|Issuer:||ROYAL GOLD INC (RGLD)|
|Original Submission Date:|
HAYES WILLIAM M.
1660 WYNKOOP STREET
SUITE 1000 DENVER, CO 80202-1132
|Title of Security||Transaction Date||2a. Deemed Execution Date||Transaction Code||Shares||Acquired or Disposed||Price per share||5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction||6. Ownership Form Direct or Indirect||Nature of Indirect Ownership|
|Title of Derivative Security||Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security||Transaction Date||Deemed Execution Date||Transaction Code||Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)||Date Exercisable||Expiration Date||Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security||Price of Derivative Security||Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)||Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)||Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership|
|f1||award of restricted stock ("rs") granted under the royal gold, inc.,. 2015 long term incentive plan as annual compensation to independent non-employee members of the board of directors. each rs is equal to one share of common stock and is payable in stock only. the award will vest in two equal parts immediately upon grant and on 1st anniversary.|