Royal Mail PLC Company Profile (LON:RMG)

About Royal Mail PLC

Royal Mail PLC logoRoyal Mail plc provides postal services. The Company's segments include UK Parcels, International & Letters (UKPIL), General Logistics Systems (GLS) and Other. UKPIL operates in the United Kingdom collecting and delivering parcels and letters through approximately two main networks, the Royal Mail Core Network and Parcelforce Worldwide. UKPIL provides letter and parcel services to and from countries around the world under reciprocal arrangements with other overseas postal administrations. It is also responsible for the design and production of the United Kingdom's stamps and philatelic products. Parcelforce Worldwide is an express parcels business. The Company operates across a network of approximately 50 depots throughout the United Kingdom. GLS operates in continental Europe and the Republic of Ireland and has a ground-based deferred parcel delivery network in Europe. GLS provides parcel and express services, as well as logistics solutions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: RMG
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $429.46
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $475.35
  • 52-Week Range: £10,000,000 - GBX 400.80
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.28
  • P/E Growth: 5.67
  • Market Cap: $4.11B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,000,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 7 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.07)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 471.55

Analysts' Ratings History for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/31/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 575 -> GBX 515View Rating Details
1/23/2017HSBC Holdings plcLower Price TargetHoldGBX 513 -> GBX 443View Rating Details
1/20/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price Target NeutralGBX 559 -> GBX 481View Rating Details
1/20/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
1/20/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetUnderperformGBX 390 -> GBX 360View Rating Details
1/19/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 400View Rating Details
11/30/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 580 -> GBX 600View Rating Details
11/28/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 435 -> GBX 450View Rating Details
11/24/2016Davy ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
11/21/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 625View Rating Details
9/8/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 600View Rating Details
7/22/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price Targetsector performGBX 540 -> GBX 500View Rating Details
7/4/2016FinnCapReiterated RatingBuyGBX 213View Rating Details
7/1/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details
5/24/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
1/21/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 450View Rating Details
7/21/2015Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 625View Rating Details
7/21/2015Charles StanleyDowngradeReduceView Rating Details
6/11/2015Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/8/2015Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuyGBX 600View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
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Earnings Estimates for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $38.12 EPS


Dividend History for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/17/2016GBX 7.401.59%12/8/201612/8/20161/11/2017
5/19/2016GBX 15.103.09%6/30/20166/30/20167/29/2016
11/19/2015GBX 71.47%12/3/201512/3/20151/13/2016
5/21/2015GBX 14.302.86%7/2/20157/2/20157/31/2015
11/19/2014GBX 6.701.56%11/27/201411/27/20141/14/2015
5/22/2014GBX 13.302.55%7/2/20147/2/20147/31/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/22/2016Lester,MatthewInsiderBuy27,561GBX 500£137,805
6/28/2016Greene,MoyaInsiderBuy5,074GBX 489£24,811.86
6/27/2016Long,Peter JamesInsiderBuy50,000GBX 471£235,500
6/3/2016Ni-Chionna,OrnaInsiderBuy9,321GBX 532£49,587.72
1/14/2016Horler,NickInsiderBuy51GBX 446£227.46
12/16/2015Long,Peter JamesInsiderBuy50,000GBX 444£222,000
8/3/2015Murray,PaulInsiderBuy89GBX 5GBX 445
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
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News IconAnalysts At Barclays Capital Reiterated Royal Mail Plc (LON:RMG) As Overweight (LON:RMG) - January 31 at 9:59 PM
News IconThe Royal Mail PLC (RMG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts (LON:RMG) - January 31 at 9:59 PM
News IconTrading Scope: ADX and CCI Review for Royal Mail PLC (RMG.L) - Springdale Times (LON:RMG) - January 30 at 8:21 PM logoDavid Bowie appears on British postage stamps, year after his death (LON:RMG) - January 27 at 2:22 AM
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News IconFCF Score and Price Index Look on Shares of Royal Mail plc (LSE:RMG) - The Business Journal (LON:RMG) - December 21 at 8:38 AM logoRoyal Mail CFO Matthew Lester to step down in July - MarketWatch - MarketWatch (LON:RMG) - December 20 at 2:14 PM
News IconKeeping an Eye on Shares of Royal Mail plc (LSE:RMG) - The Business Journal (LON:RMG) - December 19 at 8:03 AM logoThousands of Post Office workers join wave of strikes (LON:RMG) - December 19 at 12:57 AM logoFive days of Post Office strikes before Christmas (LON:RMG) - December 13 at 8:27 AM
News IconHSBC Securities indicated Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) as 'Hold' With 513 PT - UK Market News (LON:RMG) - December 11 at 6:33 PM
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What is Royal Mail PLC's stock symbol?

Royal Mail PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "RMG."

How often does Royal Mail PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Royal Mail PLC?

Royal Mail PLC announced a dividend on Thursday, November 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 7.40 per share on Wednesday, January 11th. This represents a yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 8th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Where is Royal Mail PLC's stock going? Where will Royal Mail PLC's stock price be in 2017?

14 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Royal Mail PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 213 to GBX 625. On average, they anticipate Royal Mail PLC's share price to reach GBX 471.55 in the next year.

When will Royal Mail PLC announce their earnings?

Royal Mail PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May, 18th 2017.

How do I buy Royal Mail PLC stock?

Shares of Royal Mail 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.

How much does a share of Royal Mail PLC stock cost?

One share of Royal Mail PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 410.60.

Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by Staff