WPP Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:WPP)

GBX 1,365 -24.00 (-1.73 %)
(As of 12/18/2017 01:33 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,365
Today's RangeGBX 1,361 - GBX 1,398
52-Week RangeGBX 1,238.45 - GBX 1,928.07
Volume5.14 million shs
Average Volume4.35 million shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About WPP (LON:WPP)

WPP logoWPP plc provides various communications services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Advertising and Media Investment Management; Data Investment Management; Public Relations & Public Affairs; and Branding & Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Communications. The Advertising and Media Investment Management segment provides advertising services; and media planning and buying, and specialist sponsorship, and branded entertainment services. The Data Investment Management segment offers brand, consumer, media, and marketplace insight services. The Public Relations & Public Affairs segment provides corporate, consumer, financial, and brand-building services. The Branding & Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Communications segment is involved in branding and identity; healthcare communications; and direct, digital, promotional, and relationship marketing activities. This segment also offers specialist communications services, such as custom media and multicultural marketing; event, sports, youth, and entertainment marketing; corporate and business-to-business; and media, technology, and production services. WPP plc was founded in 1985 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Advertising Agencies
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorServices
SymbolLON:WPP
CUSIPN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,260,000,000

WPP (LON:WPP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is WPP's stock symbol?

WPP trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "WPP."

How often does WPP pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WPP?

WPP declared a dividend on Wednesday, August 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 22.70 per share on Monday, November 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 5th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View WPP's Dividend History.

Where is WPP's stock going? Where will WPP's stock price be in 2017?

17 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for WPP's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,410 to GBX 2,200. On average, they expect WPP's stock price to reach GBX 1,770.61 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for WPP.

Who are some of WPP's key competitors?

How do I buy WPP stock?

Shares of WPP 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 WPP's stock price today?

One share of WPP stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,365.


MarketBeat Community Rating for WPP (WPP)

Community Ranking:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  883 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  376 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,259
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about WPP 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

WPP (LON:WPP) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.602.602.672.75
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
8 Hold Rating(s)
12 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
8 Hold Rating(s)
12 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
14 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
18 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,761.05GBX 1,758GBX 1,823.57GBX 1,912.04

WPP (LON:WPP) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for WPP (LON:WPP)

WPP (LON:WPP) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/7/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,750 -> GBX 1,758View Rating Details
12/5/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,815View Rating Details
12/4/2017Deutsche BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,510View Rating Details
11/2/2017Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,600 -> GBX 1,500View Rating Details
11/1/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 1,500View Rating Details
11/1/2017Berenberg BankLower Price TargetHoldGBX 1,750 -> GBX 1,410View Rating Details
10/31/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingUnder ReviewView Rating Details
10/31/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/28/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,100View Rating Details
9/26/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual weightGBX 1,930 -> GBX 1,600View Rating Details
9/13/2017Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/24/2017Beaufort SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyGBX 2,075 -> GBX 1,600View Rating Details
8/24/2017Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 2,000 -> GBX 1,614View Rating Details
8/24/2017MacquarieLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,800 -> GBX 1,700View Rating Details
8/23/2017InvestecReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/22/2017Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,100View Rating Details
4/28/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,150View Rating Details
3/6/2017Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,200View Rating Details
11/1/2016NatixisBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,600 -> GBX 1,650View Rating Details
8/25/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket PerformGBX 1,600 -> GBX 1,700View Rating Details
4/8/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,725View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,598View Rating Details
2/9/2016Jyske BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,600View Rating Details
1/7/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,850View Rating Details
(Data available from 12/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for WPP (LON:WPP)


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Estimates

WPP (LON:WPP) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

WPP (LON:WPP) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/23/2017GBX 22.701.55%10/5/201710/5/201711/6/2017
3/3/2017GBX 37.052.11%6/8/20176/8/20177/3/2017
8/24/2016GBX 19.551.1%10/6/201610/6/201611/7/2016
3/4/2016GBX 28.781.88%6/9/20166/9/20167/4/2016
8/26/2015GBX 15.911.21%10/8/201510/8/201511/9/2015
3/9/2015GBX 26.581.7%6/4/20156/4/20157/6/2015
8/26/2014GBX 11.620.93%10/9/201410/9/201411/10/2014
2/27/2014GBX 23.651.83%6/4/20146/4/20147/7/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

WPP (LON WPP) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for WPP (LON:WPP)

