NYSE:IPG - Interpublic Group of Companies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$23.91 -0.24 (-0.99 %)
(As of 11/16/2018 02:14 AM ET)
Previous Close$24.15
Today's Range$23.73 - $24.14
52-Week Range$18.30 - $26.01
Volume4.85 million shs
Average Volume4.68 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.21 billion
P/E Ratio16.96
Dividend Yield3.51%
Beta1.07
The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. provides advertising and marketing services worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Integrated Agency Networks and Constituency Management Group. It offers consumer advertising, digital marketing, communications planning and media buying, public relations, and specialized communications disciplines. The company also provides various diversified services, including public relations, meeting and event production, sports and entertainment marketing, corporate and brand identity, and strategic marketing consulting. It offers its services under various brands comprising McCann, MullenLowe, IPG Mediabrands, Carmichael Lynch, Deutsch, Hill Holliday, and The Martin Agency, as well as Foote, Cone & Belding. The company was formerly known as McCann-Erickson Incorporated and changed its name to The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. in January 1961. The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Advertising agencies
Sub-IndustryAdvertising
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNYSE:IPG
Previous Symbol
CUSIP46069010
Phone212-704-1200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.50
Current Ratio1.24
Quick Ratio1.24

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio16.96
Forward P/E Ratio13.74
P/E Growth1.86

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.88 billion
Price / Sales1.17
Cash Flow$2.0648 per share
Price / Cash11.58
Book Value$5.65 per share
Price / Book4.23

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.41
Net Income$579 million
Net Margins6.62%
Return on Equity30.99%
Return on Assets5.27%

Miscellaneous

Employees50,200
Outstanding Shares384,350,000
Market Cap$9.21 billion
OptionableOptionable

Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Interpublic Group of Companies' stock symbol?

Interpublic Group of Companies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "IPG."

How often does Interpublic Group of Companies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Interpublic Group of Companies?

Interpublic Group of Companies declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 13th. Investors of record on Monday, December 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Monday, December 17th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 30th. View Interpublic Group of Companies' Dividend History.

How will Interpublic Group of Companies' stock buyback program work?

Interpublic Group of Companies announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Thursday, February 15th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $300,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Interpublic Group of Companies' earnings last quarter?

Interpublic Group of Companies Inc (NYSE:IPG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October, 19th. The business services provider reported $0.48 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.46 by $0.02. The business services provider earned $1.90 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.88 billion. Interpublic Group of Companies had a net margin of 6.62% and a return on equity of 30.99%. The business's revenue was up 3.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.31 EPS. View Interpublic Group of Companies' Earnings History.

When is Interpublic Group of Companies' next earnings date?

Interpublic Group of Companies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Interpublic Group of Companies.

What price target have analysts set for IPG?

12 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Interpublic Group of Companies' stock. Their predictions range from $23.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate Interpublic Group of Companies' share price to reach $25.3750 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Interpublic Group of Companies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Interpublic Group of Companies?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Interpublic Group of Companies in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Interpublic Group of Companies.

Has Interpublic Group of Companies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about IPG stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Interpublic Group of Companies earned a coverage optimism score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the business services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Interpublic Group of Companies?

Interpublic Group of Companies saw a drop in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 18,753,706 shares, a drop of 16.0% from the October 15th total of 22,318,329 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 6,846,591 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.7 days. Currently, 4.9% of the company's stock are sold short. View Interpublic Group of Companies' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Interpublic Group of Companies' key competitors?

Who are Interpublic Group of Companies' key executives?

Interpublic Group of Companies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael Isor Roth, Chairman & CEO (Age 73)
  • Mr. Frank Mergenthaler, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Christopher F. Carroll CPA, Sr. VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Andrew Bonzani, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Philippe Krakowsky, Exec. VP and Chief Strategy & Talent Officer (Age 55)

Who are Interpublic Group of Companies' major shareholders?

Interpublic Group of Companies' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.16%), FMR LLC (9.25%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (6.98%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (4.34%), Capital World Investors (4.08%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.49%). Company insiders that own Interpublic Group of Companies stock include Andrew Bonzani, Christopher F Carroll, Dawn E Hudson, Ellen Tobi Johnson, Frank Mergenthaler, H John Greeniaus, Jocelyn Carter-Miller, Julie Connors, Mary Guilfoile, Michael Isor Roth and Philippe Krakowsky. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Interpublic Group of Companies.

Which major investors are selling Interpublic Group of Companies stock?

IPG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Eaton Vance Management, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Fairpointe Capital LLC, Glenmede Trust Co. NA and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Interpublic Group of Companies company stock in the last year include Andrew Bonzani, Christopher F Carroll, Frank Mergenthaler, H John Greeniaus, Jocelyn Carter-Miller, Mary Guilfoile, Michael Isor Roth and Philippe Krakowsky. View Insider Buying and Selling for Interpublic Group of Companies.

Which major investors are buying Interpublic Group of Companies stock?

IPG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, FMR LLC, WBI Investments Inc., American International Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Janus Henderson Group PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Interpublic Group of Companies.

How do I buy shares of Interpublic Group of Companies?

Shares of IPG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Interpublic Group of Companies' stock price today?

One share of IPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.91.

How big of a company is Interpublic Group of Companies?

Interpublic Group of Companies has a market capitalization of $9.21 billion and generates $7.88 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $579 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.41 on an earnings per share basis. Interpublic Group of Companies employs 50,200 workers across the globe.

What is Interpublic Group of Companies' official website?

The official website for Interpublic Group of Companies is http://www.interpublic.com.

How can I contact Interpublic Group of Companies?

Interpublic Group of Companies' mailing address is 909 THIRD AVENUE, NEW YORK NY, 10022. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 212-704-1200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE IPG)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  471 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  365 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  836
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Interpublic Group of Companies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe IPG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe IPG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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