Analysts at Liberum Capital Maintained their Past ‘”Buy”’ rating on Shares Wpp (LON:WPP), Set a GBX 1750.00 Price Objective

July 13, 2018 - By Theresa Judd

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Investors sentiment increased to 1 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.99, from 0.01 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 0 investors sold WPP plc shares while 1 reduced holdings. 1 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes. 4,434 shares or 76.33% less from 18,734 shares in 2017Q4 were reported.

Eqis reported 0.02% stake. Gemmer Asset Limited Liability Co reported 0% stake.

Wpp (LON:WPP) Rating Reaffirmed

In a report published on 13 July, The “Buy” rating of Wpp (LON:WPP) shares was reconfirmed by Liberum Capital, who now has a GBX 1750.00 TP on the stock. Liberum Capital’s TP indicates a possible upside of 40.56 % from the last stock price of the company.

WPP plc (LON:WPP) Ratings Coverage

Among 15 analysts covering WPP Group PLC (LON:WPP), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. WPP Group PLC has GBX 1940 highest and GBX 1117 lowest target. GBX 1519.73’s average target is 22.07% above currents GBX 1245 stock price. WPP Group PLC had 56 analyst reports since January 15, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy” on Thursday, June 21. The rating was maintained by Shore Capital on Monday, April 30 with “Hold”. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Equal Weight” rating in Friday, July 6 report. Numis Securities maintained WPP plc (LON:WPP) on Thursday, March 1 with “Add” rating. Beaufort Securities downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Thursday, March 1 report. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital on Tuesday, February 27 with “Buy”. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, January 26 report. Barclays Capital maintained WPP plc (LON:WPP) rating on Friday, March 2. Barclays Capital has “Equal Weight” rating and GBX 1375 target. Shore Capital maintained the shares of WPP in report on Monday, April 16 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Societe Generale given on Friday, January 26.

The stock increased 1.55% or GBX 19 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1245. About 4.13M shares traded. WPP plc (LON:WPP) has 0.00% since July 13, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 12.57% the S&P500.

WPP plc provides various communications services worldwide. The company has market cap of 15.71 billion GBP. The firm operates through four divisions: Advertising and Media Investment Management; Data Investment Management; Public Relations & Public Affairs; and Branding & Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Communications. It has a 8.74 P/E ratio. 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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