From £6.99 per month
The one stop source for breaking news, expert analysis, and podcasts on fast-moving AIM and LSE listed shares


Join for as low as £6.99 per month

With ShareProphets’ membership, you receive:

• All premium articles

• Tom Winnifrith’s Bearcast

• Access to all the entire nearly 10 year archive

• ShareProphets Daily Newsletter

Next plc continues to show how to be a sensible retailer despite all the obvious challenges out there

By Chris Bailey | Thursday 5 January 2023

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from ShareProphets). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

Back in September 2021, I observed that it was the “same old, same old ‘not cheap but quality’ at Next plc (NXT)”. But the stock was kicking around at an eighty quid share price then, whilst a c. sixty quid share price (or below) was always a much smarter level to get involved. And hopefully some of you have done so over the last six months or so, a point reinforced by the observation today that Next plc’s full year profit before tax guidance has been raised “by £20m to £860m, up +4.5% versus last year".

Premium content is for paid subscribers only
ShareProphets is reader-supported journalism

Become a member starting at £6.99 per month for all articles, the Bearcast, and our seven year archive.

Filed under:

Subscribe to our newsletter

Daily digest of our latest stories.

Search ShareProphets

Market News

Complete Coverage

Recent Comments

That Was the Week that Was



Ariana – Surprise!

Time left: 08:11:24