Next Plc (NXT.L) Announced, in its trading statement, that its full price sales in the Q2 have been better than we
anticipated and were up 4.0% on last year. Further, for the full year its full price sales guidance
increases by £70 million and, after accounting for associated costs, is expected to add £20 million to
profit. Furthermore, the company is increasing its guidance for full year profit by £10 million to £725
million, marginally up on last year.