WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

585.60p
   
  • Change Today:
      10.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,077.50
  • 52 Week Low: 483.70
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,225.33m
  • Volume: 2,177,814
  • Market Cap: £7,176m
  • RiskGrade: 258

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 3.9% 4.4%
Div Cover 3.5 2.0
Op Mrgn 9.8% 9.9%
ROCE 28.6%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 7.4 10.4
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.5 0.7
Pr/Book 0.8  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 1.4% -27.4%
PBT -21.9% -3.5%
EPS -14.8% -28.6%
DPS -62.2% 22.2%

WPP Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
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 1,890.50 114.80p 15.8 0.8 +20% 56.60p 3.1%
31-Dec-17 15,804.20 2,109.30 121.80p 11.0 1.8 +6% 60.00p 4.5%
31-Dec-18 13,046.70 1,257.60 92.40p 9.2 n/a -24% 60.00p 7.1%
31-Dec-19 13,234.10 982.10 78.70p 13.6 n/a -15% 22.70p 2.1%

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-20 9,602.33 948.04 56.19p 10.4 n/a -29% 27.74p 4.4%
31-Dec-21 10,136.37 1,223.20 74.10p 7.9 0.2 +32% 49.13p 7.8%

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WPP Company Announcements

Total Voting Rights and Capital 01-Jul-2020 10:30 RNS
Notice of 2020 Interim Results 29-Jun-2020 10:59 RNS
Director's Dealing 18-Jun-2020 15:47 RNS

Latest WPP Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
17-Jun-20 Buy Keith Weed 640.32p 3,121 £19,984.39
07-May-20 Buy Sandrine Dufour 595.40p 15,000 £89,310.00
01-May-20 Transfer From Mark Read 0.000p 45,333 £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 585.60p
Change Today 10.00p
% Change 1.74 %
52 Week High 1,077.50
52 Week Low 483.70
Volume 2,177,814
Shares Issued 1,225.33m
Market Cap £7,176m
RiskGrade 258

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
93.25% above the market average93.25% above the market average93.25% above the market average93.25% above the market average93.25% above the market average
90.48% above the sector average90.48% above the sector average90.48% above the sector average90.48% above the sector average90.48% above the sector average
Price Trend
70.11% below the market average70.11% below the market average70.11% below the market average70.11% below the market average70.11% below the market average
35.38% below the sector average35.38% below the sector average35.38% below the sector average35.38% below the sector average35.38% below the sector average
Income
85.82% above the market average85.82% above the market average85.82% above the market average85.82% above the market average85.82% above the market average
66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average66.67% above the sector average
Growth
93.13% below the market average93.13% below the market average93.13% below the market average93.13% below the market average93.13% below the market average
90% below the sector average90% below the sector average90% below the sector average90% below the sector average90% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 9
Buy 0
Neutral 8
Sell 1
Strong Sell 2
Total 20
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 10-Jul-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:50 167 @ 575.75p
16:50 2,760 @ 575.75p
16:35 1,053,518 @ 585.60p
16:29 329 @ 584.40p
16:29 295 @ 584.60p

WPP Key Personnel

CEO Mark Read
CFO John Rogers

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