Posts Tagged ‘Omnicom group’

Published 1st Mar 2018, 15:04

Abnormal gains disguise WPP’s flat performance in 2017

WPP is planning for flat like-for-like revenue and a flat operating profit margin in 2018 after experiencing a static underlying operating profit in 2017, the company announced as it published its... Read more
Published 15th Feb 2018, 18:38

Stagnant revenue and Trump tax erodes Omnicom profit

Omnicom Group’s revenue in 2017 was virtually unchanged from that earned in 2016, the company reported today.  And its post-tax profit fell by 5.2% after President Trump’s new law helped push up... Read more
Published 16th Nov 2017, 23:39

Havas revenue remains in the doldrums

Havas Group today joined most of the other major global groups in reporting negligible revenue growth of 0.6% in the nine months to 30 September.  If currency movements were to be excluded the... Read more
Published 14th Nov 2017, 16:47

Dentsu’s international revenues rise but group profit falls

Dentsu’s US and South American operations provided a major fillip to its revenue and gross income in the nine months to 30 September, but gross income from domestic business declined by 2.4% and... Read more
Published 24th Oct 2017, 15:58

Interpublic’s profit slips: Pakistan corruption charges being examined

The Interpublic Group of Companies today joined its fellow US marketing company Omnicom Group in reporting a 0.7% decline in revenue over the nine months to 30 September 2017.   Stripped of adverse... Read more
Published 19th Oct 2017, 08:20

Publicis suffers 2.2% fall in revenue in latest quarter

Publicis Groupe suffered a 2.2% fall in revenue in the third quarter of 2017, bringing down its revenue growth to 0.6% for the year to date.  The performance compares with Omnicom’s revenue... Read more
Published 17th Oct 2017, 23:30

Omnicom squeezes more profit out of less revenue

Omnicom struggled to improve its profit over the nine months to 30 September as exchange rates worked against it and revenue slipped by 0.7%. However, a $104 million cut in staff costs enabled the... Read more
Published 13th Sep 2017, 19:46

Adam & Eve and the magic earnout ingredient

When Adam & Eve Group merged with Omnicom Group’s DDB London agency in 2012, one of the ingredients that led to such a financially rewarding earnout deal – understood to have been in excess... Read more
Published 27th Aug 2017, 10:10

Havas profit falls 34%: growth forecast withdrawn

Havas Group has reported a 34% fall in post-tax profit earned for its shareholders in the first half of 2017 after suffering from a big fall in operating profit margin from 13.5% to... Read more
Published 24th Aug 2017, 00:44

WPP downgrades revenue predictions: currencies help first half

WPP, the world’s biggest marketing group, has downgraded its revenue forecast for 2017 and now expects a like-for-like growth rate of between zero and 0.2%.  Revenue in July was down by 4.1% on a... Read more