Relx PLC operates within the Periodicals sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Relx PLC with three other
magazine publishers in North America:
sales of $1.65 billion
of which 67%
was National Media Group),
of which 100%
was Magazine Publishing), and
of which 34%
was Scientific, Technical & Medical).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Relx PLC were $9.27 billion.
a very small
increase of 1.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $9.11 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Relx PLC
reported sales of $9.50 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Relx PLC had sales
of $9.66 billion.
Sales of Exhibitions saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
7.7% in 2016, from
$1.31 billion to $1.41 billion.
Not all segments of Relx PLC experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Scientific, Technical and Medical fell 1.2% to $3.12 billion.
Relx PLC also experienced decreases in sales in
Legal (down 0.9% to $2.18 billion)