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LON:COSTCostain Group Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 79.50
-3.00 (-3.64 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 01:41 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 79.50
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 77.62
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 79.50
Volume2.18 million shs
Average Volume226,539 shs
Market Capitalization£91.47 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield34.29%
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: 3.5Community Rank: 3.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.88 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Engineering & Construction



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£1.16 billion
Cash FlowGBX 172.53 per share
Book ValueGBX 145.60 per share



Market Cap£91.47 million
Next Earnings DateN/A

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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 COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, COST shares have decreased by 24.1% and is now trading at GBX 79.50. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Costain Group in the last year. There are currently 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 earnings results on Wednesday, March, 11th. The company reported $13.50 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' 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. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 12th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.80 per share on Friday, October 18th. This represents a yield of 2.35%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 12th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Costain Group's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for COST?

2 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Costain Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 100 to GBX 220. On average, they anticipate Costain Group's share price to reach GBX 160 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 101.3% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Costain Group.

Has Costain Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about COST stock have been trending very negative on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Costain Group earned a media sentiment score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few 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 79.50.

How big of a company is Costain Group?

Costain Group has a market capitalization of £91.47 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 6/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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