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Fortescue Metals Group Ltd (ASX: FMG) Share Price and News

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Fundamental Company Figures

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Market Cap $68.05 billion
P/E Ratio 7.91
Dividend Yield 11.10%
Shares Outstanding 3.08 billion
Earnings per share 2.812
Dividend per share 2.94
Year To Date Return 1.24%
Earnings Yield 12.64%
Franking 100%

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Dividend Payment History

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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
01 Mar 2021 $1.4700 100.00% Interim 24 Mar 2021
31 Aug 2020 $1.0000 100.00% Final 02 Oct 2020
02 Mar 2020 $0.7600 100.00% Interim 06 Apr 2020
02 Sep 2019 $0.2400 100.00% Final 02 Oct 2019
22 May 2019 $0.6000 100.00% Special Cash 14 Jun 2019
28 Feb 2019 $0.1100 100.00% Special Cash 22 Mar 2019
28 Feb 2019 $0.1900 100.00% Interim 22 Mar 2019
31 Aug 2018 $0.1200 100.00% Final 02 Oct 2018
01 Mar 2018 $0.1100 100.00% Interim 05 Apr 2018
01 Sep 2017 $0.2500 100.00% Final 03 Oct 2017
02 Mar 2017 $0.2000 100.00% Interim 06 Apr 2017
02 Sep 2016 $0.1200 100.00% Final 04 Oct 2016
02 Mar 2016 $0.0300 100.00% Interim 07 Apr 2016
03 Sep 2015 $0.0200 100.00% 05 Oct 2015
02 Mar 2015 $0.0300 100.00% 07 Apr 2015
01 Sep 2014 $0.1000 100.00% Final 03 Oct 2014
27 Feb 2014 $0.1000 100.00% Interim 02 Apr 2014
02 Sep 2013 $0.1000 100.00% Final 04 Oct 2013
07 Mar 2012 $0.0400 100.00% Interim 02 Apr 2012
05 Sep 2011 $0.0400 100.00% Final 30 Sep 2011
08 Mar 2011 $0.0300 0.00% Interim 31 Mar 2011
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Yearly Dividend Payment Chart

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About Fortescue Metals Group Ltd (ASX: FMG)

Fortescue Metals Group Ltd (FMG) is an iron ore production and exploration company with assets located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. It is the fourth largest iron ore producer in the world after BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, and Vale.

As one of the world’s largest iron ore producers, Fortescue owns and operates integrated operations spanning two iron ore mine hubs, the five-berth Herb Elliott Port and Judith Street Harbour towage facility in Port Hedland and the fastest heavy haul railway in the world.

Fortescue was first publicly listed in 1987, and is now ranked as one of the largest companies on the ASX.

Share Price History

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
05 Mar 2021 $22.10 $-0.15 -0.67% 11,259,235 $22.25 $22.30 $21.66
04 Mar 2021 $22.25 $-0.59 -2.58% 9,457,080 $22.70 $22.74 $21.96
03 Mar 2021 $22.84 $1.23 5.69% 11,476,880 $22.25 $22.84 $21.77
02 Mar 2021 $21.61 $-1.07 -4.72% 12,262,224 $23.09 $23.24 $21.61
01 Mar 2021 $22.68 $-1.43 -5.93% 13,565,028 $22.25 $22.93 $22.13
26 Feb 2021 $24.11 $-1.13 -4.48% 13,420,978 $24.90 $25.10 $24.11
25 Feb 2021 $25.24 $0.76 3.10% 8,417,420 $24.76 $25.40 $24.63
24 Feb 2021 $24.48 $-0.36 -1.45% 7,458,736 $24.84 $25.03 $24.33
23 Feb 2021 $24.84 $0.10 0.40% 6,161,022 $25.00 $25.15 $24.54
22 Feb 2021 $24.74 $0.77 3.21% 6,772,242 $24.30 $25.05 $24.25
19 Feb 2021 $23.97 $-0.91 -3.66% 12,823,729 $24.99 $25.09 $23.65
18 Feb 2021 $24.88 $0.47 1.93% 9,608,857 $24.35 $25.30 $23.78
17 Feb 2021 $24.41 $0.71 3.00% 8,577,253 $23.85 $24.66 $23.78
16 Feb 2021 $23.70 $-0.73 -2.99% 11,067,180 $24.70 $24.94 $22.89
15 Feb 2021 $24.43 $0.60 2.52% 4,003,340 $24.10 $24.50 $24.02
12 Feb 2021 $23.83 $0.14 0.59% 3,760,589 $23.88 $24.01 $23.69
11 Feb 2021 $23.69 $-0.06 -0.25% 4,328,517 $23.66 $24.03 $23.65
10 Feb 2021 $23.75 $-0.14 -0.59% 4,024,245 $24.00 $24.22 $23.72
09 Feb 2021 $23.89 $0.17 0.72% 5,131,028 $24.11 $24.27 $23.60
08 Feb 2021 $23.72 $0.49 2.11% 5,519,555 $23.40 $24.03 $23.38
05 Feb 2021 $23.23 $0.16 0.69% 6,356,314 $23.44 $23.59 $22.97
04 Feb 2021 $23.07 $0.41 1.81% 6,118,301 $22.73 $23.17 $22.51
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Director Transactions

