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
  • Market Cap: £33.42 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,042,647,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,593.60
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,481.01
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 631.02 - GBX 1,657.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.46
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £6.9 billion
  • Price / Sales: 4.84
  • Book Value: GBX 1.14 per share
  • Price / Book: 14.35
  • Dividend Yield: 2.3%
  • EBIDTA: £2.07 billion
  • Average Volume: 3.12 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, 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 of this dividend 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. View Relx PLC's Dividend History.

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

16 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Relx PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,130 to GBX 1,760. On average, they anticipate Relx PLC's stock price to reach GBX 1,609.56 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Relx PLC.

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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 1,636.

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)
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 5/25/2015 forward)


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


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)


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


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Relx PLC (REL) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/25/2017 by Staff