WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW) had its price target hoisted by Societe Generale from GBX 150 ($1.96) to GBX 170 ($2.22) in a research report report published on Friday morning. Societe Generale currently has a sell rating on the grocer’s stock.

Several other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on MRW. BNP Paribas reiterated an underperform rating and set a GBX 125 ($1.63) price target on shares of WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC in a report on Wednesday, June 1st. Jefferies Group reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 210 ($2.74) price target on shares of WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC in a report on Wednesday, June 1st. Barclays PLC reiterated an underweight rating and set a GBX 155 ($2.02) price target on shares of WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC in a report on Wednesday, June 1st. HSBC reiterated a hold rating and set a GBX 190 ($2.48) price target on shares of WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC in a report on Wednesday, June 1st. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reiterated a neutral rating and set a GBX 180 ($2.35) price target on shares of WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC in a report on Monday, June 27th. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC currently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 180.82 ($2.36).

Shares of WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC (LON:MRW) opened at 214.90 on Friday. WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 138.60 and a 12-month high of GBX 217.10. The firm’s market cap is GBX 5.01 billion. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 194.93 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 191.94.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, November 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 29th will be issued a dividend of GBX 1.58 ($0.02) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 29th. This represents a yield of 0.76%.

About WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC

Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC is a United Kingdom-based supermarket group. The Company is a fresh food manufacturer in the United Kingdom. The Company owns, operates and controls its fresh food supply chain. The Company’s Market Street stores include butchers, fishmongers, bakery, cake shops, greengrocers, delis, oven fresh products, Fresh to Go products, flower shops and cafes.

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