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WPP - WPP Stock Forecast, Price & News

$51.72
+0.68 (+1.33%)
(As of 12/9/2022 01:10 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$51.20
$51.73
50-Day Range
$41.53
$53.67
52-Week Range
$39.67
$83.69
Volume
1,236 shs
Average Volume
169,418 shs
Market Capitalization
$11.22 billion
P/E Ratio
8.83
Dividend Yield
3.53%
Price Target
$75.00

WPP MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.11 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
1,594.1% Upside
$875.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.12% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
3.36%
From $5.66 to $5.85 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.78 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

40th out of 320 stocks

Advertising Agencies Industry

1st out of 7 stocks

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About WPP (NYSE:WPP) Stock

WPP plc, a creative transformation company, provides communications, experience, commerce, and technology services in North America, the United Kingdom, Western Continental Europe, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and Central and Eastern Europe. The company operates through three segments: Global Integrated Agencies, Public Relations, and Specialist Agencies. It offers plans and creates marketing and branding campaigns; designs and produces advertisements across various media; and provides media buying services, such as strategy and business development, media investment, data and technology, and content. The company also offers public relations advisory services to clients who are seeking to communicate with a range of stakeholders from consumers to governments and the business and financial communities; and specialist agency services. WPP plc was founded in 1985 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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WPP Stock News Headlines

Escorial may end up as govt witness
WPP debuts its new Toronto Campus - Business Wire
Form 6-K WPP plc For: Oct 06 - StreetInsider.com
Form 6-K WPP plc For: Oct 03 - StreetInsider.com
Upcoming Dividend Run For WPP?
The 2022 Best Countries Report Ranks Switzerland as No. 1 in the World
Form 6-K WPP plc For: Sep 23 - StreetInsider.com
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WPP Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/23/2017
Ex-Dividend for 11/1 Dividend
10/13/2022
Dividend Payable
11/01/2022
Today
12/09/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Advertising Agencies
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
109,382
Year Founded
1971

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$875.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$1,225.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$75.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+45.0%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.11
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$17.60 billion
Cash Flow
$10.53 per share
Book Value
$24.55 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
216,231,000
Market Cap
$11.22 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.31

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Mark Read (Age 55)
    CEO & Exec. Director
    Comp: $4.52M
  • Mr. Andrew Grant Balfour Scott (Age 53)
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. Stephan Pretorius
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Ms. Rachel Higham
    Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Peregrine Riviere
    Group Investor Relations Director
  • Ms. Andrea Harris Esq.
    Group Chief Counsel
  • Mr. Chris Wade
    Chief Communications Officer
  • Mr. Laurent Ezekiel (Age 48)
    Chief Marketing Officer & Chief Growth Officer
  • Ms. Jennifer Remling
    Global Chief People Officer
  • Ms. Mary Ellen Howe
    Chief Operating Officer of Specialist Communications - North America













WPP Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell WPP stock right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WPP in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" WPP shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in WPP, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is WPP's stock price forecast for 2023?

9 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for WPP's stock. Their WPP share price forecasts range from $75.00 to $1,225.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $875.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1,599.0% from the stock's current price.
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How have WPP shares performed in 2022?

WPP's stock was trading at $75.55 at the start of the year. Since then, WPP stock has decreased by 31.8% and is now trading at $51.53.
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Are investors shorting WPP?

WPP saw a decline in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 251,600 shares, a decline of 29.8% from the October 31st total of 358,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 149,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.7 days. Currently, 0.1% of the company's shares are sold short.
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How were WPP's earnings last quarter?

WPP plc (NYSE:WPP) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 23rd. The business services provider reported $3.02 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $3.02.

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

WPP declared a semi-annual dividend on Friday, August 5th. Investors of record on Friday, October 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.9052 per share on Tuesday, November 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 4.2%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 13th.
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Is WPP a good dividend stock?

WPP (NYSE:WPP) pays an annual dividend of $1.81 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.53%. The dividend payout ratio is 30.89%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WPP will have a dividend payout ratio of 30.94% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What other stocks do shareholders of WPP own?
What is WPP's stock symbol?

WPP trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WPP."

Who are WPP's major shareholders?

WPP's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (0.46%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.44%), Royal Bank of Canada (0.29%), BlackRock Inc. (0.18%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (0.16%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.10%).
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How do I buy shares of WPP?

Shares of WPP stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is WPP's stock price today?

One share of WPP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.53.

How much money does WPP make?

WPP (NYSE:WPP) has a market capitalization of $11.18 billion and generates $17.60 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $876.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.86 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does WPP have?

The company employs 109,382 workers across the globe.

