WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

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942.60p
   
  • Change Today:
    -16.60p
  • 52 Week High: 1,301.00
  • 52 Week Low: 800.40
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,261.90m
  • Volume: 2,195,805
  • Market Cap: £11,895m
  • RiskGrade: 143

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.

1 Day Chart (20-08-2019)

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6 Month Chart

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WPP Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 6.4% 6.4%
Div Cover 2.4 1.6
Op Mrgn 9.2% 12.2%
ROCE 68.7%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 6.6 9.4
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.8 0.9
Pr/Book 1.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -1.3% -13.8%
PBT -30.6% 11.7%
EPS -10.1% -30.6%
DPS n/a 1.3%

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 13,448.34 1,635.14 99.73p 9.5 n/a -31% 60.80p 6.4%
31-Dec-20 12,773.00 1,638.45 100.60p 9.4 10.7 +1% 60.49p 6.4%

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WPP Company Announcements

Director's Dealing 13-Aug-2019 14:27 RNS
Board Appointment 09-Aug-2019 07:00 RNS
2019 Interim Results 09-Aug-2019 07:00 RNS

Latest WPP Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
12-Aug-19 Buy Jacques Aigrain 972.53p 10,500 £102,115.65
12-Aug-19 Buy Jacques Aigrain 984.64p 10,500 £103,387.20

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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 942.60p
Change Today -16.60p
% Change -1.73 %
52 Week High 1,301.00
52 Week Low 800.40
Volume 2,195,805
Shares Issued 1,261.90m
Market Cap £11,895m
RiskGrade 143

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
92.69% above the market average92.69% above the market average92.69% above the market average92.69% above the market average92.69% above the market average
93.75% above the sector average93.75% above the sector average93.75% above the sector average93.75% above the sector average93.75% above the sector average
Price Trend
19.36% below the market average19.36% below the market average19.36% below the market average19.36% below the market average19.36% below the market average
10.45% below the sector average10.45% below the sector average10.45% below the sector average10.45% below the sector average10.45% below the sector average
Income
89.09% above the market average89.09% above the market average89.09% above the market average89.09% above the market average89.09% above the market average
81.82% above the sector average81.82% above the sector average81.82% above the sector average81.82% above the sector average81.82% above the sector average
Growth
69.94% below the market average69.94% below the market average69.94% below the market average69.94% below the market average69.94% below the market average
65.08% below the sector average65.08% below the sector average65.08% below the sector average65.08% below the sector average65.08% 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 20-Aug-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
16:50 122 @ 944.06p
16:50 3,293 @ 944.24p
16:43 5,168 @ 957.01p
16:35 1,202,983 @ 942.60p
16:29 27 @ 942.80p

WPP Key Personnel

Finance Director Paul Richardson
CEO Mark Read

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