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MCG - MultiChoice Group Ltd

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The Group is the leading Pan-African video entertainment platform, offering DTH and DTT as well as online services, in 50 countries across Africa. As at 31 March 2018, the Group serviced 13.5 million subscribers, generated more than R47 billion in revenue with a trading profit of over R6 billion and core headline earnings of over R1 billion. Having invested and established operational and technology infrastructure across the continent for both linear and online services coupled with its quality and diverse content, the Group believes that it is prepared to maintain this leading position as video entertainment grows and evolves in Africa. Building on the focus on the customer and further investment in its online platforms are expected to provide fu

rther growth opportunities in the Rest of Africa and Connected Video on the back of healthy cash flows in South Africa.

MultiChoice Group Ltd is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). MultiChoice is traded on the JSE under the ticker symbol “MCG”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of JSE:MCG is ZAE000265971. MultiChoice Group Ltd is currently the 54th most valuable stock on the JSE with a market capitalization of ZAR 55.9 billion, which is about 0.252% of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange equity market.

MCG126.42 ▴ 0.92 (0.73%)
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Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price123.31
Day’s High Price126.90
Traded Volume972,777
Number of Deals2,037
Gross Turnover123M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share-0.33
Price/Earning Ratio-383.09
Dividend Per Share5.65
Dividend Yield4.47%
Shares Outstanding443M
Market Capitalization55.9B
Monetary values are quoted in South African Rand (ZAR) unless otherwise stated

MCG Stock Market Performance


The current share price of MultiChoice Group Ltd (MCG) is ZAR 126.42. MCG closed its last trading day (Wednesday, February 8, 2023) at 126.42 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 0.7% gain over its previous closing price of 125.50 ZAR. MultiChoice began the year with a share price of 117.24 ZAR and has since gained 7.83% on that price valuation, ranking it 123rd on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance.

MultiChoice Group is the 67th most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Nov 8, 2022 - Feb 8, 2023). MCG has traded a total volume of 62.3 million shares—in 180,727 deals—valued at ZAR 7.39 billion over the period, with an average of 988,717 traded shares per session. A volume high of 8.08 million was achieved on December 15th, and a low of 317,483 on January 6th, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of MultiChoice on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.


Profile of MultiChoice Group Ltd.

MultiChoice Group Ltd. operates in the Consumer Services sector, specifically, the Media industry.

Factsheet of MultiChoice Group Ltd.

Consumer Services
MultiChoice City, 144 Bram Fischer Drive, Randburg, South Africa, 2194
011 289-6604

MCG Industrial Market Competitors

MultiChoice Group Ltd., issuers of the MCG stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Consumer Services sector and/or Media industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

CodeNameM. Cap.CloseYTD
EMHE Media Holdings Ltd1.89B4.24+20.8%
EMNE Media Holdings Ltd -N-1.78B4.00+1.52%
CATPCaxton & CTP 6% Preference Shares38.1B105.00+0.96%
CATCaxton & CTP Publishers Limited3.19B8.80-4.24%
AMEAfrican Media Ent Ltd245M32.99-7.82%
SPPThe Spar Group Ltd27B140.44+23.7%
TRUTruworths Int Ltd26.8B65.68+19.4%
BIDBID Corporation Ltd129B385.49+16.9%
MTHMotus Holdings Ltd22.5B126.56+14.4%
WHLWoolworths Holdings Ltd76B75.26+13.3%

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. Botswana Stock Exchange
  2. BRVM Stock Exchange
  3. Ghana Stock Exchange
  4. Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  5. Lusaka Securities Exchange
  6. Malawi Stock Exchange
  7. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

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