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MERC.U - Mercer International Inc Share Price

$16.1 0.0  0.0%

Last Trade - 22/05/18

Basic Materials
Mid Cap
Market Cap £739.7m
Enterprise Value £1.34bn
Revenue £1.04bn
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
1,033 931.6 1,169 1,458 1,624 1,423 1,722 1,817 +6.6%
-34.3 -53.6 +216.2 +37.3 +7.93
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, MercerInternational Inc. revenues decreased 12% to $1.42B. Netloss increased 79% to $17.2M. Revenues reflect Pulp segmentdecrease of 16% to $1.22B, Corporate and other segmentdecrease of 34% to $4.8M, Germany segment decrease of 18%to $387.3M, Other countries segment decrease of 15% to$422.9M, China segment decrease of 15% to $367.6M.
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Profile Summary

Mercer International Inc. is a producer of northern bleached softwood kraft (NBSK) pulp, which is pulp that is sold on the open market. The Company also produces and sells tall oil, a by-product of its production process, which is used as both a chemical additive and as a green energy source. It produces and sells NBSK pulp, which is a bleached kraft pulp manufactured using northern softwood. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated two mills in Eastern Germany and one mill in Western Canada. As of December 31, 2016, its three NBSK pulp mills had consolidated annual production capacity of approximately 1.5 million air-dried metric tons (ADMTs) of NBSK pulp and were capable of generating 305 megawatts (MW) of electricity. Additionally, its German mills generate tall oil from black liquor, which is sold to third parties for use in various applications, including bio-fuels. The Company's mills generate and sell energy to regional utilities.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated July 12, 2005
Public Since March 9, 1989
No. of Shareholders: 173
No. of Employees: 2,375
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Paper & Forest Products
Exchange Toronto Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 65,988,357
Free Float (0.0%)
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Upcoming Events for MERC.U
Thursday 29th April, 2021
Q1 2021 Mercer International Inc Earnings Release
Friday 30th April, 2021
Q1 2021 Mercer International Inc Earnings Call
Friday 28th May, 2021
Mercer International Inc Annual Shareholders Meeting
Friday 28th May, 2021 Estimate
Mercer International Inc Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 29th July, 2021
Q2 2021 Mercer International Inc Earnings Release
Friday 30th July, 2021
Q2 2021 Mercer International Inc Earnings Call
Frequently Asked Questions for Mercer International Inc
What is the Mercer International Inc share price?

As of 22/05/18, shares in Mercer International Inc are trading at $16.1, giving the company a market capitalisation of £739.7m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Mercer International Inc share price performed this year?

Shares in Mercer International Inc are currently trading at $16.1 and the price has moved by 34.28% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Mercer International Inc price has moved by -0.29% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Mercer International Inc?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Mercer International Inc, there are there are currently 0 "buy" , 2 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Mercer International Inc is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Mercer International Inc next release its financial results?

Mercer International Inc is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Mercer International Inc dividend yield?

The Mercer International Inc dividend yield is % based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Mercer International Inc pay a dividend?

Last year, Mercer International Inc paid a total dividend of 0.26, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of %. Looking ahead, Mercer International Inc has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Mercer International Inc next pay dividends?

Mercer International Inc has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Mercer International Inc shares is currently %.

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What is the market cap of Mercer International Inc?

Shares in Mercer International Inc are currently trading at $16.1, giving the company a market capitalisation of £739.7m.

Where are Mercer International Inc shares listed? Where are Mercer International Inc shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Mercer International Inc:

Country of listing: Canada
Exchange: TOR
Ticker Symbol: MERC.U
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How can I tell whether the Mercer International Inc share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Mercer International Inc. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 17.01%. At the current price of $16.1, shares in Mercer International Inc are trading at % against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

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Who are the key directors of Mercer International Inc?

Mercer International Inc's management team is headed by:

Jimmy Lee - CHM
Wolfram Ridder - VBD
David Gandossi - PRE
William McCartney - IND
Leonhard Nossol - OTH
Eric Heine - VPR
David Ure - CFO
Genevieve Stannus - TRS
Brian Merwin - VPR
Richard Short - VPR
R. Keith Purchase - LED
Adolf Koppensteiner - COO
Rainer Rettig - IND
Alice Laberge - DRC
Janine North - DRC
Who are the major shareholders of Mercer International Inc?

Here are the top five shareholders of Mercer International Inc based on the size of their shareholding:

IAT Reinsurance Co., Ltd. Corporation
Percentage owned: 24.97% (16.5m shares)
Kellogg (Peter R) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 14.43% (9.53m shares)
Gates Capital Management, Inc. Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 9.59% (6.33m shares)
Dimensional Fund Advisors, L.P. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 7.54% (4.98m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 6.01% (3.96m shares)
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