WPP - WPP plc

NYSE - NYSE Delayed price. Currency in USD
61.13
+0.41 (+0.68%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT

61.13 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 5:03PM EDT

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Previous close60.72
Open60.86
Bid61.10 x 4000
Ask61.13 x 1000
Day's range60.61 - 61.33
52-week range50.31 - 92.25
Volume226,396
Avg. volume173,453
Market cap15.765B
Beta (3Y monthly)1.01
PE ratio (TTM)6.18
EPS (TTM)9.89
Earnings dateN/A
Forward dividend & yield3.97 (6.38%)
Ex-dividend date2019-06-13
1y target est59.00
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
  • Reuters - UK Focus5 days ago

    WPP shortlists final bidders for Kantar - sources

    WPP has shortlisted a series of U.S. buyout funds to submit binding bids for a majority stake in its data analytics unit Kantar as it wants to finalise the sale in late June, four sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. Private equity firms Bain Capital, Apollo and Platinum have made it through to the final stages of the auction along with a fourth undisclosed bidder, the sources said. The world's biggest advertising company held management presentations with the bidders on May 15, one of the sources said, and aims to wrap up the process towards the end of June.

  • Business Wire13 days ago

    WPP Finance 2010 Announces Results of its Tender Offer For Certain of its Dollar-Denominated Notes

    NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- THIS ANNOUNCEMENT RELATES TO THE DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION THAT QUALIFIED OR MAY HAVE QUALIFIED AS INSIDE INFORMATION WITHIN THE MEANING OF ARTICLE 7(1) OF THE MARKET ...

  • Business Wire14 days ago

    WPP Finance 2010 Announces Pricing Pursuant to its Tender Offer For Certain of its Dollar-Denominated Notes

    NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN OR INTO OR TO ANY PERSON LOCATED OR RESIDENT IN ANY JURISDICTION WHERE IT IS UNLAWFUL TO RELEASE, PUBLISH OR DISTRIBUTE THIS ANNOUNCEMENT (SEE “OFFER AND DISTRIBUTION RESTRICTIONS” BELOW). THIS ANNOUNCEMENT RELATES TO THE DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION THAT QUALIFIED OR MAY HAVE QUALIFIED AS INSIDE INFORMATION WITHIN THE MEANING OF ARTICLE 7(1) OF THE MARKET ABUSE REGULATION (EU) 596/2014. Capitalised terms used in this announcement but not defined have the meaning given to them in the Offer to Purchase.

  • Business Wire14 days ago

    VodafoneZiggo Appoints WPP as Its Strategic Transformation Partner

    WPP (NYSE: WPP) has been awarded VodafoneZiggo’s strategic marketing and communications brief, following a competitive pitch process. The newly established bespoke multi-disciplinary team, WPP Go One, will work together with VodafoneZiggo and act as the core leadership team for the company’s operations in the Netherlands as it continues to put customer experience at the centre of its marketing and communications activity. This creative, strategic partnership will be partly based onsite at the client and at Amsteldok, WPP’s recently opened campus in Amsterdam, which brings 15 agencies under one roof, giving clients easier access to the breadth and depth of WPP’s talent and expertise.

  • What Should Investors Know About WPP plc's (LON:WPP) Future?
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  • Business Wire15 days ago

    BCW Expands Strategic Planning and Analytics Groups with Key New Hires

    BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency, announced today that Johanna Skilling has joined the firm as Executive Vice President, Strategy and Planning, based in New York, and Jeffrey Cutler has joined as Executive Vice President, Analytics and Performance Media, based in Washington, D.C. Their hires underscore BCW’s commitment to helping clients solve tough business challenges through creative ideas informed by data and powered by technology.

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  • Business Wire20 days ago

    WPP Finance 2010 Announces Any and all Tender Offer For Certain of its Dollar-Denominated Notes

    NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN OR INTO OR TO ANY PERSON LOCATED OR RESIDENT IN ANY JURISDICTION WHERE IT IS UNLAWFUL TO RELEASE, PUBLISH OR DISTRIBUTE THIS ANNOUNCEMENT (SEE “OFFER AND DISTRIBUTION RESTRICTIONS” BELOW). THIS ANNOUNCEMENT RELATES TO THE DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION THAT QUALIFIED OR MAY HAVE QUALIFIED AS INSIDE INFORMATION WITHIN THE MEANING OF ARTICLE 7(1) OF THE MARKET ABUSE REGULATION (EU) 596/2014. The Offer is being made upon, and is subject to, the terms and conditions set forth in the Offer to Purchase, dated May 1, 2019 (the “Offer to Purchase”).

  • Business Wire20 days ago

    WPP Co-Founds New Cross-Industry Global Program to Drive Sustained Growth for Clients

    WPP (NYSE: WPP) today announced the formation of the cross-industry Institute for Real Growth (IRG), the first program of its kind to help Chief Marketing Officers and other senior business leaders to drive more effective growth strategies. The not-for-profit, independent Institute, co-founded by WPP with Facebook, Google, Kantar, LinkedIn, the NYU School of Professional Studies (NYUSPS), Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford and Spencer Stuart, aims to help organizations focus on sustained, long-term “real growth” by equipping leaders with best practice approaches to their strategy, structure, capability and leadership.

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  • Reuters - UK Focus25 days ago

    Glencore probe, weak earnings mar FTSE 100; Ferrexpo sinks

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  • Bloomberg25 days ago

    Bain, Apollo Among Bidders for WPP's Kantar Business

    The private equity firms are among bidders who have moved into the next round of the auction after other parties including CVC Capital Partners and Apax Partners dropped out, said the people, who asked not to be identified because discussions are private. Representatives for Bain, Apollo, CVC and Apax declined to comment.

  • Should Value Investors Buy WPP PLC (WPP) Stock?
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  • Business Wire25 days ago

    WPP First Quarter 2019 Trading Update

    NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Guidance for 2019 unchanged WPP (NYSE: WPP) today reported its 2019 First Quarter Trading Update. Mark Read, Chief Executive Officer, WPP, stated: “We continue to make ...

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  • Reuters - UK Focus26 days ago

    Ad group WPP hit by client losses in North America

    The world's biggest advertising company WPP suffered a sharp drop in first-quarter underlying sales in North America as the loss of work from clients such as Ford took a toll on its most important market. WPP, led by company veteran Mark Read following last year's departure of founder Martin Sorrell, said its U.S. performance was disappointing but in line with expectations. WPP, the owner of agencies including JWT and Ogilvy, is in the middle of an overhaul following several profit warnings in 2017 and 2018 and the turmoil linked to Sorrell's abrupt departure over a complaint of misconduct, which he denied.

  • Bloomberg26 days ago

    WPP’s Ad Agency Struggles Continue

    (Bloomberg) -- Advertising giant WPP Plc reported a fall in first-quarter sales after its agencies in North America lost work with top clients, in another reminder of the challenge facing Chief Executive Officer Mark Read. Revenue less pass-through costs, WPP’s measure of organic sales growth, fell 2.8 percent, the London-based company said in a statement Friday, in line with the average estimate in a company-compiled survey of 14 analysts.

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  • Business Wirelast month

    WPP Named World’s Most Effective Communications Company for the Eighth Successive Year

    WPP (WPP) has been ranked as the most effective marketing communications company in the world in the 2019 Effie Index. The award, which WPP has won for the last eight years, is the industry’s benchmark for effectiveness in terms of demonstrable results for clients. The Index rankings reflect companies’ cumulative success in 46 national, regional and multinational Effie Awards competitions, based on 3,753 finalists and winning entries during 2018.

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