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LON:COSTCostain Group Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 75.50
+0.50 (+0.67 %)
(As of 05/26/2020 02:14 AM ET)
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Today's Range
69.80
Now: GBX 75.50
78.60
50-Day Range
34.65
MA: GBX 70.07
90.90
52-Week Range
24.10
Now: GBX 75.50
335
Volume700,927 shs
Average Volume226,539 shs
Market Capitalization£86.86 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield34.29%
BetaN/A
Costain Group PLC provides engineering solutions for various energy, water, and transportation infrastructures in the United Kingdom, Spain, and internationally. It operates in two segments, Infrastructure and Natural Resources. The Infrastructure division operates in the highways, rail, and nuclear markets. The Natural Resources segment engages in the water, power, and oil and gas markets. The company's services include advisory and concept development, specialist design, program management, complex project delivery, technology integration, and asset optimization and support. Costain Group PLC was founded in 1865 and is headquartered in Maidenhead, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 3.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.85 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Engineering & Construction
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrials
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1628-842444

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£1.16 billion
Cash FlowGBX 185.55 per share
Book ValueGBX 145.60 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees3,736
Market Cap£86.86 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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Costain Group (LON:COST) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Costain Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Costain Group's stock was trading at GBX 104.80 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, COST stock has decreased by 28.0% and is now trading at GBX 75.50. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Costain Group?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Costain Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Costain Group.

How were Costain Group's earnings last quarter?

Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March, 11th. The company reported $13.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $10.80 by $2.70. View Costain Group's earnings history.

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

Costain Group declared a dividend on Wednesday, August 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 12th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.80 per share on Friday, October 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 12th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Costain Group's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for COST?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Costain Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 100 to GBX 220. On average, they expect Costain Group's stock price to reach GBX 160 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 111.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Costain Group.

Has Costain Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about COST stock have trended negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Costain Group earned a news impact score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutCostain Group.

Who are some of Costain Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Costain Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Costain Group investors own include Fluor Co. (NEW) (FLR), Jacobs Engineering Group (JEC), KBR (KBR), John Wood Group (WG), Foster Wheeler (FWLT), Air Products & Chemicals (APD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI), Pan African Resources (PAF) and Caterpillar (CAT).

Who are Costain Group's key executives?

Costain Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Anthony O. Bickerstaff, CFO, Member of Group Exec. Board & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Andrew Wyllie, Exec. Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Alexander John Vaughan BSc (Hons), Dip IoD, FIoD, MRICS, CEO & Member of Group Exec. Board
  • Mr. Martin Hunter, Group Financial Controller & Member of Group Exec. Board
  • Mr. Darren James BEng (Hons), CEng, FICE, FCIHT, FIoD, MD of Infrastructure & Member of Group Exec. Board (Age 51)

What is Costain Group's stock symbol?

Costain Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "COST."

How do I buy shares of Costain Group?

Shares of COST 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 Costain Group's stock price today?

One share of COST stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 75.50.

How big of a company is Costain Group?

Costain Group has a market capitalization of £86.86 million and generates £1.16 billion in revenue each year. Costain Group employs 3,736 workers across the globe.

What is Costain Group's official website?

The official website for Costain Group is costain.com.

How can I contact Costain Group?

Costain Group's mailing address is Costain House, Vanwall Road, MAIDENHEAD, SL6 4UB, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1628-842444.

This page was last updated on 5/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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