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Last 7,265 GBp
Change Today -70.00 / -0.95%
Volume 258.7K
As of 10:19 AM 05/5/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

next plc (NXT) Snapshot

Open
7,400 GBp
Previous Close
7,335 GBp
Day High
7,400 GBp
Day Low
7,255 GBp
52 Week High
03/18/15 - 7,560 GBp
52 Week Low
06/13/14 - 6,021 GBp
Market Cap
11.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
514.0K
EPS TTM
4.28 GBp
Shares Outstanding
152.9M
EX-Date
07/9/15
P/E TM
17.0x
Dividend
166.67 GBp
Dividend Yield
4.63%
Current Stock Chart for NEXT PLC (NXT)

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next plc (NXT) Details

NEXT plc engages in the retail of clothing, footwear, accessories, and home products for men, women, and children in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and internationally. The company operates a chain of approximately 500 stores in the United Kingdom and Eire; and an online and catalogue shopping business with approximately 4 million active customers, as well as international Websites serving approximately 70 countries. It also operates approximately 200 franchised stores worldwide; and designs, sources, and buys NEXT branded products, as well as designs and sells younger women’s fashion products under the Lipsy brand name. 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.

29,469 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/14/15
Founded in 1864

next plc (NXT) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: 1.9M GBP
Group Operations Director and Executive Direc...
Total Annual Compensation: 706.0K GBP
Group Sales & Marketing Director and Executiv...
Total Annual Compensation: 706.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

next plc (NXT) Key Developments

Next Plc Announces Sales Results for the First Thirteen Weeks of the Financial Year 2016; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Full Year Ended on January 2016

Next Plc announced sales results for the first thirteen weeks of the financial year 2016. The company announced full price sales for the first thirteen weeks of the financial year were up 3.2% of which 1.9% came from the opening of new space. This is slightly ahead of the guidance gave in March for the first half of the year, which was 0% to +3%.  However, sales in the first quarter were flattered by the earlier launch of summer "New-In" brochure, which helpfully coincided with much warmer weather.  Total Sales were up more than full price sales and 4.1% ahead of last year.  This was as a result of a longer tail to winter end-of-season Sale and a larger mid-season Sale in Directory.  For the full year (52 week basis) ended on January 2016, the company estimates group profit before tax of £785 million compared to £835 million a year ago. Total full price NEXT Brand sales growth to be in range between 1.5% to 5.5%.

Next Plc Announces Special Dividend, Payable on August 3, 2015

Next Plc announced that it will therefore pay a further special dividend of 60 pence per share on 3 August 2015 to shareholders registered at close of business on 10 July. Shares will trade ex-dividend from 9 July.

Next Plc, 2015 Earnings Call, Mar 19, 2015

Next Plc, 2015 Earnings Call, Mar 19, 2015

 

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Valuation NXT Industry Range
Price/Earnings 18.1x
Price/Sales 2.7x
Price/Book 34.0x
Price/Cash Flow 17.8x
TEV/Sales 2.8x
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