WPP plc is a leading multinational company specializing in the provision of a range of advertising and public relations products and services. The company was established in 1971 by Martin Sorell. It is headquartered at London UK and Dublin, Ireland.

The company owns several brands offering a number of products and services in advertising and public relations, including media and market research consultancies. It has several brands including Young & Rubicam, Ogilvy, WalterTHompson, Millward Brown GroupM, Kantar and much more. Currently, it is one of the leading companies in advertising worldwide. It trades its shares on the London Stock Exchange with a component FTSE 100- Index. Also, it trades on NASDAQ.

The company was initially established with the intention of manufacturing wire and plastic products under the brand name, Wire and Plastic Products plc. It later switched to advertising and public relations industry.

Latest WPP News

WPP share price rises amid upbeat analyst comments

Shares in WPP (LON:WPP) have started the new week on the front foot, as Barclays lifted its rating on the shares. The move came after the advertising giant updated investors on its first-quarter performance last week, posting a drop in...

WPP share price surges despite revenue drop

Shares in WPP (LON:WPP) have climbed higher even as the advertising giant posted a fall in revenue for the first three months of the year. The company, which has been undergoing a turnaround following the departure of founder and CEO...

WPP share price: Investors eye results next week

WPP (LON:WPP) is expected to post a fall in net sales when it updates investors on its first-quarter performance next week. The update will come after the advertising giant said last month that its 2018 had come in at the...

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