WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

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947.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -19.40p
  • 52 Week High: 1,302.50p
  • 52 Week Low: 800.40p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,261.89m
  • Volume: 2,931,186
  • Market Cap: £11,950m
  • RiskGrade: 122
  • Beta: 0.00

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 6.3% 7.4%
Div Cover 2.4 1.7
Op Mrgn 9.2% 12.6%
ROCE 68.7%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 6.6 9.8
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.8 0.9
Pr/Book 1.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -1.3% -15.7%
PBT -30.6% 13.0%
EPS -10.1% -31.0%
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 13,155.14 1,653.48 99.15p 9.6 n/a -31% 60.06p 7.4%
31-Dec-20 13,239.12 1,719.63 102.24p 9.3 3.0 +3% 59.81p 7.4%

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WPP Company Announcements

Director's Dealing 13-May-2019 17:39 RNS
New Directorship 10-May-2019 18:13 RNS
WPP Finance 2010 Announces Results of Tender Offer 08-May-2019 08:14 RNS

Latest WPP Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
13-May-19 Buy Cindy Rose 951.45p 8,000 £76,116.00
01-May-19 Sell Mark Read 968.00p 20,104 £194,606.73
01-May-19 Transfer From Mark Read 0.000p 42,687 £0.00

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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 947.00p
Change Today -19.40p
% Change -2.01 %
52 Week High 1,302.50p
52 Week Low 800.40p
Volume 2,931,186
Shares Issued 1,261.89m
Market Cap £11,950m
Beta 0.00
RiskGrade 122

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
92.89% above the market average92.89% above the market average92.89% above the market average92.89% above the market average92.89% above the market average
91.30% above the sector average91.30% above the sector average91.30% above the sector average91.30% above the sector average91.30% above the sector average
Price Trend
24.98% below the market average24.98% below the market average24.98% below the market average24.98% below the market average24.98% below the market average
2.86% above the sector average2.86% above the sector average2.86% above the sector average2.86% above the sector average2.86% above the sector average
Income
89.47% above the market average89.47% above the market average89.47% above the market average89.47% above the market average89.47% above the market average
88.89% above the sector average88.89% above the sector average88.89% above the sector average88.89% above the sector average88.89% above the sector average
Growth
72.62% below the market average72.62% below the market average72.62% below the market average72.62% below the market average72.62% below the market average
63.64% below the sector average63.64% below the sector average63.64% below the sector average63.64% below the sector average63.64% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 7
Buy 0
Neutral 13
Sell 2
Strong Sell 1
Total 23
neutral
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WPP Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 13-Jun-19 04-Oct-18
Paid 08-Jul-19 05-Nov-18
Amount 37.30p 22.70p

Trades for 23-May-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
17:08 6,163 @ 946.53p
17:08 2,973 @ 946.54p
17:08 4,018 @ 941.45p
16:35 1,066,755 @ 947.00p
16:29 98 @ 944.60p

WPP Key Personnel

Finance Director Paul Richardson
CEO Mark Read

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