Countrywide PLC Company Profile (LON:CWD)

About Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD)

Countrywide PLC logoCountrywide plc is an integrated residential estate agency and property services group in the United Kingdom. The Company offers estate agency and lettings services, together with a range of complementary services. The Company operates in five businesses: residential property sales; residential property lettings and property management; arranging mortgages, insurance and related financial products (provided by third parties) for participants in residential property transactions; surveying and valuation services for mortgage lenders and prospective homebuyers, and residential property conveyance services. Countrywide Holdings, Ltd. is the holding company of the Company. In October 2013, Countrywide PLC announced that its subsidiary, Countrywide Group plc completed the acquisition of Lambert Smith Hampton.

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  • Symbol: LON:CWD
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  • Market Cap: £372.66 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 215,412,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 167.74
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 176.07
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 147.96 - GBX 375
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.62
  • P/E Growth: -0.65
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £725.26 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.51
  • Book Value: GBX 2.23 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.78
  • Dividend Yield: 5.5%
  • EBIDTA: £73.53 million
  • Average Volume: 625,481 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD)

What is Countrywide PLC's stock symbol?

Countrywide PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CWD."

How often does Countrywide PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Countrywide PLC?

Countrywide PLC announced a dividend on Thursday, July 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 8th will be given a dividend of GBX 5 per share on Friday, October 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.9%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 8th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Countrywide PLC's Dividend History.

When will Countrywide PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Countrywide PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Countrywide PLC.

Where is Countrywide PLC's stock going? Where will Countrywide PLC's stock price be in 2017?

7 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Countrywide PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 165 to GBX 288. On average, they expect Countrywide PLC's share price to reach GBX 197.71 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Countrywide PLC.

Who are some of Countrywide PLC's key competitors?

How do I buy Countrywide PLC stock?

Shares of Countrywide 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.

How much does a share of Countrywide PLC stock cost?

One share of Countrywide PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 173.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.71)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 197.71

