Wpp Plc Company Profile (LON:WPP)

About Wpp Plc

Wpp Plc logoWPP plc (WPP) operates in four segments: Advertising and Media Investment Management; Consumer Insight; Public Relations & Public Affairs, and Branding & Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Communications. Advertising and Media Investment Management, where it operates advertising networks Ogilvy & Mather Advertising, JWT, Y&R, Grey, bates and the United Network. In July 2012, WPP's Ogilvy & Mather acquired 70% interest in Foster Informatica, Ltd. In July 2012, WPP announced that JWT, its advertising agency network, acquired a majority interest in Activeark Oy, a full-service digital agency in Finland. In July 2012, its wholly owned company, Millward Brown, acquired Cadem Advertising S.A.; its Commarco GmbH acquired a majority interest in KKLD* GmbH, and WPP Digital acquired a majority stake in Acceleration Holdings Ltd and Acceleration eMarketing (Pty) Limited. In August 2012, its global operating network, Possible Worldwide, acquired a majority stake in Fortune Cookie (UK) Limited.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: WPP
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $23.20
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1777.00
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1653.28
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 1,204 - GBX 1,875
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.55
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $22.78B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,284,000,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Wpp Plc (LON:WPP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 10 Hold Ratings, 14 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.58)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,826.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Wpp Plc (LON:WPP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/26/2016Jefferies GroupDowngradeHoldGBX 1,850 -> GBX 1,820View Rating Details
9/14/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,800View Rating Details
9/9/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,100View Rating Details
9/9/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,100View Rating Details
9/8/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,975View Rating Details
8/31/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,100View Rating Details
8/30/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,975View Rating Details
8/25/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,130View Rating Details
8/25/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket PerformGBX 1,600 -> GBX 1,700View Rating Details
8/25/2016Kepler Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,750 -> GBX 1,950View Rating Details
8/25/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/25/2016HSBCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,750 -> GBX 1,900View Rating Details
8/25/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,755 -> GBX 1,890View Rating Details
8/25/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,970View Rating Details
8/25/2016Beaufort SecuritiesDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
8/17/2016Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,490 -> GBX 1,600View Rating Details
8/1/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,850View Rating Details
6/27/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,760View Rating Details
4/8/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,725View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,598View Rating Details
3/7/2016NatixisBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,400 -> GBX 1,410View Rating Details
3/4/2016InvestecReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/9/2016Jyske BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,600View Rating Details
1/7/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,850View Rating Details
9/15/2015Oddo SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,250View Rating Details
8/14/2015Westhouse SecuritiesReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,732View Rating Details
7/6/2015Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,370View Rating Details
3/20/2015Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 1,400 -> GBX 1,625View Rating Details
10/31/2014Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Wpp Plc (LON:WPP)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Wpp Plc (LON:WPP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $110.40 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Wpp Plc (LON:WPP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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

