WPP Group

WPP: 1,033.50 +5.00 (+0.49%) delayed: 19 Oct 2018, 18:28

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Bid Price 1,033.00 High Price 1,036.50
Ask Price 1,033.50 Low Price 1,015.90
Open Price 1,032.50 Spread 0.05%
Prev Close 1,033.50 Volume 20,626,301

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WPP Group Share Price Information

Name WPP Group
Epic WPP
Sector Media
ISIN JE00B8KF9B49
Activites WPP plc is the world's largest communications services group with billings of US$74 billion and revenues of over US$19 billion. Through its operating companies, the Group provides a comprehensive range of advertising and marketing services including: advertising & media investment management; data investment management; public relations & public affairs; branding & identity; healthcare communications; digital, eCommerce and shopper marketing; and specialist communications. The company employs over 200,000 people (including associates and investments) in over 3,000 offices across 112 countries.
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Latest Share Price (p) 1,033.50 Net Gearing (%) 63.31
Market Capitalisation (£m) 12,977.75 Gross Gearing (%) 70.41
Shares in issue (m) 1,261.81 Debt Ratio 45.13
P/E Ratio 7.14 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.35
Total dividends per share (p) 60.00 Assets / Equity Ratio 3.38
Dividend Yield (%) 5.83 Price to book value 1.30
Dividend Cover 2.40 ROCE (%) 11.62
Earning per share (p) 144.00 EPS Growth (%) 31.39
52-week high / low (p) 1,474.00 / 1,019.00 DPS Growth (%) 6.01

WPP Group Broker Views

Date Broker Recommendation Price Old Target Price New Target Price Notes
19 Oct UBS Buy 1,033.50 1,520.00 1,400.00 Unchanged
18 Oct Shore Capital Hold 1,033.50 - - Reiterates
12 Oct Barclays Capital Equal weight 1,033.50 1,300.00 - Reiterates
09 Oct UBS Buy 1,033.50 1,520.00 - Unchanged
09 Oct Liberum Capital Buy 1,033.50 1,750.00 - Reiterates
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WPP Group Director Deals

Date Director Type Volume / Price Trade Value
07 Sep 2018 Mark Read Buy 10,000 @ 1,145.00p £114,500.00
28 Mar 2018 Martin Sorrell Transfer Out 900,000 @ 0.00p £0.00
08 Mar 2018 Martin Sorrell Transfer In 143,338 @ 0.00p £0.00
29 Aug 2017 Jacques Aigrain Buy 4,000 @ 1,438.94p £57,557.60
17 May 2017 Roberto Quarta Buy 10,000 @ 1,729.00p £172,900.00
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