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DOW   35,294.76
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S&P 500   4,471.37
DOW   35,294.76
QQQ   368.94
S&P 500   4,471.37
DOW   35,294.76
QQQ   368.94
S&P 500   4,471.37
DOW   35,294.76
QQQ   368.94

Persimmon Share Forecast, Price & News

Today's Range N/A
50-Day Range
52-Week Range N/A
Volume426,883 shs
Average Volume683,252 shs
Market Capitalization£8.59 billion
P/E Ratio10.89
Dividend Yield8.73%

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About Persimmon

Persimmon Plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a house builder in the United Kingdom. The company offers family housing 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

Residential Construction
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£3.98 billion
Book Value
GBX 1,118.30 per share





Market Cap
£8.59 billion
Next Earnings Date
Not Optionable


Overall MarketRank

1.89 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Persimmon (LON:PSN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Persimmon a buy right now?

10 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Persimmon in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 9 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 buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Persimmon wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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How often does Persimmon pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Persimmon?

Persimmon declared a dividend on Thursday, July 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, July 22nd will be given a dividend of GBX 110 per share on Friday, August 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 22nd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Persimmon a good dividend stock?

Persimmon pays an annual dividend of GBX 235 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.73%. 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 95.06%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What price target have analysts set for PSN?

10 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Persimmon's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,915 to GBX 3,530. On average, they anticipate Persimmon's stock price to reach GBX 3,291.10 in the next year.
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Who are Persimmon's key executives?

Persimmon's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Dean Finch, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 54, Pay $762.71k)
  • Mr. Michael Hugh Killoran A.C.A., BA(Hons.), ACA, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 60, Pay $615.19k)
  • 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

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 (TW), Barratt Developments (BDEV), Aviva (AV), Vodafone Group (VOD), Legal & General Group (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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How much money does Persimmon make?

Persimmon has a market capitalization of £0.00 and generates £3.98 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Persimmon have?

Persimmon employs 15,500 workers across the globe.

What is Persimmon's official website?

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

Where are Persimmon's headquarters?

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 10/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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