Insider Trading History for Wpp Plc (LON:WPP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Latest Headlines for Wpp Plc (LON:WPP)
DateHeadline
stockmarketwire.com logoWPP downgraded by Jefferies (LON:WPP)
www.stockmarketwire.com - September 26 at 8:06 PM
4-traders.com logoWPP : *JEFFERIES CUTS WPP TO 'HOLD' ('BUY') - TARGET 1,820 (1,850) PENCE (LON:WPP)
www.4-traders.com - September 26 at 8:06 PM
marketwatch.com logoFTSE 100 slumps more than 1%, with oil shares in the red ... - MarketWatch (LON:WPP)
www.marketwatch.com - September 26 at 7:20 AM
News IconConsensus Take: WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) Earnings & Ratings Watch - Frisco Fastball (LON:WPP)
friscofastball.com - September 26 at 7:20 AM
News IconStocks Gainers/Losers Roundup- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) - Seneca Globe (LON:WPP)
www.senecaglobe.com - September 26 at 7:20 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoMotor racing-Brown steps down from CSM, linked to F1 role (LON:WPP)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 7:20 AM
News IconToday's Top Gainers in the Market WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) from ... - The Daily Leicester (LON:WPP)
thedailyleicester.com - September 24 at 7:09 PM
News IconAdvertising Agencies: WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) Position of the day - Twin County News (LON:WPP)
twincountynews.com - September 24 at 6:08 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoWPP Invests In French Media Group After Brexit Vote (LON:WPP)
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 23 at 7:29 PM
News IconWPP invests in French media group in post-Brexit focus on Europe (LON:WPP)
www.dailymail.co.uk - September 23 at 7:29 PM
4-traders.com logoWPP : in French deal as part of Brexit strategy (LON:WPP)
www.4-traders.com - September 23 at 7:29 PM
News IconWPP PLC WPP invests in French media investment group LNEI (LON:WPP)
www.advfn.com - September 23 at 7:29 PM
News IconAdvertising Agencies: WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) Position of the day (LON:WPP)
twincountynews.com - September 23 at 7:29 PM
wsj.com logoFacebook Overestimated Key Video Metric for Two Years - Wall Street Journal (LON:WPP)
www.wsj.com - September 23 at 5:55 AM
News IconWpp Plc Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital (WPP) - Petro Global News 24 (LON:WPP)
petroglobalnews24.com - September 22 at 7:45 PM
News IconWhat are Analysts Expecting for WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) Earnings? - Frisco Fastball (LON:WPP)
friscofastball.com - September 22 at 7:45 PM
News IconIs this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)? - The Daily Leicester (LON:WPP)
thedailyleicester.com - September 21 at 7:38 PM
huffingtonpost.com logo(VIDEO) WPP's Sorrell Wants Snapchat & AOL To Challenge Digital Ad Duopoly (LON:WPP)
www.huffingtonpost.com - September 21 at 11:57 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Online ad firm Trade Desk surges in debut (LON:WPP)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 11:57 AM
News IconWPP plc (NASDAQ: WPPGY) – Is this large market cap stock undervalued? - The Daily Leicester (LON:WPP)
thedailyleicester.com - September 19 at 7:59 PM
stockmarketwire.com logoMost Traded Stocks by Value at 11:00 (LON:WPP)
www.stockmarketwire.com - September 19 at 6:14 AM
News IconWPP’s Sorrell Wants Snapchat & AOL To Challenge Digital Ad Duopoly (LON:WPP)
www.beet.tv - September 19 at 6:14 AM
4-traders.com logoWPP : Buy-back programme - Transaction in own shares (LON:WPP)
www.4-traders.com - September 19 at 6:14 AM
News IconIs WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (LON:WPP)
twincountynews.com - September 16 at 7:50 PM
News IconA look at a High Market Cap Stock: WPP plc, WPPGY – The Daily ... - The Daily Leicester (LON:WPP)
thedailyleicester.com - September 15 at 11:55 AM
News IconEarnings According to Analysts for WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)? - Frisco Fastball (LON:WPP)
friscofastball.com - September 14 at 8:21 PM
wsj.com logoWPP’s Y&R Bid Far Lower Than Rivals for U.S. Census Account (LON:WPP)
www.wsj.com - September 14 at 12:31 PM
News IconWPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) – Top Stock from Services Sector – The ... - The Daily Leicester (LON:WPP)
thedailyleicester.com - September 13 at 6:09 AM
News IconCreatives, Data And Machines Yield Smart (Not Big) Data: Xaxis’ Pangis (LON:WPP)
www.beet.tv - September 12 at 7:37 PM
News IconWPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) from Advertising Agencies – Todays Top Gains (LON:WPP)
twincountynews.com - September 12 at 7:37 PM
publicnow.com logoBuy-back programme - Transaction in own shares (LON:WPP)
www.publicnow.com - September 12 at 6:22 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Asset managers face pressure over bonuses (LON:WPP)
www.ft.com - September 11 at 5:57 AM
4-traders.com logoWPP : *JPMORGAN REMOVES WPP FROM 'EUROPEAN ANALYST FOCUS LIST' - 'OVERWEIGHT' (LON:WPP)
www.4-traders.com - September 9 at 7:43 PM
News IconThe Sell-side Consensus is in on WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY); Earnings & Target Updates - National Daily Press (LON:WPP)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 9 at 6:13 AM
News IconToday's Top Gainers in the Market WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) from Services - The Daily Leicester (LON:WPP)
thedailyleicester.com - September 9 at 6:13 AM
News IconNow WPP invests in online medical training (LON:WPP)
www.moreaboutadvertising.com - September 8 at 7:45 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoWPP Invests In UK Online Medical Education Provider The Corpus (LON:WPP)
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 7 at 12:02 PM
ft.com logoWPP partners with The Corpus (LON:WPP)
announce.ft.com - September 7 at 12:02 PM
News IconUpdate on WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) for the day (LON:WPP)
twincountynews.com - September 7 at 12:02 PM
News IconWPP: Xaxis' plista Acquires Linkpulse in Norway (LON:WPP)
www.advfn.com - September 6 at 8:14 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoWPP Says Xaxis's Plista Unit Acquires Norway-Based Linkpulse (LON:WPP)
www.morningstar.co.uk - September 6 at 5:50 AM
News IconWPP's Plista buys Oslo-based content analytics group Linkpulse (LON:WPP)
www.digitallook.com - September 6 at 5:50 AM
publicnow.com logoXaxis' plista acquires real-time content analytics company, Linkpulse in Norway (LON:WPP)
www.publicnow.com - September 6 at 5:50 AM
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twincountynews.com - September 5 at 7:02 PM
News IconShares Continuing to Trade Above Moving Averages: WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) - Post News (LON:WPP)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 2 at 7:56 PM
News IconIs WPP plc(NASDAQ: WPPGY), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester (LON:WPP)
thedailyleicester.com - September 2 at 7:56 PM
News IconA look at a High Market Cap Stock: WPP plc, WPPGY - The Daily Leicester (LON:WPP)
thedailyleicester.com - September 2 at 7:28 AM
4-traders.com logoIvan Fallon: WPP is flying high and Sorrell has earned his reward (LON:WPP)
www.4-traders.com - August 31 at 6:27 AM
4-traders.com logoWPP : is flying high and Sorrell has earned his reward (LON:WPP)
www.4-traders.com - August 29 at 8:13 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) from Advertising Agencies - Twin County News (LON:WPP)
twincountynews.com - August 27 at 6:16 AM

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