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RELX Fundamentals

Company Name RELX Last Updated 24 Jun 2019
Industry Consumer Services Sector Publishing
Shares in Issue (m) 1,948.31 Market Cap (£m) 37,943.25
PE Ratio 27.09 Div per Share (p) 42.10
Div Yield 2.16 Div Cover 1.71
EPS 71.90 EPS Growth (%) -12.53
PEG -2.16 DPS Growth (%) 6.85
Debt Ratio 72.82 Debt Equity Ratio 0.54
Net Gearing 82.33 Gross Gearing 83.15
Asset Equity Ratio 5.93 Cash Equity Ratio 4.83
Quick Ratio 0.40 Current Ratio 0.44
Price To Book Value 16.08 ROCE 19.82

RELX Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 02 May 2019 04 Jun 2019 GBX 29.70 42.10
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

RELX Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Tangible Assets 198 209 242
Intangible Assets 10,433 9,159 9,996
Investments 1,016 756 732
Total Fixed Assets 11,647 10,124 10,970
Stocks 212 197 209
Debtors 2,015 1,822 1,956
Cash & Equivalents 114 111 162
Other Assets 11 29 26
Total Assets 13,999 12,283 13,323
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Creditors within 1 year 5,321 4,526 5,304
Creditors after 1 year 6,315 5,383 5,656
Other Liabilities 4 0 5
Total Liabilities 11,640 9,909 10,965
Net assets 2,359 2,374 2,358
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Called up share capital 290 224 226
Share Premium 1,415 3,104 3,003
Profit / Loss 1,720 1,734 1,473
Other Equity 624 -975 -909
Preference & Minorities 30 21 38
Total Capital Employed 2,359 2,374 2,358
Ratios 2018 2017 2016
Debt Ratio 72.82 69.40 70.60
Debt-to-Equity 0.54 0.54 0.52
Net Gearing 82.33 79.77 81.09
Gross Gearing 83.15 80.67 82.30
Assets / Equity 5.93 5.17 5.65
Cash / Equity 4.83 4.68 6.87
EPS 71.90 82.20 56.30
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 1,985 1,848 1,682
Cashflow before financing 714 1,426 1,014
Increase in Cash 1 -45 9
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 7,492 7,355 6,895
Cost of sales 2,644 2,631 2,488
Gross Profit 4,848 4,724 4,407
Operating Profit 1,964 1,905 1,708
Pre-Tax profit 1,720 1,734 1,473
Profit / Loss for the year 290 224 226

RELX Company Background

Sector Publishing
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 21 Feb 2019

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.relx.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
Adviser Name n/a
Adviser Address n/a
Adviser Website n/a
Adviser Telephone n/a
Solicitor Name n/a
Solicitor Address n/a
Solicitor Website n/a
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