Shares of Relx Plc (NYSE:RELX) have received a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the nine analysts that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have given a buy recommendation to the company.

RELX has been the subject of several research reports. BidaskClub cut shares of Relx Plc from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 13th. ABN Amro raised shares of Relx Plc from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 14th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Relx Plc from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, June 24th.

Shares of Relx Plc (NYSE RELX) remained flat at $22.47 during mid-day trading on Friday. The stock had a trading volume of 89,659 shares. The firm has a market cap of $45.28 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 27.64 and a beta of 0.76. Relx Plc has a 52 week low of $16.19 and a 52 week high of $22.60. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $22.03 and a 200-day moving average price of $21.08.

The company also recently announced a None dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, August 30th. Investors of record on Friday, August 4th were given a dividend of $0.153 per share. This is a boost from Relx Plc’s previous None dividend of $0.14. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, August 2nd.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of RELX. Bank of Montreal Can lifted its position in Relx Plc by 8.0% during the first quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 38,044 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $753,000 after acquiring an additional 2,830 shares during the last quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. lifted its position in Relx Plc by 29.3% during the first quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 35,700 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $707,000 after acquiring an additional 8,100 shares during the last quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC lifted its position in Relx Plc by 22.2% during the first quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 784,373 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $15,531,000 after acquiring an additional 142,459 shares during the last quarter. Oxford Asset Management lifted its position in Relx Plc by 56.2% during the first quarter. Oxford Asset Management now owns 94,671 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $1,874,000 after acquiring an additional 34,044 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. lifted its position in Relx Plc by 10.0% during the first quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 179,091 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $3,545,000 after acquiring an additional 16,276 shares during the last quarter. 2.16% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

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About Relx Plc

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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