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WPP (WPP) Competitors

$48.12
-0.04 (-0.08%)
(As of 07/19/2024 ET)

WPP vs. OMC, IPG, CRTO, STGW, GRPN, HAO, SWAG, ANTE, SRAX, and ABLVW

Should you be buying WPP stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of WPP include Omnicom Group (OMC), Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG), Criteo (CRTO), Stagwell (STGW), Groupon (GRPN), Haoxi Health Technology (HAO), Stran & Company, Inc. (SWAG), AirNet Technology (ANTE), SRAX (SRAX), and Able View Global (ABLVW).

WPP vs.

Omnicom Group (NYSE:OMC) and WPP (NYSE:WPP) are both large-cap business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, community ranking and dividends.

In the previous week, Omnicom Group had 23 more articles in the media than WPP. MarketBeat recorded 30 mentions for Omnicom Group and 7 mentions for WPP. WPP's average media sentiment score of 0.88 beat Omnicom Group's score of 0.18 indicating that Omnicom Group is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Omnicom Group
12 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
10 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
WPP
2 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Omnicom Group currently has a consensus target price of $104.70, suggesting a potential upside of 15.05%. WPP has a consensus target price of $46.00, suggesting a potential downside of 4.41%. Given WPP's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Omnicom Group is more favorable than WPP.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Omnicom Group
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.89
WPP
1 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.80

Omnicom Group has a net margin of 9.55% compared to Omnicom Group's net margin of 0.00%. WPP's return on equity of 37.51% beat Omnicom Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Omnicom Group9.55% 37.51% 5.69%
WPP N/A N/A N/A

Omnicom Group has a beta of 0.95, meaning that its stock price is 5% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, WPP has a beta of 1.28, meaning that its stock price is 28% more volatile than the S&P 500.

92.0% of Omnicom Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 4.3% of WPP shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.3% of Omnicom Group shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of WPP shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Omnicom Group has higher earnings, but lower revenue than WPP.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Omnicom Group$15.12B1.18$1.39B$7.4012.30
WPP$18.46B0.59$137.33MN/AN/A

Omnicom Group pays an annual dividend of $2.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. WPP pays an annual dividend of $3.09 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.4%. Omnicom Group pays out 37.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Omnicom Group received 46 more outperform votes than WPP when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 55.25% of users gave WPP an outperform vote while only 49.27% of users gave Omnicom Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Omnicom GroupOutperform Votes
372
49.27%
Underperform Votes
383
50.73%
WPPOutperform Votes
326
55.25%
Underperform Votes
264
44.75%

Summary

Omnicom Group beats WPP on 13 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding WPP and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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WPP vs. The Competition

MetricWPPAdvertising agencies IndustryBusiness SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$10.93B$2.18B$6.74B$18.22B
Dividend Yield6.42%4.06%2.75%3.48%
P/E RatioN/A1,236.4921.5325.15
Price / Sales0.5967.011,119.6015.16
Price / Cash4.849.9327.6420.01
Price / Book2.172.954.525.06
Net Income$137.33M$117.95M$117.39M$974.25M
7 Day Performance1.09%0.38%0.11%0.04%
1 Month Performance1.03%1.23%3.25%4.53%
1 Year Performance-9.48%18.06%1.79%7.30%

WPP Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
OMC
Omnicom Group
4.3564 of 5 stars
4.36 / 5 stars
$93.30
+1.1%
$104.40
+11.9%
+3.2%$18.27B$14.69B12.6175,900Earnings Report
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
IPG
Interpublic Group of Companies
4.325 of 5 stars
4.33 / 5 stars
$29.42
+1.8%
$34.88
+18.5%
-21.8%$11.10B$10.89B10.4757,400Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Positive News
CRTO
Criteo
2.1729 of 5 stars
2.17 / 5 stars
$40.27
+0.2%
$39.44
-2.1%
+23.1%$2.28B$1.95B41.523,563Analyst Downgrade
Options Volume
News Coverage
STGW
Stagwell
1.1669 of 5 stars
1.17 / 5 stars
$7.11
-0.1%
$7.78
+9.4%
-10.9%$1.91B$2.53B-237.0013,000News Coverage
Positive News
GRPN
Groupon
2.7617 of 5 stars
2.76 / 5 stars
$16.65
+9.0%
$14.30
-14.1%
+141.9%$658.34M$514.91M-12.912,213High Trading Volume
HAO
Haoxi Health Technology
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
$5.64
-13.6%
N/AN/A$82.40MN/A0.0032Lockup Expiration
Gap Up
High Trading Volume
SWAG
Stran & Company, Inc.
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
$1.12
+0.9%
N/A-17.1%$20.84M$75.89M-55.99118Positive News
ANTE
AirNet Technology
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
$1.01
+1.0%
N/A-26.8%$14.45M$850,000.000.0030Upcoming Earnings
SRAX
SRAX
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
$0.15
-50.0%
N/A-33.3%$4.37M$29.29M0.00158News Coverage
Gap Down
ABLVW
Able View Global
0 of 5 stars
0.00 / 5 stars
$0.03
-2.7%
N/AN/A$0.00$149.00M0.0098Positive News

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This page (NYSE:WPP) was last updated on 7/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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