Reckitt Benckiser Group plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals
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Reckitt Benckiser Group plc manufactures, markets, and sells health, hygiene, and nutrition products in the United Kingdom, the United States, China, and internationally. The company offers acne treatment creams, facial washes, and cleansing pads; disinfection, hygiene, and first aid products; condoms, sex toys, and lubricants; heartburn and indigestion solutions; and cough and chest congestion, multi-symptom, and sinus remedies for adults and children under the Clearasil, Dettol, Durex, Gaviscon, and Mucinex brands. It also provides analgesics; footcare products; sore throat medications; and hair removal products under the Nurofen, Scholl, Strepsils, and Veet brands. In addition, the company offers fragrances and devices; water softeners; home cleaning products; dish washes; toilet bowl cleaners; disinfectants; sprays, baits, and plug-ins for pest control; stain removals; fabric washing; and other hygiene products under the Air Wick, Calgon, Cillit Bang, Finish, Veja, Harpic, Lysol, Mortein, Vanish, and Woolite brands, as well as infant and child nutrition products, adult nutrition products, and a range of vitamins, minerals, and supplements under the Enfamil, Airborne, Mead Johnson, Move Free, Schiff, and Nutramigen brands. The company was founded in 1819 and is headquartered in Slough, the United Kingdom.
|Industry / Sector||Household & Personal Products / Consumer Defensive|
|Full time employees||43500|
|Mailing address||Turner House 103-105 Bath Road Slough SL1 3UH United Kingdom|
|Phone / Fax||44 17 5321 7800 /|
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Reckitt Benckiser Group plc paid £1.75 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 06 May 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 109.60%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.RKT dividend payout ratio is more than 90% making it difficult for the company to maintain the dividends and increase it year by year.
RKT's forward dividend amount is £1.75 and the forward dividend yield is 2.74%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.
As of May 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on Reckitt Benckiser Group plc.
|Mr. Laxman Narasimhan||Group CEO & Exec. Director||52||5.12M|
|Mr. Jeffrey Carr||Group CFO & Exec. Director||59|
|Mr. Filippo Catalano||Chief Information & Digitisation Officer|
|Mr. Richard Joyce||Sr. VP of Investor Relations|
|Mr. Rupert Bondy||Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.||58|
|Mr. Ranjay Radhakrishnan||Chief HR Officer|
|Mr. Aditya Sehgal||Pres of Nutrition, ERB & Greater China|
|Mr. Kris Licht||Pres of Health & Global Chief Customer Officer|
|Mr. John Dawson||Sr. VP of Investor Relations|
|Mr. Miguel Veiga-Pestana||Head of Corp. Affairs & Chief Sustainability Officer|
Profitability and management effectiveness
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Return on equity
Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.
The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.
Valuation and Trading Info
The market capitalization of Reckitt Benckiser Group plc is 45.38B and its enterprise value is 54.33B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of RKT is 3.88.
The RKT's stocks Beta value is 0.14 making it 86% less volatile compared to LSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.
Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (LSE:RKT) Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Reckitt Benckiser Group plc's Stock Symbol?
Reckitt Benckiser Group plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "RKT".
2. What is Reckitt Benckiser Group plc's stock price today?
One share of RKT stock can currently be purchased for approximately £6362.
3. How can I contact Reckitt Benckiser Group plc?
Reckitt Benckiser Group plc's mailing address is Turner House 103-105 Bath Road Slough SL1 3UH United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 17 5321 7800.
4. What is Reckitt Benckiser Group plc's official website?
The official website of Reckitt Benckiser Group plc is http://www.reckitt.com.