Persimmon plc Company Profile (LON:PSN)

About Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)

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 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: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £7.81 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 308,400,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,429.19
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,266.57
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,600 - GBX 2,576
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.85
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £3.14 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.49
  • Book Value: GBX 8.88 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.85
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £774.2 million
  • Net Margins: 20.78%
  • Return on Equity: 26.87%
  • Return on Assets: 17.18%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.37 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 announced a dividend on Monday, February 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of GBX 110 per share on Monday, July 3rd. This represents a yield of 5.42%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 15th. This is a positive change from Persimmon plc's previous dividend of $25.00. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Persimmon plc's Dividend History.

When will Persimmon plc make its next earnings announcement?

Persimmon plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 22nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Persimmon plc.

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

16 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Persimmon plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,702 to GBX 2,600. On average, they expect Persimmon plc's share price to reach GBX 2,369.85 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Persimmon plc.

Who are some of Persimmon plc's key competitors?

Who are Persimmon plc's key executives?

Persimmon plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jeffrey Fairburn, Group Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Michael Hugh Killoran, Group Finance Director, Executive Director
  • David Jenkinson, Group Managing Director, Executive Director
  • Tracy Davison, Company Secretary
  • Nicholas H. T. Wrigley, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Rachel Kentleton, Non-Executive Director
  • Simon Litherland, Non-Executive Director
  • Nigel Mills, Non-Executive Director
  • Jonathan Richard Davie, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director

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.

What is Persimmon plc's stock price today?

One share of Persimmon plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,532.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Persimmon plc (LON PSN)
Community Ranking:  1.4 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  216 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  569 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  785
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Persimmon 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 Persimmon plc (LON:PSN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.19)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,369.85

Analysts' Ratings History for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/19/2017Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 2,161 -> GBX 2,382View Rating Details
7/13/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 2,123 -> GBX 2,566View Rating Details
7/6/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,413 -> GBX 2,523View Rating Details
7/6/2017Beaufort SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyGBX 2,800 -> GBX 2,600View Rating Details
7/6/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,468View Rating Details
7/5/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/5/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/4/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,340View Rating Details
7/3/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,400 -> GBX 2,600View Rating Details
6/30/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
6/26/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 2,102 -> GBX 2,316View Rating Details
4/28/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,200 -> GBX 2,530View Rating Details
4/6/2017BNP ParibasDowngradeUnderperformView Rating Details
3/29/2017HSBC Holdings plcBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,148 -> GBX 2,321View Rating Details
3/21/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual WeightGBX 2,200View Rating Details
11/2/2016Davy ResearchReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
6/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,269View Rating Details
5/10/2016Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetSellGBX 620 -> GBX 730View Rating Details
12/14/2015Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/24/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/17/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $229.81 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Persimmon plc (LON PSN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/27/2017GBX 1105.42%6/15/20176/15/20177/3/2017
2/27/2017GBX 251.23%3/9/20173/9/20173/31/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/7/2017David JenkinsonInsiderSell3,948GBX 2,125£83,895
3/6/2017Rachel KentletonInsiderBuy710GBX 2,117£15,030.70
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
Latest Headlines for Persimmon plc (LON:PSN)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 12:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (LON:PSN) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 12:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 2:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) PT Lowered to GBX 2,600
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 1:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (LON:PSN) Given Hold Rating at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 9:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Persimmon shrugs off slowing housing market with strong growth
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 8:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Lombard: Persimmon looks vulnerable to fissures
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 8:07 AM
marketwatch.com logoPersimmon revenue up 12% on higher sales
www.marketwatch.com - July 5 at 9:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPersimmon Leads U.K. Housebuilders Higher After Tight Supply Drives Revenue Growth
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 9:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Reaffirms "Overweight" Rating for Persimmon plc (PSN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 2:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Given Neutral Rating at Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 10:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Given "Neutral" Rating at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 9:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPersimmon Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 6:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 12:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Price Target Increased to GBX 2,316 by Analysts at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 3:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Receives "Hold" Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 12:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,340 at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 8:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 12:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Given Neutral Rating at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 29 at 8:13 AM
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www.fool.co.uk - May 26 at 6:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDeutsche Bank AG Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Persimmon plc (PSN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 7:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Earns Hold Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 3:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 3:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc's (PSN) Buy Rating Reiterated at Beaufort Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 8:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc's (PSN) "Overweight" Rating Reiterated at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 6:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) PT Raised to GBX 2,530
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 11:44 AM
marketwatch.com logoPersimmon reports good start to 2017
www.marketwatch.com - April 27 at 10:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Shareholders urged to oppose Persimmon pay deal
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 6:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Persimmon Plc : April 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 6:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 4:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Downgrades Persimmon plc (PSN) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 11:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPersimmon Plc :PSN-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 7:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPersimmon Plc : PSN-GB: Dividend Analysis : March 10th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Earns "Overweight" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 11:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Downgraded by BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 4:52 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 3 at 6:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHSBC Holdings plc Increases Persimmon plc (PSN) Price Target to GBX 2,321
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 7:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc's (PSN) Buy Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 6:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 5:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Given Buy Rating at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 8:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Receives Buy Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 1:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon plc (PSN) Now Covered by Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 11:21 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 17 at 7:29 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 11 at 7:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPersimmon (PSMMY) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 11:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Persimmon plc (PSN) Insider Buys 710 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 4:41 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIs this under-the-radar FTSE 100 growth star an unmissable bargain after FY results?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 9:36 AM
marketwatch.com logoPersimmon 2016 profit rises 23%, beating views
www.marketwatch.com - February 27 at 9:43 AM
rttnews.com logoPersimmon Plc FY16 Profit Rises - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - February 27 at 9:43 AM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 9:43 AM

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