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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 further 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 51st most valuable stock on the JSE with a market capitalization of ZAR 33 billion, which is about 0.182% of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange equity market.

MCG74.58 ▾ 0.06 (0.08%)
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Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price73.94
Day’s High Price75.72
Traded Volume129,057
Number of Deals217
Gross Turnover9.65M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share-3.01
Price/Earning Ratio-24.80
Dividend Per Share5.65
Dividend Yield7.57%
Shares Outstanding443M
Market Capitalization33B
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 74.58. MCG closed its last trading day (Thursday, September 28, 2023) at 74.64 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 0.2% drop from its previous closing price of 74.80 ZAR. MultiChoice began the year with a share price of 117.24 ZAR but has since lost 36.3% off that price valuation, ranking it 361st on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance.

MultiChoice Group is the 23rd most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Jun 30 - Sep 28, 2023). MCG has traded a total volume of 185 million shares—in 270,064 deals—valued at ZAR 14.9 billion over the period, with an average of 2.93 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 37.2 million was achieved on August 31st, and a low of 799,405 on July 3rd, 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.

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  1. Solomon RivomboSolomon Rivombo
    Jun 19, 2023 05:27 GMT

    I want quote for buying shares

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