Shares of RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) have been given an average recommendation of “Buy” by the eight research firms that are presently covering the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have issued a hold recommendation and five have given a buy recommendation to the company.

Several equities research analysts have weighed in on RELX shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of RELX PLC in a research note on Tuesday, July 26th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded RELX PLC from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 24th. Bank of America Corp. initiated coverage on RELX PLC in a research report on Tuesday, October 25th. They set a “buy” rating for the company. Barclays PLC restated an “overweight” rating on shares of RELX PLC in a research report on Friday, October 28th. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG restated a “hold” rating on shares of RELX PLC in a research report on Friday, October 28th.

RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) opened at 16.42 on Friday. RELX PLC has a 52-week low of $16.18 and a 52-week high of $19.84. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $18.21 and its 200-day moving average price is $18.53. The company has a market cap of $33.75 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.73 and a beta of 0.96.

Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. M&T Bank Corp raised its stake in shares of RELX PLC by 1.8% in the first quarter. M&T Bank Corp now owns 12,804 shares of the company’s stock worth $240,000 after buying an additional 221 shares during the last quarter. US Bancorp DE raised its stake in shares of RELX PLC by 6.6% in the third quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 13,264 shares of the company’s stock worth $255,000 after buying an additional 824 shares during the last quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of RELX PLC during the third quarter worth about $309,000. Raymond James Trust N.A. raised its stake in shares of RELX PLC by 0.3% in the third quarter. Raymond James Trust N.A. now owns 26,089 shares of the company’s stock worth $500,000 after buying an additional 78 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Dorsey Wright & Associates raised its stake in shares of RELX PLC by 39.8% in the third quarter. Dorsey Wright & Associates now owns 27,857 shares of the company’s stock worth $534,000 after buying an additional 7,926 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 2.13% of the company’s stock.

RELX PLC Company Profile

RELX PLC is a United Kingdom-based company holding shares in RELX Group plc. RELX Group plc is a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. RELX Group plc serves customers in more than 180 countries. The Company operates in four market segments.

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