NEXT plc (LON:NXT) had its price target lowered by Royal Bank Of Canada from GBX 5,800 ($75.71) to GBX 5,600 ($73.10) in a research report sent to investors on Monday. Royal Bank Of Canada currently has a sector performer rating on the stock.

Several other analysts also recently weighed in on NXT. Haitong Bank reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 5,900 ($77.01) price objective on shares of NEXT plc in a research report on Tuesday, May 31st. Beaufort Securities reiterated a buy rating on shares of NEXT plc in a research report on Wednesday, June 1st. Berenberg Bank lowered their price objective on NEXT plc from GBX 8,150 ($106.38) to GBX 7,600 ($99.20) and set a buy rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, June 1st. Citigroup Inc. lowered their price objective on NEXT plc from GBX 8,400 ($109.65) to GBX 7,800 ($101.81) and set a buy rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, June 1st. Finally, Credit Suisse Group AG lowered their price objective on NEXT plc from GBX 7,000 ($91.37) to GBX 6,600 ($86.15) and set an underperform rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, June 1st. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 5,596.67 ($73.05).

NEXT plc (LON:NXT) opened at 4908.00 on Monday. NEXT plc has a one year low of GBX 3,550.00 and a one year high of GBX 8,175.00. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 7.12 billion. The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 5,373.46 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 5,398.27.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, January 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 8th will be issued a dividend of GBX 53 ($0.69) per share. This represents a yield of 1.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 8th.

About NEXT plc

NEXT plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer offering clothing, footwear, accessories and home products. The Company’s segments include NEXT Retail, a chain of over 500 stores in the United Kingdom and Eire; NEXT Directory, an online and catalogue shopping business with over four million active customers and international Websites serving approximately 70 countries; NEXT International Retail, with approximately 200 mainly franchised stores; NEXT Sourcing, which designs and sources NEXT branded products; Lipsy, which designs and sells Lipsy branded younger women’s fashion products, and Property Management, which holds properties and property leases which are sub-let to other segments and external parties.

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