WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

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1,216.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -29.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,603.00
  • 52 Week Low: 1,094.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,261.77m
  • Volume: 3,714,483
  • Market Cap: £15,343m
  • RiskGrade: 139

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 (16-07-2018)

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6 Month Chart

6 Month Chart

WPP Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 4.9% 4.8%
Div Cover 2.7 1.9
Op Mrgn 12.5% 14.1%
ROCE 81.2%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 7.6 10.3
PEG 1.4 n/a
Pr/Revenue 1.0 1.1
Pr/Book 1.5  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 6.1% -9.1%
PBT 11.6% -6.9%
EPS 5.4% -26.4%
DPS 6.0% 0.6%

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 13,880.25 1,963.38 117.67p 10.3 n/a -26% 60.37p 4.8%
31-Dec-19 14,257.69 2,035.05 122.36p 9.9 2.5 +4% 62.19p 5.0%

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WPP Company Announcements

WPP & KOÇ form a new partnership to launch ... 05-Jul-2018 12:47 RNS
Voting rights and Capital 29 June 2018 02-Jul-2018 16:10 RNS
2018 Interim Statement 02-Jul-2018 14:06 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 1,216.00p
Change Today -29.00p
% Change -2.33 %
52 Week High 1,603.00
52 Week Low 1,094.00
Volume 3,714,483
Shares Issued 1,261.77m
Market Cap £15,343m
RiskGrade 139

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
57.21% above the market average57.21% above the market average57.21% above the market average57.21% above the market average57.21% above the market average
64.71% above the sector average64.71% above the sector average64.71% above the sector average64.71% above the sector average64.71% above the sector average
Price Trend
67.45% below the market average67.45% below the market average67.45% below the market average67.45% below the market average67.45% below the market average
43.66% below the sector average43.66% below the sector average43.66% below the sector average43.66% below the sector average43.66% below the sector average
Income
86.72% above the market average86.72% above the market average86.72% above the market average86.72% above the market average86.72% above the market average
94.44% above the sector average94.44% above the sector average94.44% above the sector average94.44% above the sector average94.44% above the sector average
Growth
18.72% above the market average18.72% above the market average18.72% above the market average18.72% above the market average18.72% above the market average
34.29% above the sector average34.29% above the sector average34.29% above the sector average34.29% above the sector average34.29% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 7
Buy 2
Neutral 15
Sell 1
Strong Sell 4
Total 29
neutral
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WPP Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 14-Jun-18 05-Oct-17
Paid 09-Jul-18 06-Nov-17
Amount 37.30p 22.70p

Trades for 16-Jul-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
17:04 1,201 @ 1,211.87p
16:57 158 @ 1,216.01p
16:57 91,739 @ 1,215.92p
16:57 38,707 @ 1,215.92p
16:53 546 @ 1,218.50p

WPP Key Personnel

Finance Director Paul Richardson

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