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, DvM and Food. 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. The Food segment provides food products, which are sold in ENA countries. 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: Household Products - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:RB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.rb.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £55.17 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 700,076,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 7,846.38
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 7,378.38
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 6,496 - GBX 8,110.43
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.73
  • P/E Growth: 2.45
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £9.89 billion
  • Price / Sales: 5.58
  • Book Value: GBX 12.03 per share
  • Price / Book: 6.55
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 2.1%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £2.94 billion
  • Net Margins: 24.58%
  • Return on Equity: 33.36%
  • Return on Assets: 14.80%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.20 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 announced a dividend on Monday, July 24th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 17th will be given a dividend of GBX 66.60 per share on Friday, September 8th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 17th. The official announcement can be seen 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?

25 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 6,400 to GBX 9,100. On average, they expect Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc's stock price to reach GBX 8,231.67 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 7,881.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON RB)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  762 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  643 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,405
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: 1 Sell Rating, 12 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 8,231.67

Analysts' Ratings History for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/24/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyGBX 8,100View Rating Details
7/20/2017Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 8,500View Rating Details
7/20/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 7,300View Rating Details
7/20/2017S&P GlobalSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 8,000View Rating Details
7/20/2017Beaufort SecuritiesUpgradeHoldGBX 8,000View Rating Details
7/19/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 8,150View Rating Details
7/19/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/19/2017Whitman HowardReiterated RatingBuyGBX 9,000View Rating Details
7/10/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 8,130View Rating Details
7/7/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 8,200View Rating Details
7/4/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 8,500View Rating Details
6/26/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 7,800 -> GBX 8,650View Rating Details
6/22/2017Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 8,900View Rating Details
6/19/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 8,500View Rating Details
6/15/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 9,000View Rating Details
6/15/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaSet Price TargetSellGBX 6,400View Rating Details
6/6/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 9,100View Rating Details
4/26/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 7,230 -> GBX 7,100View Rating Details
4/24/2017BNP ParibasSet Price TargetBuyGBX 8,000View Rating Details
4/24/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 8,000View Rating Details
12/7/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetNeutralGBX 8,400View 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
2/17/2016InvestecUpgradeHoldGBX 5,210 -> GBX 6,600View Rating Details
9/11/2015Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 5,970View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/24/2015 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 66.600.84%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)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) Lifted to "Hold" at Beaufort Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 1:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) Given a GBX 8,000 Price Target by S&P Global Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 12:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc's (LON:RB) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 10:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoIndependent Research GmbH Reiterates GBX 8,500 Price Target for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 8:23 PM
marketwatch.com logoMcCormick buys Reckitt Benckiser's food unit - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - July 20 at 7:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Big Food's Next Big Problem: Supermarket Brands
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 7:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Sunday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 1:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Investors Chronicle: Dechra, Reckitt Benckiser, Pearson
finance.yahoo.com - July 15 at 7:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given "Buy" Rating at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 1:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc's (LON:RB) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 11:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) Stock Rating Lowered by Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 11:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc's (LON:RB) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Kepler Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 11:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc's (RB) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 11:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) Given a GBX 8,200 Price Target at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 11:44 AM
marketwatch.com logoReckitt Benckiser to lose revenue post-cyberattack
www.marketwatch.com - July 6 at 9:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetya ransomware: Companies count the cost of massive cyber attack
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 4:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Reckitt Benckiser: hacked off
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 4:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Reckitt seeks to quantify havoc of malware attack
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 4:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) Earns "Neutral" Rating from J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 10:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGlobal Ransomware Attack: Reckitt Benckiser Falls Victim To Attack
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 8:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCredit Suisse Group Boosts Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Price Target to GBX 8,650
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 8:16 PM
rttnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Prices $7.75 Bln Multi Tranche Senior Notes Offering
www.rttnews.com - June 23 at 9:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) PT Set at GBX 8,900 by Societe Generale
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 7:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc's (RB) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 9:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank Of Canada Reiterates GBX 6,400 Price Target for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 12:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc's (RB) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 10:58 PM
streetinsider.com logoMead Johnson (MJN) Announces Completion of Merger with Reckitt Benckiser
www.streetinsider.com - June 15 at 4:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMead Johnson Nutrition Co. -- Moody's upgrades Mead Johnson notes to A3 on Reckitt Benckiser guarantee
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 4:21 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoMoody's Downgrades Reckitt Benckiser On Mead Acquisition Leverage
www.morningstar.co.uk - June 14 at 8:33 AM
lse.co.uk logoReckitt Benckiser To Complete Purchase Of US's Mead Johnson This Week
www.lse.co.uk - June 12 at 7:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Receives "Buy" Rating from Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 5:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 4:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc's (RB) "Neutral" Rating Reiterated at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 11:44 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Reckitt Benckiser Executive Slashes Shareholding
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 31 at 7:30 PM
streetinsider.com logoMead Johnson (MJN) Stockholders Approve Acquisition by Reckitt Benckiser - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - May 31 at 7:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoReckitt's food sale kicked off without private equity - sources
finance.yahoo.com - May 31 at 12:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Increases Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Price Target to GBX 7,250
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 29 at 12:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Reaffirms "Neutral" Rating for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 7:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Insider Buys 554 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 2:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJasmine to chocolate: In sex-shy India, flavoured condoms are way more popular than regular rubbers
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 9:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : RB-GB : May 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 9:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Insider Sells £4,153,721 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:20 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Reckitt Benckiser says to propose appointment of KPMG as auditor
www.reuters.com - May 6 at 7:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Price Target Cut to GBX 7,750 by Analysts at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 9:33 AM
seekingalpha.com logoReckitt Benckiser sale of food business draws near
seekingalpha.com - May 2 at 5:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given Buy Rating at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 9:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB) Given a GBX 8,000 Price Target at BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 6:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc : April 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 6:31 PM

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