WPP PLCWPP:LSE

1,385
2.00 / 0.14%
4.43m
5.27 %
1.17
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About the company

11.90bn1.28bn2012190.00k
Revenue in GBP (TTM)Net income in GBPIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryMediaLocation
WPP PLC
27 Farm Street
LONDONW1J 5RJ
United Kingdom
GBR
Phone+44 20 7408 2204Fax+44 20 7493 6819Websitehttp://www.wpp.com
WPP plc (WPP) is a holding company engaged in providing communications services. 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 (including direct, digital, promotion and relationship marketing). Its Advertising and Media Investment Management segment operates advertising networks, such as Ogilvy & Mather Advertising, Y&R, Grey and Bates CHI&Partners, as well as media investment management companies, such as MediaCom, MEC and tenthavenue. Its Data Investment Management segment's operations are conducted through Kantar. Its Public Relations & Public Affairs segment operates through companies, such as Burson-Marsteller and Ogilvy Public Relations. WPP's Branding & Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Communications segment's operations are conducted by B to D Group, ghg, OgilvyOne Worldwide and other companies.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateWPP:LSE since
announced
Transaction
value
Essence Digital LtdDeal completed04 Nov 2015+7.05 %--
Karmel Pazarlama Hizmetleri ve Danismanlik ASDeal completed20 Jul 2015+8.82 %--
Set Management LLCDeal completed25 Jun 2015+6.67 %--
Two Circles LtdDeal completed19 May 2015+11.22 %--
Medialets IncDeal completed15 Apr 2015+13.06 %--
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Peer analysis

There are no peers analysis for WPP PLC.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.
as of 20 Apr 2015
67.32m5.20%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 02 Feb 2016
45.36m3.50%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2015
29.53m2.28%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 31 Dec 2014
25.96m2.01%
Aberdeen Asset Investments Ltd.
as of 31 Jul 2015
21.52m1.66%
Invesco Advisers, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2015
21.15m1.63%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2015
19.18m1.48%
FIL Investment Advisors (UK) Ltd
as of 30 Nov 2015
17.42m1.35%
Artisan Partners LP
as of 31 Dec 2015
15.88m1.23%
MFS International (UK) Ltd.
as of 20 Apr 2015
11.97m0.92%
21.26%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2014 - 31 Dec 2015Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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