WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

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1,139.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      4.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,471.00p
  • 52 Week Low: 1,094.00p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,261.77m
  • Volume: 3,121,396
  • Market Cap: £14,372m
  • RiskGrade: 143
  • 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.

1 Day Chart (19-09-2018)

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6 Month Chart

6 Month Chart

WPP Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 5.3% 5.3%
Div Cover 2.7 1.9
Op Mrgn 12.5% 14.1%
ROCE 81.2%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 7.1 9.9
PEG 1.3 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.9 1.0
Pr/Book 1.4  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 6.1% -9.7%
PBT 11.6% -8.1%
EPS 5.4% -28.0%
DPS 6.0% -1.2%

WPP Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
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 1,890.50 151.60p 12.0 0.2 +59% 56.60p 3.1%
31-Dec-17 15,265.40 2,109.30 159.80p 8.4 1.7 +5% 60.00p 4.5%

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-18 13,790.38 1,938.28 115.02p 9.9 n/a -28% 59.28p 5.3%
31-Dec-19 14,196.33 1,980.89 120.14p 9.5 2.1 +4% 61.09p 5.4%

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WPP Company Announcements

Director's Dealing 07-Sep-2018 09:51 RNS
Director's Dealing 05-Sep-2018 16:41 RNS
Wunderman acquires 2Sales 05-Sep-2018 09:30 RNS

Latest WPP Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
06-Sep-18 Buy Mark Read 1,145.00p 10,000 £114,500.00
04-Sep-18 Buy Nicole Seligman 1,190.25p 2,500 £29,756.12

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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 1,139.00p
Change Today 4.00p
% Change 0.35 %
52 Week High 1,471.00p
52 Week Low 1,094.00p
Volume 3,121,396
Shares Issued 1,261.77m
Market Cap £14,372m
Beta 0.01
RiskGrade 143

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
63.58% above the market average63.58% above the market average63.58% above the market average63.58% above the market average63.58% above the market average
44.12% above the sector average44.12% above the sector average44.12% above the sector average44.12% above the sector average44.12% above the sector average
Price Trend
61.14% below the market average61.14% below the market average61.14% below the market average61.14% below the market average61.14% below the market average
18.31% below the sector average18.31% below the sector average18.31% below the sector average18.31% below the sector average18.31% below the sector average
Income
90.34% above the market average90.34% above the market average90.34% above the market average90.34% above the market average90.34% above the market average
89.19% above the sector average89.19% above the sector average89.19% above the sector average89.19% above the sector average89.19% above the sector average
Growth
17.53% above the market average17.53% above the market average17.53% above the market average17.53% above the market average17.53% above the market average
33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average33.33% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 7
Buy 1
Neutral 15
Sell 1
Strong Sell 3
Total 27
neutral
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WPP Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 04-Oct-18 14-Jun-18
Paid 05-Nov-18 09-Jul-18
Amount 22.70p 37.30p

Trades for 19-Sep-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
17:13 166 @ 1,135.27p
17:03 2,036 @ 1,130.00p
17:02 29,422 @ 1,136.37p
17:02 191 @ 1,136.39p
17:02 12,757 @ 1,136.45p

WPP Key Personnel

Finance Director Paul Richardson

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