Relx PLC Company Profile (LON:REL)

About Relx PLC

Relx PLC logoRELX PLC is a United Kingdom-based company holding shares in RELX Group plc. RELX Group plc is a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. RELX Group plc serves customers in more than 180 countries. The Company operates in four market segments. Scientific, Technical & Medical helps customers advance science and improve healthcare by providing information and analytical solutions that enable them to make critical decisions, enhance productivity and improve outcomes. Risk & Business Analytics provides solutions and decision tools that combine public and industry-specific content with advanced technology and analytics. Legal is a provider of information and analytics to professionals in legal, corporate, government and non-profit organizations. Exhibitions organizes over 500 exhibitions a year, attracting more than seven million attendees. Shareholders in RELX PLC own a 52.9% economic interest in RELX Group plc.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Cyclical
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: REL
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $18.75
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1448.78
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1429.21
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 631.02 - GBX 1,514
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 54.48
  • P/E Growth: 2.02
  • Market Cap: $31.05B
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,042,699,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Relx PLC (LON:REL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.63)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,576.06

Analysts' Ratings History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/28/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,700View Rating Details
2/24/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,430 -> GBX 1,515View Rating Details
2/24/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,622 -> GBX 1,632View Rating Details
2/24/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,760View Rating Details
2/24/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 1,130View Rating Details
2/24/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,630 -> GBX 1,660View Rating Details
2/23/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,490View Rating Details
2/21/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,750View Rating Details
2/21/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,750View Rating Details
2/20/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,680View Rating Details
1/5/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,600View Rating Details
11/22/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,370 -> GBX 1,600View Rating Details
10/27/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,550View Rating Details
8/18/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,335 -> GBX 1,575View 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
10/22/2015Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,050View Rating Details
4/20/2015Bank of America CorpDowngradeNeutralView Rating Details
3/4/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/1/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
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Earnings Estimates for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $80.52 EPS


