Metcash Share Price and Company Fundamentals

0.020 (0.474%)
52 week
3.28 - 4.6

Last traded: Last Friday at 5:10 AM

Metcash Limited operates as a wholesale distribution and marketing company in Australia and New Zealand. It operates through Food, Liquor, and Hardware segments. The Food segment distributes a range of products and services to independent supermarket and convenience retail outlets. The Liquor segment engages in the distribution of liquor products to independent retail outlets and hotels. The Hardware segment distributes hardware products to independent retail outlets; and operates company owned retail stores. The company sells its products under the IGA, Foodland, Mitre 10, Home Timber & Hardware, Total Tools, Cellarbrations, IGA Liquor, and the Bottle-O brand names. Metcash Limited was founded in 1927 and is based in Macquarie Park, Australia.

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Company profile

Primary activitiesWholesaler to independent retailers in food, grocery, liquor, hardware and automotive industries.
Industry / SectorFood Distribution / Consumer Defensive
Full time employees7000
Mailing address1 Thomas Holt Drive Macquarie Park NSW 2113 Australia
Phone / Fax61 2 9741 3000 / 61 2 9741 3399

Annual reports

Published onReport
29 Jul 2021Annual Report to shareholders


More: Metcash Dividend history, yield and payout ratio

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Metcash paid $0.20 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 21 Dec 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 73.22%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.MTS dividend payout ratio is between 70-90%. The lower dividend payout ratio is preferrable since it provides company margin to grow the dividends in future.

MTS's forward dividend amount is $0.21 and the forward dividend yield is 4.95%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Jan 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Metcash.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Jeffery K. Adams B.A.Group CEO & Exec. Director4.18M
Mr. Alistair G. Bell C.A., M.A.I.C.D.Group Chief Financial Officer782.26k
Mr. Scott MarshallChief Exec. Officer of Food2.12M
Mr. Christopher William BaddockChief Exec. Officer of Australian Liquor Marketers1.48M
Ms. Annette WelshChief Exec. Officer of Independent Hardware Group1.49M
Mr. David ReeveGroup Chief Information Officer
Steve AsheGen. Mang. of Corp. Affairs & Investor Relations
Ms. Julie S. Hutton GAICD, L.L.B., L.L.M., LLB, LLMCompany Sec. & GM of Legal
Ms. Penny Coates B.A., BA (Hons), FCIPD, Grad AICDChief People & Culture Officer
Kerrie HolmesHead of Legal - Liquor & Assistant Company Sec.

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The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Metcash is and its enterprise value is .

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Metcash (ASX:MTS) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Metcash's Stock Symbol?

Metcash trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "MTS".

2. What is Metcash's stock price today?

One share of MTS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.24.

3. How can I contact Metcash?

Metcash's mailing address is 1 Thomas Holt Drive Macquarie Park NSW 2113 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 2 9741 3000.

4. What is Metcash's official website?

The official website of Metcash is

5. Which share registry manages Metcash's stock?

Metcash's stock is managed by BOARDROOM PTY LIMITED.