Wpp Plc Company Profile (NASDAQ:WPPGY)

About Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)

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
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:WPPGY
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.wpp.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $23.69 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 253,239,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $96.65
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $104.17
  • 52 Week Range: $89.40 - $121.06
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.68
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.61
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $19.72 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.20
  • Book Value: $48.08 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.95
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $4.89
  • Dividend Yield: 2.8%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $3.55 billion
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.67%
  • Current Ratio: 0.99%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.96%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 155,311 shs.
  • Beta: 1.21
  • Short Ratio: 0.97
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)

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 announced a semiannual dividend on Friday, August 25th. Stockholders of record on Friday, October 6th will be paid a dividend of $1.4532 per share on Monday, November 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 5th. View Wpp Plc's Dividend History.

How were Wpp Plc's earnings last quarter?

Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 23rd. The company reported $3.02 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $3.02. View Wpp Plc's Earnings History.

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

9 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Wpp Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from $130.00 to $130.00. On average, they anticipate Wpp Plc's share price to reach $130.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Wpp Plc.

Who are some of Wpp Plc's key competitors?

Who owns Wpp Plc stock?

Wpp Plc's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Harding Loevner LP (0.63%), Northern Trust Corp (0.51%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.19%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.18%), Royal Bank of Canada (0.10%) and First Trust Advisors LP (0.09%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Wpp Plc.

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 Harding Loevner LP, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, NGAM Advisors L.P., US Bancorp DE, Bank of Montreal Can, Northern Trust Corp, State Street Corp and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Wpp Plc.

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 Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Lenox Wealth Management Inc., Delphi Management Inc. MA, First Trust Advisors LP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and Stifel Financial Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Wpp Plc.

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.

What is Wpp Plc's stock price today?

One share of Wpp Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately $93.55.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ WPPGY)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  127 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  212 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  339
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Wpp 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 Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: $130.00 (38.96% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/17/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> HoldLowView Rating Details
7/7/2017BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform -> UnderperformLowView Rating Details
4/12/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
3/6/2017WedbushLower Price TargetOutperform -> Outperform$138.00 -> $130.00N/AView Rating Details
1/20/2017Liberum CapitalUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/12/2017Pivotal ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
12/8/2016Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
11/22/2016Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperformN/AView Rating Details
11/1/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
2/9/2016InvestecDowngradeAdd -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
1/22/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
Earnings by Quarter for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
Earnings History by Quarter for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ WPPGY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/23/20176/30/2017$3.02$3.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.39 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.06 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
Next Dividend:11/6/2017
Annual Dividend:$4.89
Dividend Yield:5.23%
Payout Ratio:52.08% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
60.67% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)

Dividend History by Quarter for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ WPPGY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/25/2017semiannual$1.453.15%10/5/201710/6/201711/6/2017
3/7/2017semiannual$2.284.33%6/7/20176/9/20177/3/2017
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

Headline Trends for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
Latest Headlines for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoWunderman Appoints Stephan Pretorius as UK Group CEO
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 8:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBurson-Marsteller Wins Best PR Firm Diversity Initiative at 2017 Diversity Distinction in PR Awards
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 10:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to WPP Plc : September 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 11:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOgilvy CommonHealth Worldwide’s Johanna Skilling Named One of the 100 Most Inspiring Leaders in Healthcare by PharmaVOICE Magazine
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 11:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGeneration Next Franchise Brands (VEND) & WPP PLC (WPPGY) Critical Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 9:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (WPPGY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 12:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Contrast: Wpp Plc (WPPGY) & Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 2:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Analysis: Wpp Plc (WPPGY) vs. Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 8:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Wpp Plc (WPPGY) and Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 8:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Review: Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND) & Wpp Plc (WPPGY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 7 at 12:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Wpp Plc (WPPGY) and Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 7 at 12:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] WPP Invests $5 Million in Podcasting Startup Gimlet
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 10:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTraditional Media Trumps Threat Of Fake News According To Annual Ogilvy Media Influence Survey
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 10:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (WPPGY) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 7:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Contrast: Wpp Plc (WPPGY) and Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 6:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGeneration Next Franchise Brands (VEND) vs. WPP PLC (WPPGY) Head-To-Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 6:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND) and Wpp Plc (WPPGY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 10:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (WPPGY) vs. Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND) Head to Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 4:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Contrast: Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND) vs. Wpp Plc (WPPGY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 10:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to WPP Plc : September 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 1:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Analysis: Wpp Plc (WPPGY) & Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 6:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGeneration Next Franchise Brands (VEND) versus Wpp Plc (WPPGY) Head-To-Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 12:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGeneration Next Franchise Brands (VEND) & Wpp Plc (WPPGY) Head to Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 10:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWPP Plc :WPPGY-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 11:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGeneration Next Franchise Brands (VEND) vs. Wpp Plc (WPPGY) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 10:28 PM
rttnews.com logoWPP Unit AKQA Buys Majority Stake In Danish Digital Agency, DIS/PLAY
www.rttnews.com - August 29 at 9:49 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Wpp Plc (WPPGY) & Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 12:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGeneration Next Franchise Brands (VEND) versus Wpp Plc (WPPGY) Head to Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 12:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Wpp Plc (WPPGY) and Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 12:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting WPP PLC (WPPGY) and Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 8:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (WPPGY) Announces Semiannual Dividend of $1.45
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 6:54 PM
marketwatch.com logoDow threatens to halt 2-session climb as U.S. stocks sink at the open
www.marketwatch.com - August 25 at 3:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSeven Stars Cloud Announces Engagement of Ogilvy for Investor Relations and Corporate Financial Communications
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 12:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWPP PLC (WPPGY) to Post FY2017 Earnings of $7.77 Per Share, Jefferies Group Forecasts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 8:54 AM
streetinsider.com logoPre-Open Stock Movers 08/23: (ITCI) (PRTK) (EXPR) Higher; (LZB) (RARE) (WPPGY) Lower (more...)
www.streetinsider.com - August 23 at 7:03 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoWPP H1 Profit Climbs, Lifts Dividend; Revises Down FY Outlook
www.finanznachrichten.de - August 23 at 7:03 PM
investorplace.com logoSYK, RARE and OMC stock were all taken out behind the woodshed on this week's hump-day
investorplace.com - August 23 at 7:03 PM
investopedia.com logoAmazon Earned $2.5B From Digital Ads: WPP Chief
www.investopedia.com - August 23 at 7:03 PM
nasdaq.com logoWPP Enters Oversold Territory
www.nasdaq.com - August 23 at 7:03 PM
rttnews.com logoWPP H1 Profit Climbs, Cuts FY17 Sales Growth View; Stock Down
www.rttnews.com - August 23 at 7:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWPP 2017 Interim Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 2:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWPP Shares Tumble Amid Forecast Concerns
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 2:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] WPP Sounds a Warning Signal on Consumer-Ad Spending; Shares Sink
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 2:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThere is a disconnect between the top line growth and the...
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 2:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWPP’s Cocktail of Woes Leave Ad Men With Few Answers to Slump
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 2:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSorrell Says the U.S. Economy Is Still the Bellwether
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 2:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmazon's next victim: World's biggest ad agency lowers sales outlook
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 2:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTSE 100 logs minuscule gain as weak pound offsets wider European selloff
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 2:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (WPPGY) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Hits Estimates
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 23 at 9:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGeneration Next Franchise Brands (VEND) & Wpp Plc (WPPGY) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 10:32 AM

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