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TSE:MRUMetro Stock Price, Forecast & News

C$56.15
+0.22 (+0.39 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
C$55.82
Now: C$56.15
C$56.84
50-Day Range
C$55.46
MA: C$58.06
C$60.15
52-Week Range
C$48.60
Now: C$56.15
C$61.74
Volume469,100 shs
Average Volume760,609 shs
Market CapitalizationC$14.14 billion
P/E Ratio19.49
Dividend Yield1.43%
BetaN/A
Metro Inc. operates as a retailer and distributor 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, bakery products, pastries, and deli products, as well as Mediterranean and Middle-Eastern products; and drug stores and pharmacies. As of September 29, 2018, the company operated a network of 333 supermarkets under the Metro and Metro Plus brands; 97 discount stores under the Super C brand name; 57 stores under the Marché Richelieu brand; and 131 discount stores under the Food Basics brand name. It also operates 12 stores under the Adonis banner and 27 stores under the Première Moisson banner. As of the above date, the company operated 28 drugstores under the Drug Basics banner and 44 drugstores under the Metro Pharmacy banner. In addition, it acts as a franchisor and distributor for 417 PJC Jean Coutu, PJC Health et, and PJC Health & Beauty drug stores, as well as 180 Brunet Plus, Brunet, Brunet Clinique, and Clini Plus drug stores. Further, the company manufactures generic drugs. Additionally, it is involved in the online sale of meal-kits through MissFresh brand. The company serves restaurants, small stores and markets, convenience stores, and 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.29 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Grocery Stores
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+1-514-6431000

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$17.11 billion
Cash FlowC$0.85 per share
Book ValueC$23.58 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees41,213
Market CapC$14.14 billion
Next Earnings Date8/12/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Metro (TSE:MRU) Frequently Asked Questions

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 shares have increased by 3.1% and is now trading at C$56.15. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Metro?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Metro in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Metro.

When is Metro's next earnings date?

Metro is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 12th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Metro.

How were Metro's earnings last quarter?

Metro, Inc. (TSE:MRU) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 22nd. The company reported $0.72 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.02. The business earned $3.99 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.99 billion. View Metro's earnings history.

What price target have analysts set for MRU?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Metro's stock. Their forecasts range from C$54.00 to C$65.00. On average, they expect Metro's stock price to reach C$60.43 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Metro.

Has Metro been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about MRU stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Metro earned a coverage optimism score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutMetro.

Who are some of Metro's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Metro own?

Who are Metro's key executives?

Metro's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Eric Richer La Flèche, Pres, CEO & Non-Independent Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. François Thibault, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer
  • Mr. Serge Boulanger, Sr. VP of National Procurement and Corp. Brands
  • Mr. Christian Bourbonniere, Exec. VP & Head of Quebec Division
  • Mr. Carmen Fortino, Exec. VP, Ontario Division Head & National Supply Chain (Age 60)

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 online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade, and Charles Schwab.

What is Metro's stock price today?

One share of MRU stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$56.15.

How big of a company is Metro?

Metro has a market capitalization of C$14.14 billion and generates C$17.11 billion in revenue each year. Metro employs 41,213 workers across the globe.

What is Metro's official website?

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

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 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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