Metro Group

METRO GROUP is one of the largest and most important international retailing companies. In the financial year 2014/15 it generated sales of around €59 billion. The company operates more than 2,000 stores in 30 countries and has a headcount of around 230,000 employees.

The performance of METRO GROUP is based on the strength of its sales brands that operate independently in their respective market segments: METRO/MAKRO Cash & Carry - the international leader in self-service wholesale - Media Markt and Saturn - the European market leader in consumer electronics retailing and Real hypermarkets.

Düsseldorf, DE
Size (employees)
217,818 (est)-2%
Metro Group was founded in 1964 and is headquartered in Düsseldorf, DE

Metro Group Office Locations

Metro Group has office in Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf, DE

Metro Group Metrics

Metro Group Summary

Market capitalization

€9.4 b

Closing share price

Metro Group's current market capitalization is €9.4 b.

Metro Group Financials

Metro Group's revenue is €58.3 b in FY, 2016 which is a 1.4% decrease from the previous period.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


€59.9 b€59.2 b€58.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

€48.2 b€47.6 b€47 b

Gross profit

€11.8 b€11.6 b€11.4 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

€10.5 b€10.2 b€10 b

General and administrative expense

€1.3 b€1.5 b€1.6 b

Operating expense total

€11.8 b€11.7 b€11.5 b

Depreciation and amortization

€1.2 b€1.5 b€1 b


€2.2 b€2.2 b€2.5 b

EBITDA margin, %



€1.1 b€711 m€1.5 b

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

€434 m€344 m€314 m

Interest income

€48 m€62 m€93 m

Income tax expense

€539 m€480 m€559 m

Pre tax profit

€536 m€259 m€1.2 b

Net Income

€182 m€714 m€657 m

Operating cash flow

€2 b€1.8 b€1.6 b

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