Palace Capital Plc (PCA) is a leading real estate services business based in the UK. It opened the day at 195.24p after a previous close of 196p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 195.24p to a high of 200p. The latest price was 200p (25 minute delay). Palace Capital is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 17 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Palace Capital's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was 188p, which is 40.73% down on its pre-crash value of 317.2p and 15.34% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as 163p.
If you had bought £1,000 worth of Palace Capital shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth £521.41 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth £574.92.
|52-week range||156.8767p - 323.962p|
|50-day moving average||208.3824p|
|200-day moving average||191.9454p|
|Wall St. target price||415p|
|Dividend yield||0.1p (4.98%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||1p|
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|1 month (2020-12-22)||2.83%|
|3 months (2020-10-22)||2.56%|
|6 months (2020-07-22)||4.30%|
Valuing Palace Capital stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Palace Capital's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Palace Capital's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 312x. In other words, Palace Capital shares trade at around 312x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the FTSE 250 at the end of September 2019 (19.71). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Palace Capital's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £11.2 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Palace Capital's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||£17.5 million|
|Operating margin TTM||63.61%|
|Gross profit TTM||£18 million|
|Return on assets TTM||2.3%|
|Return on equity TTM||-8.99%|
|Market capitalisation||£92.6 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
We're not expecting Palace Capital to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.
Palace Capital's shares were split on a 1:100 basis on 21 October 2013. So if you had owned 100 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Palace Capital shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 9900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Palace Capital shares which in turn could have impacted Palace Capital's share price.
Over the last 12 months, Palace Capital's shares have ranged in value from as little as 156.8767p up to 323.962p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (LSE average) beta is 1, while Palace Capital's is 1.108. This would suggest that Palace Capital's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Palace Capital plc is a real estate investment firm specializing in investment in entities operating in the property sector. It seeks to invest in United Kingdom. Palace Capital plc is based in London, the United Kingdom.
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