Costain Group PLCCOST:LSE

6.50 / 1.78 %
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Consensus recommendation

As of Jan 30, 2016, the consensus forecast amongst 3 polled investment analysts covering Costain Group PLC advises that the company will outperform the market. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Mar 28, 2014. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to purchase equity in Costain Group PLC.

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Share price forecast

The 3 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Costain Group PLC have a median target of 410.00, with a high estimate of 420.00 and a low estimate of 380.00. The median estimate represents a 14.53% increase from the last price of 358.00. View Full Financials

High+17.3 %420.00
Med+14.5 %410.00
Low+6.1 %380.00


In 2014, Costain Group PLC reported a dividend of 0.10 GBP, which represents a 11.37 % decrease from last year. The 3 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.11 GBP for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 16.84%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)-11.37 %
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Earnings history & estimates

On Mar 09, 2011, Costain Group PLC reported semi annual 2010 earnings of 0.2387 per share. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+44.80 %

Costain Group PLC reported annual 2014 earnings of 0.272 per share on Mar 03, 2015.
The next earnings announcement from Costain Group PLC is expected the week of Mar 02, 2016. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-1.01 %
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Costain Group plc reported semi annual 2010 revenues of 434.60m. This was 15.94 % below the prior year's period results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-15.94 %

Costain Group plc had revenues for the full year 2014 of 1.12bn. This was 16.93% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+5.30 %
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