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Mainfreight (MFT)

Mainfreight is the largest logistics company listed on the NZX with a market capitalisation of $5 billion in 2020. The company specialises in freight forwarding, distribution, managed warehousing and other niche services like hazardous substance transportation.

The company was founded in New Zealand in 1978 and used a series of acquisitions to fuel an international growth strategy. Now with over 8,000 employees and 282 branches in 26 countries, Mainfreight has an extensive presence in the global supply chain. The company is led by founder Bruce Plested and managing director Don Braid.



Announcements
Title Date Type
Mainfreight - Senior Executive Resignation Mon, Oct 18 2021 01:18 pm GENERAL
SPH Notice – Harbour Asset Mgmt Ltd & Jarden Securities Ltd Wed, Sep 22 2021 08:31 am SHINTR
Plested Director Disclosure 20 September 2021 Mon, Sep 20 2021 08:42 am SHINTR
Plested Director Disclosure 13 September 2021 Mon, Sep 13 2021 09:13 am SHINTR
Mainfreight Limited - Trading Update Wed, Sep 01 2021 10:18 am MKTUPDTE
Mainfreight Annual Meeting Results 2021 Fri, Jul 30 2021 08:44 am MEETING
Mainfreight Annual Shareholders Meeting 2021 Thu, Jul 29 2021 04:05 pm GENERAL
Mainfreight - Team Newsletter July 2021 Tue, Jul 20 2021 09:18 am GENERAL
Mainfreight Appoints Regional Manager Americas Thu, Jul 15 2021 09:22 am GENERAL
Braid Director Disclosure 29 June 2021 Tue, Jun 29 2021 08:46 am SHINTR
Directors and Executives
Don Braid
Managing Director
Simon Cotter
Independent Director
Bryan Mogridge
Independent Director
Catherine Parsons
Independent Non-Executive Director
Bruce G Plested
Chairman
Richard Prebble
Independent Director
Tim Williams
CFO / Company Secretary
Company Details
Registered Office: 2 Railway Lane, Otahuhu, Auckland 1062
Postal Address: PO Box 14038, Panmure, Auckland 1741
Telephone: +64 9 259 5500
Facsimile: +64 9 270 7402
Website: http://www.mainfreight.com/
First Listed: 14/06/1996
Balance Date: 31 March
AGM: 29/07/2021
Major Holdings Announcements
Date Name No. Held % Current
22/09/21 Harbour Asset Management Limited, J 4,980,567 5.57 4.95
10/06/21 Bruce Plested, Carl Howard-Smith an 14,933,062 - 14.83
14/04/21 Fisher Funds Management Limited 4,985,096 5.06 4.95
27/06/19 Jarden Partners Limited 4,904,311 - 4.87
10/05/17 Harbour Asset Management Limited 5,056,395 4.98 5.02
07/06/16 Accident Compensation Corporation 4,980,334 5.93 4.96
07/06/16 Harbour Asset Management & Jarden P 5,018,028 5.01 5.00
Director’s Interests Announcements
Date Name No. Held % Details Other
20/09/21 Bruce Plested 14,833,062 - - -
29/06/21 Don Braid 2,872,890 - - -
09/06/21 Carl Howard-Smith 86,000 - - -
15/06/20 Simon Cotter 80,000 - - -
01/08/19 Kate Parsons 1,000 - - -
19/11/18 Tim Williams 215,000 - - -
Analysts’ Forecasts
profit2021 profit2022 eps2021 dps2021 sales2021 ebit2021 ebitda2021
mean 237.3 298.8 235.6 94.3 4,779.3 420.4 474.7
high 288.6 298.8 286.6 114.6 4,779.3 420.4 612.0
low 186.0 298.8 184.7 74.0 4,779.3 420.4 337.4
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Last Updated: 03/05/2021
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