Posts Tagged ‘WPP’

Published 14th Sep 2017, 09:13

Sector share prices: 12 September 2017

**Due to a defect in information supplied by the London Stock Exchange, share price movements for the month to 12 October are not yet available** Share index movements in the month to 12 September... Read more
Published 12th Sep 2017, 08:05

Whither WPP or will it wither?

WPP’s shares have lost a modest 1.49% of their value since the company announced its half year results a fortnight ago and issued a gloomy downgrade of its revenue growth expectations for 2017 to... Read more
Published 11th Sep 2017, 14:51

ComScore CFO replaced, SEC filings delayed further, $100m litigation settlement

comScore, the US audience measurement company in which WPP has a 19.5% shareholding, has replaced its chief financial officer David Chemerow, announced a further extended delay in filing updated... Read more
Published 6th Sep 2017, 23:11

Bids and Deals: September 2017

Wunderman, WPP’s wholly owned global digital agency, has acquired a majority stake in the US marketing software integration and solutions company Pierry that employs about 100 people specialising... Read more
Published 29th Aug 2017, 22:34

Agitating fund manager stalks WPP but lowers stake in Interpublic

Harris Associates, the agitating Chicago based investment manager with funds totalling $124 billion entrusted to it, has been acquiring shares in WPP as the company experienced disappointing half... 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Havas profit falls 34%: growth forecast withdrawn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
Published 23rd Aug 2017, 15:40

Bumper year should have enhanced Design Bridge’s value to WPP

Design Bridge’s selling shareholders are likely to have benefited from a bumper result in 2016 when negotiating the sale of the brand design consultancy to WPP, announced today.  Its core... Read more
Published 21st Aug 2017, 15:09

What is Brand Learning Group worth to Accenture?

Moves within the last 20 days by global management consultancies Accenture and Deloitte to expand their presence in the marketing communications sector have underlined the seriousness with which they... Read more
Published 14th Aug 2017, 13:56

Sector share prices: 12 August 2017

Share prices in the marketing sector remained fairly static in the month to 12 August and the sector’s MSFI Index improved by only 0.87%.  However, that improvement was slightly better than the... Read more