Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc Company Profile (LON:RB)

About Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc logoReckitt Benckiser Group plc is a manufacturer and marketer of health, hygiene and home products. The Company's segments include ENA and DvM. The ENA segment consists of Europe, Russia/Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Israel, North America, Australia and New Zealand. The DvM segment consists of North Africa, Middle East (excluding Israel) and Turkey, Africa, South Asia, North Asia, Latin America, Japan, Korea and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Health, Hygiene, Home and Portfolio Brands categories are split across the geographical segments of ENA and DVM. Its range of hygiene products includes disinfectant cleaners, automatic dishwashing detergents, pest control, depilatory products and acne treatments. The Company's portfolio of brands includes Durex, Mucinex, Scholl, Strepsils, Cillit Bang, Clearasil, Dettol, Harpic, Lysol, Mortein, Veet, Air Wick, Calgon, Vanish and Woolite.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Personal Products
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:RB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.rb.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £48.24 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 703,461,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 6,993.47
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 7,416.64
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 6,496 - GBX 8,110.43
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.17
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £10.52 billion
  • Price / Sales: 4.59
  • Book Value: GBX 11.70 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.86
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.8%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: £3.38 billion
  • Net Margins: 15.63%
  • Return on Equity: 18.61%
  • Return on Assets: 5.58%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.36 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)

What is Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's stock symbol?

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "RB."

How often does Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc?

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc declared a dividend on Monday, July 24th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 17th will be paid a dividend of GBX 66.60 per share on Thursday, September 28th. This represents a yield of 0.87%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 17th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's Dividend History.

Where is Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's stock going? Where will Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's stock price be in 2017?

23 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 6,400 to £100. On average, they anticipate Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's stock price to reach GBX 7,982.73 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc.

Who are some of Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's key competitors?

Who are Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's key executives?

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Rakesh Kapoor, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Adrian Nevil Hennah, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Rob de Groot, Executive Vice President - ENA
  • Amedeo Fasano, Executive Vice President - Supply
  • Roberto Funari, Executive Vice President - Category Development Organisation
  • Frederic Larmuseau, Executive Vice President - Developing Markets
  • Rupert Bondy, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Deborah Yates, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • Darrell Stein, Senior Vice President - Information Services
  • Adrian David Presland Bellamy, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board

How do I buy Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc stock?

Shares of Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's stock price today?

