Robert Walters PLC Company Profile (LON:RWA)

About Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)

Robert Walters PLC logoRobert Walters plc is a United Kingdom-based professional recruitment consultancy. The Company offers specialist professional recruitment and recruitment process outsourcing services. The Company's segments are Asia Pacific, UK, Europe and Other International. Other International consists of the United States, South Africa, the Middle East and Brazil. As part of its specialist professional recruitment services, it offers permanent, contract and interim recruitment across accounting and finance, banking and financial services, engineering, human resources, information technology, legal, sales and marketing, secretarial and support, and supply chain and procurement disciplines. Its Resource Solutions business offers recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) and managed services. The Company's subsidiaries include Robert Walters Pty Limited, Resource Solutions Corporation Pty Limited, Robert Walters Germany GMBH and Robert Walters Brazil Limitada, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £396.73 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 68,108,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 545.03
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 474.47
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 316 - GBX 605
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.10
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.11 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.36
  • Book Value: GBX 1.52 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.83
  • EBITDA: £35.62 million
  • Net Margins: 1.98%
  • Return on Equity: 21.64%
  • Return on Assets: 6.72%
  • Average Volume: 137,215 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)

What is Robert Walters PLC's stock symbol?

Robert Walters PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "RWA."

How often does Robert Walters PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Robert Walters PLC?

Robert Walters PLC declared a dividend on Wednesday, July 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 31st will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.75 per share on Friday, October 13th. This represents a yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 31st. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Robert Walters PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Robert Walters PLC's stock going? Where will Robert Walters PLC's stock price be in 2017?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Robert Walters PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 420 to GBX 700. On average, they expect Robert Walters PLC's share price to reach GBX 549 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Robert Walters PLC.

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Who are Robert Walters PLC's key executives?

Robert Walters PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert C. Walters, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Giles P. Daubeney, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director
  • Alan R. Bannatyne, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director, Company Secretary
  • Leslie Van de Walle, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Tanith Dodge, Non-Executive Director
  • Carol Hui, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Andrew D. Kemp, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Brian David McArthur-Muscroft, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Robert Walters PLC stock?

Shares of Robert Walters 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 Robert Walters PLC's stock price today?

One share of Robert Walters PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 582.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Robert Walters PLC (LON RWA)
Community Ranking:  4.0 out of 5 (star star star star)
Outperform Votes:  351 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  90 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  441
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Robert Walters 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 Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 549
Consensus Price Target History for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)
Price Target History for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)
Analysts' Ratings History for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/11/2017Numis Securities LtdDowngradeAddGBX 560 -> GBX 700View Rating Details
10/10/2017Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 560 -> GBX 595View Rating Details
7/27/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 480 -> GBX 500View Rating Details
7/26/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 530View Rating Details
1/10/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 420View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)
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Earnings Estimates for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $30.45 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Robert Walters PLC (LON RWA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/26/2017GBX 2.750.61%8/31/20178/31/201710/13/2017
3/15/2017GBX 6.201.52%5/18/20175/18/20176/9/2017
7/28/2016GBX 2.300.76%9/1/20169/1/201610/14/2016
3/10/2016GBX 5.131.67%5/19/20165/19/20166/10/2016
7/30/2015GBX 1.950.44%9/3/20159/3/201510/16/2015
2/26/2015GBX 4.351.13%5/21/20155/21/20156/12/2015
8/1/2014GBX 1.650.52%9/3/20149/3/201410/17/2014
3/3/2014GBX 3.861.06%5/21/20145/21/20146/13/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/12/2017Giles P DaubeneyInsiderSell650,000GBX 580£3,770,000
10/11/2017Leslie Van de WalleInsiderSell15,000GBX 591£88,650
6/13/2017Giles P DaubeneyInsiderSell10,484GBX 400£41,936
6/5/2017Robert C WaltersInsiderSell41,172GBX 385£158,512.20
6/29/2016Van de Walle,LeslieInsiderBuy20,000GBX 267£53,400
4/12/2016Daubeney,Giles PInsiderSell149,945GBX 317£475,325.65
3/2/2015Alan BannatyneInsiderSell19,008GBX 358.50£68,143.68
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Robert Walters PLC (RWA) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by Staff

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