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Comparing Profitability of these two stocks: RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX), Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX)

RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX), ended its previous trading session at $23.38 showing a gain of 0.25 or 1.08 percent with respect to the price of $23.13 when stock market opened. The company traded 488039 shares over the course of the trading day. Giving the average volume of 992.49 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 1.93 Billion.

RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) is currently trading Higher than its price target which is set to $0 by the analyst. The stock is -14.22% Below its 1-Year High which is $27.25. RELX has a difference of 39.08% from its 1 year low which stands at $16.81. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 1. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) Performance Snapshot

The stock performed exceptionally bad in the previous week which depicts an decrease of 3 percent in the shares price. The company added about 3.86% in its share price over 1-Month. While taking about the performance of the stock over 1-year interval is 2.23 Percent. RELX currently shows -7.48% as its year to date performance.

RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) Price Insight

The stock needs to grow about $-23.38 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are 2.43%, 3.63% and -0.2 percent respectively. The stock trades about 0.09 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 1.93 Billion. RELX gained about 23.31 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.4. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 56.95 and 0.54.

While talking about RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 4.77 and 16.94 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.

Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM), closed the last trading session at $117.07 with increase of $0.709999999999994 or 0.61 percent against the opening price of $116.36. The trading day volume of the company stands at 1.71 Million shares while the average trading volume of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) is 1.77 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 422.3 Million.

The price target of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) is currently set at 110.69 by the analysts. The stock is $-7.67 Below its 1-Year High which is $126.79. WM hit its 1-Year low price of $85.34. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.2. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Performance Indicators of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM)

The value of the stock increased by 5.98% during the previous week performance. Looking at the 1 month performance of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM), the stock jumped 5.02%. While the 1 year performance shows a positive percentage of 4.62 and year to date performance stands at 2.73%.

Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) Analytical Review

The stock needs to grow about $-6.38 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are 4.06%, 6.59% and 7.6 percent respectively. The stock trades about 0.91 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 422.3 Million. WM gained about 7.47 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 1.89. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 67.55 and 0.73.

While talking about Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 3.23 and 7.17 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.