Royal Mail plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-0.600 (-0.305%)
52 week
192.922 - 531.4

Last traded: Today at 3:35 PM

Royal Mail plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a universal postal service provider. The company offers parcels and letter delivery services under the Royal Mail and Parcelforce Worldwide brands. It also provides services for the collection, sorting, and delivery of parcels and letters. In addition, the company operates ground-based parcel delivery networks in Europe that covers 40 countries and nation states. Further, it provides express parcel delivery and logistics services. Additionally, the company engages in property holdings activities; and provision of facilities management services. It serves consumers, sole-traders, small and medium-sized enterprises, large businesses, retailers, and access operators. It operates in Italy, France, Spain, Germany, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, the United Kingdom, the United States, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, the Netherlands, and Portugal. The company was founded in 1516 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorIntegrated Freight & Logistics / Industrials
Full time employees179049
Mailing address185 Farringdon Road London EC1A 1AA United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 34 5774 0740 /


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Royal Mail plc paid £0.20 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 28 July 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 27.20%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.RMG 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.

RMG's forward dividend amount is £0.2 and the forward dividend yield is 10.18%. 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 Sep 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Royal Mail plc.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Keith Williams ACA, C.A.Independent Non-Exec. Chairman & Member of Management Board65300k
Mr. Simon ThompsonCEO & Director753k
Mr. Mick JeavonsGroup CFO & Exec. Director798k
Mr. Martin SeidenbergExec. Director1.28M
Mr. Shane O'RiordainMD of Corp. Affairs, Regulation & Marketing and Member of the Exec. Board
Mr. Mark AmsdenGroup Gen. Counsel, Company Sec., Chief Risk & Governance Officer and Member of Exec. Board
Ms. Mel TomlinChief of Staff & Member of Exec. Board
Ms. Sally Anne AshfordChief HR Officer & Member of Exec. Board51
Mr. Christian HerrlichGroup Chief Information Officer & Member of the Exec. Board
Mr. Achim DünnwaldCOO & Member of the Exec. Board

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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 Royal Mail plc is and its enterprise value is .

The RMG's stocks Beta value is 1.52 making it 52% more 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.

Royal Mail plc (LSE:RMG) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Royal Mail plc's Stock Symbol?

Royal Mail plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "RMG".

2. What is Royal Mail plc's stock price today?

One share of RMG stock can currently be purchased for approximately £195.85.

3. How can I contact Royal Mail plc?

Royal Mail plc's mailing address is 185 Farringdon Road London EC1A 1AA United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 34 5774 0740.

4. What is Royal Mail plc's official website?

The official website of Royal Mail plc is