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Persimmon Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:PSN)

GBX 2,380
+92.00 (+4.02 %)
(As of 10/16/2019 03:14 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 2,380
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 2,051.76
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 2,380
Volume4.34 million shs
Average Volume1.52 million shs
Market Capitalization£7.58 billion
P/E Ratio8.57
Dividend Yield10.80%
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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Residential Construction
SectorConsumer Cyclical



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£3.66 billion
Cash FlowGBX 307.78 per share
Book ValueGBX 892.60 per share



Market Cap£7.58 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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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 paid a dividend of GBX 110 per share on Tuesday, July 2nd. This represents a yield of 4.68%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 13th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Persimmon's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for PSN?

14 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Persimmon's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,025 to GBX 2,960. On average, they anticipate Persimmon's share price to reach GBX 2,538.42 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Persimmon.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Persimmon?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Persimmon in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Persimmon.

Has Persimmon been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about PSN stock have been trending very negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Persimmon earned a daily sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Persimmon.

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 Berkeley Group (BKG), Kier Group (KIE), Taylor Wimpey (TW), Empyrean Energy (EME), Barratt Developments (BDEV), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Vodafone Group (vod), Aviva (AV) and Barclays (BARC).

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 2,380.

How big of a company is Persimmon?

Persimmon has a market capitalization of £7.58 billion and generates £3.66 billion in revenue each year. Persimmon employs 4,943 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Persimmon.

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:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  447 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  824 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,271
MarketBeat'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 10/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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