WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

987.80p
   
  • Change Today:
    -3.60p
  • 52 Week High: 1,038.00
  • 52 Week Low: 800.40
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,261.95m
  • Volume: 3,051,628
  • Market Cap: £12,466m
  • RiskGrade: 125
  • Beta: 1.19

WPP Overview

WPP is one of the world's largest communications services groups, specialising in advertising, and public relations. The group has 62,000 people working in 1,400 offices in 103 countries. Major clients include American Express, AT&T, Colgate-Palmolive, GlaxoSmithKline and Nestlé.

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WPP Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 6.1% 6.0%
Div Cover 2.4 1.6
Op Mrgn 9.2% 11.8%
ROCE 68.7%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 6.9 10.1
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.8 0.9
Pr/Book 1.3  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -1.3% -13.2%
PBT -30.6% 9.0%
EPS -10.1% -31.8%
DPS n/a 0.1%

WPP Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-14 11,528.90 1,451.90 86.90p 15.5 5.2 +3% 38.20p 2.8%
31-Dec-15 12,235.20 1,492.60 95.40p 16.4 1.6 +10% 44.69p 2.9%
31-Dec-16 14,388.90 1,890.50 151.60p 12.0 0.2 +59% 56.60p 3.1%
31-Dec-17 15,804.20 2,109.30 159.80p 8.4 1.7 +5% 60.00p 4.5%
31-Dec-18 15,602.40 1,463.30 143.70p 5.9 n/a -10% 60.00p 7.1%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

WPP Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-19 13,547.48 1,595.30 97.96p 10.1 n/a -32% 60.09p 6.0%
31-Dec-20 12,304.26 1,546.95 95.91p 10.3 n/a -2% 59.73p 5.9%

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WPP Company Announcements

Voting rights and Capital 31 October 2019 04-Nov-2019 12:37 RNS
Third Quarter Trading Update 2019 25-Oct-2019 07:00 RNS
Result of General Meeting 24-Oct-2019 11:59 RNS

Latest WPP Director Deals

No deals were found in the last 28 days.

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Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

WPP Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 987.80p
Change Today -3.60p
% Change -0.36 %
52 Week High 1,038.00
52 Week Low 800.40
Volume 3,051,628
Shares Issued 1,261.95m
Market Cap £12,466m
Beta 1.19
RiskGrade 125

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
91.74% above the market average91.74% above the market average91.74% above the market average91.74% above the market average91.74% above the market average
90.00% above the sector average90.00% above the sector average90.00% above the sector average90.00% above the sector average90.00% above the sector average
Price Trend
26.32% above the market average26.32% above the market average26.32% above the market average26.32% above the market average26.32% above the market average
7.46% above the sector average7.46% above the sector average7.46% above the sector average7.46% above the sector average7.46% above the sector average
Income
90.26% above the market average90.26% above the market average90.26% above the market average90.26% above the market average90.26% above the market average
81.25% above the sector average81.25% above the sector average81.25% above the sector average81.25% above the sector average81.25% above the sector average
Growth
70.79% below the market average70.79% below the market average70.79% below the market average70.79% below the market average70.79% below the market average
74.19% below the sector average74.19% below the sector average74.19% below the sector average74.19% below the sector average74.19% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 10
Buy 0
Neutral 9
Sell 1
Strong Sell 1
Total 21
buy
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WPP Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 03-Oct-19 13-Jun-19
Paid 04-Nov-19 08-Jul-19
Amount 22.70p 37.30p

Trades for 15-Nov-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:37 825,936 @ 988.25p
16:35 1,020,250 @ 987.80p
16:29 255 @ 989.40p
16:29 890 @ 989.80p
16:29 382 @ 989.60p

WPP Key Personnel

Finance Director Paul Richardson
CEO Mark Read

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