Full Year Results 

Persimmon still purring

Persimmon still purring

Persimmon (PSN) has come in for some criticism recently over its involvement in the government's 'Help to Buy' scheme and its executive share awards. However, the housebuilder put in another robust performance during 2018. The return on average capital employed in the year to December 2018 rose to 52.8 per cent, while average selling prices and completions were ahead slightly.

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