WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

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 1,670.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      0.000p
  • 52 Week High: 1,921.00
  • 52 Week Low: 1,476.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,279.10m
  • Volume: 1,272,140
  • Market Cap: £21,361m
  • RiskGrade: 118
  • Beta: 0.89

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 3.4% 3.7%
Div Cover 2.0 2.0
Op Mrgn 14.3% 14.6%
ROCE 98.3%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 14.5 13.3
PEG 0.7 1.4
Pr/Revenue 1.5 1.5
Pr/Book 2.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 17.6% 1.7%
PBT 26.7% 12.9%
EPS 20.3% 9.7%
DPS 26.7% 10.7%

WPP Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-12 10,373.10 1,091.90 77.70p 11.4 1.3 +9% 28.51p 3.2%
31-Dec-13 11,019.40 1,295.80 84.10p 16.4 2.1 +8% 34.21p 2.5%
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 1,890.50 114.80p 15.8 0.8 +20% 56.60p 3.1%

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-17 14,628.78 2,134.13 125.88p 13.3 1.4 +10% 62.63p 3.7%
31-Dec-18 15,264.79 2,273.99 135.17p 12.4 1.7 +7% 68.00p 4.0%

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WPP Company Announcements

Transaction in Own Shares 23-Mar-2017 17:34 RNS
Transaction in Own Shares 22-Mar-2017 17:21 RNS
Transaction in Own Shares 21-Mar-2017 17:53 RNS

Latest WPP Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
06-Mar-17 Sell Paul Richardson 1,710.45p 27,945 £477,984.54
06-Mar-17 Transfer From Paul Richardson 0.000p 52,090 £0.00
06-Mar-17 Sell Sir Martin Sorrell 1,719.60p 57,522 £989,148.26

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 1,670.00p
Change Today 0.000p
% Change 0.00 %
52 Week High 1,921.00
52 Week Low 1,476.00
Volume 1,272,140
Shares Issued 1,279.10m
Market Cap £21,361m
Beta 0.89
RiskGrade 118

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
37.16% above the market average37.16% above the market average37.16% above the market average37.16% above the market average37.16% above the market average
1.49% above the sector average1.49% above the sector average1.49% above the sector average1.49% above the sector average1.49% above the sector average
Price Trend
18.63% below the market average18.63% below the market average18.63% below the market average18.63% below the market average18.63% below the market average
25.33% below the sector average25.33% below the sector average25.33% below the sector average25.33% below the sector average25.33% below the sector average
Income
53.86% above the market average53.86% above the market average53.86% above the market average53.86% above the market average53.86% above the market average
31.71% above the sector average31.71% above the sector average31.71% above the sector average31.71% above the sector average31.71% above the sector average
Growth
45.96% above the market average45.96% above the market average45.96% above the market average45.96% above the market average45.96% above the market average
42.03% above the sector average42.03% above the sector average42.03% above the sector average42.03% above the sector average42.03% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 16
Buy 3
Neutral 11
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 31
buy
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WPP Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 08-Jun-17 06-Oct-16
Paid 03-Jul-17 07-Nov-16
Amount 37.05p 19.55p

Trades for 24-Mar-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
10:03 124 @ 1,670.00p
10:03 3,925 @ 1,670.00p
10:03 599 @ 1,670.00p
10:03 501 @ 1,670.00p
10:03 2,622 @ 1,670.00p

WPP Key Personnel

CEO Sir Martin Sorrell
Finance Director Paul Richardson
Chair Roberto Quarta

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