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Reckitt Benckiser Group

Current Price 5936.00p Bid 5935.00p Ask 5938.00p Change 0.23%
Last Updated: 20/11/2019 09:03. 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 31/12/2018

Turnover
£12,597.00m
Operating Profit
£3,047.00m
Dividend Yield
2.92
Dividend Per Share
170.70
Dividend Cover
1.77
P/E Ratio
19.35

Key Personnel

Laxman Narasimhan
Chief Executive Officer
Adrian Nevil Hennah
Chief Financial Officer
Christopher Alan Sinclair
Non-Executive Chairman
Warren Gordon Tucker
Non-Executive Director
Elane Stock
Non-Executive Director
Sara Mathew
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

Stock Details

EPIC
RB.
ISIN
GB00B24CGK77
Shares in Issue
709,415,801
Market cap
£42,018.70m

Analyst Views (12)

Strong Buy
 
41.67%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
41.67%
Sell
 
16.67%
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
5936.50p
Bid Price
5935.00p
Ask Price
5938.00p
Volume
64707
Change Today
13.50p
% Change Today
0.23%
Open
5927.00p
Previous Close
5923.00p
Intraday High
5941.00p
Intraday Low
5914.00p
52 Week High
6778.00p
52 Week Low
5510.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Reckitt Benckiser Group Intra-day Chart

Reckitt Benckiser Group News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 04 Nov 2019 | 13:30 Broker Forecast - DZ Bank issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 31 Oct 2019 | 08:20 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 28 Oct 2019 | 14:15 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 24 Oct 2019 | 14:00 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 24 Oct 2019 | 12:10 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 23 Oct 2019 | 10:40 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 23 Oct 2019 | 10:30 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 23 Oct 2019 | 10:20 FTSE closes up as pound drops on Brexit drama 22 Oct 2019 | 16:46 FTSE rises as sterling falls ahead of Brexit votes 22 Oct 2019 | 12:06 UK stocks open 0.2% lower as investors brace for key Brexit votes 22 Oct 2019 | 08:53 Reckitt Benckiser slashes annual sales guidance 22 Oct 2019 | 07:20 Reckitt Benckiser CFO Adrian Hennah to stand down by next April 21 Oct 2019 | 13:09 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 16 Oct 2019 | 10:40 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 08 Oct 2019 | 09:10 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 01 Oct 2019 | 08:20 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 30 Aug 2019 | 16:10 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 30 Aug 2019 | 16:10 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 30 Aug 2019 | 16:10 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 30 Aug 2019 | 16:05 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 30 Aug 2019 | 16:05 Director Deals - Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RB.) 30 Aug 2019 | 16:05 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 31 Jul 2019 | 10:40 Broker Forecast - Bryan Garnier issues a broker note on Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC 31 Jul 2019 | 10:30 FTSE closes lower on weak US opening and Centrica dividend cut 30 Jul 2019 | 16:47 FTSE lifted by oil stocks and pound weakness 30 Jul 2019 | 11:54 FTSE dips despite bright US start 11 Jul 2019 | 16:38 FTSE falls flat by midday, sterling enjoys gains 11 Jul 2019 | 12:06 UK stocks buoyed by positive US, Asian sentiment 11 Jul 2019 | 09:29 Reckitt Benckiser to pay $1.4bn to resolve US federal investigation settlement 11 Jul 2019 | 07:25

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Tangible Assets
1,858.0
1,754.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
30,278.0
29,487.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
562.0
348.0
Total Non-Current Assets
32,698.0
31,589.0
Inventory
1,276.0
1,201.0
Trade & Receivables
2,097.0
2,004.0
Cash & Receivables
1,483.0
2,125.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
96.0
94.0
Total Assets
37,650.0
37,013.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Short Term Liabilities
7,614.0
6,576.0
Long Term Liabilities
15,247.0
16,864.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
22,861.0
23,440.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Net Assets
14,789.0
13,573.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Share Capital
74.0
74.0
Minority Interests
47.0
40.0
Retained Earnings
28,215.0
27,039.0
Share Premium Account
245.0
243.0
Other Equity
-13,792.0
-13,823.0
Total Equity
14,789.0
13,573.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
2,454.0
2,491.0
Cashflow Before Financing
2,032.0
-6,405.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-586.0
1,332.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2018
31 Dec 2017
Turnover
12,597.0
11,512.0
Cost of Sales
4,962.0
4,642.0
Gross Profit
7,635.0
6,870.0
Operating Profit
3,047.0
2,737.0
Pre-Tax Profit
2,722.0
2,499.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
2,181.0
6,189.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
22 Aug 2019
26 Sep 2019
H2 Dividend
18 Apr 2019
23 May 2019
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
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