News Results for Costain Group (COST)

  • 30 Aug
    11:40
    Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC

    Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) and raised its price target to 545p (from 510p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 24 Aug
    11:00
    Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC

    Jefferies International today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) and raised its price target to 560p (from 500p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 24 Aug
    08:05
    Costain update on Manchester waste contract

    Costain, the engineering solutions provider, announced that a consensual termination of the Greater Manchester waste management PFI project has been agreed. Costain said that as a result, it had...

  • 23 Aug
    16:41
    Markets shaky amid WPP warning and Trump confrontation

    UK and US markets were volatile on Wednesday. Dominating the agenda was a gloomy warning by FTSE 100 media group and economic bellwether WPP (WPP) about its near-term prospects. US equities also...

  • 23 Aug
    11:56
    WPP full year downgrade looms over FTSE 100

    WPP (WPP) downgraded its full year forecasts, with its like-for-like revenue growth forecast for 2017 downgraded from 2% to between zero and 1%. Shares in the company slumped 11.4% to £14.09. The...

  • 23 Aug
    11:10
    Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC

    Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) and set its price target at 510p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 23 Aug
    07:18
    Costain on track after strong first half

    Costain is on track to meet full-year forecasts after a strong first half performance with a 34% growth in underlying operating profit and a 10% interim dividend increase. Revenue, including its...

  • 23 Aug
    07:12
    FLASH: Costain underlying profits rise

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 17 Jul
    08:16
    HS2 'minded to award' contracts to Costain JV

    Costain said it had been informed by High Speed Two Ltd that it was "minded to award" Costain, in joint venture, two main work civil construction (S1 and S2) packages. Costain said it would make...

  • 13 Jul
    13:21
    Costain's Chief Exec appointed as a non-exec of Yorkshire Water Services

    Costain has confirmed that, with effect from 1 September, Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive of the Company, will be appointed as a Non-Executive Director of Yorkshire Water Services. At 1:21pm:...

  • 04 Jul
    07:16
    Costain on track after strong first half

    Costain said trading during the first half had again been strong and the group was on course to deliver results for the year in line with the board's expectations. Costain said its 'Engineering...

  • 04 Jul
    07:07
    FLASH: Costain on track

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 26 Jun
    13:10
    Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC

    Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) and raised its price target to 510p (from 450p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 09 May
    08:37
    Costain resolutions passed at AGM

    Costain has confirmed that all resolutions proposed at its annual general meeting yesterday were passed. At 8:37am: (LON:COST) Costain Group PLC share price was -1.5p at 482.25p Story provided...

  • 08 May
    10:00
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC

    Peel Hunt today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) and raised its price target to 500p (from 450p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 08 May
    07:19
    Costain in line with expectations

    Costain Group's current trading is in line with expectations, shareholders at the annual general meeting today will be told. Chief executive Andrew Wyllie will review the past year in a short...

  • 08 May
    07:07
    FLASH: Costain in line with expectations

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 03 May
    07:53
    Costain confirms talks over Viridor Laing sub-contact

    Costain has noted that Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority has decided to terminate recycling and waste management private finance initiative contract. But that it would 'continue to be...

  • 28 Mar
    15:07
    Jefferies reviews stance on construction stocks

    Jefferies has taken a fresh look at the building and construction sector, resulting in an upgrade for Costain (LON:COST) and downgrades for Carillion (LON:CLLN) and Balfour Beatty (LON:BBY). The...

  • 28 Mar
    09:50
    Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC

    Jefferies International today upgrades its investment rating on Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) to buy (from hold) and raised its price target to 500p (from 390p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 13 Mar
    13:40
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 51,540 shares in the company on the 9th March 2017 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 458,048 shares. Story provided by...

  • 13 Mar
    13:40
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, sold post-exercise 37,882 shares in the company on the 9th March 2017 at a price of 414.10p. The Director now holds 420,166 shares. NOTE: Average price....

  • 13 Mar
    13:40
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Anthony Bickerstaff, Financial Director, exercised 35,910 shares in the company on the 9th March 2017 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 260,736 shares. Story provided by...

  • 13 Mar
    13:40
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Anthony Bickerstaff, Financial Director, sold post-exercise 26,394 shares in the company on the 9th March 2017 at a price of 414.10p. The Director now holds 234,342 shares. NOTE: Average price....

  • 01 Mar
    10:30
    Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC

    Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) and raised its price target to 450p (from 430p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 01 Mar
    07:19
    Costain hikes divi after strong year

    Costain reports a strong performance for the year to the end of December with significant increases in both revenue and underlying operating profit and a recommended 15% increase in the final...

  • 01 Mar
    07:13
    FLASH: Costain underlying profits up

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 05 Jan
    08:30
    Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC

    Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) and raised its price target to 430p (from 405p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 05 Jan
    07:17
    Costain's win

    Costain has secured a place on Transport for London's surface transport major projects framework, which covers the delivery, upgrade and maintenance of bridges, tunnels and highways across London...

  • 05 Jan
    07:08
    FLASH: Costain on course

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 05 Jan
    07:02
    FLASH: Costain wins place on TfL major projects framework

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 16 Dec
    07:43
    Costain JV wins Highways England contract renewal

    Highways England has renewed the Area 14 maintenance and response contract, covering much of the North East of England, with Costain's 50:50 joint venture with CH2M. The contract is estimated to...

  • 16 Dec
    07:11
    FLASH: Costain JV wins Highways England contract renewal

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 29 Nov
    15:03
    York Place to sell its Costain stake

    York Place Limited has announced its intention to sell its entire shareholding of 6,310,850 ordinary shares in Costain Group to qualified institutional investors at 340 pence per share. The...

  • 21 Nov
    07:15
    Costain's win

    Costain has been awarded a contract worth £113m by National Grid to upgrade its Peterborough and Huntingdon compressor stations. The programme of work is part of National Grid's Emissions...

  • 21 Nov
    07:11
    FLASH: Costain wins National Grid contract

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 15 Nov
    07:23
    Costain wins HS2 contract

    Costain, the engineering solutions provider, has been awarded the South Enabling Works Contract for High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd. The award, made to Costain in joint venture (with Skanska, is worth...

  • 15 Nov
    07:09
    FLASH: Costain wins £300m HS2 contract

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Sep
    13:40
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Anthony Bickerstaff, Financial Director, exercised 58,408 shares in the company on the 2nd September 2016 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 260,234 shares. Story provided by...

  • 06 Sep
    13:40
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Anthony Bickerstaff, Financial Director, sold post-exercise 35,408 shares in the company on the 2nd September 2016 at a price of 34347.25p. The Director now holds 224,826 shares. NOTE: Sold at an...

  • 24 Aug
    07:18
    Costain revenues up

    Costain, the engineering solutions provider, reports a strong first half performance with a 21% increase in underlying operating profit, a record order book and a 15% increase in the interim...

  • 24 Aug
    07:08
    FLASH: Costain revenues up

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Jul
    07:31
    Costain acquires Simulation Systems

    Costain, the engineering solutions provider, has completed the acquisition of Simulation Systems Limited, a provider of innovative technology-based solutions, primarily for the highways sector but...

  • 06 Jul
    07:01
    FLASH: Costain acquires Simulation Systems

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 30 Jun
    13:05
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Paul Golby , Director, bought 35,000 shares in the company on the 30th June 2016 at a price of 317.44p. The Director now holds 35,000 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director deals...

  • 30 Jun
    07:19
    Costain record order book

    Costain says first half trading has been strong and the group is on course to deliver a result for the year in line with the board's expectations. The group says it has maintained its record order...

  • 30 Jun
    07:07
    FLASH: Costain on course

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 16 May
    15:30
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 87,751 shares in the company on the 13th May 2016 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 447,751 shares. Story provided by...

  • 16 May
    15:30
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, sold post-exercise 41,243 shares in the company on the 13th May 2016 at a price of 328.00p. The Director now holds 406,508 shares. NOTE: Sold to cover tax...

  • 06 May
    08:15
    Costain resolutions passed at AGM

    Costain has confirmed that all resolutions proposed at yesterday's annual general meeting were passed on a show of hands. At 8:15am: (LON:COST) Costain Group PLC share price was -0.37p at...

