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COST — Costain Share Price

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IndustrialsHighly SpeculativeSmall CapNeutral

Momentum

Relative Strength (%)
1m-7.34%
3m-7.78%
6m-30.51%
1yr-39.22%
Volume Change (%)
10d/3m-22.35%
Price vs... (%)
52w High-47.3%
50d MA-12.81%
200d MA-27.94%

Growth & Value

12m Forecast RollingIndustryMarket
PE Ratio (f)3.62
PEG Ratio (f)0.06
EPS Growth (f)165.38%
Dividend Yield (f)n/a
Valuation (ttm)IndustryMarket
Price to Book Value0.47
Price to Tang. Book0.64
Price to Free Cashflow3.45
Price to Sales0.08
EV to EBITDA0.2

Shareholder Activity

TypeBuy / Hold / Sell
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Quality

NameIndustryMarket
Return on Capital-3.78%
Return on Equity-3.26%
Operating Margin-0.84%

Financial Summary

Year End 31st DecUnit201720182019202020212022E2023ECAGR / Avg
Total Revenue£m1,6841,463.71,155.6978.41,135.21,202.61,240.61-6.32%
Operating Profitm
Net Profitm
EPS Reported
Diluted Normalised EPS
EPS Growth%+19.64+29.5-54.34n/an/an/a+4.08n/a
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Capex ps
Free Cashflow ps
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Dividend Coverx
Balance Sheet
Cash etcm
Working Capitalm
NFAm
Net Debtm
Book Valuem
Diluted Weighted Average Sharesm
Book Value ps

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Bankruptcy Score(Z-Score)

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Earnings Manipulation Risk(M-Score)

Other Ratios

Leverage (ttm)Total- Intang+ Pension
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Recent History

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Latest News & Insights for COST

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Could quality and value be the key for shares in Costain?

Good shares at cheap prices are what the very best investors look for. At this time of economic uncertainty, could Costain (LON:COST) be one of them? When it comes to the proven drivers of stock market profits, a blend of "good" and "c...

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The Costain share price - is the market missing something?

Quality and value are two important drivers of stock market returns - yet many investors fail to take them seriously. At a time of economic uncertainty, using these two powerful factors to find stocks could help you navigate market vol...

Could quality and value be the key for shares in Costain? background image

Could quality and value be the key for shares in Costain?

Good shares at cheap prices are what the very best investors look for. At this time of economic uncertainty, could Costain (LON:COST) be one of them? When it comes to the proven drivers of stock market profits, a blend of "good" and "c...

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Why Costain could be well placed to recover from volatility

Research shows that quality and value are two powerful drivers of stock market profits. After the economic turmoil we've seen over the past year, it's possible that these two factors could have an influence on the Costain (LON:COST) sh...

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Quality and value could be major drivers of this small-cap stock

Shares in Costain (LON:COST) are currently trading at 52.0p but a key question for investors is how the economic uncertainty caused by Covid will affect the price. Part of the answer comes down to judging whether the stock is well plac...

Graphical History

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Analyst Forecasts

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EPS 2022 / 2023

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Profile Summary

Costain Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based company, which offers five services to its client, future-shaping strategic consultancy, consultancy and advisory, digital technology solutions, asset optimization, and complex programmed delivery. It works with its clients in their business and investment planning to develop solutions to meet changing needs, leveraging its deep client insight, edge expertise and a range of capabilities. It improves its clients’ business performance by providing value adding consultancy and advisory services, leveraging its deep client insight, edge expertise and a range of capabilities. It transforms business performance and infrastructure intelligence through the development and integration of edge digital technology solutions built on its client insight. It combines its deep client insight and edge expertise to increase capacity, improve resilience and minimize downtime. It operates through two segments: Transportation and Natural Resources.

Directors

Last Annual
December 31st, 2021
Last Interim
December 31st, 2021
Incorporated
October 12th, 1978
Public Since
January 2nd, 1986
No. of Shareholders
8,370
No. of Employees
3,311
Sector
Construction & Engineering
Industry
Industrials
Exchange
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Shares in Issue
275,084,741

COST Share Price Performance

Latest News for COST

Upcoming Events for COST

Half Year 2022 Costain Group PLC Earnings Release

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