Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of Wpp Plc (LON: WPP) in the last few weeks:

  • 8/25/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC. They now have a GBX 1,840 ($23.80) price target on the stock.
  • 8/24/2017 – Wpp Plc had its price target lowered by analysts at Credit Suisse Group from GBX 1,920 ($24.83) to GBX 1,600 ($20.69). They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock.
  • 8/24/2017 – Wpp Plc had its price target lowered by analysts at Beaufort Securities from GBX 2,075 ($26.84) to GBX 1,600 ($20.69). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/24/2017 – Wpp Plc had its price target lowered by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC from GBX 2,000 ($25.87) to GBX 1,614 ($20.87). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/24/2017 – Wpp Plc had its price target lowered by analysts at Macquarie from GBX 1,800 ($23.28) to GBX 1,700 ($21.99). They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock.
  • 8/24/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co.
  • 8/24/2017 – Wpp Plc had its price target lowered by analysts at HSBC Holdings plc from GBX 2,000 ($25.87) to GBX 1,850 ($23.93). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/23/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Shore Capital. They now have a GBX 1,594 ($20.62) price target on the stock.
  • 8/23/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 2,000 ($25.87) price target on the stock.
  • 8/23/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Investec.
  • 8/22/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Kepler Capital Markets. They now have a GBX 2,100 ($27.16) price target on the stock.
  • 8/18/2017 – Wpp Plc had its price target lowered by analysts at Morgan Stanley from GBX 1,975 ($25.54) to GBX 1,930 ($24.96). They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock.
  • 8/14/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Shore Capital.
  • 8/11/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 1,800 ($23.28) price target on the stock.
  • 8/7/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 2,000 ($25.87) price target on the stock.
  • 8/1/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Macquarie. They now have a GBX 1,800 ($23.28) price target on the stock.
  • 7/21/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse Group.
  • 7/18/2017 – Wpp Plc had its price target lowered by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from GBX 1,969 ($25.47) to GBX 1,900 ($24.57). They now have an “overweight” rating on the stock.
  • 7/18/2017 – Wpp Plc had its price target lowered by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) from GBX 2,090 ($27.03) to GBX 1,995 ($25.80). They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 7/17/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Liberum Capital. They now have a GBX 2,000 ($25.87) price target on the stock.
  • 7/17/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a GBX 1,750 ($22.63) price target on the stock, down previously from GBX 1,890 ($24.44).
  • 7/14/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Citigroup Inc..
  • 7/13/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse Group. They now have a GBX 1,920 ($24.83) price target on the stock.
  • 7/11/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They now have a GBX 2,000 ($25.87) price target on the stock.
  • 7/7/2017 – Wpp Plc had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC. They now have a GBX 2,025 ($26.19) price target on the stock.

Wpp Plc (WPP) opened at 1416.00 on Wednesday. Wpp Plc has a one year low of GBX 1,382.00 and a one year high of GBX 1,928.07. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 1,558.75 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 1,685.29. The firm’s market cap is GBX 17.93 billion.

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, November 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 5th will be issued a GBX 22.70 ($0.29) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.55%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 5th.

In related news, insider Jacques Aigrain purchased 4,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 25th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 1,439 ($18.61) per share, for a total transaction of £57,560 ($74,443.87).

WPP plc provides various communications services worldwide. 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 Advertising and Media Investment Management segment provides advertising services; and media planning and buying, and specialist sponsorship, and branded entertainment services.

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