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Persimmon (PSN) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 1,454.18
+19.69 (+1.37%)
(As of 05:12 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
6.50 million shs
Average Volume
1.26 million shs
Market Capitalization
£4.65 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
GBX 1,300.50

Persimmon MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.25 Rating Score
9.3% Downside
GBX 1,300.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
£10.02 M Bought 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.

0.37 out of 5 stars

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About Persimmon Stock (LON:PSN)

Persimmon Plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a house builder in the United Kingdom. The company offers family housing under the Persimmon Homes brand name; housing under the Charles Church brand name; and social housing under the Westbury Partnerships brand name. It also provides broadband services under the FibreNest brand; and timber frame, insulated wall panels, and roof cassettes under the brand Space4. Further, it offers concrete bricks and roof tile. Persimmon Plc was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in York, the United Kingdom.

PSN Stock Price History

PSN Stock News Headlines

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Revenue Beat: Persimmon Plc Beat Analyst Estimates By 7.5%
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 7/12 Dividend
Dividend Payable

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Residential Construction
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 1,300.50
High Stock Price Target
GBX 1,510
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 1,192
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
4 Analysts


Net Income
£255.40 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£2.77 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 274.14 per share
Book Value
GBX 1,071 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
£4.59 billion
Not Optionable
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Dean Kendal Finch ACA (Age 58)
    B.Sc, M.B.A, Interim CFO, Group Chief Executive & Executive Director
    Comp: $2.13M
  • Mr. Duncan H. Davidson (Age 82)
    Founder & Life President
    Comp: $94.97k
  • Mr. Martyn Clark
    Chief Commercial Officer
  • Paul Hurst
    UK Managing Director
  • Mr. Andy Hill
    Acting MD of the Cornwall & West Devon
  • Tracy Lazelle Davison
    Company Secretary
  • Mike Smith
    Group Financial Controller

PSN Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Persimmon stock right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Persimmon in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" PSN shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PSN, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Persimmon's stock price target for 2024?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Persimmon's stock. Their PSN share price targets range from GBX 1,192 to GBX 1,510. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach GBX 1,300.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.3%.
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How have PSN shares performed in 2024?

Persimmon's stock was trading at GBX 1,389 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, PSN shares have increased by 3.3% and is now trading at GBX 1,434.50.
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How often does Persimmon pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Persimmon?

Persimmon declared a dividend on Tuesday, March 12th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 20th will be given a dividend of GBX 40 per share on Friday, July 12th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.91%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 20th. This is an increase from the stock's previous dividend of GBX 20. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is Persimmon a good dividend stock?

Persimmon (LON:PSN) pays an annual dividend of GBX 60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.27%. PSN has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 7,594.94%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Persimmon own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Persimmon investors own include The Berkeley Group (BKG), Taylor Wimpey (TW), Barratt Developments (BDEV), Aviva (AV), Vodafone Group Public (VOD), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Barclays (BARC), Kier Group (KIE), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY) and BP (BP).

How do I buy shares of Persimmon?

Shares of PSN 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:PSN) was last updated on 5/23/2024 by Staff

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