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Metro, Inc.

MRU.TO

Latest Trade

56.41CAD

Change

-0.79(-1.38%)

Volume

383,813

Today's Range

56.39

 - 

57.42

52 Week Range

39.04

 - 

59.03

As of on the Toronto Stock Exchange ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
57.20
Open
57.33
Volume
383,813
3M AVG Volume
10.84
Today's High
57.42
Today's Low
56.39
52 Week High
59.03
52 Week Low
39.04
Shares Out (MIL)
254.47
Market Cap (MIL)
14,354.53
Forward P/E
19.65
Dividend (Yield %)
1.42

Next Event

Dividend For MRU.TO - 0.2000 CAD

Latest Developments

More

Metro Reports Q3 Earnings Per Share C$0.86

Unifor, Metro Grocery Store Workers Ratify New Four-Year Contract

Unifor Metro Workers Reach Tentative Deal New Contract Covers About 4,000 Workers At 27 Locations

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About Metro, Inc.

METRO INC. is engaged in food and pharmaceutical distribution. The Company operates under various grocery banners in the supermarket and discount segments. The Company operates or supplies a network of over 940 food stores under various banners, including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C, Food Basics, Adonis and Premiere Moisson, as well as approximately 260 drugstores under the Brunet, Metro Pharmacy and Drug Basics banners. The Adonis banner, which has over 10 stores, is specialized in perishables, and Mediterranean and Middle-Eastern products. It also operates Premiere Moisson, a company specialized in bakery, pastry, charcutery and other food offerings prepared on an artisanal basis. Premiere Moisson sells its products to its stores, to restaurant and distribution chains, as well as directly to consumers. It also acts as franchisor and distributor for over 180 franchised Brunet Plus, Brunet, Brunet Clinique and Clini Plus drugstores, owned by independent pharmacists.

Industry

Retail (Grocery)

Contact Info

11011 Maurice-Duplessis Blvd

+1.514.6431000

https://www.metro.ca/en

Executive Leadership

Real Raymond

Lead Independent Chairman of the Board

Eric Richer La Fleche

President, Chief Executive Officer, Non-Independent Director

Francois Thibault

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer

Christian Bourbonniere

Executive Vice President - Quebec Division Head

Carmine Fortino

Executive Vice President - Ontario Division Head

Key Stats

2.70 mean rating - 10 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, CAD)

2016

12.8K

2017

13.2K

2018

14.4K

2019(E)

16.7K
EPS (CAD)

2016

2.390

2017

2.570

2018

2.520

2019(E)

2.871
Price To Earnings (TTM)
20.98
Price To Sales (TTM)
0.86
Price To Book (MRQ)
2.44
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
14.73
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
45.03
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
44.83
Return on Investment (TTM)
7.27
Return on Equity (TTM)
6.33

Latest News

Latest News

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Friday:

Metro to sell majority stake in Chinese business to Wumart

German wholesaler Metro <B4B.DE> has agreed to sell a majority stake in its Chinese operations to local retailer Wumart, continuing a drive to simplify its business and focus on its core customers in the hospitality industry.

Wumart emerges as leading bidder for stake in Metro's China ops - sources

China's Wumart Stores has emerged as the front runner to clinch a majority stake in German retail giant Metro's China business, sources familiar with the auction told Reuters.

Investor Redos notifies regulators about planned Real acquisition -sources

German real estate investor Redos has officially notified antitrust authorities about its intention to buy Metro's loss-making Real hypermarket chain, people close to the matter said, in a sign that the deal is nearing completion.

Germany's Metro says talks on Real chain sale taking longer

Talks to sell Metro's loss-making Real hypermarket chain to real estate investor Redos could take longer than expected after other parties showed interest in the properties, the German wholesaler said.

Czech investor Kretinsky's Casino investment separate from Metro: spokesman

Czech businessman Daniel Kretinsky and Slovak partner Patrik Tkac's acquisition of a stake in French retailer Casino <CASP.PA> has no connection to their investment in Germany's Metro <B4B.DE>, a spokesman said on Thursday.

Metro's China assets auction deadline extended: sources

Metro<B4B.DE> has extended the deadline for submitting offers for its China business until next week to give potential bidders more time to perform due diligence, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.

Metro investor says bid fails, it's up to management to prove Metro is worth more

Czech businessman Daniel Kretinsky said on Thursday his 5.8 billion euro ($6.5 billion) bid for German wholesaler Metro <B4B.DE> would not succeed and added it was now up to management to show that the company is worth more.

Metro investors Meridian, Beisheim don't tender shares to Kretinsky - spokesman

A spokesman for Metro <B4B.DE> shareholders Meridian Stiftung and Beisheim Holding said on Thursday they had not tendered their shares to Czech businessman Daniel Kretinsky.

Czech investor Kretinsky won't raise offer for Germany's Metro

Czech businessman Daniel Kretinsky's investment vehicle said on Monday it would not raise its 5.8 billion euro (£5.35 billion) bid for Metro <B4B.DE>, after failing to convince two of the German retailer's top shareholders of the deal.

Czech investor Kretinsky won't raise offer price for German retailer Metro

Czech businessman Daniel Kretinsky's investment vehicle said on Monday it would not raise its 16-euros-per-share bid for Metro, after failing to reach an agreement with two of the German retailer's top shareholders.

Metro investors opposed to takeover offer start buying shares

Two major shareholders in Metro <B4B.DE> have started to buy more shares in the German wholesaler, the company said on Thursday, joining forces to fend off a takeover bid.

Investors shun Kretinsky's Metro offer - filing

Investors are so far shunning EP Global Commerce's takeover offer for German retailer Metro <B4B.DE>, which the company and some of its leading shareholders have rejected.

Investor seeks talks over contested Metro takeover bid: sources

Czech billionaire investor Daniel Kretinsky wants to hold talks to try to find a compromise after management and some investors rejected his bid to buy German wholesaler Metro <B4B.DE>, several sources close to the process said on Tuesday.

Top Metro investors to join forces after rejecting takeover offer

Two major shareholders in Metro <B4B.DE> said on Monday they planned to join forces by pooling their interests and voting rights as they seek to help fend off a takeover bid for the German retailer.

Germany's Metro recommends investors reject takeover bid

Metro <B4B.DE> on Wednesday recommended its shareholders turn down a takeover offer by EP Global Commerce, which is owned by Czech and Slovak investors, arguing that the 5.8 billion euro bid undervalues the German retail group.

Metro supervisory board vote on takeover was unanimous: source

The supervisory board of German retailer Metro <B4B.DE> voted unanimously with one abstention to recommend shareholders to reject a takeover offer by EP Global Commerce, a source familiar with the situation said on Wednesday.

Metro supervisory board vote on takeover was unanimous - source

The supervisory board of German retailer Metro <B4B.DE> voted unanimously with one abstention to recommend shareholders to reject a takeover offer by EP Global Commerce, a source familiar with the situation said on Wednesday.

Metro supervisory board vote on takeover was unanimous -source

The supervisory board of German retailer Metro voted unanimously with one abstention to recommend shareholders to reject a takeover offer by EP Global Commerce, a source familiar with the situation said on Wednesday.

Germany's Metro recommends to reject EPGC's takeover bid

German retail group Metro on Wednesday recommended its shareholders not to accept a takeover offer by EP Global Commerce, which is owned by Czech and Slovak investors.

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