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WPP PLC (WPP.L)

WPP.L on London Stock Exchange

952.60GBp
16 Aug 2019
Change (% chg)

15.60 (+1.66%)
Prev Close
937.00
Open
943.00
Day's High
954.80
Day's Low
930.20
Volume
2,485,214
Avg. Vol
3,238,578
52-wk High
1,323.50
52-wk Low
791.00

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2018 Dec '18 8,109.70 0.303
Jun '18 7,492.70 0.534
FY 2017 Dec '17 8,153.80 0.798
Jun '17 7,650.40 0.466
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofBritish Pounds
**Note: Units in British Pounds

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-19 2 3,125.50 3,177.00 3,074.00 3,249.00
Quarter Ending Dec-19 2 3,606.00 3,684.00 3,528.00 3,733.00
Year Ending Dec-19 15 12,757.30 13,011.00 12,526.00 13,445.70
Year Ending Dec-20 14 12,377.30 13,432.20 10,902.00 13,992.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-19 1 0.59 0.59 0.59 0.79
Quarter Ending Jun-20 1 56.00 56.00 56.00 --
Year Ending Dec-19 24 98.62 124.73 62.00 122.38
Year Ending Dec-20 22 102.37 123.82 93.05 128.76
LT Growth Rate (%) 3 -0.65 -0.30 -1.26 2.85
Sales and Profit Figures in British Pound (GBP);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 11.62 85.19 18.76
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 17.69 59.96 30.94
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 10.11 10.56 13.41
Beta 1.22 0.77 1.34
Price to Sales (TTM) 0.79 1.18 387.99
Price to Book (MRQ) 1.31 3.03 15.24
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) -- 4.09 16.04
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 7.33 16.63 10.11
% Owned Institutions -- 0.11 0.39

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield -- 1.97 2.73
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 3.75 0.93 2.31
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 11.89 7.77 7.27
Payout Ratio(TTM) 71.33 75.67 28.99

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -0.54 4.55 8.65
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -1.28 7.74 12.95
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 7.20 6.54 4.74
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -61.96 -55.62 14.50
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -33.73 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 3.75 2.17 -2.62
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 5.69 4.18 6.50

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.94 1.44 1.26
Current Ratio (MRQ) 0.96 1.57 1.76
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 60.06 39.19 39.78
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 70.98 47.72 68.84
Interest Coverage (TTM) -- 7.41 14.36

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 18.84 51.83 24.37
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 31.26 18.17 24.00
EBITD Margin (TTM) 14.59 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 16.07 5.18 13.45
Operating Margin (TTM) 8.91 6.81 9.56
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 12.26 3.77 9.14
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 9.38 8.01 11.39
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 12.09 3.95 11.52
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 7.26 4.90 8.71
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 9.68 2.35 8.96
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 22.63 40.69 25.21
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 19.87 24.23 22.84

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 116,192 36,848,765 834,627,878
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 8,431 1,278,514 96,163,714
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 1.37 3.59 20.83
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 33.00 96.56 11.52
Asset Turnover (TTM) 0.46 1.16 0.77

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 3.35 4.03 6.68
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 4.40 4.08 7.00
Return on Investment (TTM) 6.56 8.03 10.67
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 8.64 8.25 11.12
Return on Equity (TTM) 11.19 9.52 12.53
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 14.86 7.78 13.89
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % -1.28 8.44 7.20
EPS (TTM) % -33.70 -1.79 3.75
Dividend % 0.00 10.32 11.89
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for WPP PLC

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week -3.23 -4.81 99 54
13 Week 0.34 -0.91 99 23
26 Week 9.76 -0.15 99 26
52 Week -18.62 -16.89 99 37
YTD 13.18 0.86 99 23
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 52.33%
# of Holders: 410
Total Shares Held: 660,365,244
3 Mo. Net Change: 1,803,831
# New Positions: 14
# Closed Positions: 4
# Increased Positions: 93
# Reduced Positions: 88
# Net Buyers: 5
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