Chesnara Share Price (CSN)

398.00 +3.00 (+0.76%) delayed: 11:10AM BST
Bid price 396.00 Open price 397.00
Ask price 398.00 Prev close 398.00
High price 398.00 Spread 0.50%
Low price 393.00 Volume 162,009

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Chesnara Share Price Information

Name Chesnara Epic CSN
Sector Life Insurance ISIN GB00B00FPT80
Activites Chesnara plc is the owner of Countrywide Assured plc (CA plc), Movestic Livförsäkringar AB (Movestic) and Chesnara Holdings BV, the intermediate holding company of the Waard Group. CA plc is a UK life assurance subsidiary that is closed to new business. In June 2005 Chesnara acquired a further closed life insurance company - City of Westminster Assurance - for £47.8m. With effect from 30 June 2006, CWA's policies and assets were transferred into CA plc. Save & Prosper Insurance Limited and its subsidiary, Save & Prosper Pensions Limited, were acquired on 20 December 2010 for £63.5 million. With effect from 31 December 2011, the business of Save & Prosper was transferred into CA plc. On 28 November 2013 Chesnara acquired Direct Line Life Insurance Company Limited (subsequently renamed Protection Life Company Limited) from Direct Line Group plc for £39.3m. On 31 December 2014 the PL business transferred into CA plc. CA plc operates an outsourced business model. Movestic, a Swedish life assurance company which originally focused on pensions and savings, was acquired on 23 July 2009 for £20 million. The company is open to new business and seeks to grow its position in the Swedish unit-linked market. Its proposition was strengthened in February 2010 with the acquisition of the operations of Aspis Försäkringar Liv AB which has a risk and health product bias. The Waard Group, a Netherlands-based Group comprising three closed book insurance companies and a servicing company, was acquired on 19 May 2015 for Eur 69.9m. The Waard Group, comprising Waard Leven N.V., Hollands Welvaren Leven N.V., Waard Schade N.V. and Tadas Verzekeringen B.V. was previously owned by DSB Beheer B.V., a Dutch financial services Group. The policy base of the Waard Group is predominantly term life policies, with some unit linked policies and some non-life policies. Index n/a

Chesnara Key Numbers

Latest Share Price (p) 398.00 Net Gearing (%) 92.16
Market Capitalisation (£m) 591.71 Gross Gearing (%) 94.65
Shares in issue (m) 149.80 Debt Ratio 94.65
P/E Ratio 7.54 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 1.00
Total dividends per share (p) 20.07 Assets / Equity Ratio 18.69
Dividend Yield (%) 5.08 Price to book value 1.31
Dividend cover (x) 2.61 ROCE (%) 1.06
Earning per share (p) 52.38 EPS Growth (%) 89.30
52 week high / low 424.50 / 334.75 DPS Growth (%) 2.98

Chesnara Director Deals

Dec.Date Type Director Pos No. of Shares
24/11/2017 BUY John Deane CEO 10,000
07/11/2017 TIN David Rimmington FD 26,944
07/11/2017 SELL David Rimmington FD 15,011
14/06/2016 DRI Mike Evans NED 257
04/11/2014 TIN Graham Kettleborough RES 5,190

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Chesnara Company News

15:58 16/05/2018

Results of AGM

RNS Number : 3275O Chesnara PLC 16 May 2018   Result of the Chesnara Annual General Meeting LEI Number: 213800VFRMBRTSZ3SJ06   Chesnara plc announces that the resolutions proposed at its Annual General Meeting held on 16 May 2018 were passed by a show of hands....

07:00 01/05/2018

Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 6446M Chesnara PLC 01 May 2018       Chesnara plc   Notification of Transactions of Directors/Persons Discharging Managerial Responsibility ('PDMRs')   Chesnara plc (the 'Company') today announces that, as at 30 April 2018, John Deane and David...

07:00 24/04/2018

Chesnara plc - Application for Block Listing

RNS Number : 6763L Chesnara PLC 24 April 2018   CHESNARA plc ("Chesnara" or "the Company")   LEI Number: 213800VFRMBRTSZ3SJ06 24th April 2018   APPLICATION FOR BLOCK LISTING   Chesnara today announces that an application has been made to the UK Listing...

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Chesnara Share Price Discussions

4 months ago

Chesnara May reward you. (CSN)

CHESNARA This has a dreadful chart for last few months. Didn’t know why. But it appears that USB has disposed of 4.2million over recent period which I think probably accounts for depressed 2 mths. Strong points are its projected yield of 8.67% . Peg of .36 and projected Peg of .29 Projected...

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