NEXT plc Company Profile (LON:NXT)

About NEXT plc

NEXT plc logoNEXT plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer offering clothing, footwear, accessories and home products. The Company's segments include NEXT Retail, a chain of over 500 stores in the United Kingdom and Eire; NEXT Directory, an online and catalogue shopping business with over four million active customers and international Websites serving approximately 70 countries; NEXT International Retail, with approximately 200 mainly franchised stores; NEXT Sourcing, which designs and sources NEXT branded products; Lipsy, which designs and sells Lipsy branded younger women's fashion products, and Property Management, which holds properties and property leases which are sub-let to other segments and external parties. Lipsy also sells directly through its own stores and Website, to wholesale customers and to franchise partners. The Company's franchise partners operate approximately 180 stores in over 30 countries.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: NXT
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $47.56
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3933.49
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $4751.09
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 3,550 - GBX 6,885
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 8.47
  • P/E Growth: -3.39
  • Market Cap: $5.50B
  • Outstanding Shares: 145,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for NEXT plc (LON:NXT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Ratings, 14 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.91)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 4,751.81

Analysts' Ratings History for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/15/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,900View Rating Details
2/15/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingReduceGBX 3,530View Rating Details
2/14/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
1/5/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 5,125 -> GBX 4,400View Rating Details
1/5/2017Beaufort SecuritiesDowngradeHoldGBX 4,300View Rating Details
1/5/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,500View Rating Details
1/5/2017Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,800 -> GBX 4,180View Rating Details
1/5/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 5,400 -> GBX 4,500View Rating Details
1/5/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 5,480 -> GBX 4,580View Rating Details
1/5/2017Berenberg BankLower Price TargetHoldGBX 4,650 -> GBX 4,000View Rating Details
1/5/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 4,200View Rating Details
1/5/2017Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutralGBX 4,600 -> GBX 4,100View Rating Details
1/4/2017InvestecLower Price TargetSellGBX 4,580 -> GBX 3,900View Rating Details
1/4/2017Peel HuntLower Price TargetHoldGBX 5,000 -> GBX 4,200View Rating Details
1/3/2017Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,900View Rating Details
11/7/2016Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 5,600 -> GBX 5,300View Rating Details
11/3/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeBuyGBX 5,695 -> GBX 6,098View Rating Details
9/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 5,500View Rating Details
9/9/2016BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 4,900 -> GBX 5,600View Rating Details
8/25/2016Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchReiterated RatingSellGBX 5,500View Rating Details
7/26/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,600View Rating Details
7/22/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 7,500 -> GBX 6,000View Rating Details
12/22/2015NomuraLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 8,000 -> GBX 7,850View Rating Details
9/14/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
5/1/2015Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 7,600View Rating Details
4/29/2015Cantor Fitzgerald EuropeReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by


Earnings Estimates for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $432.72 EPS


