LON:RB - Reckitt Benckiser Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 6,248 -33.00 (-0.53 %)
(As of 03/19/2019 12:06 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 6,281
Today's RangeGBX 6,242 - GBX 6,323
52-Week RangeGBX 5,255 - GBX 7,174
Volume486,960 shs
Average Volume1.72 million shs
Market Capitalization£44.21 billion
P/E Ratio20.50
Dividend Yield3.35%
BetaN/A
Reckitt Benckiser Group plc manufactures, markets, and sells health, hygiene, and home products. The company offers products for the treatment of analgesic and gastro-intestinal problems, sore throat, cough, pain, and flu, as well as wellness products in sexual wellbeing, footcare, vitamins, and supplements under the Durex, Gaviscon, Nurofen, Mucinex, Scholl/Amopé, and Strepsils brand names. It also provides hygienic products, including lavatory care products, antiseptic personal care products, pest control products, automatic dishwashing products, and depilatory products under the Bang, Clearasil, Dettol, Finish, Harpic, Lysol, Mortein, and Veet brand names. In addition, the company offers home products, such as fabric treatment products, water softeners, and air care products under the Air Wick, Calgon, Vanish, Woolite brands. Further, it provides infant and child nutrition products under the Enfamil and Nutramigen brands. The company operates in Europe, Russia, the CIS, Israel, North America, Australia, New Zealand, North Africa, the Middle East, Turkey, Africa, South Asia, North Asia, Latin America, Japan, South Korea, and ASEAN countries. Reckitt Benckiser Group plc was founded in 1823 and is headquartered in Slough, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Personal Products
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Goods
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1753-217800

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£12.60 billion
Cash FlowGBX 213.38 per share
Book ValueGBX 2,088.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap£44.21 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Reckitt Benckiser Group (LON:RB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Reckitt Benckiser Group's stock symbol?

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

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

Reckitt Benckiser Group announced a dividend on Monday, February 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 18th will be paid a dividend of GBX 100.20 per share on Thursday, May 23rd. This represents a yield of 1.67%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 18th. This is a boost from Reckitt Benckiser Group's previous dividend of $70.50. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Reckitt Benckiser Group's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for RB?

19 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Reckitt Benckiser Group's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 5,000 to GBX 9,000. On average, they anticipate Reckitt Benckiser Group's stock price to reach GBX 6,974.38 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Reckitt Benckiser Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Reckitt Benckiser Group?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Reckitt Benckiser Group in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Reckitt Benckiser Group.

Has Reckitt Benckiser Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about RB stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Reckitt Benckiser Group earned a daily sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Reckitt Benckiser Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Reckitt Benckiser Group investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), NIC (EGOV), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Centrica (CNA), Prudential (PRU) and Precision Drilling (PD).

Who are Reckitt Benckiser Group's key executives?

Reckitt Benckiser Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Rakesh Kapoor, Group CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Adrian Nevil Hennah, CFO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Aditya Sehgal, Chief Operating Officer of Health
  • Mr. Seth Cohen, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Richard Joyce, Sr. VP of Investor Relations

How do I buy shares of Reckitt Benckiser Group?

Shares of RB 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's stock price today?

One share of RB stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 6,256.

How big of a company is Reckitt Benckiser Group?

Reckitt Benckiser Group has a market capitalization of £44.27 billion and generates £12.60 billion in revenue each year.

What is Reckitt Benckiser Group's official website?

The official website for Reckitt Benckiser Group is http://www.rb.com/.

How can I contact Reckitt Benckiser Group?

Reckitt Benckiser Group's mailing address is 103-105 Bath Road, SLOUGH, SL1 3UH, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1753-217800.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Reckitt Benckiser Group (LON RB)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,155 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  964 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,119
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Reckitt Benckiser Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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