Worldpay Group PLC Company Profile (LON:WPG)

About Worldpay Group PLC (WPG)

Worldpay Group PLC logoWorldpay Group plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which provides a range of technology-led payment products and services. The Company operates through four segments: Global eCom, WPUK, WPUS and Corporate. Global eCom provides a range of payment services, both online and by mobile, to accept, validate and settle payments in approximately 126 currencies across 146 countries, using any one of over 300 payment methods. WPUK provides in-store, phone, online and mobile payment acceptance solutions for over 300,000 the United Kingdom and Ireland-based customers, from small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to large corporates. WPUS provides in-store, online and mobile payment acceptance solutions for the United States-based customers, with a focus on developing omni-channel and integrated payment solutions for its approximately 109,000 SME customers, and vertical specific solutions for its approximately 13,000 enterprise customers in the grocery, petroleum, restaurant and retail industries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: WPG
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.69
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $279.46
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $280.35
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 247.60 - GBX 320.80
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 44.35
  • P/E Growth: 1.30
  • Market Cap: $5.82B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,987,699,000

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 324

Analysts' Ratings History for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/16/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 290View Rating Details
3/15/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 327View Rating Details
3/8/2017Bryan, Garnier & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 278View Rating Details
3/8/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 340View Rating Details
3/8/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingBuyGBX 400View Rating Details
3/8/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 330View Rating Details
2/7/2017Deutsche Bank AGInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 300View Rating Details
1/27/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
1/10/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 315View Rating Details
8/11/2016Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeHoldGBX 340 -> GBX 325View Rating Details
11/23/2015Canaccord GenuityInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 269View Rating Details
(Data available from 3/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by


Earnings Estimates for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $13.60 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/7/2017GBX 1.350.5%5/25/20175/25/20176/27/2017
8/9/2016GBX 0.650.21%9/15/20169/15/201610/18/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/17/2016John AllanInsiderSell743,511GBX 285£2,119,006.35
3/11/2016Oppenheimer,DeannaInsiderBuy30,000GBX 281£84,300
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
Latest Headlines for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
DateHeadline logo2 Footsie growth stocks I’d buy before it’s too late - March 20 at 6:46 PM logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Earns “Buy” Rating from Berenberg Bank - March 18 at 8:42 PM logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Bryan, Garnier & Co - March 8 at 11:54 PM logoUK's Worldpay FY profit beats on e-commerce boost - March 8 at 1:13 AM logoUK's Worldpay full-year profit beats estimate on e-commerce boost - March 8 at 1:13 AM logoWorldpay swings to profit, guidance unchanged - March 8 at 1:13 AM logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 7 - Nasdaq - March 7 at 8:15 AM logo15% jump in FY earnings makes this stock a top FTSE 100 buy for me - March 7 at 8:14 AM logoFull Year 2016 Worldpay Group PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET - March 7 at 8:14 AM logo2 cracking FTSE 100 bargains I’d buy in March - March 1 at 8:29 AM logo[$$] Success of European block trades bodes well for IPO outlook - February 21 at 8:08 AM logo3 FTSE 100 bargains for under £3 - January 9 at 4:08 PM


Frequently Asked Questions for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)

What is Worldpay Group PLC's stock symbol?

Worldpay Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "WPG."

How often does Worldpay Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Worldpay Group PLC?

Worldpay Group PLC announced a dividend on Tuesday, March 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.35 per share on Tuesday, June 27th. This represents a yield of 0.5%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 25th. This is an increase from Worldpay Group PLC's previous dividend of $0.65. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

When will Worldpay Group PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Worldpay Group PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March, 7th 2017.

Where is Worldpay Group PLC's stock going? Where will Worldpay Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?

10 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Worldpay Group PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 278 to GBX 400. On average, they anticipate Worldpay Group PLC's share price to reach GBX 324 in the next twelve months.

How do I buy Worldpay Group PLC stock?

Shares of Worldpay Group PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of Worldpay Group PLC stock cost?

One share of Worldpay Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 293.

This page was last updated on 3/29/2017 by Staff