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Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets

Current Price 223.12p Bid 224.00p Ask 224.10p Change 0.40%
Last Updated: 24/02/2018 18:07. 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 29/01/2017

Turnover
£16,317.00m
Operating Profit
£468.00m
Dividend Yield
2.48
Dividend Per Share
5.43
Dividend Cover
2.38
P/E Ratio
16.93

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
2,355,814,852
Market cap
£5,227.55m

Analyst Views (6)

Strong Buy
 
16.67%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
50.00%
Sell
 
16.67%
Strong Sell
 
16.67%
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
224.00p
Bid Price
224.00p
Ask Price
224.10p
Volume
5901804
Change Today
0.90p
% Change Today
0.40%
Open
223.60p
Previous Close
224.00p
Intraday High
224.30p
Intraday Low
221.90p
52 Week High
254.40p
52 Week Low
205.00p
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

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 Morrisons like-for-like sales up 2.5% 02 Nov 2017 | 07:12 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 03 Oct 2017 | 08:30 Broker Forecast - Credit Suisse issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 02 Oct 2017 | 08:20 Broker Forecast - Morgan Stanley issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 20 Sep 2017 | 11:30 Broker Forecast - Citigroup issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 20 Sep 2017 | 09:00 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 15 Sep 2017 | 08:50 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 15 Sep 2017 | 08:20 FTSE slumps as Carney talks up pound 14 Sep 2017 | 16:36 Market flat as investors await Bank's decision 14 Sep 2017 | 11:51 Morrisons like-for-like sales rise 14 Sep 2017 | 07:21 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 01 Sep 2017 | 13:10 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 29 Aug 2017 | 10:20 Broker views: Pharma and supermarkets 02 Aug 2017 | 14:59 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets PLC 02 Aug 2017 | 08:50 Positive earnings help lift the FTSE 100 01 Aug 2017 | 16:53 Strong results from BP boost FTSE 01 Aug 2017 | 09:11 Morrison appoints Tony van Kralingen as director 07 Jul 2017 | 07:29

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Jan 2017
31 Jan 2016
Tangible Assets
7,227.0
7,161.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
445.0
483.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
398.0
347.0
Total Non-Current Assets
8,070.0
7,991.0
Inventory
614.0
616.0
Trade & Receivables
214.0
192.0
Cash & Receivables
326.0
488.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
22.0
12.0
Total Assets
9,246.0
9,299.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Jan 2017
31 Jan 2016
Short Term Liabilities
2,864.0
2,747.0
Long Term Liabilities
2,319.0
2,796.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
5,183.0
5,543.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Jan 2017
31 Jan 2016
Net Assets
4,063.0
3,756.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Jan 2017
31 Jan 2016
Share Capital
234.0
234.0
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
1,084.0
778.0
Share Premium Account
128.0
127.0
Other Equity
2,617.0
2,617.0
Total Equity
4,063.0
3,756.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Jan 2017
31 Jan 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
978.0
886.0
Cashflow Before Financing
696.0
853.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-161.0
247.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
29 Jan 2017
31 Jan 2016
Turnover
16,317.0
16,122.0
Cost of Sales
15,713.0
15,505.0
Gross Profit
604.0
617.0
Operating Profit
468.0
314.0
Pre-Tax Profit
325.0
217.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
305.0
222.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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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