Analysts' Ratings History for Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
4/26/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 165View Rating Details
3/10/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 175View Rating Details
1/19/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 250 -> GBX 173View Rating Details
1/18/2017Citigroup IncReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 185View Rating Details
11/24/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 180View Rating Details
8/1/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 288View Rating Details
6/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingSellGBX 218View Rating Details
2/15/2016Whitman HowardReiterated RatingSellGBX 273View Rating Details
7/30/2015Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 570View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD)
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Earnings Estimates for Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $19.16 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/28/2016GBX 51.9%9/8/20169/8/201610/7/2016
2/25/2016GBX 103.03%3/24/20163/24/20165/5/2016
7/30/2015GBX 50.94%9/10/20159/10/201510/9/2015
6/26/2014GBX 91.71%8/13/20148/13/20149/15/2014
2/27/2014GBX 60.98%3/26/20143/26/20145/7/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/5/2017Natalie CeeneyInsiderBuy1,751GBX 160£2,801.60
4/7/2017Alison PlattInsiderBuy98GBX 153£149.94
3/6/2017Jim ClarkeInsiderBuy80GBX 189£151.20
2/6/2017Alison PlattInsiderBuy81GBX 184£149.04
1/5/2017Jim ClarkeInsiderBuy82GBX 184£150.88
12/6/2016Alison PlattInsiderBuy87GBX 172£149.64
11/7/2016Alison PlattInsiderBuy79GBX 189£149.31
10/6/2016Alison PlattInsiderBuy69GBX 217£149.73
9/6/2016Platt,AlisonInsiderBuy57GBX 264£150.48
8/5/2016Clarke,JimInsiderBuy60GBX 248£148.80
7/5/2016Platt,AlisonInsiderBuy66GBX 230£151.80
6/8/2016Platt,AlisonInsiderBuy40GBX 368£147.20
5/11/2016Clarke,JimInsiderBuy42GBX 356£149.52
4/5/2016Clarke,JimInsiderBuy40GBX 376£150.40
3/22/2016Turner,GrenvilleInsiderSell357,634GBX 382£1,366,161.88
3/7/2016Clarke,JimInsiderBuy39GBX 380£148.20
2/25/2016Gavin,RupertInsiderBuy3,000GBX 344£10,320
2/8/2016Clarke,JimInsiderBuy40GBX 377£150.80
1/5/2016Clarke,JimInsiderBuy39GBX 384£149.76
12/8/2015Clarke,JimInsiderBuy35GBX 424£148.40
11/5/2015Clarke,JimInsiderBuy37GBX 414£153.18
10/7/2015Clarke,JimInsiderBuy29GBX 509£147.61
9/9/2015Clarke,JimInsiderBuy30GBX 510£153
8/7/2015Clarke,JimInsiderBuy29GBX 505£146.45
7/31/2015Gavin,RupertInsiderBuy1,950GBX 510£9,945
7/7/2015Clarke,JimInsiderBuy27GBX 566£152.82
5/15/2015Grenville TurnerInsiderSell300,000GBX 595.53£1,786,590
3/19/2015Jim ClarkeInsiderSell455,183GBX 525£2,389,710.75
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD)
Latest Headlines for Countrywide PLC (LON:CWD)
DateHeadline logoCountrywide PLC :CWD-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : May 12, 2017 - May 12 at 10:12 PM logoCountrywide PLC breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CWD-GB : May 9, 2017 - May 9 at 5:25 AM logoCountrywide PLC (CWD) Insider Natalie Ceeney Acquires 1,751 Shares - May 5 at 11:26 AM logoCountrywide PLC (CWD) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 2 at 11:04 PM logoCountrywide PLC breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CWD-GB : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 5:08 PM logoCountrywide PLC (CWD) Stock Rating Lowered by Peel Hunt - April 16 at 12:29 AM logoAlison Platt Purchases 98 Shares of Countrywide PLC (CWD) Stock - April 11 at 8:25 PM logoCountrywide PLC (CWD) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - April 5 at 5:46 PM logo[$$] Is online estate agent Purplebricks overvalued? - March 23 at 2:58 AM logoU.K. Housing Downturn Slams Brokers - March 14 at 1:10 PM logoNumis Securities Ltd Reaffirms Hold Rating for Countrywide PLC (CWD) - March 10 at 11:10 PM logoCountrywide PLC (CWD) Given Reduce Rating at Peel Hunt - March 9 at 11:33 PM logoCountrywide profit hit by cost of digital shift - March 9 at 5:12 PM logoFull Year 2016 Countrywide PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET - March 9 at 5:12 PM logoThis could be the best recovery stock ever - March 9 at 5:12 PM logoEdited Transcript of CWD.L earnings conference call or presentation 9-Mar-17 9:00am GMT - March 9 at 5:12 PM logoCountrywide 2016 profit down 59% on sales hit - March 9 at 3:24 AM logoCountrywide PLC (CWD) to Release Earnings on Thursday - March 8 at 3:15 AM logoUK online property agent Purplebricks jumps on US plans - Nasdaq - February 23 at 4:34 PM logoUK online property agent Purplebricks jumps on U.S. plans - February 23 at 4:34 PM logoShould you avoid UK property? - January 13 at 5:23 PM logo[$$] UK housebuilder Countryside reports profits up a third - November 29 at 5:49 PM logo[$$] Lettings agents' main incentive is well aligned - November 24 at 4:36 PM logoCountrywide Falls to Lowest Since 2013 as Housing Market Weakens - November 24 at 9:52 AM logo[$$] Countrywide shares fall after profit downgrade - November 24 at 9:52 AM logoCountrywide Stock Falls to Record Low as Brexit, Rule Changes Hit Hard - November 24 at 9:52 AM logo2 reasons why estate agents could still make sense for investors - November 24 at 9:52 AM logoUK's Countrywide warns Brexit will hit 2016 earnings - November 24 at 9:52 AM logoLONDON MARKETS: Commodity Stocks Pull FTSE 100 Higher Once Again - Nasdaq - November 23 at 10:11 PM logoLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Ends With A Whimper As Housing, Retail Shares Fall - Nasdaq - November 23 at 10:11 PM logoLONDON MARKETS: Retail, Housing Shares Yank FTSE 100 Into The Red - November 23 at 11:38 AM


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Countrywide PLC (CWD) Chart for Sunday, May, 28, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/28/2017 by Staff