Paragon Group of Companies PLC Company Profile (LON:PAG)

About Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG)

Paragon Group of Companies PLC logoThe Paragon Group of Companies PLC is engaged in financial services business. The Company operates as an independent buy-to-let lender, and as a debt purchaser through its Idem Capital division, where it purchases, co-manages and services secured and unsecured consumer loan portfolios. It operates through three segments: Paragon Mortgages, Idem Capital and Paragon Bank. The Paragon Mortgages segment includes revenue, in the form of interest and ancillary income, from its first mortgage operations, and from other assets remaining in legacy consumer portfolios. The Idem Capital segment includes revenue generated from assets purchased by its debt investment business, Idem Capital Holdings Limited and third-party loan administration activity. The Paragon Bank segment includes revenue generated from its regulated banking business, Paragon Bank PLC and its subsidiaries, including the acquired asset finance companies. Its loan assets include first mortgage assets and second mortgages.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £1.12 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 272,320,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 433.30
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 432.22
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 256.70 - GBX 490.80
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.04
  • P/E Growth: 1.61
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £253.1 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.41
  • Book Value: GBX 3.65 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.12
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 26.36%
  • Return on Equity: 11.46%
  • Return on Assets: 0.84%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 984,716 shs.
 
Frequently Asked Questions for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG)

What is Paragon Group of Companies PLC's stock symbol?

Paragon Group of Companies PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "PAG."

How often does Paragon Group of Companies PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Paragon Group of Companies PLC?

Paragon Group of Companies PLC announced a dividend on Tuesday, May 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 4.70 per share on Friday, July 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 6th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Paragon Group of Companies PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Paragon Group of Companies PLC's stock going? Where will Paragon Group of Companies PLC's stock price be in 2017?

11 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Paragon Group of Companies PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 355 to GBX 560. On average, they anticipate Paragon Group of Companies PLC's stock price to reach GBX 431.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Paragon Group of Companies PLC.

Who are some of Paragon Group of Companies PLC's key competitors?

Who are Paragon Group of Companies PLC's key executives?

Paragon Group of Companies PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert G. Dench, Chairman of the Board
  • Nigel S. Terrington, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Richard J. Woodman, Group Finance Director, Director
  • John A. Heron, Managing Director - Paragon Mortgages, Executive Director
  • Hugo R. Tudor, Non-Executive Director
  • Fiona J. Clutterbuck, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Alan K. Fletcher, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Peter J. N. Hartill, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Paragon Group of Companies PLC stock?

Shares of Paragon Group of Companies 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 Paragon Group of Companies PLC's stock price today?

One share of Paragon Group of Companies PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 409.50.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON PAG)
Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  513 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  261 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  774
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Paragon Group of Companies 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 Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 1 Hold Rating, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.18)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 431.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/3/2017Numis Securities LtdDowngradeReduceGBX 464 -> GBX 375View Rating Details
7/3/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 500View Rating Details
6/2/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 490View Rating Details
5/26/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 546 -> GBX 560View Rating Details
5/24/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 355View Rating Details
5/23/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 460 -> GBX 510View Rating Details
5/23/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/1/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 350 -> GBX 440View Rating Details
1/30/2017Panmure GordonBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 340 -> GBX 355View Rating Details
11/24/2016Bank of America CorporationDowngradeUnderperformGBX 360View Rating Details
9/23/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 350 -> GBX 370View Rating Details
9/14/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 500View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $42.14 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON PAG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/23/2017GBX 4.700.99%7/6/20177/6/20177/28/2017
11/23/2016GBX 9.202.48%1/5/20171/5/20172/13/2017
5/24/2016GBX 4.301.43%6/30/20166/30/20167/22/2016
11/24/2015GBX 7.401.86%1/7/20161/7/20162/15/2016
5/19/2015GBX 3.600.81%7/2/20157/2/20157/24/2015
11/25/2014GBX 61.48%1/8/20151/8/20152/16/2015
5/20/2014GBX 30.78%7/2/20147/2/20147/25/2014
11/26/2013GBX 4.801.4%1/8/20141/8/20142/10/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/24/2017Hugo TudorInsiderSell20,000GBX 472£94,400
5/23/2017Hugo TudorInsiderSell105,000GBX 476£499,800
1/4/2017Richard WoodmanInsiderSell385,714GBX 413£1,592,998.82
12/21/2016John HeronInsiderSell172,853GBX 400£691,412
12/19/2016Nigel S TerringtonInsiderSell500,000GBX 395£1,975,000
7/7/2016Fletcher,AlanInsiderBuy22,949GBX 234£53,700.66
7/5/2016Dench,RobertInsiderBuy43,278GBX 231£99,972.18
6/30/2016Woodman,RichardInsiderSell19,742GBX 242£47,775.64
1/28/2016Fletcher,AlanInsiderBuy22,930GBX 327£74,981.10
12/17/2015Terrington,Nigel SInsiderBuy50,000GBX 362£181,000
12/2/2015Clutterbuck,FionaInsiderBuy5,158GBX 386£19,909.88
2/27/2015Robert DenchInsiderSell20,000GBX 430.35£86,070
2/13/2015John HeronInsiderSell292,527GBX 424.15£1,240,753.27
2/9/2015Alan FletcherInsiderSell35,000GBX 433.32£151,662
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG)
Latest Headlines for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC's (PAG) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 2:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG) Cut to "Reduce" at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 1:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 9:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 6:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoParagon Group of Cos. Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PAG-GB : June 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 9:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 7:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNumis Securities Ltd Reaffirms Hold Rating for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (PAG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 1 at 9:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Given "Buy" Rating at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 12:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Receives "Hold" Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 8:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Given New GBX 510 Price Target at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 7:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Price Target Raised to GBX 560
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 9:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoParagon Group of Cos. Plc :PAG-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : May 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 8:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Insider Sells £499,800 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 1:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Insider Hugo Tudor Sells 20,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 1:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Reiterates "Underweight" Rating for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (PAG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 7:36 PM
rttnews.com logoParagon Group Of Companies H1 Pretax Profit Slightly Declines - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - May 24 at 10:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC to Issue Dividend of GBX 4.70 (PAG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 2:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMacquarie Boosts Paragon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Price Target to GBX 446
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 9:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Given Buy Rating at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 12:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoParagon Group of Cos. Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PAG-GB : April 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Boosts Paragon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Price Target to GBX 355
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 6:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoParagon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 7:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPeel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Paragon Group of Companies PLC (PAG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 10:44 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy I see 20%+ upside in this lender in 2017
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 28 at 5:33 AM
rttnews.com logoParagon Group Underlying Operating Profits In Line With Management's View
www.rttnews.com - January 27 at 5:27 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Paragon Group: second top midcap gainer on PT increases
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 25 at 11:58 AM
rttnews.com logoParagon Group Fiscal Year Profit Rises - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - November 23 at 6:57 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 Paragon Group of Companies Plc Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied
biz.yahoo.com - November 23 at 9:55 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWill Paragon Group of Companies PLC beat Barclays PLC after reporting 9% revenue growth?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 23 at 9:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoYield-starved investors find solace in sterling
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 11:25 AM

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This page was last updated on 7/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff