WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

812.40p
   
  • Change Today:
      0.60p
  • 52 Week High: 1,224.00
  • 52 Week Low: 761.60
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,092.07m
  • Volume: 532,478
  • Market Cap: £8,872m
  • RiskGrade: 162

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 3.8% 4.7%
Div Cover 1.7 2.5
Op Mrgn 9.6% 13.2%
ROCE 44.1%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 15.2 8.7
PEG n/a 0.1
Pr/Revenue 0.7 0.8
Pr/Book 2.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 6.7% -9.5%
PBT n/a 61.2%
EPS n/a 76.0%
DPS 30.0% 22.8%

WPP Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
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 50.20p 21.2 n/a -46% 22.70p 2.1%
31-Dec-20 12,002.80 (2,790.60) (243.20)p n/a n/a n/a 24.00p 3.0%
31-Dec-21 12,801.10 950.80 53.40p 21.0 n/a n/a 31.20p 2.8%

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-22 11,578.84 1,532.65 93.98p 8.6 0.1 +76% 38.33p 4.7%
31-Dec-23 11,824.80 1,616.84 100.96p 8.0 1.1 +7% 40.76p 5.0%

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WPP Company Announcements

Director / PDMR Transaction notification 08-Aug-2022 17:29 RNS
2022 Interim Results 05-Aug-2022 07:00 RNS
Total Voting Rights and Capital 01-Aug-2022 10:37 RNS

Latest WPP Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
08-Aug-22 Buy Thomas Ilube 807.82p 1,000 £8,078.20

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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 812.40p
Change Today 0.60p
% Change 0.07 %
52 Week High 1,224.00
52 Week Low 761.60
Volume 532,478
Shares Issued 1,092.07m
Market Cap £8,872m
RiskGrade 162

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
58.80% above the market average58.80% above the market average58.80% above the market average58.80% above the market average58.80% above the market average
87.23% above the sector average87.23% above the sector average87.23% above the sector average87.23% above the sector average87.23% above the sector average
Price Trend
22.89% below the market average22.89% below the market average22.89% below the market average22.89% below the market average22.89% below the market average
22.22% below the sector average22.22% below the sector average22.22% below the sector average22.22% below the sector average22.22% below the sector average
Income
61.94% above the market average61.94% above the market average61.94% above the market average61.94% above the market average61.94% above the market average
50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average50.00% above the sector average
Growth
54.7% below the market average54.7% below the market average54.7% below the market average54.7% below the market average54.7% below the market average
54.72% below the sector average54.72% below the sector average54.72% below the sector average54.72% below the sector average54.72% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 7
Buy 3
Neutral 8
Sell 1
Strong Sell 1
Total 20
buy
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WPP Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 13-Oct-22 09-Jun-22
Paid 01-Nov-22 08-Jul-22
Amount 15.00p 18.70p

Trades for 15-Aug-2022

Time Volume / Share Price
14:10 207 @ 812.40p
14:10 40 @ 812.40p
14:10 224 @ 812.40p
14:10 53 @ 812.40p
14:10 25 @ 812.40p

WPP Key Personnel

CEO Mark Read
CFO John Rogers

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