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Current Price 276.70p Bid 276.50p Ask 276.80p Change -0.91%
Last Updated: 18/02/2019 12:01. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Royal Mail plc is the parent company of Royal Mail Group Limited, the leading provider of postal and delivery services in the UK and the UK's designated universal postal service provider. UK Parcels, International & Letters (UKPIL) comprises the company's UK and international parcels and letters delivery businesses operating under the Royal Mail and Parcelforce Worldwide brands. Through the Royal Mail Core Network, the company delivers a one-price-goes-anywhere service on a range of parcels and letters products. Royal Mail has the capability to deliver to more than 30 million addresses in the UK, six days a week (excluding UK public holidays). Parcelforce Worldwide operates a separate UK network which collects and delivers express parcels. Royal Mail also owns General Logistics Systems (GLS) which operates one of the largest ground-based, deferred parcel delivery networks in Europe.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 25/03/2018

Turnover
£10,172.00m
Operating Profit
£66.00m
Dividend Yield
0.00
Dividend Per Share
24.00
Dividend Cover
1.07
P/E Ratio
10.78

Key Personnel

Rico Back
Chief Executive Officer
Stuart Campbell Simpson
Chief Financial Officer
Arthur Leslie Owen
Non-Executive Chairman
Keith Williams
Non-Executive Dep Chairman
Simon Thompson
Non-Executive Director
Orna Gabrielle Ni-Chionna
Non-Executive Director
Rita Elizabeth Griffin
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
RMG
ISIN
GB00BDVZYZ77
Shares in Issue
1,000,000,000
Market cap
£2,792.00m

Analyst Views (10)

Strong Buy
 
20.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
30.00%
Sell
 
20.00%
Strong Sell
 
30.00%
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
276.65p
Bid Price
276.50p
Ask Price
276.80p
Volume
464641
Change Today
-2.55p
% Change Today
-0.91%
Open
280.00p
Previous Close
279.20p
Intraday High
283.50p
Intraday Low
276.70p
52 Week High
632.60p
52 Week Low
246.60p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Royal Mail Intra-day Chart

Royal Mail News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 11 Feb 2019 | 13:40 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 08 Feb 2019 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 04 Feb 2019 | 12:40 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 31 Jan 2019 | 08:00 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 30 Jan 2019 | 12:20 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 30 Jan 2019 | 12:00 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 30 Jan 2019 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 30 Jan 2019 | 11:30 FTSE rallies amid potential progress on Brexit 29 Jan 2019 | 16:58 FTSE puffs higher ahead of Brexit votes 29 Jan 2019 | 11:58 UK stocks open 0.8% higher amid Brexit compromise hopes 29 Jan 2019 | 09:04 Royal Mail downgrades letter volumes guidance 29 Jan 2019 | 07:23 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 24 Jan 2019 | 12:10 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 21 Jan 2019 | 13:00 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 18 Jan 2019 | 15:30 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 18 Jan 2019 | 15:30 FTSE struggles amid concerns over Chinese economic growth 16 Jan 2019 | 16:49 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 11 Dec 2018 | 12:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 06 Dec 2018 | 08:50 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 05 Dec 2018 | 17:20 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 22 Nov 2018 | 11:20 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 20 Nov 2018 | 14:40 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 20 Nov 2018 | 14:20 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 19 Nov 2018 | 10:40 FTSE resists global sell-off amid Brexit chaos 15 Nov 2018 | 16:56 FTSE 100 rises as sterling dives on Brexit panic 15 Nov 2018 | 11:32 UK stocks edge higher as Brexit dominates 15 Nov 2018 | 09:15 Royal Mail sees 25% drop in H1 profit 15 Nov 2018 | 07:48 Royal Mail head of UK parcels to stand down 07 Nov 2018 | 09:57 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 11 Oct 2018 | 08:50

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
25 Mar 2018
26 Mar 2017
Tangible Assets
2,016.0
2,062.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
932.0
883.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
2,506.0
3,898.0
Total Non-Current Assets
5,454.0
6,843.0
Inventory
25.0
23.0
Trade & Receivables
1,160.0
1,117.0
Cash & Receivables
600.0
299.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
18.0
52.0
Total Assets
7,257.0
8,334.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
25 Mar 2018
26 Mar 2017
Short Term Liabilities
2,082.0
2,016.0
Long Term Liabilities
739.0
1,320.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
2,821.0
3,336.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
25 Mar 2018
26 Mar 2017
Net Assets
4,436.0
4,998.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
25 Mar 2018
26 Mar 2017
Share Capital
10.0
10.0
Minority Interests
0.0
1.0
Retained Earnings
4,381.0
4,940.0
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
45.0
47.0
Total Equity
4,436.0
4,998.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
25 Mar 2018
26 Mar 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
905.0
754.0
Cashflow Before Financing
580.0
244.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
299.0
-83.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
25 Mar 2018
26 Mar 2017
Turnover
10,172.0
9,776.0
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
66.0
231.0
Pre-Tax Profit
212.0
335.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
258.0
273.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
06 Dec 2018
16 Jan 2019
H2 Dividend
26 Jul 2018
31 Aug 2018
H1 Dividend
07 Dec 2017
10 Jan 2018
H2 Dividend
29 Jun 2017
28 Jul 2017
H1 Dividend
08 Dec 2016
11 Jan 2017
H2 Dividend
30 Jun 2016
29 Jul 2016
H1 Dividend
03 Dec 2015
13 Jan 2016
H2 Dividend
02 Jul 2015
31 Jul 2015
H1 Dividend
27 Nov 2014
14 Jan 2015
H2 Dividend
02 Jul 2014
31 Jul 2014
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