LON:NXT - NEXT Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 5,380 +64.00 (+1.20 %)
(As of 03/24/2019 12:31 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 5,380
Today's RangeGBX 5,318 - GBX 5,428
52-Week RangeGBX 3,970 - GBX 6,224
Volume650,708 shs
Average Volume625,680 shs
Market Capitalization£7.14 billion
P/E Ratio12.67
Dividend Yield3.07%
BetaN/A
NEXT plc engages in the retail of clothing, footwear, accessories, and home products in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and internationally. The company operates in six segments: NEXT Retail, NEXT Online, NEXT International Retail, NEXT Sourcing, Lipsy, and Property Management. It operates a chain of approximately 530 stores under the name NEXT Retail in the United Kingdom and Eire; and NEXT Online, an online and catalogue shopping business with approximately 4.9 million active customers, as well as international Websites serving approximately 70 countries. The company also operates approximately 200 franchised stores under the NEXT International Retail name worldwide; designs and sources NEXT branded products; and designs and sells younger women's fashion products under Lipsy brand name. 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Apparel Stores
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorServices
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-333-7778245

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£4.12 billion
Cash FlowGBX 49.75 per share
Book ValueGBX 300.50 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap£7.14 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

NEXT (LON:NXT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is NEXT's stock symbol?

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

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

NEXT announced a dividend on Thursday, March 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 4th will be given a dividend of GBX 110 per share on Thursday, August 1st. This represents a yield of 2.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 4th. This is an increase from NEXT's previous dividend of $55.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View NEXT's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for NXT?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for NEXT's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 4,100 to GBX 6,300. On average, they expect NEXT's share price to reach GBX 5,353.64 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for NEXT.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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.

Has NEXT been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about NXT stock have trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. NEXT earned a media sentiment score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

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), Centrica (CNA), NIC (EGOV), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Prudential (PRU), Informa (INF) and Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW).

Who are NEXT's key executives?

NEXT's management team includes the folowing 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.

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 5,380.

How big of a company is NEXT?

NEXT has a market capitalization of £7.14 billion and generates £4.12 billion in revenue each year.

What is NEXT's official website?

The official website for NEXT is http://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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for NEXT (LON NXT)

Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  440 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  939 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,379
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about NEXT and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NXT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NXT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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