Nichols Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,410
+50.00 (+3.68 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 04:29 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 1,410
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 1,240.65
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 1,410
Volume11,014 shs
Average Volume21,662 shs
Market Capitalization£521.26 million
P/E Ratio107.63
Dividend Yield2.71%
Nichols plc, together with its subsidiaries, supplies soft drinks to the retail, wholesale, catering, licensed, and leisure industries in the United Kingdom. The company operates through two segments, Still and Carbonate. It offers still, cordial, carbonated, post-mix, and frozen drinks categories under the Vimto, Feel Good, Levi Roots, Starslush, ICEE, and Sunkist brands. The company offers its products through supermarkets, discount retailers, cash and carries, pubs, clubs, bars, restaurants, and leisure outlets. It also exports its products to the Middle East, Africa, and internationally. The company was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Newton-le-Willows, the United Kingdom.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Beverages - Soft Drinks
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£118.66 million
Cash FlowGBX 129.57 per share
Book ValueGBX 324.70 per share



Market Cap£521.26 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable


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April 11, 2021 |  msn.com
Jimmy Nichols Jr. to leave PC
March 25, 2021 |  msn.com
Nichols plc (NJMVF)
March 19, 2021 |  uk.finance.yahoo.com
Nichols (LON:NICL) Shares Gap Up to $1,180.00
March 19, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.33 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
GBX 1,410
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(As of 04/13/2021 04:29 PM ET)
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Nichols (LON:NICL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Nichols a buy right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nichols in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Nichols stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in NICL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Nichols?

Wall Street analysts have given Nichols a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Nichols wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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How has Nichols' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Nichols' stock was trading at GBX 1,370 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NICL stock has increased by 2.9% and is now trading at GBX 1,410.
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How often does Nichols pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Nichols?

Nichols declared a dividend on Wednesday, March 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 8.80 per share on Thursday, May 6th. This represents a yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 25th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is Nichols a good dividend stock?

Nichols pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.71%. The dividend payout ratio of Nichols is 2.14%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for NICL?

1 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Nichols' shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,200 to GBX 1,200. On average, they anticipate Nichols' stock price to reach GBX 1,200 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.9%.
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Who are Nichols' key executives?

Nichols' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Andrew Paul Milne, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 48, Pay $383k)
  • Mr. David Rattigan, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jonathan Bye, Managing Director

Who are some of Nichols' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Nichols own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nichols investors own include RM (RM), EMIS Group (EMIS), (BEAM), The Character Group (CCT), iShares S&P 400 MidCap ETF (IJH), Imperial Brands (IMB), James Halstead (JHD), Shire (SHP), Telford Homes (TEF) and Arista Networks (ANET).

What is Nichols' stock symbol?

Nichols trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "NICL."

How do I buy shares of Nichols?

Shares of NICL 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.
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What is Nichols' stock price today?

One share of NICL stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,410.

How much money does Nichols make?

Nichols has a market capitalization of £521.26 million and generates £118.66 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Nichols have?

Nichols employs 350 workers across the globe.

What is Nichols' official website?

The official website for Nichols is www.nicholsplc.co.uk.

Where are Nichols' headquarters?

Nichols is headquartered at Laurel House Woodlands Park, Ashton Road, NEWTON-LE-WILLOWS, WA12 0HH, United Kingdom.

How can I contact Nichols?

Nichols' mailing address is Laurel House Woodlands Park, Ashton Road, NEWTON-LE-WILLOWS, WA12 0HH, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1925-222222.

This page was last updated on 4/13/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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