Persimmon plc Company Profile (LON:PSN)

About Persimmon plc

Persimmon plc logoPersimmon 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 Permission homes brand. The Company builds homes tailored to local markets under Charles Church brand. The Company focuses on social housing and sells these homes under Westbury Partnerships. The Company's Space4 business operates the automated timber frame manufacturing plant in the United Kingdom. The Company owns approximately 17,700 acres and over 54,300 plots. The Company operates through a network of approximately 30 regional offices.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: PSN
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $23.03
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1795.31
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1857.03
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 1,170 - GBX 2,255
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.80
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $5.43B
  • Outstanding Shares: 307,700,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.24)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,841.09

Analysts' Ratings History for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/23/2016Liberum CapitalUpgradeBuyGBX 1,486 -> GBX 2,100View Rating Details
9/23/2016Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,273 -> GBX 1,702View Rating Details
9/20/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,970View Rating Details
9/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,092View Rating Details
8/24/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,950 -> GBX 2,000View Rating Details
8/24/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/24/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,775View Rating Details
8/23/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,200View Rating Details
7/7/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 2,167.20 -> GBX 1,587.20View Rating Details
6/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,269View Rating Details
6/27/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,669View Rating Details
6/27/2016HSBCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,640View Rating Details
5/10/2016Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetSellGBX 620 -> GBX 730View Rating Details
4/14/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/24/2016Numis Securities LtdUpgradeHoldGBX 2,200View Rating Details
12/14/2015Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/4/2015Davy ResearchReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
8/24/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
2/23/2015NomuraReiterated RatingReduceView Rating Details
11/5/2014Charles StanleyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
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Earnings Estimates for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $187.89 EPS


