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Current Price 317.50p Bid 315.90p Ask 316.00p Change -2.89%
Last Updated: 18/11/2018 05:35. 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
12.56

Key Personnel

Moya Marguerite Greene
Chief Executive Officer
Stuart Campbell Simpson
Chief Financial Officer
Peter James Long
Non-Executive Chairman
Simon Thompson
Non-Executive Director
Keith Williams
Non-Executive Director
Arthur Leslie Owen
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
£3,254.00m

Analyst Views (9)

Strong Buy
 
11.11%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
22.22%
Sell
 
22.22%
Strong Sell
 
44.44%
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
316.00p
Bid Price
315.90p
Ask Price
316.00p
Volume
7762735
Change Today
-9.40p
% Change Today
-2.89%
Open
321.30p
Previous Close
316.00p
Intraday High
328.30p
Intraday Low
106.50p
52 Week High
632.60p
52 Week Low
318.00p
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 MoneyAM

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 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 10 Oct 2018 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - RBC Capital Markets issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 09 Oct 2018 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 09 Oct 2018 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 08 Oct 2018 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 05 Oct 2018 | 08:10 FTSE recovers ground in afternoon trading 02 Oct 2018 | 16:40 FTSE falls despite sterling's slide 02 Oct 2018 | 12:01 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 02 Oct 2018 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 02 Oct 2018 | 09:00 FTSE falls on weak housebuilders and miners 01 Oct 2018 | 17:04 Royal Mail chairman Peter Long stands down 19 Sep 2018 | 13:19 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 11 Sep 2018 | 12:30 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 04 Sep 2018 | 09:55 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 04 Sep 2018 | 09:55 FTSE gains positive momentum on sliding pound 03 Sep 2018 | 16:44 Brexit woes boost FTSE 03 Sep 2018 | 11:49 FTSE opens 0.5% higher as Brexit woes hit Sterling 03 Sep 2018 | 09:04 Royal Mail acquires Dicom Canada for around £213m 03 Sep 2018 | 08:47 FTSE falls on weak Chinese data and Antofagasta's earnings miss 14 Aug 2018 | 16:47 FTSE struggles for direction amid weak miners 14 Aug 2018 | 11:54 Royal Mail to appeal £50m fine imposed by UK regulator Ofcom 14 Aug 2018 | 07:28 Concerns over Brexit vote weakens pound and pushes FTSE higher 17 Jul 2018 | 16:54 FTSE struggles to bounce back despite rising miners 17 Jul 2018 | 11:58 UK stocks open 0.2% higher; led by Royal Mail, TalkTalk 17 Jul 2018 | 09:00

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

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 MoneyAM

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 MoneyAM

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

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

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 MoneyAM

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 MoneyAM

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 MoneyAM

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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