WPP plc (WPP)

NYSE: WPP · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
48.18
-0.68 (-1.39%)
Aug 19, 2022 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
-1.39%
Market Cap 10.67B
Revenue (ttm) 16.37B
Net Income (ttm) 784.02M
Shares Out 221.38M
EPS (ttm) 3.29
PE Ratio 14.64
Forward PE 8.75
Dividend $2.01 (4.17%)
Ex-Dividend Date Oct 13, 2022
Volume 146,825
Open 48.21
Previous Close 48.86
Day's Range 47.89 - 48.32
52-Week Range 45.01 - 83.70
Beta 1.23
Analysts Buy
Price Target 70.78 (+46.9%)
Earnings Date n/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 offers plans and creates marketing and branding campaigns; designs and produces advertisements across various media; and provides media buying services, such as... [Read more...]

Industry Media
Founded 1985
Employees 115,000
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol WPP
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in GBP Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 33 analysts, the average rating for WPP stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 70.78, which is an increase of 46.91% from the latest price.

Price Target
$70.78
(46.91% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

WPP seeing 'more competitive dynamics' in advertising, CEO says

Mark Read, CEO of WPP, discusses the company's half-year earnings and the increase in competition amid digital platforms across the ad sector.

WPP 2022 Interim Results

NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today reported its 2022 Interim Results. Key figures £ million   H1 2022   +/(-) % reported1   +/(-) % LFL2   H1 2021 Revenue   6,755   10.2   8.7   6...

WPP raises net sales outlook again on strong client spending

WPP, the world's largest advertising group, upgraded its full-year net sales outlook on Friday as it expects robust spending by clients across many industries in the United States and Europe.

Ogilvy Health Bolsters Executive Leadership Team, Recruiting Tyler Montague as EVP, Client Leader

NEW YORK, July 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ogilvy Health today announced Tyler Montague, an industry pro with more than 25 years of experience, has joined the agency as EVP, Client Leader.

VMLY&R IS A LEADER IN INDEPENDENT EVALUATION AMONG MARKETING CREATIVE AND CONTENT SERVICE PROVIDERS

NEW YORK , July 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- VMLY&R has been named a Leader among Marketing Creative and Content Service providers by Forrester Research, Inc., among 13 of the most significant providers. Th...

LAURA MANESS APPOINTED AS GREY GLOBAL CEO

Dynamic, People-First Leader Joins as Grey Celebrates its 105th Anniversary NEW YORK , July 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Grey today announces the appointment of Laura Maness as Global Chief Executive Office...

WPP acquires leading ecommerce agency Corebiz

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today announces that it is acquiring Corebiz, a leading Latin American ecommerce agency specialising in VTEX implementation, one of the largest enterprise digita...

WPP creates Design Bridge and Partners

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today announces the creation of a new company, Design Bridge and Partners, formed by the merger of Design Bridge and Superunion. Launching in January 2023, the n...

WPP to Acquire Marketing Technology Leader Bower House Digital

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today announces it has agreed to acquire the business of Bower House Digital, a leading marketing technology services agency located in Australia. Bower House Di...

WPP Appoints Michael Houston as President of its US Business

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today announces that Michael Houston, Global CEO of Grey, has been appointed as President of WPP's business in the United States. In this new role, which align...

Ogilvy Health Builds Upon Leadership Team With Courtney Murphy Joining the Agency as Global People Director

NEW YORK, May 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ogilvy Health today announced industry veteran, Courtney Murphy, has been appointed to the position of the agency's Global People Director, a newly-created rol...

Fifteen WPP Leaders Recognised for Championing Inclusion and Diversity in the Workplace

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fifteen leaders from across WPP (NYSE: WPP) have been named in the global Empower Role Model Lists 2022 for breaking down barriers and driving inclusion for people of colour in ...

WPP and Epic Games Partner to Accelerate Innovation for Clients in the Metaverse

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) and Epic Games, the interactive entertainment company and developer of Fortnite and Unreal Engine, today announced a new partnership to help WPP agencies deliv...

DRAMATIC CAMPAIGN TO AID UKRAINE LAUNCHES IN CANADA

Pro Bono Industry Team Effort Led by TANK Worldwide & Grey Canada TORONTO , May 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- TANK WW and Grey Canada today unveiled a dramatic multimedia campaign to raise funds for Ukraine h...

WPP First Quarter Trading Update

NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today reported its 2022 First Quarter Trading Update.       £ million   % reported1   % LFL2 First Quarter             Revenue   3,091   6.7%   8.1% R...

3 Top Stocks to Watch From the Advertising & Marketing Industry

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WPP Appoints Kyoko Matsushita as Chief Executive Officer in Japan

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today announces the appointment of Kyoko Matsushita as CEO in Japan. In this new role, Kyoko will be responsible for WPP's business in Japan, strengthening its...

WPP expands into end-to-end ecommerce with the launch of ‘Everymile'

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today launches ‘Everymile' – expanding its offer with a new fully managed service that will provide brands with an outsourced direct-to-consumer (DTC) ecommerce ...

PANTENE CELEBRATES TRANSGENDER VISIBILITY IN LATIN AMERICA

Short Film Chronicles the Quinceañera Dream of One Woman NEW YORK , March 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Marking International Transgender Day of Visibility, Pantene today released a documentary-style short f...

Here's Why WPP PLC (WPP) Looks Ripe for Bottom Fishing

WPP PLC (WPP) appears to have found support after losing some value lately, as indicated by the formation of a hammer chart. In addition to this technical chart pattern, strong agreement among Wall Stre...

WPP's CEO says Russia's impact on overall business is 'relatively small'

Mark Read, CEO of the advertising giant, says Russia's recent invasion of Ukraine is unlikely to have any major impact on its business following the release of strong results Thursday. However, he said ...

WPP 2021 Preliminary Results

NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today reported its 2021 Preliminary Results. Key figures – continuing operations £ million   2021   +/(-)% reported1   +/(-)% LFL2   20203 Revenue   1...

WPP launches $1.1 billion buyback after 'outstanding' year

WPP, the world's largest advertising group, announced an 800 million-pound ($1.1 billion) share buyback for 2022 after it said an "outstanding" year had enabled it to meet recently upgraded forecasts fo...

Ogilvy Health Strengthens Leadership Team with New Strategy, Experience & Innovation Appointments

Liz Kane Named Chief Strategy Officer, Corina Kellam Promoted to New Role Leading Recently Formed Experience & Innovation Team Liz Kane Named Chief Strategy Officer, Corina Kellam Promoted to New Role L...

WPP Acquires Influencer Marketing Agency Village Marketing to Accelerate Creator Economy Growth

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WPP (NYSE: WPP) today announces the acquisition of Village Marketing in North America, the industry leader in influencer marketing and creator economy partnerships. Founded in...