WPP (LON WPP) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/25/2017Jacques AigrainInsiderBuy4,000GBX 1,439£57,560
5/17/2017Roberto QuartaInsiderBuy10,000GBX 1,729£172,900
3/6/2017Sir Martin SorrellInsiderSell57,522GBX 1,720£989,378.40
6/29/2016Hood,JohnInsiderBuy3,000GBX 1,532£45,960
6/28/2016Quarta,RobertoInsiderBuy5,700GBX 1,511£86,127
3/7/2016Quarta,RobertoInsiderBuy2,800GBX 1,558£43,624
12/14/2015Quarta,RobertoInsiderBuy5,800GBX 1,473£85,434
9/17/2015Li RuigangInsiderBuy4,000GBX 1,351£54,040
9/1/2015Aigrain,JacquesInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,346£67,300
8/27/2015Quarta,RobertoInsiderBuy13,200GBX 1,339£176,748
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

WPP (LON WPP) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
WPPs Ogilvy & Mather Buy Hong Kong-Based Digital Consultancy ARBAWPP's Ogilvy & Mather Buy Hong Kong-Based Digital Consultancy ARBA
www.morningstar.co.uk - December 18 at 10:59 AM
Ryanairs Boss Is In Danger of Outstaying His WelcomeRyanair's Boss Is In Danger of Outstaying His Welcome
www.bloomberg.com - December 18 at 10:59 AM
Why WPP plc could be a better FTSE 100 bargain than Lloyds Banking Group plcWhy WPP plc could be a better FTSE 100 bargain than Lloyds Banking Group plc
www.msn.com - December 18 at 10:59 AM
BRIEF-WPP Says Unit Acquires Majority Stake In Digital Consultancy ARBA In Hong Kong​BRIEF-WPP Says Unit Acquires Majority Stake In Digital Consultancy ARBA In Hong Kong​
finance.yahoo.com - December 18 at 10:59 AM
WPP Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:WPP) : December 12, 2017WPP Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:WPP) : December 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 4:39 PM
What Is WPP plc’s (LON:WPP) Share Price Doing?What Is WPP plc’s (LON:WPP) Share Price Doing?
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 11:00 AM
WPP (WPP) PT Set at GBX 1,840 by UBSWPP (WPP) PT Set at GBX 1,840 by UBS
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 9:26 PM
WPP Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WPP-GB : December 11, 2017WPP Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WPP-GB : December 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 11 at 11:16 AM
J P Morgan Chase & Co Increases WPP (WPP) Price Target to GBX 1,758J P Morgan Chase & Co Increases WPP (WPP) Price Target to GBX 1,758
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 9 at 9:26 PM
Bain wins WPP support for $1.4 bln Asatsu-DK buyBain wins WPP support for $1.4 bln Asatsu-DK buy
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 11:00 AM
WPP (WPP) Given a GBX 1,758 Price Target by J P Morgan Chase & Co AnalystsWPP (WPP) Given a GBX 1,758 Price Target by J P Morgan Chase & Co Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 6 at 4:22 PM
Charles de Vaulx Starts 3 New Positions for IVA Worldwide FundCharles de Vaulx Starts 3 New Positions for IVA Worldwide Fund
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 5:50 PM
WPP CEO Takes the Long View Over Ad Lands Worst Year Since 08WPP CEO Takes the Long View Over Ad Land's Worst Year Since '08
www.bloomberg.com - November 28 at 4:18 PM
WPP Says Ford Motor Verbally Proposes Further AgreementWPP Says Ford Motor Verbally Proposes Further Agreement
www.morningstar.co.uk - November 28 at 11:38 AM
Wpp Plc (WPP) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsWpp Plc (WPP) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 24 at 12:04 AM
Wpp Plc (WPP) PT Raised to GBX 1,750Wpp Plc (WPP) PT Raised to GBX 1,750
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 11:58 PM
Private Equity, Japans Finally Open for BusinessPrivate Equity, Japan's Finally Open for Business
finance.yahoo.com - November 23 at 6:21 PM
WPP agrees to Bains tender offer for Japan partner Asatsu-DK, Bain draft statement showsWPP agrees to Bain's tender offer for Japan partner Asatsu-DK, Bain draft statement shows
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 4:13 AM
Liberum Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Wpp Plc (WPP)Liberum Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Wpp Plc (WPP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 2:50 PM
Angst Among Digital Media CEOs as Ads Fall: Is It Time to Sell?Angst Among Digital Media CEOs as Ads Fall: Is It Time to Sell?
www.bloomberg.com - November 18 at 10:21 AM
Advertiser WPP prepared to up ADK stake if Bain offer failsAdvertiser WPP prepared to up ADK stake if Bain offer fails
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 8:29 AM
Britains WPP planning for flat net sales in 2018 - CFOBritain's WPP planning for flat net sales in 2018 - CFO
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 8:29 AM
BRIEF-Asatsu-DK says WPP group files petition for arbitration against co - ReutersBRIEF-Asatsu-DK says WPP group files petition for arbitration against co - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 6 at 9:33 AM
