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WPP plc (WPP)

Stock Price: $41.85 USD 0.08 (0.19%)
Updated Aug 12, 2020 2:50 PM EDT - Market open

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Key Info

Market Cap 10.13B
Revenue (ttm) 17.25B
Net Income (ttm) 935.93M
Shares Out 245.07M
EPS (ttm) 9.89
PE Ratio 4.23
Forward PE 10.81
Dividend $3.79
Dividend Yield 9.06%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 12, 2020
Last Price $41.85
Previous Close $41.77
Change ($) 0.08
Change (%) 0.19%
Day's Open 42.71
Day's Range 41.76 - 42.71
Day's Volume 105,187
52-Week Range 27.18 - 70.80

More Stats

Market Cap 10.13B
Enterprise Value 14.68B
Earnings Date (est) n/a
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 11, 2020
Shares Outstanding 245.07M
Float 249.31M
EPS (basic) n/a
EPS (diluted) 9.89
FCF / Share 7.97
Dividend $3.79
Dividend Yield 9.06%
Earnings Yield 23.63%
FCF Yield 20.98%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 282,055
Short Ratio 0.90
Short % of Float n/a
Beta 1.10
PE Ratio 4.23
Forward PE 10.81
P/FCF Ratio 4.77
PS Ratio 0.59
PB Ratio 0.92
Revenue 17.25B
Operating Income 1.69B
Net Income 935.93M
Free Cash Flow 2.13B
Net Cash -4.55B
Net Cash / Share -18.77
Gross Margin 18.20%
Operating Margin 9.79%
Profit Margin 5.40%
FCF Margin 12.32%
ROA 2.47%
ROE 7.75%
ROIC n/a
Key stats in USD, based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (16)

Buy 7
Overweight 0
Hold 5
Underweight 1
Sell 3

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(13.67% upside)
Current: $41.85
Target: 47.57
*Average 12-month USD price target from 16 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions GBP.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth1.44%-0.76%-11.69%21.68%6.13%4.62%6.23%3.51%7.4%-
Gross Profit2,4092,4882,6653,0412,52610,06510,0769,5159,2398,561
Operating Income1,2961,2381,5782,0631,6321,5071,4101,2411,192973
Net Income7181,1391,9121,4001,1601,077937823840586
Shares Outstanding1,3331,3331,3321,3291,3261,3491,2651,2661,2641,256
Earnings Per Share2.484.227.125.404.424.033.483.143.232.30
EPS Growth-41.28%-40.8%31.85%22.17%9.81%15.66%10.83%-2.64%40.52%-
Dividend Per Share3.844.033.733.343.222.932.302.051.561.24
Dividend Growth-4.55%7.94%11.81%3.54%9.85%27.36%12.12%31.75%25.83%-
Operating Cash Flow1,8511,6941,4081,7741,3601,7041,3749086651,361
Capital Expenditures-220-366-318-277-233-209-277-207-240-210
Free Cash Flow1,6301,3281,0901,4961,1271,4951,0977024251,151
Cash & Equivalents2,9692,6432,3912,4372,3822,5132,2221,9451,9471,965
Total Debt6,4566,6606,8756,5675,5934,7884,4624,7674,4113,854
Net Cash / Debt-3,487-4,017-4,483-4,131-3,211-2,275-2,240-2,821-2,465-1,888
Book Value8,0729,3829,4879,3257,6377,5007,5876,8116,6636,447
Numbers in millions GBP, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name WPP plc
Country United Kingdom
Employees 106,786
CEO Mark Julian Read

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol WPP
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Communication Services
Industry Advertising Agencies
Unique Identifier NYSE: WPP


WPP plc, a creative transformation company, provides communications, experience, commerce, and technology services in North America, the United Kingdom, Western Continental Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Africa, 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 business of planning and creation of marketing and branding campaigns; designs advertisements across all media; and provides media buying services including strategy and business development, media investment, and data, technology and content. The company provides advises to clients who are seeking to communicate with a range of stakeholders from consumers to governments and the business and financial communities. WPP plc was founded in 1985 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.