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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Next Plc raises FY2016 guidance and declares dividend
Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015 02:01am EDT 

Next Plc:Says FY 2016 Group profit before tax will be in between 805 mln to 845 mln Pounds from previously guidance of 785 mln to 835 mln Pounds.Says for FY 2016, mid-point of our new profit guidance is 825 mln Pounds.Says FY 2015 sales guidance range has been increased and is now +3.5 pct to +6 pct.To pay further special dividend of 60 pence per share on Nov. 2 to shareholders registered at close of business on Oct. 9.Shares will trade ex-dividend from Oct. 8.  Full Article

Next PLC announces change of Group finance director
Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 11:30am EDT 

Next PLC:In May last year company announced that David Keens, Group Finance Director, would retire shortly after completion of our 2015 annual results.Says these will be released on March 19.Therefore, David will step down from the Board on April 01 and leave the Group in May.Also announced that David's successor on the Board as Finance Director would be Amanda James and confirm that Amanda will be appointed on April 01.  Full Article

Next Plc declares special dividend
Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 05:16am EST 

Next Plc:Announces a further special dividend, of 60p per share, to be paid May 1, 2015 to shareholders on the company's register at close of business on April 10.Shares will trade ex-dividend from April 9.  Full Article

Next Plc declares special dividend
Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 02:30am EST 

Next Plc:Declares a special dividend of 50 pence per share.Dividend will be paid on Feb. 2, 2015 with an ex-dividend date of Jan. 15 to shareholders on the register at Jan. 16.  Full Article

Next Plc narrows FY 2015 profit outlook; updates on FY 2015 EPS outlook; gives FY 2016 profit outlook
Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 02:30am EST 

Next Plc:Expect FY 2015 profits to be within 10 mln Pound either side of 775 mln Pound, which is 5 mln Pound ahead of midpoint profit guidance it issued in Oct.Expects FY 2015 central guidance for earnings per share growth to be +13.5 pct.Expects FY 2016 profits to grow in line with sales.  Full Article

Next Plc lowers FY 2015 earnings guidance
Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 03:00am EDT 

Next Plc:Says that it has reduced its central profit guidance by 3 pct. to 770 million pounds (previously 795 million pounds).Expects FY 2015 new profit range is 750 million pounds to 790 million pounds.Expects FY 2015 earnings per share (EPS) growth in the range of 10 pct. - 16 pct.Reported EPS of 0.36 pounds in FY 2014.FY 2015 pre-tax profit of 794 million pounds - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY 2015 EPS of 0.41 pounds - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Next PLC reaffirms FY 2015 profit outlook
Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 02:01am EDT 

Next PLC:Says at present its profit forecast for FY 2015 remains within previous guidance given on July 29 and reiterated on Sept. 11.Says if this unusually warm weather continues for the full duration of Oct. then the company is likely to lower FY 2015 profit guidance range of 775-815 mln Pounds.FY 2015 pre-tax profit of 797 mln Pounds - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Next PLC announces ordinary dividend
Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 02:00am EDT 

Next PLC:Says one third of anticipated full year dividend, that is 50 pence per share, will be paid as an interim dividend on Jan. 2, 2015.Shares will trade ex-dividend from Dec. 4.Says record date will be Dec. 5.  Full Article

Next Plc raises FY 2015 outlook
Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 02:01am EDT 

Next Plc:Raised profit guidance for FY 2015 by 25 mln Pounds.Expects FY 2015 total brand sales growth in the range of 7-10 pct, as compared to previous range of 5.5-9.5 pct.Expects FY 2015 Profit before tax in the range of 775-815 mln Pounds, as compared to previous range of 750-790 mln Pounds.Expects FY 2015 earnings per share growth in the range of 12-18 pct, as compared to previous range of 8- 14 pct.Reported revenue of 3.740 bln Pounds, EPS of 355.60 Pounds in FY 2014.FY 2015 revenue of 4.018 bln Pounds, EPS of 397.46 Pounds - Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

UPDATE 2-UK's N Brown reaffirms full-year outlook after Christmas cheer

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