WPP PLCWPP:LSE

1,280
21.00 / 1.67%
2.51m
0.47%
1.18
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About the company

11.16bn1.02bn2012179.00k
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
Quirk Digital Marketing(Pty)LtdAnnounced06 May 2014+0.47%--
Twist Image Multimedia IncDeal completed01 May 2014+0.47%--
XMKT GroupAnnounced25 Mar 2014+6.84%--
Cognifide LtdAnnounced24 Mar 2014+5.09%--
Rediffusion Dentsu Young & Rubicam Pvt LtdRumoured20 Mar 2014+3.39%--
Data delayed at least 15 minutes, as of Sep 18 2014 16:38 BST.

Peer analysis

There are no peers analysis for WPP PLC.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.
as of 09 May 2014
48.81m3.71%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 16 Apr 2014
45.93m3.49%
Scottish Widows Investment Partnership Ltd.
as of 31 Jul 2014
26.42m2.01%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 31 Dec 2013
20.87m1.58%
Invesco Advisers, Inc.
as of 30 Jun 2014
18.24m1.39%
Wellington Management Co. LLP
as of 31 Jul 2014
17.49m1.33%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.
as of 31 Jul 2014
17.19m1.31%
Harris Associates LP
as of 30 Jun 2014
16.82m1.28%
M&G Investment Management Ltd.
as of 30 Apr 2014
15.71m1.19%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Jul 2014
15.45m1.17%
18.44%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2013 - 31 Jul 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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