RS Group plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-24.500 (-2.609%)
52 week
790.0 - 1248.0

Last traded: Today at 1:56 PM

RS Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, distributes various electronics and industrial products in the United Kingdom, the United States, France, Germany, Italy, and internationally. The company provides industrial interconnect and test, industrial automation and control, board-level electronics, and single-board computing products; and tools, consumables, and facilities maintenance products, such as personal protective equipment, site safety products, and 3D printing products. It operates DesignSpark, an online design community and resource center for makers, students, and design engineers. The company offers its products under the Needlers and Liscombe, RS Components, Allied Electronics & Automation, RS PRO, OKdo, DesignSpark, Synovos, and IESA brands to designers, builders, and maintainers of industrial equipment and operations. It serves manufacturing, services, and infrastructure industries. The company was formerly known as Electrocomponents plc. RS Group plc was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Company profile

Industry / Sector Industrial Distribution / Industrials
Full time employees 7654
Mailing address Two Pancras Square Fifth Floor London N1C 4AG United Kingdom
Phone / Fax 44 20 7239 8400 /


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RS Group plc paid £0.19 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 24 Nov 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 31.58%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.RS1 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.

RS1's forward dividend amount is £0.19 and the forward dividend yield is 1.97%. 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 Dec 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on RS Group plc.

Name Title Age Total Pay
Mr. Lindsley Ruth CEO & Director (Leave of Absence) 50 1.6M
Mr. David John Egan CFO & Director 53 1.05M
Mr. Simon Ramskill Chief Technology Officer
Ms. Polly Elvin VP of Investor Relations
Lucy Sharma Head of Investor Relations
Lynn Webster-Scott Head of Corp. PR
Mr. Michael Cramb Sr. VP of Corp. Devel.
Mr. Jordan Barry Chief People & Culture Officer
Ms. Debbie Lentz Pres of ESG Solutions
Ms. Debbie Bowring Pres of RS Integrated Supply

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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 RS Group plc is and its enterprise value is .

The RS1's stocks Beta value is 0.85 making it 15% 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.

RS Group plc (LSE:RS1) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is RS Group plc's Stock Symbol?

RS Group plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "RS1".

2. What is RS Group plc's stock price today?

One share of RS1 stock can currently be purchased for approximately £914.5.

3. How can I contact RS Group plc?

RS Group plc's mailing address is Two Pancras Square Fifth Floor London N1C 4AG United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7239 8400.

4. What is RS Group plc's official website?

The official website of RS Group plc is