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LON:CBGClose Brothers Group Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 1,161
+34.00 (+3.02 %)
(As of 08/12/2020 02:25 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 1,161
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 1,125.24
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 1,161
Volume228,138 shs
Average Volume422,969 shs
Market Capitalization£1.76 billion
P/E Ratio9.10
Dividend Yield6.57%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.9Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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2.14 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£823.60 million
Cash FlowGBX 1,019.40 per share
Book ValueGBX 956.40 per share



Market Cap£1.76 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 1,161
+34.00 (+3.02 %)
(As of 08/12/2020 02:25 AM ET)
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Close Brothers Group (LON:CBG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Close Brothers Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Close Brothers Group's stock was trading at GBX 1,146 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CBG stock has increased by 1.3% and is now trading at GBX 1,161.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Close Brothers Group?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Close Brothers Group 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's earnings last quarter?

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

Close Brothers Group declared a dividend on Tuesday, March 10th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 19th will be given a dividend of GBX 22.70 per share on Wednesday, April 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 2%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 19th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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What price target have analysts set for CBG?

10 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Close Brothers Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 800 to GBX 1,580. On average, they expect Close Brothers Group's stock price to reach GBX 1,268.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.3% from the stock's current price.
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Has Close Brothers Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CBG stock have been trending negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Close Brothers Group earned a news impact score of -2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.
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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 The Sage Group (SGE), Hologic (HOLX), BHP Group (BHP), Herc (HRI), EZCORP (EZPW), Mobileye (MBBYF), Town Sports International (CLUB), Ascena Retail Group (ASNA), Aviva (AV) and AstraZeneca (AZN).

Who are Close Brothers Group's key executives?

Close Brothers Group's management team includes the following 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)
  • Mr. Martyn Atkinson, Group Chief Operating Officer
  • Ms. Nancy Ann Curtin, Chief Investment Officer and Head of Bespoke (Age 61)

What is Close Brothers Group's stock symbol?

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

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 1,161.

How big of a company is Close Brothers Group?

Close Brothers Group has a market capitalization of £1.76 billion and generates £823.60 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 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.

This page was last updated on 8/12/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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