Persimmon sees full-year pre-tax profit ahead of market consensus
FILE PHOTO - A sign is displayed at a Persimmon construction site in Dartford, southern Britain August 21, 2015. REUTERS/Neil Hall/File Photo
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(Reuters) – Britain’s second biggest housebuilder Persimmon Plc <PSN.L> said on Tuesday it expects full-year pre-tax profit to be modestly ahead of market consensus, boosted by new construction projects.
Total group revenue rose 4 percent to 3.74 billion pounds($4.82 billion) for the year ended Dec. 31.
(Reporting by Tanishaa Nadkar in Bengaluru; Editing by Shounak Dasgupta)