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DOW   34,899.34
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Metro Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.70 (-1.12%)
(As of 11/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
364,546 shs
Average Volume
502,891 shs
Market Capitalization
C$14.97 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
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About Metro

Metro Inc. operates as a retailer, franchisor, distributor, and manufacturer in the food and pharmaceutical sectors in Canada. It operates food stores, including supermarkets and discount stores that provide fresh and grocery products, baked goods, prepared foods, meats, general merchandise, non-perishable goods, dairy products, fruits and vegetables, frozen foods, bakery products, pastries, and deli products, as well as Mediterranean and Middle-Eastern products; and drug stores and pharmacies. As of January 27, 2021, the company operated a network of approximately 950 food stores under various banners, including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C, and Food Basics, as well as approximately 650 drugstores primarily under the Jean Coutu, Brunet, Metro Pharmacy, and Food Basics Pharmacy banners. It also manufactures generic drugs; and provides online grocery shopping services. The company serves restaurants, other chains, non-franchised drugstores, and various health centers, as well as consumers. Metro Inc. was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Montréal, Canada.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Grocery Stores
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
C$18.28 billion
Cash Flow
C$1.82 per share
Book Value
C$26.34 per share


Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
C$14.97 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.53 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Metro (TSE:MRU) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Metro a buy right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Metro in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Metro stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in MRU, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Metro's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Metro's stock was trading at C$54.44 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MRU stock has increased by 13.7% and is now trading at C$61.88.
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When is Metro's next earnings date?

Metro is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 25th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Metro

How were Metro's earnings last quarter?

Metro Inc. (TSE:MRU) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 17th. The company reported $0.81 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.78 by $0.03. The business earned $4.09 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.12 billion.
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How often does Metro pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Metro?

Metro announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, September 27th. Investors of record on Friday, October 22nd will be paid a dividend of 0.25 per share on Tuesday, November 9th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 21st.
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Is Metro a good dividend stock?

Metro pays an annual dividend of C$0.95 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.60%. The dividend payout ratio of Metro is 28.53%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
View Metro's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for MRU?

10 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Metro's shares. Their forecasts range from C$64.00 to C$72.00. On average, they anticipate Metro's stock price to reach C$68.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Metro's key executives?

Metro's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Eric Richer La Fleche, Pres, CEO & Non-Independent Director (Age 59, Pay $2.43M)
  • Mr. Francois Thibault, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer
  • Mr. Marc Giroux, Exec. VP and Head of Quebec Division & E-Commerce
  • Mr. Carmine Fortino, Exec. VP and Head of Ontario Division & National Supply Chain (Age 62, Pay $1.16M)
  • Mr. Alain Champagne, Pres of Jean Coutu Group
  • Mr. Simon Rivet, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Ms. Marie-Claude Bacon, VP of Public Affairs & Communications
  • Mr. Alain Tadros, VP of Marketing
  • Ms. Geneviève Bich, VP of HR
  • Mr. Serge Boulanger, Sr. VP of National Procurement and Corp. Brands

What other stocks do shareholders of Metro own?

What is Metro's stock symbol?

Metro trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "MRU."

How do I buy shares of Metro?

Shares of MRU and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through an online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the Canadian stock market include BMO InvestorLine, CIBC Investor's Edge, Desjardins Online Brokerage, HSBC InvestDirect, Laurentian Bank Discount Brokerage, National Bank Direct Brokerage, Qtrade Investor, Questrade, RBC Direct Investing, Scotia iTrade, TD Direct Investing, and Virtual Brokers.
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What is Metro's stock price today?

One share of MRU stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$61.88.

How much money does Metro make?

Metro has a market capitalization of C$14.97 billion and generates C$18.28 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Metro have?

Metro employs 90,000 workers across the globe.

What is Metro's official website?

The official website for Metro is www.metro.ca.

Where are Metro's headquarters?

How can I contact Metro?

Metro's mailing address is 11011 Maurice-Duplessis Blvd, MONTREAL, QC H1C 1V6, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-514-6431000.

This page was last updated on 11/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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