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Relx (RELX) Competitors

$45.41
-0.90 (-1.94%)
(As of 07/17/2024 ET)

RELX vs. MELI, IQV, ICLR, RTO, Z, ZG, ALLE, FTAI, CART, and GLOB

Should you be buying Relx stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Relx include MercadoLibre (MELI), IQVIA (IQV), ICON Public (ICLR), Rentokil Initial (RTO), Zillow Group (Z), Zillow Group (ZG), Allegion (ALLE), FTAI Aviation (FTAI), Maplebear (CART), and Globant (GLOB). These companies are all part of the "business services" industry.

Relx vs.

MercadoLibre (NASDAQ:MELI) and Relx (NYSE:RELX) are both large-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, community ranking, valuation, media sentiment, analyst recommendations and risk.

87.6% of MercadoLibre shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 15.0% of Relx shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of MercadoLibre shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.0% of Relx shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

MercadoLibre currently has a consensus target price of $1,922.08, suggesting a potential upside of 15.09%. Given Relx's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe MercadoLibre is more favorable than Relx.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
MercadoLibre
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.92
Relx
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

MercadoLibre pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Relx pays an annual dividend of $1.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. MercadoLibre pays out 2.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

MercadoLibre has a beta of 1.6, suggesting that its stock price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Relx has a beta of 0.89, suggesting that its stock price is 11% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, MercadoLibre had 10 more articles in the media than Relx. MarketBeat recorded 14 mentions for MercadoLibre and 4 mentions for Relx. MercadoLibre's average media sentiment score of 1.30 beat Relx's score of 1.01 indicating that Relx is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
MercadoLibre
11 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Relx
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

MercadoLibre received 263 more outperform votes than Relx when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 65.19% of users gave MercadoLibre an outperform vote while only 56.53% of users gave Relx an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
MercadoLibreOutperform Votes
648
65.19%
Underperform Votes
346
34.81%
RelxOutperform Votes
385
56.53%
Underperform Votes
296
43.47%

Relx has lower revenue, but higher earnings than MercadoLibre.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MercadoLibre$15.62B5.42$987M$22.3574.72
Relx$9.91B8.56$2.22BN/AN/A

MercadoLibre has a net margin of 7.17% compared to MercadoLibre's net margin of 0.00%. Relx's return on equity of 39.46% beat MercadoLibre's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
MercadoLibre7.17% 39.46% 6.64%
Relx N/A N/A N/A

Summary

MercadoLibre beats Relx on 13 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding RELX and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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RELX vs. The Competition

MetricRelxBusiness services IndustryComputer SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$84.83B$18.12B$22.48B$18.56B
Dividend Yield2.32%2.58%2.64%3.50%
P/E RatioN/A43.82251.5725.61
Price / Sales8.563.32565.4616.62
Price / Cash26.0323.7932.2720.26
Price / Book20.005.156.995.14
Net Income$2.22B$501.46M$629.39M$974.76M
7 Day Performance-0.63%4.25%1.83%2.97%
1 Month Performance-0.33%4.40%4.35%6.48%
1 Year Performance36.30%1.24%12.24%9.05%

Relx Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
MELI
MercadoLibre
4.6566 of 5 stars
4.66 / 5 stars
$1,670.09
-2.9%
$1,922.08
+15.1%
+41.6%$84.67B$15.62B74.7240,500Positive News
IQV
IQVIA
4.8422 of 5 stars
4.84 / 5 stars
$230.29
-1.2%
$255.73
+11.0%
+4.0%$41.96B$14.98B31.4687,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
Short Interest ↓
Analyst Revision
ICLR
ICON Public
3.6212 of 5 stars
3.62 / 5 stars
$333.92
-3.5%
$351.33
+5.2%
+36.3%$27.55B$8.12B40.6241,100Upcoming Earnings
RTO
Rentokil Initial
0.2879 of 5 stars
0.29 / 5 stars
$30.15
-0.4%
$29.00
-3.8%
-25.7%$15.22B$4.59B17.9558,600
Z
Zillow Group
0.8983 of 5 stars
0.90 / 5 stars
$52.72
-2.4%
$56.20
+6.6%
-1.9%$12.45B$1.95B-76.415,720Positive News
ZG
Zillow Group
4.4636 of 5 stars
4.46 / 5 stars
$51.27
-2.5%
$57.14
+11.5%
-2.9%$12.11B$1.95B-74.306,263Positive News
ALLE
Allegion
4.1615 of 5 stars
4.16 / 5 stars
$126.92
-0.9%
$123.67
-2.6%
+2.2%$11.10B$3.65B20.7012,400Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↓
Analyst Revision
FTAI
FTAI Aviation
3.347 of 5 stars
3.35 / 5 stars
$102.79
-4.3%
$88.50
-13.9%
+210.4%$10.30B$1.17B46.9440Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Upgrade
Gap Down
CART
Maplebear
3.5343 of 5 stars
3.53 / 5 stars
$35.29
-3.3%
$41.25
+16.9%
N/A$9.34B$3.04B0.003,380Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
GLOB
Globant
4.3713 of 5 stars
4.37 / 5 stars
$196.31
-2.3%
$216.72
+10.4%
-0.3%$8.46B$2.10B51.5327,100

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This page (NYSE:RELX) was last updated on 7/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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