Half Year Results 

Persimmon boosts margins further still

Persimmon boosts margins further still

There was nothing in half-year figures from Persimmon (PSN) to suggest that trading in the housebuilding sector is anything but robust. All the key metrics showed positive progress and with over £1bn in surplus cash, Persimmon remains committed to return surplus capital of at least 235p a share for the next two years and 110p in 2021.

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