Persimmon Plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company is engaged in house building within the United Kingdom. The Company trades under the brand names of Persimmon Homes, Charles Church, Westbury Partnerships and Space4. The Company offers a range of homes from studio apartments to family homes in approximately 400 locations under Persimmon Homes brand. The Company builds homes under Charles Church brand in a range of locations. The Company focuses on affordable social housing and sells these homes under Westbury Partnerships. The Space4 business operates an off-site manufacturing plant producing timber frames, insulated wall panels and roof cassettes as a fabric first solution to the construction of new homes.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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- Symbol: LON:PSN
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- Market Cap: £7.59 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 308,400,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,326.11
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,009.15
- 52 Week Range: GBX 1,170 - GBX 2,475
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.43
- P/E Growth: 1.60
- Annual Revenue: £3.14 billion
- Price / Sales: 2.42
- Book Value: GBX 8.88 per share
- Price / Book: 2.77
- Average Volume: 1.38 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
What is Persimmon plc's stock symbol?
Persimmon plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "PSN."
How often does Persimmon plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Persimmon plc?
Persimmon plc declared a dividend on Monday, February 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of GBX 110 per share on Monday, July 3rd. This represents a dividend yield of 5.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 15th. This is a positive change from Persimmon plc's previous dividend of $25.00. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Persimmon plc's Dividend History.
Where is Persimmon plc's stock going? Where will Persimmon plc's stock price be in 2017?
17 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Persimmon plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,269 to GBX 2,530. On average, they anticipate Persimmon plc's share price to reach GBX 2,142 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Persimmon plc.
Who are some of Persimmon plc's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Persimmon plc include Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN), Sky Plc (BSY), Kerry Group Public Ltd Co (KYGA), Anglo American plc (AAL), Wolseley plc (WOS), London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LSE), Smith & Nephew plc (SN), Fresnillo Plc (FRES), Centrica PLC (CNA), Mondi Plc (MNDI), Old Mutual plc (OML), Schroders plc (SDR), Land Securities Group plc (LAND), South32 Ltd (S32), 3i Group plc (III), Coca Cola HBC AG (CCH), InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (IHG) and Antofagasta plc (ANTO).
How do I buy Persimmon plc stock?
Shares of Persimmon 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 Persimmon plc stock cost?
One share of Persimmon plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,462.
Consensus Ratings for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||2 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings|
|Consensus Rating:||Hold (Score: 2.18)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||GBX 2,142|
Analysts' Ratings History for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)
|5/15/2017||Citigroup Inc||Reiterated Rating||Neutral||GBX 2,265|
|5/4/2017||Deutsche Bank AG||Reiterated Rating||Hold||GBX 2,313|
|4/28/2017||Canaccord Genuity||Boost Price Target||Buy||GBX 2,200 -> GBX 2,530|
|4/28/2017||JPMorgan Chase & Co.||Reiterated Rating||Overweight|
|4/28/2017||Beaufort Securities||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|4/27/2017||Liberum Capital||Reiterated Rating||Hold||GBX 2,161|
|4/27/2017||Shore Capital||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|4/26/2017||Peel Hunt||Boost Price Target||Hold||GBX 2,120 -> GBX 2,260|
|4/18/2017||Jefferies Group LLC||Boost Price Target||Hold||GBX 1,779 -> GBX 2,102|
|3/29/2017||HSBC Holdings plc||Boost Price Target||Buy||GBX 2,148 -> GBX 2,321|
|3/21/2017||Morgan Stanley||Initiated Coverage||Equal Weight||GBX 2,200|
|2/28/2017||Barclays PLC||Boost Price Target||Equal Weight||GBX 1,885.10 -> GBX 2,123|
|1/6/2017||Numis Securities Ltd||Upgrade||Add||GBX 2,200|
|11/2/2016||Davy Research||Reiterated Rating||Underperform|
|9/23/2016||Credit Suisse Group AG||Boost Price Target||Neutral||GBX 1,273 -> GBX 1,702|
|6/28/2016||Goldman Sachs Group Inc||Reiterated Rating||Neutral||GBX 1,269|
|5/10/2016||Berenberg Bank||Boost Price Target||Sell||GBX 620 -> GBX 730|
|12/14/2015||Bank of America Corp||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|8/24/2015||Royal Bank of Canada||Reiterated Rating||Outperform|
Earnings History for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $218.69 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)Insider Trades by Quarter for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|3/7/2017||David Jenkinson||Insider||Sell||3,948||GBX 2,125||£83,895|
|3/6/2017||Rachel Kentleton||Insider||Buy||710||GBX 2,117||£15,030.70|
|3/25/2015||Nigel Greenaway||Insider||Sell||2,920||GBX 1,694.49||£49,479.11|
|3/19/2015||Jeffrey Fairburn||Insider||Buy||846||GBX 1,762.20||£14,908.21|
Headline Trends for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
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Persimmon plc (PSN) Chart for Friday, May, 26, 2017