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NYSE:WPP - WPP Stock Price, Forecast & News

$63.64
+0.19 (+0.30 %)
(As of 02/20/2020 09:02 AM ET)
Today's Range
$63.41
Now: $63.64
$63.84
50-Day Range
$62.10
MA: $65.80
$70.31
52-Week Range
$52.58
Now: $63.64
$70.80
Volume80,543 shs
Average Volume128,337 shs
Market Capitalization$16.96 billion
P/E Ratio8.83
Dividend Yield4.38%
Beta1.1
WPP plc provides various communications services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Advertising and Media Investment Management; Data Investment Management; Public Relations & Public Affairs; and Branding Consulting, Health & Wellness and Specialist Communications. The Advertising and Media Investment Management segment provides advertising services; and media planning and buying, and specialist sponsorship, and branded entertainment services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Advertising agencies
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBusiness Services
CUSIPN/A
Phone011-44-20-7408-2204

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$20.83 billion
Cash Flow$10.99 per share
Book Value$49.11 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees133,903
Market Cap$16.96 billion
Next Earnings Date3/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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WPP (NYSE:WPP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is WPP's stock symbol?

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

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

WPP announced a semiannual dividend on Monday, March 4th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 14th will be paid a dividend of $2.4747 per share on Monday, July 8th. This represents a yield of 8.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 13th. This is a boost from WPP's previous semiannual dividend of $1.46. View WPP's Dividend History.

How were WPP's earnings last quarter?

Wpp Plc (NYSE:WPP) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 23rd. The business services provider reported $3.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $3.02. View WPP's Earnings History.

When is WPP's next earnings date?

WPP is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March 6th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for WPP.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for WPP?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WPP in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for WPP.

Has WPP been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WPP stock has been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. WPP earned a media sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for WPP.

Are investors shorting WPP?

WPP saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 553,100 shares, an increase of 13.0% from the January 15th total of 489,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 141,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.9 days. Approximately 0.2% of the company's shares are sold short. View WPP's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of WPP's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of WPP own?

Who are WPP's key executives?

WPP's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Paul W. G. Richardson BA, ACA, MCT, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Mark Read, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Andrew Grant Balfour Scott, Chief Operating Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Stephan Pretorius, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Fran Butera CFA, Investor Relations Director

Who are WPP's major shareholders?

WPP's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Morningstar Investment Services LLC (0.28%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.26%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (0.23%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.22%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.15%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.13%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for WPP.

Which institutional investors are selling WPP stock?

WPP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Brandes Investment Partners LP, Freestone Capital Holdings LLC, US Bancorp DE, Bank of America Corp DE, Pacer Advisors Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, State Street Corp and Grandfield & Dodd LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for WPP.

Which institutional investors are buying WPP stock?

WPP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Jane Street Group LLC, Barclays PLC, FMR LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Eagle Global Advisors LLC, ProVise Management Group LLC and Citigroup Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for WPP.

How do I buy shares of WPP?

Shares of WPP 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is WPP's stock price today?

One share of WPP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $63.64.

How big of a company is WPP?

WPP has a market capitalization of $16.96 billion and generates $20.83 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $1.42 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.21 on an earnings per share basis. WPP employs 133,903 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About WPP.

What is WPP's official website?

The official website for WPP is http://www.wpp.com/.

How can I contact WPP?

WPP's mailing address is 27 FARM STREET, LONDON X0, W1J5RJ. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 011-44-20-7408-2204 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for WPP (NYSE WPP)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  284 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  384 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  668
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about WPP and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WPP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WPP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/20/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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