Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC Company Profile (LON:CRST)

About Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON:CRST)

Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC logoCrest Nicholson Holdings plc is a United Kingdom-based residential developer operating in the Southern half of England. The Company's product range varies from homes for first time buyers to large family homes, and includes a mixture of houses, apartments and supporting commercial premises as part of its developments. The Company operates across the South of England through five divisions: South West, Chiltern, Eastern, South and London. The Company also has two business units: Crest Nicholson Regeneration and Crest Strategic Projects. The Crest Nicholson Regeneration unit specializes in developments with public and private partners, incorporating residential and mixed use projects. The Crest Strategic Projects unit focuses on sourcing unallocated sites and secures planning permissions over time for medium- to long-term development to be delivered through its divisions. Its support services include land and planning, technical and quality production, and audit services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £1.5 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 254,899,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 547.68
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 559.21
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 392.38 - GBX 648.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.49
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.01 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.49
  • Book Value: GBX 2.88 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.04
  • EBITDA: £207 million
  • Net Margins: 14.80%
  • Return on Equity: 17.03%
  • Return on Assets: 8.61%
  • Average Volume: 782,972 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON:CRST)

What is Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC's stock symbol?

Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CRST."

How often does Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC?

Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC declared a dividend on Tuesday, June 13th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 21st will be given a dividend of GBX 11.20 per share on Friday, October 6th. This represents a yield of 1.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 21st. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC's stock going? Where will Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC's stock price be in 2017?

10 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 542 to GBX 745. On average, they anticipate Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC's share price to reach GBX 661.89 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC.

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Who are Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC's key executives?

Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Stephen Stone, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Robert Allen, Group Finance Director, Director
  • Patrick Bergin, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director
  • Chris Tinker, Executive Director, Regeneration Chairman
  • Darren Dancey, Group Design and Technical Director
  • Robin Hoyles, Group Land and Planning Director
  • Kevin Maguire, Group Company Secretary
  • William J. Rucker, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Octavia K. Morley, Non-Executive Director
  • Pam Alexander OBE, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC stock?

Shares of Crest Nicholson Holdings 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 Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC's stock price today?

One share of Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 588.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON CRST)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  356 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  291 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  647
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Crest Nicholson Holdings 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 Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON:CRST) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.70)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 661.89
Consensus Price Target History for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON:CRST)
Price Target History for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON:CRST)
Analysts' Ratings History for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON:CRST)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/29/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 590View Rating Details
9/27/2017Peel HuntUpgradeBuyGBX 720View Rating Details
9/25/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 691View Rating Details
9/1/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 649View Rating Details
6/26/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 666 -> GBX 720View Rating Details
6/14/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 660View Rating Details
6/14/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyGBX 650 -> GBX 640View Rating Details
6/13/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/8/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 745View Rating Details
11/16/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 542View Rating Details
6/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 384View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON:CRST)
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Earnings Estimates for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON:CRST)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $67.70 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON CRST)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/13/2017GBX 11.201.91%9/21/20179/21/201710/6/2017
1/24/2017GBX 18.503.76%3/16/20173/16/20174/7/2017
6/14/2016GBX 9.101.75%9/22/20169/22/201610/6/2016
1/26/2016GBX 13.302.46%3/10/20163/10/20164/8/2016
6/16/2015GBX 6.401.15%9/24/20159/24/201510/8/2015
1/27/2015GBX 10.202.67%3/12/20153/12/20154/8/2015
6/17/2014GBX 4.101.22%9/24/20149/24/201410/9/2014
1/28/2014GBX 6.501.83%3/12/20143/12/20144/9/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON:CRST)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON:CRST)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (LON:CRST)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/11/2017Chris TinkerInsiderSell52,000GBX 510£265,200
3/29/2017Chris TinkerInsiderSell4,950GBX 532£26,334
2/22/2017Patrick BerginInsiderSell53,581GBX 530£283,979.30
7/19/2016Alexander,PamInsiderBuy4,777GBX 419£20,015.63
4/8/2016Stone,StephenInsiderSell195,000GBX 560£1,092,000
3/24/2016Flood,SharonInsiderBuy5,559GBX 566£31,463.94
4/20/2015Stephen StoneInsiderSell600,000GBX 439.86£2,639,160
3/30/2015Patrick BerginInsiderSell300,000GBX 420.61£1,261,830
2/27/2015Patrick BerginInsiderSell14,754GBX 435.25£64,216.79
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Crest Nicholson Holdings PLC (CRST) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by Staff

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