Named after a Derby winning horse in the 19th century, Persimmon was established in 1972 and currently operates on around 400 developments around the country. The York-based group owns the premium brand Charles Church and in 2006 acquired Westbury to make it the UK’s largest house builder.

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Britain is not yet a nation of renters – but it’s getting there. Half of children are now born in

April 2, 2019

By David Budworth from interactive investor. Here are the 10 high yielders that make it into this year's Dogs of

March 23, 2019

Despite the housebuilder's £1 billion profit and generous dividend, Persimmon shares are under a cloud. Just when investors thought it

March 5, 2019

Persimmon made £1.1bn in profits in 2018, the housebuilder confirmed today, as it named a new chief executive. Dave Jenkinson,

February 26, 2019

Persimmon was among the biggest FTSE 100 market fallers this evening as fears that the property giant could lose its

February 25, 2019

If you are a long-term Persimmon shareholder you will have done pretty well out of recent years. Starting 2012 at

February 24, 2019

Housing minister James Brokenshire has raised concerns that Persimmon is not operating correctly within the Help-to-Buy scheme, according to reports.

February 23, 2019

The FTSE 100 is up more than one per cent this morning on hopes of a breakthrough in trade talks

January 18, 2019
Tony Pidgley

Tony Pidgley is a staunch defender of his trade, as you would expect Britain’s best-known housebuilder to be. So it

January 16, 2019

Housebuilder Bovis today said it expects profits to beat market consensus thanks to an increase in new homes and a

January 16, 2019

Housebuilder Persimmon today said it expects its full-year profits to be “modestly” ahead of market consensus thanks to a string

January 15, 2019

Brexit sensitive housebuilders were the biggest risers in the FTSE 100 today after it was reported that the deadline for

January 11, 2019

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