Dividend History for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/15/2016GBX 531.07%12/8/201612/8/20161/3/2017
3/24/2016GBX 1051.86%7/7/20167/7/20168/1/2016
1/5/2016GBX 600.87%1/14/20161/14/20162/1/2016
9/10/2015GBX 530.68%12/10/201512/10/20151/4/2016
7/28/2015GBX 600.78%10/8/201510/8/201511/2/2015
3/19/2015GBX 1001.41%7/9/20157/9/20158/3/2015
2/5/2015GBX 600.84%4/9/20154/9/20155/1/2015
12/30/2014GBX 500.74%1/15/20151/15/20152/2/2015
9/11/2014GBX 500.72%12/4/201412/4/20141/2/2015
3/20/2014GBX 931.38%7/9/20147/9/20148/1/2014
1/31/2014GBX 500.8%4/2/20144/2/20145/1/2014
1/3/2014GBX 500.82%1/15/20141/15/20142/3/2014
9/12/2013GBX 360.65%11/20/201311/20/20131/2/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/26/2017Jonathan BewesInsiderBuy1,750GBX 3,832£67,060
1/9/2017Francis SalwayInsiderBuy1,250GBX 4,050£50,625
1/6/2017Steve BarberInsiderBuy2,500GBX 4,101£102,525
5/6/2015Wolfson Aspley GuiseInsiderSell7,942GBX 7,227.67£574,021.55
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
News IconCompany Focus: Zooming in on Shares of Next Plc (LSE:NXT) - Benton Bulletin (LON:NXT) - February 23 at 9:20 AM logoNext Stock Slump Has Wolfson's Believers Sensing Opportunity (LON:NXT) - February 23 at 9:20 AM
News IconVolatility Watch on Shares of Next Plc (LSE:NXT) - Baxter Review (LON:NXT) - February 21 at 5:54 PM
News IconThe Servelec Group PLC's (SERV) "Buy" Rating Reaffirm at the Investec (LON:NXT) - February 16 at 6:32 PM
News IconWhat the Charts are Saying About Next Plc (LSE:NXT) - Midway Monitor (LON:NXT) - February 16 at 6:32 PM
News IconInvestors are undervaluing Next Plc (LSE:NXT) by 32%, here is my intrinsic value calculation - Simply Wall St (LON:NXT) - February 16 at 6:32 PM
News IconLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Breaks 5-day Winning Run In Choppy Session (LON:NXT) - February 14 at 10:15 PM logoUPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 14 (LON:NXT) - February 14 at 10:15 PM
News IconNext plc chairman set to retire after 15 years at the head - The Investment Observer (LON:NXT) - February 14 at 10:15 PM
News Icon5 Shares With P/E Ratios Lower Than 10: Lloyds Banking Group PLC, BT Group plc, Next plc, Barratt Developments ... - Investomania (blog) (LON:NXT) - February 13 at 9:38 AM logoM&S Said to Offer Top Clothing Job to Former Next Star Angelides (LON:NXT) - February 13 at 9:38 AM logoMarket Risers: National Grid plc, NEXT plc, Persimmon plc, Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:NXT) - February 8 at 7:54 PM
News IconBeaufort Securities Reaffirms Speculative Buy Rating for Horizon Discovery Group PLC (HZD) (LON:NXT) - February 1 at 8:06 PM logo2 beaten-down shares with dividend growth potential (LON:NXT) - February 1 at 8:06 PM logoShould dividend investors dump these FTSE 100 giants and buy Tesco plc? (LON:NXT) - January 30 at 8:51 AM logo2 top dividend stocks selling for a discount this winter (LON:NXT) - January 28 at 5:25 AM logoMarket Risers: Mariana Resources Ltd., Motif Bio PLC, NEXT plc, Persimmon plc - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:NXT) - January 17 at 11:23 AM
News IconDividend hunters should take a look at Next Plc (LSE:NXT) with a 9.59% yield - Simply Wall St (LON:NXT) - January 15 at 7:39 AM logo3 contrarian stock picks for 2017 (LON:NXT) - January 14 at 4:44 AM logoAvoid these FTSE 100 horror shows on Friday the 13th (LON:NXT) - January 13 at 11:43 PM logoBritain's FTSE heads for record 12-day winning streak (LON:NXT) - January 11 at 7:36 PM logoNext decline not finished yet, says chartist - Proactive Investors UK (LON:NXT) - January 10 at 8:38 AM logoWhy I’d be happy to buy shares in Next plc after its collapse (LON:NXT) - January 6 at 7:41 PM
News IconBerenberg reiterated Next PLC (LON:NXT) as 'Hold' With 4000 PT - UK Market News (LON:NXT) - January 6 at 4:04 AM
News IconRating Change: Next (LON:NXT) Stock Rating Reiterated by UBS; The GBX 5275.00 Target Indicates 29.35% Potential - Thorold News (LON:NXT) - January 5 at 11:03 PM
News IconGST council to meet on Jan 16 to resolve contentious issues: Jaitley (LON:NXT) - January 5 at 5:50 AM logoHousebuilders lead FTSE 100 into fresh record territory (LON:NXT) - January 5 at 5:50 AM logoWoolly jumper needed: Cold wind blows through clothing sector after Next warns on profits (LON:NXT) - January 5 at 12:48 AM logoNext cuts its profit guidance and warns on outlook as key Christmas sales fall (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 7:45 PM logoNext plc slumps 10% as sales slide. Is it time to sell retail stocks? (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 7:45 PM logoNEXT plc 6.5% Potential Upside Indicated by Cantor Fitzgerald - - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 7:45 PM logoStocks hold gains after Fed minutes; dollar down (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 7:45 PM
News IconLondon Markets: FTSE 100 slips from record as Next falters after trading update (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 4:20 AM logoNext slumps as it cuts its profit guidance and warns on outlook as key Christmas sales fall (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 4:20 AM logoBritain's Next could give formal profit alert - Sky News (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 4:20 AM logoNEXT Brand 54-day full price Total sales down 0.4%; revises profit guidance - RTT News (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 4:20 AM logoNext warns on challenging 2017 as Brexit kicks in - MarketWatch (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 4:20 AM logoNext could give formal profit alert - Sky News | Reuters - Reuters UK (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 4:20 AM
News IconShould income investors buy Next Plc (LSE:NXT) today and lock in the 8.1% dividend yield? - Simply Wall St (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 4:20 AM logoFTSE 100 slips from record as Next falters after trading update (LON:NXT) - January 4 at 4:20 AM
News IconFacebook Censors Iconic Statue of Neptune for Containing Nudity (LON:NXT) - January 3 at 11:18 PM
News IconNext share price tumbles after Deutsche Bank downgrade (LON:NXT) - January 3 at 10:31 AM
News IconMondi Plc (MNDI) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group (LON:NXT) - January 3 at 10:31 AM logoBroker highlights: Non-food retailers in focus (LON:NXT) - January 3 at 10:31 AM logoHSBC believes retailers should have seen “resilient demand” over Christmas, but thinks the outlook for 2017 is "more challenging" (LON:NXT) - January 3 at 10:31 AM logoNext Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NXT-GB : December 30, 2016 (LON:NXT) - December 30 at 9:07 AM
News IconInvestor Monitor: Looking Closer at Shares of Next Plc (LSE:NXT) - The Business Journal (LON:NXT) - December 21 at 9:29 AM
News IconShares in Focus: Next Plc (LSE:NXT) - The Business Journal (LON:NXT) - December 19 at 9:19 AM
News IconWWE NXT Results: Highlights, Analysis, and Grades for December 14 (LON:NXT) - December 15 at 7:52 PM logoNext Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:NXT) : December 15, 2016 (LON:NXT) - December 15 at 7:52 PM


What is NEXT plc's stock symbol?

NEXT plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "NXT."

How often does NEXT plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for NEXT plc?

NEXT plc declared a dividend on Thursday, September 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 8th will be given a dividend of GBX 53 per share on Tuesday, January 3rd. This represents a dividend yield of 1.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 8th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Where is NEXT plc's stock going? Where will NEXT plc's stock price be in 2017?

22 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for NEXT plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 3,530 to GBX 6,098. On average, they anticipate NEXT plc's stock price to reach GBX 4,751.81 in the next year.

When will NEXT plc announce their earnings?

NEXT plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March, 23rd 2017.

How do I buy NEXT plc stock?

Shares of NEXT plc 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.

How much does a share of NEXT plc stock cost?

One share of NEXT plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 3,817.

Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by Staff