Worldpay Group PLC Company Profile (LON:WPG)

About Worldpay Group PLC (LON: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: Industrials
  • Industry: Transaction & Payment Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:WPG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.worldpay.com/uk
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £7.55 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,987,635,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 338.87
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 305.36
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 255.70 - GBX 435.20
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 57.45
  • P/E Growth: 1.76
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.12 billion
  • Price / Sales: 6.74
  • Book Value: GBX 0.42 per share
  • Price / Book: 9.05
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 0.3%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £424.2 million
  • Net Margins: 3.03%
  • Return on Equity: 18.58%
  • Return on Assets: 2.46%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 11.18 million shs.
 
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 declared 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 seen at this link. View Worldpay Group PLC's Dividend History.

When will Worldpay Group PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Worldpay Group PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Worldpay Group PLC.

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

12 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Worldpay Group PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 278 to GBX 450. On average, they anticipate Worldpay Group PLC's stock price to reach GBX 357.45 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Worldpay Group PLC.

Who are some of Worldpay Group PLC's key competitors?

Who are Worldpay Group PLC's key executives?

Worldpay Group PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Philip Jansen, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Ron Kalifa, Executive Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Richard Medlock, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Kim Crawford Goodman, Chief Executive Officer - Worldpay US
  • Shane Happach, Chief Executive Officer, Global eCom
  • Peter Jackson, Chief Executive Officer - Worldpay UK
  • Ruth Prior, Chief Operating Officer
  • Andy Doyle, Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Mark Kimber, Chief Information Officer
  • Ruwan De Soyza, Group General Counsel

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.

What is Worldpay Group PLC's stock price today?

One share of Worldpay Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 380.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Worldpay Group PLC (LON WPG)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  127 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  104 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  231
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Worldpay Group PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 357.45

Analysts' Ratings History for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/24/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 310 -> GBX 380View Rating Details
7/6/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 330 -> GBX 450View Rating Details
7/6/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 385View Rating Details
7/5/2017Berenberg BankDowngradeHoldGBX 327 -> GBX 450View Rating Details
6/6/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 315View Rating Details
4/19/2017MacquarieDowngradeNeutralGBX 293 -> GBX 319View Rating Details
4/6/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 400View Rating Details
3/16/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 290View Rating Details
3/8/2017Bryan, Garnier & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 278View Rating Details
3/8/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 340View Rating Details
1/27/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
8/11/2016Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeHoldGBX 340 -> GBX 325View Rating Details
11/23/2015Canaccord GenuityInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 269View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
Earnings by Quarter for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
Earnings History by Quarter for Worldpay Group PLC (LON WPG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/7/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $13.13 EPS

Dividends

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
8/9/2016€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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
Latest Headlines for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 7:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WPG.L earnings conference call or presentation 7-Mar-17 9:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 9:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCitigroup Inc. Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 2:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG) Price Target Raised to GBX 450
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 8:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Worldpay emerges as a winner in the war on cash
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 3:24 PM
marketwatch.com logoStocks open modestly higher ahead of Fed minutes - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - July 6 at 11:41 PM
nasdaq.com logoJPMorgan Says Does Not Intend To Make Offer For Worldpay
www.nasdaq.com - July 6 at 6:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWorldpay Group Plc: Strong price momentum but will it sustain?
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 11:37 AM
marketwatch.com logoEuropean stocks pull back after biggest rally in 2 months - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - July 4 at 8:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 8:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC's (WPG) "Equal weight" Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 6:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Rating Lowered to Equal Weight at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 8:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 7:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 7:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Lowered to Neutral at Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 5:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 11:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 8:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 12:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Research Coverage Started at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 8:44 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 Footsie growth stocks I’d buy before it’s too late
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 6:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Earns “Buy” Rating from Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 18 at 8:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWorldpay Group PLC (WPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Bryan, Garnier & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 11:54 PM
nasdaq.com logoUK's Worldpay FY profit beats on e-commerce boost
www.nasdaq.com - March 8 at 1:13 AM
reuters.com logoUK's Worldpay full-year profit beats estimate on e-commerce boost
www.reuters.com - March 8 at 1:13 AM
marketwatch.com logoWorldpay swings to profit, guidance unchanged
www.marketwatch.com - March 8 at 1:13 AM
nasdaq.com logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 7 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 7 at 8:15 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo15% jump in FY earnings makes this stock a top FTSE 100 buy for me
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 8:14 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 Worldpay Group PLC Earnings Release - 02:00 am ET
biz.yahoo.com - March 7 at 8:14 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 cracking FTSE 100 bargains I’d buy in March
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 8:29 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Success of European block trades bodes well for IPO outlook
www.ft.com - February 21 at 8:08 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo3 FTSE 100 bargains for under £3
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 4:08 PM

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