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May 28, 2015 8:12 AM ET

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Company Overview of Royal Mail plc

Company Overview

Royal Mail plc primarily provides postal and delivery services in the United Kingdom and continental Europe. It is involved in the collection, sorting, transportation, and delivery of parcels and letters in the United Kingdom. The company operates in two divisions: UK Parcels, International & Letters (UKPIL); and General Logistics Systems (GLS). The UKPIL division collects and delivers parcels and letters primarily through the Royal Mail Core Network and Parcelforce Worldwide networks; and carries out various other letter-related business activities, including marketing mail consulting services. It offers collection and delivery services under the Royal Mail and Parcelforce Worldwide brands....

100 Victoria Embankment

London,  EC4Y 0HQ

United Kingdom

Founded in 2013

Key Executives for Royal Mail plc

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director and Chairman of Chief Executive's Committee
Age: 60
Total Annual Compensation: $883.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director, Member of Pensions Committee and Member of Chief Executive's Committee
Age: 51
Total Annual Compensation: $756.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Royal Mail plc Key Developments

Royal Mail plc, 2015 Earnings Call, May 21, 2015

Royal Mail plc, 2015 Earnings Call, May 21, 2015

Royal Mail plc Announces Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended March 31, 2015; Proposes Final Dividend, Payable on July 31, 2015

Royal Mail plc announced consolidated earnings results for the year ended March 31, 2015. For the year, the company reported revenue of £9,328 million, operating profit of £218 million, earnings before interest and tax of £351 million, profit before tax of £400 million, profit for the period from continuing operations of £328 million, profit for the period of £328 million, profit for the period attributable to equity holders of the parent company of £325 million or 32.5 pence basic and diluted per share, net cash inflow from operating activities of £762 million, purchase of property, plant and equipment of £267 million compared to the revenue of £9,357 million, operating profit of £1,641 million, earnings before interest and tax of £1,662 million, profit before tax of £1,664 million, profit for the period from continuing operations of £1,278 million, profit for the period of £1,280 million, profit for the period attributable to equity holders of the parent company of £1,277 million or 127.7 pence basic and diluted per share, net cash inflow from operating activities of £807 million, purchase of property, plant and equipment of £341 million for the previous year. For the year, the company reported adjusted revenue of £9,328 million, adjusted operating profit of £595 million, adjusted earnings before interest and tax of £595 million, adjusted profit before tax of £569 million, adjusted profit for the period from continuing operations of £431 million, adjusted profit for the period of £431 million, adjusted profit for the period attributable to equity holders of the parent company of £1,277 million or 127.7 pence basic and diluted per share, compared to the adjusted revenue of £9,357 million, adjusted operating profit of £486 million, adjusted earnings before interest and tax of £486 million, adjusted profit before tax of £419 million, adjusted profit for the period from continuing operations of £309 million, adjusted profit for the period of £311 million, adjusted profit for the period attributable to equity holders of the parent company of £308 million or 30.8 pence basic and diluted per share, for the previous year. The Board of Royal Mail plc is recommending a final dividend of 14.3 pence per ordinary share, payable on 31 July 2015 to shareholders whose names appear on the register of members on 3 July 2015, subject to shareholder approval at the AGM on 23 July 2015.

Royal Mail Seeks Acquisitions

Royal Mail plc (LSE:RMG) is looking for acquisitions. The company said that the company will be continuing to expand our Europe and network through organic growth and selective, strategic acquisitions.

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