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International Distributions Services PLC Fundamentals

Company NameInternational Distributions Services PLCLast Updated2024-02-20
IndustryIntegrated Freight & LogisticsSectorIndustrials
Shares in Issue957.093 mMarket Cap£2.51 bn
PE Ratio8.01Dividend per Share£0.13
Dividend Yield0Dividend Cover0
EPS-£0.91EPS Growth (%)0
PEG0DPS Growth (%)-0.2036
Debt Ratio0.3412Debt Equity Ratio0.7868
Asset Equity Ratio2.9281Cash Equity Ratio0.4934
Quick Ratio1.0082Current Ratio1.03
Price To Book Value0.8298ROCE0

International Distributions Services PLC Dividends

TypeEx-DatePay DateCurrencyNet DividendYear Total

International Distributions Services PLC Company Financials

Tangible Assets£3.30 bn£3.57 bn£3.01 bn
Intangible Assets£749.00 m£916.00 m£846.00 m
Investments£1.00 m£1.00 m£5.00 m
Total Fixed Assets£6.24 bn£7.66 bn£6.72 bn
Stocks£42.00 m£34.00 m£18.00 m
Debtors£1.42 bn£1.55 bn£1.56 bn
Cash & Equivalents£898.00 m£1.27 bn£1.57 bn
Other Assets£2.19 bn£3.18 bn£2.86 bn
Total Assets£8.82 bn£10.74 bn£9.98 bn
Creditors within 1 year£2.60 bn£2.80 bn£2.73 bn
Creditors after 1 year£2.41 bn£2.61 bn£2.46 bn
Other Liabilities000
Total Liabilities£5.01 bn£5.41 bn£5.18 bn
Net assets£3.80 bn£5.33 bn£4.80 bn
Called up share capital£10.00 m£10.00 m£10.00 m
Share Premium000
Profit / Loss-£676.00 m£662.00 m£726.00 m
Other Equity£3.80 bn£5.33 bn£4.80 bn
Preference & Minorities000
Total Capital Employed£3.80 bn£5.33 bn£4.80 bn
Debt Ratio£0.35£0.27£0.28
Assets / Equity2.92812.92812.9281
Cash / Equity0.49340.49340.4934
Cash Flow202320222021
Cash from operating activities£373.00 m£1.16 bn£1.17 bn
Cashflow before financing-£19.00 m£328.00 m£229.00 m
Increase in Cash-£344.00 m-£431.00 m-£57.00 m
Turnover£12.04 bn£12.71 bn£12.64 bn
Cost of sales£6.54 bn£6.46 bn£6.44 bn
Gross Profit£5.51 bn£6.25 bn£6.20 bn
Operating Profit-£748.00 m£577.00 m£611.00 m
Pre-Tax profit-£676.00 m£662.00 m£726.00 m

International Distributions Services PLC Company Background

ActivitiesInternational Distributions Services is a postal and delivery service company domiciled in the United Kingdom. It delivers parcels and letters, produces stamps, and provides marketing services under the Royal Mail and Parcelforce brands. It organizes itself into two segments, based on geography: Royal Mail U.K. operations and GLS non-U.K. operations. Royal Mail derives the majority of revenue from U.K. operations, the company's domestic business. Non-U.K. operations principally include operations across Europe and the United States.
Latest Interim Date16 Nov 2023
Latest Fiscal Year End Date18 May 2023

International Distributions Services PLC Directors

2015-04-30Mr. John Murray Allan CBENon-Executive Director
2018-09-28Ms. Moya Greene DBEExecutive Director
2023-06-16Mr. Keith Williams Non-Executive Director,Chairman
2018-09-19Mr. Peter James LongNon-Executive Director,Chairman
2018-07-19Mr. Paul Colbeck MurrayNon-Executive Director
2023-06-16Ms. Lynne Margaret PeacockNon-Executive Director
2023-06-16Baroness Sarah Elizabeth Mary Hogg DLNon-Executive Director,Senior Independent Director
2015-08-28Sir Donald Hood Brydon CBENon-Executive Director,Chairman
2023-07-20Mr. Simon Robert ThompsonExecutive Director,Chief Executive Officer
2019-07-18Ms. Orna Gabrielle Ni-ChionnaNon-Executive Director
2023-06-16Mr. Michael FindlayNon-Executive Director
2019-06-17Mr. Matthew LesterExecutive Director,Chief Financial Officer
2014-04-29Ms. Janice May BabiakNon-Executive Director
2019-05-22Mr. Arthur Leslie OwenNon-Executive Director,Chairman
2014-07-30Mr. Mark Vincent Higson BEng,MBAExecutive Director,Managing Director, Operations and Modernisation
2018-02-28Ms. Catherine Jane Keers Non-Executive Director
2017-02-28Mr. Nicholas HorlerNon-Executive Director
2015-04-30Ms. Emily PangCompany Secretary
2023-06-16Ms. Maria Juana Da CunhaNon-Executive Director
2022-06-17Ms. Rita GriffinNon-Executive Director
2021-01-11Mr. Stuart Campbell SimpsonExecutive Director,Chief Financial Officer
2018-11-07Ms. Sue WhalleyExecutive Director,Chief Operating Officer
2020-05-15Mr. Rico BackExecutive Director,Chief Executive Officer
2024-01-18Mr. Mick JeavonsExecutive Director,Group Chief Financial Officer
2023-08-02Mr. Martin SeidenbergExecutive Director,Chief Executive Officer
2024-02-12Mr. Michael David SnapeExecutive Director,Group Chief Financial Officer

International Distributions Services PLC Contact Details

Company NameInternational Distributions Services PLC
Address100 Victoria Embankment, London, EC4Y 0HQ

International Distributions Services PLC Advisors

Remuneration ConsultantPricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Phone+44 205835000
Fax+44 208224652
Phone+44 2073111000
Fax+44 2073113311
StockbrokerBank of America Merrill Lynch
Phone+44 2076281000
SolicitorHerbert Smith Freehills LLP
Phone+44 2073748000
Fax+44 2073740888
Financial AdviserBarclays
Phone+44 2076232323
Financial PR AdviserBrunswick Group LLP
Phone+44 2074045959
Fax+44 2078312823
StockbrokerBarclays Bank PLC
Phone+44 2076232323
SolicitorSlaughter and May
Phone+44 2076001200
Fax+44 2070905000
RegistrarEquiniti Ltd.
Phone+44 1214157082