WPP (WPP)

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Media

Index:

FTSE 100

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1,389.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      35.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,921.00
  • 52 Week Low: 1,253.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,269.93m
  • Volume: 7,782,858
  • Market Cap: £17,639m
  • RiskGrade: 110

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 4.1% 4.5%
Div Cover 2.0 2.0
Op Mrgn 14.3% 14.5%
ROCE 98.3%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 12.1 11.6
PEG 0.6 2.4
Pr/Revenue 1.2 1.2
Pr/Book 1.8  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 17.6% -1.3%
PBT 26.7% 8.8%
EPS 20.3% 4.8%
DPS 26.7% 6.5%

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 14,208.89 2,057.41 120.27p 11.5 2.4 +5% 60.26p 4.5%
31-Dec-18 14,498.23 2,116.62 125.40p 11.1 2.6 +4% 63.29p 4.7%

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WPP Company Announcements

Transaction in Own Shares 05-Dec-2017 17:10 RNS
Executive Performance Share Plan ("EPSP") Awards 05-Dec-2017 16:30 RNS
Transaction in Own Shares 04-Dec-2017 17:30 RNS

Latest WPP Director Deals

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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 1,389.00p
Change Today 35.00p
% Change 2.58 %
52 Week High 1,921.00
52 Week Low 1,253.00
Volume 7,782,858
Shares Issued 1,269.93m
Market Cap £17,639m
RiskGrade 110

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
16.84% above the market average16.84% above the market average16.84% above the market average16.84% above the market average16.84% above the market average
32.35% above the sector average32.35% above the sector average32.35% above the sector average32.35% above the sector average32.35% above the sector average
Price Trend
66.71% below the market average66.71% below the market average66.71% below the market average66.71% below the market average66.71% below the market average
47.95% below the sector average47.95% below the sector average47.95% below the sector average47.95% below the sector average47.95% below the sector average
Income
77.82% above the market average77.82% above the market average77.82% above the market average77.82% above the market average77.82% above the market average
75.61% above the sector average75.61% above the sector average75.61% above the sector average75.61% above the sector average75.61% above the sector average
Growth
42.00% above the market average42.00% above the market average42.00% above the market average42.00% above the market average42.00% above the market average
62.86% above the sector average62.86% above the sector average62.86% above the sector average62.86% above the sector average62.86% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 16
Buy 2
Neutral 11
Sell 0
Strong Sell 2
Total 31
buy
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WPP Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 05-Oct-17 08-Jun-17
Paid 06-Nov-17 03-Jul-17
Amount 22.70p 37.05p

Trades for 15-Dec-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
16:29 100,000 @ 1,373.40p
17:03 491 @ 1,373.45p
17:02 622 @ 1,364.56p
17:01 5,514 @ 1,368.74p
16:59 2,032 @ 1,389.00p

WPP Key Personnel

CEO Martin Sorrell
Finance Director Paul Richardson
Chair Roberto Quarta

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