Royal Mail PLC Company Profile (LON:RMG)

About Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)

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:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Air Freight & Logistics - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:RMG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.royalmailgroup.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £3.99 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 990,417,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 406.04
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 416.16
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 390.10 - GBX 527.50
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.62
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £9.78 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.41
  • Book Value: GBX 5.05 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.80
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 5.8%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £845 million
  • Net Margins: 3.58%
  • Return on Equity: 7.31%
  • Return on Assets: 4.45%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 4.05 million shs.
 
Frequently Asked Questions for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)

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 declared a dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 29th will be given a dividend of GBX 15.60 per share on Friday, July 28th. This represents a yield of 3.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 29th. This is a boost from Royal Mail PLC's previous dividend of $7.40. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Royal Mail PLC's Dividend History.

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

10 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Royal Mail PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 330 to GBX 600. On average, they expect Royal Mail PLC's share price to reach GBX 482.89 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Royal Mail PLC.

Who are some of Royal Mail PLC's key competitors?

Who are Royal Mail PLC's key executives?

Royal Mail PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Moya M. Greene, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Stuart Simpson, Chief Financial Officer, Director
  • Rico Back, Chief Executive Officer - GLS
  • Stephen Cameron, Deputy Chief Operations Officer
  • Sue Whalley, Chief Operating Officer
  • Maaike De Bie, General Counsel
  • Stephen Agar, Managing Director - Consumer and Network Access
  • Jack Bertram, Managing Director - Strategy, Pricing and Growth
  • Shane O'Riordain, Managing Director - Strategy and Communications, Pricing, Regulation and Government Affairs
  • Jon Millidge, Group Human Resources Director

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.

What is Royal Mail PLC's stock price today?

One share of Royal Mail PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 402.90.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Royal Mail PLC (LON RMG)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  215 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  426 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  641
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Royal Mail 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 Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 482.89

Analysts' Ratings History for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/31/2017HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeBuyGBX 475 -> GBX 465View Rating Details
7/20/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 550View Rating Details
7/14/2017Liberum CapitalLower Price TargetSellGBX 400 -> GBX 385View Rating Details
7/10/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 535View Rating Details
6/5/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 450View Rating Details
5/22/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 550View Rating Details
4/28/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetUnderperformGBX 360 -> GBX 330View Rating Details
1/20/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price Target NeutralGBX 559 -> GBX 481View Rating Details
1/20/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/24/2016Davy ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralView 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
(Data available from 8/17/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $40.26 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Royal Mail PLC (LON RMG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/18/2017GBX 15.603.62%6/29/20176/29/20177/28/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
Insider Trades by Quarter 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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
Latest Headlines for Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 2:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Receives Overweight Rating from J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 10:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Reckitt rewarded for US disposal's 'attractive' price
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 7:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Royal Mail seeks delivery from politics of 1970s
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 7:15 AM
fool.co.uk logoRoyal Mail plc shows it can deliver for the long run - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - July 19 at 7:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Political mailshots ease pressure on Royal Mail
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 7:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Cuts Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) Price Target to GBX 385
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 11:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Threat of nationwide strike at Royal Mail increases
finance.yahoo.com - July 15 at 8:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Price Target Cut to GBX 550 by Analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 12:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Rating Reiterated by Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 10:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Earns "Sell" Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 6:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Do You Price London's Biggest Share Sale? Very Carefully
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 8:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Given "Hold" Rating at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 6:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 12:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJPMorgan Chase & Co. Raises Royal Mail PLC (RMG) Price Target to GBX 565
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 3:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Earns "Buy" Rating from Investec
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 3:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of RMG.L earnings conference call or presentation 18-May-17 8:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 12:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 2:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Declares Dividend Increase - GBX 15.60 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 10:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoParcels growth drives Royal Mail's profit beat, shares rise
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 10:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reiterates "Sell" Rating for Royal Mail PLC (RMG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 10:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Mail Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:RMG) : May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Mail Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : RMG-GB : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 10:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Given New GBX 330 Price Target at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 9:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Royal Mail pension plan rejected by union as strike ballot looms
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 3:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIreland Hedges Risk of AIB Surge as Lender's IPO Approaches
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Mail Plc : Undervalued relative to peers, but don’t ignore the other factors
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 7:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC's (RMG) "Sell" Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 8:08 PM
nasdaq.com logoRoyal Mail Faces Strike Threats After Decision To Stop Pension-plan In 2018
www.nasdaq.com - April 13 at 9:47 AM
marketwatch.com logoRoyal Mail threatened by strike over pension shift
www.marketwatch.com - April 13 at 9:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEuropean shares dip, set for weekly loss as banks weigh
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 9:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Mail Tops FTSE 100 After Closing Pension Scheme
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 9:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Royal Mail faces strike threat after pension scheme closure
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 9:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBritish Mail Workers Could Strike Over ‘Billion-Pound’ Pension Crisis
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 9:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) PT Lowered to GBX 443 at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 3:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 5:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Mail Plc : RMG-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 09th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Mail Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : RMG-GB : April 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Royal Mail expands in US parcels market
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Price Target Lowered to GBX 545 at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 10:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reaffirms “Sell” Rating for Royal Mail PLC (RMG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 3:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 19 at 1:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Mail PLC (RMG) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 13 at 1:17 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo'We buy companies everyone else hates' - £1.6bn Japan fund manager
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 8:16 AM
marketwatch.com logoOfcom looks at 'Black Friday' postal rule change
www.marketwatch.com - March 1 at 10:17 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo3 top FTSE 100 dividend stocks going cheap
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 10:17 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Mail to increase stamp prices from next month
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 9:06 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy I love these hated FTSE 100 shares
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 7:41 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 FTSE 100 stocks I’m personally avoiding
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 9:38 AM

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This page was last updated on 8/17/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff