WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC Company Profile (LON:MRW)

About WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)

WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC logoWm Morrison Supermarkets PLC is engaged in the operation of retail supermarket stores under the Morrisons brand and associated activities. The Company offers products, such as Free From, World Foods, Food To Go and Nutmeg clothing. It has food manufacturing capabilities in meat, fish, bakery, fruit and veg, deli and flowers. Its Morrisons branded beef, lamb, pork, chicken, milk and eggs are sourced in the United Kingdom. The Company serves customers across the United Kingdom through approximately 500 stores and an online home delivery service. It operates from over 10 manufacturing sites across Britain. The Company operates over seven regional distribution centers and a national center servicing its supermarkets. Its subsidiaries include Bos Brothers Fruit and Vegetables B.V., Erith Pier Company Limited, Firsdell Limited, Kiddicare Properties Limited, MHE JV Co Limited, Neerock Farming Limited, Neerock Limited, Rathbone Kear Limited and Wm Morrison Produce Limited.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Symbol: LON:MRW
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £5.76 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,327,077,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 238.23
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 234.63
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 168.50 - GBX 250
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.03
  • P/E Growth: 4.65
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £16.32 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.35
  • Book Value: GBX 1.75 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.41
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.2%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £907 million
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 10.30 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)

What is WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's stock symbol?

WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "MRW."

How often does WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC?

WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC announced a dividend on Thursday, March 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 25th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.85 per share on Thursday, June 29th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 25th. This is a boost from WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's previous dividend of $1.58. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's Dividend History.

Where is WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's stock going? Where will WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's stock price be in 2017?

15 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 130 to GBX 260. On average, they anticipate WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's share price to reach GBX 212.60 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC.

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How do I buy WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC stock?

Shares of WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC stock cost?

One share of WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 247.40.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.53)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 212.60

Analysts' Ratings History for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/26/2017Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 230 -> GBX 240View Rating Details
5/22/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 205View Rating Details
5/10/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 225View Rating Details
5/5/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 260View Rating Details
5/5/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 260View Rating Details
5/4/2017Shore CapitalReiterated Ratinghouse stockView Rating Details
5/3/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingReduceGBX 200View Rating Details
4/25/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 250View Rating Details
4/24/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingSellGBX 190View Rating Details
4/7/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 215 -> GBX 225View Rating Details
3/17/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 235View Rating Details
1/11/2017AlphaValueReiterated RatingSellGBX 209View Rating Details
1/9/2017Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 220View Rating Details
1/6/2017Citigroup IncReiterated RatingSellGBX 130View Rating Details
11/2/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingSellGBX 170View Rating Details
9/14/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 165 -> GBX 170View Rating Details
5/4/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeUnderperformGBX 160View Rating Details
5/3/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 150View Rating Details
3/11/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 260 -> GBX 270View Rating Details
3/9/2016Grupo SantanderReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 155View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $12.35 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/9/2017GBX 3.851.67%5/25/20175/25/20176/29/2017
9/15/2016GBX 1.580.76%9/29/20169/29/201611/7/2016
3/10/2016GBX 3.501.81%5/12/20165/12/20166/15/2016
9/10/2015GBX 1.500.88%10/1/201510/1/201511/9/2015
3/12/2015GBX 9.624.84%5/7/20155/7/20156/10/2015
9/11/2014GBX 4.032.26%10/1/201410/1/201411/10/2014
3/13/2014GBX 9.164.46%5/7/20145/7/20146/11/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/13/2017Neil DavidsonInsiderBuy12,800GBX 235£30,080
3/10/2017Paula VennellsInsiderBuy12,745GBX 234£29,823.30
3/30/2016Potts,David TInsiderBuy180,000GBX 202£363,600
1/22/2016Anand,RooneyInsiderBuy12,500GBX 160£20,000
9/18/2015Potts,David TInsiderBuy314,881GBX 159£500,660.79
9/10/2015Strain,TrevorInsiderBuy58,453GBX 170£99,370.10
3/19/2015David T PottsInsiderBuy508,000GBX 205.85£1,045,718
1/13/2015Andrew HigginsonInsiderBuy266,209GBX 186.22£495,734.40
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)
Latest Headlines for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Price Target Raised to GBX 240
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 7:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWm Morrison Supermarkets Plc : MRW-GB: Dividend Analysis : May 26th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 7:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 8:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 7:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBritish supermarket chain Asda slows rate of sales decline
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 8:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWm Morrison Supermarkets Plc :MRW-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended January 31, 2017 : May 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 11:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWm Morrison Supermarkets Plc :MRW-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : May 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 6:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 10:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's (MRW) Hold Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 6:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Beaufort Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 8:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's (MRW) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 6:56 PM
marketwatch.com logoMorrison's like-for-like quarterly sales grow
www.marketwatch.com - May 4 at 11:32 AM
rttnews.com logoWm Morrison Supermarkets Q1 Group LFL Sales Ex-fuel Up 3.4% - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - May 4 at 11:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's (MRW)  House Stock Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Given  Reduce Rating at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 9:32 AM
marketwatch.com logoTop 4 UK supermarkets get Easter egg sales boost - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - May 3 at 8:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBritish grocery sales jump on higher inflation and Easter
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 8:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWm Morrison Supermarkets Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MRW) : May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 8:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWm Morrison Supermarkets Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MRW-GB : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 12:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDeutsche Bank AG Reiterates Hold Rating for WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 7:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Earns  Reduce Rating from HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 12:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's (MRW) Sell Rating Reiterated at Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 7:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 10:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's (MRW) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 10:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's (MRW) Neutral Rating Reiterated at BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 6:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTSE 100 marches higher, but Tesco slides 5% after update
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 7:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Rating Reiterated by Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 7:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) PT Raised to GBX 230 at Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 8:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) PT Raised to GBX 225 at Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 7:37 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoEuropean shares muted as investors mull Brexit, oil provides support
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 5:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's (MRW) "Neutral" Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 2:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) PT Raised to GBX 225 at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 11:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 11:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW) Given "Buy" Rating at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 10:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWM Morrison Supermarkets PLC's (MRW) Neutral Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 1:09 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoOcado maintains double-digit sales growth as prices start to rise
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 11:03 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoThese 2 bargain dividend stocks could beat the FTSE 100 in 2017
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 10 at 9:38 AM
rttnews.com logoMorrison Supermarkets FY16 Profit Rises; LFL Sales Ex-fuel/ex-VAT Up 1.7%
www.rttnews.com - March 9 at 8:39 AM
marketwatch.com logoMorrison's profit lifted by rising sales
www.marketwatch.com - March 9 at 8:39 AM
fool.co.uk logoWhy I’d buy and hold WM Morrison Supermarkets plc for the next decade
www.fool.co.uk - March 9 at 8:39 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAkzo Nobel bucks falling European stock market after takeover offer
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 8:39 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2017 WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 9 at 8:39 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSpanish lettuce shortage likely to continue into March, say farmers
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:15 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoUK's Co-op "saviour" Richard Pennycook to step down as CEO
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 7:57 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Sir Ken never looked for someone more important to talk to
www.ft.com - February 3 at 7:24 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Sir Ken's comments came straight from the heart
www.ft.com - February 3 at 7:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPRESS DIGEST- British Business - Feb 2
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 12:45 AM
bloomberg.com logoKen Morrison, Grocer’s Son Who Led Supermarket Chain, Dies at 85
www.bloomberg.com - February 1 at 7:43 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAre these FTSE 100 favourites about to plummet in 2017?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 28 at 1:50 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Wm Morrison reports indicative note tender results
www.reuters.com - January 24 at 7:26 PM

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