• Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: C$65.80
  • Forecasted Upside: 6.18 %
  • Number of Analysts: 8
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 8 Hold Ratings
  • 0 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
C$61.97
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Analyst Price Target for MRU

Analyst Price Target is C$65.80
▲ +6.18% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 8 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Metro in the last 3 months. The average price target is C$65.80, with a high forecast of C$70.00 and a low forecast of C$61.00. The average price target represents a 6.18% upside from the last price of C$61.97.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 8 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Metro. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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4/26/2020
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7/25/2020
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10/23/2020
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1/21/2021
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4/21/2021
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7/20/2021
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9/18/2021
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10/18/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/12/2021DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$66.00
8/12/2021National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetSector PerformC$65.00
8/11/2021CIBCReiterated RatingNeutralC$61.00
8/4/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$61.00 ➝ C$66.00
8/2/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$66.00 ➝ C$68.00
7/30/2021National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$66.00
7/30/2021National BanksharesBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$65.00 ➝ C$66.00
4/22/2021National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$65.00
4/22/2021TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$60.00 ➝ C$61.00
4/22/2021National BanksharesBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$64.00 ➝ C$65.00
4/22/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$68.00 ➝ C$70.00
4/22/2021ATB CapitalBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$62.00 ➝ C$64.00
4/22/2021CfraBoost Price TargetNAC$59.00 ➝ C$64.00
4/22/2021CIBCBoost Price TargetHoldC$60.00 ➝ C$61.00
4/22/2021ScotiabankBoost Price TargetC$67.00 ➝ C$68.00
4/22/2021Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformC$66.00
4/16/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$65.00 ➝ C$66.00
4/14/2021National BanksharesBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$61.00 ➝ C$64.00
4/14/2021National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$64.00
1/27/2021ATB CapitalBoost Price TargetC$61.00 ➝ C$62.00
1/27/2021CIBCLower Price TargetC$63.00 ➝ C$60.00
1/27/2021National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetSector PerformC$64.00 ➝ C$61.00
1/25/2021Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformC$68.00 ➝ C$65.00
1/8/2021TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetHoldC$62.00 ➝ C$60.00
12/15/2020Atb Cap MarketsReiterated RatingSector Perform
11/19/2020CIBCBoost Price TargetC$61.00 ➝ C$63.00
11/19/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetC$66.00 ➝ C$68.00
11/10/2020National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$63.00 ➝ C$65.00
11/4/2020National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$63.00 ➝ C$65.00
7/20/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$61.00 ➝ C$63.00
4/23/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetC$57.00 ➝ C$61.00
4/23/2020ScotiabankBoost Price TargetC$62.00 ➝ C$65.00
4/23/2020TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$58.00 ➝ C$60.00
4/13/2020CIBCBoost Price TargetC$57.00 ➝ C$61.00
4/9/2020National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$56.00 ➝ C$61.00
1/29/2020National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetSector PerformC$57.00 ➝ C$56.00
1/13/2020National Bank FinancialSet Price TargetSector PerformC$57.00
11/28/2019DesjardinsReiterated RatingHold
11/21/2019National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$56.00 ➝ C$57.00
11/21/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$55.00 ➝ C$57.00
11/21/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$59.00 ➝ C$61.00
11/21/2019TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetC$57.00 ➝ C$58.00
11/15/2019National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$55.00 ➝ C$56.00
8/15/2019TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$52.00 ➝ C$57.00
8/15/2019DesjardinsBoost Price TargetHoldC$51.00 ➝ C$54.00
8/15/2019CIBCBoost Price TargetC$49.00 ➝ C$54.00
8/15/2019National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$52.00 ➝ C$55.00
8/15/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$52.00 ➝ C$55.00
4/18/2019Raymond JamesReiterated RatingMarket PerformC$51.00
4/18/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$53.00 ➝ C$54.00
4/18/2019CIBCBoost Price TargetC$48.00 ➝ C$49.00
4/18/2019National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$51.00 ➝ C$52.00
4/18/2019TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$51.00 ➝ C$52.00
4/9/2019National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$50.00 ➝ C$51.00
1/31/2019BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetOutperformC$53.00
1/30/2019Raymond JamesSet Price TargetOutperformC$51.00
1/30/2019CIBCBoost Price TargetC$45.00 ➝ C$48.00
1/30/2019National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$49.00 ➝ C$50.00
1/30/2019DesjardinsDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldC$50.00 ➝ C$51.00
1/24/2019Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperformC$51.00
1/24/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetC$48.00 ➝ C$50.00
1/16/2019National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$46.00 ➝ C$49.00
1/15/2019TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$47.00 ➝ C$51.00
1/8/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$48.00 ➝ C$53.00
11/22/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetC$45.00 ➝ C$48.00
11/22/2018CIBCBoost Price TargetC$42.00 ➝ C$45.00
11/22/2018National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$44.00 ➝ C$46.00
11/22/2018Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperformC$46.00 ➝ C$47.00
11/22/2018TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$44.00 ➝ C$47.00
8/16/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformC$48.00
8/16/2018Raymond JamesLower Price TargetOutperformC$47.00 ➝ C$46.00
5/14/2018CIBCReiterated RatingNeutralC$46.00
5/14/2018National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingSector PerformC$44.00
4/25/2018ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperformC$51.00 ➝ C$50.00
4/25/2018Raymond JamesLower Price TargetOutperformC$48.00 ➝ C$47.00
11/23/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Sector PerformC$47.00 ➝ C$44.00
11/20/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperformC$51.00
10/3/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetC$44.00 ➝ C$45.00
10/3/2017Eight CapitalLower Price TargetNeutralC$47.00 ➝ C$45.00
9/29/2017DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$48.00 ➝ C$50.00
9/15/2017Eight CapitalLower Price TargetBuy ➝ NeutralC$50.00 ➝ C$47.00
9/5/2017TD SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldC$49.00 ➝ C$44.00
8/16/2017Raymond JamesLower Price TargetOutperformC$52.00 ➝ C$48.00
8/16/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetC$53.00 ➝ C$51.00
8/16/2017Eight CapitalLower Price TargetC$52.00 ➝ C$50.00
8/16/2017TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetC$50.00 ➝ C$49.00
8/16/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperformC$54.00 ➝ C$51.00
8/16/2017CIBCLower Price TargetC$48.00 ➝ C$46.00
8/16/2017National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetSector PerformC$48.00 ➝ C$47.00
8/14/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetC$45.00 ➝ C$44.00
7/21/2017Eight CapitalLower Price TargetC$54.00 ➝ C$52.00
4/26/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetC$45.00 ➝ C$47.00
4/26/2017Eight CapitalBoost Price TargetC$52.00 ➝ C$54.00
4/26/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetC$49.00 ➝ C$50.00
4/26/2017DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$46.00 ➝ C$49.00
4/26/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$52.00 ➝ C$54.00
4/26/2017TD SecuritiesUpgradeHold ➝ BuyC$45.00 ➝ C$52.00
4/26/2017BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformC$42.00 ➝ C$53.00
4/26/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$43.00 ➝ C$48.00
4/25/2017Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperformC$50.00
4/24/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$45.00
4/19/2017Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperformC$50.00
4/19/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperformC$52.00
1/25/2017Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperformC$50.00
1/25/2017National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetC$46.00 ➝ C$45.00
1/25/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperformC$52.00
1/25/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$48.00
1/23/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$45.00
1/19/2017Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperformC$50.00
1/19/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual WeightC$43.00 ➝ C$42.00
1/18/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperform
11/18/2016Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetC$46.00 ➝ C$43.00
11/17/2016DesjardinsUpgradeHold ➝ Buy
11/17/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperformC$52.00
11/17/2016CIBCLower Price TargetC$46.00 ➝ C$43.00
11/17/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$46.00 ➝ C$49.00
11/14/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$45.00
11/10/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperformC$52.00
(Data available from 10/18/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

