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MCY - Mercury NZ Share Price

NZD6.51 -0.0  -0.5%

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Large Cap
Market Cap £4.69bn
Enterprise Value £5.34bn
Revenue £918.1m
Position in Universe 70th / 1914
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1m -3.17%
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52w High -14.3%
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Financial Summary
Year End 30th Jun 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
1,678 1,564 1,597 1,798 2,000 1,768 1,938 1,913 +1.1%
-46.6 +55.1 +13.1 +18.9 -9.2 -1.4 -2.04 +9.40
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 31 December 2020, MercuryNZ Ltd revenues increased 2% to NZ$944M. Net incomeincreased 57% to NZ$130M. Revenues reflect an increase indemand for the Company's products and services due tofavorable market conditions. Net income benefited from Gainon sale and impairments increase from NZ$0K to NZ$41M(income), Maintenance Expenses decrease of 27% to NZ$16M(expense).
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Profile Summary

Mercury NZ Limited, formerly Mighty River Power Limited, is engaged in energy retail business. The Company is an electricity retailor and generator, which is engaged in providing energy services to homes, businesses and industrial customers throughout New Zealand. The Company's segments include Energy Markets and Other Segments. The Energy Markets segment encompasses activities associated with the production, sale and trading of energy and related services and products, and generation development activities. The Other Segments includes metering and international geothermal development and operations. The Company sells electricity, through multiple retail brands, including GLOBUG, Tiny Mighty and Bosco. Its generation consists of two fuel sources: hydro and geothermal. It operates approximately nine hydro plants along the Waikato River. The Company supplies metering infrastructure and services to the utility sector across New Zealand.

Last Annual June 30th, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated December 16, 1998
Public Since May 10, 2013
No. of Shareholders: 78,323
No. of Employees: 786
Sector Utilities
Industry Electric Utilities & IPPs
Exchange New Zealand Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 1,400,012,517
Free Float (0.0%)
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Frequently Asked Questions for Mercury NZ
What is the Mercury NZ share price?

As of 6:00am, shares in Mercury NZ are trading at NZD6.51, giving the company a market capitalisation of £4.69bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Mercury NZ share price performed this year?

Shares in Mercury NZ are currently trading at NZD6.51 and the price has moved by 37.92% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Mercury NZ price has moved by 5.64% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Mercury NZ?

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

When will Mercury NZ next release its financial results?

Mercury NZ is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Mercury NZ dividend yield?

The Mercury NZ dividend yield is 2.49% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Mercury NZ pay a dividend?

Last year, Mercury NZ paid a total dividend of 0.16, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 2.49%. Looking ahead, Mercury NZ has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Mercury NZ next pay dividends?

Mercury NZ has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Mercury NZ shares is currently 2.49%.

How do I buy Mercury NZ shares?

To buy shares in Mercury NZ you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Mercury NZ?

Shares in Mercury NZ are currently trading at NZD6.51, giving the company a market capitalisation of £4.69bn.

Where are Mercury NZ shares listed? Where are Mercury NZ shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Mercury NZ:

Country of listing: New Zealand
Exchange: NZC
Ticker Symbol: MCY
What kind of share is Mercury NZ?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Mercury NZ is currently classified as a Style Neutral. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Mercury NZ share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Mercury NZ are currently priced at NZD6.51. At that level they are trading at 3.53% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Mercury NZ currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.149 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Mercury NZ 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 Mercury NZ. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 2.29%. At the current price of NZD6.51, shares in Mercury NZ are trading at 8.27% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Mercury NZ PE Ratio?

The Mercury NZ PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 39.85. The shares are currently trading at NZD6.51.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Mercury NZ?

Mercury NZ's management team is headed by:

James Miller - NID
Marlene Strawson - GMG
William Meek - CFO
Prue Flacks - NEC
Keith Smith - NID
Tony Nagel - GMG
Andrew Lark - NID
Phil Gibson - GMG
Nick Clarke - GMG
Kevin Brian Angland - GMG
Julia Jack - CMO
Hannah Juliet Hamling - NID
Vincent Hawksworth - CEO
Lucie Drummond - GMG
Stewart Hamilton - GMG
Who are the major shareholders of Mercury NZ?

Here are the top five shareholders of Mercury NZ based on the size of their shareholding:

New Zealand Treasury Government Agency
Percentage owned: 52.57% (716.1m shares)
Accident Compensation Corporation Insurance Company
Percentage owned: 1.93% (26.3m shares)
The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 1.33% (18.1m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 0.81% (11.1m shares)
Vanguard Total International Stock Index Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 0.61% (8.26m shares)
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