Next Raises Full-Year Outlook as Sales Surpass Expectations

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As Next shares remained above its buyback price limit during the second quarter, the company said it will pay a special dividend of 60 pence per share on Nov. 2.

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Next Plc, the U.K.’s second-largest clothing retailer, increased its outlook for full-year sales and profit after a spell of hot summer weather helped first-half revenue exceed expectations.

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