Share Name Share Symbol Market Type Share ISIN Share Description
Costain Group Plc LSE:COST London Ordinary Share GB00B64NSP76 ORD 50P
  Price Change % Change Share Price Bid Price Offer Price High Price Low Price Open Price Shares Traded Last Trade
  -35.40 -18.38% 157.20 158.00 159.40 166.40 148.20 156.00 2,484,870 16:35:12
Industry Sector Turnover (m) Profit (m) EPS - Basic PE Ratio Market Cap (m)
Construction & Materials 1,463.7 40.2 30.9 5.1 170

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DateSubjectAuthorDiscuss
17/6/2019
20:56
william, Good question. Historical support levels on way to H&S tp [187.5] are approx, 265, 250, 233, 210. I could not find any unfilled gaps between the price now and the H&S target. A cluster of potential turns exists approx 2-3/7/2019 Could there be an update around this time as in previous years?
bamboo2
17/6/2019
19:03
Thanks bamboo if it does form where is next support
william7093
15/6/2019
20:45
william, share price needs to close below recent historical support at 297 for confirmation
bamboo2
08/6/2019
15:46
Can you post the chart bamboo
william7093
05/6/2019
22:54
Very close to confirming the H&S pattern, just needs an eod close below 304. A number of concurrent potential apex based turns 7/6/2019
bamboo2
03/6/2019
12:53
Where is the next support for this share
william7093
17/5/2019
20:01
zico, More recently, I've also heard rumours there may be trouble ahead. Following a conversation from earlier today I thought to look at the chart. There is a potential H&S pattern. It is currently unconfirmed. Confirmation is eod close below approx. 300, tp approx. 200 Next potential turn 22-23/5/2019
bamboo2
01/5/2019
21:30
Upturn hopefully
rlivsey
01/3/2019
16:49
Mayb we can hope for some good results? March 6th
rlivsey
11/2/2019
11:36
Worthy of a short for different reasons to Carillion and kier. There are major redundancies being announced and turnover is falling. Very little visibility on future workload. The pain of rotating towards consultancy will be severe.
zicopele
25/1/2019
12:16
And NMCN some more! Cost is moving a little which is great likewise KIe.... gla
qs99
19/12/2018
12:07
£5 down to under £3, where's the floor?
ddubzy
16/12/2018
10:33
Could explain part of the drop here, MPs wan5 at least a temporary stop to smart motorways:MPs want halt to smart motorway rollout over safety concerns http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46553654
dansaunders25
06/12/2018
00:05
Results are due soon, is it likely the market is expecting bad results and correcting the share price before they come out?
rlivsey
05/12/2018
13:59
Cerrito - I think one of the problems is that COST is still seen as a 'navvy' business - tarmac laying and rail tamping - whereas it has been shifting itself to the tech end of things. As an example Rail is their largest sector and at the interims they said: "We are aligning our business development activity with the changing spend patterns of our clients. As an example, Network Rail announced a 25% increase in spending to £47 billion in Control Period 6, commencing next year, but has also indicated that spending will be targeted towards asset enhancement and the 'Digital Railway' rather than large capital projects. This common client trend is having a direct impact on the nature and scope of contracts within our quality order book". Have a look at the interim presentation slides: hTtps://www.costain.com/media/598566/c-users-donbow-desktop-half-year-results-2018-costain-hy-results-presentation-22-august-2018.pdf
sharw
04/12/2018
21:03
At the moment I have no COST shares having sold out 12/18 months ago. Trying to work out why it is at the 350p level. I have read the rationale that KIER used for its rights issues- ie need to pay suppliers more quickly and banks withdrawing credit to the construction sector but for me COST has a good financial structure. COST not involved in the outsourcing sector. Perhaps there are alot of people like me who are in a funk on the UK political situation/ Brexit that reluctant to take on pure UK risk. Anyone have views?
cerrito
03/12/2018
19:49
Good answer thanks
rlivsey
03/12/2018
15:46
Rlivsey The million Dollar question. One thing is pretty certain Cost and many other depleted shares will be higher in 3/4 years time. I am topping up all my fallen shares as long as nothing has materially changed for them. Normally I wouldn't but Brexit and the automated trading systems that account for 70% of trades are having a field day. Depends on your timeframe. You either need to trade very short term or very long. Dead in the middle.
sweep stock
03/12/2018
13:06
My question is do I sell at a large loss or wait for potentially (likely) dropping further and then average down?
rlivsey
11/11/2018
19:07
playing about with some screens today and COST popped up with :- yield 3% plus; net cash 77m; pension in surplus; sales 3y CAGR 16.3% interesting
getscenic
06/11/2018
11:51
drumming up a bit of support for NMD for those that like smaller ilk in this sector! Just a thought. DYOR but hitting new highs today..GLA
qs99
29/10/2018
13:09
• A £28.8 billion programme to upgrade England's motorways and other arterial roads, with a further £420 million for councils to repair potholes.
rlivsey
27/10/2018
16:33
That went well. Where is the bottom?
rlivsey
21/10/2018
20:35
Hope for a better week.
rlivsey
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