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Paragon Group of Companies Plc (PARA.L)

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PARA.L

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About

The Paragon Group of Companies PLC is engaged in specialist 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. The Company's operating... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.03
Market Cap(Mil.): £1,036.54
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 279.92
Dividend: 9.20
Yield (%): --

Financials

  PARA.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 9.31 51.25 15.78
EPS (TTM): 0.40 -- --
ROI: 0.97 3.31 0.46
ROE: 11.96 13.26 16.59

BRIEF-Paragon Group says to buy back shares worth up to 12.5 mln stg

* Entered into irrevocable,nondiscretionary programme with UBS AG to repurchase amount of shares no greater than 12.5 mln stg Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)

Nov 24 2016

UK lender Paragon's full-year profit rises

Nov 23 Lender Paragon Group of Companies Plc posted a 6.7 percent rise in full-year pretax profit on the back of strong customer demand and new business activity, despite tax changes and uncertainty due to Britain's vote to leave the EU.

Nov 23 2016

BRIEF-Paragon Group says FY statutory profit before tax up 6.7 pct

* Underlying profit rose 9.1 pct to £146.9 million (2015: £134.7 million) due to organic growth, diversification of income streams, m&a activity and effective capital management

Nov 23 2016

Fitch Assigns Paragon's Tier 2 Notes 'BB+' Final Rating

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, September 09 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned The Paragon Group of Companies PLC's (Paragon; BBB-/Stable) GBP150m 7.25% fixed rate reset callable subordinated tier 2 notes due 2026 a final rating of 'BB+'. The rating is in line with the expected rating assigned to the notes on 24 August 2016. KEY RATING DRIVERS The notes are rated one notch below Paragon's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of 'BBB-', reflecting their

Sep 09 2016

Fitch Rates Paragon's Tier 2 Notes 'BB+(EXP)'

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, August 24 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned The Paragon Group of Companies PLC's (Paragon; BBB-/Stable) fixed rate reset callable subordinated tier 2 notes an expected rating of 'BB+(EXP)'. The final rating assignment is contingent on the receipt of final documentation conforming to information already received by Fitch. KEY RATING DRIVERS The notes are rated one notch below Paragon's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR)

Aug 24 2016

BRIEF-Paragon Group of Companies trading in line with expectations

* Pipeline at 30 June 2016 stood at £339.0 million compared to £350.6 million at start of quarter

Jul 29 2016

Earnings vs. Estimates