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WPP plc (WPP)

NYSE: WPP · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
65.64 -1.25 (-1.87%)
Oct 22, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap15.72B
Revenue (ttm)16.44B
Net Income (ttm)-4.05B
Shares Out235.97M
EPS (ttm)2.82
PE Ratio23.28
Forward PE11.27
Dividend$1.83 (2.79%)
Ex-Dividend DateOct 14, 2021
Volume76,430
Open65.96
Previous Close66.89
Day's Range65.44 - 66.38
52-Week Range37.33 - 70.96
Beta1.31
AnalystsHold
Price Target59.50 (-9.4%)
Est. Earnings Daten/a

About WPP

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 engages in the planning and creation of marketing and branding campaigns; design and production of advertisements across all media; and provision of media buyin...

IndustryMedia
Founded1985
Employees104,000
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolWPP
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Financial Performance

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Analyst Forecast

According to 3 analysts, the average rating for WPP plc stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is 59.50, which is a decrease of -9.35% from the latest price.

Price Target
$59.50
(-9.35% downside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold

News

Finsbury Glover Hering and Sard Verbinnen & Co to Merge, Creating Global Strategic Communications Leader

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today announces that its majority-owned subsidiary, Finsbury Glover Hering Corporation (“Finsbury Glover Hering”), and Sard Verbinnen & Co (“SVC”) have reached a...

1 week ago - Business Wire

WPP and Snap Inc. Launch Augmented Reality Partnership

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) and Snap Inc., the camera company behind Snapchat, today announced a global partnership (“The AR Lab”) to help brands build and deliver immersive experiences for...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

WPP pays $19 million in settlement with U.S. SEC

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said on Friday that Britain's WPP had agreed to pay more than $19 million to resolve charges that it violated the anti-bribery, books and records, and i...

4 weeks ago - Reuters

Advertising group WPP to pay $19 million to settle anti-bribery charges, says U.S. SEC

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Friday that WPP Plc, the world's largest advertising firm, has agreed to pay more than $19 million to resolve charges, without admitting or denying th...

4 weeks ago - Reuters

Reuters launches 'The Source' brand campaign

NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Reuters, the world's leading provider of trusted news, insight and analysis, debuted today its first major global brand campaign, 'The Source'.

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

UK Value: WPP - A Guru-Backed Turnaround Story

When I noticed gurus David Herro (Trades, Portfolio) and Charles Brandes (Trades, Portfolio) both own shares of WPP PLC ( WPP , Financial) ( LSE:WPP , Financial), I decided to take a deeper look into th...

1 month ago - GuruFocus

WPP Leaders Recognised for Driving Change in Gender Diversity

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fourteen leaders from across WPP (NYSE: WPP) have been named in the HERoes Women Role Model Lists 2021 for their work in championing women in business and creating a more gender...

1 month ago - Business Wire

PRSA-NY and BCW Announce the Creation of The Harold Burson Award

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #2021BigAppleAwards--The New York chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA-NY) and BCW, the global communications agency built to move people, today announced...

1 month ago - Business Wire

WPP Acquires Leading AI Technology Company Satalia

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today announces that it has acquired Satalia, a technology company offering market-leading AI solutions for clients. Satalia is a global leader in enterprise AI ...

2 months ago - Business Wire

3 Top Stocks From the Recuperating Advertisement Industry

The Zacks Advertising and Marketing Industry's prospects look solid on healthy manufacturing and service activities, and a gradually recovering economy. GCI, IPG and WPP will likely be the industry fron...

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2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

WPP 2021 Interim Results

NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today reported its 2021 Interim Results. Key figures – continuing operations £ million H1 2021   +/(-) % reported1   +/(-) % LFL2   H1 20203 Revenue 6...

2 months ago - Business Wire

Ad group WPP beats Q2 forecasts as growth returns to 2019 levels

WPP, the world's biggest advertising company, said underlying net sales jumped 19.3% in the second quarter, beating expectations and taking first-half growth to 11%, ahead of 2019 as clients ramped up s...

2 months ago - Reuters

MassMutual Unveils New Brand Campaign

NEW YORK, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) today unveiled a new brand platform and comprehensive, multichannel brand advertising campaign. It is the...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Ogilvy Names Prominent Health Industry Leader Kim Johnson Global CEO of Ogilvy Health

NEW YORK, July 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ogilvy Health today announced that health industry leader Kim Johnson has been appointed Global Chief Executive Officer of Ogilvy Health. Widely respected for...

3 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Ogilvy Health Names Shannon Walsh President of Public Relations for North America

NEW YORK, July 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ogilvy Health today announced the promotion of Shannon Walsh to President of Public Relations for North America. In her new position, Shannon will be responsi...

3 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Ad growth is being driven by digital: WPP CEO

Mark Read, CEO at WPP, discusses the outlook for the ad industry.

3 months ago - CNBC International TV

Our industry is at the heart of many of society's challenges, says WPP CEO

Mark Read, the CEO of WPP, says that his industry is having to grapple with everything from climate change to online privacy.

3 months ago - CNBC International TV

WPP Wins Industry's Most Creative Company at Cannes Lions

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) was today named the most creative company of the year at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. WPP agencies collected a total of 190 Lions, incl...

3 months ago - Business Wire

Ogilvy Health's Shannon Walsh selected as an ELITE Award Winner by PM360

NEW YORK, May 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ogilvy Health announced today that Shannon Walsh, Managing Director and PR Lead, has been named to the prestigious 2021 ELITE list by healthcare marketing indu...

5 months ago - GlobeNewsWire

Javier Campopiano Promoted to New Creative Roles at Grey and WPP

NEW YORK, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- It was announced today that Javier Campopiano has been promoted to Global Creative Partner at Grey, a new worldwide position, overseeing the agency's creative work...

5 months ago - PRNewsWire

WPP and Microsoft to Creatively Transform Content Production Through New Cloud Studio Partnership

LONDON & REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) and Microsoft Corp. have announced a partnership to transform creative content production, beginning with the launch of Cloud Studio, an innovat...

5 months ago - Business Wire

Why WPP wants to be the LVMH of post-COVID-19 advertising

WPP CEO Mark Read on how client demands have changed over the last year, and how the holding company is adapting for the future. For Fast Company's Shape of Tomorrow series, we're asking business leader...

5 months ago - Fast Company

WPP cuts former CEO Sorrell's share awards over alleged leaks

WPP, the world's biggest advertising company, on Thursday said it was cutting former CEO Martin Sorrell's long-term share incentive awards due to what it said were leaks of confidential information to t...

5 months ago - Reuters

WPP CEO Sees 2021 Results Closer to Upper End of Guidance

Apr.28 -- WPP Plc CEO Mark Read discusses the advertising giant's first-quarter results, which saw sales surge back as global brands boosted their ad spending. He also discusses the economic recovery an...

5 months ago - Bloomberg Markets and Finance

WPP First Quarter Trading Update

NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today reported its 2021 First Quarter Trading Update.     £ million +/(-)% reported1 +/(-)% LFL2 First Quarter       Revenue 2,897 1.8 6.3 Revenue les...

5 months ago - Business Wire