Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets

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Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets Fundamentals

Share Price Information

Name Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets
Epic MRW
Sector Food Retailers & Wholesalers
ISIN GB0006043169
Activites 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.
Index FTSE 100

Key numbers

Latest Share price (p) 0.00 Net gearing (%) 50.64
Market capitalisation (£m) 4,745.78 Gross gearing (%) 53.30
Shares in issue (m) 2,404.14 Debt ratio 30.06
P/E ratio 19.09 Debt-to-equity ratio 0.38
Total dividends per share (p) 6.60 Assets / equity ratio 2.14
Dividend yield (%) 3.38 Price to book value 1.02
Dividend cover 1.55 ROCE (%) 4.83
Earning per share (p) 10.34 EPS growth (%) -22.26
52-week high / low (p) 253.20 / 176.90 DPS growth (%) 8.37

Results at a glance

Date Type Turnover (£m) Profit (£m) Basic EPS Currency
03 Feb 2019 Full Year 17,735 244 10.34 GBP
04 Feb 2018 Full Year 17,262 311 13.30 GBP
29 Jan 2017 Full Year 16,317 305 13.11 GBP

Dividend history

Period Ex-date Pay-date Net dividend Currency Total for year
Special Dividend 26 Sep 2019 01 Nov 2019 2.00 GBX 0.00
H1 Dividend 26 Sep 2019 01 Nov 2019 1.93 GBX 0.00
Special Dividend 23 May 2019 01 Jul 2019 4.00 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 23 May 2019 01 Jul 2019 4.75 GBX 6.60
Special Dividend 27 Sep 2018 05 Nov 2018 2.00 GBX 0.00
H1 Dividend 27 Sep 2018 05 Nov 2018 1.85 GBX 0.00
Special Dividend 24 May 2018 28 Jun 2018 4.00 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 24 May 2018 28 Jun 2018 4.43 GBX 6.09
H1 Dividend 28 Sep 2017 06 Nov 2017 1.66 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 25 May 2017 29 Jun 2017 3.85 GBX 5.43
H1 Dividend 29 Sep 2016 07 Nov 2016 1.58 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 12 May 2016 15 Jun 2016 3.50 GBX 5.00
H1 Dividend 01 Oct 2015 09 Nov 2015 1.50 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 07 May 2015 10 Jun 2015 9.62 GBX 13.65

Contact details

Company name Morrison (Wm) Supermarket
Address Hilmore House, Thornton Road, Bradford BD8 9AX.
Telephone +44 (0)1274 494 166
Website http://www.morrisons.co.uk/

Advisors

Company's broker Jefferies Hoare Govett
Company's joint broker Merrill Lynch International
NOMAD N M Rothschild
Registrar Capita Registrars
Auditors KPMG Audit
Solicitors Gordons LLP

Directors

Appointed Director Position
16 Mar 2015 David Thomas Potts Chief Executive Officer
10 Apr 2013 Trevor John Strain Group Finance Director
01 Oct 2014 Andrew Thomas Higginson Non-Executive Chairman
01 Jan 2016 Rooney Anand Non-Executive Director
01 Sep 2015 Belinda Jane Carew-Jones Non-Executive Director
01 Oct 2015 Richard Colin Neil Davidson Non-Executive Director
01 Sep 2017 Tony van Kralingen Non-Executive Director
01 Jan 2016 Paula Anne Vennells Non-Executive Director
01 Feb 2018 Kevin John Havelock Non-Executive Director

Company financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Reporting date 03 Feb 2019 04 Feb 2018 29 Jan 2017
Tangible assets 7,312 7,243 7,227
Intangible asssets and goodwill 404 428 445
Investments and other non-current assets 818 714 398
Total non-current assets 8,534 8,385 8,070
Inventory / work in progress 713 686 614
Trade and other receivables 347 250 214
Cash and equivalents 264 327 326
Other current assets and asset held for resale 58 19 22
Total of all assets 9,916 9,667 9,246
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Short term liabilities 3,295 3,081 2,864
Long term liabilities 1,990 2,041 2,319
Other liabilites / pension etc 0 0 0
Total of all liabilities 5,285 5,122 5,183
Net assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Net assets 4,631 4,545 4,063
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Share capital 237 236 234
Minority interests 0 0 0
Retained earnings 1,599 1,533 1,084
Share premium account 178 159 128
Other equity 2,617 2,617 2,617
Total equity 4,631 4,545 4,063
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 712 744 978
Cashflow before financing 281 364 696
Increase / decrease in Cash -63 1 -161
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 17,735 17,262 16,317
Cost of sales 17,128 16,629 15,713
Gross profit 607 633 604
Operating profit 394 458 468
Pre-tax profit 320 380 325
Profit / loss for the year 244 311 305