Shares of WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five (NASDAQ:WPPGY) saw an uptick in trading volume on Wednesday . 289,240 shares traded hands during trading, an increase of 119% from the previous session’s volume of 131,982 shares.The stock last traded at $115.55 and had previously closed at $117.57.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, July 11th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $133.00.

The stock’s 50 day moving average is $113.58 and its 200 day moving average is $112.83. The stock has a market cap of $30.22 billion and a PE ratio of 20.50.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five stock. US Bancorp DE raised its stake 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 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. 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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