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Current Price 218.50p Bid 190.00p Ask 232.80p Change -3.25%
Last Updated: 09/12/2019 07:09. 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 31/03/2019

Turnover
£10,581.00m
Operating Profit
£160.00m
Dividend Yield
11.47
Dividend Per Share
25.00
Dividend Cover
0.71
P/E Ratio
12.21

Key Personnel

Rico Back
Chief Executive Officer
Stuart Campbell Simpson
Chief Financial Officer
Keith Williams
Non-Executive Chairman
Maria Juana da Cunha
Non-Executive Director
Baroness Sarah Elizabeth Mary Hogg
Non-Executive Director
Simon Thompson
Non-Executive Director
Rita Elizabeth Griffin
Non-Executive Director
Michael Alan Findlay
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
RMG
ISIN
GB00BDVZYZ77
Shares in Issue
1,000,000,000
Market cap
£2,137.00m

Analyst Views (9)

Strong Buy
 
22.22%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
33.33%
Sell
 
22.22%
Strong Sell
 
22.22%
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
211.40p
Bid Price
190.00p
Ask Price
232.80p
Volume
0
Change Today
-7.10p
% Change Today
-3.25%
Open
0.00p
Previous Close
218.50p
Intraday High
0.00p
Intraday Low
0.00p
52 Week High
324.20p
52 Week Low
186.90p
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 - Societe Generale issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 04 Dec 2019 | 14:10 Broker Forecast - Bernstein issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 29 Nov 2019 | 12:10 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 27 Nov 2019 | 08:20 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 25 Nov 2019 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 22 Nov 2019 | 13:50 UK stocks close in the red as Royal Mail, Johnson Matthey market mood negatives fail to get lift from weak US opening 21 Nov 2019 | 17:11 UK shares in reverse as Royal Mail, Johnson Matthey announcements drag on the market mood 21 Nov 2019 | 12:23 FTSE trims losses after Fed comments 13 Nov 2019 | 16:49 FTSE falls on Trump's mixed trade signals 08 Nov 2019 | 16:42 UK stocks cheapen as US-China trade hopes fade 08 Nov 2019 | 11:40 UK stocks open 0.4% lower as US-China trade hopes fade 08 Nov 2019 | 09:07 Royal Mail applies to court to block planned worker strikes 08 Nov 2019 | 07:09 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 29 Oct 2019 | 12:20 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 28 Oct 2019 | 12:10 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 09 Oct 2019 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 24 Sep 2019 | 08:30 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 10 Sep 2019 | 12:50 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 16 Aug 2019 | 15:00 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 08 Aug 2019 | 12:20 FTSE closes lower as sterling strengthens 18 Jul 2019 | 16:40 FTSE stays lower on weak day for global markets 18 Jul 2019 | 11:58 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 15 Jul 2019 | 08:20 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 18 Jun 2019 | 15:20 Broker Forecast - Societe Generale issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 14 Jun 2019 | 10:30 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 07 Jun 2019 | 11:00 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 05 Jun 2019 | 15:00 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 04 Jun 2019 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 04 Jun 2019 | 09:10 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 03 Jun 2019 | 12:10 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 29 May 2019 | 10:00

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
Tangible Assets
2,066.0
2,016.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,011.0
932.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
2,700.0
2,506.0
Total Non-Current Assets
5,777.0
5,454.0
Inventory
27.0
25.0
Trade & Receivables
1,310.0
1,160.0
Cash & Receivables
236.0
600.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
51.0
18.0
Total Assets
7,401.0
7,257.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
Short Term Liabilities
1,989.0
2,082.0
Long Term Liabilities
793.0
739.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
2,782.0
2,821.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
Net Assets
4,619.0
4,436.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
Share Capital
10.0
10.0
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
4,576.0
4,381.0
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
33.0
45.0
Total Equity
4,619.0
4,436.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
Cashflow from Operating Activities
493.0
905.0
Cashflow Before Financing
-50.0
580.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-362.0
299.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
Turnover
10,581.0
10,172.0
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
160.0
66.0
Pre-Tax Profit
241.0
212.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
175.0
258.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
05 Dec 2019
15 Jan 2020
H2 Dividend
25 Jul 2019
04 Sep 2019
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
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