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WPP 1872p -8.0  -0.4%
23/02/17 1.50k

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Last ex-div: 6th Oct, paid: 7th Nov more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 30 June 2016, WPP PLC revenues increased 12% to L6.54B. Net income decreased 57% to L245.8M. Revenues reflect Advertising and Media Investment Management segment increase of 12% to L2.96B, Branding and Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Comm. segment increase of 17% to L1.83B, North America segment increase of 13% to L2.44B, Continental Europe segment increase of 17% to L1.34B. more »

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31st Dec 2016
31st Dec 2017

Price Target: 20.1
(+7.11% above Price)
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Est. Long Term Growth Rate: +11.8% (£) (p) (p) (£) (p) (p)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 9 13 7

Named Brokers and Analysts
Wedbush Securities Inc. James Dix , Jefferies Tamsin Garrity , Credit Suisse , BERNSTEIN Claudio Aspesi , Investec Bank (UK) Plc Steve Liechti , Wells Fargo Securities, LLC Peter Stabler , BMO Capital Markets U.S , Nomura Securities , Numis Securities Paul Richards , Natixis Jerome Bodin , Edison Investment Research , Macquarie Research Timothy Nollen , Societe Generale Simon Baker , Berenberg Sarah Simon , Oddo Securities Bruno Hareng , Stockdale Securities , Jyske Bank Rune Dinesen , Shore Capital Stockbrokers Roderick Davidson , Morningstar, Inc. Neil Macker , Pivotal Research Group Brian Wieser , Day by Day Valérie GASTALDY , EVERCORE ISI , Liberum Ian Whittaker , and 1 unnamed other

Profile Summary

WPP plc (WPP) is a holding company engaged in providing communications services. The Company comprises companies in a range of disciplines, which include advertising, media investment management; data investment management; public relations and public affairs; branding and identity; healthcare communications; direct, digital, promotion and relationship marketing, and specialist communications. 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 Company has operations in over 110 countries. The Company offers global, national and specialist advertising services from a range of international and specialist agencies, which include Bates CHI&Partners, Grey, JWT, Ogilvy & Mather Advertising and Y&R. It provides media planning and buying, and specialist sponsorship and branded entertainment services from GroupM companies.

Directors: Martin Sorrell (CEO) 71, Paul Richardson (FID) 58, Marie Capes (SEC) , Roberto Quarta (NEC) 66, Jacques Aigrain (NED) 61, Charlene Begley (NED) 49, Tarek Farahat (NED) , John Hood (NED) 64,

No. of Employees: 200,000 No. of Shareholders: 15,446

Last Annual December 31st, 2015
Last Interim June 30th, 2016
Incorporated October 25, 2012
Public Since January 2, 2013
Shares in Issue 1,280,854,372
Free Float 1.25bn (97.4%)

WPP Share Price Performance WPPQuote
-8.0  -0.4%
Traded 5:01pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 1.50k

Latest WPP News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming WPP Events
Friday 3rd March, 2017
Full Year 2016 WPP PLC Earnings Release
Friday 3rd March, 2017
Full Year 2016 WPP PLC Earnings Presentation
Friday 3rd March, 2017
Full Year 2016 WPP PLC Earnings Call
Tuesday 7th March, 2017
WPP PLC at Deutsche Bank Media, Internet and Telecom Conference
Monday 24th April, 2017 (estimate)
Q1 2017 WPP PLC Trading Statement Release
Thursday 8th June, 2017 (estimate)
WPP PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Monday 21st August, 2017 (estimate)
Half Year 2017 WPP PLC Earnings Release

Recent ↓
Wednesday 4th January, 2017
WPP PLC at Citi Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference
Tuesday 6th December, 2016
WPP PLC at UBS Global Media and Communications Conference
Thursday 1st December, 2016
WPP PLC Investor Briefing
Wednesday 16th November, 2016
WPP PLC at Morgan Stanley European Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
Wednesday 9th November, 2016
WPP PLC at Wells Fargo Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
Monday 31st October, 2016
Q3 2016 WPP PLC Trading Statement Call
Monday 31st October, 2016
Q3 2016 WPP PLC Trading Statement Presentation
Monday 31st October, 2016
Q3 2016 WPP PLC Trading Statement Release
Thursday 6th October, 2016
Dividend For WPP.L
Wednesday 5th October, 2016
Dividend For WPPGY
Wednesday 24th August, 2016
Half Year 2016 WPP PLC Earnings Call
Wednesday 24th August, 2016
Half Year 2016 WPP PLC Earnings Presentation
Wednesday 24th August, 2016
Half Year 2016 WPP PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 29th June, 2016
WPP PLC at JPMorgan Media & Telecoms CEO Conference
Thursday 9th June, 2016
Dividend For WPP.L
Wednesday 8th June, 2016
Dividend For WPPGY
Wednesday 8th June, 2016
WPP PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Tuesday 24th May, 2016
WPP PLC at Berenberg European Conference
Thursday 28th April, 2016
Q1 2016 WPP PLC Trading Statement Call
Thursday 28th April, 2016
Q1 2016 WPP PLC Trading Statement Presentation

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