National Express Group (NEX)

Sector:

Tourism and Leisure Services

Index:

FTSE 250

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411.20p
   
  • Change Today:
      2.80p
  • 52 Week High: 414.00
  • 52 Week Low: 340.90
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 511.56m
  • Volume: 583,472
  • Market Cap: 2,103.55m
  • RiskGrade: 93
  • Beta: 0.02

NEX Overview

National Express Group is a leading transport provider delivering services in the UK, North America, Germany, Spain and Morocco. Every year more than 800 million journeys are made on our buses, trains, light rail services and coaches.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.3% 3.8%
Div Cover 2.2 2.2
Op Mrgn 8.5% 9.1%
ROCE 22.0%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 14.1 12.8
PEG 1.3 1.2
Pr/Revenue 0.9 0.9
Pr/Book 1.8  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 10.9% 1.6%
PBT 16.0% 37.4%
EPS 10.6% 10.4%
DPS 10.0% 10.3%

NEX Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-13 1,891.30 64.40 21.50p 12.8 n/a -16% 10.00p 3.6%
31-Dec-14 1,867.40 66.50 18.90p 13.1 n/a -12% 10.30p 4.1%
31-Dec-15 1,919.80 124.40 23.40p 14.2 0.6 +24% 11.33p 3.4%
31-Dec-16 2,093.70 134.80 26.30p 13.4 1.1 +12% 12.28p 3.5%
31-Dec-17 2,321.20 156.40 29.10p 13.1 1.2 +11% 13.51p 3.5%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

NEX Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-18 2,358.70 214.87 32.13p 12.8 1.2 +10% 14.90p 3.8%
31-Dec-19 2,456.77 219.51 33.24p 12.4 3.6 +3% 15.99p 4.0%

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NEX Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 18-May-2018 15:30 RNS
Results of Annual General Meeting 16-May-2018 16:58 RNS
Trading Statement 16-May-2018 07:00 RNS

Latest NEX Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
10-May-18 Exercise of option Chris Davies 0.000p 30,816 0.00
11-Apr-18 Buy Jane Kingston 404.35p 3,000 12,130.49
20-Mar-18 Sell Dean K Finch 392.20p 84,598 331,793.35

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

NEX Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 411.20p
Change Today 2.80p
% Change 0.69 %
52 Week High 414.00
52 Week Low 340.90
Volume 583,472
Shares Issued 511.56m
Market Cap 2,103.55m
Beta 0.02
RiskGrade 93

NEX Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
4.82% above the market average4.82% above the market average4.82% above the market average4.82% above the market average4.82% above the market average
21.52% above the sector average21.52% above the sector average21.52% above the sector average21.52% above the sector average21.52% above the sector average
Price Trend
57.31% above the market average57.31% above the market average57.31% above the market average57.31% above the market average57.31% above the market average
39.02% above the sector average39.02% above the sector average39.02% above the sector average39.02% above the sector average39.02% above the sector average
Income
51.89% above the market average51.89% above the market average51.89% above the market average51.89% above the market average51.89% above the market average
45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average45.45% above the sector average
Growth
14.71% above the market average14.71% above the market average14.71% above the market average14.71% above the market average14.71% above the market average
42.11% above the sector average42.11% above the sector average42.11% above the sector average42.11% above the sector average42.11% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 8
Buy 0
Neutral 3
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 11
buy
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NEX Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 26-Apr-18 31-Aug-17
Paid 21-May-18 22-Sep-17
Amount 9.25p 4.26p

Trades for 18-May-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
16:53 1,400 @ 410.23p
16:52 1,300 @ 409.92p
16:51 47,694 @ 409.70p
16:49 111,800 @ 418.48p
16:41 3,400 @ 410.41p

NEX Key Personnel

CEO Dean K Finch
Chair John Armitt
CEO Matthew Ashley

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