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Current Price 174.60p Bid 161.00p Ask 200.00p Change -2.70%
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Company Overview

Leading provider of postal and delivery services in the UK, with significant operations in continental Europe.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2019

Revenue
£10,581.00m
Operating Profit/Loss
£160.00m
Dividend yield (%)
10.50
Total dividend for year
25.0000p
Dividend cover
1.22
P/E Ratio
7.80

Key Personnel

Mr Keith Williams
Chairman
Mr Stuart Simpson
Chief Financial Officer
Baroness Sarah E M Hogg
Non-Executive Director
Mr Michael Findlay
Non-Executive Director
Ms Lynne Peacock
Non-Executive Director
Ms Maria da Cunha
Non-Executive Director
Ms Rita Griffin
Non-Executive Director
Mr Simon Thompson
Senior Independent Director

Stock Details

EPIC
RMG
ISIN
GB00BDVZYZ77
Shares in Issue
999.96m
Market cap
£1,745.93m

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
0%
Buy
 
33.33%
Hold
 
0%
Sell
 
66.67%
Strong Sell
 
0%
This information is provided by Web Financial Group (UK) Limited. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
174.60p
Bid Price
161.00p
Ask Price
200.00p
Volume
5,173,585
Change Today
-4.85p
% Change Today
-2.70%
Open
178.85p
Previous Close
174.60p
Intraday High
179.40p
Intraday Low
174.10p
52 Week High
250.50p
52 Week Low
124.30p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Income Statement

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Continuing Operations
Revenue
10,581.00
10,172.00
Operating Profit/Loss
160.00
66.00
Net Interest
-13.00
-16.00
Pre-Tax Profit
241.00
212.00
Profit After Tax from continuing operations
175.00
258.00
Discontinued Operations
Profit After Tax
n/a
n/a
Profit/Loss for the Year
175.00
258.00
Attributable to:
Equity Holders of Parent Company
175.00
259.00
Minority Interests
n/a
-1.00
Total Dividend Paid
25.0000p
24.0000p
Retained Profit/(Loss) for the Financial Year
n/a
n/a

Earnings per Share

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
Basic
17.50p
25.90p
Diluted
17.50p
25.70p
Adjusted
30.50p
45.50p
Dividend per Share
25.0000p
24.0000p

Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Non-Current Assets
Property, Plant & Equipment
2,066.00
2,016.00
Intangible Assets
1,011.00
932.00
Investment Properties
n/a
n/a
Investments
5.00
5.00
Other Financial Assets
211.00
203.00
Other Non-Current Assets
2,484.00
2,248.00
Current Assets
Inventories
27.00
25.00
Trade & Other Receivables
1,317.00
1,163.00
Cash at Bank & In Hand
236.00
600.00
Current Asset Investments
n/a
n/a
Other Current Assets
8.00
15.00
Other Assets
36.00
50.00
Total Assets
7,401.00
7,257.00

Liabilities

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Current Liabilities
Borrowings
37.00
60.00
Other Current Liabilities
1,952.00
2,022.00
Total Current Liabilities
1,989.00
2,082.00
Non-Current Liabilities
Borrowings
519.00
546.00
Provisions
159.00
148.00
Other Non-Current Liabilities
115.00
45.00
Total Non-Current Liabilities
793.00
739.00
Other Liabilities
n/a
n/a
Total Liabilities
2,782.00
2,821.00

Net Assets

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Net Assets
4,619.00
4,436.00

Capital & Reserves

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
 
£ (M)
£ (M)
Share Capital
10.00
10.00
Share Premium Account
n/a
n/a
Other Reserves
33.00
45.00
Retained Earnings
4,576.00
4,381.00
Shareholders Funds
4,619.00
4,436.00
Minority Interests/Other Equity
n/a
n/a
Total Equity
4,619.00
4,436.00

Dividend History

Type
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Payment
Interim
05 Dec 2019
15 Jan 2020
7.50p
Final
25 Jul 2019
04 Sep 2019
17.00p
Interim
06 Dec 2018
16 Jan 2019
8.00p
Final
26 Jul 2018
31 Aug 2018
16.30p
Interim
07 Dec 2017
10 Jan 2018
7.70p
Final
29 Jun 2017
28 Jul 2017
15.60p
Interim
08 Dec 2016
11 Jan 2017
7.40p
Final
30 Jun 2016
29 Jul 2016
15.10p
Interim
03 Dec 2015
13 Jan 2016
7.00p
Final
02 Jul 2015
31 Jul 2015
14.30p
Interim
27 Nov 2014
14 Jan 2015
6.70p

Dividend Metrics

Year End Date
31 Mar 2019
25 Mar 2018
Dividend growth
4.17%
4.35%
Dividend yield
10.50%
4.50%
Dividend cover
1.22
1.90
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