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MTN - MTN Group Ltd

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MTN Group Limited is an emerging markets mobile telecommunications provider operating across South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Uganda, Syria, and Sudan. The majority of the company's revenue is earned through South Africa and Nigeria. At end December 2019, it had 251 million customers across Africa and the Middle East. MTN Group offers voice, data and digital services to retail customers in the 21 countries in which its operations have telecoms licences.

MTN Group Ltd is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). MTN is traded on the JSE under the ticker symbol “MTN”. The International Securities Identification Number (ISIN) of JSE:MTN is ZAE000042164. MTN Group Ltd is currently the 17th most valuable stock on the JSE with a market capitalization of ZAR 169 billion, which makes about 0.881% of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange equity market.

MTN90.13 ▾ 2.46 (2.66%)
1 day ago
Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price88.90
Day’s High Price92.56
Traded Volume5.48M
Number of Deals9,940
Gross Turnover495M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share3.15
Price/Earning Ratio28.61
Dividend Per Share3.30
Dividend Yield3.66%
Shares Outstanding1.88B
Market Capitalization169B
Monetary values are quoted in South African Rand (ZAR) unless otherwise stated

MTN Stock Market Performance


The current share price of MTN Group Ltd (MTN) is ZAR 90.13. MTN closed its last trading day (Friday, April 12, 2024) at 90.13 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 2.7% drop from its previous closing price of 92.59 ZAR. MTN began the year with a share price of 115.50 ZAR but has since lost 22% off that price valuation, ranking it 361st on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders’ fears may be allayed by the 7% increase of MTN share price since March 12th, which is 65th best on JSE.

MTN Group is the ninth most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Jan 12 - Apr 12, 2024). MTN has traded a total volume of 384 million shares—in 524,097 deals—valued at ZAR 35.1 billion over the period, with an average of 6.09 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 19.9 million was achieved on April 5th, and a low of 2.18 million on January 22nd, for the same period. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of MTN on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.


Profile of MTN Group Ltd.

MTN Group Ltd. operates in the Telecommunications sector, specifically, the Mobile Telecommunications industry.

Factsheet of MTN Group Ltd.

Mobile Telecommunications
216 - 14th Avenue, Fairland, Roodepoort, 2195
083 912-3000

MTN Industrial Market Competitors

MTN Group Ltd., issuers of the MTN stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, have five market competitors who are also engaged in the Telecommunications sector and/or Mobile Telecommunications industry. The table below presents an overview of their market standing.

CodeNameM. Cap.CloseYTD
BLUBlue Label Telecoms Ltd3.85B4.21+8.51%
HUGHuge Group Ltd336M1.95-2.5%
VODVodacom Group Ltd191B91.84-13.4%
TLMTelemaster Holdings Limited79.9M1.39+85.3%
TKGTelkom SA SOC Ltd13.5B26.40-11.2%

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


  1. mosia vusimuzi vincentmosia vusimuzi vincent
    Nov 13, 2023 09:49 GMT

    mtn is mine!!!

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