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Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets

Current Price 244.12p Bid 244.25p Ask 244.40p Change 0.06%
Last Updated: 18/11/2018 06:53. 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
2.57
Dividend Per Share
6.09
Dividend Cover
2.12
P/E Ratio
18.35

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
2,367,891,442
Market cap
£5,780.02m

Analyst Views (8)

Strong Buy
 
25.00%
Buy
 
25.00%
Hold
 
25.00%
Sell
 
12.50%
Strong Sell
 
12.50%
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
244.25p
Bid Price
244.25p
Ask Price
244.40p
Volume
8775724
Change Today
0.15p
% Change Today
0.06%
Open
244.00p
Previous Close
244.25p
Intraday High
246.00p
Intraday Low
242.70p
52 Week High
270.50p
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 13 Nov 2018 | 09:50 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 07 Nov 2018 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 07 Nov 2018 | 10:40 FTSE falls on strong sterling and weak mining sector 06 Nov 2018 | 16:49 Markets remain jittery ahead of midterm results 06 Nov 2018 | 12:04 UK stocks drift lower as investors await US election outcome 06 Nov 2018 | 09:09 Morrisons third-quarter sales jump 6%, though retail growth slows 06 Nov 2018 | 07:15 Morrisons expands CFO Trevor Strain's management responsibilities 17 Oct 2018 | 13:12 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 03 Oct 2018 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 17 Sep 2018 | 11:00 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 14 Sep 2018 | 08:40 Rising sterling hits FTSE 13 Sep 2018 | 16:47 Falling tobacco stocks and utilities weigh on FTSE 13 Sep 2018 | 11:37 UK stocks little changed ahead of BoE rate decision 13 Sep 2018 | 09:13 Morrisons posts 9% rise in H1 profit, sales at 9-year high 13 Sep 2018 | 07:51 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 10 Sep 2018 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 30 Jul 2018 | 10:50 Director Deals - Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC (MRW) 04 Jul 2018 | 13:40 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

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
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
H2 Dividend
07 May 2014
11 Jun 2014
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