Analysts’ recommendations

METRO GROUP is monitored and evaluated by roughly 40 analysts from respected national and international banks. METRO GROUP regularly reports the respective recommendations and share price targets on its investor relations pages on the Internet. As of the close of the short financial year 2013, 30 per cent (31/12/2012: 21 per cent) of analysts recommended the METRO share as a buy; 35 per cent (31/12/2012: 55 per cent) rated it a “hold” and 35 per cent (31/12/2012: 24 per cent) a “sell”. The median value of share price targets was €24.00 at the end of September 2013 compared with €22.10 at the end of 2012.