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Pennon Group
PNN: 730.80 +0.20 ( +0.03 %) delayed: 18:45PM
Bid price 730.00 High price 734.00
Ask price 730.80 Low price 714.80
Open price 731.00 Spread 0.11%
Prev close 730.80 Volume 1,525,868

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Pennon Group - Share price information
Name Pennon Group Epic PNN
Activities Pennon Group plc is one of the largest environmental infrastructure groups in the UK, Pennon is at the top end of the FTSE 250. Pennon has assets of around £6.0 billion and a workforce of around 5,000 people. The merged water company of South West Water and Bournemouth Water provides water and wastewater services to a population of c.1.7 million in Cornwall, Devon and parts of Dorset and Somerset and water only services to c.0.5 million in parts of Dorset, Hampshire and Wiltshire. Since 1989 South West Water has invested around £7 billion to improve water and wastewater services. This investment means that we will supply some of the best quality drinking water in the UK and have achieved record bathing water quality in recent years. South West Water was awarded enhanced status for its 2015-2020 Business Plan, and has the highest potential returns in the water sector to 2020. Viridor is a leading UK recycling, energy recovery and waste management company, providing services to more than 150 local authorities and major corporate clients as well as over 32,000 customers across the UK. Pennon Water Services provides water and wastewater retail services to over 160,000 non-household customer accounts across Great Britain, and is an 80:20 venture with South Staffordshire Group. ISIN GB00B18V8630
Latest Share Price (p) 730.80 Net Gearing (%) 64.35
Market Capitalisation (pm) 3,066.64 Gross Gearing (%) 74.47
Shares in issue (m) 419.74 Debt Ratio 72.01
P/E Ratio 18.36 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.88
Total dividends per share (p) 35.96 Assets / Equity Ratio 3.92
Dividend Yield (%) 5.04 Price to book value 2.03
Dividend Cover 1.08 ROCE (%) 3.90
Earning per share (p) 39.80 EPS Growth (%) 7.57
52-week high / low (p) 947.00 / 577.40 DPS Growth (%) 7.09
Pennon Group - Broker views
Date Broker Recommendation Price Old target price New target price Notes
16 May Deutsche Bank Buy - - Upgrades
27 Mar HSBC Buy - 820.00 Reiterates
23 Mar Credit Suisse Underperform 690.00 690.00 Reiterates
09 Mar JP Morgan Cazenove Overweight 830.00 830.00 Upgrades
06 Mar Morgan Stanley Equal weight 890.00 790.00 Reiterates

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Pennon Group - Director deals
Date Director Type Volume / Price Trade value
09 Apr 2018 Christopher Loughlin Dividend Reinvestment Plan 7,042 @ 648.63p £45,676.67
09 Apr 2018 Christopher Loughlin Dividend Reinvestment Plan 7,042 @ 648.63p £45,676.67
09 Apr 2018 Christopher Loughlin Dividend Reinvestment Plan 7,042 @ 648.63p £45,676.67
27 Mar 2018 Sir John Parker Buy 17,027 @ 587.28p £99,996.17
19 Sep 2017 Christopher Loughlin Transfer In 19,552 @ 0.00p £0.00

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