Metcash Ltd (ASX: MTS) Share Price and News





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Market Cap $4.55 billion
P/E Ratio 19.38
Dividend Yield 4.32%
Shares Outstanding 965.54 million
Earnings per share 0.239
Dividend per share 0.21
Year To Date Return 2.89%
Earnings Yield 5.16%
Franking 100%
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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
21 Dec 2021 $0.1050 100.00% Interim 28 Jan 2022
01 Jul 2021 $0.0950 100.00% Final 11 Aug 2021
22 Dec 2020 $0.0800 100.00% Interim 29 Jan 2021
07 Jul 2020 $0.0650 100.00% Final 05 Aug 2020
17 Dec 2019 $0.0600 100.00% Interim 23 Jan 2020
09 Jul 2019 $0.0700 100.00% Final 07 Aug 2019
13 Dec 2018 $0.0650 100.00% Interim 18 Jan 2019
10 Jul 2018 $0.0700 100.00% Final 08 Aug 2018
14 Dec 2017 $0.0600 100.00% Interim 19 Jan 2018
06 Jul 2017 $0.0450 100.00% Final 27 Jul 2017
04 Dec 2014 $0.0650 100.00% 09 Jan 2015
27 Jun 2014 $0.0900 100.00% Final 25 Jul 2014
27 Dec 2013 $0.0950 100.00% Interim 24 Jan 2014
03 Jul 2012 $0.1650 100.00% Final 16 Jul 2012
09 Dec 2011 $0.1150 100.00% Interim 06 Jan 2012
09 Dec 2010 $0.1100 100.00% Interim 07 Jan 2011

MTS ASX Announcements

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About Metcash Ltd

Metcash Limited (ASX: MTS) is a wholesale distribution and marketing company specialising in grocery, fresh food, liquor, hardware and automotive parts and accessories. Metcash supports successful independents to become the ‘Best Store in Town’ by providing a network of strong retail brands with merchandising, operational and marketing support.

From its origins in 1927 as a corner store called Davids in Woolloomooloo, NSW, the company has grown into Australia’s leading wholesale distribution and marketing company with sales of more than $13 billion in FY20.

The Metcash family includes well-known brands such as IGA and Foodland, Mitre 10, Home Timber and Hardware and more recently Total Tools, along with Independent Brands Australia (IBA), the second-largest network of liquor retail outlets in Australia.

MTS Share Price History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
17 May 2022 $4.71 $0.08 1.73% 3,930,989 $4.69 $4.73 $4.67
16 May 2022 $4.63 $-0.09 -1.91% 2,648,175 $4.79 $4.82 $4.61
13 May 2022 $4.72 $0.03 0.64% 3,293,837 $4.70 $4.74 $4.66
12 May 2022 $4.69 $-0.10 -2.09% 3,799,947 $4.81 $4.81 $4.68
11 May 2022 $4.79 $0.01 0.21% 3,768,775 $4.78 $4.87 $4.73
10 May 2022 $4.78 $0.04 0.84% 6,301,402 $4.78 $4.80 $4.68
09 May 2022 $4.74 $0.05 1.07% 3,994,425 $4.66 $4.74 $4.63
06 May 2022 $4.69 $0.00 0.00% 3,332,065 $4.61 $4.72 $4.60
05 May 2022 $4.69 $-0.05 -1.05% 4,532,504 $4.72 $4.74 $4.65
04 May 2022 $4.74 $-0.06 -1.25% 1,735,510 $4.82 $4.84 $4.71
03 May 2022 $4.80 $0.04 0.84% 3,449,552 $4.75 $4.90 $4.75
02 May 2022 $4.76 $-0.03 -0.63% 3,825,591 $4.71 $4.80 $4.71
29 Apr 2022 $4.79 $0.04 0.84% 3,623,458 $4.71 $4.82 $4.71
28 Apr 2022 $4.75 $0.05 1.06% 1,555,651 $4.69 $4.75 $4.66
27 Apr 2022 $4.70 $-0.02 -0.42% 3,371,262 $4.71 $4.75 $4.70
26 Apr 2022 $4.72 $-0.05 -1.05% 3,087,266 $4.68 $4.79 $4.68
22 Apr 2022 $4.77 $-0.03 -0.63% 2,775,336 $4.72 $4.80 $4.70
21 Apr 2022 $4.80 $0.11 2.35% 2,874,282 $4.76 $4.80 $4.69
20 Apr 2022 $4.69 $-0.07 -1.47% 3,648,662 $4.77 $4.77 $4.67

Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
01 Sep 2021 Jeff Adams Issued 900 $3,584,356
Issue of securities. 1,555,789 - Performance Rights
16 Aug 2021 Jeff Adams Buy 331 $1,384,783
Conversion of securities.
16 Aug 2021 Jeff Adams Exercise 331 $1,384,783
Conversion of securities.
15 Jul 2021 Jeff Adams Issued 212 $843,200
Issue of securities. 1,023,295 - Performance Rights

Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Mr Robert (Rob) Andrew Murray Non-Executive DirectorNon-Executive Chairman Apr 2015
Mr Murray is currently a Non-executive Director of Southern Cross Media Group Limited (since 2014). He is also a Board member of the not-for-profit charity organisation, the Bestest organisation. Mr Murray has experience in retail and FMCG and an indepth understanding of consumers. He was previously the CEO of Lion Nathan and CEO of Nestle Oceania, and a former Director of Dick Smith Holdings Limited (from 2014 to 2016), Super Retail Group (from 2013 to 2015) and Linfox Logistics. He is also Member of the People and Culture Committee.
Mr Peter Alan Birtles Non-Executive Director Aug 2019
Mr Birtles has over 30 years experience in retail and consumer goods industries, including the last 18 years with Super Retail Group Limited where he was Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer from 2006 to early 2019. Peter's executive career also includes experience in accounting and finance having previously held the position of Chief Financial Officer of Super Retail Group Limited, as well as other senior financial roles during his 12 years with The Boots Company in the UK and Australia. He is Member of the Risk and Compliance Committee.
Ms Christine Francis Holman Non-Executive Director Sep 2020
Ms Holman is an experienced ASX listed company director and has more than 25 years of commercial experience across a range of areas including mergers and acquisitions, finance, sales, technology, digital transformations and marketing. Ms Holman is currently a non-executive director of CSR Limited, Collins Foods Limited, and Blackmores Limited, and has previously held board positions with Wisetech Global Limited, HT&E Limited and Vocus Group Limited. Ms Holman also sits on the board of a number of unlisted organisations including The McGrath Foundation, The Bradman Foundation, ICC T20 World Cup Cricket, The State Library of NSW Foundation and The Moorebank Intermodal Company. In her previous executive capacity, as both CFO & Commercial Director of Telstra Broadcast Services, Christine has understanding of legacy and emerging technologies. During her time in private investment management, Ms Holman assisted management and the boards of investee companies on strategy development, mergers and acquisitions, due diligence teams, managing commercial negotiations.
Ms Helen Elizabeth Craig Nash Non-Executive Director Oct 2015
Ms Nash is a Non-Executive Director of Blackmores Limited (since 2013), Southern Cross Media Group Limited (since 2015) and Inghams Enterprises Pty Limited (since 2017). Helen was formerly a Non-executive Director of Pacific Brands Group Limited (from 2013 to 2016). Helen has more than 20 years brand and marketing experience with Procter & Gamble and IPC Media and spent 10 years in senior executive roles at McDonald's Australia Limited. She is Chair of the People and Culture Committee.
Ms Margaret Anne Haseltine Non-Executive Director May 2021
Ms Haseltine has more than 30 years of relevant business experience through a range of senior management positions, and over 12 years' experience in board directorship. Her experience spans supply chains and logistics, customer interface in the FMCG sector, change management and governance. Ms Haseltine's executive career includes 20 years at Mars Inc. including five years as Chief Executive Officer of Food in Australia. She is currently a director of Bapcor Limited and the Newcastle Permanent Building Society.
Mr Murray Jordan Non-Executive Director Feb 2016
Mr Jordan is a Non-executive Director of Chorus Limited, Stevenson Group Limited and Sky City Limited, each New Zealand companies. He is also a trustee of The Starship Foundation which raises funds for New Zealand's National Children's Hospital. Murray has over 10 years experience in grocery retailing and wholesaling and held key management roles in property development and investment. Previously Murray was the Managing Director of New Zealand grocery retail and wholesale business Foodstuffs North Island Limited. He is Member of the Risk and Compliance Committee, Member of the People and Culture Committee.
Mr Jeff Adams Chief Executive OfficerExecutive Director Sep 2017
Mr Adams has over 40 years of international retail experience across domestic and international businesses in the United States, Europe, Asia, Central America, and the Middle East. Jeff was previously Chief Executive Officer of Operations for Turkey at Tesco Kipa. Jeff served as an Executive Vice President of Operations at Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market Inc. from 2008. Before moving to Fresh & Easy, he served as the Chief Executive Officer of Tesco Lotus since 2004. He was instrumental in starting Lotus in 1993.
Mr Douglas (Doug) Jones Executive Director Mar 2022
Mr Jones was formally CEO and Senior Vice President of South African-based Massmart Wholesale.
Ms Julie Hutton Company SecretaryGeneral Manager of Legal Jun 2016
Julie Hutton Company SecretaryGeneral Manager of Legal

Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Shares Capital
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 396,918,993 38.82%
J P Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Limited 187,655,733 18.36%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 144,906,365 14.17%
National Nominees Limited 70,962,218 6.94%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd (Agency Lending Drp A/C) 17,282,775 1.69%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd (Drp) 16,575,099 1.62%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited (Colonial First State Inv A/C) 15,106,070 1.48%
HSBC Custody Nominees 5,654,398 0.55%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Six Sis Ltd (Drp A/C) 3,518,256 0.34%
Ubs Nominees Pty Ltd 3,269,001 0.32%
Navigator Australia Ltd (Sma Antares Inv Dv Build A/C) 3,237,213 0.32%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited A/C 2 2,617,030 0.26%
Merrill Lynch (Australia) Nominees Pty Limited 2,366,603 0.23%
Buttonwood Nominees Pty Ltd 2,107,336 0.21%
Powerwrap Limited (Scheme - Iml Trades A/C) 1,779,825 0.17%
Hsbc Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited (Nt Comnwlth Super Corp A/C) 1,775,721 0.17%
BNP Paribas Noms (Nz) Ltd (Drp) 1,639,463 0.16%
Certane Ct Pty Ltd (Metcash Employee Share Plan) 1,630,417 0.16%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd (Arbitage Snc Drp) 1,397,322 0.14%
UBS Nominees Pty Ltd I 1,393,191 0.14%