Pennon Group plc Company Profile (LON:PNN)

About Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN)

Pennon Group plc logoPennon Group Plc is an environmental infrastructure company. The Company operates through subsidiaries, which include South West Water Limited, Bournemouth Water Limited and Viridor Limited. The Company's segments include Water and Waste management. Its water business comprises the regulated water and wastewater services undertaken by South West Water Limited and the regulated water services undertaken by Bournemouth Water Limited. The waste management business is the waste recycling and recovery services provided by Viridor Limited. South West Water Limited is engaged in providing water and wastewater services for Devon, Cornwall and parts of Dorset and Somerset. Bournemouth Water Limited is engaged in providing the water services for parts of Dorset, Hampshire and Wiltshire. Viridor Limited is a recycling, energy recovery and waste management company, providing services to over 150 local authorities and corporate clients, as well as over 32,000 customers across the United Kingdom.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Multiline Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:PNN
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £3.3 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 413,563,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 798.08
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 840.16
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 761 - GBX 947.23
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.18
  • P/E Growth: 2.61
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.35 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.45
  • Book Value: GBX 3.65 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.19
  • Dividend Yield: 4.5%
  • EBITDA: £477.3 million
  • Net Margins: 13.69%
  • Return on Equity: 12.69%
  • Return on Assets: 3.11%
  • Average Volume: 1.15 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN)

What is Pennon Group plc's stock symbol?

Pennon Group plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "PNN."

How often does Pennon Group plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Pennon Group plc?

Pennon Group plc announced a dividend on Wednesday, May 24th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 24.87 per share on Friday, September 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 2.7%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 6th. This is an increase from Pennon Group plc's previous dividend of $11.09. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Pennon Group plc's Dividend History.

Where is Pennon Group plc's stock going? Where will Pennon Group plc's stock price be in 2017?

11 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Pennon Group plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 710 to GBX 960. On average, they expect Pennon Group plc's stock price to reach GBX 871 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Pennon Group plc.

Who are some of Pennon Group plc's key competitors?

Who are Pennon Group plc's key executives?

Pennon Group plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Christopher Loughlin, Group Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Susan Jane Davy, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Helen Patricia Barrett-Hague, Group General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Stephen Bird, Managing Director of South West Water
  • Phillip Piddington, Managing Director of Viridor
  • Adele Barker, Interim Group Director of Human Resources
  • Sarah Heald, Director of Corporate Affairs & Investor Relations
  • Steve Holmes, Director of Safety, Health, Quality & Sustainability (SHQS)
  • Ed Mitchell, Director of Environment and Interim Operations Director - South West Water
  • Paul Michael Ringham, Commercial director - Viridor

How do I buy Pennon Group plc stock?

Shares of Pennon Group 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 Pennon Group plc's stock price today?

One share of Pennon Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 799.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Pennon Group plc (LON PNN)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  286 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  309 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  595
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Pennon Group 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 Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.18)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 871
Consensus Price Target History for Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN)
Price Target History for Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN)
Analysts' Ratings History for Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/20/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 870View Rating Details
9/26/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/13/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 960View Rating Details
8/31/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 920View Rating Details
7/31/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 950View Rating Details
7/18/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 930 -> GBX 920View Rating Details
6/30/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetUnderperformGBX 750 -> GBX 710View Rating Details
6/12/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 770 -> GBX 810View Rating Details
5/3/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 840View Rating Details
1/6/2017Bryan, Garnier & CoReiterated RatingSellGBX 830View Rating Details
11/28/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 900View Rating Details
10/19/2016InvestecUpgradeBuyGBX 840 -> GBX 920View Rating Details
9/23/2016Societe GeneraleBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 840 -> GBX 875View Rating Details
9/13/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 950View Rating Details
1/7/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncLower Price TargetSellGBX 775 -> GBX 760View Rating Details
12/3/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN)
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Earnings Estimates for Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $47.48 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Pennon Group plc (LON PNN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/24/2017GBX 24.872.7%7/6/20177/6/20179/1/2017
11/25/2016GBX 11.091.36%2/2/20172/2/20174/4/2017
5/25/2016GBX 23.122.71%7/7/20167/7/20169/2/2016
11/27/2015GBX 10.461.18%1/28/20161/28/20164/1/2016
5/20/2015GBX 21.822.48%8/6/20158/6/201510/2/2015
11/28/2014GBX 9.981.11%1/29/20151/29/20154/2/2015
6/3/2014GBX 20.922.76%8/6/20148/6/201410/3/2014
11/28/2013GBX 9.391.45%1/29/20141/29/20144/3/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Pennon Group plc (LON:PNN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/19/2017Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy19GBX 796£151.24
9/15/2017Christopher LoughlinInsiderSell19,552GBX 792£154,851.84
9/6/2017Christopher LoughlinInsiderSell11,437GBX 807£92,296.59
8/21/2017Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy19GBX 799£151.81
7/19/2017Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy18GBX 818£147.24
6/19/2017Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy17GBX 913£155.21
5/19/2017Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy17GBX 872£148.24
4/19/2017Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy17GBX 890£151.30
3/20/2017Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy17GBX 873£148.41
2/20/2017Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy18GBX 845£152.10
1/20/2017Susan DavyInsiderBuy16GBX 785£125.60
1/19/2017Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy19GBX 785£149.15
12/19/2016Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy18GBX 833£149.94
12/1/2016Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy2,516GBX 790£19,876.40
11/29/2016H P BARRETT HAGUEInsiderBuy1,819GBX 824£14,988.56
11/21/2016Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy18GBX 804£144.72
10/19/2016Christopher LoughlinInsiderBuy18GBX 843£151.74
9/19/2016Davy ,SusanInsiderBuy14GBX 890£124.60
8/25/2016Loughlin,ChristopherInsiderSell16,040GBX 882£141,472.80
8/19/2016Loughlin,ChristopherInsiderBuy17GBX 896£152.32
7/28/2016Loughlin,ChristopherInsiderSell24,625GBX 911£224,333.75
7/19/2016Davy ,SusanInsiderBuy13GBX 909£118.17
6/21/2016HAGUE,H P BARRETTInsiderBuy1,783GBX 832£14,834.56
6/20/2016Davy ,SusanInsiderBuy15GBX 828£124.20
5/19/2016Davy ,SusanInsiderBuy16GBX 793£126.88
4/19/2016Davy ,SusanInsiderBuy15GBX 818£122.70
3/21/2016Davy ,SusanInsiderBuy16GBX 821£131.36
2/19/2016Davy ,SusanInsiderBuy15GBX 829£124.35
2/15/2016McAulay ,IanInsiderBuy9,703GBX 835£81,020.05
1/19/2016Davy ,SusanInsiderBuy14GBX 880£123.20
12/21/2015Woodier,KenInsiderBuy18GBX 854£153.72
11/19/2015Davy ,SusanInsiderBuy15GBX 823£123.45
10/21/2015Loughlin,ChristopherInsiderBuy18GBX 823£148.14
9/29/2015Loughlin,ChristopherInsiderBuy20GBX 732£146.40
8/20/2015Woodier,KenInsiderBuy19GBX 789£149.91
8/19/2015Loughlin,ChristopherInsiderSell9,706GBX 791£76,774.46
7/21/2015Davy ,SusanInsiderBuy15GBX 807£121.05
6/23/2015Woodier,KenInsiderBuy18GBX 8.25GBX 148.50
6/12/2015John ParkerInsiderBuy10,000GBX 834£83,400
5/29/2015Ian McAulayInsiderBuy9,045GBX 853.77£77,223.50
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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