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Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets

Current Price 246.70p Bid 246.10p Ask 246.20p Change 0.41%
Last Updated: 27/05/2018 14:54. 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 04/02/2018

Turnover
£17,262.00m
Operating Profit
£458.00m
Dividend Yield
2.39
Dividend Per Share
6.09
Dividend Cover
2.18
P/E Ratio
19.13

Key Personnel

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

Stock Details

EPIC
MRW
ISIN
GB0006043169
Shares in Issue
2,355,873,404
Market cap
£5,993.34m

Analyst Views (6)

Strong Buy
 
16.67%
Buy
 
16.67%
Hold
 
16.67%
Sell
 
16.67%
Strong Sell
 
33.33%
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
246.20p
Bid Price
246.10p
Ask Price
246.20p
Volume
9133511
Change Today
1.00p
% Change Today
0.41%
Open
246.40p
Previous Close
246.20p
Intraday High
248.20p
Intraday Low
244.50p
52 Week High
257.70p
52 Week Low
203.30p
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 MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Bernstein issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 22 May 2018 | 08:50 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 11 May 2018 | 11:20 FTSE rises on weaker sterling as Bank of England holds rate 10 May 2018 | 16:57 FTSE falls as BP and Shell go ex-dividend 10 May 2018 | 11:47 FTSE edges higher on busy day for retailers 10 May 2018 | 08:35 Morrison Supermarkets grows like-for-like sales by 3.6% 10 May 2018 | 07:24 Broker Forecast - Exane BNP Paribas issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 30 Apr 2018 | 12:40 Director Deals - Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC (MRW) 24 Apr 2018 | 14:45 FTSE slides after weak production numbers 11 Apr 2018 | 11:33 Director Deals - Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC (MRW) 10 Apr 2018 | 14:35 Resources stocks keep FTSE on the front foot heading into Easter 29 Mar 2018 | 16:47 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 15 Mar 2018 | 10:10 Expected boost in oil output weighs on FTSE 14 Mar 2018 | 16:47 Upbeat industrial data from China boosts the resources sector 14 Mar 2018 | 11:48 UK stocks open 0.3% higher, buoyed by miners 14 Mar 2018 | 09:09 Morrisons declares special dividend as profits rise 17% 14 Mar 2018 | 07:13 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 05 Mar 2018 | 12:40 Festive cheer for Morrisons supports firm FTSE 09 Jan 2018 | 16:45 Upbeat trading at Morrison's lifts grocery stocks 09 Jan 2018 | 11:23 Morrisons posts jump in Christmas sales 09 Jan 2018 | 07:10 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 02 Jan 2018 | 09:10 Supermarkets and miners help boost FTSE at start of new trading week 27 Dec 2017 | 16:25 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 05 Dec 2017 | 11:50 Director Deals - Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC (MRW) 30 Nov 2017 | 11:05 Director Deals - Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC (MRW) 20 Nov 2017 | 16:35 Director Deals - Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC (MRW) 09 Nov 2017 | 14:50 Broker Forecast - Beaufort Securities issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 03 Nov 2017 | 09:10 UK interest rate hike boosts FTSE 02 Nov 2017 | 16:42 FTSE rises as traders await interest rate decision 02 Nov 2017 | 11:10 FTSE flat as markets awaits interest rate decision 02 Nov 2017 | 08:36

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
04 Feb 2018
29 Jan 2017
Tangible Assets
7,243.0
7,227.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
428.0
445.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
714.0
398.0
Total Non-Current Assets
8,385.0
8,070.0
Inventory
686.0
614.0
Trade & Receivables
250.0
214.0
Cash & Receivables
327.0
326.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
19.0
22.0
Total Assets
9,667.0
9,246.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
04 Feb 2018
29 Jan 2017
Short Term Liabilities
3,081.0
2,864.0
Long Term Liabilities
2,041.0
2,319.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
5,122.0
5,183.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
04 Feb 2018
29 Jan 2017
Net Assets
4,545.0
4,063.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
04 Feb 2018
29 Jan 2017
Share Capital
236.0
234.0
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
1,533.0
1,084.0
Share Premium Account
159.0
128.0
Other Equity
2,617.0
2,617.0
Total Equity
4,545.0
4,063.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
04 Feb 2018
29 Jan 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
744.0
978.0
Cashflow Before Financing
364.0
696.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
1.0
-161.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
04 Feb 2018
29 Jan 2017
Turnover
17,262.0
16,317.0
Cost of Sales
16,629.0
15,713.0
Gross Profit
633.0
604.0
Operating Profit
458.0
468.0
Pre-Tax Profit
380.0
325.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
311.0
305.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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
H2 Dividend
07 May 2014
11 Jun 2014
H1 Dividend
02 Oct 2013
11 Nov 2013
H2 Dividend
15 May 2013
19 Jun 2013
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