Posts Tagged ‘WPP’

Published 18th Jul 2018, 00:03

WPP’s shares remain in the doldrums

Shares in the world’s biggest marketing group lost another 3.75% of their value yesterday as the company struggled to regain its credibility after the departure of its former founder and chief... Read more
Published 13th Jul 2018, 18:18

Sector share prices: 12 July 2018

Shares in publicly listed marketing companies lost a small amount of ground in the month to 12 July, in line with the FTSE All-Share Index. The FTSE All-Share Index fell by 1.06% while the... Read more
Published 7th Jul 2018, 20:48

Publicis lops £0.3m off 2017 revenue as it follows WPP’s lead

After several years of campaigning by WPP, Publicis Groupe has now been obliged to accept the case for deducting all pass-through costs from revenue when publishing its financial results.  The... Read more
Published 5th Jul 2018, 18:26

Bids and Deals: July 2018

Publicis Health, a division of Publicis Groupe, has acquired the US data-and-analytics-driven health marketing agency  Payer Sciences, with 40 data analysts…Dentsu Aegis Network has agreed to... Read more
Published 21st Jun 2018, 15:26

WPP to raise about $348m by shedding Globant shareholding

WPP, the world’s largest marketing group, is expecting to raise about $348 million (£264 million) from offloading its 18.4% stake in the US based digital technology consultancy Globant.   The... Read more
Published 14th Jun 2018, 09:47

Sector share prices: 12 June 2018

Share prices in the marketing sector bucked the positive wider trend as the industry’s MSFI Index fell by 5.03% in the month to 12 June while the FTSE All-Share index remained almost... Read more
Published 13th Jun 2018, 13:51

WPP still being held back by its Kantar businesses

WPP’s research and data management activities (described as data investment management and branded as “Kantar”) continued to hold back growth in the first four months of 2018, the company... Read more
Published 9th Jun 2018, 14:43

Ogilvy consolidation: all in one P&L

This week’s announcement that the Ogilvy group of businesses will be brought together to form an integrated multi-disciplined entity under the single Ogilvy brand with their performance accounted... Read more
Published 31st May 2018, 00:32

Nasdaq re-lists comScore’s stock after SEC filings completed

comScore, the US audience measurement company in which WPP has a 19.5% shareholding, announced today that the Nasdaq Stock Market had approved its application to re-list its common stock and trading... Read more
Published 30th May 2018, 17:25

Sorrell and institutions could make 33% paper gain before S4 Capital launch

Sir Martin Sorrell and various institutions who have invested £50 million in his new company S4 Capital will have made an initial paper gain of 33% on their investment if the planned sale to the... Read more