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: $58.87
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $4967.890137
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $5180.540039
  • 52-Week Range: £1,450,000 - GBX 3,550
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.794001
  • P/E Growth: 6.960000
  • Market Cap: $7.00B
  • Outstanding Shares: 145,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for NEXT plc (LON:NXT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 13 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.05)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 5,596.67

Analysts' Ratings History for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,950View Rating Details
9/21/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,900View Rating Details
9/19/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 5,800 -> GBX 5,600View Rating Details
9/16/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 5,750View Rating Details
9/16/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 5,500View Rating Details
9/16/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/15/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 5,350View Rating Details
9/15/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 4,800View Rating Details
9/15/2016InvestecReiterated RatingSellGBX 4,900View Rating Details
9/14/2016HSBCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,485View Rating Details
9/9/2016BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 4,900 -> GBX 5,600View Rating Details
9/6/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutralGBX 4,800 -> GBX 5,600View Rating Details
8/25/2016Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchReiterated RatingSellGBX 5,500View Rating Details
8/5/2016Societe GeneraleLower Price TargetHoldGBX 7,133 -> GBX 5,695View Rating Details
8/4/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 5,500View Rating Details
8/4/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 5,700 -> GBX 5,400View Rating Details
7/26/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,600View Rating Details
7/22/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 7,500 -> GBX 6,000View Rating Details
6/24/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 4,950View Rating Details
6/20/2016Berenberg BankDowngradeHoldGBX 7,300 -> GBX 4,800View Rating Details
6/1/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetBuyGBX 8,400 -> GBX 7,800View 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 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
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Earnings Estimates for NEXT plc (LON:NXT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $437.18 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
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)
DateHeadline logoLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Ends Lower As British American Tobacco's Slump Offsets Burberry's Jump (LON:NXT) - October 22 at 6:05 PM logoLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Ends Lower As British American Tobacco's Slump Offsets Burberry's Jump - Nasdaq (LON:NXT) - October 21 at 6:34 PM logoLONDON MARKETS: Burberry, British American Tobacco Climb As FTSE 100 Flip-flops (LON:NXT) - October 21 at 10:02 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Next Plc : October 20, 2016 (LON:NXT) - October 20 at 12:21 PM logoFTSE 100 ends higher, but Burberry shares sink - MarketWatch (LON:NXT) - October 19 at 6:52 PM logoLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Ends Higher, But Burberry Shares Sink - Nasdaq (LON:NXT) - October 19 at 11:39 AM
News IconFTSE 100 ends higher, but Burberry shares sink (LON:NXT) - October 18 at 6:27 PM logoLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Ends Higher, But Burberry Shares Sink (LON:NXT) - October 18 at 6:27 PM logo[$$] UK fashion market suffers steepest decline since 2009 (LON:NXT) - October 17 at 6:25 PM logoIs it time to rescue these out-of-favour stocks? (LON:NXT) - October 17 at 11:42 AM logoNext PLC (NXT) (LON:NXT) - October 17 at 11:42 AM logoN Brown bucks tough British clothing market as online sales grow - Yahoo Finance (LON:NXT) - October 12 at 6:30 PM logoFTSE touches intraday record before ending lower as oil slips - MarketWatch (LON:NXT) - October 12 at 11:54 AM
