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Last C$33.52 CAD
Change Today +0.37 / 1.12%
Volume 785.2K
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Metro Inc. operates as a retailer and distributor in the food and pharmaceutical sectors in Canada. It operates supermarkets, grocery stores, and discount and convenience stores that provide grocery products, meats, fruits and vegetables, dairy products, frozen foods, bakery products, prepared meals, delicatessen items, and pastries. The company is also involved in the distribution of pharmaceutical and parapharmaceutical products for pharmacies, food supermarkets, and hospitals and treatment centers; and the operation of drugstores. As of December 1, 2014, it operated 600 food stores under various banners, including the Metro, Metro Plus, Super C, and Food Basics banners; and approximately 250 drugstores under the Brunet, The Pharmacy, and Drug Basics banners. Metro Inc. is headquartered in Montréal, Canada.

65,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 12/19/14

metro inc (MRU) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, General M...
Total Annual Compensation: C$832.3K
Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice-Presiden...
Total Annual Compensation: C$462.0K
Head of Quebec Division and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: C$424.2K
Senior Vice-President of National Procurement...
Total Annual Compensation: C$327.5K
Head of Ontario Division and Senior Vice-Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: C$26.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

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Metro Inc. - Analyst/Investor Day

METRO INC. Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable June 12, 2015

METRO INC. announced that on April 21, 2015, the Corporation's Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.117 per common share payable June 12, 2015, an increase of 16.7% over the dividend declared for the same quarter last year. This dividend of $0.117 equals the dividend declared in the first quarter of 2015.

Metro Inc. Announces Earnings Results for Second Quarter and Six Months Ended March 14, 2015

Metro Inc. announced earnings results for second quarter and six months ended March 14, 2015. For the quarter, sales totaled $2,707.1 million, up 6.0% compared to $2,554.8 million for the same quarter last year. Same-store sales were up 4.5% and aggregate food basket experienced inflation of 4.0%. Operating income before depreciation and amortization and associate's earnings (Alimentation Couche-Tard) totaled $182.8 million or 6.8% of sales versus $168.7 million or 6.6% of sales for the same quarter last year. Net earnings were $111.6 million, an increase of 15.2% over net earnings of $96.9 million for the same quarter of 2014. Fully diluted net earnings per share rose 19.4% to $0.43 from $0.36 last year. For the six months, sales totaled $5,547.6 million versus $5,256.1 million for the corresponding period of fiscal 2014, an increase of 5.5%. Operating income before depreciation and amortization and associate's earning totaled $372.8 million or 6.7% of sales versus $339.8 million or 6.5% of sales for the same period last year (6.6% excluding the non-recurring Québec City produce warehouse closure costs of $6.4 million). Adjusted operating income before depreciation and amortization and associate's earnings was $372.8 million against $5,547.6 million a year ago. Net earnings were $224.1 million, an increase of 14.3% over net earnings of $196.1 million for the same period of 2014. Fully diluted net earnings per share rose 21.1% to $0.86 from $0.71 last year. Adjusted net earnings were $228.4 million or $0.88 per share against $200.8 million or $0.73 per share a year ago.


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