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QQQ   288.68
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WPP (WPP) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 960.60
+12.40 (+1.31%)
(As of 05/20/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
3.04 million shs
Average Volume
3.84 million shs
Market Capitalization
£10.59 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About WPP

WPP plc, a creative transformation company, provides communications, experience, commerce, and technology services in North America, the United Kingdom, Western Continental Europe, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and Central and Eastern Europe. The company operates through three segments: Global Integrated Agencies, Public Relations, and Specialist Agencies. It offers plans and creates marketing and branding campaigns; designs and produces advertisements across various media; and provides media buying services, such as strategy and business development, media investment, data and technology, and content. The company also offers public relations advisory services to clients who are seeking to communicate with a range of stakeholders from consumers to governments and the business and financial communities; and specialist agency services. WPP plc was founded in 1985 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Advertising Agencies
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£12.80 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 326.57 per share
Book Value
GBX 315 per share


Pretax Margin




Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
£10.59 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 7/8 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.88 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 4.2Community Rank: 5.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

WPP (LON:WPP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is WPP a buy right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WPP in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" WPP stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in WPP, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is WPP's next earnings date?

WPP is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 1st 2022.
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How often does WPP pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WPP?

WPP declared a dividend on Thursday, February 24th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 9th will be paid a dividend of GBX 18.70 per share on Friday, July 8th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 9th. This is a positive change from WPP's previous dividend of GBX 12.50. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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Is WPP a good dividend stock?

WPP pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.27 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.22%. The dividend payout ratio of WPP is 0.50%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for WPP?

7 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for WPP's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 950 to GBX 1,550. On average, they expect WPP's stock price to reach GBX 1,264.30 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are WPP's key executives?
WPP's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mark Read, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 55, Pay $3.8M)
  • Mr. Andrew Grant Balfour Scott, Chief Operating Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Stephan Pretorius, Chief Technology Officer
  • Ms. Rachel Higham, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Peregrine Riviere, Group Investor Relations Director
  • Ms. Andrea Harris Esq., Group Chief Counsel
  • Mr. Chris Wade, Chief Communications Officer
  • Mr. Laurent Ezekiel, Chief Marketing Officer & Chief Growth Officer (Age 48)
  • Ms. Jennifer Remling, Global Chief People Officer
  • Ms. Mary Ellen Howe, Chief Operating Officer of Specialist Communications - North America
What other stocks do shareholders of WPP own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other WPP investors own include Aviva (AV), Barclays (BARC), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Imperial Brands (IMB), Reckitt Benckiser Group (RB), Vodafone Group Public (VOD), Anglo American (AAL), Experian (EXPN), Fresnillo (FRES) and Glencore (GLEN).

What is WPP's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of WPP?

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.
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What is WPP's stock price today?

One share of WPP stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 960.60.

How much money does WPP make?

WPP has a market capitalization of £10.59 billion and generates £12.80 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does WPP have?

WPP employs 109,382 workers across the globe.

What is WPP's official website?

The official website for WPP is www.wpp.com.

How can I contact WPP?

The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7408 2204.

This page was last updated on 5/21/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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