WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

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974.40p
   
  • Change Today:
      5.80p
  • 52 Week High: 1,301.00p
  • 52 Week Low: 800.40p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,261.89m
  • Volume: 794,491
  • Market Cap: £12,296m
  • RiskGrade: 117
  • Beta: 0.01

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 6.2% 628.6%
Div Cover 2.4 1.6
Op Mrgn 9.2% 12.3%
ROCE 68.7%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 6.7 991.3
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.8 0.9
Pr/Book 1.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -1.3% -14.3%
PBT -30.6% 12.7%
EPS -10.1% -99.3%
DPS n/a -99.0%

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 13,369.32 1,649.38 0.98p 990.9 n/a -99% 0.61p 628.6%
31-Dec-20 13,426.46 1,715.00 1.01p 963.1 333.8 +3% 0.60p 616.9%

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WPP Company Announcements

NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR HOLDINGS 13-Jun-2019 09:55 RNS
Result of AGM 12-Jun-2019 15:37 RNS
2019 AGM Statement 12-Jun-2019 12:00 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 974.40p
Change Today 5.80p
% Change 0.60 %
52 Week High 1,301.00p
52 Week Low 800.40p
Volume 794,491
Shares Issued 1,261.89m
Market Cap £12,296m
Beta 0.01
RiskGrade 117

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
93.93% above the market average93.93% above the market average93.93% above the market average93.93% above the market average93.93% above the market average
91.04% above the sector average91.04% above the sector average91.04% above the sector average91.04% above the sector average91.04% above the sector average
Price Trend
30.9% below the market average30.9% below the market average30.9% below the market average30.9% below the market average30.9% below the market average
13.04% below the sector average13.04% below the sector average13.04% below the sector average13.04% below the sector average13.04% below the sector average
Income
92.96% above the market average92.96% above the market average92.96% above the market average92.96% above the market average92.96% 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
70.45% below the market average70.45% below the market average70.45% below the market average70.45% below the market average70.45% below the market average
63.08% below the sector average63.08% below the sector average63.08% below the sector average63.08% below the sector average63.08% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 6
Buy 0
Neutral 8
Sell 1
Strong Sell 1
Total 16
buy
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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 25-Jun-2019

Time Volume / Share Price
13:10 86 @ 974.40p
13:10 628 @ 974.40p
13:10 300 @ 974.60p
13:10 405 @ 974.60p
13:10 75 @ 974.60p

WPP Key Personnel

Finance Director Paul Richardson
CEO Mark Read

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