WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

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1,719.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      25.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,921.00
  • 52 Week Low: 1,476.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,278.88m
  • Volume: 3,534,071
  • Market Cap: £21,984m
  • RiskGrade: 98
  • Beta: 0.85

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 (24-04-2017)

6 Month Chart

WPP Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.3% 3.7%
Div Cover 2.0 2.0
Op Mrgn 14.3% 14.5%
ROCE 98.3%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 15.0 13.7
PEG 0.7 1.5
Pr/Revenue 1.5 1.5
Pr/Book 2.3  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 17.6% 2.1%
PBT 26.7% 12.6%
EPS 20.3% 9.0%
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 14,693.79 2,128.73 125.11p 13.7 1.5 +9% 62.65p 3.7%
31-Dec-18 15,269.90 2,250.87 133.47p 12.9 1.9 +7% 67.22p 4.0%

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WPP Company Announcements

Notification of First Quarter Trading Statement 04-Apr-2017 16:50 RNS
Voting rights and Capital 31 March 2017 03-Apr-2017 14:30 RNS
BOARD RETIREMENT 29-Mar-2017 10:25 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 1,719.00p
Change Today 25.00p
% Change 1.48 %
52 Week High 1,921.00
52 Week Low 1,476.00
Volume 3,534,071
Shares Issued 1,278.88m
Market Cap £21,984m
Beta 0.85
RiskGrade 98

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
32.22% above the market average32.22% above the market average32.22% above the market average32.22% above the market average32.22% above the market average
3.03% below the sector average3.03% below the sector average3.03% below the sector average3.03% below the sector average3.03% below the sector average
Price Trend
2.19% below the market average2.19% below the market average2.19% below the market average2.19% below the market average2.19% below the market average
16.22% below the sector average16.22% below the sector average16.22% below the sector average16.22% below the sector average16.22% below the sector average
Income
54.47% above the market average54.47% above the market average54.47% above the market average54.47% above the market average54.47% above the market average
38.46% above the sector average38.46% above the sector average38.46% above the sector average38.46% above the sector average38.46% above the sector average
Growth
41.91% above the market average41.91% above the market average41.91% above the market average41.91% above the market average41.91% above the market average
48.57% above the sector average48.57% above the sector average48.57% above the sector average48.57% above the sector average48.57% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 17
Buy 3
Neutral 10
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-Apr-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
17:03 3,588 @ 1,709.91p
17:03 5,514 @ 1,715.04p
17:03 668 @ 1,715.52p
16:58 182,000 @ 1,719.22p
16:51 687 @ 1,715.43p

WPP Key Personnel

CEO Sir Martin Sorrell
Finance Director Paul Richardson
Chair Roberto Quarta

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