LON:PSN - Persimmon Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 1,991.50 -116.50 (-5.53 %) (As of 05/22/2019 03:20 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 2,108Today's RangeGBX 1,981 - GBX 2,10452-Week RangeGBX 1,825.50 - GBX 2,913Volume1.83 million shsAverage Volume1.52 million shsMarket Capitalization£6.30 billionP/E Ratio7.09Dividend Yield10.51%BetaN/A ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Persimmon Plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a house builder in the United Kingdom. The company offers apartments and family homes under the Persimmon Homes brand name; executive housing under the Charles Church brand; and social housing under the Westbury Partnerships brand name. It also provides broadband services. The company was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in York, the United Kingdom. Receive PSN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PSN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Residential Construction Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Cyclical Current SymbolLON:PSN Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webhttp://www.persimmonhomes.com/ Phone+44-1904-642199Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio3.75 Quick Ratio1.03Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio7.09 Forward P/E Ratio0.07 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales£3.74 billion Price / Sales1.69 Cash FlowGBX 310.81 per share Price / Cash Flow6.41 Book ValueGBX 1,007.30 per share Price / Book1.98Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees4,943 Outstanding Shares316,356,000Market Cap£6.30 billion Next Earnings DateN/A OptionableNot Optionable Persimmon (LON:PSN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Persimmon's stock symbol? Persimmon trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "PSN." How often does Persimmon pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Persimmon? Persimmon declared a dividend on Tuesday, February 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 13th will be given a dividend of GBX 110 per share on Tuesday, July 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 4.68%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 13th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Persimmon's Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for PSN? 13 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Persimmon's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,025 to GBX 3,053. On average, they expect Persimmon's share price to reach GBX 2,616.82 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 31.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Persimmon. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Persimmon? 13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Persimmon in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Persimmon. Has Persimmon been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about PSN stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Persimmon earned a news sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Persimmon's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Persimmon include Barratt Developments (BDEV), Taylor Wimpey (TW), Berkeley Group (BKG), Bellway (BWY), Redrow (RDW), Skyline (SKY), Bovis Homes Group (BVS), Crest Nicholson (CRST), McCarthy & Stone (MCS), Galliford Try (GFRD), Watkin Jones (WJG), MJ Gleeson (GLE), Henry Boot (BOOT), Abbey (ABBY) and Telford Homes (TEF). What other stocks do shareholders of Persimmon own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Persimmon investors own include Berkeley Group (BKG), Kier Group (KIE), Taylor Wimpey (TW), Barratt Developments (BDEV), Empyrean Energy (EME), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Aviva (AV), Barclays (BARC) and easyJet (EZJ). Who are Persimmon's key executives? Persimmon's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. David Jenkinson, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 52)Mr. Michael Hugh Killoran A.C.A., BA(Hons.), ACA, Group Fin. Director & Director (Age 58)Mr. Duncan H. Davidson, Founder & Life Pres (Age 77)Tracy L. Davison, Company Sec.Mr. Peter Jordan, Group Planning & Land Director How do I buy shares of Persimmon? Shares of PSN 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 Persimmon's stock price today? One share of PSN stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,991.50. How big of a company is Persimmon? Persimmon has a market capitalization of £6.30 billion and generates £3.74 billion in revenue each year. Persimmon employs 4,943 workers across the globe. What is Persimmon's official website? The official website for Persimmon is http://www.persimmonhomes.com/. How can I contact Persimmon? Persimmon's mailing address is Persimmon House, FULFORD, YO19 4FE, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1904-642199. MarketBeat Community Rating for Persimmon (LON PSN)Community Ranking: 1.7 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 411 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 790 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,201MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Persimmon and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PSN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PSN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Economic Reports Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.