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LON:NXTNEXT Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 5,004
+266.00 (+5.61 %)
(As of 07/16/2020 09:05 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 5,004
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 5,024.12
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 5,004
Volume405,773 shs
Average Volume625,680 shs
Market Capitalization£6.65 billion
P/E Ratio10.67
Dividend Yield3.78%
NEXT plc engages in the retail of clothing, footwear, accessories, and/or home products in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and internationally. The company operates in seven segments: NEXT Retail, NEXT Online, NEXT Finance, NEXT International Retail, NEXT Sourcing, Lipsy, and Property Management. It operates a chain of approximately 510 stores under the name NEXT Retail in the United Kingdom and Eire; and NEXT Online, a platform with approximately 5 million active customers, as well as Websites serving approximately 70 countries. The company also offers consumer credit for NEXT customers to purchase products online and in its stores; operates approximately 200 franchised stores under the NEXT International Retail name in 35 countries; designs and sells own branded and other branded products; and designs and sources NEXT branded products. In addition, it provides property management services, including holding and lease of properties. The company was formerly known as J Hepworth & Son and changed its name to NEXT plc in 1986. NEXT plc was founded in 1864 and is headquartered in Enderby, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 1.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.33 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Apparel Stores



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£4.27 billion
Cash FlowGBX 71.61 per share
Book ValueGBX 345.50 per share



Market Cap£6.65 billion
Next Earnings Date9/17/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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NEXT (LON:NXT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has NEXT's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

NEXT's stock was trading at GBX 5,058 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NXT stock has decreased by 1.1% and is now trading at GBX 5,004. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of NEXT?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NEXT in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for NEXT.

When is NEXT's next earnings date?

NEXT is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September 17th 2020. View our earnings forecast for NEXT.

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

NEXT declared a dividend on Thursday, September 19th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 57.50 per share on Thursday, January 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 5th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View NEXT's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for NXT?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for NEXT's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 3,400 to GBX 7,000. On average, they anticipate NEXT's share price to reach GBX 5,220.86 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.3% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for NEXT.

Has NEXT been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about NXT stock has trended positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. NEXT earned a media sentiment score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about NEXT.

Who are some of NEXT's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of NEXT own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other NEXT investors own include CA (CA), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Centrica (CNA), NIC (EGOV), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), easyJet (EZJ) and Informa (INF).

Who are NEXT's key executives?

NEXT's management team includes the following people:
  • Lord Simon A. Wolfson, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 51)
  • Ms. Amanda James, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 47)
  • Ms. Jane Shields, Group Sales & Marketing Director and Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Richard S V. Papp, Group Merchandise & Operations Director and Exec. Director
  • Seonna L. Anderson, Company Sec.

What is NEXT's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of NEXT?

Shares of NXT 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 NEXT's stock price today?

One share of NXT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 5,004.

How big of a company is NEXT?

NEXT has a market capitalization of £6.65 billion and generates £4.27 billion in revenue each year. NEXT employs 28,151 workers across the globe.

What is NEXT's official website?

The official website for NEXT is www.nextplc.co.uk.

How can I contact NEXT?

NEXT's mailing address is Desford Road, LEICESTER, LE19 4AT, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-333-7778245.

This page was last updated on 7/16/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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