Relx PLC Company Profile (LON:REL)

About Relx PLC (LON:REL)

Relx PLC logoRELX PLC is a holding company, which holds interests in RELX Group plc. RELX Group is a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. The Company operates in four segments: Scientific, Technical & Medical; Risk & Business Analytics; Legal, and Exhibitions. The Company's Scientific, Technical & Medical segment provides information and analytics that help institutions and professionals progress science and advance healthcare. The Risk & Business Analytics segment provides solutions and decision tools that combine public and industry-specific content with technology and analytics. The Legal segment is a provider of information and analytics to professionals in legal, corporate, government and non-profit organizations. Its Exhibitions segment consists of Reed Exhibitions, which is an exhibitions business, with events in over 30 countries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Professional Information Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:REL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £34.08 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,015,199,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,664.46
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,646.88
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,273 - GBX 1,728
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.88
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £7.36 billion
  • Price / Sales: 4.63
  • Book Value: GBX 0.93 per share
  • Price / Book: 18.18
  • Dividend Yield: 1.3%
  • EBITDA: £2.22 billion
  • Net Margins: 18.64%
  • Return on Equity: 65.60%
  • Return on Assets: 10.77%
  • Average Volume: 2.28 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Relx PLC (LON:REL)

What is Relx PLC's stock symbol?

Relx PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "REL."

How often does Relx PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Relx PLC?

Relx PLC declared a dividend on Thursday, July 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 11.70 per share on Friday, August 25th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.72%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 3rd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Relx PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Relx PLC's stock going? Where will Relx PLC's stock price be in 2017?

16 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Relx PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,130 to GBX 1,845. On average, they anticipate Relx PLC's share price to reach GBX 1,648.07 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Relx PLC.

Who are some of Relx PLC's key competitors?

Who are Relx PLC's key executives?

Relx PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Erik Engstrom, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Nick L. Luff, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Kumsal Bayazit, Chairwoman, RELX Technology Forum and President, Exhibitions Europe
  • Chet Burchett, Chief Executive Officer - Exhibitions
  • Youngsuk Chi, Director of Corporate Affairs and Chairman Elsevier
  • Mark Kelsey, Chief Executive Officer Risk & Business Analytics
  • Ron Mobed, Chief Executive Officer Scientific, Technical & Medical
  • Mike Walsh, Chief Executive Officer Legal
  • Ian R. Fraser, Human Resources Director
  • Andrew Matuch, Chief Strategy Officer

How do I buy Relx PLC stock?

Shares of Relx PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Relx PLC's stock price today?

One share of Relx PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,691.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Relx PLC (LON REL)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  386 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  269 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  655
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Relx PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Relx PLC (LON:REL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,648.07
Consensus Price Target History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Price Target History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Analysts' Ratings History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/4/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,690 -> GBX 1,753View Rating Details
8/25/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,750View Rating Details
7/28/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,845View Rating Details
7/28/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,515View Rating Details
7/28/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 1,130View Rating Details
7/27/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,550View Rating Details
7/20/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,700View Rating Details
7/19/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,750View Rating Details
7/14/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
6/23/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,675 -> GBX 1,800View Rating Details
3/17/2017Kepler Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,475 -> GBX 1,600View Rating Details
3/13/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,632 -> GBX 1,738View Rating Details
2/24/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,760View Rating Details
2/20/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,680View Rating Details
1/5/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,600View Rating Details
10/27/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,550View Rating Details
8/1/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,400 -> GBX 1,465View Rating Details
3/24/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,360 -> GBX 1,360View Rating Details
2/4/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 1,177View Rating Details
1/27/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 1,175View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
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Earnings Estimates for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $80.70 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Relx PLC (LON REL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/27/2017GBX 11.700.72%8/3/20178/3/20178/25/2017
2/23/2017GBX 25.701.74%4/27/20174/27/20175/22/2017
7/28/2016GBX 10.250.7%8/4/20168/4/20168/26/2016
2/25/2016GBX 22.301.78%4/28/20164/28/20165/20/2016
7/23/2015GBX 7.400.67%8/6/20158/6/20158/28/2015
2/26/2015GBX 191.64%4/30/20154/30/20155/22/2015
7/24/2014GBX 70.71%8/6/20148/6/20148/28/2014
2/27/2014GBX 17.951.94%4/30/20144/30/20145/23/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/28/2017Erik EngstromInsiderSell178,799GBX 1,504£2,689,136.96
2/27/2017Erik EngstromInsiderSell32,000GBX 1,496£478,720
2/24/2017N L LuffInsiderSell15,080GBX 1,494£225,295.20
11/16/2016Wolfhart HauserInsiderBuy7,435GBX 1,338£99,480.30
2/29/2016Engstrom,ErikInsiderSell78,431GBX 1,249£979,603.19
4/2/2015Erik EngstromInsiderSell136,364GBX 1,151.89£1,570,763.28
3/9/2015Erik EngstromInsiderSell7,744GBX 1,132£87,662.08
3/3/2015N L LuffInsiderSell15,550GBX 1,120.71£174,270.41
2/27/2015Erik EngstromInsiderSell11,512GBX 1,115.79£128,449.74
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Relx PLC (REL) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by Staff

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