Next's Weak Holiday Sales Open Prospect of Buyback Resumption

  • Shares trade below price that Next would start repurchasing
  • U.K. retailer hasn't bought back shares since October 2014

Next Full-Price 4Q Sales Rise 0.4%; Est. 5.8%

For more than a year, Next Plc has abstained from buying back its own stock because the share price was too high. Disappointing Christmas sales should change that.

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