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WPP PLC (WPP.L)

WPP.L on London Stock Exchange

802.40GBp
26 Mar 2019
Change (% chg)

-2.60 (-0.32%)
Prev Close
805.00
Open
810.60
Day's High
811.80
Day's Low
796.90
Volume
581,627
Avg. Vol
3,669,117
52-wk High
1,375.50
52-wk Low
791.00

About

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,... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.21
Market Cap(Mil.): £17,803.59
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,265.36
Dividend: 22.70
Yield (%): --

Financials

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

March 19 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:

20 Mar 2019

Exclusive: Advent and Blackstone among bidders for WPP market research arm Kantar - sources

LONDON A series of buyout funds including U.S. firms Advent and Blackstone are in talks with advertising group WPP to explore bids for a majority stake in its data analytics unit Kantar, four sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

19 Mar 2019

Exclusive: Advent and Blackstone among bidders for WPP market research arm Kantar - sources

LONDON A series of buyout funds including U.S. firms Advent and Blackstone are in talks with advertising group WPP to explore bids for a majority stake in its data analytics unit Kantar, four sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

19 Mar 2019

WPP appoints Microsoft UK CEO to board

WPP Plc, the world's biggest advertising company, said on Tuesday it appointed Microsoft Corp's UK chief executive officer, Cindy Rose, as a non-executive director.

12 Mar 2019

WPP appoints Microsoft UK CEO to board

March 12 WPP Plc, the world's biggest advertising company, said on Tuesday it appointed Microsoft Corp's UK chief executive officer, Cindy Rose, as a non-executive director.

12 Mar 2019

UPDATE 2-UK main index bounces back on WPP strength; Relx tumbles

* Robert Walters jumps on higher earnings (Adds news items, milestones, analyst comment and updates to closing prices)

01 Mar 2019

WPP shares stage relief rally after better than feared outlook

LONDON WPP gained some respite on Friday as the world's biggest advertising firm delivered results and forecasts that were not as bad as feared after a year of turmoil, lifting its shares. | Video

01 Mar 2019

UPDATE 3-WPP shares stage relief rally after better than feared outlook

* Shares rise 7 pct after recent poor run (Adds reaction, restructuring details)

01 Mar 2019

UK main index bounces back on WPP strength

March 1 A surge in WPP shares after it reported an underlying sales dip that was better than feared helped the British blue-chip bourse snap a three-day losing streak on Friday, while a weaker sterling also lifted the dollar earners.

01 Mar 2019

European shares start March on a high as Moncler, WPP shine

LONDON, March 1 European shares rose to five-month highs at the open of the first trading day of March as a fresh batch of corporate updates helped drive a risk-on mood after U.S. President Donald Trump earlier fueled some concerns over trade talks with China.

01 Mar 2019

Earnings vs. Estimates