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Costain Share Price

COST 171.2p 2.2  1.3%
1:36pm 3.00k

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Last ex-div: 11th Apr, paid: 17th May more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2018, Costain Group PLC revenues decreased 13% to £1.46B. Net income increased 1% to £32.8M. Revenues reflect Infrastructure segment decrease of 21% to £1.09B. Net Income benefited from Natural Resources segment income increase from £2.8M to £14.1M, Alcaidesa segment loss decrease of 50% to £700K. Dividend per share increased from £0.14 to £0.15. more »

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31st Dec 2019
31st Dec 2020

Price Target: 2.86
(+69.21% above Price)
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No. of Analysts: 0 0 2 0 3

Named Brokers and Analysts
Stifel Nicolaus and Company, Incorporated Samuel Dindol , Jefferies , Investec Bank (UK) Plc Kellie McAvoy , Canaccord Genuity , Numis Securities Howard Seymour , Peel Hunt Andrew Nussey , Edison Investment Research Toby Thorrington , Liberum Joe Brent ,

Profile Summary

Costain Group PLC is a technology-based engineering solutions provider. The Company offers consulting, project delivery, and operations and maintenance services. The Company operates through two segments: Natural Resources and Infrastructure plus Alcaidesa in Spain. The Infrastructure segment operates in the highways, rail and nuclear markets. The Natural Resources segment includes the Company's activities in water, power, and oil & gas markets. The Company offers a range of services, including advisory and concept development, specialist design, program management, project delivery, technology integration, and asset optimization and support. The Company offers services across whole life cycle of its customers assets in energy, water and transportation business areas focused on the United Kingdom market.

Directors: Paul Golby (CHM) 67, Alex Vaughan (CEO) , Anthony Bickerstaff (FID) 50, Darren James (MDR) , Martin Hunter (CTR) , Catherine Warbrick (OTH) , Tim Bowen (OTH) , David Taylor (OTH) , Tracey Wood (SEC) , Jacqueline de Rojas (NED) , Jane Lodge (IND) 64, David McManus (NID) 66, Alison Wood (NID) 54,

No. of Employees: 3,962 No. of Shareholders: 8,796

Last Annual December 31st, 2018
Last Interim December 31st, 2018
Incorporated October 12, 1978
Public Since January 2, 1986
Shares in Issue 107,906,505
Free Float 104.2m (96.5%)

COST Share Price Performance COST Share Price Quote
2.2  1.3%
Traded 1:36pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 3.00k

Latest COST News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming COST Events
Wednesday 21st August, 2019
Half Year 2019 Costain Group PLC Earnings Release

Recent ↓
Tuesday 2nd July, 2019
Costain Group PLC Capital Markets Day
Tuesday 7th May, 2019
Costain Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 11th April, 2019
Dividend For COSG.L
Wednesday 6th March, 2019
Full Year 2018 Costain Group PLC Earnings Call
Wednesday 6th March, 2019
Full Year 2018 Costain Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 13th September, 2018
Dividend For COSG.L
Wednesday 22nd August, 2018
Q2 2018 Costain Group PLC Earnings Call
Tuesday 8th May, 2018
Costain Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 12th April, 2018
Dividend For COSG.L
Thursday 12th April, 2018
Dividend For COSG.L
Thursday 1st March, 2018
Full Year 2017 Costain Group PLC Earnings Call
Thursday 14th September, 2017
Dividend For COST
Wednesday 23rd August, 2017
Half Year 2017 Costain Group PLC Earnings Call
Thursday 6th April, 2017
Dividend For COST
Friday 31st March, 2017 (estimate)
Full Year 2016 Costain Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 15th September, 2016
Dividend For COST.L
Wednesday 24th August, 2016
Half Year 2016 Costain Group PLC Earnings Presentation
Wednesday 24th August, 2016
Half Year 2016 Costain Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 5th May, 2016
Costain Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 14th April, 2016
Dividend For COST.L

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