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NXT - Next Share Price

5714p 94.0  1.7%

Last Trade - 07/08/20

Consumer Cyclicals
Large Cap
Market Cap £7.60bn
Enterprise Value £10.00bn
Revenue £4.27bn
Position in Universe 114th / 1819
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52w High -22.3%
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Year End 25th Jan 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
4,000 4,177 4,097 4,056 4,167 4,266 3,477 4,144 +1.3%
+12.8 +8.0 -1.5 +10.3 +3.9 +8.6 -64.3 +95.4
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 25 January 2020, NEXT plc revenues increased 2% to £4.27B. Net income increased 2% to £610.2M. Revenues reflect NEXT Online segment increase of 10% to £2.05B, NEXT Finance segment increase of 7% to £268.7M, Middle East segment increase of 37% to £189.9M, Rest of Europe segment increase of 14% to £317.6M, Online Sales increase of 12% to £2.15B. Net income also reflects NEXT Online segment income increase of 13% to £399.6M.
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Profile Summary

NEXT plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer offering clothing, footwear, accessories, beauty and home products. The Company’s segments include NEXT Online, NEXT Retail, NEXT Finance, NEXT International Retail, NEXT Sourcing and other. NEXT Online is its online business for selling clothing and homeware in the United Kingdom and Eire. NEXT Retail is a chain of over 500 stores in the United Kingdom and Eire. NEXT Finance provides consumer credit for NEXT customers to purchase products online and in its stores through nextpay and next3step. next3step is a credit account, which allows customers to spread the cost of orders over three months in three equal payments, without incurring an interest charge. NEXT Sourcing designs and sources NEXT branded products. The NEXT International Retail segment comprises franchise and wholly owned stores overseas. The Company's franchise partners operate approximately 199 stores in over 32 countries.

Last Annual January 25th, 2020
Last Interim January 25th, 2020
Incorporated April 9, 2002
Public Since March 12, 1948
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 28,545
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Upcoming Events for NXT
Thursday 17th September, 2020
Half Year 2020 Next PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 28th October, 2020
Q3 2020 Next PLC Trading Statement Release
Tuesday 5th January, 2021
Q4 2020 Next PLC Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Next
What is the Next share price?

As of 07/08/20, shares in Next are trading at 5714p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £7.60bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Next share price performed this year?

Shares in Next are currently trading at 5714p and the price has moved by -2.46% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Next price has moved by 15.17% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Next?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Next, there are there are currently 3 "buy" , 10 "hold" and 1 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Next is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Next next release its financial results?

Next is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-01-25
What is the Next dividend yield?

The Next dividend yield is 1.01% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Next pay a dividend?

Last year, Next paid a total dividend of 0.58, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.01%. Looking ahead, Next has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Next next pay dividends?

Next has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Next shares is currently 1.01%.

How do I buy Next shares?

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What is the market cap of Next?

Shares in Next are currently trading at 5714p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £7.60bn.

Where are Next shares listed? Where are Next shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Next:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: NXT
What kind of share is Next?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Next is currently classified as a High Flyer. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Next share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Next are currently priced at 5714p. At that level they are trading at 3.9% premium to the analyst consensus target price of 5,499.52.

Analysts covering Next currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 1.95242 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Next share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Next. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 4.17%. At the current price of 5714p, shares in Next are trading at -0.38% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Next PE Ratio?

The Next PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 10.46. The shares are currently trading at 5714p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Next?

Next's management team is headed by:

Simon Wolfson - CEO
Francis Salway - NID
Jane Shields - EDR
Seonna Anderson - SEC
Amanda James - FID
Dame Dianne Thompson - NID
Jonathan Bewes - NID
Michael Roney - CHM
Richard Papp - EDR
Tristia Harrison - NID
Tom Hall - NED
Who are the major shareholders of Next?

Here are the top five shareholders of Next based on the size of their shareholding:

BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 11.62% (15.4m shares)
Fidelity Management & Research Company Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 10.95% (14.6m shares)
INVESCO Asset Management Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 10.33% (13.7m shares)
Fidelity Low-Priced Stock Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 8.87% (11.8m shares)
The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 3.39% (4.51m shares)
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