The big event for the MT basket of transport shares – the MT Tracker – is that Royal Mail will be joining this watching brief from tomorrow. The BBC is already reporting this morning that shares will trade at the top of the price range (around 330p) giving it a value of £1.7bn. As Royal Mail’s value, and market cap, will skew the data heavily, much in the way Rentokil did before the management buy-out at CityLink back in April […]
Royal Mail offset declining letter volume with its growing parcels operation in a year that saw it surpass the £10bn turnover mark for the first time, but saw pre-tax profit fall by more than a third (37%).
Whistl has tripled the size of its Scottish base with a move to a new depot in Tannochside, Uddingston.
Royal Mail has said it delivered a “resilient performance in challenging markets” despite its group profit falling by a third in the last year.