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Metro Inc (MRU.TO)

MRU.TO on Toronto Stock Exchange

40.70CAD
21 Sep 2018
Change (% chg)

$-0.04 (-0.10%)
Prev Close
$40.74
Open
$40.78
Day's High
$41.13
Day's Low
$40.61
Volume
1,188,119
Avg. Vol
444,485
52-wk High
$45.44
52-wk Low
$38.32

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 7 4,582.35 4,930.00 4,166.88 --
Quarter Ending Sep-18 3 3,763.17 3,808.00 3,736.20 3,002.60
Year Ending Sep-18 9 14,421.10 14,660.40 14,282.00 13,258.80
Year Ending Sep-19 11 16,662.60 16,897.50 16,468.20 13,532.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 10 0.78 0.83 0.75 --
Quarter Ending Sep-18 10 0.64 0.68 0.61 0.69
Year Ending Sep-18 9 2.53 2.58 2.50 2.74
Year Ending Sep-19 11 2.91 3.09 2.80 3.04
LT Growth Rate (%) 2 7.95 8.21 7.70 8.90
Sales and Profit Figures in Canadian Dollar (CAD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 5.43 77.22 39.45
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 18.45 45.35 46.69
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 8.75 22.76 27.93
Beta 0.07 0.52 0.78
Price to Sales (TTM) 0.75 1.48 6.13
Price to Book (MRQ) 1.89 4.34 34.06
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) -- 8.61 37.35
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 5.37 29.86 34.37
% Owned Institutions -- 0.00 0.00

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 1.77 1.57 2.40
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 1.31 1.65 2.32
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 17.59 5.32 7.94
Payout Ratio(TTM) 9.76 40.41 80.43

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 13.83 6.72 8.35
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 7.76 6.53 4.74
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 2.45 10.85 8.37
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -11.54 27.46 5.91
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 198.15 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 9.72 8.63 7.00
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 8.20 6.49 6.25

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.50 0.92 0.87
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.22 1.17 1.46
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 53.41 54.14 5.51
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 53.57 71.08 51.14
Interest Coverage (TTM) -- 90.21 34.53

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 19.64 35.10 37.69
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 19.46 34.99 37.16
EBITD Margin (TTM) 6.86 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 7.16 10.55 19.53
Operating Margin (TTM) 5.52 5.88 11.71
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 5.57 6.16 17.72
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 15.03 5.39 12.28
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 6.19 5.85 17.42
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 12.46 4.03 7.64
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 4.72 4.02 12.91
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 17.13 23.60 26.10
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 23.78 32.73 25.79

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 213,471 70,926,448 4,410,293,335
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 26,591 2,199,201 630,184,737
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 32.09 70.00 17.78
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 11.78 14.87 6.53
Asset Turnover (TTM) 1.64 1.11 1.77

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 20.47 3.67 24.50
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 10.71 4.55 28.05
Return on Investment (TTM) 24.52 6.00 60.93
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 14.19 7.00 61.56
Return on Equity (TTM) 41.78 9.83 73.70
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 20.89 11.38 71.33
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 3.03 4.36 2.45
EPS (TTM) % 7.53 15.00 9.72
Dividend % 16.92 30.35 17.59
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Metro Inc

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week -1.64 -0.84 92 85
13 Week -8.52 -7.24 70 42
26 Week 1.52 -4.74 99 66
52 Week 1.60 -3.22 95 73
YTD 1.12 1.02 99 74
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 50.94%
# of Holders: 242
Total Shares Held: 130,537,229
3 Mo. Net Change: 4,041,366
# New Positions: 3
# Closed Positions: 8
# Increased Positions: 83
# Reduced Positions: 48
# Net Buyers: 35
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