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Methanex TSX:MX Stock Report

Last Price

CA$60.21

Market Cap

CA$4.1b

7D

6.0%

1Y

-12.5%

Updated

27 Feb, 2024

Data

Company Financials +

MX Stock Overview

Methanex Corporation produces and supplies methanol in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and South America.

MX fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health3/6
Dividends2/6

Methanex Corporation Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Methanex
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCA$60.21
52 Week HighCA$74.68
52 Week LowCA$50.57
Beta1.94
1 Month Change-1.78%
3 Month Change4.15%
1 Year Change-12.52%
3 Year Change24.58%
5 Year Change-26.06%
Change since IPO1,238.00%

Recent News & Updates

Methanex (TSE:MX) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Nov 15
Methanex (TSE:MX) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Recent updates

Methanex (TSE:MX) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Nov 15
Methanex (TSE:MX) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

When Should You Buy Methanex Corporation (TSE:MX)?

Oct 19
When Should You Buy Methanex Corporation (TSE:MX)?

Here's What's Concerning About Methanex's (TSE:MX) Returns On Capital

Sep 01
Here's What's Concerning About Methanex's (TSE:MX) Returns On Capital

Methanex (TSE:MX) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Aug 04
Methanex (TSE:MX) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

When Should You Buy Methanex Corporation (TSE:MX)?

Jul 20
When Should You Buy Methanex Corporation (TSE:MX)?

Methanex (TSE:MX) Will Want To Turn Around Its Return Trends

May 31
Methanex (TSE:MX) Will Want To Turn Around Its Return Trends

Methanex (TSE:MX) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Apr 24
Methanex (TSE:MX) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Methanex (TSE:MX) Has Some Way To Go To Become A Multi-Bagger

Feb 20
Methanex (TSE:MX) Has Some Way To Go To Become A Multi-Bagger

Methanex Corporation (TSE:MX) Shares Could Be 35% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Feb 07
Methanex Corporation (TSE:MX) Shares Could Be 35% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Is Methanex (TSE:MX) Using Too Much Debt?

Jan 09
Is Methanex (TSE:MX) Using Too Much Debt?

We Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Methanex (TSE:MX) Passed With Ease

Nov 25
We Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Methanex (TSE:MX) Passed With Ease

Investors Will Want Methanex's (TSE:MX) Growth In ROCE To Persist

Nov 12
Investors Will Want Methanex's (TSE:MX) Growth In ROCE To Persist

Here's Why Methanex (TSE:MX) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

Oct 07
Here's Why Methanex (TSE:MX) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

Do Methanex's (TSE:MX) Earnings Warrant Your Attention?

Aug 17
Do Methanex's (TSE:MX) Earnings Warrant Your Attention?

Methanex (TSE:MX) Is Doing The Right Things To Multiply Its Share Price

Jun 28
Methanex (TSE:MX) Is Doing The Right Things To Multiply Its Share Price

Methanex (TSE:MX) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

May 16
Methanex (TSE:MX) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Methanex (TSE:MX) Shareholders Will Want The ROCE Trajectory To Continue

Mar 19
Methanex (TSE:MX) Shareholders Will Want The ROCE Trajectory To Continue

A Look At The Fair Value Of Methanex Corporation (TSE:MX)

Feb 11
A Look At The Fair Value Of Methanex Corporation (TSE:MX)

Is Methanex (TSE:MX) A Risky Investment?

Jan 01
Is Methanex (TSE:MX) A Risky Investment?

Statutory Profit Doesn't Reflect How Good Methanex's (TSE:MX) Earnings Are

Nov 03
Statutory Profit Doesn't Reflect How Good Methanex's (TSE:MX) Earnings Are

Is Methanex Corporation (TSE:MX) Trading At A 43% Discount?

Sep 29
Is Methanex Corporation (TSE:MX) Trading At A 43% Discount?

Methanex (TSE:MX) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Jul 26
Methanex (TSE:MX) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Capital Allocation Trends At Methanex (TSE:MX) Aren't Ideal

Jun 14
Capital Allocation Trends At Methanex (TSE:MX) Aren't Ideal

Here's Why It's Unlikely That Methanex Corporation's (TSE:MX) CEO Will See A Pay Rise This Year

Apr 24
Here's Why It's Unlikely That Methanex Corporation's (TSE:MX) CEO Will See A Pay Rise This Year

Health Check: How Prudently Does Methanex (TSE:MX) Use Debt?

Apr 08
Health Check: How Prudently Does Methanex (TSE:MX) Use Debt?

Is Methanex (TSE:MX) Using Debt In A Risky Way?

Dec 31
Is Methanex (TSE:MX) Using Debt In A Risky Way?

Shareholder Returns

MXCA ChemicalsCA Market
7D6.0%5.2%0.6%
1Y-12.5%-30.1%3.0%

Return vs Industry: MX exceeded the Canadian Chemicals industry which returned -29.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MX underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 3.6% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is MX's price volatile compared to industry and market?
MX volatility
MX Average Weekly Movement4.7%
Chemicals Industry Average Movement7.8%
Market Average Movement8.6%
10% most volatile stocks in CA Market17.6%
10% least volatile stocks in CA Market3.2%

Stable Share Price: MX has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: MX's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19681,410Rich Sumnerhttps://www.methanex.com

Methanex Corporation produces and supplies methanol in North America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and South America. The company also purchases methanol produced by others under methanol offtake contracts and on the spot market. In addition, it owns and leases storage and terminal facilities.

Methanex Corporation Fundamentals Summary

How do Methanex's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
MX fundamental statistics
Market capCA$4.06b
Earnings (TTM)CA$235.20m
Revenue (TTM)CA$5.03b

17.3x

P/E Ratio

0.8x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report (TTM)
MX income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$3.72b
Cost of RevenueUS$3.07b
Gross ProfitUS$655.40m
Other ExpensesUS$481.26m
EarningsUS$174.14m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2023

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)2.58
Gross Margin17.60%
Net Profit Margin4.68%
Debt/Equity Ratio98.6%

How did MX perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

1.7%

Current Dividend Yield

28%

Payout Ratio

Does MX pay a reliable dividends?

See MX dividend history and benchmarks
When do you need to buy MX by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Methanex dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateMar 13 2024
Dividend Pay DateMar 28 2024
Days until Ex dividend15 days
Days until Dividend pay date30 days

Does MX pay a reliable dividends?

See MX dividend history and benchmarks
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