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Fundamental Company Figures

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Market Cap $8.35 billion
P/E Ratio 36.50
Dividend Yield 2.37%
Shares Outstanding 1.36 billion
Earnings per share 0.187
Dividend per share 0.15
Year To Date Return 1.80%
Earnings Yield 2.74%
Franking N/A

Mercury NZ Ltd (ASX: MCY) Latest News

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About Mercury NZ Ltd (ASX: MCY)

Mercury NZ (formerly Mighty River Power) generates more than 15% of New Zealand's electricity and is one of the four major electricity generators and suppliers in the country. All electricity is now generated from renewable sources, which makes it one of the lowest-cost providers of electricity. The company operates nine hydro stations and five geothermal power plants, all located in the North Island. Mercury sells electricity to residential and commercial customers and has the largest share of the key Auckland market.

Share Price History

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
17 May 2021 $6.13 $-0.19 -3.01% 4,364 $6.15 $6.15 $6.06
14 May 2021 $6.32 $0.40 6.76% 20,551 $6.18 $6.32 $6.07
13 May 2021 $5.92 $-0.55 -8.50% 10,950 $6.11 $6.11 $5.92
12 May 2021 $6.47 $0.00 0.00% 4,113 $6.18 $6.47 $6.14
11 May 2021 $6.47 $-0.01 -0.15% 7,451 $6.28 $6.47 $6.19
10 May 2021 $6.48 $0.07 1.09% 14,277 $6.41 $6.48 $6.33
07 May 2021 $6.41 $-0.01 -0.16% 10,098 $6.39 $6.58 $6.36
06 May 2021 $6.42 $-0.28 -4.18% 3,154 $6.47 $6.47 $6.42
05 May 2021 $6.70 $0.00 0.00% 29,788 $6.47 $6.70 $6.37
04 May 2021 $6.70 $-0.10 -1.47% 10,185 $6.44 $6.70 $6.44
03 May 2021 $6.80 $0.30 4.62% 8,060 $6.45 $6.80 $6.33
30 Apr 2021 $6.50 $-0.04 -0.61% 11,861 $6.44 $6.52 $6.44
29 Apr 2021 $6.54 $0.04 0.62% 13,365 $6.37 $6.54 $6.27
28 Apr 2021 $6.50 $-0.15 -2.26% 10,698 $6.41 $6.50 $6.40
27 Apr 2021 $6.65 $0.28 4.40% 24,008 $6.35 $6.65 $6.35
26 Apr 2021 $6.37 $0.17 2.74% 4,707 $6.29 $6.38 $6.25
23 Apr 2021 $6.20 $-0.18 -2.82% 9,968 $6.29 $6.32 $6.13
22 Apr 2021 $6.38 $0.00 0.00% 18,455 $6.09 $6.38 $6.06
21 Apr 2021 $6.38 $0.20 3.24% 11,768 $6.16 $6.38 $6.10
20 Apr 2021 $6.18 $-0.21 -3.29% 61,568 $6.22 $6.22 $6.01
19 Apr 2021 $6.39 $0.09 1.43% 130,276 $6.26 $6.39 $6.09
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Director Transactions

Data provided by Morningstar.
Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
25 Mar 2021 Hannah Hamling Buy 300 $1,935
16 Mar 2021 Hannah Hamling Buy 2 $12,700
07 Oct 2020 Hannah Hamling Buy 1 $5,129


Directors & Management

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Name Title StartDate Profile
Mr James Bruce Miller Non-Executive Director May 2012
Mr Keith Smith Non-Executive Director May 2009
Dr Patrick Clifford Strange Non-Executive Director Feb 2014
Ms Prudence (Prue) Flacks Non-Executive Director,Non-Executive Chairman May 2010
Mr Michael (Mike) John Taitoko Non-Executive Director Aug 2015
Mr Scott Andrew St John Non-Executive Director Sep 2017
Mr Andrew (Andy) Lark Non-Executive Director Jul 2014
Ms Hannah Hamling Non-Executive Director Feb 2020
Mr Vincent James Hawksworth Chief Executive Officer Mar 2020
Mr Howard Thomas General Counsel,Company Secretary Aug 2017
Vincent James Hawksworth Chief Executive Officer
Howard Thomas General Counsel,Company Secretary
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Top Share Holders

Data provided by Morningstar.
Name Shares Capital
Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of New Zealand 716,140,528 51.15%
Mercury Nz Limited 377,115,843 2.69%
Hsbc Nominees (New Zealand) Limited 65,375,914 4.67%
Jp Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. Nz Branch-Segregated Clients Acct 46,610,947 3.33%
Hsbc Nominees (New Zealand) Limited A/C State Street 43,125,709 3.08%
Citibank Nominees (New Zealand) Limited 39,456,228 2.82%
Accident Compensation Corporation 26,322,539 1.88%
Forsyth Barr Custodians Limited 16,761,503 1.20%
Hsbc Nominees A/C Nz Superannuation Fund Nominees Limited 15,179,433 1.08%
National Nominees Limited 11,102,819 0.79%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 10,499,005 0.75%
Bnp Paribas Nominees (Nz) Limited 10,030,805 0.72%
Jbwere (Nz) Nominees Limited 9,495,620 0.68%
New Zealand Depository Nominee Limited 9,028,729 0.64%
Bnp Paribas Nominees (Nz) Limited 1 8,182,226 0.58%
Fnz Custodians Limited 8,069,095 0.58%
Custodial Services Limited 7,047,024 0.50%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 6,295,444 0.45%
Custodial Services Limited 1 6,128,744 0.44%
Bnp Paribas Nominees (Nz) Limited II 4,610,786 0.33%
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