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PAG - Paragon Banking Share Price

493.2p 8.2  1.7%

Last Trade - 14/05/21

Mid Cap
Market Cap £1.27bn
Enterprise Value £13.44bn
Revenue £508.7m
Position in Universe 392nd / 1826
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Year End 30th Sep 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
355.1 432.2 429.4 499.2 534.6 508.7 308.7 331.8 +7.5%
+11.8 +14.2 +5.5 +29.2 -11.0 -26.0 +22.2 +19.7
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 30 September 2020, ParagonBanking Group PLC revenues decreased 5% to £508.7M. Netincome decreased 28% to £91.3M. Revenues reflect IdemCapital segment decrease of 52% to £26.7M, Net InterestMargin, Total - % decrease of 2% to 2.24%. Net income alsoreflects Provisions for losses increase from £8M to £48.3M(expense). Dividend per share decreased from £0.21 to£0.14.
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Profile Summary

Paragon Banking Group PLC, formerly The Paragon Group of Companies PLC, is engaged in financial services business. The Company operates as an independent buy-to-let lender, and as a debt purchaser through its Idem Capital division, where it purchases, co-manages and services secured and unsecured consumer loan portfolios. It operates through three segments: Paragon Mortgages, Idem Capital and Paragon Bank. The Paragon Mortgages segment includes revenue, in the form of interest and ancillary income, from its first mortgage operations, and from other assets remaining in legacy consumer portfolios. The Idem Capital segment includes revenue generated from assets purchased by its debt investment business, Idem Capital Holdings Limited and third-party loan administration activity. The Paragon Bank segment includes revenue generated from its regulated banking business, Paragon Bank PLC and its subsidiaries, including the acquired asset finance companies.

Last Annual September 30th, 2020
Last Interim September 30th, 2020
Incorporated January 17, 1989
Public Since May 15, 1989
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 1,392
Sector Financials
Industry Banking Services
Index FTSE All Share , FTSE All-share - Financials Price Return Gbp End Of Day, FTSE All-share - General Financial Price Return Gbp End Of Day, FTSE 350 Higher Yield , FTSE 350 , FTSE 250 , FTSE 350 General Financial ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 256,779,049
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Upcoming Events for PAG
Tuesday 8th June, 2021
Half Year 2021 Paragon Banking Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 29th July, 2021
Q3 2021 Paragon Banking Group PLC Trading Statement Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Paragon Banking
What is the Paragon Banking share price?

As of 14/05/21, shares in Paragon Banking are trading at 493.2p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £1.27bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Paragon Banking share price performed this year?

Shares in Paragon Banking are currently trading at 493.2p and the price has moved by 58.18% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Paragon Banking price has moved by 27.17% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Paragon Banking?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Paragon Banking, there are there are currently 4 "buy" , 3 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Paragon Banking is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Paragon Banking next release its financial results?

Paragon Banking is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-09-30
What is the Paragon Banking dividend yield?

The Paragon Banking dividend yield is 2.92% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Paragon Banking pay a dividend?

Last year, Paragon Banking paid a total dividend of 0.14, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 2.92%. Looking ahead, Paragon Banking has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Paragon Banking next pay dividends?

Paragon Banking has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Paragon Banking shares is currently 2.92%.

How do I buy Paragon Banking shares?

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What is the market cap of Paragon Banking?

Shares in Paragon Banking are currently trading at 493.2p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £1.27bn.

Where are Paragon Banking shares listed? Where are Paragon Banking shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Paragon Banking:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: PAG
What kind of share is Paragon Banking?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Paragon Banking is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Paragon Banking share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Paragon Banking are currently priced at 493.2p. At that level they are trading at 3.19% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 509.45.

Analysts covering Paragon Banking currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.4358 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Paragon Banking share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Paragon Banking. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 14.18%. At the current price of 493.2p, shares in Paragon Banking are trading at 19.26% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Paragon Banking PE Ratio?

The Paragon Banking PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 13.83. The shares are currently trading at 493.2p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Paragon Banking?

Paragon Banking's management team is headed by:

Nigel Terrington - CEO
Richard Woodman - CFO
Fiona Clutterbuck - NEC
Pam Rowland - COO
Hugo Tudor - NID
Barbara Ridpath - NID
Alison Morris - NED
Peter Hill - NED
Richard Rowntree - MDR
Dave Newcombe - MDR
Peter Shorthouse - FID
Deborah Bateman - OTH
Anne Barnet - DHR
Marius van Niekerk - GCN
Ben Whibley - CRO
Who are the major shareholders of Paragon Banking?

Here are the top five shareholders of Paragon Banking based on the size of their shareholding:

Royal London Asset Management Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 6.99% (17.9m shares)
M & G Investment Management Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 6.6% (16.9m shares)
Liontrust Investment Partners LLP Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.1% (13.1m shares)
J O Hambro Capital Management Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.02% (12.9m shares)
Dimensional Fund Advisors, L.P. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.99% (12.8m shares)
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