Reckitt Benckiser Group plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-14.000 (-0.235%)
52 week
4905.163 - 6824.0

Last traded: Today at 12:22 PM

Reckitt Benckiser Group plc manufactures and sells health, hygiene, and nutrition products in the United Kingdom, the United States, China, India, 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; sore throat medications; and hair removal products under the Nurofen, Strepsils, and Veet brands. In addition, the company offers fragrances and devices; water softeners; home cleaning products; dish washes; toilet 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, Harpic, Lysol, Mortein, Vanish, and Woolite brands, as well as analgesics, adult nutrition products, iron-fortified hypoallergenic baby formula, products for joint issues, and infant and toddler nutrition products, as well as vitamins, minerals, and supplements under the Biofreeze, Airborne, Mead Johnson, Move Free, Enfamil, and Nutramigen brands. Further, it provides probiotics, sore throat pain relief products, Omega products, brain health support products, cleaning and carpet cleaning products, septic tank system treatment products, cough syrups, plant-based laundry products, probiotics, and lubricants under the Digestive Advantage, Cepacol, MegaRed, Neuriva, Easy-Off, RID-X, Delsym, Botanical Origin, Bodi-Ome, and K-Y brands. The company was founded in 1819 and is headquartered in Slough, the United Kingdom.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorHousehold & Personal Products / Consumer Defensive
Full time employees40000
Mailing addressTurner House 103-105 Bath Road Slough SL1 3UH United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 17 5321 7800 /


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Reckitt Benckiser Group plc paid £1.75 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 04 Aug 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 41.10%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.RKT dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

RKT's forward dividend amount is £1.75 and the forward dividend yield is 2.92%. 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.

Company Executives

As of Oct 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Reckitt Benckiser Group plc.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Nicandro DuranteCEO & Director65165k
Mr. Laxman NarasimhanGroup CEO & Exec. Director535M
Mr. Jeffrey Carr ACMA, B.EngGroup CFO & Exec. Director603.07M
Mr. Filippo CatalanoChief Information & Digitisation Officer
Mr. Richard JoyceHead of Investor Relations
Ms. Catheryn O'RourkeSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
Mr. Fabrice BeaulieuChief Marketing, Sustainability & Corp. Affairs Officer
Mr. Ranjay RadhakrishnanChief HR Officer
Mr. Kris LichtPres of Health & Chief Customer Officer
Mr. John DawsonSr. VP of Investor Relations

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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 and its enterprise value is .

The RKT's stocks Beta value is 0.10 making it 90% 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 £5952.

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