Analyst Consensus

Forecasts are on a post IFRS 16 basis and have been gathered from registered investment analysts for Morrisons Plc through Vuma Consensus, an independent website.

Full Year Consensus2020/212021/222022/23
Group like-for-like sales7.9%-0.2%0.8%
- Low6.8%-3.2%-2.5%
- High9.0%1.5%1.9%
Profit before tax and exceptional items (£m)200*431456
- Low179349352
- High206464502
Earnings per share before exceptional items (p)6.32**13.7014.56
- Low5.6811.0611.37
- High6.5914.9315.68
Ordinary dividend per share (p)6.79***7.017.36
- Low5.025.535.68
- High7.227.557.88
Surplus capital return per share (p)4.00****4.554.61
- Low4.000.000.00
- High4.006.007.00

* After rates payment of £230m, equivalent to £430m pre rates payment. Guidance £420m to £440m
** After rates payment of £230m
*** Guidance : Final 2020/21 dividend to be based on profit before payment of business rates
**** 4.00p special dividend relating to the previously deferred payment for H2 2019/20. Payable on 25th Jan 2021, to those shareholders on the share register as at close of business on 18th Dec 2020

Published on 13th January 2021

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