-0.52 (Sell)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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Current Sentiment

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Metro logo
Metro Inc. operates as a retailer, franchisor, distributor, and manufacturer in the food and pharmaceutical sectors in Canada. It operates food stores, including supermarkets and discount stores that provide fresh and grocery products, baked goods, prepared foods, meats, general merchandise, non-perishable goods, dairy products, fruits and vegetables, frozen foods, bakery products, pastries, and deli products, as well as Mediterranean and Middle-Eastern products; and drug stores and pharmacies. As of January 27, 2021, the company operated a network of approximately 950 food stores under various banners, including Metro, Metro Plus, Super C, and Food Basics, as well as approximately 650 drugstores primarily under the Jean Coutu, Brunet, Metro Pharmacy, and Food Basics Pharmacy banners. It also manufactures generic drugs; and provides online grocery shopping services. The company serves restaurants, other chains, non-franchised drugstores, and various health centers, as well as consumers. Metro Inc. was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Montréal, Canada.
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Today's Range

Now: C$61.97
Low: C$61.46
High: C$62.00

50 Day Range

MA: C$62.51
Low: C$59.52
High: C$64.93

52 Week Range

Now: C$61.97
Low: C$52.63
High: C$66.25

Volume

266,667 shs

Average Volume

521,370 shs

Market Capitalization

C$15.13 billion

P/E Ratio

18.90

Dividend Yield

1.61%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Metro?

The following sell-side analysts have issued stock ratings on Metro in the last twelve months: Atb Cap Markets, ATB Capital, BMO Capital Markets, Cfra, CIBC, Desjardins, National Bank Financial, National Bankshares, Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank, and TD Securities.
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What is the current price target for Metro?

10 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Metro in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is C$65.80, suggesting a possible upside of 6.2%. BMO Capital Markets has the highest price target set, predicting MRU will reach C$70.00 in the next twelve months. CIBC has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of C$61.00 for Metro in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Metro?

Metro currently has 8 hold ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in MRU, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Metro's investor relations team?

Metro's physical mailing address is 11011 Maurice-Duplessis Blvd, MONTREAL, QC H1C 1V6, Canada. The company's listed phone number is +1-514-6431000. The official website for Metro is www.metro.ca.