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Current Price 1701.50p Bid 1701.50p Ask 1702.00p Change -1.06%
Last Updated: 18/02/2019 12:54. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

RELX plc (formerly Reed Elsevier Group plc) is a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. The group serves customers in more than 180 countries and has offices in about 40 countries. It employs approximately 30,000 people of whom almost half are in North America. RELX PLC is a London listed holding company, which owns 52.9% of RELX Group. RELX NV is an Amsterdam listed holding company, which owns 47.1% of RELX Group.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/12/2017

Turnover
£7,355.00m
Operating Profit
£1,905.00m
Dividend Yield
2.33
Dividend Per Share
39.40
Dividend Cover
2.05
P/E Ratio
20.93

Key Personnel

Erik Engstrom
Chief Executive Officer
Nicholas Lawrence Luff
Chief Financial Officer
Anthony John Habgood
Non-Executive Chairman
Marike van lier Lels
Non-Executive Director
Ben van der Veer
Non-Executive Director
Linda Szabat Sanford
Non-Executive Director
Suzanne H Wood
Non-Executive Director
Carol Geiger Mills
Non-Executive Director
Robert James MacLeod
Non-Executive Director
Adrian Nevil Hennah
Non-Executive Director
Dr Wolfhart Gunnar Hauser
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
REL
ISIN
GB00B2B0DG97
Shares in Issue
1,963,887,016
Market cap
£33,778.86m
Sector

Analyst Views (7)

Strong Buy
 
71.43%
Buy
 
14.29%
Hold
 
14.29%
Sell
 
0.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
1701.75p
Bid Price
1701.50p
Ask Price
1702.00p
Volume
1418457
Change Today
-18.25p
% Change Today
-1.06%
Open
1715.50p
Previous Close
1720.00p
Intraday High
1715.50p
Intraday Low
1696.00p
52 Week High
1750.50p
52 Week Low
1399.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

RELX Intra-day Chart

RELX News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on RELX Plc 13 Feb 2019 | 08:40 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on RELX Plc 14 Jan 2019 | 14:00 Broker Forecast - Kepler Cheuvreux issues a broker note on RELX Plc 10 Jan 2019 | 15:40 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on RELX Plc 07 Jan 2019 | 11:20 Surging oil prices boost FTSE 07 Dec 2018 | 16:48 Investors remain shaky after stock market volatility 07 Dec 2018 | 11:58 Relx buys back £700m worth of its shares in 2018 07 Dec 2018 | 07:05 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on RELX Plc 01 Nov 2018 | 09:50 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on RELX Plc 26 Oct 2018 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on RELX Plc 08 Oct 2018 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on RELX Plc 24 Sep 2018 | 10:30 Relx complete corporate structure simplification 10 Sep 2018 | 07:05 Relx corporate structure change approved by court 17 Aug 2018 | 14:12 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on RELX Plc 12 Jul 2018 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on RELX Plc 06 Jul 2018 | 10:30 UK stocks enjoy big gains after ECB meeting 14 Jun 2018 | 16:40 Relx reaffirms guidance for annual earnings lift 18 Apr 2018 | 13:10 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on RELX Plc 05 Mar 2018 | 09:20 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on RELX Plc 05 Mar 2018 | 08:10 Director Deals - RELX Plc (REL) 21 Feb 2018 | 17:10 Director Deals - RELX Plc (REL) 21 Feb 2018 | 17:00 Director Deals - RELX Plc (REL) 21 Feb 2018 | 17:00 Director Deals - RELX Plc (REL) 21 Feb 2018 | 17:00 Director Deals - RELX Plc (REL) 21 Feb 2018 | 17:00 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on RELX Plc 21 Feb 2018 | 11:20

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Tangible Assets
209.0
242.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
9,159.0
9,996.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
756.0
732.0
Total Non-Current Assets
10,124.0
10,970.0
Inventory
197.0
209.0
Trade & Receivables
1,822.0
1,956.0
Cash & Receivables
111.0
162.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
29.0
26.0
Total Assets
12,283.0
13,323.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Short Term Liabilities
4,526.0
5,304.0
Long Term Liabilities
5,383.0
5,656.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
5.0
Total Liabilities
9,909.0
10,965.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Net Assets
2,374.0
2,358.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Share Capital
224.0
226.0
Minority Interests
21.0
38.0
Retained Earnings
0.0
0.0
Share Premium Account
3,104.0
3,003.0
Other Equity
-975.0
-909.0
Total Equity
2,374.0
2,358.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
1,848.0
1,682.0
Cashflow Before Financing
1,426.0
1,014.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-45.0
9.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2016
Turnover
7,355.0
6,895.0
Cost of Sales
2,631.0
2,488.0
Gross Profit
4,724.0
4,407.0
Operating Profit
1,905.0
1,708.0
Pre-Tax Profit
1,734.0
1,473.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
1,667.0
1,169.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
02 Aug 2018
24 Aug 2018
H2 Dividend
26 Apr 2018
22 May 2018
H1 Dividend
03 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
H2 Dividend
27 Apr 2017
22 May 2017
H1 Dividend
04 Aug 2016
26 Aug 2016
H2 Dividend
28 Apr 2016
20 May 2016
H1 Dividend
06 Aug 2015
28 Aug 2015
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2015
22 May 2015
H1 Dividend
06 Aug 2014
28 Aug 2014
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2014
23 May 2014
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