|Bid||5,810.00 x 20000|
|Ask||6,200.00 x 3500|
|Day's Range||5,845.00 - 5,936.00|
|52 Week Range||5,840.00 - 8,110.43|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||6.82|
|Earnings Date||Feb 8, 2018 - Feb 12, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.52 (1.95%)|
|1y Target Est||7,115.14|
Feb.19 -- Rakesh Kapoor, chief executive officer at Reckitt Benckiser, discusses his outlook for the company for 2018, M&A prospects, valuations, the share price and advertising on social media. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: European Open."
European stocks fell in light holiday trading Monday while Asian bourses continued to rebound from an early February correction.
The FTSE (.FTSE) index ended the session flat at 7,246.77 points, lagging a broadly positive European market, while Britain's mid-cap index (.FTMC) added 0.8 percent, helped by news of a possible bid for software firm Fidessa. HSBC (HSBA.L) fell 3 percent after Europe's biggest lender by market value reported a jump in annual pre-tax profit that missed expectations and unveiled a plan to raise up to $7 billion over the next four months to bolster its capital base. Investec analysts confirmed their "neutral" rating on the stock, saying results were "all-in-all disappointing" and the absence of a share buyback was a negative surprise.
U.K.’s blue-chip stocks finish in the red Monday after last week’s strong performance, with losses for consumer-goods heavyweight Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC pressuring the London market’s benchmark.
European stocks close lower Monday, dragged down in part by falls for consumer products heavyweight Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC and German auto maker Daimler AG.
British shares lost some ground on Monday as weak results from Reckitt Benckiser (RB.L) underlined the murky growth outlook for big consumer goods makers and banking holidays in the U.S. and China slowed European markets. The UK's top share index (.FTSE) closed down 0.64 percent at 7,247.66 points, a decline broadly in line with other European bourses. "Investors knew market volatility would be low as the U.S. and Canada celebrate public holidays, and that weighed on enthusiasm," said David Madden, an analyst at CMC Markets.
By Danilo Masoni MILAN (Reuters) - European shares dipped in choppy trade on Monday as a poor update from Reckitt Benckiser (RB.L) hit consumer staples, though steel-makers rose after the United States ...
Reckitt Benckiser's shares sank after the British consumer goods group missed 2017 profit estimates, while tough trading conditions and rising commodity costs hit its outlook. Another factor weighing on Reckitt's shares was the heightened expectation of it buying the consumer health business being sold by Pfizer, which could potentially dilute shareholders through an equity capital increase. Reckitt's shares were down more than 7 percent at 1614 GMT in the biggest fall by a European blue-chip stock.
As the battle to buy Pfizer’s $20 billion consumer business heats up, Lysol-owner Reckitt Benckiser is trying to convince investors that its acquisition record is clean.
European shares fell after Chinese markets remained closed overnight and the U.S. market is due to take a break for President’s Day.
Reckitt Benckiser shareholders caught a cold on Monday — partly because too few others did. Shares in the medicines-to-disinfectants group fell 7 per cent , after a rise in consumer health revenues, “aided ...
Reckitt Benckiser is heading for its worst day of trading in almost seven years, after the consumer and household goods giant capped off a difficult year by reporting flat full-year revenues. Chief executive ...
Reckitt Benckiser - as the owner of such brands as Nurofen, Gaviscon, Cillit Bang, Dettol and Durex - would appear to be prepared for anything. But this morning’s full-year results suggest there isn’t ...
Rakesh Kapoor, chief executive officer at Reckitt Benckiser, discusses his outlook for the company for 2018, M&A prospects, valuations, the share price and advertising on social media. He speaks on "Bloomberg ...
Reckitt Benckiser, the British household goods company, has reported flat sales growth for 2017 but vowed that its sluggish performance would not continue. Like for like revenues at the Cillit Bang and ...
After a cyberattack and a botched product launch spoiled Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc’s 2017, a pricing squeeze threatens to make this year almost as tough.
Rakesh Kapoor may have hoped he had put 2017 behind him, but the chief executive of Reckitt Benckiser looks to have his work cut out again this year. Despite his trademark evangelism, whether in describing ...
Equities in Europe turned lower in mid-morning trade, amid weak volumes, with investors digesting fresh earnings and economic reports.
UK millennials have suffered a significant decline in living standard improvements compared with the previous generation, setting them apart from most other developed countries, according to research ...
Reckitt Benckiser dropped after cautious 2018 guidance overshadowed its full-year results. The Dettol and Airwick maker repeated a medium-term target of modest operating margin improvement but said that ...
Shares in Reckitt Benckiser suffered their biggest fall in seven years on Monday, after the consumer goods company behind household brands such as Dettol disinfectant and Finish washing detergent warned ...
WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) - The White House on Thursday blamed Russia for the devastating 'NotPetya' cyber attack last year, joining the British government in condemning Moscow for unleashing a virus that crippled parts of Ukraine's infrastructure and damaged computers in countries across the globe. The attack launched in June 2017 by the Russian military "spread worldwide, causing billions of dollars in damage across Europe, Asia and the Americas," White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement.
WASHINGTON/LONDON, Feb 15 (Reuters) - The White House on Thursday blamed Russia for the devastating 'NotPetya' cyber attack last year, joining the British government in condemning Moscow for unleashing a virus that crippled parts of Ukraine's infrastructure and damaged computers in countries across the globe. The attack launched in June 2017 by the Russian military "spread worldwide, causing billions of dollars in damage across Europe, Asia and the Americas," White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement.