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Current Price 559.81p Bid 561.80p Ask 562.00p Change -0.18%
Last Updated: 22/02/2018 22:53. 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 26/03/2017

Turnover
£9,776.00m
Operating Profit
£231.00m
Dividend Yield
0.00
Dividend Per Share
23.00
Dividend Cover
1.18
P/E Ratio
20.47

Key Personnel

Moya Marguerite Greene
Chief Executive Officer
Stuart Campbell Simpson
Chief Financial Officer
Peter James Long
Non-Executive Chairman
Rita Elizabeth Griffin
Non-Executive Director
Catherine Jane Keers
Non-Executive Director
Paul Colbeck Murray
Non-Executive Director
Orna Gabrielle Ni-Chionna
Non-Executive Director
Arthur Leslie Owen
Non-Executive Director
Keith Williams
Non-Executive Director
Simon Thompson
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
RMG
ISIN
GB00BDVZYZ77
Shares in Issue
1,000,000,000
Market cap
£5,630.00m

Analyst Views (11)

Strong Buy
 
27.27%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
27.27%
Sell
 
27.27%
Strong Sell
 
18.18%
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
562.00p
Bid Price
561.80p
Ask Price
562.00p
Volume
3888341
Change Today
-1.00p
% Change Today
-0.18%
Open
560.00p
Previous Close
562.00p
Intraday High
563.00p
Intraday Low
557.40p
52 Week High
570.00p
52 Week Low
367.80p
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

Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 21 Feb 2018 | 09:30 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 19 Feb 2018 | 08:30 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 16 Feb 2018 | 15:05 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 02 Feb 2018 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - Societe Generale issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 02 Feb 2018 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 02 Feb 2018 | 08:10 FTSE weak as sterling strength persists 01 Feb 2018 | 17:01 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 19 Jan 2018 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 19 Jan 2018 | 08:00 Weaker commodity prices topple FTSE 18 Jan 2018 | 16:57 FTSE falls on weaker retailers and utilities 18 Jan 2018 | 11:44 FTSE extends losing streak 18 Jan 2018 | 08:36 Royal Mail revenue up 2% 18 Jan 2018 | 07:16 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 12 Jan 2018 | 09:55 Director Deals - Royal Mail Plc (RMG) 12 Jan 2018 | 09:55 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 05 Jan 2018 | 11:40 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 12 Dec 2017 | 11:00 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 01 Dec 2017 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 01 Dec 2017 | 10:40 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 01 Dec 2017 | 08:50 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 22 Nov 2017 | 15:10 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 20 Nov 2017 | 10:40 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 17 Nov 2017 | 09:40 FTSE left in the shade by US 16 Nov 2017 | 16:31 FTSE balanced out by strong utilities and weak miners 16 Nov 2017 | 11:51 FTSE follows Asia higher 16 Nov 2017 | 08:41 Royal Mail pre-tax profit slumps 30% 16 Nov 2017 | 07:22 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 02 Nov 2017 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 31 Oct 2017 | 13:00 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Royal Mail Plc 31 Oct 2017 | 12:50

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
26 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Tangible Assets
2,062.0
2,000.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
883.0
657.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
3,898.0
3,484.0
Total Non-Current Assets
6,843.0
6,141.0
Inventory
23.0
21.0
Trade & Receivables
1,117.0
1,020.0
Cash & Receivables
299.0
368.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
52.0
50.0
Total Assets
8,334.0
7,600.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
26 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Short Term Liabilities
2,016.0
1,991.0
Long Term Liabilities
1,320.0
1,142.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
3,336.0
3,133.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
26 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Net Assets
4,998.0
4,467.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
26 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Share Capital
10.0
10.0
Minority Interests
1.0
9.0
Retained Earnings
4,940.0
4,451.0
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
47.0
-3.0
Total Equity
4,998.0
4,467.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
26 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
754.0
727.0
Cashflow Before Financing
244.0
364.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-83.0
74.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
26 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Turnover
9,776.0
9,251.0
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
231.0
551.0
Pre-Tax Profit
335.0
538.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
273.0
420.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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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