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Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets

Current Price 237.25p Bid 237.30p Ask 237.40p Change -0.15%
Last Updated: 18/02/2019 13:36. 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
2.64
Dividend Per Share
6.09
Dividend Cover
2.12
P/E Ratio
17.87

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
2,368,254,984
Market cap
£5,629.34m

Analyst Views (9)

Strong Buy
 
44.44%
Buy
 
11.11%
Hold
 
44.44%
Sell
 
0.00%
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
237.35p
Bid Price
237.30p
Ask Price
237.40p
Volume
827437
Change Today
-0.35p
% Change Today
-0.15%
Open
237.85p
Previous Close
237.70p
Intraday High
237.90p
Intraday Low
235.50p
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 AJ Bell

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 Morrisons grows Christmas sales by 4%; keeps prices steady 08 Jan 2019 | 07:07 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 07 Jan 2019 | 11:50 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 04 Jan 2019 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 04 Jan 2019 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 02 Jan 2019 | 10:10 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

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

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 AJ Bell

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 AJ Bell

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

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

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 AJ Bell

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 AJ Bell

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 AJ Bell

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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