News IconLONDON MARKETS: FTSE Touches Intraday Record Before Ending Lower As Oil Slips (LON:NXT) - October 11 at 6:48 PM
News IconNXT Capital Raises Fourth Mid-Market Loan Fund, as Investors Show Interest in Private Debt (LON:NXT) - October 7 at 11:40 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Next Plc : October 6, 2016 (LON:NXT) - October 6 at 12:01 PM logoNext Plc :NXT-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended July 31, 2016 : October 5, 2016 (LON:NXT) - October 5 at 11:47 AM logo[$$] Clothes buying goes out of fashion in the UK (LON:NXT) - September 24 at 10:57 AM logoRetail showdown: Sports Direct International plc vs NEXT plc (LON:NXT) - September 19 at 11:02 AM logoRetailer Next to hike prices, add shopping space - MarketWatch (LON:NXT) - September 16 at 6:20 PM logoNext plc H1 pretax profit slightly decreases; maintains full year guidance - RTT News (LON:NXT) - September 16 at 10:01 AM logoNext PLC beats profit hopes but stays cautious on second half - Proactive Investors UK (LON:NXT) - September 16 at 10:01 AM logoEuropean shares snap losing streak after choppy day; Morrisons top gainer (LON:NXT) - September 15 at 6:34 PM logoShould investors do the unthinkable and dump Next plc? (LON:NXT) - September 15 at 9:58 AM logoNext Plc H1 Pretax Profit Slightly Decreases; Maintains Full Year Guidance (LON:NXT) - September 15 at 9:58 AM logoNEXT profit down 1.5% as full-price sales fall (LON:NXT) - September 15 at 9:58 AM logoNext PLC beats profit hopes but stays cautious on second half (LON:NXT) - September 15 at 9:58 AM logoWeather exposes holes in H&M, Next clothing order chains (LON:NXT) - September 15 at 9:58 AM logoNext Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NXT-GB : September 14, 2016 (LON:NXT) - September 14 at 10:48 AM logo[$$] Dunelm: Slo' on the uptake (LON:NXT) - September 14 at 10:48 AM
News IconNEXT plc (NXT) – Investment Analysts' Weekly Ratings Updates - NewsDen (LON:NXT) - September 9 at 6:09 PM logoUK Stocks Pay Out £1 trillion in Dividends Since 2000 - Yahoo ... - Yahoo Finance UK (LON:NXT) - September 7 at 6:40 PM logoNext plc and Associated British Foods plc back in vogue with ... - Proactive Investors UK (LON:NXT) - September 6 at 6:42 PM
News IconIs Marks and Spencer Group Plc Cheaper Than Tesco PLC, Next plc, Diageo plc And Burberry Group plc After ... - Investomania (blog) (LON:NXT) - September 5 at 10:43 AM
News IconUndervalued Retailers You Can Buy On Improving Consumer Sentiment : NEXT plc (LSE:NXT) And JD Sports Fashion ... - Simply Wall St (LON:NXT) - August 20 at 10:39 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Next Plc : August 19, 2016 (LON:NXT) - August 19 at 6:31 PM logo3 Footsie giants I would avoid at all costs! (LON:NXT) - August 16 at 9:52 AM logoNext PLC (LON:NXT) Issued With 'Hold' Rating At Societe Generale - FTSE News (LON:NXT) - August 7 at 6:13 PM logoMacquarie Research maintained Next PLC (LON:NXT) as 'Neutral' With 5400 PT - FTSE News (LON:NXT) - August 5 at 9:39 AM logoAre Rio Tinto plc and Next plc a buy after today’s results? (LON:NXT) - August 3 at 6:58 PM logoNext says sales improve, sees weak pound weighing (LON:NXT) - August 3 at 6:58 PM logoNext narrows profit outlook as tough second half beckons (LON:NXT) - August 3 at 6:58 PM logoNext Plc Total Sales Edges Up; Narrows FY16 Outlook - Quick Facts (LON:NXT) - August 3 at 6:58 PM logoNext Plc Total Sales Edges Up; Narrows FY16 Outlook - Quick Facts - Nasdaq (LON:NXT) - August 3 at 9:51 AM logoA statement released today by HSBC about (LON:NXT) Next PLC drops the target price to 4,485GBX (LON:NXT) - July 28 at 9:47 AM logoJefferies covered (LON:NXT) Next, stepping up its target price to 4,600GBX today (LON:NXT) - July 26 at 6:53 PM logoSPECIAL REPORT-In Turkish sweatshops, Syrian children sew to survive (LON:NXT) - July 26 at 2:01 AM
News IconDrax Group Plc (DRX) PT Raised to GBX 350 (LON:NXT) - July 22 at 9:31 AM logoBrokers: ‘Painful transition’ for M&S (LON:NXT) - July 22 at 9:31 AM logoUK stocks end lower as textiles felt pinch of retail sales and easyJet grounded airlines (LON:NXT) - July 21 at 6:52 PM


Last Updated on 10/24/2016 by Staff