NYSE:IPG - Interpublic Group of Companies Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $21.86 +0.10 (+0.46 %) (As of 12/19/2018 06:40 AM ET)Previous Close$21.76Today's Range$21.61 - $22.3052-Week Range$19.15 - $26.01Volume4.03 million shsAverage Volume4.13 million shsMarket Capitalization$8.36 billionP/E Ratio12.58Dividend Yield3.86%Beta1.07 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive IPG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for IPG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Advertising agencies Sub-IndustryAdvertising SectorBusiness Services Current SymbolNYSE:IPG Previous Symbol CUSIP46069010 Webwww.interpublic.com Phone212-704-1200 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.50 Current Ratio1.24 Quick Ratio1.24 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.58 Forward P/E Ratio12.56 P/E Growth1.66 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$7.88 billion Price / Sales1.07 Cash Flow$2.0799 per share Price / Cash Flow10.51 Book Value$5.75 per share Price / Book3.80 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 Shares384,350,000Market Cap$8.36 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 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.84%. The ex-dividend date 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 has authorized a stock repurchase program on Thursday, February 15th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $300,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Interpublic Group of Companies' earnings last quarter? Interpublic Group of Companies Inc (NYSE:IPG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October, 19th. The business services provider reported $0.48 earnings per share (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 analyst estimates of $1.88 billion. Interpublic Group of Companies had a return on equity of 30.99% and a net margin of 6.62%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 3.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.31 earnings per share. 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 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Interpublic Group of Companies' shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Interpublic Group of Companies' stock price to reach $25.3750 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.1% 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 Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Interpublic Group of Companies earned a coverage optimism score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Interpublic Group of Companies' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Interpublic Group of Companies include Omnicom Group (OMC), WPP (WPP), Publicis Groupe (PUBGY), HAVAS (HAVSF), Groupon (GRPN), Criteo (CRTO), MDC Partners (MDCA), Telaria (TLRA), Social Reality (SRAX), AirMedia Group (AMCN), Enero Group (EGG), EQ (EQ), Huntsworth (HNT), Innerscope Hearing Technologies (INND) and JCDecaux (DEC). 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.16%), Vanguard Group Inc (10.54%), FMR LLC (9.25%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (6.98%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (4.34%) and Capital World Investors (4.08%). 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 institutional 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 institutional 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., Morgan Stanley, American International Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. 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 $21.86. How big of a company is Interpublic Group of Companies? Interpublic Group of Companies has a market capitalization of $8.36 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 475 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 369 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 844MarketBeat'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 12/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Reverse Stock Split?