One share of Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 6,857.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON RB)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  829 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  719 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,548
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 13 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.26)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 7,982.73
Consensus Price Target History for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
Price Target History for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
Analysts' Ratings History for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/18/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 6,900View Rating Details
10/18/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 7,300View Rating Details
10/17/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 8,700View Rating Details
10/17/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 7,920View Rating Details
10/16/2017Whitman HowardReiterated RatingBuyGBX 9,000View Rating Details
10/13/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 7,700View Rating Details
10/12/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 8,500View Rating Details
10/11/2017Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuy£100View Rating Details
10/9/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 8,500View Rating Details
10/6/2017InvestecLower Price TargetSellGBX 7,150 -> GBX 6,400View Rating Details
9/15/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 8,150 -> GBX 7,500View Rating Details
9/5/2017BNP ParibasSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 7,700View Rating Details
9/5/2017Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 7,800View Rating Details
8/3/2017Citigroup Inc.Set Price TargetBuyGBX 8,900View Rating Details
8/2/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingBuyGBX 9,000View Rating Details
7/25/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 6,400View Rating Details
7/20/2017Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 8,500View Rating Details
7/20/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 8,000View Rating Details
7/20/2017Beaufort SecuritiesUpgradeHoldGBX 8,000View Rating Details
7/19/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/26/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 7,230 -> GBX 7,100View Rating Details
4/24/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 8,000View Rating Details
10/19/2016S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 7,800View Rating Details
8/22/2016Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetBuyGBX 8,750View Rating Details
8/1/2016HSBC Holdings plcBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 8,100 -> GBX 8,280View Rating Details
7/29/2016Commerzbank AgSet Price TargetBuyGBX 8,800View Rating Details
4/18/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 6,030 -> GBX 6,900View Rating Details
4/12/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 7,200View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 6,638View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $343.15 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON RB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/24/2017GBX 66.600.87%8/17/20178/17/20179/28/2017
7/24/2017GBX 66.600.84%8/17/20178/17/20179/8/2017
2/10/2017GBX 951.31%4/13/20174/13/20175/25/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/19/2017Adrian BellamyInsiderBuy554GBX 7,607£42,142.78
5/5/2017Rakesh KapoorInsiderSell58,094GBX 7,150£4,153,721
10/21/2016Adrian Nevil HennahInsiderBuy8,959GBX 7,219£646,750.21
5/23/2016Harris,MaryInsiderBuy1,457GBX 6,842£99,687.94
5/20/2016Tucker,WarrenInsiderBuy183GBX 6,842£12,520.86
5/6/2016Kapoor,RakeshInsiderSell77,459GBX 6,670£5,166,515.30
12/1/2015Hennah,Adrian NevilInsiderBuy10,000GBX 6,299£629,900
9/22/2015Kirby,PamelaInsiderBuy2,919GBX 5,794£169,126.86
5/21/2015Peter HarfInsiderBuy186GBX 5,852£10,884.72
5/8/2015Rakesh KapoorInsiderSell38,730GBX 5,720.19£2,215,429.59
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
Latest Headlines for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given a GBX 7,250 Price Target at UBS AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 11:38 AM
marketwatch.com logoFTSE 100 rises as weak wages keep pound under pressure - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - October 18 at 8:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoReckitt to reshape as sales growth evaporates
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 8:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 8:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:RB) : October 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 6:37 AM
marketwatch.com logoMiners lift FTSE 100, but pound strength keeps gain in check - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - October 16 at 5:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given a £100 Price Target by Morgan Stanley Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 9:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDeutsche Bank AG Reiterates Buy Rating for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 4:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCredit Suisse Group Reiterates "Outperform" Rating for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 2:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : RB-GB : October 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 8:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 6:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) PT Lowered to GBX 7,700 at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 10:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInvestec Lowers Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Price Target to GBX 6,400
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 7 at 8:38 PM
seekingalpha.com logoReckitt Benckiser: Cheap Consumer Goods Company - Seeking Alpha - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - October 7 at 7:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Consumer drugs do not always work for big pharma 
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 5:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAt £67.53, Is Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (LSE:RB) A Buy?
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 11:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Receives Buy Rating from Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 4:44 PM
bloomberg.com logoMcCormick Cuts the Mustard, For Now - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - September 30 at 11:18 AM
bizjournals.com logoMcCormick shares rise on third-quarter earnings report
www.bizjournals.com - September 28 at 7:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given a GBX 6,900 Price Target by J P Morgan Chase & Co Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 28 at 10:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGoldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Lowers Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Price Target to GBX 7,920
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 7:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Rating Reiterated by Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 12:44 PM
prnewswire.com logoSurface Disinfectant Market 2017 - Global Forecast to 2022
www.prnewswire.com - September 22 at 3:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Reckitt Benckiser replaces long-serving chairman Adrian Bellamy
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 8:13 AM
marketwatch.com logoReckitt names Christopher Sinclair as chairman - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - September 19 at 6:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 5:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Cuts Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Price Target to GBX 6,900
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 2:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) PT Lowered to GBX 7,500
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 2:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] JAB cuts Reckitt Benckiser stake
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 3:27 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Reckitt Benckiser Executive Sells Entire Stake
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 6 at 7:29 AM
marketwatch.com logoReckitt Benckiser says 4 top execs leaving
www.marketwatch.com - September 6 at 7:29 AM
wsj.com logoReckitt Benckiser Says Four Top Executives to Leave
www.wsj.com - September 6 at 7:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBNP Paribas Analysts Give Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) a GBX 7,700 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 6:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Reckitt Benckiser Says Four Top Executives to Leave
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 5:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Reckitt Benckiser: four out of tune
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 5:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 23 at 6:46 PM
wsj.com logoHigh Petya Costs Will Catch Boards’ Attention, Experts Say
www.wsj.com - August 23 at 10:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] High Petya Costs Will Catch Boards' Attention, Experts Say
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 10:29 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoPro-Trader Daily: Corporate News Blog - McCormick Completes Acquisition of Reckitt Benckiser's Food Division
www.finanznachrichten.de - August 22 at 6:12 AM
nasdaq.com logoReckitt Benckiser Closes Sale Of Food Business To McCormick
www.nasdaq.com - August 19 at 6:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc : RB-GB: Dividend Analysis : August 18th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 6:52 AM
bizjournals.com logoMcCormick closes $4.2B acquisition of French's, Frank's RedHot maker
www.bizjournals.com - August 18 at 1:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc : August 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 7:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given a GBX 8,900 Price Target at Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 12:30 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Reckitt Benckiser Senior Manager Sells Shares
www.morningstar.co.uk - August 3 at 7:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMacquarie Reiterates Buy Rating for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 8:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 5:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc :RB-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : July 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 7:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKepler Capital Markets Analysts Give Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) a GBX 7,800 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 11:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSociete Generale Analysts Give Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) a GBX 8,300 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 10:18 AM

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