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Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,393
-5.00 (-0.36 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 04:35 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 1,393
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 1,206.63
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 1,393
Volume243,205 shs
Average Volume304,792 shs
Market Capitalization£2.10 billion
P/E Ratio19.21
Dividend Yield6.08%
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, Asset Management, and Securities. 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, 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; and loan, hire purchase, leasing, and refinancing services to the professional service sector, including dental, medical, pharmacy, and veterinary sectors. 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 headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.9Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.17 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£748.90 million
Cash FlowGBX 1,324.27 per share
Book ValueGBX 969.50 per share



Market Cap£2.10 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 1,393
-5.00 (-0.36 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 04:35 PM ET)
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Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L) (LON:CBG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)'s stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)'s stock was trading at GBX 1,146 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CBG shares have increased by 21.6% and is now trading at GBX 1,393.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L) in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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How were Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)'s earnings last quarter?

Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L) (LON:CBG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, March, 13th. The company reported $71.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $68.50 by $2.70. The firm earned $405.50 million during the quarter.
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How often does Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)?

Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L) declared a dividend on Tuesday, September 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 15th will be given a dividend of GBX 40 per share on Tuesday, November 24th. This represents a yield of 4%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 15th. This is an increase from Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)'s previous dividend of GBX 22.70. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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What price target have analysts set for CBG?

10 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)'s shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 800 to GBX 1,470. On average, they expect Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)'s stock price to reach GBX 1,234 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.4%.
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Who are some of Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)'s key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L) own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L) investors own include The Sage Group plc (SGE.L) (SGE), Hologic (HOLX), BHP Group (BHP), Herc (HRI), EZCORP (EZPW), (MBBYF) (MBBYF), Town Sports International (CLUB), Ascena Retail Group (ASNA), Aviva plc (AV.L) (AV) and AstraZeneca PLC (AZN.L) (AZN).

Who are Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)'s key executives?

Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael Bartlett Morgan, CFO, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 55, Pay $655k)
  • Mr. Adrian John Sainsbury, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Martyn Atkinson, Group Chief Operating Officer
  • Ms. Sophie A. Ameln Gillingham, Director of Investor Relations
  • Camila Sugimura, Deputy Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Angela Yotov, Group Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Rebekah Etherington, Group Head of HR
  • Mr. Andreas Reinert, Managing Director of Food & Consumer Goods - Germany
  • Mr. Nigel Anthony Mottershead, Head of Credit (Age 62)
  • Mr. Robert Sack, Group Chief Risk Officer

What is Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)'s stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)?

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 plc (CBG.L)'s stock price today?

One share of CBG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,393.

How big of a company is Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)?

Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L) has a market capitalization of £2.10 billion and generates £748.90 million in revenue each year. Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L) employs 3,500 workers across the globe.

What is Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)'s official website?

The official website for Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L) is www.closebrothers.com.

How can I contact Close Brothers Group plc (CBG.L)?

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

This page was last updated on 12/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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