Wpp Plc Company Profile (NASDAQ:WPPGY)

About Wpp Plc

Wpp Plc logoWPP PLC is a parent company that, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the provision of communications and marketing services worldwide. The Company has four segments: Advertising and Media Investment Management; Consumer Insight (formerly Information, Insight & Consultancy); Public Relations & Public Affairs, and Branding & Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Communications, which includes WPP Digital and direct, digital, promotional and relationship marketing. It comprises companies in disciplines, such as advertising, media investment management, consumer insight, public relations and public affairs, branding and identity, healthcare communications, specialist communications, and direct, digital, promotion and relationship marketing. As of December 31, 2009, WPP PLC operated through 2,400 offices in 107 countries. In February 2009, the Company acquired Red Dot Square Solutions. In May 2010, the Company acquired Midia Digital and I-Cherry, two of the digital agencies in Brazil.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Advertising Agencies
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: WPPGY
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $117.18
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $115.94
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $112.59
  • 52-Week Range: $96.94 - $121.55
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.26
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 32.64
  • P/E Growth: 3.56
  • Market Cap: $30.09B
  • Outstanding Shares: 256,800,000
  • Beta: 1.3
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.59%
  • Current Ratio: 0.94%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.91%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.83)
Consensus Price Target: $135.00 (15.21% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/20/2017Liberum CapitalUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
1/12/2017Pivotal ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
12/8/2016Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
11/22/2016Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
11/1/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
4/29/2016WedbushBoost Price TargetOutperform$132.00 -> $135.00View Rating Details
2/9/2016InvestecDowngradeAdd -> HoldView Rating Details
1/22/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
8/27/2015Berenberg BankUpgradeSell -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.12 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.59 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
Annual Dividend:$3.34
Dividend Yield:2.85%
Payout Ratio:107.05% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
93.04% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/8/2016$2.056/8/20166/10/20167/5/2016
3/11/2015semiannual$2.003.52%6/3/20156/5/20157/6/2015
8/29/2014semiannual$0.961.84%10/8/201410/10/201411/10/2014
9/9/2013semiannual$0.821.68%10/9/201310/11/201311/18/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoOgilvy CommonHealth Worldwide's Baranello and Vidal Inducted Into the Medical Advertising Hall of Fame's Future Famers Program (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 12:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOgilvy CommonHealth Worldwide's Michael Zilligen to speak at the Advertising and Promotion Regulatory Affairs Conference (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 12:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOgilvy CommonHealth Worldwide's Nora Tsivgas to present at the 8th Hub and SPP Model Optimization Event (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 3:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIndian Prime Minister Narendra Modi the Most Followed World Leader on Facebook; U.S. President Donald Trump Comes into Power with Massive Following (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 8:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOgilvy Healthworld takes home Silver at the 2016 PM Society Awards (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOgilvy Launches New Client-Centric Structure in the USA (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoY&R Creates Practice For Technology And Business Brands (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 6:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWPP CEO Sorrell on Brexit, Trade, Business, and Trump (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOgilvy CommonHealth Worldwide Hires Two Executives at Ogilvy Healthworld in New York (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 4:08 PM
4-traders.com logoWunderman : New York Expands Creative Offering With Two New Hires From Facebook & Google (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.4-traders.com - February 3 at 6:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWunderman New York Expands Creative Offering With Two New Hires From Facebook & Google (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:46 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoOgilvy CommonHealth Worldwide Network Takes Home Two Graphis Annual Recognitions (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 7:27 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoFans are Influencing the Future of the Super Bowl Experience: Fifty-Five Percent Interested in Streaming Games Online, According to Fourth Annual Burson-Marsteller Super Bowl Survey (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 7:27 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoGrey Group Promotes Diego Medvedocky To Chief Creative Officer Of Grey Latin America (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 7:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell on Trump immigration order: 'I have an instinctive dislike of such measures' (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 8:07 AM
thestreet.com logoFacebook's New 'Stories' Feature Adds Another Chapter to Rivalry With Snapchat (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.thestreet.com - January 27 at 4:08 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoOgilvy Launches Center for Behavioral Science (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 27 at 6:50 AM
News IconADRs End Mostly Higher; BT Trades Actively (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
ih.advfn.com - January 25 at 1:31 AM
4-traders.com logoWPP : Kyle Farnham Joins Burson-Marsteller As U.S. Consumer And Brand Marketing Practice Chair (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.4-traders.com - January 24 at 3:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKyle Farnham Joins Burson-Marsteller As U.S. Consumer And Brand Marketing Practice Chair (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 3:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWunderman Appoints Haydn Townsend As Group CEO Of South Africa (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 3:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHelaine Klasky Joins Burson-Marsteller as U.S. Public Affairs and Crisis Practice Chair (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 3:59 PM
4-traders.com logoWPP : World-Renowned Creative Director Tom Eslinger Named First-Ever Global Chief Creative Officer Of Burson-Marsteller (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.4-traders.com - January 17 at 9:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWorld-Renowned Creative Director Tom Eslinger Named First-Ever Global Chief Creative Officer Of Burson-Marsteller (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 3:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWunderman Seattle Finds New President In Robbee Minicola (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 3:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNo Brexit would've been right for WPP: Sorrell (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 17 at 9:13 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLack of trust in institutions is a big issue: WPP CEO (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 17 at 9:13 AM
cnbc.com logoAdvertisers spent $90 million, 3X what was expected, on Snapchat last year — and it’s a threat to Facebook, says CEO of world's largest ad firm (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.cnbc.com - January 17 at 9:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJoel Benenson Named Burson-Marsteller Worldwide Vice Chair (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 13 at 6:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBurson-Marsteller Names Mike Fernandez U.S. CEO (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 4:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWunderman Acquires Majority Stake in Pmweb, a Leading Digital Marketing Specialist in Brazil (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 6 at 6:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo76 Percent of Technology Elites Say the U.S. Technology Industry's Best Days Are Ahead; 59 Percent Expect the Trump Administration to be Favorable to the Industry, According to New Survey (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 6 at 6:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWunderman Study Reveals 79% Of Consumers Only Buy From Brands That Prove They Care About Earning Their Business (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 6 at 6:38 AM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) from Advertising Agencies (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
twincountynews.com - January 2 at 1:40 AM
cnbc.com logoIn 2017 brands aim to predict what you want before you know it (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.cnbc.com - December 30 at 3:41 PM
News IconUpdate on WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) for the day (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
twincountynews.com - December 29 at 2:01 AM
cnbc.com logoEarly movers: BIIB, IONS, FRED, TSLA, SNE, DIS & more (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.cnbc.com - December 27 at 8:10 AM
News IconAdvertising Agencies: WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) Position of the day (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
twincountynews.com - December 26 at 7:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOgilvy CommonHealth NANO featured in PM360's 2016 Innovations Issue (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - December 23 at 4:57 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWPP Statement (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 21 at 11:37 AM
News IconWPP Receives Subpoenas from US Department of Justice (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.perspectivabetica.com - December 20 at 9:11 AM
publicnow.com logoHelly Hansen launches new global campaign to promote its 'Alive' message (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.publicnow.com - December 20 at 9:11 AM
News IconWPP Subpoenaed By Justice Department in Ad Probe -- Update (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
ih.advfn.com - December 19 at 3:32 PM
4-traders.com logoWPP : Statement (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.4-traders.com - December 19 at 3:32 PM
News IconWPP Subpoenaed By Justice Department in Ad Industry Probe (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
baddgoddess.com - December 19 at 3:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGrey Group Acquires Tank In Canada (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
finance.yahoo.com - December 19 at 3:32 PM
News IconWPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) from Advertising Agencies – Todays Top Gains (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
twincountynews.com - December 17 at 6:10 AM
publicnow.com logoWPP AUNZ unveils The Store; bespoke path to purchase offering (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.publicnow.com - December 17 at 6:10 AM
publicnow.com logoGuinness Malaysia adds new dimensions to the iconic stout (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
www.publicnow.com - December 17 at 6:10 AM
News IconLarge Cap Advertising Agencies: WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
twincountynews.com - December 16 at 6:31 AM

