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Royal Mail Fundamentals

Company Name Royal Mail Last Updated 18 Jul 2019
Industry Industrials Sector Delivery Services
Shares in Issue (m) 1,000.00 Market Cap (£m) 2,161.00
PE Ratio 12.35 Div per Share (p) 25.00
Div Yield 0.00 Div Cover 0.70
EPS 17.50 EPS Growth (%) -32.43
PEG -0.38 DPS Growth (%) 4.17
Debt Ratio 14.65 Debt Equity Ratio 0.29
Net Gearing 34.40 Gross Gearing 37.59
Asset Equity Ratio 1.60 Cash Equity Ratio 5.11
Quick Ratio 0.80 Current Ratio 0.82
Price To Book Value 0.47 ROCE 4.45

Royal Mail Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 25 Jul 2019 04 Sep 2019 GBX 17.00 25.00
H1 Dividend 06 Dec 2018 16 Jan 2019 GBX 8.00
H2 Dividend 26 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 GBX 16.30 24.00
H1 Dividend 07 Dec 2017 10 Jan 2018 GBX 7.70
H2 Dividend 29 Jun 2017 28 Jul 2017 GBX 15.60 23.00
H1 Dividend 08 Dec 2016 11 Jan 2017 GBX 7.40
H2 Dividend 30 Jun 2016 29 Jul 2016 GBX 15.10 22.10
H1 Dividend 03 Dec 2015 13 Jan 2016 GBX 7.00
H2 Dividend 02 Jul 2015 31 Jul 2015 GBX 14.30 21.00
H1 Dividend 27 Nov 2014 14 Jan 2015 GBX 6.70
H2 Dividend 02 Jul 2014 31 Jul 2014 GBX 13.30 13.30

Royal Mail Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Tangible Assets 2,066 2,016 2,062
Intangible Assets 1,011 932 883
Investments 2,700 2,506 3,898
Total Fixed Assets 5,777 5,454 6,843
Stocks 27 25 23
Debtors 1,310 1,160 1,117
Cash & Equivalents 236 600 299
Other Assets 51 18 52
Total Assets 7,401 7,257 8,334
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Creditors within 1 year 1,989 2,082 2,016
Creditors after 1 year 793 739 1,320
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 2,782 2,821 3,336
Net assets 4,619 4,436 4,998
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Called up share capital 10 10 10
Share Premium 0 0 0
Profit / Loss 241 212 335
Other Equity 33 45 47
Preference & Minorities 0 0 1
Total Capital Employed 4,619 4,436 4,998
Ratios 2019 2018 2017
Debt Ratio 14.65 14.28 20.89
Debt-to-Equity 0.29 0.26 0.40
Net Gearing 34.40 30.61 36.44
Gross Gearing 37.59 38.87 40.03
Assets / Equity 1.60 1.64 1.67
Cash / Equity 5.11 13.53 5.98
EPS 17.50 25.90 27.50
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 493 905 754
Cashflow before financing -50 580 244
Increase in Cash -362 299 -83
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 10,581 10,172 9,776
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross Profit 0 0 0
Operating Profit 160 66 231
Pre-Tax profit 241 212 335
Profit / Loss for the year 10 10 10

Royal Mail Company Background

Sector Delivery Services
Activities Royal Mail plc is the parent company of Royal Mail Group Limited, the leading provider of postal and delivery services in the UK and the UK's designated universal postal service provider. UK Parcels, International & Letters (UKPIL) comprises the company's UK and international parcels and letters delivery businesses operating under the Royal Mail and Parcelforce Worldwide brands. Through the Royal Mail Core Network, the company delivers a one-price-goes-anywhere service on a range of parcels and letters products. Royal Mail has the capability to deliver to more than 30 million addresses in the UK, six days a week (excluding UK public holidays). Parcelforce Worldwide operates a separate UK network which collects and delivers express parcels. Royal Mail also owns General Logistics Systems (GLS) which operates one of the largest ground-based, deferred parcel delivery networks in Europe.
Latest Interim Date 15 Nov 2018
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 22 May 2019

Royal Mail Directors

Appointed Director Position
01 Jun 2018 Rico Back Chief Executive Officer
20 Jul 2017 Stuart Campbell Simpson Chief Financial Officer
01 Jan 2018 Keith Williams Non-Executive Chairman
01 Nov 2017 Simon Thompson Non-Executive Director
01 Dec 2016 Rita Elizabeth Griffin Non-Executive Director
22 May 2019 Maria Juana da Cunha Non-Executive Director
01 Oct 2019 Baroness Sarah Elizabeth Mary Hogg Non-Executive Director
22 May 2019 Michael Alan Findlay Non-Executive Director

Royal Mail Contact Details

Company Name Royal Mail
Company Address 100 Victoria Embankment, London EC4Y 0HQ.
Company Telephone +44 (0)20 7012 3456
Company Website 26http://www.royalmailgroup.com/

Royal Mail Advisors

Auditor Name Ernst & Young LLP
Auditor Address 1 More London Place, London SE1 2AF.
Auditor Website http://www.ey.com/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)20 7951 2000
Registrar Name Equiniti
Registrar Address Aspect House, Spencer Road, Lancing, West Sussex BN99 6DA.
Registrar Website http://www.equiniti.com/
Registrar Telephone 0871 384 2030
Broker Name Barclays Capital
Broker Address 5 The North Colonnade, Canary Wharf, London E14 4BB.
Broker Website http://www.barcap.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7623 2323
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