WPP Cuts Forecasts Again on Lower Ad SpendingWPP Cuts Forecasts Again on Lower Ad Spending
www.wsj.com - November 2 at 11:38 AM
[$$] WPP mounts legal challenge over ADK break-up[$$] WPP mounts legal challenge over ADK break-up
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 11:38 AM
[$$] WPPs Mad Men struck by activist hard men[$$] WPP's Mad Men struck by activist hard men
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 11:38 AM
Asatsu-DK says WPP agrees to terminate business allianceAsatsu-DK says WPP agrees to terminate business alliance
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 11:38 AM
Bain says to extend $1.35 bln bid deadline for Japans Asatsu-DKBain says to extend $1.35 bln bid deadline for Japan's Asatsu-DK
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 11:38 AM
Bain says to extend $1.35 billion bid deadline for Japans Asatsu-DKBain says to extend $1.35 billion bid deadline for Japan's Asatsu-DK
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 11:38 AM
WPP takes legal action in row with Asatsu-DK over Bains $1.3 bln offerWPP takes legal action in row with Asatsu-DK over Bain's $1.3 bln offer
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 11:38 AM
WPP takes legal action in row with Asatsu-DK over Bains $1.3 billion offerWPP takes legal action in row with Asatsu-DK over Bain's $1.3 billion offer
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 11:38 AM
Wpp Plcs (WPP) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at HSBC Holdings plcWpp Plc's (WPP) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 1 at 9:38 PM
Kantar TNS appoints Rob Wengel to lead Client Development and Innovation PracticeKantar TNS appoints Rob Wengel to lead Client Development and Innovation Practice
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 10:51 AM
Ad Woes in Focus as WPP Investors Seek Signs of Turnaround - BloombergAd Woes in Focus as WPP Investors Seek Signs of Turnaround - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - October 31 at 12:24 PM
WPP Alliance Dead With or Without Bain Deal, Asatsu-DK CEO SaysWPP Alliance Dead With or Without Bain Deal, Asatsu-DK CEO Says
www.bloomberg.com - October 18 at 4:31 PM
Bain defends Asatsu-DK bid as shareholder opposition growsBain defends Asatsu-DK bid as shareholder opposition grows
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 10:45 AM
[$$] NY attorney-general probes Deloitte over cyber attack[$$] NY attorney-general probes Deloitte over cyber attack
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 10:20 AM
[$$] NY attorney-general probes Deloitte over cyber attack[$$] NY attorney-general probes Deloitte over cyber attack
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 10:20 AM
WPP objects to Bains offer for Japans Asatsu-DKWPP objects to Bain's offer for Japan's Asatsu-DK
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 10:18 AM
[$$] WPP steps up criticism of ADK board over sale to Bain[$$] WPP steps up criticism of ADK board over sale to Bain
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 10:18 AM
[$$] UK business leaders tell May Brexit transition essential[$$] UK business leaders tell May Brexit transition essential
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 8:27 AM
[$$] UK business leaders tell May Brexit transition essential[$$] UK business leaders tell May Brexit transition essential
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 8:27 AM
Tesco to Review Contracts and Centralize Orders, CFO SaysTesco to Review Contracts and Centralize Orders, CFO Says
blogs.wsj.com - October 7 at 4:15 AM
Bain bid for Japan ad agency Asatsu-DK too low - shareholder SilchesterBain bid for Japan ad agency Asatsu-DK too low - shareholder Silchester
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 1:05 PM
British PM May says to meet business leaders on Monday in Downing StreetBritish PM May says to meet business leaders on Monday in Downing Street
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 1:05 PM
Wpp Plc (WPP) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesWpp Plc (WPP) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 4 at 8:44 PM
[$$] ADK Chief Seeks to Soothe WPP Over Bain Takeover[$$] ADK Chief Seeks to Soothe WPP Over Bain Takeover
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 8:04 PM
Britains FTSE clings to four-week high after Wall Streets new recordsBritain's FTSE clings to four-week high after Wall Street's new records
www.reuters.com - October 3 at 3:00 PM
[$$] Bain/ADK/WPP: sayonara Sorrell[$$] Bain/ADK/WPP: sayonara Sorrell
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 3:00 PM
[$$] Bain/ADK/WPP: sayonara Sorrell[$$] Bain/ADK/WPP: sayonara Sorrell
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 3:00 PM

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