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NFC - Next Fifteen Communications Share Price

866p 16.0  1.9%

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Consumer Cyclicals
Mid Cap
Market Cap £786.9m
Enterprise Value £815.5m
Revenue £323.7m
Position in Universe 486th / 1826
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Year End 31st Jan 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022E 2023E CAGR / Avg
129.8 171 233.9 272.4 300.7 323.7 303.4 326.4 +20.1%
+0.9 -6.5 +55.3 +48.3 -52.3 +67.2 +153.7 +8.81
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 January 2021, NextFifteen Communications Group plc revenues increased 8% to£323.7M. Net loss totaled £4.9M vs. income of £2.3M.Revenues reflect Brand and Marketing segment increase of 5%to £168.9M, Data and Analytics segment increase of 12% to£66.7M, US segment increase of 11% to £170.5M, UnitedKingdom segment increase of 6% to £126.8M.
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Profile Summary

Next Fifteen Communications Group plc is engaged in the communications business. The Company consists of approximately 20 subsidiary agencies, spanning digital content, marketing, public relation (PR), consumer, technology, marketing software, market research, public affairs and policy communications. Of the Company’s businesses, five are independent communications brands, with three specializing in the technology sector (Bite, Text 100 and The OutCast Agency) and two in the consumer space (Lexis and M Booth). The Company’s three agencies focuses on digital (Beyond, bDA and Connections Media), a business to business (B2B) marketing agency (Twogether), a programmatic advertising technology business (Encore), a market research company (Morar), a digital content marketing agency (Story), a policy communications firm (Vrge), a creative agency (ODD London), a B2B technical marketing communications agency (Publitek) and an investor relations consultancy (The Blueshirt Group).

Last Annual January 31st, 2021
Last Interim January 31st, 2021
Incorporated August 12, 1981
Public Since December 6, 1999
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 2,077
Sector Consumer Cyclicals
Industry Media & Publishing
Index FTSE Aim All Share , FTSE Aim 100 , FTSE Intl-aim UK 50 ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (AIM)
Shares in Issue 92,571,467
Free Float (0.0%)
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Upcoming Events for NFC
Thursday 24th June, 2021
Next Fifteen Communications Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 8th July, 2021
Dividend For NFC.L - 7.0000 GBX
Monday 27th September, 2021 Estimate
Half Year 2022 Next Fifteen Communications Group PLC Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Next Fifteen Communications
What is the Next Fifteen Communications share price?

As of 4:35pm, shares in Next Fifteen Communications are trading at 866p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £786.9m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Next Fifteen Communications share price performed this year?

Shares in Next Fifteen Communications are currently trading at 866p and the price has moved by 0.143k% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Next Fifteen Communications price has moved by 95.24% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Next Fifteen Communications?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Next Fifteen Communications, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 1 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Next Fifteen Communications is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Next Fifteen Communications next release its financial results?

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

Interim results are scheduled for: 2022-01-31
What is the Next Fifteen Communications dividend yield?

The Next Fifteen Communications dividend yield is 0.82% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Next Fifteen Communications pay a dividend?

Last year, Next Fifteen Communications paid a total dividend of 0.07, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 0.82%. Looking ahead, shares in Next Fifteen Communications are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-07-08 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-08-13.

When does Next Fifteen Communications next pay dividends?

Next Fifteen Communications are due to go ex-dividend on 2021-07-08 and the next dividend pay date is 2021-08-13. The historic dividend yield on Next Fifteen Communications shares is currently 0.82%.

How do I buy Next Fifteen Communications shares?

To buy shares in Next Fifteen Communications you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Next Fifteen Communications?

Shares in Next Fifteen Communications are currently trading at 866p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £786.9m.

Where are Next Fifteen Communications shares listed? Where are Next Fifteen Communications shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Next Fifteen Communications:

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

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Next Fifteen Communications 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 Fifteen Communications share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Next Fifteen Communications are currently priced at 866p. At that level they are trading at 12.67% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 991.64.

Analysts covering Next Fifteen Communications currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.46727 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Next Fifteen Communications 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 Fifteen Communications. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 50.92%. At the current price of 866p, shares in Next Fifteen Communications are trading at 47.77% 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 Fifteen Communications PE Ratio?

The Next Fifteen Communications PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 46.15. The shares are currently trading at 866p.

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 Fifteen Communications?

Next Fifteen Communications's management team is headed by:

Timothy Dyson - CEO
Peter Harris - CFO
Nick Morrison - GCN
Penelope Ladkin-brand - CHM
Helen Hunter - NID
Robyn Perriss - NID
Who are the major shareholders of Next Fifteen Communications?

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

Liontrust Investment Partners LLP Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 13.82% (12.8m shares)
Octopus Investments Limited Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 13.76% (12.7m shares)
Aviva Investors Global Services Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 11.51% (10.7m shares)
Liontrust Special Situations Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 7.43% (6.88m shares)
Aberdeen Standard Investments (Edinburgh) Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 7.4% (6.85m shares)
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