Persimmon Plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-18.000 (-0.760%)
52 week
1622.0 - 3272.0

Last traded: Yesterday at 4:39 PM

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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Company profile

Industry / SectorResidential Construction / Consumer Cyclical
Full time employees5000
Mailing addressPersimmon House Fulford York YO19 4FE United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 19 0464 2199 /


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Persimmon Plc paid £2.35 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 22 July 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 95.03%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.PSN dividend payout ratio is more than 90% making it difficult for the company to maintain the dividends and increase it year by year.

PSN's forward dividend amount is £2.35 and the forward dividend yield is 9.92%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Jan 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Persimmon Plc.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Dean FinchGroup Chief Exec. & Exec. Director54762.71k
Mr. Duncan H. DavidsonFounder & Life Pres79
Mr. Jason Michael WindsorChief Financial Officer49
Tracy L. DavisonCompany Sec.
Mr. Peter JordanGroup Planning & Land Director
Mr. Martyn ClarkRegional Divisional Director for Yorkshire & South East
Richard StenhouseGroup Regulatory Director

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Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Persimmon Plc is and its enterprise value is .

The PSN's stocks Beta value is 1.29 making it 29% more volatile compared to LSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Persimmon Plc (LSE:PSN) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Persimmon Plc's Stock Symbol?

Persimmon Plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "PSN".

2. What is Persimmon Plc's stock price today?

One share of PSN stock can currently be purchased for approximately £2351.

3. How can I contact Persimmon Plc?

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

4. What is Persimmon Plc's official website?

The official website of Persimmon Plc is