WM MORRISON SUP/ADR (OTCMKTS:MRWSY) and CECONOMY AG/ADR (OTCMKTS:MTTRY) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, earnings and dividends.

Volatility and Risk

WM MORRISON SUP/ADR has a beta of 0.65, meaning that its share price is 35% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, CECONOMY AG/ADR has a beta of 1.42, meaning that its share price is 42% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares WM MORRISON SUP/ADR and CECONOMY AG/ADR’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
WM MORRISON SUP/ADR $22.45 billion 0.30 $404.73 million $0.78 18.59
CECONOMY AG/ADR $24.48 billion 0.05 $1.22 billion N/A N/A

CECONOMY AG/ADR has higher revenue and earnings than WM MORRISON SUP/ADR.


WM MORRISON SUP/ADR pays an annual dividend of $0.43 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.0%. CECONOMY AG/ADR pays an annual dividend of $0.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.0%. WM MORRISON SUP/ADR pays out 55.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.


This table compares WM MORRISON SUP/ADR and CECONOMY AG/ADR’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
CECONOMY AG/ADR 0.35% 32.37% 2.21%

Insider & Institutional Ownership

0.3% of WM MORRISON SUP/ADR shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.0% of CECONOMY AG/ADR shares are held by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for WM MORRISON SUP/ADR and CECONOMY AG/ADR, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
WM MORRISON SUP/ADR 0 1 3 0 2.75
CECONOMY AG/ADR 1 0 0 0 1.00


CECONOMY AG/ADR beats WM MORRISON SUP/ADR on 8 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.


Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC operates retail super stores under the Morrisons brand name in the United Kingdom. The company is involved in in-store and online grocery retailing activities. It also manufactures and distributes fresh food, and morning goods and bread; prepares and supplies seafood; processes fresh meat; invests in, develops, and maintains properties; and offers insurance and leasing services, as well as holds pharmaceutical license. The company operates through 491 stores; and 334 petrol filling stations. Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Bradford, the United Kingdom.


Ceconomy AG engages in the consumer electronics retail business. It operates multichannel consumer electronics stores under the MediaMarkt and Saturn brand names; redcoon.de, an online electronics store; and JUKE!, a music streaming service that comprise songs, films, games, and e-books. The company also operates iBOOD, a live-shopping portal; Flip4New!, a purchasing service for consumer electronics, which allow customers to sell used electronic articles; and LocaFox, a local commerce platform that connects local retailers with the multichannel world. In addition, it offers professional consultancy services, including installation, networking, and troubleshooting in the area of digital products; provides services for advertisers to develop online campaigns. It has approximately 1,053 stores in Europe. Ceconomy AG is headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany.

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