WPP (WPP)

Sector:

Media

Index:

FTSE 100

989.80p
   
  • Change Today:
    -8.20p
  • 52 Week High: 998.40
  • 52 Week Low: 550.20
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,210.40m
  • Volume: 394,996
  • Market Cap: £11,980m
  • RiskGrade: 162
  • Beta: 0.03

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 2.4% 2.9%
Div Cover -10.1 2.5
Op Mrgn -19.0% 11.7%
ROCE n/a  
Latest F'cast
P/E n/a 14.2
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 1.0 1.2
Pr/Book 2.3  
Latest F'cast
Revenue -9.3% -16.3%
PBT n/a n/a
EPS n/a n/a
DPS 5.7% 18.4%

WPP Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-16 14,388.90 1,890.50 114.80p 15.8 0.8 +20% 56.60p 3.1%
31-Dec-17 15,804.20 2,109.30 121.80p 11.0 1.8 +6% 60.00p 4.5%
31-Dec-18 13,046.70 1,257.60 92.40p 9.2 n/a -24% 60.00p 7.1%
31-Dec-19 13,234.10 982.10 50.20p 21.2 n/a -46% 22.70p 2.1%
31-Dec-20 12,002.80 (2,790.60) (243.20)p n/a n/a n/a 24.00p 3.0%

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-21 10,050.62 1,177.41 70.26p 14.2 n/a n/a 28.42p 2.9%
31-Dec-22 10,411.18 1,328.77 81.17p 12.3 0.8 +16% 32.56p 3.3%

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WPP Company Announcements

Publication of 2021 Notice of AGM 05-May-2021 18:11 RNS
Transaction in Own Shares 05-May-2021 17:51 RNS
Transaction in Own Shares 04-May-2021 17:36 RNS

Latest WPP Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
04-May-21 Transfer From John Rogers 0.000p 67,189 £0.00
04-May-21 Transfer From Mark Read 0.000p 46,027 £0.00
25-Mar-21 Buy John Rogers 925.00p 43,068 £398,379.00

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 989.80p
Change Today -8.20p
% Change -0.82 %
52 Week High 998.40
52 Week Low 550.20
Volume 394,996
Shares Issued 1,210.40m
Market Cap £11,980m
Beta 0.03
RiskGrade 162

WPP Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
5.52% below the market average5.52% below the market average5.52% below the market average5.52% below the market average5.52% below the market average
41.82% above the sector average41.82% above the sector average41.82% above the sector average41.82% above the sector average41.82% above the sector average
Price Trend
49.60% above the market average49.60% above the market average49.60% above the market average49.60% above the market average49.60% above the market average
10.34% above the sector average10.34% above the sector average10.34% above the sector average10.34% above the sector average10.34% above the sector average
Income
29.62% below the market average29.62% below the market average29.62% below the market average29.62% below the market average29.62% below the market average
40.74% above the sector average40.74% above the sector average40.74% above the sector average40.74% above the sector average40.74% above the sector average
Growth
75.68% below the market average75.68% below the market average75.68% below the market average75.68% below the market average75.68% below the market average
74.07% below the sector average74.07% below the sector average74.07% below the sector average74.07% below the sector average74.07% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 10
Buy 2
Neutral 9
Sell 1
Strong Sell 1
Total 23
buy
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WPP Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 10-Jun-21 08-Oct-20
Paid 09-Jul-21 06-Nov-20
Amount 14.00p 10.00p

Trades for 06-May-2021

Time Volume / Share Price
11:05 20 @ 989.80p
11:05 903 @ 989.80p
11:05 234 @ 989.80p
11:05 100 @ 990.00p
11:05 100 @ 990.00p

WPP Key Personnel

CEO Mark Read
CFO John Rogers

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