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What is Wpp Plc's stock symbol?

Wpp Plc trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WPPGY."

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

Wpp Plc declared a dividend on Tuesday, March 8th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 10th will be given a dividend of $2.046 per share on Tuesday, July 5th. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 8th.

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

6 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Wpp Plc's stock. Their predictions range from $135.00 to $135.00. On average, they anticipate Wpp Plc's share price to reach $135.00 in the next year.

Who owns Wpp Plc stock?

Wpp Plc's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.08%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.06%), Nicholas Co. Inc. WI (0.04%), Allianz Asset Management AG (0.04%), United Capital Financial Advisers LLC (0.04%) and Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky (0.03%).

Who sold Wpp Plc stock? Who is selling Wpp Plc stock?

Wpp Plc's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, Fiera Capital Corp, Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, Pinnacle Associates Ltd. and Clark Capital Management Group Inc..

Who bought Wpp Plc stock? Who is buying Wpp Plc stock?

Wpp Plc's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Parallel Advisors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., First Republic Investment Management Inc., United Capital Financial Advisers LLC, Freestone Capital Holdings LLC and Elkfork Partners LLC.

How do I buy Wpp Plc stock?

Shares of Wpp Plc can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Wpp Plc stock cost?

One share of Wpp Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately $117.18.

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Last Updated on 2/26/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff