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Last 24,445
Change Today -155.00 / -0.63%
Volume 514.0K
MPC On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
Johannesburg
Berlin
As of 8:05 AM 05/27/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

mr price group ltd (MPC) Snapshot

Open
$24,600
Previous Close
$24,600
Day High
$24,600
Day Low
$24,077
52 Week High
04/10/15 - $28,380
52 Week Low
05/28/14 - $16,334
Market Cap
65.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.3M
EPS TTM
$8.31
Shares Outstanding
253.2M
EX-Date
06/12/15
P/E TM
29.4x
Dividend
$580.00
Dividend Yield
2.15%
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mr price group ltd (MPC) Details

Mr Price Group Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a fashion-value retailer in South Africa and internationally. It operates through Apparel, Home, and Central Services segments. The company offers clothing, footwear, accessories, underwear, and maternity wear; home textiles, home wares, furniture, and kids merchandise; sporting apparel, equipment, footwear, and accessories; women’s fashion, including clothing, footwear, intimate wear, cosmetics, and accessories; and bedroom, living room, and bathroom wares. It operates stores under the Mr Price, Mr Price Home, Mr Price Sport, Miladys, Sheet Street, and Mr pricemoney brand names. The company operates 1,079 owned stores in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho, Swaziland, Ghana, and Nigeria; and 23 franchise stores in Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. It also grants credit; manages and collects debtor’s book; and markets financial products and services. The company was founded in 1885 and is based in Durban, South Africa.

18,104 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/27/14
Founded in 1885

mr price group ltd (MPC) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Member of Group Mana...
Total Annual Compensation: R14.1M
Chief Financial Officer, Member of Group Mana...
Total Annual Compensation: R8.8M
Group Supply Chain Director and Member of Gro...
Total Annual Compensation: R5.2M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

mr price group ltd (MPC) Key Developments

Mr. Price Group Limited Declares Final Cash Dividend for the 52 Weeks Ended 28 March 2015, Payable on 22 June 2015; Announces Earnings Results for the Fifty Two Weeks Ended March 28, 2015

Mr. Price Group Limited announced that a final gross cash dividend of 368.5 cents per share has been declared, an increase of 17.4%. The increase in the final dividend is lower than headline earnings per share growth due to the increase in the dividend payout ratio at the interim stage. As the dividend has been declared from income reserves, shareholders, unless exempt or who qualify for a reduced withholding tax rate, will receive a net dividend of 313.225 cents per share. Date trading commences ex the dividend is 12 June 2015 and record date is 19 June 2015. Payment date is 22 June 2015. The company announced earnings results for the fifty two weeks ended March 28, 2015. For the period, the company reported headline earnings per share of 919.7 cents compared to 765.1 cents a year ago. Diluted headline earnings per share were 865.1 cents compared to 715.1 cents a year ago.

Mr. Price Group Limited Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fifty Two Weeks Ended March 28, 2015

Mr. Price Group Limited provided earnings guidance for the fifty two weeks ended March 28, 2015. For the period, the company expects basic earnings per share to be in the range of 893.4 cents to 923.7 cents, headline earnings per share to be in the range of 902.8 cents to 933.4 cents, diluted earnings per share to be in the range of 834.7 cents to 863.0 cents and diluted basic earnings per share to be in the range of 843.8 cents to 872.4 cents.

Mr. Price Group Limited Announces Executive Changes

Mr. Price Group Limited announced that the chairmanship of the Audit and Compliance Committee has transferred from Mr. John Swain to Ms. Daisy Naidoo, who will chair her first meeting on May 19, 2015. Ms. Naidoo has been a member of the Audit and Compliance Committee since she joined the board in May 2012 and Mr. Swain will remain a member of the Committee.

 

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