Next PLC (NXT.L)
24 Feb 2017
Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)
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: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
Britain's three quoted major supermarkets are expected to report this week that they enjoyed solid Christmas trading, though investor concern about a potential squeeze on consumer spending in 2017 means the focus is on their outlooks.