WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

911.60p
   
  • Change Today:
    -12.80p
  • 52 Week High: 1,077.50
  • 52 Week Low: 801.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,237.41m
  • Volume: 3,206,198
  • Market Cap: £11,280m
  • RiskGrade: 111

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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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6 Month Chart

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WPP Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 6.6% 6.2%
Div Cover 2.4 1.6
Op Mrgn 9.2% 11.8%
ROCE 68.7%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 6.3 9.9
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.7 0.9
Pr/Book 1.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -1.3% -13.7%
PBT -30.6% 8.3%
EPS -10.1% -32.1%
DPS n/a -0.0%

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 13,465.37 1,585.45 97.55p 9.3 n/a -32% 60.00p 6.2%
31-Dec-20 12,148.74 1,506.14 93.23p 9.8 n/a -4% 59.81p 6.2%
31-Dec-21 12,546.78 1,608.65 100.57p 9.1 1.2 +8% 59.89p 6.2%

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WPP Company Announcements

Transaction in Own Shares 17-Feb-2020 07:00 RNS
Transaction in Own Shares 14-Feb-2020 07:00 RNS
Transaction in Own Shares 13-Feb-2020 07:00 RNS

Latest WPP Director Deals

No deals were found in the last 28 days.

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

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 911.60p
Change Today -12.80p
% Change -1.38 %
52 Week High 1,077.50
52 Week Low 801.00
Volume 3,206,198
Shares Issued 1,237.41m
Market Cap £11,280m
RiskGrade 111

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
94.60% above the market average94.60% above the market average94.60% above the market average94.60% above the market average94.60% above the market average
93.10% above the sector average93.10% above the sector average93.10% above the sector average93.10% above the sector average93.10% above the sector average
Price Trend
25.06% below the market average25.06% below the market average25.06% below the market average25.06% below the market average25.06% below the market average
8.82% below the sector average8.82% below the sector average8.82% below the sector average8.82% below the sector average8.82% below the sector average
Income
94.14% above the market average94.14% above the market average94.14% above the market average94.14% above the market average94.14% above the market average
100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average100.00% above the sector average
Growth
69.28% below the market average69.28% below the market average69.28% below the market average69.28% below the market average69.28% below the market average
66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average66.67% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 10
Buy 0
Neutral 8
Sell 2
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 25-Feb-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 1,039,224 @ 911.60p
16:29 200 @ 910.60p
16:29 412 @ 910.20p
16:29 605 @ 910.20p
16:29 1,296 @ 910.20p

WPP Key Personnel

CEO Mark Read
CFO John Rogers

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