WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five (NASDAQ:WPPGY) shares saw unusually-high trading volume on Monday . Approximately 129,902 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of 30% from the previous session’s volume of 100,086 shares.The stock last traded at $115.09 and had previously closed at $114.89.

WPPGY has been the subject of several analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research raised WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, April 20th. Wedbush upped their target price on WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five from $132.00 to $135.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Friday, April 29th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $133.00.

The firm has a market capitalization of $29.39 billion and a PE ratio of 19.81. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $109.92 and a 200 day moving average of $111.79.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five stock. US Bancorp DE raised its position in shares of WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five (NASDAQ:WPPGY) by 6.5% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 173,222 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 10,605 shares during the period. US Bancorp DE owned 0.07% of WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five worth $19,876,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

WPP PLC is a parent company that, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the provision of communications and marketing services worldwide. The Company has four segments: Advertising and Media Investment Management; Consumer Insight (formerly Information, Insight & Consultancy); Public Relations & Public Affairs, and Branding & Identity, Healthcare and Specialist Communications, which includes WPP Digital and direct, digital, promotional and relationship marketing.

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