RELX PLC (RELX) At $22.35 Forms Bottom; Lpl Financial Lifted Southwest Airls Co (LUV) Position

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RELX PLC (RELX) formed multiple bottom with $21.23 target or 5.00% below today’s $22.35 share price. RELX PLC (RELX) has $43.94B valuation. The stock increased 0.18% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $22.35. About 198,779 shares traded. RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) has risen 3.59% since June 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.98% the S&P500.

Lpl Financial Llc increased Southwest Airls Co (LUV) stake by 29.53% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Lpl Financial Llc acquired 19,542 shares as Southwest Airls Co (LUV)’s stock declined 11.16%. The Lpl Financial Llc holds 85,722 shares with $4.91 million value, up from 66,180 last quarter. Southwest Airls Co now has $29.55 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.23% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $50.96. About 5.49M shares traded. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has declined 13.23% since June 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.80% the S&P500.

Among 8 analysts covering Relx (NYSE:RELX), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Relx had 9 analyst reports since August 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, May 15 by UBS. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Monday, February 12 by Barclays Capital. Goldman Sachs upgraded RELX PLC (NYSE:RELX) on Wednesday, January 10 to “Buy” rating. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, November 22 to “Outperform”. The company was reinitiated on Tuesday, October 25 by Bank of America. The rating was upgraded by Jefferies to “Buy” on Tuesday, February 21. The firm has “Hold” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Tuesday, May 3. The stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, February 9. The rating was upgraded by Berenberg to “Hold” on Thursday, August 27.

More notable recent Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Southwest Airlines: Buyback Speaks Volumes” on May 17, 2018, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “Southwest Airlines eyes new international routes” published on May 18, 2018, Bizjournals.com published: “United Airlines fails to impress in 2018 JD Power survey” on June 01, 2018. More interesting news about Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Southwest, Delta lash out at one another over use of Dallas Love Field gates” published on May 21, 2018 as well as 247Wallst.com‘s news article titled: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AbbVie, Dana, Humana, International Paper, Navistar, Southwest Airlines …” with publication date: June 01, 2018.

Since December 13, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 8 insider sales for $7.80 million activity. CUNNINGHAM WILLIAM H DR also bought $196,875 worth of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) on Monday, February 12. On Tuesday, February 27 Wells Gregory D sold $490,066 worth of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) or 8,323 shares. On Thursday, December 14 Jordan Robert E sold $2.12M worth of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) or 32,931 shares. The insider BROOKS DOUGLAS H sold 10,000 shares worth $600,491. $133,466 worth of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) was sold by Romo Tammy on Wednesday, February 21. Shares for $107,240 were sold by MONTFORD JOHN T. Another trade for 31,099 shares valued at $1.78M was made by Van de Ven Michael G on Friday, March 2.

Lpl Financial Llc decreased Five Below Inc (NASDAQ:FIVE) stake by 19,355 shares to 15,703 valued at $1.15M in 2018Q1. It also reduced Waste Connections Inc stake by 7,903 shares and now owns 12,709 shares. Main Street Capital Corp (NYSE:MAIN) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.08, from 0.96 in 2017Q4. It turned negative, as 79 investors sold LUV shares while 249 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 222 raised stakes. 440.55 million shares or 2.72% less from 452.86 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Comm Savings Bank has 19,910 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. 4,484 were accumulated by Magnetar Ltd Limited Liability Company. Usa Financial Portformulas accumulated 6,076 shares. Moreover, Chem State Bank has 0.18% invested in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) for 28,878 shares. Grp Inc One Trading Limited Partnership has invested 0.08% of its portfolio in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Shelton Cap Mgmt accumulated 53,271 shares or 0.2% of the stock. Tillar has invested 1.28% in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Cetera Advsrs Ltd Co, Colorado-based fund reported 17,096 shares. 79,734 are owned by State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue. D E Shaw And Inc invested in 2.13 million shares. 13,644 are owned by Glob X Comm Limited Liability Corporation. Castleark Mgmt Lc holds 0.07% or 40,840 shares in its portfolio. Stifel Financial owns 435,957 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. Miracle Mile Advsrs Ltd Llc stated it has 0.21% in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Putnam Fl Investment Mngmt has invested 0.16% in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV).

Among 21 analysts covering Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV), 16 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 76% are positive. Southwest Airlines Co. had 77 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, March 22 by UBS. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Cowen & Co given on Friday, July 22. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Thursday, January 5. The company was maintained on Friday, January 22 by Credit Suisse. The rating was upgraded by Argus Research on Thursday, June 22 to “Buy”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, May 25. The stock has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Friday, September 15. As per Thursday, January 12, the company rating was maintained by Imperial Capital. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Wednesday, November 1 by JP Morgan. The stock of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, July 27 by JP Morgan.

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