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Consumer ServicesMedia
  • Price (GBX)962.80
  • Today's Change-8.40 / -0.86%
  • Shares traded5.41m
  • 1 Year change+53.31%
  • Beta1.5967
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Inc stmt in GBPIncome statement in GBPView more

Year on year WPP PLC's revenues fell -9.30%from 13.23bn to 12.00bn. In addition, the company has been unable to reduce the cost of goods sold, selling, general and administrative expenses and interest paid (all as a percentage of sales). This has contributed to a reduction in net income from a gain of 856.30m to a loss of 2.97bn.
Gross margin17.31%
Net profit margin-0.22%
Operating margin4.59%
Return on assets-0.10%
Return on equity-1.91%
Return on investment-0.21%
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Cash flow in GBPView more

In 2020, WPP PLC increased its cash reserves by 54.92%, or 1.54bn. The company earned 2.05bn from its operations for a Cash Flow Margin of 17.12%. In addition the company used 167.60m on investing activities and also paid 250.50m in financing cash flows.
Cash flow per share0.45
Price/Cash flow per share20.87
Book value per share3.74
Tangible book value per share-3.50
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Balance sheet in GBPView more

WPP PLC has a Debt to Total Capital ratio of 59.88%, a lower figure than the previous year's 132.81%.
Current ratio0.9868
Quick ratio0.967
Total debt/total equity1.60
Total debt/total capital0.5988
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Growth rates in GBP

Year on year, growth in dividends per share increased 5.73% while earnings per share excluding extraordinary items fell by -456.53%. The positive trend in dividend payments is noteworthy since very few companies in the Advertising industry pay a dividend. Additionally, five year annualized dividend per share growth ranks highest in its industry.
Div yield(5 year avg)0.04%
Div growth rate (5 year)-11.69%
Payout ratio (TTM)--
EPS growth(5 years)--
EPS (TTM) vs
TTM 1 year ago
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