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Current Price 792.80p Bid 788.40p Ask 788.60p Change -2.13%
Last Updated: 16/11/2018 17:42. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

RPC Group plc is a leading plastic products design and engineering company for packaging and selected non-packaging markets, with over 33 innovation centres and 191 operations in 34 countries, and employs c.25,000 people. The Group develops and manufactures a diverse range of products for a wide variety of customers, including many household names, and enjoys strong market positions in many of the end-markets it serves and the geographical areas in which it operates. It uses a wide range of polymer conversion technologies in both rigid and flexible plastics manufacture, and is now one of the largest plastic converters in Europe, combining the development of innovative packaging and technical solutions for its customers with good levels of service and support.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2018

Turnover
£3,747.70m
Operating Profit
£355.70m
Dividend Yield
3.48
Dividend Per Share
28.00
Dividend Cover
2.20
P/E Ratio
13.08

Key Personnel

Petrus Rudolf Maria Vervaat
Chief Executive
Simon John Kesterton
Group Finance Director
James Robert Provan Pike
Non-Executive Chairman
Dr Godwin Shek-Ho Wong
Non-Executive Director
Kevin John Thompson
Non-Executive Director
Dr Rosalind Catherine Rivaz
Non-Executive Director
Dr Lynn Drummond
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
RPC
ISIN
GB0007197378
Shares in Issue
406,373,497
Market cap
£3,274.56m

Analyst Views (5)

Strong Buy
 
100.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
0.00%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
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
788.60p
Bid Price
788.40p
Ask Price
788.60p
Volume
2292787
Change Today
-17.20p
% Change Today
-2.13%
Open
816.00p
Previous Close
788.60p
Intraday High
816.40p
Intraday Low
786.40p
52 Week High
1032.00p
52 Week Low
642.40p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

RPC Group Intra-day Chart

RPC Group News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

UK stocks trade higher after soft UK services PMI 05 Nov 2018 | 12:01 RPC suitors Apollo, Bain extend takeover bid deadline 05 Nov 2018 | 07:19 FTSE supported by stronger miners 09 Oct 2018 | 16:45 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on RPC Group PLC 09 Oct 2018 | 10:40 FTSE flat as upbeat UK data and improved Brexit outlook lifts sterling 10 Sep 2018 | 16:43 Rising banks boost FTSE 10 Sep 2018 | 12:02 UK stocks open flat as far-right ascends in Sweden 10 Sep 2018 | 08:53 RPC Group talking to Apollo, Bain about possible sale of company 10 Sep 2018 | 07:10 US-Mexico trade deal drives FTSE higher 28 Aug 2018 | 16:44 Mining rally fuels FTSE rise 28 Aug 2018 | 11:49 UK stocks open 0.7% higher, led by miners, Bunzl 28 Aug 2018 | 09:02 RPC Group to sell Foodservice unit for $95m; finalises Plasgran deal 28 Aug 2018 | 07:11 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on RPC Group PLC 06 Aug 2018 | 12:30 Director Deals - RPC Group PLC (RPC) 23 Jul 2018 | 12:30 Director Deals - RPC Group PLC (RPC) 23 Jul 2018 | 12:30 Director Deals - RPC Group PLC (RPC) 23 Jul 2018 | 12:30 Director Deals - RPC Group PLC (RPC) 23 Jul 2018 | 12:30 FTSE gains ground amid interest rate concerns 18 Jul 2018 | 16:52 FTSE rises on weaker sterling as tight Brexit vote takes its toll 18 Jul 2018 | 11:46 Fed's upbeat outlook boosts FTSE 18 Jul 2018 | 09:03 RPC revenue up 5.8%, eyes asset sales to cut debt 18 Jul 2018 | 07:24 Director Deals - RPC Group PLC (RPC) 13 Jun 2018 | 16:45 Director Deals - RPC Group PLC (RPC) 13 Jun 2018 | 16:45 Director Deals - RPC Group PLC (RPC) 13 Jun 2018 | 16:40 Director Deals - RPC Group PLC (RPC) 13 Jun 2018 | 16:40 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on RPC Group PLC 12 Jun 2018 | 08:30 FTSE boosted by miners 06 Jun 2018 | 16:59 Director Deals - RPC Group PLC (RPC) 06 Jun 2018 | 16:40 FTSE follows international indices higher 06 Jun 2018 | 12:01 RPC Group profit doubles as acquisitions boost sales 06 Jun 2018 | 07:23

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Tangible Assets
1,357.6
1,265.5
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,899.4
1,952.9
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
120.5
159.3
Total Non-Current Assets
3,377.5
3,377.7
Inventory
524.9
480.2
Trade & Receivables
663.6
625.9
Cash & Receivables
186.5
258.1
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
30.9
9.9
Total Assets
4,783.4
4,751.8

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Short Term Liabilities
1,230.4
1,084.6
Long Term Liabilities
1,632.9
1,844.5
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
2,863.3
2,929.1

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Net Assets
1,920.1
1,822.7

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Share Capital
20.4
20.8
Minority Interests
3.0
0.3
Retained Earnings
335.4
222.1
Share Premium Account
689.9
680.6
Other Equity
871.4
898.9
Total Equity
1,920.1
1,822.7

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
386.7
276.5
Cashflow Before Financing
81.1
-835.7
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-54.7
85.5

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2018
31 Mar 2017
Turnover
3,747.7
2,747.2
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
355.7
192.0
Pre-Tax Profit
316.6
154.7
Profit / Loss for the Year
253.8
132.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
09 Aug 2018
31 Aug 2018
H1 Dividend
28 Dec 2017
26 Jan 2018
H2 Dividend
10 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
H1 Dividend
29 Dec 2016
27 Jan 2017
H2 Dividend
11 Aug 2016
02 Sep 2016
H1 Dividend
24 Dec 2015
26 Jan 2016
H2 Dividend
06 Aug 2015
14 Sep 2015
H1 Dividend
04 Dec 2014
16 Jan 2015
H2 Dividend
06 Aug 2014
05 Sep 2014
H1 Dividend
25 Dec 2013
24 Jan 2014
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