Dividend History for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/23/2016GBX 1105.42%3/3/20163/3/20164/1/2016
2/25/2014GBX 704.78%6/5/20146/5/20147/4/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/4/2016Kentleton,RachelInsiderBuy1,268GBX 1,992£25,258.56
3/2/2016Fairburn,JeffreyInsiderSell12,979GBX 2,200£285,538
11/10/2015Fairburn,JeffreyInsiderBuy404GBX 1,875£7,575
10/1/2015Fairburn,JeffreyInsiderBuy242GBX 2,043£4,944.06
8/19/2015Kentleton,RachelInsiderBuy1,203GBX 2,077£24,986.31
3/25/2015Nigel GreenawayInsiderSell2,920GBX 1,694.49£49,479.11
3/19/2015Jeffrey FairburnInsiderBuy846GBX 1,762.20£14,908.21
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
DateHeadline logoFTSE 100 opens lower as Fed rate party ends (LON:PSN) - September 23 at 11:38 AM logoShould you buy this property stock after today’s results? (LON:PSN) - September 22 at 11:42 AM
News IconPersimmon plc (PSN) Receives “Neutral” Rating from Goldman Sachs - DailyQuint (LON:PSN) - September 19 at 6:48 PM
News IconLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Logs Gain, But Home Builders Dragged Down (LON:PSN) - September 7 at 7:02 PM
News IconLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Wandering, With Home Builders Dragged Down (LON:PSN) - September 7 at 10:28 AM logoFTSE 100 edges lower, dragged down by home builders (LON:PSN) - September 7 at 10:28 AM logoFTSE 100 wandering, with home builders dragged down (LON:PSN) - September 7 at 10:28 AM logoLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Rallies As Weak U.S. Jobs Data Seen Delaying Rate Hike - Nasdaq (LON:PSN) - September 2 at 11:48 AM logoFootsie wilts under weight of miners and US data (LON:PSN) - August 31 at 12:07 PM logoForecasts of Brexit Gloom May Be Overdone - Wall Street Journal (LON:PSN) - August 28 at 6:07 PM logoBernard Horn Adds to Holdings in Homebuilders (LON:PSN) - August 26 at 6:40 PM logo[$$] Persimmon suggests Brexit housing market fears overdone (LON:PSN) - August 26 at 9:53 AM logoBrokers: Persimmon looking likely to avoid autumn drop-off (LON:PSN) - August 25 at 12:03 PM
News IconPersimmon plc (LON:PSN) Shrugs Off Brexit Fears, Should You Buy? - Simply Wall St (LON:PSN) - August 24 at 6:43 PM logoEdited Transcript of PSN.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-Aug-16 8:30am GMT (LON:PSN) - August 24 at 6:43 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Persimmon Plc : August 24, 2016 (LON:PSN) - August 24 at 6:43 PM logoPersimmon profits rise as customers shrug off Brexit (LON:PSN) - August 24 at 9:58 AM
News IconEuropean Stocks End Higher As Data Point To Continued Growth - (LON:PSN) - August 23 at 7:03 PM logoPersimmon expects good fall sales despite Brexit - MarketWatch (LON:PSN) - August 23 at 7:03 PM logoPersimmon Profit Climbs On Higher Volume, Price; Sees Good Autumn Sales Season (LON:PSN) - August 23 at 11:29 AM logoPersimmon expects good fall sales despite Brexit (LON:PSN) - August 23 at 11:29 AM logoPREVIEW - UK housing market in focus again with Persimmon (LON:PSN) - August 22 at 6:53 PM logoFTSE 100 down 17 points with all eyes on Wyoming (LON:PSN) - August 22 at 11:33 AM logo[$$] Week Ahead Corporate Diary: WPP expects steady sales growth of 3% (LON:PSN) - August 21 at 10:55 AM logo3 housebuilders set to fly (LON:PSN) - August 19 at 9:56 AM logo"No warning signs" for UK-wide housing, says JP Morgan - Proactive Investors UK (LON:PSN) - August 15 at 7:21 PM logoFTSE 100 hits 52-week high as Shell and BP advance - Proactive Investors UK (LON:PSN) - August 15 at 7:21 PM logoFTSE 100 edges higher as oil gains outweigh mining losses - Proactive Investors UK (LON:PSN) - August 15 at 9:07 AM logoFTSE 100 loses ground as home builder shares drop, oil prices slide - MarketWatch (LON:PSN) - August 13 at 9:50 AM
News IconLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Loses Ground As Home Builder Shares Drop, Oil Prices Slide (LON:PSN) - August 11 at 10:12 AM logoU.K. stocks higher at close of trade; United Kingdom 100 up 0.23% - (LON:PSN) - August 9 at 7:13 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Persimmon Plc : August 9, 2016 (LON:PSN) - August 9 at 7:13 PM logoPersimmon Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PSN-GB : August 8, 2016 (LON:PSN) - August 8 at 11:42 AM logoFTSE 100 still rising on BOE boost, but RBS falls after huge loss - MarketWatch (LON:PSN) - August 6 at 7:01 PM
News IconLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Still Rising On BOE Boost, But RBS Falls After Huge Loss (LON:PSN) - August 5 at 9:59 AM logoBellway upbeat despite Brexit; shares surge (LON:PSN) - August 5 at 9:59 AM logoUK shares end softer as energy stocks lick wounds of regulator's price cap plan - Proactive Investors UK (LON:PSN) - August 3 at 7:20 PM logoUK shares lower at close of trade; United Kingdom 100 down 0.15% - UK (LON:PSN) - August 3 at 7:20 PM logoHousing Market May Be Brexit's Best Bellwether - Wall Street Journal (LON:PSN) - August 2 at 7:18 PM logoOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Persimmon (LON:PSN) - FTSE News (LON:PSN) - August 2 at 11:56 AM logoDeutsche Bank Reiterated Persimmon PLC (LON:PSN) As 'Hold ... - FTSE News (LON:PSN) - July 29 at 9:58 AM logoDeutsche Bank announced (LON:PSN) Persimmon PLC, maintaining its target price at 2,072GBX earlier today (LON:PSN) - July 28 at 7:11 PM logoPersimmon PLC (LON:PSN) Receives 'Hold' Rating From Brokers At Deutsche Bank - FTSE News (LON:PSN) - July 28 at 10:12 AM logoA statement released today by Deutsche Bank about (LON:PSN) Persimmon PLC drops the target price to 2,072GBX (LON:PSN) - July 26 at 10:16 AM logoBUZZ-UK property: trouble in Earls Court (LON:PSN) - July 26 at 4:46 AM logoPersimmon (LON:PSN) New Price Targets - FTSE News (LON:PSN) - July 25 at 11:22 AM logoAre Barratt Developments plc, Taylor Wimpey plc and Persimmon plc all heading for a slowdown? - AOL Money UK (LON:PSN) - July 25 at 11:22 AM logoA report released earlier today by Peel Hunt about (LON:PSN) Persimmon PLC keeps the target price at 2,200GBX (LON:PSN) - July 20 at 7:48 PM logoHSBC reported on (LON:PSN) Persimmon, upping its target price to ... - Breaking Finance News (LON:PSN) - July 19 at 7:05 PM logoShould you buy Aviva plc, Persimmon plc and easyJet plc while they're still cheap? - Motley Fool UK (LON:PSN) - July 19 at 5:41 AM


Last Updated on 9/27/2016 by Staff