Analyst at Deutsche Keeps The Wpp (LON:WPP) "Hold" Rating They've Had

Analyst at Deutsche Keeps The Wpp (LON:WPP)

The stock increased 0.37% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $81.34. WPP earned a media sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. About 12.36M shares traded or 74.86% up from the average. Goldman Sachs downgraded WPP plc (LON:WPP) on Tuesday, January 23 to "Neutral" rating. It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Wpp Plc (LON:WPP) has been given an average rating of "Buy" by the twenty research firms that are now covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Therefore 50% are positive. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a neutral rating and issued a GBX 1,440 ($20.62) price target on shares of WPP in a research note on Thursday, February 15th. GBX 1519.69's average target is 35.14% above currents GBX 1124.5 stock price.

In other Wpp Plc news, insider Sir Martin Sorrell sold 57,522 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 6th. As per Wednesday, August 23, the company rating was maintained by Investec. The stock of WPP plc (LON:WPP) earned "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, November 1. The firm has "Add" rating by Numis Securities given on Friday, February 16. Liberum Capital maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 1815 target in Wednesday, November 29 report. Citigroup maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, April 16 report. The firm has "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan given on Tuesday, November 21. WPP plc (LON:WPP) has 0.00% since April 16, 2017 and is. Deutsche Bank maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 1630 target in Monday, March 7 report. BNP Paribas has "Outperform" rating and GBX 1800 target. The rating was maintained by Nomura with "Buy" on Monday, August 24.

WPP plc provides various communications services worldwide. The stock's market cap is GBX 21.08 billion. It has a 7.8 P/E ratio.

WPP plc (WPP) operates in four segments: Advertising and Media Investment Management; Consumer Insight; Public Relations & Public Affairs, and Branding & Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Communications. $325,500 worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) was sold by Capossela Christopher C. 134 funds opened positions while 676 raised stakes. Wells Fargo And Mn owns 272,469 shares. Janney Mngmt Limited Liability invested 2.23% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Westpac Bk Corp holds 1.83% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) or 940,352 shares. Commerce Bancshares, Missouri-based fund reported 11,979 shares. Amica Mutual Insurance invested in 311,049 shares or 2.62% of the stock. Engineers Gate Manager LP holds 100,368 shares. Moreover, Financial Advisers Ltd Llc has 0.72% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Abbott Labs (NYSE:ABT) was reduced too. Ten investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and ten have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. Novartis Ag had 36 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to "Buy" on Thursday, August 13. As per Friday, March 2, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse.