Relx (NYSE:RELX) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Barclays from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note issued on Monday, The Fly reports.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Relx from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 13th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $23.00.

Shares of NYSE RELX opened at $20.26 on Monday. The firm has a market capitalization of $21.34 billion, a P/E ratio of 19.67, a P/E/G ratio of 1.94 and a beta of 0.55. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.39, a current ratio of 0.41 and a quick ratio of 0.37. Relx has a 1-year low of $19.75 and a 1-year high of $24.03.

Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Relx by 1,445.9% in the 2nd quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 229,942 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $4,999,000 after purchasing an additional 215,068 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its holdings in shares of Relx by 97.2% in the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,086,413 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $23,618,000 after purchasing an additional 535,622 shares during the period. Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Relx by 71.7% in the 1st quarter. Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management Inc. now owns 27,543 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $575,000 after purchasing an additional 11,505 shares during the period. Eagle Ridge Investment Management raised its holdings in shares of Relx by 2.3% in the 2nd quarter. Eagle Ridge Investment Management now owns 234,337 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $5,094,000 after purchasing an additional 5,287 shares during the period. Finally, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of Relx in the 2nd quarter valued at about $630,000. Institutional investors own 2.94% of the company’s stock.

About Relx

RELX PLC provides information and analytics for professional and business customers in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: Scientific, Technical & Medical; Risk & Business Analytics; Legal; and Exhibitions. The Scientific, Technical & Medical segment provides information and analytics to institutions and professionals.

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