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WPP Share Price

WPP 975.2p -2.0  -0.2%
1:55pm 2.00k

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Last ex-div: 13th Jun, paid: 8th Jul more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2018, WPP PLC revenues decreased 1% to £15.6B. Net income before extraordinary items decreased 34% to £1.06B. Revenues reflect Advertising and Media Investment Management segment decrease of 3% to £7.13B, Data Investment Management segment decrease of 4% to £2.58B, United States segment decrease of 5% to £5.07B, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Africa & Middle East segment decrease of 2% to £4.71B. more »

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31st Dec 2019
31st Dec 2020

Price Target: 10.7
(+9.51% above Price)
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Est. Long Term Growth Rate: -1.0% (£) (p) (p) (£) (p) (p)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 2 11 9 3

Named Brokers and Analysts
Bank of America Merrill Lynch Daniel Kerven , Deutsche Bank Chris Collett , Jefferies , HSBC Olivier Moral , Credit Suisse - North America , Morgan Stanley Patrick Wellington , Citi Thomas Singlehurst , BMO Capital Markets Daniel Salmon , Investec Bank (UK) Plc , Wells Fargo Securities, LLC Peter Stabler , Goldman Sachs Research Lisa Yang , UBS Equities , Numis Securities Steve Liechti , Natixis , Macquarie Research Timothy Nollen , Societe Generale Simon Baker , JPMorgan Daniel Kerven , Berenberg Sarah Simon , ODDO BHF Jerôme Bodin , Kepler Cheuvreux Conor O'Shea, CFA , Barclays JULIEN ROCH , Shore Capital Stockbrokers Roderick Davidson , MainFirst Bank AG Jean-Baptiste Sergeant , Morningstar, Inc. Ali Mogharabi , Pivotal Research Group , Day by Day Valérie GASTALDY , EVERCORE ISI , Liberum Ian Whittaker , Alphavalue Véronique Cabioc'h , Beaufort Securities (Historical) , MoffettNathanson LLC Michael Nathanson , The Analyst Mark Hiley , Invest Securities Claire Barbaret , Huber Research Partners Douglas Arthur ,

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: Roberto Quarta (CHM) 68, Mark Read (CEO) 51, Paul Richardson (FID) 60, Andrew Scott (COO) , Marie Capes (SEC) , Jacques Aigrain (NED) 64, Tarek Farahat (NED) 53, John Hood (NED) 67, Daniela Riccardi (NED) 59, Cindy Rose (NED) ,

No. of Employees: 134,281 No. of Shareholders: n/a

Last Annual December 31st, 2018
Last Interim December 31st, 2018
Incorporated October 25, 2012
Public Since January 2, 2013
Shares in Issue 1,261,890,152
Free Float 1.22bn (96.9%)

WPP Share Price Performance WPP Share Price Quote
-2.0  -0.2%
Traded 1:55pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 2.00k

Latest WPP News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming WPP Events
Monday 2nd September, 2019 (estimate)
Half Year 2019 WPP PLC Earnings Release

Recent ↓
Thursday 13th June, 2019
Dividend For WPP.L
Thursday 13th June, 2019
Dividend For WPP.N
Wednesday 12th June, 2019
WPP PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Friday 26th April, 2019
Q1 2019 WPP PLC Trading Statement Call (Afternoon)
Friday 26th April, 2019
Q1 2019 WPP PLC Trading Statement Call (Morning)
Friday 26th April, 2019
Q1 2019 WPP PLC Trading Statement Release
Monday 11th March, 2019
WPP PLC at Deutsche Bank Media and Telecom Conference
Friday 1st March, 2019
Full Year 2018 WPP PLC Earnings Call
Friday 1st March, 2019
Full Year 2018 WPP PLC Earnings Presentation
Friday 1st March, 2019
Full Year 2018 WPP PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 11th December, 2018
WPP PLC Strategy Update for Investors and Analysts
Monday 3rd December, 2018
WPP PLC at Berenberg European Conference
Thursday 15th November, 2018
WPP PLC at Morgan Stanley TMT Conference
Thursday 25th October, 2018
Q3 2018 WPP PLC Trading Statement Call (Afternoon)
Thursday 25th October, 2018
Q3 2018 WPP PLC Trading Statement Call (Morning)
Thursday 25th October, 2018
Q3 2018 WPP PLC Trading Statement Release
Thursday 4th October, 2018
Dividend For WPP.L
Thursday 4th October, 2018
Dividend For WPP.N
Thursday 13th September, 2018
WPP PLC at Goldman Sachs Communacopia Conference
Tuesday 4th September, 2018
Half Year 2018 WPP PLC Earnings Call

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