WPP PLCWPP:LSE

1,560
6.00 / 0.38 %
3.24m
23.32%
1.17
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About the company

11.53bn1.08bn2012179.00k
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 is engaged the provision of communications services on a national, multinational and global basis. Its segments include: Advertising and Media Investment Management; where it operates advertising networks Ogilvy & Mather Advertising, JWT, Y&R, Grey, bates and the United Network, as well as Media Investment Management companies, such as MediaCom, MEC, Mindshare, Maxus and tenthavenue; Consumer Insight, where its operations are conducted through Kantar; Public Relations & Public Affairs, where it operates through companies, such as Burson-Marsteller, Cohn & Wolfe, Hill & Knowlton and Ogilvy Public Relations, and Branding & Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Communications. In September 2014, the Company acquired Midia 123 Servicos de Publicidade Via Internet Ltd. In September 2014, WPP PLC’s wholly owned operating company Brand Union has acquired 60% of Epigram in Brazil. In September 2014, WPP PLC 's Salmon acquires Neoworks Ltd in United Kingdom.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateWPP:LSE since
announced
Transaction
value
Two Circles LtdDeal completed19 May 20150.00%--
Medialets IncDeal completed15 Apr 2015+2.07 %--
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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
67.32m5.15%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 20 Apr 2015
46.20m3.53%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 31 Dec 2014
25.91m1.98%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 30 Apr 2015
24.33m1.86%
Aberdeen Asset Investments Ltd.
as of 31 Mar 2015
24.21m1.85%
Invesco Advisers, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
22.55m1.72%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
19.88m1.52%
Harris Associates LP
as of 31 Mar 2015
19.83m1.52%
M&G Investment Management Ltd.
as of 30 Jan 2015
17.24m1.32%
Artisan Partners LP
as of 31 Mar 2015
16.21m1.24%
21.70%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 20 Nov 2014 - 30 Apr 2015Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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