LON:CBG - Close Brothers Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 1,407 -23.00 (-1.61 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 11:11 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,430
Today's RangeGBX 1,405 - GBX 1,452
52-Week RangeGBX 1,387 - GBX 1,682
Volume106,961 shs
Average Volume422,969 shs
Market Capitalization£2.10 billion
P/E Ratio10.55
Dividend Yield4.28%
BetaN/A
Close Brothers Group plc, a merchant banking company, provides financial services to small businesses and individuals in the United Kingdom. It operates through five segments: Commercial, Retail, Property, Securities, and Asset Management. The company offers various deposit products, including fixed term deposits and notice accounts. It also provides asset finance, asset-based lending, commercial vehicle hire, short-term bridging finance, insurance premium finance, invoice discounting and factoring, motor finance, and property finance products. In addition, the company offers funding services for general aviation aircraft, and various leisure and commercial vessels; sale and rent back services for the brewing sector; broker finance services to agriculture, construction, manufacturing, and transport industries; leasing services for construction, manufacturing, IT equipment, and specialist assets; loan, hire purchase, leasing, and refinancing services to the professional service sector, including dental, medical, pharmacy, and veterinary sectors; and technology services for technology funding, acquisition, management, and recovery. Further, it provides financial education, investment management, and financial planning and advice services; self-directed services that help investors to manage their portfolio online; and services for financial advisers. Additionally, the company offers liquidity and flexible execution services to retail stockbrokers, wealth managers, and institutional investors; market making, sales, research, and corporate broking services; and dealing, custody, and settlement services to the institutional, wealth management, and brokerage clients. Close Brothers Group plc was founded in 1878 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-76553100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£814.20 million
Cash FlowGBX 871.53 per share
Book ValueGBX 893.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees3,000
Market Cap£2.10 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Close Brothers Group (LON:CBG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Close Brothers Group's stock symbol?

Close Brothers Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CBG."

How often does Close Brothers Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Close Brothers Group?

Close Brothers Group announced a dividend on Tuesday, March 12th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 21st will be given a dividend of GBX 22 per share on Wednesday, April 24th. This represents a yield of 1.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 21st. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Close Brothers Group's Dividend History.

How were Close Brothers Group's earnings last quarter?

Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, March, 13th. The company reported $71.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $68.50 by $2.70. The company earned $405.50 million during the quarter. View Close Brothers Group's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for CBG?

7 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Close Brothers Group's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,500 to GBX 1,700. On average, they anticipate Close Brothers Group's stock price to reach GBX 1,617.71 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Close Brothers Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Close Brothers Group?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Close Brothers Group in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Close Brothers Group.

Has Close Brothers Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about CBG stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Close Brothers Group earned a news sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Close Brothers Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Close Brothers Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Close Brothers Group investors own include Hologic (HOLX), The Sage Group (SGE), Micron Technology (MU), Constellation Brands (STZ), HSBC (HSBA), Herc (HRI), Starbucks (SBUX), AmerisourceBergen (ABC), 3i Group (III) and Barclays (BARC).

Who are Close Brothers Group's key executives?

Close Brothers Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Per Preben Prebensen, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Ms. Elizabeth Lee, Group Head of Legal & Regulatory Affairs and Director
  • Mr. Michael Bartlett Morgan, Group Fin. Director & Director (Age 54)
  • Ms. Nancy Ann Curtin, Chief Investment Officer and Head of Bespoke (Age 61)
  • Ms. Sophie A. Ameln Gillingham, Director of Investor Relations

How do I buy shares of Close Brothers Group?

Shares of CBG and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Close Brothers Group's stock price today?

One share of CBG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,407.

How big of a company is Close Brothers Group?

Close Brothers Group has a market capitalization of £2.10 billion and generates £814.20 million in revenue each year. Close Brothers Group employs 3,000 workers across the globe.

What is Close Brothers Group's official website?

The official website for Close Brothers Group is http://www.closebrothers.com.

How can I contact Close Brothers Group?

Close Brothers Group's mailing address is 10 Crown Place, LONDON, EC2A 4FT, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-76553100.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Close Brothers Group (LON CBG)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  355 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  453 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  808
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Close Brothers Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CBG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CBG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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