Posts Tagged ‘Omnicom group’

Published 27th Apr 2017, 10:42

WPP’s revenue up 16.9% as devalued pound offsets North American decline

WPP’s revenue growth in the first quarter of 2017 was a highly impressive 16.9%, but most of that growth came from the continuing decline in sterling and its favourable impact on an otherwise... Read more
Published 26th Apr 2017, 18:29

Havas grows faster than Publicis despite poor European showing

Havas Group produced a stagnant performance in Europe in the first quarter of 2017. But a slightly better performance in America and a positive currency influence together enabled the group as a... Read more
Published 21st Apr 2017, 17:35

Interpublic finds the going tough

The Interpublic Group of Companies struggled to increase revenues in the first quarter of 2017, adding only 0.7% to the revenues earned in the corresponding quarter of 2016.  Even after excluding... Read more
Published 20th Apr 2017, 11:04

Publicis revenue growth evaporates

As foreshadowed towards the end of last year, Publicis would have reported a small decline in revenue in the first quarter of 2017 if foreign currency movements had not come to its aid.  Instead the... Read more
Published 18th Apr 2017, 20:50

Tax change increases Omnicom’s first quarter profit by 5%

A $12.4 million tax credit improved Omnicom Group’s first quarter profit by 5%, the company revealed today. The tax benefit arose from the adoption of a new US accounting rule governing the... Read more
Published 3rd Mar 2017, 18:06

WPP reports 17.6% revenue growth and £1.4bn post-tax profit

WPP’s gross income (net sales) increased by 17.8% in 2016 and its operating profit leapt by 26.4%. The group’s revenue increased by 17.6%, putting it nearly 27% ahead of its closest rival... Read more
Published 1st Mar 2017, 13:03

Havas enjoys best revenue growth rate among top six so far

Havas, the French based global marketing group, has reported a 4% rise in revenue, but a very small improvement in operating profit, for 2016.   The revenue growth rate was the best among the five... Read more
Published 23rd Feb 2017, 08:49

Lucky Generals join forces with TBWA

A majority stake in Lucky Generals, the UK creative agency formed by former MCBD partners Helen Calcraft, Andy Nairn and Danny Brooke-Taylor, has been acquired by Omnicom Group’s TBWA... Read more
Published 14th Feb 2017, 16:55

Dentsu enhances governance as profits stagnate

Dentsu, the Japan based global marketing group that has recently been beset with issues over domestic working conditions and over-billing of digital clients, reported an almost unchanged post-tax... Read more
Published 10th Feb 2017, 15:56

Interpublic’s profit up 34%: revenue growth rate beats Omnicom and Publicis

The Interpublic Group of Companies increased the post-tax profit earned for its shareholders by almost 34% in 2016 as it froze its non-staff operating costs and benefitted from a relatively small... Read more