About Mercer International
Mercer International Inc. is engaged in producing (northern bleached softwood kraft) NBSK pulp. The Company operates in the pulp industry and produces pulp for resale, known as market pulp, in Germany. It also produces and sells tall oil, which is used as both a chemical additive and as a green energy source. The Company operates over two mills in Eastern Germany and approximately one mill in Western Canada. The Company's NBSK pulp mills include Rosenthal mill, which is located in the town of Blankenstein, Germany, approximately 300 kilometers south of Berlin; Stendal Mill, which is located near the town of Stendal, Germany, approximately 130 kilometers west of Berlin, and Celgar Mill, which is located near the city of Castlegar, British Columbia, Canada, over 600 kilometers east of Vancouver. The Company's NBSK pulp mills has an annual production capacity of approximately 1.5 million air-dried metric tons (ADMTs) of NBSK pulp and generates over 305 megawatts (MW) of electricity.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Basic Materials
- Industry: Paper & Paper Products
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Exchange: NASDAQ
- Symbol: MERC
- Previous Close: $12.00
- 50 Day Moving Average: $11.87
- 200 Day Moving Average: $9.60
- 52-Week Range: $7.03 - $12.98
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.22
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.24
- P/E Growth: -6.38
- Market Cap: $775.86M
- Outstanding Shares: 64,655,000
- Beta: 1.43
- Net Margins: 3.75%
- Return on Equity: 8.34%
- Return on Assets: 2.87%
Companies Related to Mercer International:
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.54%
- Current Ratio: 3.60%
- Quick Ratio: 2.40%
What is Mercer International's stock symbol?
Mercer International trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MERC."
How often does Mercer International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mercer International?
Mercer International declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 10th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 28th will be given a dividend of $0.115 per share on Tuesday, April 4th. This represents a $0.46 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.83%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 24th.
Where is Mercer International's stock going? Where will Mercer International's stock price be in 2017?
6 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Mercer International's stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Mercer International's stock price to reach $11.50 in the next year.
When will Mercer International announce their earnings?
Mercer International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April, 27th 2017.
Who owns Mercer International stock?
Mercer International's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Iat Reinsurance Co. LTD. (25.45%), Knighthead Capital Management LLC (4.17%), Aegis Financial Corp (0.62%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.35%), Credit Agricole S A (0.20%) and Systematic Financial Management LP (0.20%). Company insiders that own Mercer International stock include Genevieve Stannus and Peter R Kellogg.
Who sold Mercer International stock? Who is selling Mercer International stock?
Mercer International's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Systematic Financial Management LP.
Who bought Mercer International stock? Who is buying Mercer International stock?
Mercer International's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Credit Agricole S A, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC and Renaissance Group LLC.
How do I buy Mercer International stock?
Shares of Mercer International can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Mercer International stock cost?
One share of Mercer International stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.00.