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WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW.L)

MRW.L on London Stock Exchange

235.20GBp
23 Apr 2018
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0.90 (+0.38%)
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Morrisons' special dividend "an important signal" of company's progress
Wednesday, 14 Mar 2018 

March 14 (Reuters) - Morrisons ::CEO SAYS SPECIAL DIVIDEND "AN IMPORTANT SIGNAL" OF COMPANY'S PROGRESS.CEO SAYS UK CONSUMER "LARGELY WHERE THEY WERE" AT CHRISTMAS.CEO SAYS INFLATION HAS TAPERED DOWN SO FAR THIS YEAR, EXPECTS TREND TO CONTINUE.  Full Article

Morrisons comfortable with full-year profit forecasts of 371 mln stg
Tuesday, 9 Jan 2018 

Jan 9 (Reuters) - Morrisons ::CFO SAYS COMFORTABLE WITH ANALYSTS' 2017-18 PRETAX PROFIT CONSENSUS OF 371 MILLION STG.CFO SAYS EXPECTS GROCERY INFLATION TO TAPER DOWN IN 2018-19 FINANCIAL YEAR.CEO SAYS EXPECTS TO OPEN "ONE OR TWO" NEW SUPERMARKETS THIS YEAR.  Full Article

Morrisons comfortable with analysts' consensus for 2017-18 profit
Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Morrisons :CFO says comfortable with analysts' consensus for 2017-18 profit.  Full Article

Morrisons expects impact of inflation to start to unwind at end of 2017-18 year
Thursday, 14 Sep 2017 

Sept 14 (Reuters) - Morrisons :CEO says expects impact of inflation to start to unwind at end of 2017-18 year.CEO says saw "slight shift in demand" for own brand versus brands in H1.  Full Article

Morrisons shares down 2.8 percent after firm warns of "uncertainties ahead"
Thursday, 9 Mar 2017 

Morrisons : FD says depreciation costs seen 20-30 million stg higher year-on-year in 2017-18 year, pension costs 20 million stg higher . CEO says inflation was zero in Q4 . CEO says Wednesday's UK government budget statement was "relatively benign for consumers" .Shares down 2.8 percent after firm warns of "uncertainties ahead".  Full Article

Morrisons comfortable with analysts' consensus profit forecasts
Thursday, 3 Nov 2016 

Morrisons : CFO says comfortable with analysts' consensus forecasts for 2016-17 profit . CEO says "we intend to keep crunching prices in Q4", deflation "is still alive in the business" Further company coverage: [nL8N1D41OZ] (London Newsroom) ((UK.online@Reuters.com; +44 (0)20 7542 7717;)).  Full Article

WM Morrison completes sale of 10 pct stake in Fresh Direct
Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016 

WM Morrison Supermarkets Plc : Morrisons sells its stake in Fresh Direct .Has completed sale of its 10 pct stake in Fresh Direct for 45 million stg in cash.  Full Article

Ocado sees Morrisons deal to be earnings accretive
Tuesday, 9 Aug 2016 

Ocado Group Plc : Does not expect to incur significant additional capital expenditure .Expects agreements with wm morrisons to be earnings accretive, limited impact on its profit before exceptionals in current or 2017 FY.  Full Article

Ocado says confidence in signing multiple international deals undiminished
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 

Ocado : CFO says confidence in signing multiple international deals undiminished . CEO says "we don't believe Brexit will have any impact on the business" . CFO says talks with Morrisons on re-negotiated deal "progressing well" . CFO says target is to sign multiple deals with international retailers "in the medium term" Further company coverage: (London Newsroom) ((UK.online@Reuters.com; +44 (0)20 7542 7717;)).  Full Article

Morrisons announces indicative tender offer results
Wednesday, 8 Jun 2016 

Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc :Expects to set aggregate consideration amount at approximately £152,000,000, which excludes company's derivative costs.  Full Article

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