WPP PLCWPP:LSE

1,262
17.00 / 1.37%
3.98m
22.88%
1.23
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As of Apr 17 2014 16:38 BST.Data delayed by at least 15 minutes.

About the company

11.02bn936.50m2012116.91k
Revenue in GBP (TTM)Net income in GBPIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryAdvertisingLocation
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 January 2014, the Company's Ogilvy & Mather takes up majority stake in Memac Ogilvy in Middle East and North Africa. In April 2014, the Company announed that Kantar Media, wholly-owned media research and analytics business has acquired the entire issued share capital of The Data Republic, S.L.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateWPP:LSE since
announced
Transaction
value
Temple Advertising Pvt LtdAnnounced07 Apr 2014+0.08%--
Cognifide LtdAnnounced24 Mar 2014+3.61%--
Rediffusion Dentsu Young & Rubicam Pvt LtdRumoured20 Mar 2014+1.94%--
WVI GroupAnnounced13 Jan 2014+7.48%--
Marketeers Vietnam Co LtdAnnounced10 Jan 2014+5.47%--

Peer analysis

There are no peers analysis for WPP PLC.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 10 Dec 2013
48.15m3.61%
Legal & General Investment Management Ltd.
as of 03 Jun 2013
37.81m2.83%
Scottish Widows Investment Partnership Ltd.
as of 31 Mar 2014
32.70m2.45%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.
as of 28 Feb 2014
31.69m2.37%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)
as of 11 Mar 2013
22.42m1.68%
FIL Investments International
as of 28 Feb 2014
21.94m1.64%
Thornburg Investment Management, Inc.
as of 28 Feb 2014
21.38m1.60%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 31 Dec 2013
20.87m1.56%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2013
17.93m1.34%
Wellington Management Co. LLP
as of 28 Feb 2014
17.04m1.28%
20.36%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2013 - 28 Feb 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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