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PSN - Persimmon Share Price

2271p -46.0  -2.0%

Last Trade - 22/09/20

Consumer Cyclicals
Large Cap
Market Cap £7.39bn
Enterprise Value £6.56bn
Revenue £3.09bn
Position in Universe 116th / 1809
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Relative Strength (%)
1m -12.3%
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52w High -30.4%
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Financial Summary
Year End 31st Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
2,574 2,902 3,137 3,598 3,738 3,649 3,086 3,349 +7.2%
+50.2 +35.7 +18.4 +23.5 +15.7 -5.4 -21.1 +8.81
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 June 2020, Persimmon plc revenues decreased 32% to £1.19B. Net income decreased 42% to £237.6M. Revenues reflect a decrease in demand for the Company's products and services due to unfavorable market conditions. Net income also reflects Operating expenses increase of 10% to £55.4M (expense), Finance income decrease of 40% to £5.1M (income), Other Operating Income decrease of 33% to £3.4M (income).
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Profile Summary

Persimmon Plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company is engaged in house building within the United Kingdom. The Company trades under the brand names of Persimmon Homes, Charles Church and Westbury Partnerships. The Company offers a range of homes from studio apartments to family homes in approximately 380 locations under Persimmon Homes brand. The Company builds homes under Charles Church brand in a range of locations. The Company focuses on affordable social housing and sells these homes under Westbury Partnerships. The Space4 business operates an off-site manufacturing plant producing timber frames, insulated wall panels and roof cassettes as a fabric first solution to the construction of new homes.

Last Annual December 31st, 2019
Last Interim June 30th, 2020
Incorporated May 22, 1984
Public Since January 3, 1986
No. of Shareholders: 9,522
No. of Employees: 5,097
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Tuesday 10th November, 2020
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Thursday 25th February, 2021 Estimate
Full Year 2020 Persimmon PLC Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Persimmon
What is the Persimmon share price?

As of 22/09/20, shares in Persimmon are trading at 2271p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £7.39bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Persimmon share price performed this year?

Shares in Persimmon are currently trading at 2271p and the price has moved by 9.29% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Persimmon price has moved by 31.23% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Persimmon?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Persimmon, there are there are currently 5 "buy" , 2 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Persimmon is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Persimmon next release its financial results?

Persimmon is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-06-30
What is the Persimmon dividend yield?

The Persimmon dividend yield is 6.47% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Persimmon pay a dividend?

Last year, Persimmon paid a total dividend of 1.5, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 6.47%. Looking ahead, Persimmon has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Persimmon next pay dividends?

Persimmon has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Persimmon shares is currently 6.47%.

How do I buy Persimmon shares?

To buy shares in Persimmon you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Persimmon?

Shares in Persimmon are currently trading at 2271p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £7.39bn.

Where are Persimmon shares listed? Where are Persimmon shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Persimmon:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: PSN
What kind of share is Persimmon?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Persimmon is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Persimmon share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Persimmon are currently priced at 2271p. At that level they are trading at 28.87% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 3,192.75.

Analysts covering Persimmon currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 2.1089 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Persimmon share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Persimmon. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 12.58%. At the current price of 2271p, shares in Persimmon are trading at -6.87% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Persimmon PE Ratio?

The Persimmon PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 10.88. The shares are currently trading at 2271p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Persimmon?

Persimmon's management team is headed by:

Michael Killoran - FID
David Jenkinson - CEO
Rachel Kentleton - NID
Nigel Mills - IND
Simon Litherland - NID
Tracy Davison - SEC
Roger Devlin - CHM
Joanna Place - NID
Annemarie Durbin - NID
Who are the major shareholders of Persimmon?

Here are the top five shareholders of Persimmon based on the size of their shareholding:

BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.24% (16.7m shares)
The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 3.13% (9.97m shares)
Statens Pensjonsfond Utland Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 2.53% (8.05m shares)
Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM) Sovereign Wealth Fund
Percentage owned: 2.36% (7.51m shares)
Capital Research Global Investors Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 1.91% (6.08m shares)
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