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Current Price 1636.87p Bid 1633.50p Ask 1634.00p Change -0.49%
Last Updated: 24/05/2018 18:38. 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
2.40
Dividend Per Share
39.40
Dividend Cover
2.09
P/E Ratio
19.98

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
Robert James MacLeod
Non-Executive Director
Carol Geiger Mills
Non-Executive Director
Suzanne H Wood
Non-Executive Director
Dr Wolfhart Gunnar Hauser
Non-Executive Director
Adrian Nevil Hennah
Non-Executive Director
Linda Szabat Sanford
Non-Executive Director
Ben van der Veer
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
REL
ISIN
GB00B2B0DG97
Shares in Issue
1,049,965,523
Market cap
£17,240.43m
Sector

Analyst Views (11)

Strong Buy
 
63.64%
Buy
 
9.09%
Hold
 
27.27%
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
1634.00p
Bid Price
1633.50p
Ask Price
1634.00p
Volume
4453563
Change Today
-8.00p
% Change Today
-0.49%
Open
1646.00p
Previous Close
1634.00p
Intraday High
1646.00p
Intraday Low
1632.50p
52 Week High
1784.00p
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 MoneyAM

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 Broker Forecast - Kepler Cheuvreux issues a broker note on RELX Plc 16 Feb 2018 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on RELX Plc 16 Feb 2018 | 10:40 Oil price fall fails to topple FTSE 15 Feb 2018 | 16:49 Miners and banks support FTSE gains 15 Feb 2018 | 11:55 FTSE boosted by US and Asia gains 15 Feb 2018 | 08:38 RELX hikes divi after profit grows 6% 15 Feb 2018 | 07:16 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on RELX Plc 13 Feb 2018 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on RELX Plc 12 Feb 2018 | 09:10 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on RELX Plc 29 Jan 2018 | 14:10 Relx acquires authentication group ThreatMetrix for £580m 29 Jan 2018 | 09:09 Broker Forecast - Societe Generale issues a broker note on RELX Plc 26 Jan 2018 | 12:00 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on RELX Plc 07 Dec 2017 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on RELX Plc 04 Dec 2017 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - Kepler Cheuvreux issues a broker note on RELX Plc 20 Nov 2017 | 11:00 Director Deals - RELX Plc (REL) 10 Nov 2017 | 17:00 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on RELX Plc 27 Oct 2017 | 16:00 Return of the dollar driver for large caps 26 Oct 2017 | 16:41 FTSE rises on strong dollar 26 Oct 2017 | 11:47 Relx 9M revenue up 4% 26 Oct 2017 | 07:05 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on RELX Plc 04 Sep 2017 | 10:00 Riverstone Energy receives Rock Oil sale proceeds 15 Aug 2017 | 08:31

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

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 MoneyAM

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 MoneyAM

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

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

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 MoneyAM

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 MoneyAM

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 MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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
H1 Dividend
07 Aug 2013
29 Aug 2013
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