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: www.relx.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £32.99 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,015,199,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,671.11
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,628.92
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,273 - GBX 1,728
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.07
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £7.36 billion
  • Price / Sales: 4.48
  • Book Value: GBX 0.93 per share
  • Price / Book: 17.60
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.3%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £2.22 billion
  • Net Margins: 18.64%
  • Return on Equity: 65.60%
  • Return on Assets: 10.77%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 2.16 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. Shareholders 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 of this dividend 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 12-month target prices for Relx PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,130 to GBX 1,845. On average, they expect Relx PLC's stock 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 1,637.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Relx PLC (LON REL)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  374 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  262 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  636
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

Analysts' Ratings History for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
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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 9/19/2015 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: $80.70 EPS

Dividends

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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Latest Headlines for Relx PLC (LON:REL)
Source:
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoRELX Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:REL) : September 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 7:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRELX Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : REL-GB : September 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 8:07 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Sep 13 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - September 13 at 3:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 12:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Raises Relx PLC (REL) Price Target to GBX 1,753
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 9:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRELX Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : REL-GB : August 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 8:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to RELX Plc : August 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 7:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 9:34 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Aug 23 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - August 24 at 11:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRELX Plc :REL-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 6:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 12:50 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Aug 17 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - August 17 at 4:03 PM
bizjournals.com logoLexisNexis Risk Solutions Acknowledged as a "Data Enhancer" Giving Collections Departments an Edge, According to Mercator Advisory Group Report
www.bizjournals.com - August 16 at 7:14 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Aug 09 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - August 10 at 7:21 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Aug 04 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - August 6 at 4:04 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jul 31 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - August 2 at 3:50 PM
nasdaq.com logoRELX PLC (RELX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 02, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 2 at 3:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Relx buys Bepress to boost academic publishing
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 3:50 PM
seekingalpha.com logoRELX's (RELX) CEO Erik Engstrom on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - July 31 at 1:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of REL.L earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 7:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC Plans Dividend of GBX 11.70 (LON:REL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 1:18 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jul 14 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 17 at 12:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 9:51 AM
marketwatch.com logoICIS Launches Mexico Gas Price Indicator
www.marketwatch.com - July 14 at 7:50 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jul 07 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 8 at 7:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (LON:REL) PT Raised to GBX 1,845 at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 10:04 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jun 28 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - June 30 at 6:05 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jun 26 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - June 28 at 12:37 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jun 27 Filed by: RELX N.V. - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - June 28 at 12:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 10:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Given New GBX 1,800 Price Target at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 12:36 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jun 15 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - June 17 at 1:31 AM
nasdaq.com logoEuropean ADRs Move Higher in Friday Trading
www.nasdaq.com - June 16 at 3:30 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jun 14 Filed by: RELX NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - June 15 at 5:04 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K RELX PLC For: Jun 13 Filed by: RELX N.V. - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - June 14 at 8:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRelx PLC (REL) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 1 at 12:34 PM
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

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