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
23 Feb 2021 Jennifer Morris Buy 1 $29,987
18 Nov 2020 Elizabeth Gaines Issued 291 $4,925,107
02 Oct 2020 Jennifer Morris Issued 716 $12,770
02 Oct 2020 Penelope (Penny) Bingham-Hall Issued 2 $45,410
30 Sep 2020 John (Andrew) Forrest Buy 6 $97,082,411
03 Sep 2020 Elizabeth Gaines Sell 113 $2,070,147
31 Aug 2020 Elizabeth Gaines Buy 498 $8,686,465
31 Aug 2020 Elizabeth Gaines Exercise 498 $8,686,465
27 Aug 2020 Ya-Qin Zhang Buy 12 $230,040
06 Apr 2020 Jennifer Morris Issued 946 $9,000
06 Apr 2020 Penelope (Penny) Bingham-Hall Issued 3 $31,957
13 Mar 2020 Mark Barnaba Buy 20 $185,802
11 Mar 2020 John (Andrew) Forrest Buy 4 $35,157
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Directors & Management

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Name Title StartDate Profile
Mr John (Andrew) Henry Forrest Non-Executive Chairman,Non-Executive Director Jul 2003
Ms Penelope (Penny) Bingham-Hall Non-Executive Director Nov 2016
Lord Sebastian Coe Non-Executive Director Feb 2018
Mr Mark Bradley Barnaba Non-Executive Director,Lead Independent Director,Non-Executive Deputy Chairman Feb 2010
Ms Elizabeth Anne Gaines Executive Director,Chief Executive Officer Feb 2013
Dr Jean Baderschneider Non-Executive Director Jan 2015
Ms Jennifer Morris Non-Executive Director Nov 2016
Dr Zhiqiang Cao Non-Executive Director Jan 2018
Dr Ya-Qin Zhang Non-Executive Director Sep 2019
Mr Cameron Wilson Company Secretary Feb 2018
Ms Alison Terry Group Manager - Corporate Affairs,Joint Company Secretary Feb 2017
Ms Julie Shuttleworth Deputy Chief Executive Officer Feb 2018
Cameron Wilson Company Secretary
Julie Shuttleworth Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Alison Terry Group Manager - Corporate Affairs,Joint Company Secretary
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Top Share Holders

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HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 729,984,421 23.71%
J P Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Limited 300,102,364 9.75%
Valin Investments (Singapore) Pte Ltd 228,007,497 7.41%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 155,867,760 5.06%
Emichrome Pty Ltd 93,045,000 3.02%
Valin Resources Investments (Singapore) Pte Ltd 76,426,216 2.48%
Amnl Financing Pty Ltd 71,365,581 2.32%
National Nominees Limited 36,909,329 1.20%
Amnl Financing Pty Ltd I 30,365,261 0.99%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd 28,205,701 0.92%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd 21,217,275 0.69%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited i 14,583,449 0.47%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited II 9,261,571 0.30%
Mr William Graeme Rowley 8,244,951 0.27%
Pacific Custodians Pty Limited 7,916,941 0.26%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited ii 6,466,799 0.21%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited i 6,437,112 0.21%
Pacific Custodians Pty Limited III 5,970,007 0.19%
Peter & Lyndy White Foundation Pty Ltd 5,890,083 0.19%
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FAQ

Will Fortescue Metals Group pay a dividend in 2020?

Fortescue typically pays twice-yearly, fully franked dividends in early April and October each year. Most recently, the company paid an interim dividend of 76 cents per share on 4 April 2020 and a final dividend of 24 cents per share on 2 October 2019. Fortescue has a policy of returning 50%-80% of its net profit after tax to shareholders in the form of dividends.

Does Fortescue Metals Group offer a DRP?

Yes. Fortescue offers shareholders residing in Australia and New Zealand the option of either full or partial participation in its dividend reinvestment plan.