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: $25.47 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 253,399,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $102.29
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $107.89
  • 52 Week Range: $99.94 - $121.55
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.31
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.47
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $18.72 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.36
  • Book Value: $47.87 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.10
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $4.89
  • Dividend Yield: 3.6%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $3.3 billion
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.57%
  • Current Ratio: 0.92%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.90%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 131,295 shs.
  • Beta: 1.19
  • Short Ratio: 0.42
 

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 declared a semiannual dividend on Tuesday, March 7th. Investors of record on Friday, June 9th will be paid a dividend of $2.2769 per share on Monday, July 3rd. This represents a yield of 4.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 7th. This is a boost from Wpp Plc's previous semiannual dividend of $2.00. View Wpp Plc's Dividend History.

When will Wpp Plc make its next earnings announcement?

Wpp Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 23rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Wpp Plc.

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

9 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Wpp Plc's shares. Their predictions range from $130.00 to $130.00. On average, they expect 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 a number of of institutional and retail 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 purchased 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 $100.51.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Wpp Plc (NASDAQ WPPGY)
Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  117 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  200 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  317
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 (29.34% 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
8/27/2015Berenberg BankUpgradeSell -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/21/2015 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
8/23/2017N/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)
Most Recent Dividend:7/3/2017
Annual Dividend:$4.89
Dividend Yield:4.87%
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
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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americanbankingnews.com logoWPP PLC (WPPGY) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 9:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Comparison: Wpp Plc (WPPGY) vs. Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 8:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND) and WPP PLC (WPPGY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 6:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Wpp Plc (WPPGY) and Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 4:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Comparison: Generation Next Franchise Brands (VEND) vs. WPP PLC (WPPGY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 6:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Wpp Plc (WPPGY) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 1:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGeneration Next Franchise Brands (VEND) and WPP PLC (WPPGY) Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 4:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGrey Group Acquires Majority Stake in hug digital
finance.yahoo.com - August 14 at 8:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (WPPGY) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 4:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWPP’s Sorrell Says Amazon Will Be Major Bidder in Content
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 9:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAd mogul Martin Sorrell: We plan to double spending on Snap this year
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 10:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIntroducing One of the Only Executives That Appear Wildly Bullish on Snap's Prospects
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 10:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFTSE CEOs see 17% slide in pay — WPP’s Martin Sorrell still tops list
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 8:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGrey Group Announces Leadership Appointment
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 8:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHere are the two top places where WPP will be putting ad dollars this year, according to CEO Sorrell
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 9:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Prediabetes Awareness Campaign Features Unexpected Animal Videos to Encourage Americans to Learn Their Risk
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWunderman Launches Innovation Partnership With Founders Factory
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 8:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOgilvy and MeringCarson Team Up to Promote Career Education with the California Community Colleges
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 8:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBurson-Marsteller Founding Chairman Harold Burson Awarded President's Medal by the Chartered Institute of Public Relations
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 9:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWPP PLC (WPPGY) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 2:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBurson-Marsteller Names Stephen Day CEO Of UK Operations
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 10:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (WPPGY) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 12:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWPP PLC to Post FY2017 Earnings of $8.14 Per Share, Jefferies Group Forecasts (WPPGY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 10:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) Cut to "Strong Sell" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 9:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTwo Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide executives honored as ELITE Award winners by PM360
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 3:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWunderman Launches New Artificial Intelligence Services Division Using Microsoft Cloud Technologies
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 9:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWPP (WPPGY) Merges 2 Operating Businesses to Boost Offerings
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 8:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Survey Reports Divide Between How the Most Educated and Least Educated Americans View the Future
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 8:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDowngrades Crush a Couple of Stocks as Europe Extends Losses
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 8:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMondelez Reports Hit to Results From Ransomware; Here's Who Else Who Could Feel Petya's Pain
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 8:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY) Downgraded by BNP Paribas to Underperform
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 10:32 PM
wsj.com logoWPP Plans to Fold Possible Worldwide Into Wunderman
www.wsj.com - July 6 at 11:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWunderman and POSSIBLE Join Forces to Form Global Digital Powerhouse
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 6:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDirect Impact Names Michael Fleischer President And General Manager
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 9:07 AM
rttnews.com logoWPP Says Continuing To Face Some Disruption After Cyber Attack
www.rttnews.com - June 30 at 1:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLGBT-Inclusive Advertising Is Driving Business Yet Consumers Demand Authenticity According to Ogilvy Survey
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 8:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo'Petya' ransomware: All you need to know about the cyberattack and how to tell if you're at risk
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 8:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHill+Knowlton Strategies Wins Embraer’s Global Agency of Record
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 8:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThere's a debate breaking out over how much Merck's new cholesterol drug will help the stock
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 3:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (WPPGY) Raised to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 1:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTwo Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide Executives Appointed to Judge the 2017 MM&M Awards
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 3:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInstitutional Investors More Likely to Invest in Companies with Business-Driven ESG Disclosures, According to New White Paper
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 3:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe future of advertising: Three takeaways from the Cannes Lions festival in 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 25 at 11:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWPP Makes It a Magnificent Seven in Cannes
finance.yahoo.com - June 25 at 8:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoY&R Network Is Recognized With 98 Lions Across 26 Countries And 20 Categories
finance.yahoo.com - June 25 at 8:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logogen.video and Geometry Global Unveil Research Finding Video as Most Influential Content Format Across Social Platforms
finance.yahoo.com - June 22 at 2:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoY&R Wins Grand Prix, Gold And Silver For Tokyo's "Family Way"
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 12:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAlex Morrison Joins Grey As President Of Grey West
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 3:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (WPPGY) Downgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 3:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWpp Plc (WPPGY) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 2:24 PM

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