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Mercer International Inc. (MERC)

Stock Price: $8.05 USD -0.13 (-1.59%)
Updated Aug 14, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 530.24M
Revenue (ttm) 1.41B
Net Income (ttm) -83.32M
Shares Out 65.87M
EPS (ttm) -1.27
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $0.26
Dividend Yield 3.23%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 14, 2020
Last Price $8.05
Previous Close $8.18
Change ($) -0.13
Change (%) -1.59%
Day's Open 8.08
Day's Range 8.00 - 8.21
Day's Volume 117,092
52-Week Range 6.42 - 13.62

More Stats

Market Cap 530.24M
Enterprise Value 1.39B
Earnings Date (est) Oct 22, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 24, 2020
Shares Outstanding 65.87M
Float 57.54M
EPS (basic) -1.27
EPS (diluted) -1.27
FCF / Share -0.39
Dividend $0.26
Dividend Yield 3.23%
Earnings Yield n/a
FCF Yield n/a
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 1.49M
Short Ratio 9.23
Short % of Float 2.96%
Beta 1.71
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE n/a
P/FCF Ratio n/a
PS Ratio 0.38
PB Ratio 1.07
Revenue 1.41B
Operating Income -12.98M
Net Income -83.32M
Free Cash Flow -25.74M
Net Cash -859.42M
Net Cash / Share -13.05
Gross Margin 20.19%
Operating Margin -0.92%
Profit Margin -5.90%
FCF Margin -1.83%
ROA -0.40%
ROE -14.61%
ROIC n/a
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (5)

Buy 1
Overweight 1
Hold 3
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(16.77% upside)
Current: $8.05
Target: 9.40
*Average 12-month price target from 5 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth11.44%24.68%25.5%-9.83%-12.08%7.97%1.46%-14.32%-
Gross Profit15832921816021221089.24112209
Operating Income84.0026816911516616231.6663.02155
Net Income-9.6412970.4834.9475.50113-26.38-15.6769.70
Shares Outstanding65.6365.2065.0264.6964.5064.2755.85--
Earnings Per Share-0.151.961.080.541.171.81-0.47-0.281.24
EPS Growth-81.48%100%-53.85%-35.36%----
Dividend Per Share0.540.500.470.460.23----
Dividend Growth7.6%6.38%2.17%100%-----
Operating Cash Flow24423714214115914536.3359.12155
Capital Expenditures-133-87.61-59.69-42.53-46.54-34.61-45.71-47.20-51.49
Free Cash Flow11214982.2398.26113110-9.3811.91103
Cash & Equivalents35124046114110963.461481370.00
Total Debt1,1301,066986644650689999956-
Net Cash / Debt-778-826-526-503-541-626-851-8190.00
Book Value550581551379383439359389-
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Mercer International Inc.
Country Canada
Employees 2,325
CEO David M. Gandossi

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol MERC
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Paper & Paper Products
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: MERC
IPO Date April 20, 1987


Mercer International Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells northern bleached softwood kraft (NBSK) pulp in Europe, the United States, Asia, and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Pulp and Wood Products. It also generates and sells green energy produced from biomass cogeneration power plant to third party utilities. In addition, the company manufactures, distributes, and sells lumber and other wood residuals. Further, it produces NBSK pulp primarily from wood chips and pulp logs; carbon neutral or green energy using carbon-neutral bio-fuels, such as black liquor and wood waste; and tall oil for use as a chemical additive and green energy source. The company sells its pulp to tissue, specialty paper, and printing and writing paper manufacturers; and lumber products to distributors, construction firms, secondary manufacturers, retail yards, and home centers. Mercer International Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.