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WPP

WPP LSE:WPP Stock Report

Last Price

UK£8.74

Market Cap

UK£9.3b

7D

0.07%

1Y

-17.4%

Updated

01 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
WPP fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health2/6
Dividends4/6

WPP Stock Overview

WPP plc, a creative transformation company, provides communications, experience, commerce, and technology services in North America, the United Kingdom, Western Continental Europe, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and Central and Eastern Europe.

WPP plc Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for WPP
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£8.74
52 Week HighUK£12.32
52 Week LowUK£7.13
Beta1.16
1 Month Change11.48%
3 Month Change17.57%
1 Year Change-17.37%
3 Year Change-8.02%
5 Year Change-34.10%
Change since IPO1,647.60%

Recent News & Updates

Recent updates

WPP (LON:WPP) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At £0.15

Oct 05
WPP (LON:WPP) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At £0.15

WPP (LON:WPP) Has Announced That It Will Be Increasing Its Dividend To £0.15

Sep 07
WPP (LON:WPP) Has Announced That It Will Be Increasing Its Dividend To £0.15

WPP (LON:WPP) Has Announced That It Will Be Increasing Its Dividend To £0.15

Aug 24
WPP (LON:WPP) Has Announced That It Will Be Increasing Its Dividend To £0.15

WPP (LON:WPP) Is Increasing Its Dividend To £0.15

Aug 09
WPP (LON:WPP) Is Increasing Its Dividend To £0.15

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying WPP plc (LON:WPP)?

Jul 25
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying WPP plc (LON:WPP)?

WPP (LON:WPP) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Feb 26
WPP (LON:WPP) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Should You Think About Buying WPP plc (LON:WPP) Now?

Jan 26
Should You Think About Buying WPP plc (LON:WPP) Now?

WPP plc (LON:WPP) Shares Could Be 49% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Jan 05
WPP plc (LON:WPP) Shares Could Be 49% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

WPP (LON:WPP) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Sep 23
WPP (LON:WPP) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Should You Investigate WPP plc (LON:WPP) At UK£9.92?

Sep 02
Should You Investigate WPP plc (LON:WPP) At UK£9.92?

We Think WPP's (LON:WPP) Solid Earnings Are Understated

Aug 12
We Think WPP's (LON:WPP) Solid Earnings Are Understated

Does WPP (LON:WPP) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Jun 24
Does WPP (LON:WPP) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

WPP plc's (LON:WPP) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 50% Above Its Share Price

Jun 01
WPP plc's (LON:WPP) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 50% Above Its Share Price

Should You Think About Buying WPP plc (LON:WPP) Now?

Apr 13
Should You Think About Buying WPP plc (LON:WPP) Now?

Here's What WPP plc's (LON:WPP) Shareholder Ownership Structure Looks Like

Mar 16
Here's What WPP plc's (LON:WPP) Shareholder Ownership Structure Looks Like

A Look At The Fair Value Of WPP plc (LON:WPP)

Feb 24
A Look At The Fair Value Of WPP plc (LON:WPP)

WPP's (LON:WPP) Stock Price Has Reduced 41% In The Past Five Years

Feb 04
WPP's (LON:WPP) Stock Price Has Reduced 41% In The Past Five Years

What Does WPP plc's (LON:WPP) Share Price Indicate?

Jan 13
What Does WPP plc's (LON:WPP) Share Price Indicate?

Factors Income Investors Should Consider Before Adding WPP plc (LON:WPP) To Their Portfolio

Dec 22
Factors Income Investors Should Consider Before Adding WPP plc (LON:WPP) To Their Portfolio

What Type Of Shareholders Own The Most Number of WPP plc (LON:WPP) Shares?

Dec 04
What Type Of Shareholders Own The Most Number of WPP plc (LON:WPP) Shares?

A Look At The Fair Value Of WPP plc (LON:WPP)

Nov 19
A Look At The Fair Value Of WPP plc (LON:WPP)

WPP plc's (LON:WPP) Subdued P/E Might Signal An Opportunity

Jul 30
WPP plc's (LON:WPP) Subdued P/E Might Signal An Opportunity

Should You Be Worried About WPP's (LON:WPP) Returns On Capital?

Jul 17
Should You Be Worried About WPP's (LON:WPP) Returns On Capital?

Did WPP plc (LON:WPP) Insiders Buy Up More Shares?

Jul 02
Did WPP plc (LON:WPP) Insiders Buy Up More Shares?

Shareholder Returns

WPPGB MediaGB Market
7D0.07%-0.7%1.0%
1Y-17.4%-11.2%-6.0%

Return vs Industry: WPP underperformed the UK Media industry which returned -12.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: WPP underperformed the UK Market which returned -6.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is WPP's price volatile compared to industry and market?
WPP volatility
WPP Average Weekly Movement3.6%
Media Industry Average Movement5.6%
Market Average Movement5.8%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market11.1%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: WPP is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: WPP's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1985115,000Mark Readhttps://www.wpp.com

WPP plc, a creative transformation company, provides communications, experience, commerce, and technology services in North America, the United Kingdom, Western Continental Europe, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and Central and Eastern Europe. The company operates through three segments: Global Integrated Agencies, Public Relations, and Specialist Agencies. It offers plans and creates marketing and branding campaigns; designs and produces advertisements across various media; and provides media buying services, such as strategy and business development, media investment, data and technology, and content.

WPP plc Fundamentals Summary

How do WPP's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
WPP fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£9.32b
Earnings (TTM)UK£642.90m
Revenue (TTM)UK£13.42b

14.5x

P/E Ratio

0.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
WPP income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£13.42b
Cost of RevenueUK£11.11b
Gross ProfitUK£2.31b
Other ExpensesUK£1.67b
EarningsUK£642.90m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.60
Gross Margin17.24%
Net Profit Margin4.79%
Debt/Equity Ratio115.0%

How did WPP perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

3.9%

Current Dividend Yield

60%

Payout Ratio