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RELX Fundamentals

Company Name RELX Last Updated 14 Feb 2019
Industry Media Sector Media
Shares in Issue (m) 1,964.05 Market Cap (£m) 34,213.83
PE Ratio 21.19 Div per Share (p) 39.40
Div Yield 2.30 Div Cover 2.05
EPS 82.20 EPS Growth (%) 46.00
PEG 0.46 DPS Growth (%) 9.60
Debt Ratio 69.40 Debt Equity Ratio 0.54
Net Gearing 79.77 Gross Gearing 80.67
Asset Equity Ratio 5.17 Cash Equity Ratio 4.68
Quick Ratio 0.43 Current Ratio 0.48
Price To Book Value 14.41 ROCE 22.35

RELX Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H1 Dividend 02 Aug 2018 24 Aug 2018 GBX 12.40
H2 Dividend 26 Apr 2018 22 May 2018 GBX 27.70 39.40
H1 Dividend 03 Aug 2017 30 Aug 2017 GBX 11.70
H2 Dividend 27 Apr 2017 22 May 2017 GBX 25.70 35.95
H1 Dividend 04 Aug 2016 26 Aug 2016 GBX 10.25
H2 Dividend 28 Apr 2016 20 May 2016 GBX 22.30 29.70
H1 Dividend 06 Aug 2015 28 Aug 2015 GBX 7.40
H2 Dividend 30 Apr 2015 22 May 2015 GBX 19.00 26.00
H1 Dividend 06 Aug 2014 28 Aug 2014 GBX 7.00
H2 Dividend 30 Apr 2014 23 May 2014 GBX 17.95 24.60

RELX Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2017 2016 2015
Tangible Assets 209 242 229
Intangible Assets 9,159 9,996 8,387
Investments 756 732 642
Total Fixed Assets 10,124 10,970 9,258
Stocks 197 209 158
Debtors 1,822 1,956 1,601
Cash & Equivalents 111 162 122
Other Assets 29 26 46
Total Assets 12,283 13,323 11,185
Liabilities (£m) 2017 2016 2015
Creditors within 1 year 4,526 5,304 4,176
Creditors after 1 year 5,383 5,656 4,822
Other Liabilities 0 5 9
Total Liabilities 9,909 10,965 9,007
Net assets 2,374 2,358 2,178
Equity (£m) 2017 2016 2015
Called up share capital 224 226 224
Share Premium 3,104 3,003 2,748
Profit / Loss 1,734 1,473 1,312
Other Equity -975 -909 -828
Preference & Minorities 21 38 34
Total Capital Employed 2,374 2,358 2,178
Ratios 2017 2016 2015
Debt Ratio 69.40 70.60 68.93
Debt-to-Equity 0.54 0.52 0.54
Net Gearing 79.77 81.09 79.44
Gross Gearing 80.67 82.30 80.53
Assets / Equity 5.17 5.65 5.14
Cash / Equity 4.68 6.87 5.60
EPS 82.20 56.30 46.40
Cash Flow (£m) 2017 2016 2015
Cash from operating activities 1,848 1,682 1,407
Cashflow before financing 1,426 1,014 985
Increase in Cash -45 9 -139
Income (£m) 2017 2016 2015
Turnover 7,355 6,895 5,971
Cost of sales 2,631 2,488 2,129
Gross Profit 4,724 4,407 3,842
Operating Profit 1,905 1,708 1,497
Pre-Tax profit 1,734 1,473 1,312
Profit / Loss for the year 224 226 224

RELX Company Background

Sector Media
Activities 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.
Latest Interim Date 26 Jul 2018
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 15 Feb 2018

RELX Directors

Appointed Director Position
23 Aug 2004 Erik Engstrom Chief Executive Officer
01 Sep 2014 Nicholas Lawrence Luff Chief Financial Officer
01 Jun 2009 Anthony John Habgood Non-Executive Chairman
21 Jul 2015 Marike van lier Lels Non-Executive Director
03 Sep 2009 Ben van der Veer Non-Executive Director
04 Dec 2012 Linda Szabat Sanford Non-Executive Director
26 Sep 2017 Suzanne H Wood Non-Executive Director
21 Apr 2016 Carol Geiger Mills Non-Executive Director
21 Apr 2016 Robert James MacLeod Non-Executive Director
20 Apr 2011 Adrian Nevil Hennah Non-Executive Director
25 Apr 2013 Dr Wolfhart Gunnar Hauser Non-Executive Director

RELX Contact Details

Company Name RELX
Company Address 1-3 Strand, London WC2N 5JR.
Company Telephone +44 (0)20 7930 7077
Company Website http://www.reed-elsevier.com/

RELX Advisors

Auditor Name Deloitte & Touche LLP
Auditor Address 2 New Street Square, London EC4A 3BZ.
Auditor Website http://www.deloitte.com/
Auditor Telephone +44 (0)20 7936 3000
Registrar Name Equiniti
Registrar Address Aspect House, Spencer Road, Lancing, West Sussex BN99 6DA.
Registrar Website http://www.equiniti.com/
Registrar Telephone 0871 384 2030
Broker Name JPMorgan Cazenove
Broker Address 20 Moorgate, London EC2R 6DA.
Broker Website http://www.jpmorgancazenove.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7588 2828
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Adviser Address n/a
Adviser Website n/a
Adviser Telephone n/a
Solicitor Name n/a
Solicitor Address n/a
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Solicitor Telephone n/a
Stockbroker Name UBS Investment Bank
Stockbroker Address 1 Finsbury Avenue, London EC2M 2PP.
Stockbroker Website http://www.ibb.ubs.com/
Stockbroker Telephone +44 (0)20 7567 8000