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CGS - Castings Share Price

391p -1.0  -0.3%

Last Trade - 17/06/21

Basic Materials
Small Cap
Market Cap Ā£171.0m
Enterprise Value Ā£135.8m
Revenue Ā£107.3m
Position in Universe 898th / 1812
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Financial Summary
Year End 31st Mar 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022E 2023E CAGR / Avg
131.3 132.4 118.8 133.3 150.2 138.7 112.8 140.9 +1.1%
-18.7 +14.6 -18.9 -24.5 +22.3 -15.6 -82.2 +213.4
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 March 2021, CastingsPLC revenues decreased 17% to Ā£114.7M. Net income decreased59% to Ā£4.1M. Revenues reflect a decrease in demand for theCompany's products and services due to unfavorable marketconditions. Dividend per share remained flat at Ā£0.15.Basic Earnings per Share excluding Extraordinary Itemsdecreased from Ā£0.23 to Ā£0.10.
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Profile Summary

Castings P.L.C. is an iron casting and machining company. The Company caters to both domestic and export markets. Its segments include Foundry operations and Machining. The Company has over three trading operations, including Castings (Brownhills), William Lee Limited and CNC Speedwell Limited. Castings (Brownhills) supplies spheroidal graphite (SG) iron castings to a range of manufacturing industries from its mechanized foundries. William Lee Limited supplies SG iron castings from its foundries in Dronfield, Derbyshire. CNC Speedwell Limited is a machining operation primarily focused on the prismatic machining of iron and aluminum castings from its sites in Brownhills and Fradley. It produces ductile iron castings, SG iron castings, austempered ductile iron (ADI) castings, Simo castings and nickel (Ni)-resist castings up to approximately 40 kilograms in weight using over four Disamatic molding machines and approximately three horizontal Green Sand molding machines.

Last Annual March 31st, 2020
Last Interim September 30th, 2020
Incorporated January 9, 1907
Public Since January 2, 1986
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 1,124
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Metals & Mining
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 43,632,068
Free Float (0.0%)
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Latest News for CGS
Upcoming Events for CGS
Thursday 22nd July, 2021
Dividend For CGS.L - 11.6900 GBX
Thursday 19th August, 2021
Castings PLC Trading Update Release
Friday 12th November, 2021 Estimate
Half Year 2022 Castings PLC Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Castings
What is the Castings share price?

As of 17/06/21, shares in Castings are trading at 391p, giving the company a market capitalisation of Ā£171.0m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Castings share price performed this year?

Shares in Castings are currently trading at 391p and the price has moved by 7.1% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Castings price has moved by -9.12% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Castings?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Castings, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 0 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Castings is Strong Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Castings next release its financial results?

Castings is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-09-30
What is the Castings dividend yield?

The Castings dividend yield is 3.82% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Castings pay a dividend?

Last year, Castings paid a total dividend of 0.15, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 3.82%. Looking ahead, shares in Castings are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-07-22 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-08-23.

When does Castings next pay dividends?

Castings are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-07-22 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-08-23. The historic dividend yield on Castings shares is currently 3.82%.

How do I buy Castings shares?

To buy shares in Castings you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopediaā€™s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Castings?

Shares in Castings are currently trading at 391p, giving the company a market capitalisation of Ā£171.0m.

Where are Castings shares listed? Where are Castings shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Castings:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: CGS
What kind of share is Castings?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Castings is currently classified as a Contrarian. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Castings share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Castings are currently priced at 391p. At that level they are trading at 14.8% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 458.92.

Analysts covering Castings currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.041 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Castings share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Castings. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -2.26%. At the current price of 391p, shares in Castings are trading at 9.4% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Castings PE Ratio?

The Castings PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 53.89. The shares are currently trading at 391p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Castings?

Castings's management team is headed by:

Brian Cooke - NEC
Steve Mant - FID
Alec Jones - NID
Adam Vicary - CEO
Andrew Eastgate - NID
Who are the major shareholders of Castings?

Here are the top five shareholders of Castings based on the size of their shareholding:

Ruffer LLP Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 20.05% (8.75m shares)
Aberforth Partners LLP Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 13.35% (5.82m shares)
Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust plc Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 9.83% (4.29m shares)
Unicorn Asset Management Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.51% (2.41m shares)
Columbia Threadneedle Investments (UK) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.02% (2.19m shares)
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