MRF - Merafe Resources Ltd
Merafe is listed on the JSE Ltd. in the General Mining sector under the share code MRF. Currently, the main focus of Merafe's business is on the 20.5% participation of its wholly owned subsidiary, Merafe Ferrochrome and Mining (Pty) Ltd., in the earnings before interest, tax depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) of the Glencore-Merafe Chrome Venture (the Venture), in which Glencore has a 79.5% participation. Merafe and Glencore South Africa operations (Glencore) formed the Venture in July 2004 when the companies pooled their chrome operations to create the largest ferrochrome producer in the world.
Merafe Resources Ltd through its wholly owned subsidiary, Merafe Ferrochrome and Mining Proprietary Limited, participates in chrome mining and the beneficiation of chrome ore into ferrochrome. The Glencore-Merafe Chrome Venture (Venture) operates five ferrochrome smelters,...
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|Day’s Low Price||0.92|
|Day’s High Price||0.97|
|Number of Deals||149|
|Growth & Valuation|
|Earnings Per Share||0.2130|
|Dividend Per Share||0.07|
MRF Stock Market Performance
The current share price of Merafe Resources Ltd (MRF) is ZAR 0.96. MRF closed its last trading day (Tuesday, September 21, 2021) at 0.94 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 9.3% gain over its previous closing price of 0.86 ZAR. Merafe Resources began the year with a share price of 0.42 ZAR and has since gained 124% on that price valuation, ranking it 16th on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance.
Merafe Resources is the 14th most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Jun 24 - Sep 21, 2021). MRF has traded a total volume of 265 million shares—in 8,474 deals—valued at ZAR 228 million over the period, with an average of 4.2 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 22.9 million was achieved on July 26th, and a low of 349,639 on June 28th, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Merafe Resources on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
Profile of Merafe Resources Ltd.
Merafe Resources Ltd. operates in the Basic Materials sector, specifically, the Mining industry.
|Factsheet of Merafe Resources Ltd.|
Building B Second Floor, Ballyoaks Office Park, 35 Ballyclare Drive, Bryanston, 2191
MRF Industrial Market Competitors
Merafe Resources Ltd., issuers of the MRF stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Basic Materials sector and/or Mining industry. The table below presents an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.
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