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Costain Group

Current Price 446.97p Bid 448.00p Ask 448.50p Change 1.70%
Last Updated: 18/02/2018 03:06. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Costain Group plc is an international engineering and construction group.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2016

Turnover
£1,573.70m
Operating Profit
£35.10m
Dividend Yield
3.00
Dividend Per Share
12.70
Dividend Cover
1.95
P/E Ratio
17.08

Key Personnel

Andrew Wyllie
Chief Executive Officer
Anthony Oliver Bickerstaff
Finance Director
Dr Paul Golby
Non-Executive Chairman
Jane Ann Lodge
Non-Executive Director
David McManus
Non-Executive Director
James Morley
Non-Executive Director
Alison Jane Wood
Non-Executive Director
Jacqueline de Rojas
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
COST
ISIN
GB00B64NSP76
Shares in Issue
105,583,668
Market cap
£463.51m

Analyst Views (2)

Strong Buy
 
100.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
0.00%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
448.00p
Bid Price
448.00p
Ask Price
448.50p
Volume
27321
Change Today
7.50p
% Change Today
1.70%
Open
435.50p
Previous Close
448.00p
Intraday High
450.00p
Intraday Low
435.50p
52 Week High
494.50p
52 Week Low
380.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Costain Group Intra-day Chart

Costain Group News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Oil giants and miners lift FTSE 04 Jan 2018 | 16:40 FTSE stalls after strong UK economic data 04 Jan 2018 | 11:40 FTSE boosted by record close on Wall Street 04 Jan 2018 | 08:38 Costain maintains order book at £3.9bn 04 Jan 2018 | 07:52 Costain appoints new non-exec 17 Nov 2017 | 14:20 Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST) 01 Nov 2017 | 16:05 Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST) 01 Nov 2017 | 16:05 Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST) 25 Oct 2017 | 16:40 Costain update on Manchester waste contract 29 Sep 2017 | 09:46 FLASH: Costain update on Manchester waste contract 29 Sep 2017 | 07:14 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC 30 Aug 2017 | 11:40 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC 24 Aug 2017 | 11:00 Costain update on Manchester waste contract 24 Aug 2017 | 08:05 Markets shaky amid WPP warning and Trump confrontation 23 Aug 2017 | 16:41 WPP full year downgrade looms over FTSE 100 23 Aug 2017 | 11:56 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC 23 Aug 2017 | 11:10 Costain on track after strong first half 23 Aug 2017 | 07:18 FLASH: Costain underlying profits rise 23 Aug 2017 | 07:12 HS2 'minded to award' contracts to Costain JV 17 Jul 2017 | 08:16 Costain's Chief Exec appointed as a non-exec of Yorkshire Water Services 13 Jul 2017 | 13:21 Costain on track after strong first half 04 Jul 2017 | 07:16 FLASH: Costain on track 04 Jul 2017 | 07:07 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC 26 Jun 2017 | 13:10 Costain resolutions passed at AGM 09 May 2017 | 08:37 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC 08 May 2017 | 10:00 Costain in line with expectations 08 May 2017 | 07:19 FLASH: Costain in line with expectations 08 May 2017 | 07:07 Costain confirms talks over Viridor Laing sub-contact 03 May 2017 | 07:53 Jefferies reviews stance on construction stocks 28 Mar 2017 | 15:07 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC 28 Mar 2017 | 09:50

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Tangible Assets
42.2
37.3
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
65.9
52.3
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
25.2
21.4
Total Non-Current Assets
133.3
111.0
Inventory
3.6
2.9
Trade & Receivables
299.1
271.8
Cash & Receivables
210.2
146.7
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.0
0.0
Total Assets
646.2
532.4

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Short Term Liabilities
441.6
372.2
Long Term Liabilities
105.0
39.6
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
546.6
411.8

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Net Assets
99.6
120.6

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Share Capital
52.1
51.1
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
34.5
61.5
Share Premium Account
8.8
6.2
Other Equity
4.2
1.8
Total Equity
99.6
120.6

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Cashflow from Operating Activities
67.1
15.7
Cashflow Before Financing
42.0
-22.8
Increase / Decrease in Cash
63.6
-1.8

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2016
31 Dec 2015
Turnover
1,573.7
1,263.6
Cost of Sales
1,497.7
1,196.9
Gross Profit
76.0
66.7
Operating Profit
35.1
29.6
Pre-Tax Profit
30.9
26.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
26.4
22.2

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
14 Sep 2017
20 Oct 2017
H2 Dividend
06 Apr 2017
19 May 2017
H1 Dividend
15 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
H2 Dividend
14 Apr 2016
20 May 2016
H1 Dividend
17 Sep 2015
23 Oct 2015
H2 Dividend
16 Apr 2015
22 May 2015
H1 Dividend
17 Sep 2014
24 Oct 2014
H2 Dividend
12 Mar 2014
25 Apr 2014
H1 Dividend
18 Sep 2013
25 Oct 2013
H2 Dividend
17 Apr 2013
24 May 2013
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