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Last ex-div: 4th Jun, paid: 6th Jul more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2014, WPP PLC revenues increased 5% to L11.53B. Net income increased 15% to L1.08B. Revenues reflect an increase in demand for the Company's products and services due to favorable market conditions. Net income benefited from Gains on disposal of investments increase from L6M to L186.3M (income), Staff costs decrease of 2% to L6.3B (expense). more »

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Broker Forecasts
31st Dec 2015
31st Dec 2016

Price Target: 16.4
(+6.31% above Price)
Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
Est. Long Term Growth Rate: +9.9% (£) (p) (p) (£) (p) (p)
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Broker Recommendations for WPP
Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 2 0 9 13 8

Named Brokers and Analysts
Wedbush Securities Inc. James Dix , Jefferies David Reynolds , Credit Suisse Nick Bertolotti , BERNSTEIN Claudio Aspesi , Investec Bank (UK) Plc Steve Liechti , Wells Fargo Securities, LLC Peter Stabler , ING FM , Nomura Securities William Mairs , Panmure Gordon , Numis Securities Paul Richards , Natixis Jerome Bodin Pavel Govciyan , Edison Investment Research , CA Cheuvreux Richard Houbron Thomas Jorion , Macquarie Research Timothy Nollen , Societe Generale Laurent Picard , Berenberg Sarah Simon , Oddo Securities Bruno Hareng , Westhouse Securities Ltd. Roderick Davidson , Kepler Cheuvreux Conor Oshea , Charles Stanley Sam Hart , Espirito Santo Investment Bank , Morningstar, Inc. Peter Wahlstrom , Pivotal Research Group Brian Wieser , Day by Day Valérie GASTALDY , EVERCORE ISI Douglas Arthur , Liberum Ian Whittaker , and 1 unnamed other

Profile Summary

WPP plc is engaged the provision of communications services on a national, multinational and global basis. Its segments include: Advertising and Media Investment Management; where it operates advertising networks Ogilvy & Mather Advertising, JWT, Y&R, Grey, bates and the United Network, as well as Media Investment Management companies, such as MediaCom, MEC, Mindshare, Maxus and tenthavenue; Consumer Insight, where its operations are conducted through Kantar; Public Relations & Public Affairs, where it operates through companies, such as Burson-Marsteller, Cohn & Wolfe, Hill & Knowlton and Ogilvy Public Relations, and Branding & Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Communications. In September 2014, the Company acquired Midia 123 Servicos de Publicidade Via Internet Ltd. In September 2014, WPP PLC’s wholly owned operating company Brand Union has acquired 60% of Epigram in Brazil. In September 2014, WPP PLC 's Salmon acquires Neoworks Ltd in United Kingdom.

Directors: Martin Sorrell (CEO) 70, Paul Richardson (FID) 56, Mark Read (EDR) 47, Roberto Quarta (NEC) 64, Roger Agnelli (NED) 55, Jacques Aigrain (NED) 61, Charlene Begley (NED) , John Hood (NED) 62,

No. of Employees: 179,000 No. of Shareholders: 0


Last Annual December 31st, 2014
Last Interim December 31st, 2014
Shares in Issue 1,309,576,530
Free Float 1.26bn (95.9%)

WPP Share Price Performance WPPQuote
1543p
-28.0  -1.8%
Traded 4:04pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 1.50k

Latest WPP News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming WPP Events
Thursday 23rd April, 2015
Q1 2015 WPP PLC Trading Statement Release
Wednesday 3rd June, 2015
Dividend For WPPGY
Thursday 4th June, 2015
Dividend For WPP.L
Thursday 25th June, 2015 (estimate)
WPP PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Monday 24th August, 2015 (estimate)
Half Year 2015 WPP PLC Earnings Release

Recent ↓
Monday 16th March, 2015
WPP PLC at CAGE Conference
Tuesday 10th March, 2015
WPP PLC at Deutsche Bank Media, Internet and Telecom Conference
Monday 9th March, 2015
Full Year 2014 WPP PLC Earnings Call (US)
Monday 9th March, 2015
Full Year 2014 WPP PLC Earnings Presentation
Monday 9th March, 2015
Full Year 2014 WPP PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 7th January, 2015
WPP PLC at Citi Global Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference
Wednesday 10th December, 2014
WPP PLC at BMO Capital Markets Technology & Digital Media Conference
Monday 8th December, 2014
WPP PLC at UBS Global Media and Communications Conference
Wednesday 19th November, 2014
WPP PLC at Morgan Stanley TMT Conference
Wednesday 12th November, 2014
WPP PLC Analysts and Investors Briefing


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