LON:NEX - National Express Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 425.40 -1.40 (-0.33 %)
(As of 03/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 426.80
Today's RangeGBX 424.20 - GBX 432.40
52-Week RangeGBX 356 - GBX 438
Volume360,307 shs
Average Volume724,231 shs
Market Capitalization£2.17 billion
P/E Ratio16.05
Dividend Yield3.45%
BetaN/A
National Express Group PLC provides public transport services in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America, and the Middle East. The company operates through UK, German Rail, ALSA, and North America segments. It owns and leases buses, coaches, and trains to deliver local, regional, national, and international transportation services. The company also operates urban bus and transit operations; scheduled coach services linking approximately 900 destinations across the United Kingdom; and offers private hire and commuter coach travel services in London and the south of England. In addition, the company operates service areas and other transport-related businesses, such as fuel distribution; and offers student transportation services. National Express Group PLC was incorporated in 1991 and is based in Birmingham, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroads
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorServices
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+448450130130

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£2.45 billion
Cash FlowGBX 23.35 per share
Book ValueGBX 229.90 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap£2.17 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

National Express Group (LON:NEX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is National Express Group's stock symbol?

National Express Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "NEX."

How often does National Express Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National Express Group?

National Express Group declared a dividend on Thursday, February 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 18th will be given a dividend of GBX 10.17 per share on Tuesday, May 14th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 18th. This is a boost from National Express Group's previous dividend of $4.69. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View National Express Group's Dividend History.

How were National Express Group's earnings last quarter?

National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 28th. The company reported $32.90 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $32.40 by $0.50. View National Express Group's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for NEX?

8 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for National Express Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 410 to GBX 480. On average, they expect National Express Group's share price to reach GBX 448.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for National Express Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for National Express Group?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Express Group in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for National Express Group.

Has National Express Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about NEX stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. National Express Group earned a media sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of National Express Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of National Express Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other National Express Group investors own include Premier Oil (PMO), Rio Tinto (RIO), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), PETROLEO BRASIL/ADR (PBR), Constellation Brands (STZ), Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA), Egdon Resources (EDR), Alibaba Group (BABA), Global Payments (GPN) and AAR (AIR).

Who are National Express Group's key executives?

National Express Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Dean Finch, Group CEO & Exec. Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Chris Davies, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. Matthew Ashley, Pres & CEO of North America and Exec. Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Mike Goddard, Group HR Director
  • Mr. Chris Hardy, Managing Director of Coach

How do I buy shares of National Express Group?

Shares of NEX and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is National Express Group's stock price today?

One share of NEX stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 425.40.

How big of a company is National Express Group?

National Express Group has a market capitalization of £2.17 billion and generates £2.45 billion in revenue each year.

What is National Express Group's official website?

The official website for National Express Group is http://www.nationalexpressgroup.com.

How can I contact National Express Group?

National Express Group's mailing address is National Express House Mill Lane, Digbeth, BIRMINGHAM, B5 6DD, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +448450130130.


MarketBeat Community Rating for National Express Group (LON NEX)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  525 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  408 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  933
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about National Express Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NEX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NEX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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