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Fundamental Company Figures

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Market Cap $18.71 billion
P/E Ratio 114.94
Dividend Yield 2.13%
Shares Outstanding 2.56 billion
Earnings per share 0.069
Dividend per share 0.16
Year To Date Return 3.66%
Earnings Yield 0.87%
Franking N/A

Meridian Energy Ltd (ASX: MEZ) Latest News

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About Meridian Energy Ltd (ASX: MEZ)

Meridian is New Zealand's largest electricity generator, operating hydro stations and wind farms in New Zealand and Australia. Nearly 90% of its electricity is generated from low-cost hydro power plants, with wind making up the rest. The company's main competitors are vertically integrated firms, such as Mercury NZ, Genesis Energy, Contact Energy, and Trustpower.

Share Price History

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
15 Jan 2021 $7.30 $-0.08 -1.08% 62,821 $7.27 $7.34 $7.09
14 Jan 2021 $7.38 $0.02 0.27% 26,860 $7.34 $7.41 $7.25
13 Jan 2021 $7.36 $-0.34 -4.42% 36,629 $7.50 $7.60 $7.32
12 Jan 2021 $7.70 $-0.21 -2.65% 56,013 $7.41 $7.70 $7.32
11 Jan 2021 $7.91 $-0.73 -8.45% 81,653 $8.04 $8.04 $7.68
08 Jan 2021 $8.64 $0.04 0.47% 73,949 $8.86 $8.89 $8.01
07 Jan 2021 $8.60 $0.60 7.50% 77,984 $8.32 $9.33 $8.32
06 Jan 2021 $8.00 $-0.15 -1.84% 48,495 $8.02 $8.24 $7.92
05 Jan 2021 $8.15 $1.10 15.60% 82,661 $7.15 $8.25 $7.15
04 Jan 2021 $7.05 $-0.05 -0.70% 4,674 $7.04 $7.11 $7.04
31 Dec 2020 $7.10 $-0.31 -4.18% 26,443 $7.26 $7.26 $6.97
30 Dec 2020 $7.41 $0.11 1.51% 46,143 $7.25 $7.41 $7.25
29 Dec 2020 $7.30 $0.50 7.35% 58,748 $6.94 $7.49 $6.94
24 Dec 2020 $6.80 $0.00 0.00% 13,976 $6.60 $6.80 $6.60
23 Dec 2020 $6.80 $0.50 7.94% 53,661 $6.39 $6.80 $6.39
22 Dec 2020 $6.30 $0.25 4.13% 55,066 $6.09 $6.36 $6.09
21 Dec 2020 $6.05 $-0.24 -3.82% 54,465 $6.19 $6.21 $6.01
18 Dec 2020 $6.29 $-0.15 -2.33% 65,385 $6.23 $6.55 $6.17
17 Dec 2020 $6.44 $0.12 1.90% 36,300 $6.32 $6.46 $6.14
16 Dec 2020 $6.32 $-0.23 -3.51% 39,039 $6.39 $6.50 $6.23
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Directors & Management

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Name Title StartDate Profile
Mr Mark Verbiest Non-Executive Director,Non-Executive Chairman Mar 2017
Mr Peter David Wilson Non-Executive Deputy Chairman,Non-Executive Director May 2011
Mr Mark Cooper Cairns Non-Executive Director Jul 2012
Ms Janice (Jan) Amelia Dawson Non-Executive Director Nov 2012
Mr Anake Goodall Non-Executive Director May 2011
Ms Julia Hoare Non-Executive Director Sep 2019
Mrs Nagaja Tharanginee Sanatkumar Non-Executive Director Jan 2020
Ms Michelle Henderson Non-Executive Director Oct 2019
Mr Neal Barclay Chief Executive Officer Dec 2017
Mr Jason Woolley Company Secretary,General Counsel Dec 2019
Lisa Hannifin Chief Customer Officer
Neal Barclay Chief Executive Officer
Nic Kennedy Chief Executive, Flux Federation Limited
Jason Stein Chief Executive, Meridian Energy Australia Pty Limited, Powershop Australia Pty Limited
Mike Roan Chief Financial Officer
Tania Palmer Chief People Officer
Jason Woolley Company Secretary,General Counsel
Claire Shaw General Manager, Corporate Affairs and Sustainabillity
Guy Waipara General Manager, Generation and Natural Resources
Chris Ewers General Manager, Wholesale
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Top Share Holders

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Name Shares Capital
Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of New Zealand 1,307,586,374 51.02%
HSBC Nominees (New Zealand) Limited 130,849,682 5.11%
J.P. Morgan Chase Bank Na NZ Branch-Segregated Clients Acct 111,391,798 4.35%
HSBC Nominees (New Zealand) Limited A/C State Street 109,815,781 4.29%
Citibank Nominees (New Zealand) Limited 85,487,309 3.33%
Accident Compensation Corporation 46,166,160 1.80%
Custodial Services Limited 28,210,259 1.10%
Custodial Services Limited i 27,657,136 1.08%
Forsyth Barr Custodians Limited 27,433,130 1.07%
HSBC Nominees A/C NZ Superannuation Fund Nominees Limited 24,831,286 0.97%
JBWere (NZ) Nominees Limited 23,719,809 0.93%
BNP Paribas Nominees (NZ) Limited 23,621,044 0.92%
TEA Custodians Limited Client Property Trust Account 21,033,135 0.82%
BNP Paribas Nominees (NZ) Limited i 19,849,168 0.77%
National Nominees Limited 19,712,686 0.77%
Custodial Services Limited ii 16,756,874 0.65%
ANZ Wholesale Australasian Share Fund 15,565,278 0.61%
FNZ Custodians Limited 13,832,550 0.54%
New Zealand Depository Nominee Limited 12,506,225 0.49%
BNP Paribas Nominees (NZ) Limited ii 11,075,195 0.43%
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