FlowGBX 71.04 per share
Book ValueGBX 308 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees1,168
Market Cap£173.66 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Castings (LON:CGS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Castings' stock symbol?

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

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

Castings declared a dividend on Wednesday, June 12th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 20th will be paid a dividend of GBX 15 per share on Tuesday, July 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 3.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 20th. This is an increase from Castings's previous dividend of $11.40. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Castings' Dividend History.

How were Castings' earnings last quarter?

Castings PLC (LON:CGS) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, June, 12th. The company reported $28.16 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $28.40 by $0.24. View Castings' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for CGS?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Castings' stock. Their predictions range from GBX 480 to GBX 480. On average, they expect Castings' stock price to reach GBX 480 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Castings.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Castings?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Castings in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Castings.

Has Castings been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CGS stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring 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 daily sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for 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), Alaska Air Group (ALK) and Avation (AVAP).

Who are Castings' key executives?

Castings' management team includes the folowing 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)

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 398.

How big of a company is Castings?

Castings has a market capitalization of £173.66 million and generates £150.24 million in revenue each year. Castings employs 1,168 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Castings.

What is Castings' official website?

The official website for Castings is http://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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Castings (LON CGS)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  97 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  85 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  182
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Castings and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CGS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CGS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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