WPP.L - WPP plc

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
936.20
+2.20 (+0.24%)
At close: 4:35PM BST
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Previous Close934.00
Open920.20
Bid933.60 x 593300
Ask933.80 x 208500
Day's Range920.20 - 937.80
52 Week Range791.00 - 1,375.50
Volume3,661,649
Avg. Volume4,313,714
Market Cap11.814B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.06
PE Ratio (TTM)11.11
EPS (TTM)84.30
Earnings DateFeb 27, 2019 - Mar 4, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.60 (7.40%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-06-13
1y Target Est1,078.52
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  • WPP expects at least five private equity bids for Kantar - sources
    Reuters11 days ago

    WPP expects at least five private equity bids for Kantar - sources

    WPP has attracted at least five of the world's biggest private equity firms into an auction for a majority stake in its data analytics unit Kantar ahead of a deadline for indicative bids on Apr. 17, sources told Reuters. U.S. private equity funds Bain Capital and Apollo are putting the finishing touches to their rival bids and will compete with European funds CVC Capital Partners, Permira and Apax. The bidding field includes two other private equity investors, one of the sources said, without naming them.

  • Financial Times12 days ago

    Three private equity groups pull out of auction for WPP’s Kantar

    Three of the world’s largest private equity groups have pulled out of the auction to acquire a majority stake in WPP’s market research arm due to concerns over the threat of technology giants to its business model and the seller’s high-expectations on pricing.

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  • Here’s What Hedge Funds Think Of WPP plc (WPP)
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  • GuruFocus.com23 days ago

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  • Have Insiders Been Buying WPP plc (LON:WPP) Shares?
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  • Exclusive: Advent and Blackstone among bidders for WPP market research arm Kantar - sources
    Reuterslast month

    Exclusive: Advent and Blackstone among bidders for WPP market research arm Kantar - sources

    A series of buyout funds including U.S. firms Advent and Blackstone are in talks with advertising group WPP to explore bids for a majority stake in its data analytics unit Kantar, four sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. The sale, led by Goldman Sachs, may value Kantar at up to 3.5 billion pounds, but some private equity investors are fretting over the decline in profits and revenues that the business has suffered in recent years. Hellman & Friedman and CVC Capital Partners are also working on the deal, the sources said, while industry players have so far shied away from the process.

  • Sir Martin Sorrell hails surging revenues at his new advertising business
    Evening Standardlast month

    Sir Martin Sorrell hails surging revenues at his new advertising business

    Former WPP chief Sir Martin Sorrell today declared his new digital-only business was in the “sweet spot” of the advertising world as the companies he has bought reported surging revenues. Sir Martin left WPP under a cloud last year but launched a start-up focusing solely on online ads, buying content producer MediaMonks and automated “programmatic” ad-space buying firm MightyHive. Sir Martin said the digital market was growing at 20-30% while the market for the big holding companies such as WPP, Publicis and others was only growing at 2-3%.

  • The Wall Street Journallast month

    [$$] WPP Will Pay Martin Sorrell More Than $2 Million in Shares as Part of Long-Term Bonus

    WPP PLC said it would pay its former Chief Executive Martin Sorrell shares worth more than 2 million pounds, or $2.65 million, as part of his long-term bonus, despite having threatened to withhold the payment following his departure from the firm. The decline of WPP’s shares over the past two years left Mr. Sorrell with about a third of the maximum payment granted under the company’s long-term bonus program. The decision to pay Mr. Sorrell marks a potential detente in the feud between the high-profile ad executive and the company he founded decades ago, building it into an advertising behemoth.

  • Reuterslast month

    PRESS DIGEST- British Business - March 15

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  • Moody'slast month

    WPP Plc -- Moody's affirms WPP's Baa2 ratings; outlook remains negative

    Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") has today affirmed the Baa2 senior unsecured ratings and the (P)Baa2 MTN programme ratings of WPP Plc's guaranteed subsidiaries where applicable (WPP Finance 2013, WPP Finance 2016, WPP Finance 2017, WPP Finance 2010, WPP Finance S.A. and WPP Finance Deutschland GmbH). Concurrently, Moody's has affirmed the Prime-2 (P-2) short term ratings of WPP Plc's guaranteed subsidiaries (WPP CP Finance Plc and WPP CP LLC).

  • What Are Analysts Saying About WPP plc’s (LON:WPP) Growth?
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    What Are Analysts Saying About WPP plc’s (LON:WPP) Growth?

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  • Reuterslast month

    WPP appoints Microsoft UK CEO to board

    (Reuters) - WPP Plc, the world's biggest advertising company, said on Tuesday it appointed Microsoft Corp's UK chief executive officer, Cindy Rose, as a non-executive director. Rose, who will join WPP ...

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents2 months ago

    Edited Transcript of WPP.L earnings conference call or presentation 1-Mar-19 2:00pm GMT

    Full Year 2018 WPP PLC Earnings Call