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Last $115.44 USD
Change Today -2.15 / -1.83%
Volume 83.9K
WPPGY On Other Exchanges
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As of 8:10 PM 04/17/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

wpp plc-sponsored adr (WPPGY) Snapshot

Open
$116.32
Previous Close
$117.59
Day High
$116.32
Day Low
$114.86
52 Week High
02/27/15 - $119.09
52 Week Low
10/15/14 - $88.15
Market Cap
30.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
54.6K
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
261.8M
EX-Date
06/3/15
P/E TM
--
Dividend
$4.01
Dividend Yield
2.52%
Current Stock Chart for WPP PLC-SPONSORED ADR (WPPGY)

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wpp plc-sponsored adr (WPPGY) Details

WPP plc provides various communications services worldwide. Its Advertising and Media Investment Management segment plans and creates marketing and branding campaigns; and designs and produces advertisements for television, cable, the Internet, radio, magazines, and newspapers, as well as outdoor locations, including billboards. This segment also has media investment management capabilities in the areas of business science, consumer insight, communications and media planning implementation, interactions, content development, and sports and entertainment marketing. The company’s Data Investment Management segment offers custom research services in various sectors, including strategic market studies; brand positioning; equity research; customer satisfaction surveys; product development; international research; advanced modeling; advertising research; pre-testing, tracking, and sales modeling; and trends and futures research and consultancy. Its Public Relations & Public Affairs segment advices clients that seek to communicate with consumers, governments, and/or the business and financial communities. This segment’s activities include corporate, financial, and marketing communications; crisis management; reputation management; public affairs; and government lobbying. The company’s Branding & Identity, Healthcare, and Specialist Communications segment is involved in branding and identity; healthcare communications; and direct, digital, promotional, and relationship marketing activities. This segment also offers specialist communications services, such as custom media and multicultural marketing; event, sports, youth, and entertainment marketing; corporate and business-to-business; and media, technology, and production services, as well as digital and creating measurable interactive marketing, integrated digital marketing strategy, mobile solutions, and proprietary platforms services. WPP plc was founded in 1985 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

123,621 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/9/15
Founded in 1985

wpp plc-sponsored adr (WPPGY) Top Compensated Officers

Group Chief Executive and Executive Director
Total Annual Compensation: 5.3M GBP
Group Finance Director, Executive Director an...
Total Annual Compensation: 2.5M GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

wpp plc-sponsored adr (WPPGY) Key Developments

Silver Lake To Acquire dunnhumby From Tesco

Silver Lake is planning to acquire dunnhumby Limited from Tesco PLC (LSE:TSCO). Other then Silver Lake there are various other buyers as well. TPG Capital Corporation, Warburg Pincus - WNS, The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG) and WPP plc (LSE:WPP) are in list of potential buyers. Goldman Sachs is running the sale process for Tesco.

WPP Confirms To Acquire Stake In dunnhumby

Martin Sorrell, Chief Executive Officer of WPP plc (LSE:WPP) confirmed that it would be submitting a bid to buy a majority stake in dunnhumby Limited from Tesco PLC (LSE:TSCO) on March 17, 2015. Sorrell is said to be interested in Dunnhumby as it will allow WPP to expand its presence in the fields of data and analytics, where it has made several acquisitions. Tesco is seeking to offload WPP as it aims to refocus on its core supermarket businesses and raise cash after the company was dogged by scandal last year.

WPP Reportedly Eyes dunnhumby

WPP plc (LSE:WPP) is planning to acquire majority stake in dunnhumby Limited from Tesco PLC (LSE:TSCO), a person familiar with the situation said. Tesco is pursuing the sale of a majority stake, rather than an outright exit or flotation, a separate source told Reuters. That source had said around six or seven parties, including private equity-led bidding groups, had shown a serious interest in the business. WPP, which has increased its presence in market research and analytics in recent years, declined to comment. Goldman Sachs was appointed as the advisor in this transaction.

 

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