LON:COST - Costain Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 430 -4.00 (-0.92 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 02:46 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 434
Today's RangeGBX 429.50 - GBX 439
52-Week RangeGBX 406.96 - GBX 494.50
Volume166,562 shs
Average Volume226,539 shs
Market Capitalization£513.29 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Costain Group logoCostain 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange LON
Industry Engineering & Construction
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrials
SymbolLON:COST
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1628-842444

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins1.51%
Return on Equity22.76%
Return on Assets3.98%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares105,390,000
Market Cap£513.29 million

Costain Group (LON:COST) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Costain Group's stock symbol?

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

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

Costain Group declared a dividend on Wednesday, August 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 13th will be given a dividend of GBX 5.15 per share on Friday, October 19th. This represents a yield of 1.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 13th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Costain Group's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for COST?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Costain Group's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 490 to GBX 545. On average, they anticipate Costain Group's share price to reach GBX 511.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Costain Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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.

Who are some of Costain Group's key competitors?

Who are Costain Group's key executives?

Costain Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Andrew Wyllie, Chairman of Exec. Board, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Anthony O. Bickerstaff, CFO, Member of Group Exec. Board & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Alexander John Vaughan BSc (Hons), MRICS, Dip IoD, FIoD, MD of Natural Resources Division & 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 50)

Has Costain Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about COST stock has been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Costain Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Costain Group.

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 430.

How big of a company is Costain Group?

Costain Group has a market capitalization of £513.29 million.

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Costain Group (LON COST)

Community Ranking:  3.8 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  400 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  127 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  527
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Costain Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe COST will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe COST will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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