Costain Group PLC is a technology-based engineering solutions provider. The Company offers consulting, project delivery, and operations and maintenance services. The Company operates through two segments: Natural Resources and Infrastructure plus Alcaidesa in Spain. The Infrastructure segment operates in the highways, rail and nuclear markets. The Natural Resources segment includes the Company's activities in water, power, and oil & gas markets. The Company offers a range of services, including advisory and concept development, specialist design, program management, project delivery, technology integration, and asset optimization and support. The Company offers services across whole life cycle of its customers assets in energy, water and transportation business areas focused on the United Kingdom market.
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- Symbol: LON:COST
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- Market Cap: £486.84 million
- Outstanding Shares: 104,304,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 471.11
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 403.26
- 52 Week Range: GBX 267 - GBX 494.50
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.67
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: £1.57 billion
- Price / Sales: 0.31
- Book Value: GBX 0.96 per share
- Price / Book: 4.86
- Average Volume: 362,059 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Costain Group PLC (LON:COST)
What is Costain Group PLC's stock symbol?
Costain Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "COST."
How often does Costain Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Costain Group PLC?
Costain Group PLC announced a dividend on Wednesday, March 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 8.40 per share on Friday, May 19th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.11%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 6th. This is an increase from Costain Group PLC's previous dividend of $4.30. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Costain Group PLC's Dividend History.
Where is Costain Group PLC's stock going? Where will Costain Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?
5 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Costain Group PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 410 to GBX 500. On average, they anticipate Costain Group PLC's share price to reach GBX 465 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Costain Group PLC.
Who are some of Costain Group PLC's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Costain Group PLC include Greencore Group plc (GNC), Senior plc (SNR), Purplebricks Group PLC (PURP), Acacia Mining PLC (ABG), Hansteen Holdings plc (HSTN), Fidessa Group plc (FDSA), Stobart Group Ltd (STOB), Dart Group PLC (DTG), Safestore Holdings Plc (SAFE), Nostrum Oil & Gas PLC (NOG), Brewin Dolphin Holdings plc (BRW), SIG plc (SHI), TBC Bank Group PLC (TBCG), Hunting plc (HTG), Sanne Group PLC (SNN), Market Tech Holdings Ltd (MKT), Aldermore Group PLC (ALD) and Carillion plc (CLLN).
How do I buy Costain Group PLC stock?
Shares of Costain Group PLC 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.
How much does a share of Costain Group PLC stock cost?
One share of Costain Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 466.75.
Earnings History for Costain Group PLC (LON:COST)
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Earnings Estimates for Costain Group PLC (LON:COST)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $33.38 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for Costain Group PLC (LON:COST)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Costain Group PLC (LON:COST)Insider Trades by Quarter for Costain Group PLC (LON:COST)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|3/10/2017||Andrew Wyllie||Insider||Sell||13,658||GBX 413||£56,407.54|
|3/9/2017||Andrew Wyllie||Insider||Sell||24,224||GBX 415||£100,529.60|
|11/4/2016||Anthony Bickerstaff||Insider||Sell||591||GBX 344||£2,033.04|
|11/3/2016||Anthony Bickerstaff||Insider||Sell||321||GBX 353||£1,133.13|
|11/1/2016||Andrew Wyllie||Insider||Sell||570||GBX 372||£2,120.40|
|6/30/2016||Golby CBE FREng,Paul||Insider||Buy||35,000||GBX 317||£110,950|
|5/11/2015||Anthony Bickerstaff||Insider||Sell||34,066||GBX 328.87||£112,032.85|
|4/8/2015||Anthony Bickerstaff||Insider||Sell||28,123||GBX 315||£88,587.45|
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Costain Group PLC (COST) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017