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MTN - MTN Group Ltd

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MTN Group Ltd. is an emerging markets mobile operator with a clear vision to lead the delivery of a bold, new digital world. At end December 2019 it had 251 million customers across Africa and the Middle East. The 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 a 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. The...

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 13th most valuable stock on the JSE with a market capitalization of ZAR 309 billion, which makes about 1.55% of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange equity market.

MTN163.76 ▴ 1.36 (0.84%)
Last Trading Results
Opening Price
Day’s Low Price161.77
Day’s High Price164.58
Traded Volume4.39M
Number of Deals6,206
Gross Turnover715M
Growth & Valuation
Earnings Per Share9.87
Price/Earning Ratio16.59
Dividend Per Share3.00
Dividend Yield1.83%
Shares Outstanding1.88B
Market Capitalization309B
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 163.76. MTN closed its last trading day (Friday, May 27, 2022) at 163.76 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), recording a 0.8% gain over its previous closing price of 162.40 ZAR. MTN began the year with a share price of 170.71 ZAR but has since lost 4.07% off that price valuation, ranking it 230th on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance. Shareholders’ worries are compounded by the fact that MTN has lost 6% of the stock’s value from April 28th to date.

MTN Group is the 13th most traded stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange over the past three months (Feb 23 - May 27, 2022). MTN has traded a total volume of 361 million shares—in 641,031 deals—valued at ZAR 66 billion over the period, with an average of 5.73 million traded shares per session. A volume high of 23.9 million was achieved on March 18th, and a low of 2.24 million on May 24th, 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 Ltd5.07B5.55+9.04%
VODVodacom Group Ltd266B144.92+7.65%
HUGHuge Group Ltd639M3.69+4.24%
TLMTelemaster Holdings Limited58.5M1.05-16%
TKGTelkom SA SOC Ltd23B44.98-16.8%

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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