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WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW.L)

MRW.L on London Stock Exchange

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21 Sep 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Morrisons CEO declines comment when asked if would rule out bid for Sainsbury's
Thursday, 10 May 2018 02:42am EDT 

May 10 (Reuters) - Morrisons ::CFO DECLINES COMMENT WHEN ASKED IF SEEKING CLOSER RELATIONSHIP WITH AMAZON <<>>.CEO SAYS EXPECTS TO PROVIDE COMMENT TO UK'S CMA ON SAINSBURY'S-ASDA DEAL.CEO DECLINES COMMENT WHEN ASKED IF MORRISONS WOULD RULE OUT BIDDING FOR SAINSBURY'S <<>>.  Full Article

Morrisons' special dividend "an important signal" of company's progress
Wednesday, 14 Mar 2018 03:32am EDT 

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 02:47am EST 

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 03:29am EDT 

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 02:25am EDT 

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 02:00am EST 

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 03:36am EDT 

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

UPDATE 1-Hot summer boosts UK grocery sales as sector awaits new Tesco format

(Adds background) LONDON, Sept 18 British grocery sales grew 3.8 percent in the latest 12-week period, boosted by demand for alcohol, soft drinks and ice cream in a record-breaking hot summer, as supermarkets brace for a push into the discount sector by market leader Tesco. While the country's four biggest supermarkets benefited from the warm weather spending spree, they all lost market share to discounters Aldi and Lidl, whose sales growth was 13.9 percent and 8