Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC - ADR operates in the Soap and other detergents sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC - ADR with three other
cosmetics and toiletry producers in Europe:
sales of 2.60 billion Euro [US$2.75 billion]
of which 59%
was Flavor & Nutrition),
L'occitane International SA
(1.18 billion Euro [US$1.25 billion]
of which 75%
was Sell-Out), and
based in Germany
(6.69 billion Euro [US$7.08 billion]
of which 83%
Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC - ADR reported sales of £8.87 billion (US$10.84 billion)
December of 2015.
a very small
increase of 0.4%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were £8.84 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2013, when Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC - ADR
reported sales of £10.04 billion.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC - ADR had sales
of £8.45 billion.
Sales of Portfolio Brands saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
64.4% in 2015, from
£382.00 million to £628.00 million.
Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC - ADR also saw significant increases in sales in
Health and Personal Care (up 8.9% to £2.94 billion)
Not all segments of Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC - ADR experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of Homecare fell 5.2% to £1.72 billion.
Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC - ADR also experienced decreases in sales in
Hygiene (down 1.0% to £3.59 billion)