Close Brothers Group plc Company Profile (LON:CBG)

About Close Brothers Group plc

Close Brothers Group plc logoClose Brothers Group plc is a United Kingdom-based merchant banking company. The Company provides lending, deposit taking, wealth management services and securities trading. The Company operates through three divisions: banking, which provides a range of lending products to the United Kingdom small and medium enterprises (SMEs), as well as installment payment solutions to the United Kingdom retail borrowers; securities, which provides dealing and execution services to financial institutions through Winterflood, and asset management, which provides wealth management service for individuals, incorporating both financial planning advice and investment management. Its portfolio of solutions include asset finance, broker finance, brewery rentals, asset-based lending, commercial vehicle rentals, invoice finance, motor finance, property finance, savings, treasury, bespoke investment management, self-directed service, employee benefits solutions, leasing and insurance premium finance.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: CBG
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $18.18
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1380.51
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1269.87
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 975 - GBX 1,569
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.56
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $2.04B
  • Outstanding Shares: 148,399,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.36)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,472.33

Analysts' Ratings History for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/28/2016Numis Securities LtdUpgradeAddGBX 1,619View Rating Details
9/28/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,400 -> GBX 1,500View Rating Details
9/28/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,500View Rating Details
9/27/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,398View Rating Details
9/27/2016Peel HuntDowngradeAddGBX 1,600View Rating Details
9/27/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,500View Rating Details
9/23/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformerGBX 1,400View Rating Details
9/13/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/20/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/9/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 1,320View Rating Details
2/18/2016MacquarieUpgradeOutperformGBX 1,414View Rating Details
9/25/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
7/24/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,844View Rating Details
5/1/2015HSBCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,840View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/29/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
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Earnings Estimates for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $122.69 EPS


