Persimmon Homes

Regulatory News Highlights

19/08/2014 Half Yearly Report
15/08/2014 Additional Listing
01/08/2014 Total Voting Rights
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Financial Headlines
Half Year Results for the six months ended 30 June 2014

  • Underlying profit before tax* increased by 57% to £212.9m (2013: £135.3m)
  • Further expansion of underlying operating margin* to 17.7% (2013: 15.1%) an increase of 260bps
  • Legal completions increased by 28% to 6,408 new homes (2013: 5,022) and average selling price increased 4.3% to £186,970 (2013: £179,199)
  • Return on average capital employed* increased by 54% to 21.7% (2013: 14.1%)
  • Capital Return Plan - 70p per share paid on 4 July 2014
  • *stated before exceptional items and goodwill impairment