MERC - Mercer International Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
14.77
+0.30 (+2.07%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close14.47
Open14.40
Bid14.44 x 800
Ask15.12 x 1800
Day's Range14.38 - 14.98
52 Week Range9.36 - 19.14
Volume1,170,493
Avg. Volume473,096
Market Cap962.574M
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.59
PE Ratio (TTM)7.74
EPS (TTM)1.91
Earnings DateFeb 14, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.50 (4.36%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-12-12
1y Target Est24.33
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  • Why Mercer International Stock Popped 19% Today
    Motley Fool4 days ago

    Why Mercer International Stock Popped 19% Today

    For reasons not of their choosing, a lot of folks will be buying Mercer stock soon.

  • PR Newswire4 days ago

    Teleflex Set to Join S&P 500; Green Dot to Join S&P MidCap 400; Mercer International to Join S&P SmallCap 600

    NEW YORK , Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P MidCap 400 constituent Teleflex Inc. (NYSE: TFX) will replace PG&E Corp. (NYSE: PCG) in the S&P 500, S&P SmallCap 600 constituent Green Dot Corp. (NYSE: GDOT) ...

  • MarketWatch5 days ago

    Teleflex to replace PG&E in the S&P 500 on Friday

    Teleflex Inc. , a single-use medical devices company, will replace PG&E Corp. in the S&P 500 effective Jan. 18, the S&P Dow Jones Indices announced Tuesday. The changes come as PG&E indicated its intention to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy later this month and is no longer eligible for inclusion in the large-cap index. Meanwhile, Green Dot Corp. , a personal finance company, will take Teleflex's spot in the S&P MidCap 400 while Mercer International Inc. will replace Green Dot in the S&P SmallCap 600 ahead of Friday's opening.

  • GlobeNewswire6 days ago

    Mercer International Inc. to Present at Upcoming 22nd Annual CIBC Whistler Institutional Investor Conference

    NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2019 -- Mercer International Inc. (Nasdaq: MERC) today announced that David M. Gandossi, President and CEO, will be presenting at the following upcoming.

  • The best way to ask for a flexible work arrangement
    Yahoo Financelast month

    The best way to ask for a flexible work arrangement

    Author Kathryn Sollmann details how working moms can successfully pitch a workplace flexibility plan.

  • Mercer International Inc. (MERC): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?
    Insider Monkeylast month

    Mercer International Inc. (MERC): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?

    “Market conditions are changing. The continued rise in interest rates suggests we are in the early stages of a bond bear market, which could intensify as central banks withdraw liquidity. The receding tide of liquidity will start to reveal more rocks beyond what has been exposed in emerging markets so far, and the value of […]

  • Is Mercer International a Bargain?
    GuruFocus.comlast month

    Is Mercer International a Bargain?

    Investors may want to consider Mercer International Inc. (MERC), a Canadian producer and seller of northern bleached softwood kraft pulp, as they review their portfolios. Mercer closed fiscal 2017 with adjusted diluted earnings of $1.08 per share, which reflected 100.8% growth from the previous year. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with MERC.

  • UK watchdog orders shake up of advisers to pension trustees
    Reuterslast month

    UK watchdog orders shake up of advisers to pension trustees

    Poor competition in the market for advice to pension fund trustees has resulted in "substantial customer detriment", Britain's competition watchdog said on Wednesday. UK pension schemes have total assets of 1.6 trillion pounds, and the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) made site visits to the three major advisers: Aon (AON.N), Mercer (MERC.O), and Willis Towers Watson (WLTW.O). Pension scheme are required by law to seek advice before investing, and the CMA found that half of them buy fiduciary management from the investment consultants they already hire.

  • Reuterslast month

    UK watchdog orders shake up of investment consultants

    Poor competition in the market for consultants who advise pension funds has resulted in "substantial customer detriment", Britain's Competition and Markets Authority said on Wednesday. The CMA announced a range of reforms to the investment consultancy and fiduciary management sector, saying it was vital that competition works well. Remedies include mandatory tendering when pension trustees first purchase fiduciary management services, and a requirement on investment consultants to separate marketing of their fiduciary management service from their investment advice.