Does WPP have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of WPP: 24/7 Real Media UK Ltd., 41?29! Media Internet, AD Venture Worldwide Inc, AKQA, AKQA Denmark A/S, AKQA GmbH, AKQA Inc., AKQA Limited, AQuest, Acceleration, Acceleration eMarketing Inc, All Global, Always (Shanghai) Marketing Services Co Ltd, Arctouch LLC, BCW LLC, BWR PR, Beijing Benpao Century Technology Development Co. Ltd., Benenson Strategy Group LLC, Black and Deen, Blast Radius, Blast Radius Inc., Bomtempo Anahory e Ralha, Bottle Rocket, Bottle Rocket LLC, Brindfors Design AB, CB Associes S.A., CMI Media, CMI Media LLC, CONEXANCE MD, CT Finances SA, Catalyst Online LLC, Cavendish Square Holding BV, Center Partners, Cerebra, Cockpit Holdings Limited, Cognifide, Commarco, Commarco GmbH 120274, Cordiant Communications Group Limited, Dawson Integrated Marketing Communications, DeepLocal Inc., Design Bridge, Design Bridge Limited, Dewey Square Group, Ecommera, EffectiveUI, Enduring Organisation, Entreprise de Communications Tank Inc., Essence, Essence Global Group Limited, Essence Global LLC, Eurosem Belgium SA/NV, F.biz, FAST - Financial Administration Solutions & Technologies Srl, Finecast Limited, Finsbury LLC, Forward Limited, GREY Düsseldorf GmbH, GTB Agency LLC, GTB Shanghai Advertising Co. Ltd, GTB Stat LLC, GWE LLC, Geometry Global Japan GK, Geometry Global LLC, Geometry Global Limited, Glendinning Management Consultants, Go Direct Marketing Inc., Gorilla LLC, Grey, Grey Advertising Limited, Grey Global Group LLC, Group M France SAS, Group M Worldwide LLC, Group SJR LLC, GroupM (Shanghai) Advertising Co. Ltd, GroupM Argentina Trading S.A., GroupM B.V., GroupM Chile SAC, GroupM Competence Center GmbH, GroupM Denmark A/S, GroupM Japan KK, GroupM Limited, GroupM Market Advertising Co. Ltd., GroupM Media India Pvt Ltd, GroupM Pakistan (Private) Ltd, GroupM Singapore Pte Ltd, GroupM Srl, GroupM UK Digital Limited, Guangzhou Dawson Marketing Communication Co. Ltd, H-ART, HERING SCHUPPENER Consulting Strategieberatung für Kommunikation GmbH, HeathWallace, Hill & Knowlton Limited, Hill and Knowlton Strategies LLC, Hirschen Group GmbH, Hogarth California LLC, Hogarth Worldwide Inc., Hogarth Worldwide Limited, Icon Brand Navigation Group, IntelliQuest Information Group Inc, International Meetings & Science LLC, J Walter Thompson Middle East and North Africa E.C., J Walter Thompson Publicidade Ltda, J.Walter Thompson Bridge Advertising Co. Ltd., John Street Inc., KBM Group LLC, KR Media UK Limited, KR Wavemaker SAS, Kantar TNS, Kinetic Advertising (Shanghai) Co. Ltd, Kinetic Worldwide Limited, LLC ‘GroupM’, LLC ‘Wavemaker’, Landor LLC, M Media Group Pty Ltd, M2 Digital Inc., Marketeers Vietnam, Marketing Direct LLC, Marketing Perspectives Limited, Mather Direct GmbH, Maxus Communications (UK) Limited, Media Club SpA, Media Insight SNC, MediaCom - Warszawa Sp.z.o.o., MediaCom AS (Norway), MediaCom Agentur für Media-Beratung GmbH, MediaCom Communications Pvt Ltd, MediaCom Danmark A/S, MediaCom Group Limited, MediaCom Istanbul Medya Hizmetleri A.S., MediaCom TWENTYFIVE GmbH, Mediacom AG, Mediacom Australia Pty Limited, Mediacom Canada, Mediacom Iberia SA, Mediacom Italia Srl, Mediacom LLC, Mediacom Middle East & North Africa Holding W.L.L., Mediacom North Limited, Mediacom Paris SA, Mediacom Worldwide LLC, Mediaedge:CIA Worldwide Limited, Mediaedge:cia India Pvt Ltd, Medialets, Memac Ogilvy & Mather Holding Inc, Mind Share México S. de R.L. de C.V., MindShare Canada, MindShare GmbH, MindShare Hong Kong Limited, MindShare Polska Sp. z.o.o., Mindshare Media UK Limited, Mindshare SA, Mindshare South Africa (Gauteng) (Proprietary) Limited, Mindshare SpA, Mindshare Spain SA, Mindshare USA LLC, Mirum LLC, Mirum S.A. de C.V., Motion Content Group