WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

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1,564.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -32.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,921.00p
  • 52 Week Low: 1,536.00p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,272.90m
  • Volume: 3,896,900
  • Market Cap: £19,908m
  • RiskGrade: 81

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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 (18-08-2017)

6 Month Chart

WPP Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.6% 3.9%
Div Cover 2.0 2.0
Op Mrgn 14.3% 14.8%
ROCE 98.3%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 13.6 12.5
PEG 0.7 1.4
Pr/Revenue 1.4 1.4
Pr/Book 2.0  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 17.6% -0.9%
PBT 26.7% 11.9%
EPS 20.3% 8.7%
DPS 26.7% 10.6%

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 14,256.35 2,114.96 124.80p 12.5 1.4 +9% 62.58p 3.9%
31-Dec-18 14,791.24 2,231.36 132.74p 11.8 1.9 +6% 66.93p 4.2%

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WPP Company Announcements

Grey acquires hug digital in Dubai 14-Aug-2017 09:00 RNS
Voting rights and Capital 31 July 2017 02-Aug-2017 11:45 RNS
tenthavenue invests in LOOM Media in the US 01-Aug-2017 13:00 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 1,564.00p
Change Today -32.00p
% Change -2.01 %
52 Week High 1,921.00p
52 Week Low 1,536.00p
Volume 3,896,900
Shares Issued 1,272.90m
Market Cap £19,908m
RiskGrade 81

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
27.01% above the market average27.01% above the market average27.01% above the market average27.01% above the market average27.01% above the market average
35.48% above the sector average35.48% above the sector average35.48% above the sector average35.48% above the sector average35.48% above the sector average
Price Trend
47.9% below the market average47.9% below the market average47.9% below the market average47.9% below the market average47.9% below the market average
41.67% below the sector average41.67% below the sector average41.67% below the sector average41.67% below the sector average41.67% below the sector average
Income
74.20% above the market average74.20% above the market average74.20% above the market average74.20% above the market average74.20% above the market average
74.36% above the sector average74.36% above the sector average74.36% above the sector average74.36% above the sector average74.36% above the sector average
Growth
43.26% above the market average43.26% above the market average43.26% above the market average43.26% above the market average43.26% above the market average
59.42% above the sector average59.42% above the sector average59.42% above the sector average59.42% above the sector average59.42% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 17
Buy 1
Neutral 8
Sell 0
Strong Sell 2
Total 28
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 18-Aug-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
17:08 675 @ 1,566.08p
17:02 908 @ 1,570.56p
17:02 502 @ 1,569.05p
17:02 12,677 @ 1,569.06p
17:00 100,000 @ 1,566.75p

WPP Key Personnel

CEO Martin Sorrell
Finance Director Paul Richardson
Chair Roberto Quarta

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