Persimmon Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.25 (+0.28 %)
(As of 04/19/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $90.60
50-Day Range
MA: $84.82
52-Week Range
Now: $90.60
Volume3,258 shs
Average Volume10,623 shs
Market Capitalization$14.45 billion
P/E Ratio13.19
Dividend Yield6.85%
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 Private households
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:PSMMY
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.66 billion
Cash Flow$8.66 per share
Book Value$26.09 per share



Market Cap$14.45 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable


Overall MarketRank

1.27 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

99th out of 206 stocks

Private Households Industry

63rd out of 377 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.25 (+0.28 %)
(As of 04/19/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Persimmon (OTCMKTS:PSMMY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Persimmon a buy right now?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Persimmon in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Persimmon stock.
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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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Are investors shorting Persimmon?

Persimmon saw a decline in short interest during the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 9,100 shares, a decline of 20.2% from the February 28th total of 11,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 21,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.4 days.
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How has Persimmon's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Persimmon's stock was trading at $67.02 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PSMMY stock has increased by 35.2% and is now trading at $90.60.
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How often does Persimmon pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Persimmon?

Persimmon announced a Semi-Annual dividend on Friday, November 13th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 27th will be given a dividend of $1.793 per share on Tuesday, December 29th. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 25th. This is a positive change from Persimmon's previous Semi-Annual dividend of $1.01.
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Is Persimmon a good dividend stock?

Persimmon pays an annual dividend of $6.19 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 6.85%. PSMMY 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 90.10%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Persimmon will have a dividend payout ratio of 97.17% in the coming year. This indicates that Persimmon may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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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)
  • 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

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What is Persimmon's stock symbol?

Persimmon trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "PSMMY."

How do I buy shares of Persimmon?

Shares of PSMMY can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Persimmon's stock price today?

One share of PSMMY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $90.60.

How much money does Persimmon make?

Persimmon has a market capitalization of $14.45 billion and generates $4.66 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.08 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.87 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Persimmon have?

Persimmon employs 5,221 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, York X0, YO19 4FE.

How can I contact Persimmon?

Persimmon's mailing address is Persimmon House Fulford, York X0, YO19 4FE. The company can be reached via phone at 44-19-0464-2199.

This page was last updated on 4/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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