Paragon Banking Group (PAG) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 701
+10.50 (+1.52%)
(As of 04/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
323,809 shs
Average Volume
382,388 shs
Market Capitalization
£1.50 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
GBX 696.67

Paragon Banking Group MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.75 Rating Score
0.6% Downside
GBX 696.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
1.24mentions of Paragon Banking Group in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
£19.60 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.59 out of 5 stars

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About Paragon Banking Group Stock (LON:PAG)

Paragon Banking Group PLC provides financial products and services in the United Kingdom. It operates in two segments, Mortgage Lending and Commercial Lending. The Mortgage Lending segment offers buy-to-let mortgages, as well as includes owner-occupied first and second charge mortgages. The Commercial Lending segment comprises SME lending, such as hire purchase, and finance and operating leases; and provides development finance, motor finance, structured lending, and other products. It offers a range of savings products; and deposits taking, mortgage brokerage, vehicle financing, asset and portfolio administration, asset financing and contract hire, asset finance brokerage, asset investment, consumer loan finance, and surveyors and property consulting services. The company was formerly known as The Paragon Group of Companies PLC and changed its name to Paragon Banking Group PLC in September 2017. Paragon Banking Group PLC was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Solihull, the United Kingdom.

PAG Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 3/8 Dividend
Dividend Payable

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Mortgage Finance
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 696.67
High Stock Price Target
GBX 700
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 690
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
4 Analysts


Net Income
£153.90 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£393.30 million
Cash Flow
GBX 1,559.86 per share
Book Value
GBX 657 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
£1.50 billion
Not Optionable
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Nigel S. Terrington (Age 65)
    Chief Executive & Director
    Comp: $1.89M
  • Mr. Richard J. Woodman (Age 59)
    CFO & Director
    Comp: $1.2M
  • Mr. Zish Khan
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. Marius Van Niekerk
    General Counsel
  • Michael Clarke
    Head of Media Relations
  • Ms. Anne Barnett
    Chief People Officer
  • Mr. Dave Newcombe
    Managing Director of Commercial Lending
  • Mr. Michael Francis Helsby (Age 52)
    Managing Director of Strategic Development and Savings
  • Ms. Jan Greenhalgh
    Head of New Business-Asset Finance
  • Anup Sangha
    Head of Credit- Asset Finance

PAG Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Paragon Banking Group stock right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Paragon Banking Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" PAG shares.
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What is Paragon Banking Group's stock price target for 2024?

4 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Paragon Banking Group's stock. Their PAG share price targets range from GBX 690 to GBX 700. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach GBX 696.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.6%.
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How have PAG shares performed in 2024?

Paragon Banking Group's stock was trading at GBX 697.50 at the start of the year. Since then, PAG stock has increased by 0.5% and is now trading at GBX 701.
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How were Paragon Banking Group's earnings last quarter?

Paragon Banking Group PLC (LON:PAG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June, 10th. The company reported $17.60 earnings per share for the quarter. Paragon Banking Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.88% and a net margin of 39.13%.

How often does Paragon Banking Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Paragon Banking Group?

Paragon Banking Group announced a dividend on Tuesday, June 6th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 11 per share on Friday, July 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.18%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 6th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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Is Paragon Banking Group a good dividend stock?

Paragon Banking Group (LON:PAG) pays an annual dividend of GBX 37 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.54%. PAG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 5,606.06%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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How do I buy shares of Paragon Banking Group?

Shares of PAG stock 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.
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This page (LON:PAG) was last updated on 4/23/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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