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Reckitt Benckiser Group

Current Price 6511.00p Bid 6510.00p Ask 6512.00p Change -1.53%
Last Updated: 17/10/2018 10:16. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Reckitt Benckiser Group plc is the global leading consumer health and hygiene company. Driven by a purpose of providing innovative solutions for healthier lives and happier homes, RB has operations in over 60 countries. From the foundations of wellness and infant nutrition, to the fundamentals of a hygienic home, its global brands help people live healthier, happier lives. RB has world leading Powerbrands which include household names such as Enfamil, Nutramigen, Nurofen, Strepsils, Gaviscon, Mucinex, Durex, Scholl, Clearasil, Lysol, Dettol, Veet, Harpic, Cillit Bang, Mortein, Finish, Vanish, French's, Calgon, Woolite and Air Wick. RB's unique culture is at the heart of its success. Its drive to achieve, passion to outperform and commitment to quality and scientific excellence is manifested in the work of over 40,000 employees worldwide. RB is proud to lead the Save a Child a Minute campaign, which aims to eliminate child deaths from diarrhoea, one of the world's largest killers of children under five.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£11,512.00m
Operating Profit
£2,737.00m
Dividend Yield
2.54
Dividend Per Share
164.30
Dividend Cover
5.22
P/E Ratio
7.53

Key Personnel

Rakesh Kapoor
Chief Executive
Adrian Nevil Hennah
Chief Financial Officer
Christopher Alan Sinclair
Non-Executive Chairman
Warren Gordon Tucker
Non-Executive Director
Dr Pamela Josephine Kirby
Non-Executive Director
Dr Mehmood Khan
Non-Executive Director
Mary Elaine Harris
Non-Executive Director
Nicandro Durante
Non-Executive Director
Andrew Robert John Bonfield
Non-Executive Director
André Pierre Joseph Lacroix
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
RB.
ISIN
GB00B24CGK77
Shares in Issue
707,041,274
Market cap
£46,749.57m

Analyst Views (9)

Strong Buy
 
44.44%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
33.33%
Sell
 
22.22%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
6511.00p
Bid Price
6510.00p
Ask Price
6512.00p
Volume
262891
Change Today
-101.00p
% Change Today
-1.53%
Open
6630.00p
Previous Close
6612.00p
Intraday High
6633.00p
Intraday Low
6465.00p
52 Week High
7207.00p
52 Week Low
5255.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

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Reckitt Benckiser Group Intra-day Chart

Reckitt Benckiser Group News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 02 Oct 2018 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 17 Sep 2018 | 09:40 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 06 Sep 2018 | 15:10 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 30 Aug 2018 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 06 Aug 2018 | 13:40 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 02 Aug 2018 | 08:00 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 30 Jul 2018 | 09:20 Shell boosts FTSE 100 27 Jul 2018 | 16:51 FTSE rises as miners rally 27 Jul 2018 | 11:47 Reckitt Benckiser upgrades revenue guidance on infant formula strength 27 Jul 2018 | 07:24 Reckitt Benckiser appoints PepsiCo's Mehmood Khan to board 26 Jun 2018 | 13:49 Broker Forecast - Societe Generale issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 07 Jun 2018 | 10:50 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 29 May 2018 | 16:40 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 29 May 2018 | 16:40 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 29 May 2018 | 16:40 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 29 May 2018 | 16:40 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 29 May 2018 | 16:40 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 29 May 2018 | 16:40 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 08 May 2018 | 16:00 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 08 May 2018 | 16:00 Broker Forecast - Exane BNP Paribas issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 08 May 2018 | 08:50 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 04 May 2018 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 03 May 2018 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 30 Apr 2018 | 13:00 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 24 Apr 2018 | 11:50 Uncertainty over May interest rate hike supports FTSE 20 Apr 2018 | 16:51 FTSE rises amid shifting rate expectations 20 Apr 2018 | 11:54 Reckitt Benckiser first-quarter sales up 23%, reaffirms annual guidance 20 Apr 2018 | 07:26 Miners lift FTSE 17 Apr 2018 | 16:49 Trade war fears hit global markets 22 Mar 2018 | 17:01

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
1,754.0
878.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
29,487.0
13,454.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
348.0
237.0
Total Non-Current Assets
31,589.0
14,569.0
Inventory
1,201.0
770.0
Trade & Receivables
2,004.0
1,623.0
Cash & Receivables
2,125.0
882.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
94.0
175.0
Total Assets
37,013.0
18,019.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
6,576.0
5,401.0
Long Term Liabilities
16,864.0
4,192.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
23,440.0
9,593.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
13,573.0
8,426.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
74.0
74.0
Minority Interests
40.0
5.0
Retained Earnings
27,039.0
21,811.0
Share Premium Account
243.0
243.0
Other Equity
-13,823.0
-13,707.0
Total Equity
13,573.0
8,426.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
2,491.0
2,422.0
Cashflow Before Financing
-6,405.0
1,839.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
1,332.0
73.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
11,512.0
9,891.0
Cost of Sales
4,642.0
3,865.0
Gross Profit
6,870.0
6,026.0
Operating Profit
2,737.0
2,410.0
Pre-Tax Profit
2,499.0
2,394.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
6,189.0
1,836.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
16 Aug 2018
27 Sep 2018
H2 Dividend
12 Apr 2018
24 May 2018
H1 Dividend
17 Aug 2017
28 Sep 2017
H2 Dividend
13 Apr 2017
25 May 2017
H1 Dividend
18 Aug 2016
29 Sep 2016
H2 Dividend
14 Apr 2016
26 May 2016
H1 Dividend
13 Aug 2015
25 Sep 2015
H2 Dividend
16 Apr 2015
29 May 2015
H1 Dividend
06 Aug 2014
25 Sep 2014
H2 Dividend
19 Feb 2014
29 May 2014
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