Persimmon PLC (PSN.L)
11 Mar 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£4,049.61|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||304.71|
LONDON, Feb 25 - British housebuilder Persimmon posted a 49 percent jump in full-year pretax profit, in line with analyst expectations, and said the strong recovery in housing demand would help it accelerate plans to return cash to shareholders.
LONDON, Feb 20 - Construction started on more new homes in England last year than at any point since 2007, government data showed on Thursday, suggesting rising house prices and incentives to promote home-building are having some impact on supply.
LONDON, Jan 8 - British housebuilder Persimmon posted a 21 percent rise in 2013 revenue, at the top end of analysts' forecasts, as the firm benefited from a recovery in the country's housing market.
LONDON, Jan 8 - Persimmon's chief executive said he expects consensus numbers to be upgraded after the British housebuilder posted full-year revenues at the top end of analyst expectations.
LONDON, Jan 8 - British housebuilder Persimmon reported a 21 percent jump in full year revenues, at the top end of analyst expectations, helped by higher selling prices and strong customer demand.
Dec 13 - Persimmon PLC : * Appointment of David Jenkinson north division chief executive as an exec
LONDON, Nov 28 - Shares in Britain's housebuilders fell sharply on Thursday, wiping up to 1 billion pounds ($1.6 billion) off the sector, after the Bank of England unexpectedly cut a mortgage support scheme to avoid a housing bubble.
LONDON, Nov 13 - British housebuilder Barratt Developments expects to deliver "substantial improvements" in its full-year performance, as the sector continues to benefit from government efforts to free up mortgage lending.
LONDON, Nov 6 - British housebuilder Persimmon said favourable market conditions was helping it generate more cash in a shorter space of time and that it could review the timing of its capital return plan.
LONDON, Nov 6 - British housebuilder Persimmon has yet to gain any significant benefit from the government's mortgage guarantee scheme because of the high interest rates being charged, the company said on Wednesday.