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Mercer International Inc. (MERC)

NASDAQ: MERC · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
11.73 0.37 (3.26%)
Dec 6, 2021 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap774.62M
Revenue (ttm)1.68B
Net Income (ttm)83.49M
Shares Out66.04M
EPS (ttm)1.26
PE Ratio9.28
Forward PE8.12
Dividend$0.26 (2.22%)
Ex-Dividend DateDec 21, 2021
Volume245,860
Open11.52
Previous Close11.36
Day's Range11.49 - 11.87
52-Week Range9.21 - 18.14
Beta1.79
AnalystsBuy
Price Target15.80 (+34.7%)
Earnings DateOct 28, 2021

About MERC

Mercer International Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells northern bleached softwood kraft (NBSK) pulp in Europe, the United States, Asia, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Pulp and Wood Products. The company also generates and sells green energy produced from biomass cogeneration power plant to third party utilities. In addition, it manufactures, distributes, and sells lumber and other wood residuals. Further, the company produces NBSK pulp primarily from wood chips, pulp logs, and sawlogs; carbon n...

IndustryPaper & Forest Products
IPO DateApr 20, 1987
CEODavid Gandossi
Employees2,375
Stock ExchangeNASDAQ
Ticker SymbolMERC
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 5 analysts, the average rating for MERC stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 15.80, which is an increase of 34.70% from the latest price.

Price Target
$15.80
(34.70% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

Mercer International Inc. to Present at Upcoming 2021 RBC Capital Markets Forest Products Virtual Conference

NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mercer International Inc. (Nasdaq: MERC) today announced that David K. Ure, Senior Vice President Finance, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary, will be pres...

2 weeks ago - GlobeNewsWire

Mercer International Inc. to Present at Upcoming BofA Securities 2021 Virtual Leveraged Finance Conference

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mercer International Inc. (Nasdaq: MERC) today announced that David M. Gandossi, President and CEO, will be presenting at the following upcoming conference:

2 weeks ago - GlobeNewsWire

Recap: Mercer International Q3 Earnings

Mercer International (NASDAQ:MERC) reported its Q3 earnings results on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 04:30 PM. Here's what investors need to know about the announcement.

1 month ago - Benzinga

Mercer International Inc. Announces Conference Call For Third Quarter 2021 Results

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mercer International (NASDAQ: MERC) will release its third quarter results for the period ended September 30, 2021 on Thursday, October 28, 2021, after the cl...

1 month ago - GlobeNewsWire

Mercer International Inc. Announces European Union Investigation Into European Wood Pulp Industry

NEW YORK, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mercer International Inc. (Nasdaq: MERC) announces that the European Union has opened a cartel investigation into the wood pulp sector and conducted inspectio...

1 month ago - GlobeNewsWire

Mercer International Inc. to Present at Upcoming TD Securities 2021 Virtual Paper & Forest Products Conference

NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mercer International Inc. (Nasdaq: MERC) today announced that David M. Gandossi, President and CEO, will be presenting at the following upcoming conference:

2 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Mercer International Inc. Receives Bankruptcy Court Sales Order Approval to Acquire a CLT Facility

NEW YORK, Aug. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mercer International Inc. (Nasdaq: MERC). The Company is pleased to announce that today it received approval from the applicable Bankruptcy Court for a sales ...

4 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Mercer International: Q2 Earnings Insights

Shares of Mercer International (NASDAQ:MERC) were flat in after-market trading after the company reported Q2 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share increased 346.15% over the past year to $0.32, ...

4 months ago - Benzinga

Should Value Investors Buy Mercer International (MERC) Stock?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Mercer International Inc. to Present at Upcoming Jefferies 2021 Virtual Industrials Conference

NEW YORK, July 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mercer International Inc. (Nasdaq: MERC) today announced that David M. Gandossi, President and CEO, will be presenting at the following upcoming conference:

4 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Mercer International Inc. Announces Conference Call for Second Quarter 2021 Results

NEW YORK, July 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mercer International (NASDAQ: MERC) will release its second quarter results for the period ended June 30, 2021 on Thursday, July 29, 2021, after the close of ...

4 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

How Mercer International (MERC) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry

Mercer International (MERC) has seen solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Mercer International (MERC) Loses 12.4% in 4 Weeks, Here's Why a Trend Reversal May be Around the Corner

The heavy selling pressure might have exhausted for Mercer International (MERC) as it is technically in oversold territory now. In addition to this technical measure, strong agreement among Wall Street ...

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Mercer International (MERC) Enters Oversold Territory

Mercer International (MERC) has been on a bit of a cold streak lately, but there might be light at the end of the tunnel for this overlooked stock.

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Down 13.7% in 4 Weeks, Here's Why Mercer International (MERC) Looks Ripe for a Turnaround

Mercer International (MERC) has become technically an oversold stock now, which implies exhaustion of the heavy selling pressure on it. This, combined with strong agreement among Wall Street analysts in...

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Here Is Why Bargain Hunters Would Love Fast-paced Mover Mercer International (MERC)

Mercer International (MERC) could be a great choice for investors looking to buy stocks that have gained strong momentum recently but are still trading at reasonable prices. It is one of the several sto...

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Mercer International's (MERC) Shares March Higher, Can It Continue?

As of late, it has definitely been a great time to be an investor in Mercer International Inc. (MERC).

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Time to Bet On Paper & Related Products Industry

The Paper and Related Products industry is poised to grow strongly as the economy rebounds this year.

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7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Should Value Investors Buy Mercer International (MERC) Stock?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest v...

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Mercer International (MERC) Upgraded to Strong Buy: What Does It Mean for the Stock?

Mercer International (MERC) has been upgraded to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), reflecting growing optimism about the company's earnings prospects. This might drive the stock higher in the near term.

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research