• Price (USD)63.51
  • Today's Change-0.40 / -0.63%
  • Shares traded66.01k
  • 1 Year change21.83%
  • Beta0.9926
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About the company

WPP plc (WPP) is a holding company engaged in providing communications services. The Company comprises companies in a range of disciplines, which include advertising, media investment management;data investment management; public relations and public affairs; branding and identity; healthcare communications; direct, digital, promotion and relationship marketing, and specialist communications. 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. The Company has operations in over 110 countries. The Company offers global, national and specialist advertising services from a range of international and specialist agencies, which include Bates CHI&Partners, Grey, JWT, Ogilvy & Mather Advertising and Y&R. It provides media planning and buying, and specialist sponsorship and branded entertainment services from GroupM companies.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)20.66bn
  • Net income in USD913.68m
  • Incorporated2012
  • Employees134.28k
  • Location
    WPP PLCSea Containers House, 18 Upper GroundLONDON SE1 9GLUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 207 408 2204
  • Fax+44 207 493 6819
  • Websitehttps://www.wpp.com/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
WPP:LSE since
AQuest SRLDeal completed04 Jul 201904 Jul 2019Deal completed-2.72%--
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
Interpublic Group of Companies Inc10.18bn653.30m8.72bn54.00k13.473.529.130.8571.671.6726.126.380.6896--1.69188,435.204.564.358.9711.3814.9421.646.626.56--6.490.573544.117.376.4011.6319.010.469622.87
WPP PLC (ADR)20.66bn913.68m16.23bn134.28k17.631.278.420.78593.623.6681.9650.130.460231.101.40153,825.402.274.404.288.6418.3831.264.939.680.926113.040.466950.56-1.287.20-34.462.425.6911.89
Omnicom Group Inc.14.90bn1.32bn17.41bn70.40k13.447.2610.581.175.955.9567.0111.010.6458--1.85211,636.406.115.5715.6015.1226.6825.869.468.38--10.590.620743.520.10870.949513.597.01-1.599.86
Data as of Dec 09 2019. Currency figures normalised to WPP PLC's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

2.45%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Macquarie Investment Management Business Trustas of 30 Sep 20191.02m0.41%
Morningstar Investment Services LLCas of 30 Sep 2019752.72k0.30%
Patient Capital Management, Inc.as of 30 Jun 2019704.01k0.28%
Brandes Investment Partners LPas of 30 Sep 2019684.75k0.27%
First Trust Advisors LPas of 30 Sep 2019659.69k0.26%
Renaissance Technologies LLCas of 30 Sep 2019591.10k0.23%
Mondrian Investment Partners Ltd.as of 30 Sep 2019586.42k0.23%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 30 Sep 2019433.78k0.17%
Parametric Portfolio Associates LLCas of 30 Sep 2019396.42k0.16%
Invesco Capital Management LLCas of 30 Sep 2019361.93k0.14%
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