  • 05 May
    07:29
    Costain on track

    Costain's board remains confident in the future and looks forward to reporting on further progress in 2016, shareholders at the annual general meeting today will be told. Chief executive Andrew...

  • 05 May
    07:06
    FLASH: Costain in line with expectations

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 21 Apr
    14:26
    Costain confirms scrip dividend reference price

    Costain has announced that the scrip dividend reference price for final dividend of 50p per share for the year ended 31 December is 326.35p per ordinary share. At 2:26pm: (LON:COST) Costain...

  • 06 Apr
    09:18
    Costain appoints chairman-designate

    Costain, the engineering solutions provider, has named Dr Paul Golby as chairman designate. He will join the board and succeed David Allvey as chairman with effect from the close of the annual...

  • 04 Apr
    10:55
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 63,530 shares in the company on the 31st March 2016 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 418,530 shares. Story provided by...

  • 04 Apr
    10:55
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 63,530 shares in the company on the 31st March 2016 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 418,530 shares. Story provided by...

  • 04 Apr
    10:55
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 63,530 shares in the company on the 31st March 2016 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 418,530 shares. Story provided by...

  • 04 Apr
    10:55
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 63,530 shares in the company on the 31st March 2016 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 418,530 shares. Story provided by...

  • 31 Mar
    13:13
    Costain schedules AGM

    Costain Group will hold its annual general meeting at The Lincoln Centre, 18 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3ED, on 5 May at 3 p.m. At 1:13pm: (LON:COST) Costain Group PLC share price was...

  • 30 Mar
    09:10
    Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC

    Peel Hunt today initiates coverage of Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) with a buy investment rating and price target of 450p. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 04 Mar
    13:20
    Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC

    Liberum Capital today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) and raised its price target to 450p (from 420p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 02 Mar
    07:25
    Costain boosts FY divi, profit

    Costain, the engineering solutions provider, reports strong full-year performance with increases in revenue and underlying operating profit, a record order book and a recommended 16% increase in...

  • 02 Mar
    07:06
    FLASH: Costain profits up

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 01 Feb
    07:29
    Costain wins GBP110m road contract

    Costain, the engineering solutions provider, has been awarded an early contractor involvement contract by Lancashire County Council for the Preston Western Distributor and associated Link Roads....

  • 01 Feb
    07:17
    FLASH: Costain wins GBP110m road contract

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 11 Jan
    07:19
    Costain confirms East Sussex highways contract

    Costain has, as part of a JV, been awarded the contract by East Sussex County Council to deliver a comprehensive design, maintenance and improvement service covering over 2000 miles of highways in...

  • 11 Jan
    07:02
    FLASH: Costain confirms East Sussex highways deal

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Jan
    13:00
    Broker Forecast - Investec issues a broker note on Costain Group PLC

    Investec today reaffirms its buy investment rating on Costain Group PLC (LON:COST) and raised its price target to 410p (from 370p). Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 06 Jan
    07:22
    Costain's orders

    Costain, the engineering solutions provider, says it has continued perform well since its interim results on 20 August and expects to deliver full-year results in line with expectations. The...

  • 06 Jan
    07:10
    FLASH: Costain on track

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 24 Dec
    15:20
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    David Allvey, Chairman, bought 5,725 shares in the company on the 24th December 2015 at a price of 373.31p. The Director now holds 21,613 shares. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com Director...

  • 17 Dec
    07:23
    Costain's deals

    Costain has been awarded by Highways England two new key Asset Support Contracts which cover the long-term maintenance and development of highways on the country's Trunk Road Network. The ASCs...

  • 17 Dec
    07:05
    FLASH: Costain clinches new contracts

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 20 Oct
    13:14
    Costain to issue 72,299 scrip shares

    Costain is issuing 72,299 ordinary shares to shareholders who elected the scrip alternative for all or part of the interim dividend for the year ending 31 December which is to be paid on 23...

  • 11 Sep
    10:22
    Board changes at Costain

    Costain Group has announced that Mr Ahmed Samy, a Non-Executive Director of the Company, has notified the Board of his resignation with effect from 10 September 2015. David Allvey, Chairman,...

  • 24 Aug
    09:06
    Another big fall on London markets

    Shares in London opened sharply lower after big falls on the Asian markets earlier today. Worries about the slowdown in the Chinese economy intensified and its main index, the Shanghai Composite,...

