NYSE:WPP - WPP Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$81.04 +1.17 (+1.46 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$81.04
Today's Range$80.58 - $81.47
52-Week Range$76.68 - $107.27
Volume111,998 shs
Average Volume227,427 shs
Market Capitalization$20.21 billion
P/E Ratio10.44
Dividend Yield6.42%
WPP logoWPP 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 & Identity, Healthcare 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. The Data Investment Management segment offers brand, consumer, media, and marketplace insight services. The Public Relations & Public Affairs segment provides corporate, consumer, financial, and brand-building services. The Branding & Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Communications segment is involved in branding and identity; healthcare communications; and direct, digital, promotional, and relationship marketing activities. This segment also offers specialist communications services, such as custom media and multicultural marketing; event, sports, youth, and entertainment marketing; corporate and business-to-business; and media, technology, and production services. WPP plc was founded in 1985 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Advertising agencies
SectorBusiness Services


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.63
Current Ratio0.98
Quick Ratio0.95


Trailing P/E Ratio10.44
Forward P/E Ratio10.18
P/E Growth2.68

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$19.67 billion
Price / Sales1.04
Cash Flow$10.4703 per share
Price / Cash7.74
Book Value$50.80 per share
Price / Book1.60


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A


Outstanding Shares252,720,000

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 declared a Semi-Annual dividend on Thursday, March 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $2.566 per share on Monday, July 9th. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th. View WPP's Dividend History.

How were WPP's earnings last quarter?

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

Who are some of WPP's key competitors?

Who are WPP's key executives?

WPP's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Sir Martin S. Sorrell, Group Chief Exec. & Exec. Director (Age 73)
  • Mr. Paul W. G. Richardson BA, ACA, MCT, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Fran Butera CFA, Investor Relations Director
  • Andrea Harris Esq., Group Chief Counsel
  • Feona McEwan, Group Communications Director

Has WPP been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about WPP stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. WPP earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the business services provider an impact score of 46.47 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are WPP's major shareholders?

WPP's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Northern Trust Corp (0.49%), Morningstar Investment Services LLC (0.33%), Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (0.20%), Royal Bank of Canada (0.17%), Stifel Financial Corp (0.09%) and United Capital Financial Advisers LLC (0.09%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for WPP.

Which institutional investors are buying WPP stock?

WPP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, Morningstar Investment Services LLC, Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Royal Bank of Canada, Stifel Financial Corp, United Capital Financial Advisers LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is WPP's stock price today?

One share of WPP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $81.04.

How big of a company is WPP?

WPP has a market capitalization of $20.21 billion and generates $19.67 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $2.34 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.76 on an earnings per share basis. WPP employs 134,341 workers across the globe.

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 44-20-7408-2204 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for WPP (WPP)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  191 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  285 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  476
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 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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