Other analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Societe Generale reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 1,990 ($27.93) price target on shares of Relx in a research report on Friday, January 26th. Investec reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 1,900 ($26.67) price target on shares of Relx in a research report on Monday, February 12th. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 1,750 ($24.56) price target on shares of Relx in a research report on Friday, February 16th. Kepler Capital Markets dropped their price target on shares of Relx from GBX 1,990 ($27.93) to GBX 1,800 ($25.27) and set a buy rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, February 16th. Finally, Goldman Sachs reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 1,945 ($27.30) price target on shares of Relx in a research report on Tuesday, February 13th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 1,704.67 ($23.93).
LON REL opened at GBX 1,524 ($21.39) on Friday. Relx has a 1 year low of GBX 1,399 ($19.64) and a 1 year high of GBX 1,784 ($25.04).
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, May 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 26th will be given a GBX 27.70 ($0.39) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 26th. This is a positive change from Relx’s previous dividend of $11.70. This represents a dividend yield of 1.86%.
In other news, insider Erik Engstrom sold 49,594 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, February 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,491 ($20.93), for a total value of £739,446.54 ($1,037,965.38).
Relx Company Profile
RELX 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.
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