Morrisons shares leapt 7p to 156p following a positive two page update released to clients by CCF Charterhouse analysts. They comment that the northern supermarket chain is "very omfortable at the moment" after examining the half year figures as well as visiting the Leeds branch of Morrisons. A spokesman said: "We are very confident that the supermarket group will meet projections of £205m profit this year and £221m profit in 2001." {{NEWS }}

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