Peel Hunt reissued their buy rating on shares of Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) in a research note issued to investors on Monday morning. They currently have a GBX 450 ($5.57) price objective on the stock.
Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Liberum Capital restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 405 ($5.01) price objective on shares of Costain Group PLC in a report on Wednesday, August 24th. Beaufort Securities reiterated a buy rating on shares of Costain Group PLC in a report on Friday, July 1st. Finally, Jefferies Group reiterated a hold rating and set a GBX 390 ($4.83) price target on shares of Costain Group PLC in a report on Thursday, August 25th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. Costain Group PLC has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 413.75 ($5.12).
Shares of Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) opened at 357.50 on Monday. The company’s market cap is GBX 367.56 million. Costain Group PLC has a one year low of GBX 267.00 and a one year high of GBX 390.00. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 352.42 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 338.47.
The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 21st. Investors of record on Thursday, September 15th will be issued a GBX 4.30 ($0.05) dividend. This represents a yield of 1.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 15th.
In related news, insider Bickerstaff,Anthony sold 7,956 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 346 ($4.28), for a total value of £27,527.76 ($34,069.01).
Costain Group PLC Company Profile
Costain Group PLC is an 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.
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