Close Brothers Group plc Company Profile (LON:CBG)

About Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)

Close Brothers Group plc logoClose Brothers Group plc is a merchant banking company. The Company provides lending, deposit taking, wealth management services and securities trading. The Company operates through three segments: Banking, Securities and Asset Management. The Banking segment provides lending to small businesses and individuals, with an emphasis on specialist finance. It also offers deposit-taking services to the United Kingdom businesses and individuals. The Securities segment provides trading services in the United Kingdom through Winterflood, a market-maker. The Asset Management segment provides a range of financial advice, investment management and online investing services to private clients and professional advisors. Its portfolio of solutions include aviation and marine, broker finance, brewery rentals, asset-based lending, commercial vehicle hire, insurance premium finance, invoice finance, motor finance, property finance, professional services finance, retail finance and technology services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:CBG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.closebrothers.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £2.27 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 148,600,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,534.97
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,560.35
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,222 - GBX 1,715
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.73
  • P/E Growth: 3.57
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £717.7 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.17
  • Book Value: GBX 7.68 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.99
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 23.84%
  • Return on Equity: 17.25%
  • Return on Assets: 2.16%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 284,198 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)

What is Close Brothers Group plc's stock symbol?

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

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

Close Brothers Group plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, March 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 23rd will be given a dividend of GBX 20 per share on Wednesday, April 26th. This represents a yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 23rd. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Close Brothers Group plc's Dividend History.

When will Close Brothers Group plc make its next earnings announcement?

Close Brothers Group plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, September, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Close Brothers Group plc.

Where is Close Brothers Group plc's stock going? Where will Close Brothers Group plc's stock price be in 2017?

11 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Close Brothers Group plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,400 to GBX 1,800. On average, they anticipate Close Brothers Group plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,544 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Close Brothers Group plc.

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

Who are Close Brothers Group plc's key executives?

Close Brothers Group plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Preben Prebensen, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Jonathan A. G. Howell, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Martin Andrew, Chief Executive - Asset Management
  • Robert Sack, Group Chief Risk Officer
  • Stephen R. Hodges, Managing Director, Banking Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Elizabeth Lee, Group Head - Legal and Regulatory Affairs, Executive Director
  • Tazim Essani, Group Head - Corporate Development
  • Rebekah Etherington, Group Head - Human Resources
  • Philip Yarrow, Chief Executive - Winterflood
  • Nicholas Jennings, Company Secretary

How do I buy Close Brothers Group plc stock?

Shares of Close Brothers Group plc 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 plc's stock price today?

One share of Close Brothers Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,529.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Close Brothers Group plc (LON CBG)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  211 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  300 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  511
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Close Brothers Group plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 8 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.09)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,544

Analysts' Ratings History for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/24/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,780 -> GBX 1,800View Rating Details
7/24/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 1,550View Rating Details
7/21/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,575View Rating Details
7/21/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,600View Rating Details
7/14/2017Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,400 -> GBX 1,535View Rating Details
5/19/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/9/2017MacquarieDowngradeUnderperformGBX 1,430View Rating Details
1/12/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,506View Rating Details
10/13/2016FinnCapReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/30/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformerGBX 1,400View Rating Details
9/27/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,500View Rating Details
9/13/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/9/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 1,320View Rating Details
9/25/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $129.77 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Close Brothers Group plc (LON CBG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/14/2017GBX 201.28%3/23/20173/23/20174/26/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/5/2017Rebekah EtheringtonInsiderBuy10GBX 1,535£153.50
8/7/2017Preben PrebensenInsiderBuy10GBX 1,515£151.50
7/5/2017Rebekah EtheringtonInsiderBuy10GBX 1,501£150.10
5/5/2017Preben PrebensenInsiderBuy9GBX 1,663£149.67
4/26/2017Elizabeth LeeInsiderBuy3GBX 1,673GBX 5,019
4/6/2017Preben PrebensenInsiderBuy10GBX 1,554£155.40
3/15/2017Elizabeth LeeInsiderSell6,000GBX 1,557£93,420
3/6/2017Philip YarrowInsiderBuy10GBX 1,508£150.80
2/6/2017Rebekah EtheringtonInsiderBuy11GBX 1,453£159.83
1/23/2017Rebekah EtheringtonInsiderSell966GBX 1,434£13,852.44
12/5/2016Philip YarrowInsiderBuy11GBX 1,367£150.37
11/7/2016Preben PrebensenInsiderBuy12GBX 1,293£155.16
10/5/2016Preben PrebensenInsiderBuy11GBX 1,376£151.36
10/4/2016Jonathan HowellInsiderSell149,292GBX 1,378£2,057,243.76
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
Latest Headlines for Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoRebekah Etherington Acquires 10 Shares of Close Brothers Group plc (CBG) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 1:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 2:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) Insider Preben Prebensen Acquires 10 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 10:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 2:40 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy I'd buy Close Brothers Group plc for its dividend but not HSBC Holdings plc - Yahoo Finance UK
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 4:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,800 by Analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 3:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 11:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 5:50 PM
rttnews.com logoClose Brothers 11-Month Trading Positive; Says Confident In FY Result
www.rttnews.com - July 21 at 6:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMOVES-Tacit Investment names new head of strategic relationships
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 6:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) Given New GBX 1,535 Price Target at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 11:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 2:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) Insider Rebekah Etherington Buys 10 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 1:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Rating Lowered to Hold at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 1:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoClose Brothers Group Plc : Neutral assessment on price but strong on fundamentals
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 5:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 3:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoClose Brothers Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CBG-GB : May 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 29 at 12:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Lowered to Hold at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 12:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 12:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reiterates Hold Rating for Close Brothers Group plc (CBG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 11:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 6:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 3:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Rating Reiterated by Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 9:01 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoClose Brothers Says Confident Of Good FY Result
www.finanznachrichten.de - May 19 at 8:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Insider Preben Prebensen Acquires 9 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 12:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Given "Overweight" Rating at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 3:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Close Brothers Group plc (CBG) Insider Acquires 10 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 1:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Given Add Rating at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 8:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 2:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Price Target Raised to GBX 1,500 at Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 10:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 3:49 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoNo ex-divs on the FTSE 100 on March 23
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 2:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Earns “Add” Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 19 at 6:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Earns “Hold” Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 19 at 1:26 AM
lse.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: Close Brothers Profit Up, Picks Direct Line's Biggs As Chair
www.lse.co.uk - March 14 at 9:08 PM
rttnews.com logoClose Brothers H1 Profit Rises - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - March 14 at 11:12 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoClose Brothers reports higher H1 profit, expects higher loan growth in H2
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 11:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoClose Brothers Group plc (CBG) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 13 at 2:19 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Close Brothers: falls on Barclays downgrade
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 6:41 AM
rttnews.com logoClose Brothers says confident of good results in H1, FY - Quick Facts - RTT News
www.rttnews.com - January 20 at 3:20 AM
moodys.com logoClose Brothers Group PLC -- Moody's assigns a A3 rating to Close Brothers Group plc's subordinated debt
www.moodys.com - January 6 at 4:32 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Close Brothers to issue 150 mln stg of subordinated debt
www.reuters.com - January 6 at 2:41 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoCosts slashed for DIY investors
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 6:34 AM

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Close Brothers Group plc (CBG) Chart for Saturday, September, 23, 2017

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