  • How to pitch workplace flexibility and get it
    Yahoo Financelast month

    How to pitch workplace flexibility and get it

    Author Kathryn Sollmann details how working moms can successfully pitch a workplace flexibility plan.

  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    United Parcel Service, Endurance International Group, Idera Pharmaceuticals, Aptevo Therapeutics, and Electro Scientific Industries — Future Expectations, Projections Moving into 2018

    NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    Mercer International Inc. Completes Acquisition of Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd.

    NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2018 -- Mercer International Inc. (Nasdaq: MERC) ("Mercer") today announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Daishowa-Marubeni.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Mercer International Inc. Announces Pricing of Private Offering of Senior Notes

    Mercer International Inc. (MERC) (the "Company") today announced the pricing of its previously announced offering of $350 million aggregate principal amount of 7.375% senior notes due January 15, 2025 (the "2025 Notes"). The 2025 Notes are being issued at a price of 100% of their principal amount. The net proceeds from the offering will be used, together with cash on hand, to finance the purchase price under the previously announced acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd. (the "Acquisition") and to pay fees and expenses.

  • Moody's2 months ago

    Mercer International Inc. -- Moody's rates Mercer's new notes Ba3; outlook stable

    Moody's Investors Service, (Moody's) assigned a Ba3 rating to Mercer International Inc.'s (Mercer) new $350 million senior unsecured notes offering. Mercer intends to use the net proceeds of this offering to finance a portion of the recently announced acquisition of Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd. (DMI).

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Mercer International Inc. Announces Plans to Issue $350 Million of Senior Notes in Private Offering

    Mercer International Inc. (MERC) (the "Company") today announced that it intends to offer for sale (the "Offering") $350 million in aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2025 (the "2025 Notes"). The Offering is not conditioned upon the completion of the Acquisition.  However, in the event that the Acquisition is not consummated on or prior to January 31, 2019 or if the share purchase agreement respecting the Acquisition is terminated any time prior thereto, the Company will be required to redeem in whole and not in part the aggregate principal amount of the outstanding notes on a special mandatory redemption date at a redemption price equal to 100% of the aggregate principal amount of the notes plus accrued and unpaid interest.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents2 months ago

    Edited Transcript of MERC earnings conference call or presentation 26-Oct-18 2:00pm GMT

    Q3 2018 Mercer International Inc Earnings Call

  • Associated Press3 months ago

    Mercer International: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Vancouver, British Columbia-based company said it had net income of 63 cents per share. The pulp company posted revenue of $331.1 million in the period. Mercer International shares have increased 20 ...

  • GlobeNewswire3 months ago

    Mercer International Inc. Reports Strong 2018 Third Quarter Results and Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.125

    Selected Highlights Third quarter net income of $41.2 million ($0.63 per share) and Operating EBITDA* of $86.7 millionStable pulp price realizations in the quarterCompleted.

  • Moody's3 months ago

    Mercer International Inc. -- Moody's upgrades Mercer International's CFR to Ba2, outlook stable

    The speculative grade liquidity rating is affirmed at SGL-1 and the rating outlook remains stable. "Mercer's ratings upgrade is based on our expectation that leverage will be maintained at or below 2.5x over the next 12 to 18 months following the anticipated close of the Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd. (DMI) acquisition by year-end and the expectation that pulp prices will likely decline from current higher-than-normal prices", said Ed Sustar, Senior Vice President with Moody's.

  • Moody's4 months ago

    Mercer International Inc. -- Moody's says Mercer International expansion of its pulp platform with Daishowa-Marubeni acquisition is a credit positive

    Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") said Mercer International Inc's ("Mercer", Ba3 stable) announced plans to acquire Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd. (DMI), a Canadian pulp producer, for about $359 million is a credit positive. This publication does not announce a credit rating action. For any credit ratings referenced in this publication, please see the ratings tab on the issuer/entity page on www.moodys.com for the most updated credit rating action information and rating history.

  • Mercer International Inc (NASDAQ:MERC): What Does It Mean For Your Portfolio?
    Simply Wall St.5 months ago

    Mercer International Inc (NASDAQ:MERC): What Does It Mean For Your Portfolio?

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