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Persimmon

Current Price 2888.00p Bid 2887.00p Ask 2889.00p Change 1.33%
Last Updated: 17/01/2020 13:55. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Persimmon plc is one of the UK's leading housebuilders. It concentrates on family housing with c.90% of our sales being traditional house types, with just under 50% of our private home sales at prices below £200,000 creating a large potential customer base. it has c.16,340 acres of strategic landholdings at 30 June 2017 and its success at converting this asset to land with planning permission means that c.49% of our consented landbank has been converted from its strategic land portfolio.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2018

Turnover
£3,737.60m
Operating Profit
£1,082.70m
Dividend Yield
8.25
Dividend Per Share
235.00
Dividend Cover
1.21
P/E Ratio
10.06

Key Personnel

David Jenkinson
Chief Executive
Michael Peter Killoran
Group Finance Director
Roger William Devlin
Non-Executive Chairman
Claire Thomas
Non-Executive Director
Marion Jane Sears
Non-Executive Director
Nigel Gordon Mills
Non-Executive Director
Peter Simon Litherland
Non-Executive Director
Rachel Elizabeth Kentleton
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
PSN
ISIN
GB0006825383
Shares in Issue
318,902,385
Market cap
£9,088.72m

Analyst Views (12)

Strong Buy
 
75.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
25.00%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
2888.00p
Bid Price
2887.00p
Ask Price
2889.00p
Volume
480615
Change Today
38.00p
% Change Today
1.33%
Open
2850.00p
Previous Close
2850.00p
Intraday High
2893.00p
Intraday Low
2842.90p
52 Week High
2950.00p
52 Week Low
1802.50p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Persimmon Intra-day Chart

Persimmon News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

FTSE closes higher as investors await US-China trade signing 15 Jan 2020 | 16:43 FTSE flat as inflation hits three-year low 15 Jan 2020 | 11:57 UK stocks inch higher ahead of US-China trade accord 15 Jan 2020 | 08:59 Persimmon revenue falls 2.4% as curbs home build volumes to improve quality 15 Jan 2020 | 07:12 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 14 Jan 2020 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 14 Jan 2020 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 13 Jan 2020 | 09:40 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 10 Jan 2020 | 16:50 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 09 Jan 2020 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - Canaccord Genuity issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 07 Jan 2020 | 13:20 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 13 Dec 2019 | 08:20 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 05 Dec 2019 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 04 Dec 2019 | 12:20 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 22 Nov 2019 | 09:50 OnTheMarket inks property listing agreement with Persimmon 12 Nov 2019 | 07:41 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 08 Nov 2019 | 11:30 Persimmon Q3 trading in line as consumer confidence 'remained resilient' 07 Nov 2019 | 07:31 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 29 Oct 2019 | 11:00 Broker Forecast - Bank of America Merrill Lynch issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 24 Oct 2019 | 08:40 Director Deals - Persimmon PLC (PSN) 17 Oct 2019 | 15:20 FTSE 100 stages end of week rally as Brexit bickering ups pressure on pound 27 Sep 2019 | 17:31 FTSE 100 firms as Brexit bickering ups pressure on pound, Persimmon leads risers 27 Sep 2019 | 12:23 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 27 Sep 2019 | 08:50 UK markets end week in the red as volatile pound puts pressure on exporters 20 Sep 2019 | 17:19 UK markets reverse early losses as pound weakness lifts pressure on exporters 20 Sep 2019 | 12:12 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 04 Sep 2019 | 09:10 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Persimmon PLC 29 Aug 2019 | 10:50 FTSE falls after Italian PM resigns 20 Aug 2019 | 16:38 FTSE stays higher with pound under pressure 20 Aug 2019 | 12:02 UK stocks open 0.5% higher; pound under pressure 20 Aug 2019 | 08:59

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Tangible Assets
58.0
52.5
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
193.4
202.6
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
184.6
287.0
Total Non-Current Assets
436.0
542.1
Inventory
3,059.5
2,825.9
Trade & Receivables
91.8
86.1
Cash & Receivables
1,048.1
1,302.7
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
16.3
0.0
Total Assets
4,651.7
4,756.8

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Short Term Liabilities
1,123.9
1,198.6
Long Term Liabilities
333.3
356.6
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
1,457.2
1,555.2

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Net Assets
3,194.5
3,201.6

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Share Capital
31.7
30.9
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
2,634.0
2,643.9
Share Premium Account
15.5
13.5
Other Equity
513.3
513.3
Total Equity
3,194.5
3,201.6

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
654.3
824.0
Cashflow Before Financing
639.3
806.3
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-254.6
389.7

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Turnover
3,737.6
3,422.3
Cost of Sales
2,557.7
2,350.6
Gross Profit
1,179.9
1,071.7
Operating Profit
1,082.7
955.1
Pre-Tax Profit
1,090.8
966.1
Profit / Loss for the Year
886.4
786.9

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
13 Jun 2019
02 Jul 2019
H1 Dividend
07 Mar 2019
29 Mar 2019
H2 Dividend
14 Jun 2018
02 Jul 2018
H1 Dividend
08 Mar 2018
29 Mar 2018
H2 Dividend
15 Jun 2017
03 Jul 2017
H1 Dividend
09 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2017
Special Dividend
03 Mar 2016
01 Apr 2016
Special Dividend
19 Mar 2015
02 Apr 2015
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