Primary Health Properties (PHP) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 95.80
-1.60 (-1.64%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
2.19 million shs
Average Volume
3.30 million shs
Market Capitalization
£1.28 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
GBX 102

Primary Health Properties MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.00 Rating Score
6.5% Upside
GBX 102 Price Target
Short Interest
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
£11.36 M Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth

Overall MarketRank

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0.45 out of 5 stars

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About Primary Health Properties Stock (LON:PHP)

Primary Health Properties (PHP) is the leading investor in modern healthcare properties in the UK & Ireland. PHP is a UK based Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) with a clear objective to create progressive returns to shareholders through a combination of earnings growth and capital appreciation. PHP achieve this by investing in healthcare real estate let on long-term leases, backed by a secure underlying covenant funded mostly by government bodies. The Group's portfolio comprises over 480 primary healthcare facilities, both completed and committed, the majority of which are GP surgeries, with other properties let to NHS organisations, pharmacies and dentists.

PHP Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 2/23 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Ex-Dividend for 5/17 Dividend
Dividend Payable

Industry, Sector and Symbol

REIT - Healthcare Facilities
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 102
High Stock Price Target
GBX 105
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 98
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
3 Analysts


Net Income
£27.30 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£169.80 million
Cash Flow
GBX 1.94 per share
Book Value
GBX 107 per share


Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
£1.29 billion
Not Optionable
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Richard Howell ACA (Age 59)
    BA (Hons), CFO & Director
    Comp: $765k
  • Mr. David Bateman BA
    MRICS, Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Toby Newman
    Company Secretary & Chief Legal Officer
  • Mr. David Austin
    Director of Asset, Property & Facilities Management
  • Mr. Jesse Putzel
    Director of ESG

PHP Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Primary Health Properties stock right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Primary Health Properties in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" PHP shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PHP, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Primary Health Properties' stock price target for 2024?

3 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Primary Health Properties' shares. Their PHP share price targets range from GBX 98 to GBX 105. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach GBX 102 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have PHP shares performed in 2024?

Primary Health Properties' stock was trading at GBX 103.80 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, PHP shares have decreased by 7.7% and is now trading at GBX 95.80.
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How were Primary Health Properties' earnings last quarter?

Primary Health Properties Plc (LON:PHP) announced its earnings results on Thursday, January, 31st. The real estate investment trust reported $5.20 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $5.30 by $0.10. Primary Health Properties had a net margin of 16.08% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.88%.

How often does Primary Health Properties pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Primary Health Properties?

Primary Health Properties declared a dividend on Thursday, March 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 28th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.73 per share on Friday, May 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.86%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 28th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is Primary Health Properties a good dividend stock?

Primary Health Properties (LON:PHP) pays an annual dividend of GBX 7 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.17%. PHP has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 35,000.00%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Primary Health Properties own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Primary Health Properties investors own include Amerisur Resources (AMER), Barratt Developments (BDEV), CentralNic Group (CNIC), Eden Research (EDEN), Altria Group (MO), Nanoco Group (NANO), Unilever (ULVR), Achaogen (AKAO), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Anadarko Petroleum (APC).

How do I buy shares of Primary Health Properties?

Shares of PHP stock 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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This page (LON:PHP) was last updated on 5/17/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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