  • 24 Aug
    07:22
    Costain JV wins £605m contract

    Costain, the engineering solutions provider, has been awarded a £605m contract for the East works package of the Thames Tideway Tunnel in London in joint venture with VINCI Construction Grands...

  • 24 Aug
    07:12
    FLASH: Costain JV wins £605m contract

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 20 Aug
    07:22
    Costain's divi

    Engineering solutions provider Costain has reported another strong performance with increases in revenue and underlying operating profit, a record order book and a 15% increase in the interim...

  • 20 Aug
    07:04
    FLASH: Costain profits rise

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 17 Aug
    07:29
    Costain acquires Rhead Group

    Costain, the engineering solutions provider, has completed the acquisition of Rhead Group, a professional services consultancy with a focus on programme and commercial management. Rhead Group,...

  • 17 Aug
    07:11
    FLASH: Costain acquires Rhead Group

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 28 Jul
    09:43
    Costain non-exec joins Sirius board

    Costain non-executive director Jane Ann Lodge has been appointed as a non-executive director of Sirius Minerals. Lodge is chairman of Costain's audit committee and member of its remuneration and...

  • 22 Jul
    08:13
    Costain JV wins smart motorways contract

    A Costain-led joint venture with Galliford Try has been awarded smart motorway contracts by Highways England worth in excess of £300m. The smart motorway programme is part of Highways England's...

  • 22 Jul
    07:07
    FLASH: Costain completes reorganisation of JV in Spain

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 01 Jul
    08:28
    Costain and Santander to divide up Spain JV

    Engineering solutions provider Costain has reached an agreement with its joint venture partner in Spain, Santander, to split the assets equally in a reorganisation of the business. Upon...

  • 01 Jul
    07:12
    FLASH: Changes to Costain JV in Spain

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 25 Jun
    07:26
    Costain in line

    Engineering solutions provider Costain remains on course to deliver a result for the year in line with the board's expectations. Further new contracts and extensions were secured during H1 as it...

  • 25 Jun
    07:19
    FLASH: Costain on track

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 05 Jun
    09:27
    Costain hosts business briefing

    Costain, the engineering solutions provider, is hosting a business briefing for investors and analysts today entitled 'Meeting National Needs'. The event, at The London Stock Exchange, will...

  • 03 Jun
    07:22
    Costain JV awarded A14 contracts

    Costain has been appointed by Highways England to deliver two of the three sections of the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon Improvement Scheme. The Costain joint venture with Skanska has been awarded...

  • 03 Jun
    07:01
    FLASH: Costain JV awarded A14 contracts

    Story provided by StockMarketWire.com

  • 12 May
    12:35
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 111,262 shares in the company on the 11th May 2015 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 461,262 shares. Story provided by...

  • 12 May
    12:35
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 111,262 shares in the company on the 11th May 2015 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 461,262 shares. Story provided by...

  • 12 May
    12:35
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 111,262 shares in the company on the 11th May 2015 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 461,262 shares. Story provided by...

  • 12 May
    12:35
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 111,262 shares in the company on the 11th May 2015 at a price of 0.00p. The Director now holds 461,262 shares. Story provided by...

  • 23 Apr
    15:47
    Costain confirms scrip dividend reference price

    Costain has announced the reference price for the fully paid shares to be issued to shareholders who elect to receive the scrip dividend alternative for the final dividend for the year ended 31...

  • 08 Apr
    17:05
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, exercised 52,062 shares in the company on the 3rd April 2015 at a price of 259.00p. The Director now holds 392,062 shares. Story provided by...

  • 08 Apr
    17:05
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Andrew Wyllie, Chief Executive Officer, sold post-exercise 42,062 shares in the company on the 3rd April 2015 at a price of 315.00p. The Director now holds 350,000 shares. NOTE: Sold, in part...

  • 08 Apr
    17:05
    Director Deals - Costain Group PLC (COST)

    Anthony Bickerstaff, Financial Director, exercised 34,258 shares in the company on the 3rd April 2015 at a price of 259.00p. The Director now holds 220,949 shares. Story provided by...

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