Dividend History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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 History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Latest Headlines for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
DateHeadline logoFarmplan Releases Entry-level Version of Gatekeeper (LON:REL) - March 1 at 12:22 PM
News IconBroker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on RELX Plc (LON:REL) - February 27 at 9:33 AM
News IconEquity Insight: Indicator Review for Relx PLC (REL.L) - Rives Journal (LON:REL) - February 24 at 8:09 AM
News IconIndicator Level Review for Relx PLC (RELX) - Providence Standard (LON:REL) - February 24 at 8:09 AM
News IconUPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb. 23 - Business Insider (LON:REL) - February 24 at 8:09 AM
News IconRelx PLC (ADR)(NYSE: RELX) stock trades firm - FX Daily Report (LON:REL) - February 24 at 8:09 AM logoBRIEF-Relx proposes full year dividend growth (LON:REL) - February 23 at 7:36 PM logoEdited Transcript of REL.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-Feb-17 9:00am GMT (LON:REL) - February 23 at 7:36 PM logoFull Year 2016 Relx PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:REL) - February 23 at 8:31 AM logoRELX reports FY results (LON:REL) - February 23 at 8:24 AM logoJupiter European Opportunities Misses Benchmark In First Half (LON:REL) - February 22 at 9:33 AM
News IconAfter Alia Bhatt, rumoured boyfriend Sidharth Malhotra confesses that he's in love (LON:REL) - February 16 at 7:07 PM logoAnalyst Activity – Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Hold on Relx PLC (LON:REL) (LON:REL) - February 16 at 7:07 PM
News IconSaudi tourism to reach $81 billion by 2026 (LON:REL) - February 15 at 5:38 AM logoElsevier Acquires Plum Analytics To Measure Research Performance - Seeking Alpha (LON:REL) - February 7 at 10:59 PM logoMarket Risers: Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, Relx PLC, Rio Tinto plc, Royal Mail PLC - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:REL) - February 7 at 8:28 AM logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Feb 06 Filed by: RELX NV - (LON:REL) - February 7 at 8:28 AM logoMarket Risers: Motif Bio PLC, Old Mutual plc, Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Relx PLC - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:REL) - February 1 at 11:08 PM logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jan 30 Filed by: RELX N.V. - (LON:REL) - January 31 at 1:15 AM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Relx PLC (ADR) (NYSE:RELX) - Wall Street Beacon (LON:REL) - January 29 at 8:31 AM logoRELX Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : REL-GB : January 27, 2017 (LON:REL) - January 28 at 6:08 AM logoRelx : *BARCLAYS CUTS RELX PRICE TARGET TO 1630 PENCE - 'OVERWEIGHT' (LON:REL) - January 25 at 2:19 AM logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jan 23 Filed by: RELX NV - (LON:REL) - January 24 at 8:12 AM
News IconStock Update on Earnings & Estimates for Relx PLC (ADR) (NYSE:RELX) - Aiken Advocate (LON:REL) - January 22 at 7:14 PM logoRelx : *GOLDMAN RAISES RELX PRICE TARGET TO 1622 PENCE - 'NEUTRAL' (LON:REL) - January 14 at 7:33 PM
News IconBroker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on RELX Plc (LON:REL) - January 14 at 7:33 PM
News IconTransaction in Own Shares (Enterprise Inns plc) (LON:REL) - January 11 at 2:24 AM
News IconInvestec Securities Gives Relx Plc Price Target With Potential 11.58 ... - UK Market News (LON:REL) - January 6 at 8:23 PM logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jan 06 Filed by: RELX NV - (LON:REL) - January 6 at 8:23 PM
News IconNew Analyst Ratings On RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) - NewsDen (LON:REL) - December 31 at 8:09 AM
News IconInternational Personal Finance Plc (IPF) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages (LON:REL) - December 25 at 9:19 AM logoRELX Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:REL) : December 21, 2016 (LON:REL) - December 21 at 9:12 PM logoRELX Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : REL-GB : December 20, 2016 (LON:REL) - December 20 at 2:11 PM
News IconToday's UK Filing: Relx PLC (REL) Move Up 1.01% on Dec 19 - Herald KS (LON:REL) - December 19 at 8:11 AM
News IconAsia-Pacific CDSS Market Expected to Witness the Fastest Growth (23.2% CAGR) Globally, During 2016 – 2022 by P&S Market Research (LON:REL) - December 12 at 7:36 PM
News IconStock Volatility Review for RELX PLC (LSE:REL) - The Business Journal (LON:REL) - December 9 at 12:55 AM logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Dec 06 Filed by: RELX NV - (LON:REL) - December 9 at 12:55 AM logoRELX PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: Announcement of Non-Discretionary Share Buyback Programme - Business Wire (press release) (LON:REL) - December 9 at 12:55 AM logoAnnouncement of Non-Discretionary Share Buyback Programme (LON:REL) - December 8 at 8:54 AM logo[$$] Relx forces Dutch magazine to change name (LON:REL) - December 5 at 9:30 AM logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Dec 02 Filed by: RELX NV - (LON:REL) - December 3 at 10:25 AM
News IconMercedes-Benz G-Class - Better known as G-Wagen (LON:REL) - November 23 at 10:18 AM
News IconBarclays PLC Raises Compass Group plc (CPG) Price Target to GBX 1550 (LON:REL) - November 23 at 10:18 AM
News IconBroker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on RELX Plc (LON:REL) - November 22 at 11:43 AM logoRelx : *CREDIT SUISSE RAISES RELX PRICE TARGET TO 1,600 (1,370) PENCE (LON:REL) - November 22 at 11:43 AM logoCredit Suisse Group AG has upgraded the stock of Bank Of New York Mellon Corp. (NYSE:BK) (LON:REL) - November 22 at 11:43 AM
News IconRating Change: Credit Suisse Maintained Relx Plc (LON:REL) As “Outperform”; Has TP Of GBX 1600.00 (LON:REL) - November 22 at 11:43 AM
News IconRating Report: Relx Plc (LON:REL) “Buy” Rating Maintained by Analysts at UBS; With GBX 1600.00 Target (LON:REL) - November 15 at 7:43 PM logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: RELX Non-Executive Mills Buys ADRs (LON:REL) - November 14 at 11:15 AM logoRELX Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : REL-GB : October 25, 2016 (LON:REL) - October 25 at 12:13 PM


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, February 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 25.70 per share on Monday, May 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 1.74%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 27th. This is a positive change from Relx PLC's previous dividend of $10.25. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

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

16 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Relx PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,130 to GBX 1,760. On average, they expect Relx PLC's stock price to reach GBX 1,576.06 in the next year.

When will Relx PLC announce their earnings?

Relx PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

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.

How much does a share of Relx PLC stock cost?

One share of Relx PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,505.

Last Updated on 3/1/2017 by Staff