Limited, OPR AGENCY PTY LIMITED, Ogilvy & Mather Brasil Comunicação Ltda, Ogilvy & Mather Group (Holdings) Limited, Ogilvy & Mather Pvt Ltd, Ogilvy & Mather S.A.S, Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide LLC, Ogilvy Australia Pty Ltd, Ogilvy Commonhealth Worldwide LLC, Ogilvy Public Relations GmbH, Ogilvy Singapore Pte. Ltd., Ootworld, OpenMindWorld LLC, P Four Consultancy, PTR Comunicações Ltda, Penn Schoen & Berland Associates LLC, Penn Schoen Berland, Pep LLC, Plano.Trio Comunicacao, Potato London Ltd, Première Group Holdings Limited, Prism Sport + Entertainment, Promotion Execution Partners LLC, Public Strategies Inc., Quasar Media Private, Quinn Gillespie & Associates, Quirk, RLM Finsbury, Rasor Holdings LLC, Ray + Keshavan Design Associates, Real Media, Red Fuse New York LLC, Regional Management Group SAS, Russell Square Holding BV, Salmon Limited, Salmon Ltd, Sandtable, Scangroup, Set Management LLC, Shanghai Easycom Advertising Co. Ltd., Shanghai Linjie Marketing Services Co. Ltd., Shanghai Ogilvy & Mather Advertising Ltd, Shire Hall Group, Spafax Airline Network Limited, Spafax Networks LLC, Stickleback Limited, Sudler & Hennessey LLC, Superunion Limited, Swift + POSSIBLE LLC, Syzygy AG, TMARC, Taxi, Taxi Inc., Team Garage LLC, The Brand Union, The Cocktail Global S.L., The Finsbury Group Limited, The Glover Park Group, The Glover Park Group LLC, The GroupM ESP Clever Company S.R.L. de C.V., The Lacek Group LLC, The Marketing & Communication Agency, The Ogilvy Group LLC, The Performers Group, The Young & Rubicam Group of Companies ULC, Triad Digital Media LLC, Twist Image, Two Circles, VML LLC, VMLY&R, WPP (Thailand) Ltd, WPP 2005 Limited, WPP AMC Holdings, WPP AUNZ, WPP Beans Limited, WPP Brands (UK) Limited, WPP Brands Development Holdings (UK) Limited, WPP Brands Holdings (UK) Limited, WPP Deutschland Holding GmbH & Co. KG, WPP Finance 2013, WPP Finance 2015 Limited, WPP Finance Co. Limited, WPP Finance SA, WPP Group (UK) Ltd, WPP Group Canada Finance Inc., WPP Group U.S. Finance LLC, WPP Group USA Inc., WPP Health Limited, WPP Holdings Spain S.L., WPP Jubilee Limited, WPP Luxembourg Gamma Three Sarl, WPP Luxembourg Sarl, WPP Luxembourg Turris S.à r.l., WPP Marketing Communications (Hong Kong) Limited, WPP Marketing Communications Germany GmbH, WPP Media Ltd, WPP Montagu Square LLC, WPP México S.R.L. de C.V., WPP Ottawa Ltd, WPP Samson Limited, WPP Sigma Limited, WPP Sphinx Limited, WPP Square one B.V, WPP UK Germany Holdings, WPP Unicorn Limited, WPPIH 2001 Inc., Warwicks, Wavemaker A/S, Wavemaker Australia Pty Ltd, Wavemaker BV, Wavemaker Canada ULC, Wavemaker Czech s.r.o., Wavemaker Global LLC, Wavemaker Global Limited, Wavemaker GmbH, Wavemaker Hong Kong Limited, Wavemaker Hungary Kft, Wavemaker Italia S.r.l., Wavemaker Limited, Wavemaker MENA FZ LLC, Wavemaker México S. de R.L. de C.V., Wavemaker Publicidad Spain S.L., Wavemaker Sp.z.o.o, Wavemaker Taiwan Ltd, Wavemaker – Servicos Publicitarios Ltda, Who Digital, Witgoud Investments B.V., Worldwide Mediacom México S de R.L. de C.V., Wunderman A/S, Wunderman Thompson (UK) Limited, Wunderman Thompson LLC, XMKT Group, Xaxis LLC, Xaxis US LLC, Y&R Propaganda Ltda, Young & Rubicam, Young & Rubicam LLC, clarus digital, dBOD, groupm Germany GmbH & Co. KG, mPlatform LLC, plista GmbH, thjnk, and thjnk AG.
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How can I contact WPP?

WPP's mailing address is SEA CONTAINERS 18 UPPER GROUND, LONDON X0, SE1 9GL. The official website for the company is www.wpp.com. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 442072824600, via email at andrea.harris@wpp.com, or via fax at 44-20-7493-6819.

This page (NYSE:WPP) was last updated on 12/9/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff