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: £307.67 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 69,608,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 422.41
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 414.70
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 285 - GBX 470
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.40
  • P/E Growth: 0.93
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £998.54 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.31
  • Book Value: GBX 1.47 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.01
  • EBIDTA: £29.23 million
  • Net Margins: 2.21%
  • Return on Equity: 24.53%
  • Return on Assets: 7.78%
  • Average Volume: 105,753 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, March 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 18th will be given a dividend of GBX 6.20 per share on Friday, June 9th. This represents a yield of 1.52%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 18th. This is an increase from Robert Walters PLC's previous dividend of $2.30. 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?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Robert Walters PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 420 to GBX 560. On average, they anticipate Robert Walters PLC's stock price to reach GBX 478.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Robert Walters PLC.

Who are some of Robert Walters PLC's key competitors?

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 442.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Robert Walters PLC (LON RWA)
Community Ranking:  4.1 out of 5 (   )
Outperform Votes:  319 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  68 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  387
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: 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 478.75

Analysts' Ratings History for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/13/2017Numis Securities LtdUpgradeBuyGBX 500 -> GBX 560View Rating Details
7/12/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 500View Rating Details
1/30/2017Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeOutperformGBX 260 -> GBX 435View Rating Details
1/10/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 420View Rating Details
4/13/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 520View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/23/2015 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
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
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)


Headline Trends for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)
Latest Headlines for Robert Walters PLC (LON:RWA)
DateHeadline logoRobert Walters Switzerland AG: Professionals value mentoring programmes but employers are failing to deliver - July 8 at 2:11 PM logoRobert Walters PLC (RWA) Insider Giles P. Daubeney Sells 10,484 Shares - June 19 at 1:14 PM logoRobert Walters PLC (RWA) Insider Robert C. Walters Sells 41,172 Shares - June 6 at 10:32 AM logoRobert Walters PLC (RWA) Given Buy Rating at Liberum Capital - May 27 at 3:50 PM logoRobert Walters Plc : RWA-GB: Dividend Analysis : May 19th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 8:13 PM logoRobert Walters Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : RWA-GB : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 12:32 PM logoRobert Walters Plc :RWA-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 6:55 PM logoRobert Walters PLC's (RWA) Add Rating Reiterated at Numis Securities Ltd - April 18 at 1:35 AM logoLiberum Capital Boosts Robert Walters PLC (RWA) Price Target to GBX 500 - April 14 at 12:56 PM logoRobert Walters PLC (RWA) Earns Add Rating from Numis Securities Ltd - April 12 at 12:18 PM logo[$$] Recruiter Robert Walters boosted by return to bank hiring - April 11 at 7:25 PM logoRobert Walters PLC (RWA) Receives "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital - April 9 at 8:58 PM logoU.K.'s Corporate Tax Allure Outweighs Brexit Concerns, CEO Says - April 7 at 12:26 PM logoRobert Walters PLC (RWA) Rating Increased to Outperform at Credit Suisse Group AG - April 2 at 7:15 PM logoRobert Walters PLC (RWA) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - March 14 at 3:36 AM logoU.K. Headhunters Hint at Slowing Job Market in Fourth-Quarter Updates - March 2 at 12:56 AM logo[$$] UK recruiters see improvements after Brexit slump - January 14 at 6:02 AM logoPageGroup says Brexit effect hits UK job market confidence - January 11 at 10:16 PM logoFoxtons profits to slump after Brexit and stamp duty impact - January 11 at 10:16 PM logoRobert Walters profit hit by Brexit uncertainty - July 28 at 10:31 AM logoHalf Year 2016 Robert Walters Plc Earnings Release - Before Market Open - July 28 at 7:07 AM logoTactics for writing the best CV - March 11 at 6:57 AM logoTactics for writing the best CV - March 11 at 6:57 AM logoFull Year 2015 Robert Walters Plc Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 10 at 7:07 AM logoFull Year 2015 Robert Walters Plc Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 10 at 7:07 AM logoRobert Walters profit up amid growth across all markets - March 10 at 6:16 AM logoRobert Walters profit up amid growth across all markets - March 10 at 6:16 AM


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Robert Walters PLC (RWA) Chart for Sunday, July, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/23/2017 by Staff