NEXT plc Company Profile (LON:NXT)

About NEXT plc (LON:NXT)

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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  • Symbol: LON:NXT
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  • Market Cap: £6.25 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 142,641,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 4,287.20
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 4,335.95
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 3,550 - GBX 5,705
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.01
  • P/E Growth: -4.83
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £4.1 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.53
  • Book Value: GBX 3.58 per share
  • Price / Book: 12.25
  • Dividend Yield: 3.7%
  • EBIDTA: £941.3 million
  • Average Volume: 763,690 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)

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 announced a dividend on Thursday, March 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 6th will be paid a dividend of GBX 45 per share on Tuesday, May 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 1.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 6th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View NEXT plc's Dividend History.

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

23 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for NEXT plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 3,360 to GBX 6,098. On average, they anticipate NEXT plc's stock price to reach GBX 4,499.14 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for NEXT plc.

Who are some of NEXT plc's key competitors?

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 4,384.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for NEXT plc (LON:NXT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Sell Ratings, 12 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.87)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 4,499.14

Analysts' Ratings History for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/17/2017HSBC Holdings plcLower Price TargetReduceGBX 3,530 -> GBX 3,360View Rating Details
5/15/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
5/10/2017InvestecUpgradeBuyGBX 3,900 -> GBX 4,750View Rating Details
5/8/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 4,580View Rating Details
5/5/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 3,500View Rating Details
5/5/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHoldGBX 4,750 -> GBX 4,650View Rating Details
5/4/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 3,714View Rating Details
4/3/2017BNP ParibasDowngradeUnderperformGBX 3,900 -> GBX 3,700View Rating Details
3/31/2017Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,100 -> GBX 4,250View Rating Details
3/30/2017Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageUnderweightGBX 3,900View Rating Details
3/24/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,500View Rating Details
3/24/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,200 -> GBX 4,400View Rating Details
3/23/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,200View Rating Details
3/9/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,000View Rating Details
3/1/2017Redburn PartnersUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
1/5/2017Beaufort SecuritiesDowngradeHoldGBX 4,300View Rating Details
1/5/2017Citigroup IncLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,800 -> GBX 4,180View Rating Details
1/5/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 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
8/25/2016Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchReiterated RatingSellGBX 5,500View Rating Details
12/22/2015NomuraLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 8,000 -> GBX 7,850View Rating Details
9/14/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
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Earnings Estimates for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $397.65 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/23/2017GBX 451.07%4/6/20174/6/20175/2/2017
3/23/2017GBX 1052.5%7/6/20177/6/20178/1/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/27/2017Michael J RoneyInsiderBuy5,000GBX 4,138£206,900
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)


Headline Trends for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
Latest Headlines for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
DateHeadline logo[$$] Boohoo business model pushes fast fashion to step up a gear - May 22 at 6:13 PM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Price Target Lowered to GBX 3,360 at HSBC Holdings plc - May 18 at 7:10 PM logoUK shoppers shrug off inflation pressure as sun comes out - May 18 at 8:02 AM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Lifted to "Buy" at Investec - May 14 at 3:26 PM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - May 9 at 10:52 AM logoShore Capital Reiterates "Sell" Rating for NEXT plc (NXT) - May 7 at 4:38 PM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity - May 7 at 1:02 PM logoNEXT plc (NXT) PT Lowered to GBX 4,650 at Deutsche Bank AG - May 6 at 10:34 PM logoNEXT plc's (NXT) Underperform Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC - May 6 at 6:24 PM logoUK services firms surprise with bounce, homebuyers cautious - May 5 at 7:15 PM logo[$$] Next shares slide as it cuts profit forecast - May 5 at 7:15 PM logoNext Slumps After Slashing Profit Forecasts - May 5 at 7:15 PM logoETFs with exposure to Next Plc : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 7:15 PM logoNext Q1 Total Sales, Including Markdown Sales, Down 2.5%; Tightens FY Outlook - May 5 at 12:08 AM logoDeutsche Bank AG Reiterates Hold Rating for NEXT plc (NXT) - April 30 at 7:27 PM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Rating Reiterated by HSBC Holdings plc - April 28 at 5:46 AM logoETFs with exposure to Next Plc : April 25, 2017 - April 25 at 6:11 PM logoNEXT plc's (NXT) " Reduce" Rating Reaffirmed at HSBC Holdings plc - April 24 at 12:53 PM logoNext Plc :NXT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended January 31, 2017 : April 21, 2017 - April 22 at 12:34 PM logoNext Plc :NXT-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 6:49 PM logoPRESS DIGEST- British Business - April 19 - April 19 at 10:08 AM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Downgraded by Deutsche Bank AG to Hold - April 16 at 11:03 AM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - April 14 at 12:10 PM logoGold miners, Burberry help lift FTSE 100 to 3-week high, as inflation stays aloft - April 11 at 10:49 AM logoNext Plc : NXT-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 07th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 10, 2017 - April 11 at 10:49 AM logoCanaccord Genuity Lowers NEXT plc (NXT) to Sell - April 7 at 7:02 PM logoNext Plc : NXT-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 09th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 11:39 AM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Research Coverage Started at Barclays PLC - April 5 at 1:27 AM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Downgraded to "Underperform" at BNP Paribas - April 3 at 6:12 AM logoFTSE 100 surfs toward a historic win streak — but is the tide about to turn? - March 31 at 7:04 PM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Price Target Raised to GBX 4,250 at Credit Suisse Group AG - March 31 at 5:03 PM logo2 dividend stocks I’m buying for my ISA - March 30 at 5:42 AM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Price Target Increased to GBX 4,400 by Analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc - March 30 at 3:34 AM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Receives Hold Rating from Peel Hunt - March 29 at 2:46 AM logoMichael J. Roney Acquires 5,000 Shares of NEXT plc (NXT) Stock - March 28 at 4:34 AM logoNEXT plc's (NXT) "Reduce" Rating Reiterated at HSBC Holdings plc - March 28 at 1:55 AM logoDeutsche Bank AG Cuts NEXT plc (NXT) Price Target to GBX 4,750 - March 24 at 9:07 PM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Rating Reiterated by JPMorgan Chase & Co. - March 24 at 7:22 PM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Price Target Raised to GBX 4,400 - March 24 at 6:04 PM logoNumis Securities Ltd Reiterates " Hold" Rating for NEXT plc (NXT) - March 24 at 11:46 AM logo[$$] Ted Baker defies high street gloom but fails to tailor expectations - March 24 at 8:38 AM logoIs Next plc's 40% share price slump set to continue? - Motley Fool UK - March 24 at 12:32 AM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital - March 23 at 8:54 PM logoIs Next plc’s 40% share price slump set to continue? - March 23 at 7:30 PM logoFashion retailer Next posts drop in profit - March 23 at 7:30 PM logoNEXT plc (NXT) to Issue Dividend of GBX 105 - March 23 at 5:28 PM logoNEXT plc (NXT) Plans GBX 45 Dividend - March 23 at 5:28 PM logoPeel Hunt Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for NEXT plc (NXT) - March 23 at 6:31 AM logoNext Plc FY16 Profit Decreases; Total NEXT Group Sales Down 0.3% - March 23 at 4:57 AM logoClothing retailer Next "extremely cautious" about year ahead - March 23 at 4:57 AM


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This page was last updated on 5/27/2017 by Staff