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Persimmon Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 2,590
-81.00 (-3.03 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 2,590
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 2,725.68
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 2,590
Volume1.38 million shs
Average Volume832,094 shs
Market Capitalization£8.26 billion
P/E Ratio12.24
Dividend Yield4.12%
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.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Residential Construction
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£3.09 billion
Cash FlowGBX 260.10 per share
Book ValueGBX 1,082.70 per share



Market Cap£8.26 billion
Next Earnings Date3/3/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


Overall MarketRank

1.95 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
GBX 2,590
-81.00 (-3.03 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Persimmon (LON:PSN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Persimmon a buy right now?

12 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Persimmon in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Persimmon stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Persimmon?

Wall Street analysts have given Persimmon a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Persimmon wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Persimmon's next earnings date?

Persimmon is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 3rd 2021.
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How has Persimmon's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Persimmon's stock was trading at GBX 2,435 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PSN shares have increased by 6.4% and is now trading at GBX 2,590.
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How often does Persimmon pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Persimmon?

Persimmon announced a dividend on Tuesday, November 10th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 26th will be paid a dividend of GBX 70 per share on Monday, December 14th. This represents a yield of 2.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 26th. This is a boost from Persimmon's previous dividend of GBX 40. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is Persimmon a good dividend stock?

Persimmon pays an annual dividend of GBX 110 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.12%. PSN has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Persimmon is 51.98%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for PSN?

12 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Persimmon's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,470 to GBX 3,349. On average, they expect Persimmon's share price to reach GBX 2,940.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Persimmon's key executives?

Persimmon's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael Hugh Killoran A.C.A., BA(Hons.), ACA, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 60, Pay $633.07k)
  • Mr. Dean Finch, Group Chief Exec. & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Duncan H. Davidson, Founder & Life Pres (Age 79)
  • Tracy L. Davison, Company Sec.
  • Mr. Peter Jordan, Group Planning & Land Director
  • Mr. Martyn Clark, Regional Divisional Director for Yorkshire & South East
  • Richard Stenhouse, Group Regulatory Director

Who are some of Persimmon's key competitors?

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 plc (TW.L) (TW), Barratt Developments (BDEV), Aviva (AV), Vodafone Group (VOD), Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN.L) (LGEN), Barclays (BARC), Kier Group (KIE), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY) and BP (BP).

What is Persimmon's stock symbol?

Persimmon trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "PSN."

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.
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What is Persimmon's stock price today?

One share of PSN stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,590.

How much money does Persimmon make?

Persimmon has a market capitalization of £8.26 billion and generates £3.09 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Persimmon have?

Persimmon employs 5,155 workers across the globe.

What is Persimmon's official website?

The official website for Persimmon is www.persimmonhomes.com.

Where are Persimmon's headquarters?

Persimmon is headquartered at Persimmon House, FULFORD, YO19 4FE, United Kingdom.

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.

This page was last updated on 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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