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: Consumer Cyclical
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:REL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £33.79 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,042,647,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,597.86
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,483.31
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 631.02 - GBX 1,657.40
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.64
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £6.9 billion
  • Price / Sales: 4.90
  • Book Value: GBX 1.14 per share
  • Price / Book: 14.51
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 2.3%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £2.07 billion
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 3.11 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 announced a dividend on Thursday, February 23rd. Investors 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 of this dividend is Thursday, April 27th. This is a boost from Relx PLC's previous dividend of $10.25. The official announcement can be seen 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 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Relx PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,130 to GBX 1,760. On average, they expect Relx PLC's share price to reach GBX 1,609.56 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Relx PLC.

Who are some of Relx PLC's key competitors?

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 1,654.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Relx PLC (LON:REL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.56)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,609.56

Analysts' Ratings History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
4/19/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,750View Rating Details
4/19/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,675View Rating Details
3/17/2017Kepler Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,475 -> GBX 1,600View Rating Details
3/13/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,632 -> GBX 1,738View Rating Details
3/3/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,655 -> GBX 1,690View Rating Details
2/28/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,700View Rating Details
2/24/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,430 -> GBX 1,515View Rating Details
2/24/2017Societe 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
2/20/2017Jefferies 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 5/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $81.10 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter 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 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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Latest Headlines for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Source:
DateHeadline
bizjournals.com logoMedical Provider Data From LexisNexis Risk Solutions To Aid The National Insurance Crime Bureau's Fight Against Fraud
www.bizjournals.com - May 22 at 6:37 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: RELX HR Director Sells Shares
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 22 at 6:37 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: May 18 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - May 20 at 11:42 AM
businesswire.com logoSavings Bank Life Insurance Company Awarded for Expedited Cycle Times with LexisNexis Risk Classifier
www.businesswire.com - May 12 at 12:59 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: May 10 Filed by: RELX N.V. - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - May 11 at 12:45 AM
bizjournals.com logoLexisNexis Risk Solutions and Tax Management Associates Team with Sarasota County, Fla. to Identify More Than $75 Million in New Taxable Value
www.bizjournals.com - May 10 at 11:18 AM
streetinsider.com logoLexisNexis VitalChek Network Inc. Announces Enhancements For Its Permit Wizard Website
www.streetinsider.com - May 9 at 10:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 2:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRELX Plc : REL-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 28th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:41 PM
marketwatch.com logoICIS Providing Singular US Butadiene Contract Reference Number
www.marketwatch.com - April 28 at 3:40 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Apr 26 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - April 27 at 10:52 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Apr 25 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - April 25 at 6:34 PM
nasdaq.com logoRELX PLC (RELX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 26, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - April 25 at 6:34 PM
seekingalpha.com logoRELX goes ex-dividend tomorrow
seekingalpha.com - April 25 at 5:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 4:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC's (REL) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 8:03 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Apr 20 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - April 21 at 8:35 AM
businesswire.com logoRELX PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: RELX Group: Announcement of Non-Discretionary Share Buyback ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - April 20 at 8:37 AM
businesswire.com logoRELX Group: AGM Trading Update
www.businesswire.com - April 19 at 7:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to RELX Plc : April 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 7:28 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Apr 18 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - April 19 at 9:36 AM
businesswire.com logoRELX PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: RELX Group: AGM Trading Update - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - April 19 at 9:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Receives Buy Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 7:20 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Apr 13 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - April 15 at 8:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRELX Plc :REL-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : April 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 7:01 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoRELX's Reed Business Information Sells New Scientist Magazine
www.morningstar.co.uk - April 13 at 9:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Relx offloads New Scientist magazine to Kingston Acquisitions
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 1:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 2:35 PM
marketwatch.com logoICIS Completes First Forward Pricing Survey of Mexico's Power Market
www.marketwatch.com - April 3 at 7:02 PM
bizjournals.com logoLexisNexis Announces First Five Legal Tech Accelerator Participants
www.bizjournals.com - March 31 at 8:20 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Mar 28 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - March 31 at 12:46 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Mar 30 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - March 31 at 12:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina's Healthcare Market to See Surge of Investment and Opportunities in Next 15 Years
au.finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 9:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC's (REL) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 1:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 12:30 PM
reuters.com logoFitch Affirms UK's DMGT at 'BBB-'; Outlook Stable
www.reuters.com - March 25 at 12:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLexisNexis Risk Solutions Study Reveals the Roadmap to "Touchless" Claims
finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 12:28 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Mar 14 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - March 16 at 8:23 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPublication of Annual Reports and Financial Statements 2016 and Notices of 2017 Annual General Meetings
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 9:28 AM
marketwatch.com logoFarmplan Releases Entry-level Version of Gatekeeper
www.marketwatch.com - March 1 at 12:22 PM
News IconUPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb. 23 - Business Insider
www.businessinsider.com - February 24 at 8:09 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Relx proposes full year dividend growth
www.reuters.com - February 23 at 7:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of REL.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-Feb-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 7:36 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 Relx PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 8:31 AM
seekingalpha.com logoRELX reports FY results
seekingalpha.com - February 23 at 8:24 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoJupiter European Opportunities Misses Benchmark In First Half
www.morningstar.co.uk - February 22 at 9:33 AM
seekingalpha.com logoElsevier Acquires Plum Analytics To Measure Research Performance - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 7 at 10:59 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Feb 06 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - February 7 at 8:28 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jan 30 Filed by: RELX N.V. - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - January 31 at 1:15 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jan 23 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - January 24 at 8:12 AM

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