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Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets

Current Price 209.78p Bid 205.60p Ask 205.70p Change -1.77%
Last Updated: 22/07/2019 18:11. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Founded in 1899 by William Morrison, the company has grown from a single egg and butter stall in Bradford market to become the UK's fourth largest supermarket chain. Currently employs more than 150,000 people working in stores, factories, distribution centres and head office functions.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 03/02/2019

Turnover
£17,735.00m
Operating Profit
£394.00m
Dividend Yield
3.15
Dividend Per Share
6.60
Dividend Cover
1.57
P/E Ratio
20.25

Key Personnel

David Thomas Potts
Chief Executive Officer
Trevor John Strain
Group Finance Director
Andrew Thomas Higginson
Non-Executive Chairman
Rooney Anand
Non-Executive Director
Belinda Jane Carew-Jones
Non-Executive Director
Richard Colin Neil Davidson
Non-Executive Director
Tony van Kralingen
Non-Executive Director
Paula Anne Vennells
Non-Executive Director
Kevin John Havelock
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
MRW
ISIN
GB0006043169
Shares in Issue
2,393,031,122
Market cap
£5,011.01m

Analyst Views (5)

Strong Buy
 
40.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
40.00%
Sell
 
20.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
205.70p
Bid Price
205.60p
Ask Price
205.70p
Volume
14814400
Change Today
-3.70p
% Change Today
-1.77%
Open
210.00p
Previous Close
205.70p
Intraday High
211.40p
Intraday Low
205.00p
52 Week High
270.50p
52 Week Low
192.15p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets Intra-day Chart

Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Director Deals - Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC (MRW) 01 Jul 2019 | 14:15 Markets remain tense amid lower US open 25 Jun 2019 | 16:44 FTSE 100 loses momentum 13 Jun 2019 | 16:39 FTSE heads back towards 7,400 as oil surges on tanker explosion 13 Jun 2019 | 12:06 Morrisons expands joint venture with Amazon 13 Jun 2019 | 09:40 Director Deals - Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC (MRW) 14 May 2019 | 17:25 FTSE outperforms other European markets 09 May 2019 | 12:06 Morrisons suspends deal to use capacity at Ocado's Erith warehouse until 2021 09 May 2019 | 09:25 UK stocks follow Asian markets lower as China-US trade tensions rise 09 May 2019 | 09:12 Morrisons posts 2.3% rise in Q1 LFL sales, remains confident in future growth 09 May 2019 | 07:29 Director Deals - Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC (MRW) 10 Apr 2019 | 16:05 Director Deals - Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC (MRW) 10 Apr 2019 | 16:05 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 29 Mar 2019 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - Bernstein issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 28 Mar 2019 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 22 Mar 2019 | 08:30 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 14 Mar 2019 | 09:30 FTSE flat as sterling surges ahead of key Brexit vote 13 Mar 2019 | 17:04 FTSE steady amid swings in sterling ahead of no deal vote 13 Mar 2019 | 15:34 UK stocks open flat as investors brace for no-deal Brexit vote 13 Mar 2019 | 08:58 Morrisons declares special dividend as adjusted profits grow 13 Mar 2019 | 07:18 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 21 Feb 2019 | 11:10 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 06 Feb 2019 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 05 Feb 2019 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 04 Feb 2019 | 11:00 Director Deals - Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC (MRW) 01 Feb 2019 | 16:15 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 11 Jan 2019 | 12:30 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 09 Jan 2019 | 11:00 Progress on US-China trade talks boosts global equities 08 Jan 2019 | 16:54 FTSE 100 builds on solid start to trade 1% higher 08 Jan 2019 | 12:06 UK stocks open 0.6% higher amid trade truce hopes 08 Jan 2019 | 08:56

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
03 Feb 2019
04 Feb 2018
Tangible Assets
7,312.0
7,243.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
404.0
428.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
818.0
714.0
Total Non-Current Assets
8,534.0
8,385.0
Inventory
713.0
686.0
Trade & Receivables
347.0
250.0
Cash & Receivables
264.0
327.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
58.0
19.0
Total Assets
9,916.0
9,667.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
03 Feb 2019
04 Feb 2018
Short Term Liabilities
3,295.0
3,081.0
Long Term Liabilities
1,990.0
2,041.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
5,285.0
5,122.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
03 Feb 2019
04 Feb 2018
Net Assets
4,631.0
4,545.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
03 Feb 2019
04 Feb 2018
Share Capital
237.0
236.0
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
1,599.0
1,533.0
Share Premium Account
178.0
159.0
Other Equity
2,617.0
2,617.0
Total Equity
4,631.0
4,545.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
03 Feb 2019
04 Feb 2018
Cashflow from Operating Activities
712.0
744.0
Cashflow Before Financing
281.0
364.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-63.0
1.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
03 Feb 2019
04 Feb 2018
Turnover
17,735.0
17,262.0
Cost of Sales
17,128.0
16,629.0
Gross Profit
607.0
633.0
Operating Profit
394.0
458.0
Pre-Tax Profit
320.0
380.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
244.0
311.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
Special Dividend
23 May 2019
01 Jul 2019
H2 Dividend
23 May 2019
01 Jul 2019
Special Dividend
27 Sep 2018
05 Nov 2018
H1 Dividend
27 Sep 2018
05 Nov 2018
Special Dividend
24 May 2018
28 Jun 2018
H2 Dividend
24 May 2018
28 Jun 2018
H1 Dividend
28 Sep 2017
06 Nov 2017
H2 Dividend
25 May 2017
29 Jun 2017
H1 Dividend
29 Sep 2016
07 Nov 2016
H2 Dividend
12 May 2016
15 Jun 2016
H1 Dividend
01 Oct 2015
09 Nov 2015
H2 Dividend
07 May 2015
10 Jun 2015
H1 Dividend
01 Oct 2014
10 Nov 2014
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