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RPC Group Fundamentals

Company Name RPC Group Last Updated 14 Feb 2019
Industry Industrial Goods & Services Sector General Industrials
Shares in Issue (m) 406.47 Market Cap (£m) 3,229.77
PE Ratio 12.90 Div per Share (p) 28.00
Div Yield 3.56 Div Cover 2.18
EPS 61.60 EPS Growth (%) 66.04
PEG 0.20 DPS Growth (%) 16.67
Debt Ratio 45.96 Debt Equity Ratio 0.57
Net Gearing 55.96 Gross Gearing 59.86
Asset Equity Ratio 2.49 Cash Equity Ratio 9.71
Quick Ratio 0.72 Current Ratio 1.14
Price To Book Value 1.68 ROCE 8.91

RPC Group Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H1 Dividend 27 Dec 2018 25 Jan 2019 GBX 8.10
H2 Dividend 09 Aug 2018 31 Aug 2018 GBX 20.20 28.00
H1 Dividend 28 Dec 2017 26 Jan 2018 GBX 7.80
H2 Dividend 10 Aug 2017 01 Sep 2017 GBX 17.90 24.00
H1 Dividend 29 Dec 2016 27 Jan 2017 GBX 6.50
H2 Dividend 11 Aug 2016 02 Sep 2016 GBX 12.30 17.10
H1 Dividend 24 Dec 2015 26 Jan 2016 GBX 5.20
H2 Dividend 06 Aug 2015 14 Sep 2015 GBX 11.00 15.40
H1 Dividend 04 Dec 2014 16 Jan 2015 GBX 5.00
H2 Dividend 06 Aug 2014 05 Sep 2014 GBX 11.00 15.50

RPC Group Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Tangible Assets 1,358 1,266 895
Intangible Assets 1,899 1,953 990
Investments 121 159 100
Total Fixed Assets 3,378 3,378 1,984
Stocks 525 480 275
Debtors 664 626 400
Cash & Equivalents 187 258 130
Other Assets 31 10 2
Total Assets 4,783 4,752 2,791
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Creditors within 1 year 1,230 1,085 740
Creditors after 1 year 1,633 1,845 1,157
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 2,863 2,929 1,897
Net assets 1,920 1,823 894
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Called up share capital 20 21 15
Share Premium 690 681 644
Profit / Loss 317 155 76
Other Equity 871 899 77
Preference & Minorities 3 0 0
Total Capital Employed 1,920 1,823 894
Ratios 2018 2017 2016
Debt Ratio 45.96 50.30 56.41
Debt-to-Equity 0.57 0.63 0.61
Net Gearing 55.96 56.21 63.30
Gross Gearing 59.86 61.64 67.97
Assets / Equity 2.49 2.61 3.12
Cash / Equity 9.71 14.16 14.57
EPS 61.60 37.10 19.40
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 387 277 151
Cashflow before financing 81 -836 -473
Increase in Cash -55 86 35
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 3,748 2,747 1,642
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross Profit 0 0 0
Operating Profit 356 192 95
Pre-Tax profit 317 155 76
Profit / Loss for the year 20 21 15

RPC Group Company Background

Sector General Industrials
Activities RPC Group plc is a leading plastic products design and engineering company for packaging and selected non-packaging markets, with over 32 innovation centres and 189 operations in 33 countries, and employs more than 24,000 people. The Group develops and manufactures a diverse range of products for a wide variety of customers, including many household names, and enjoys strong market positions in many of the end-markets it serves and the geographical areas in which it operates. It uses a wide range of polymer conversion technologies in both rigid and flexible plastics manufacture, and is now one of the largest plastic converters in Europe, combining the development of innovative packaging and technical solutions for its customers with good levels of service and support.
Latest Interim Date 28 Nov 2018
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 06 Jun 2018

RPC Group Directors

Appointed Director Position
01 Nov 2007 Petrus Rudolf Maria Vervaat Chief Executive
01 Apr 2013 Simon John Kesterton Group Finance Director
23 Jul 2008 James Robert Provan Pike Non-Executive Chairman
16 Jul 2014 Dr Godwin Shek-Ho Wong Non-Executive Director
07 Sep 2017 Kevin John Thompson Non-Executive Director
30 Mar 2017 Dr Rosalind Catherine Rivaz Non-Executive Director
16 Jul 2014 Dr Lynn Drummond Non-Executive Director

RPC Group Contact Details

Company Name RPC Group
Company Address Sapphire House, Crown Way, Rushden, Northamptonshire NN10 6FB
Company Telephone +44 (0)1933 416 528
Company Website http://www.rpc-group.com/

RPC Group Advisors

Auditor Name KPMG Audit
Auditor Address 1 Waterloo Way, Leicester LE1 6LP.
Auditor Website http://www.kpmg.com/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)1162 566 000
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 Deutsche Bank AG London
Broker Address 1 Great Winchester Street, London EC2N 2DB.
Broker Website http://www.db.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0) 20 7545 8000
Adviser Name N M Rothschild
Adviser Address 1 King William Street, London EC4N 7AR.
Adviser Website http://www.rothschild.com/
Adviser Telephone +44 (0)20 7280 5000
Solicitor Name Ashurst LLP
Solicitor Address Broadwalk House, 5 Appold Street, London EC2A 2HA.
Solicitor Website http://www.ashurst.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)20 7638 1111
Stockbroker Name Panmure Gordon & Co
Stockbroker Address One New Change, London EC4M 9AF.
Stockbroker Website http://www.panmure.com/
Stockbroker Telephone +44 (0)20 7886 2500