WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

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855.60p
   
  • Change Today:
      4.40p
  • 52 Week High: 1,471.00
  • 52 Week Low: 851.20
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,261.81m
  • Volume: 4,100,510
  • Market Cap: £10,796m
  • RiskGrade: 213
  • Beta: 1.13

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 (13-11-2018)

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6 Month Chart

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WPP Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 7.0% 7.0%
Div Cover 2.7 1.8
Op Mrgn 12.5% 13.4%
ROCE 81.2%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 5.4 8.0
PEG 1.0 n/a
Pr/Revenue 0.7 0.8
Pr/Book 1.1  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 6.1% -11.1%
PBT 11.6% -14.1%
EPS 5.4% -33.0%
DPS 6.0% -0.5%

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 13,574.12 1,812.44 107.09p 8.0 n/a -33% 59.72p 7.0%
31-Dec-19 13,654.59 1,723.95 104.80p 8.2 n/a -2% 58.92p 6.9%

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WPP Company Announcements

Voting rights and Capital 31 October 2018 01-Nov-2018 15:05 RNS
WPP Third Quarter Trading Update 2018 25-Oct-2018 07:00 RNS
Notification of Major Holdings 19-Oct-2018 14:12 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 855.60p
Change Today 4.40p
% Change 0.52 %
52 Week High 1,471.00
52 Week Low 851.20
Volume 4,100,510
Shares Issued 1,261.81m
Market Cap £10,796m
Beta 1.13
RiskGrade 213

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
82.07% above the market average82.07% above the market average82.07% above the market average82.07% above the market average82.07% above the market average
73.53% above the sector average73.53% above the sector average73.53% above the sector average73.53% above the sector average73.53% above the sector average
Price Trend
79.06% below the market average79.06% below the market average79.06% below the market average79.06% below the market average79.06% below the market average
49.3% below the sector average49.3% below the sector average49.3% below the sector average49.3% below the sector average49.3% below the sector average
Income
99.03% above the market average99.03% above the market average99.03% above the market average99.03% above the market average99.03% above the market average
88.57% above the sector average88.57% above the sector average88.57% above the sector average88.57% above the sector average88.57% above the sector average
Growth
20.44% above the market average20.44% above the market average20.44% above the market average20.44% above the market average20.44% above the market average
25.37% above the sector average25.37% above the sector average25.37% above the sector average25.37% above the sector average25.37% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 8
Buy 1
Neutral 14
Sell 2
Strong Sell 3
Total 28
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 13-Nov-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
17:07 1,151 @ 857.52p
16:59 3,453 @ 858.50p
16:58 222 @ 857.05p
16:49 9 @ 856.40p
16:49 10 @ 854.60p

WPP Key Personnel

Finance Director Paul Richardson

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