Dividend History for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/27/2016GBX 382.76%10/13/201610/13/201611/22/2016
3/8/2016GBX 191.46%3/17/20163/17/20164/20/2016
9/22/2015GBX 35.502.4%10/15/201510/15/201511/24/2015
9/23/2014GBX 32.502.28%10/16/201410/16/201411/25/2014
3/11/2014GBX 16.501.12%3/19/20143/19/20144/23/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/27/2016Elizabeth LeeInsiderSell20,000GBX 1,417£283,400
9/5/2016Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy10GBX 1,393£139.30
8/5/2016Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy12GBX 1,280£153.60
7/5/2016Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy14GBX 1,025£143.50
6/27/2016Hodges,Stephen RInsiderBuy40,000GBX 1,084£433,600
6/6/2016Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy12GBX 1,298£155.76
5/20/2016Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy23,357GBX 1,280£298,969.60
5/6/2016Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy13GBX 1,195£155.35
4/7/2016Howell,JonathanInsiderSell9,107GBX 1,238£112,744.66
4/6/2016Howell,JonathanInsiderSell53,893GBX 1,230£662,883.90
4/5/2016Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy12GBX 1,231£147.72
3/7/2016Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy11GBX 1,392£153.12
2/5/2016Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy12GBX 1,246£149.52
12/7/2015Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy11GBX 1,396£153.56
11/25/2015Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy1GBX 1,422GBX 1,422
11/20/2015Howell,JonathanInsiderSell56,901GBX 1,479£841,565.79
11/19/2015Howell,JonathanInsiderSell64,000GBX 1,494£956,160
11/5/2015Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy10GBX 1,480£148
10/7/2015Prebensen,PrebenInsiderSell82,599GBX 1,547£1,277,806.53
10/6/2015Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy10GBX 1,550£155
10/5/2015Lee,ElizabethInsiderSell20,000GBX 1,529£305,800
9/8/2015Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy10GBX 1,478£147.80
8/6/2015Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy10GBX 1,469£146.90
7/7/2015Prebensen,PrebenInsiderBuy10GBX 1,543£154.30
5/6/2015Preben PrebensenInsiderSell44,039GBX 1,524£671,154.36
4/8/2015Jonathan HowellInsiderSell229,773GBX 1,592£3,657,986.16
1/27/2015Stephen R HodgesInsiderSell46,406GBX 1,545£716,972.70
1/26/2015Elizabeth LeeInsiderSell16,827GBX 1,556.60£261,929.08
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
DateHeadline logoClose Brothers Fiscal Year Profit Rises - Quick Facts (LON:CBG) - September 28 at 3:58 PM logoClose Brothers : *BARCLAYS RAISES CLOSE BROTHERS PRICE TARGET TO 1,500 (1,400)P - 'OVERWEIGHT' (LON:CBG) - September 28 at 3:58 PM logo[$$] Close Brothers: banking on the cycle (LON:CBG) - September 27 at 4:02 PM logoClose Brothers Fiscal Year Profit Rises - Quick Facts - RTT News (LON:CBG) - September 27 at 8:40 AM logoShould you buy this bank instead of Lloyds Banking Group? (LON:CBG) - September 26 at 8:52 AM
News IconScisys Plc Plans Dividend of GBX 0.53 (SSY) (LON:CBG) - September 23 at 3:31 PM
News IconClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Insider Prebensen,Preben Acquires 12 Shares - DailyQuint (LON:CBG) - September 21 at 8:05 AM
News IconRecent Research Analysts' Ratings Changes for Close Brothers Group plc (CBG) - DailyQuint (LON:CBG) - September 20 at 9:57 AM logoClose Brothers : Representation of key ratios (LON:CBG) - September 14 at 9:18 PM
News IconAnalysts At Citigroup Reiterated Close Brothers Group (LON:CBG) As Buy - National Daily Press (LON:CBG) - September 13 at 8:56 AM logoRepresentation of key ratios (LON:CBG) - September 13 at 8:56 AM logoOur pick of the best fixed-rate savings bonds (LON:CBG) - September 8 at 3:59 PM logoYou can't hold your Sipp money in fixed-rate bonds, savers told (LON:CBG) - August 31 at 8:53 AM
News IconStock-market investors will hang on Yellen's every word at Jackson Hole (LON:CBG) - August 20 at 9:01 AM logoMARKET SNAPSHOT: Stock-market Investors Will Hang On Yellen's Every Word At Jackson Hole (LON:CBG) - August 20 at 9:01 AM logoClose Brothers downgraded by Liberum (LON:CBG) - August 18 at 12:30 PM logoClose Brothers : *LIBERUM CUTS CLOSE BROTHERS TO 'HOLD' ('BUY') - TARGET 1398 PENCE (LON:CBG) - August 18 at 12:30 PM logoClose Bros Grp PLC (CBG) (LON:CBG) - August 16 at 4:08 PM
News IconClose Brothers increases financial support in Ireland with five key appointments (LON:CBG) - August 4 at 4:13 PM logoOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Close Brothers Group (LON:CBG) - FTSE News (LON:CBG) - July 27 at 9:49 PM logoA statement released today by Barclays Capital about (LON:CBG) Close Brothers Group PLC bumps the target price to 1,400GBX (LON:CBG) - July 26 at 12:11 PM logoClose Brothers Group plc 30.7% Potential Upside Indicated by Peel Hunt - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:CBG) - July 25 at 8:53 AM logoPeel Hunt disclosed (LON:CBG) Close Brothers Group PLC, renewing its stock price target at 1600GBX today - Breaking Finance News (LON:CBG) - July 25 at 8:53 AM logoClose Brothers Group PLC (LON:CBG) target price upped to 1500GBX as announced today by JP Morgan Cazenove - Breaking Finance News (LON:CBG) - July 24 at 8:45 AM logoDIY pensions: the cheapest Sipp providers who could save you thousands (LON:CBG) - July 24 at 2:21 AM logoPeel Hunt retained Close Brothers Group PLC (LON:CBG) as 'Buy' With 1600 PT - FTSE News (LON:CBG) - July 23 at 8:21 AM
News IconClose Brothers Group PLC (LON:CBG) Stock Rating Reiterated by JP Morgan Cazenove; The GBX 1500.00 Target ... - Consumer Eagle (LON:CBG) - July 23 at 8:21 AM logoClose Brothers : *JPMORGAN RAISES CLOSE BROTHERS PRICE TARGET TO 1500 PENCE - 'OVERWEIGHT' (LON:CBG) - July 22 at 12:11 PM logoClose Brothers Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CBG-GB : July 22, 2016 (LON:CBG) - July 22 at 4:35 AM logoClose Brothers confident of outlook (LON:CBG) - July 21 at 4:08 PM logoClose Brothers : Trading In Line With Solid Outcome Expected For Year (LON:CBG) - July 21 at 4:08 PM logoClose Brothers Says Remains Confident In Delivering Solid Result For FY (LON:CBG) - July 21 at 4:08 PM logoNumis announced (LON:CBG) Close Brothers Group PLC, upping its target price to 1,551GBX earlier today (LON:CBG) - July 21 at 4:08 PM logoClose Brothers says remains confident in delivering solid result for FY - RTT News (LON:CBG) - July 21 at 8:01 AM logoBarclays Capital announced (LON:CBG) Close Brothers Group PLC, stepping up its price target to 1350GBX earlier today - Breaking Finance News (LON:CBG) - July 21 at 8:01 AM logoClose Brothers Group (LON:CBG) Broker Price Targets - Fiscal Standard (LON:CBG) - July 20 at 12:05 PM logoBRIEF-Caledonia Investments agrees on terms to acquire Liberation Group (LON:CBG) - July 6 at 9:51 PM logoJP Morgan Cazenove disclosed (LON:CBG) Close Brothers Group PLC, cutting its stock price target to GBX1,400 today (LON:CBG) - July 3 at 3:56 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Close Brothers Group Plc : July 1, 2016 (LON:CBG) - July 1 at 6:00 PM logoClose Brothers : *BARCLAYS RAISES CLOSE BROTHERS TO 'OVERWEIGHT' ('EW') - TARGET 1,300 PENCE (LON:CBG) - July 1 at 12:08 PM logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Close Brothers Executive Buys 40,000 Shares (LON:CBG) - June 28 at 8:34 PM logoNotice of Pre-Close Period Trading Update (LON:CBG) - June 27 at 11:41 AM logoClose Brothers Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CBG-GB : June 27, 2016 (LON:CBG) - June 27 at 4:48 AM logoChange in Director's Details (LON:CBG) - June 24 at 11:00 AM logoMoody's assigns Aaa(sf) rating to ABS notes issued by Orbita Funding 2016-1 plc (LON:CBG) - June 9 at 7:52 AM
News IconClose Brothers Aviation and Marine (LON:CBG) - June 7 at 9:44 PM logoClose Brothers Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CBG-GB : May 23, 2016 (LON:CBG) - May 23 at 4:35 AM logoClose Brothers says third-quarter loan book rises 4 percent (LON:CBG) - May 20 at 6:32 AM logoQ3 2016 Trading Update (LON:CBG) - May 20 at 3:33 AM logoClose Bros delivers improved Q3 performance (LON:CBG) - May 20 at 3:20 AM


Last Updated on 9/29/2016 by Staff