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Share Price: 900.80
Bid: 900.80
Ask: 901.00
Change: -8.00 (-0.88%)
Spread: 0.20 (0.02%)
Open: 897.20
High: 907.40
Low: 893.80
Yest. Close: 908.80
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WPP ups margin forecast as sales accelerate -UPDATE

WPP, the highly acquisitive advertising firm led by Sir Martin Sorrell, said that revenue growth accelerated in the third quarter as strong growth in the emerging markets outweighed slowing growth in North America. As such, the group said that its full-year operating margin should improve beyond th

28 Oct 11 07:06

Friday preview: Shire, WPP

Up-and-coming drug group Shire may have a little more excitement to offer than its bigger peers who have already reported this week. Credit Suisse is looking for strong sales of the hyperactivity treatment Vyvanse and an update on the US regulatory filing for Replagal, a treatment for Fabry's diseas

27 Oct 11 18:21

UPDATE: Monday broker round-up

Fresnillo: UBS cuts target to 1,700p from 2,000p, stays at neutral. Bunzl: Singer Capital Markets downgrades from buy to fair value, target cut from 891p to 710p. Kingfisher: Singer Capital Markets raises target from 260p to 270p. Jupiter Fund Management: RBS upgrades to hold from sell, raises ta

17 Oct 11 09:31

London close: Higher finish after choppy day

London's leading share index closed in the blue as worries over the Slovak parliament's rejection of the European Financial Stability Fund (EFSF) gave way to optimism that it will be passed. SLOVAK SEE-SAW Late Tuesday night, just 55 of the 150 MPs in Slovakia's parliament voted in favour of expan

12 Oct 11 16:36

London midday: Stocks rally as Slovak shock fades

London's leading share index has staged an impressive rally with worries following the Slovakian parliament's rejection of the euro bailout fund giving way to hopes that the small central European state will soon ratify the deal. SLOVAK HEADACHE, GERMAN REASSURANCE Late Tuesday night, just 55 of t

12 Oct 11 12:05

London open: EFSF worries weigh on Footsie

Just eight of the 100 stocks on the Footsie were making gains on Wednesday morning, following the news that the Slovakia failed to agree on the extension of the Eurozone rescue fund. SLOVAKIAN HEADACHE Late Tuesday night, just 55 of the 150 MPs in Slovakia's parliament voted in favour of expanding

12 Oct 11 08:28

WPP gobbles up Chinese digital agency

WPP, the FTSE 100 advertising firm, has agreed to take a majority stake in the Chinese digital agency A4A. Founded in 2003 and based in Beijing, A4A's offering includes digital strategy, social media and online advertising. A4A's revenues for 2010 were approximately £1.6m. The agency's client lis

12 Oct 11 07:42

London midday: Footsie up 2% as BoE injects more money

The Footsie has held onto gains following the Bank of England's surprise move to increase its asset purchase programme by a bigger-than-expected £75bn. In an announcement at midday, the central bank revealed that it has maintained its key Bank Rate at the historically low level of 0.5%, but raised

6 Oct 11 12:07

London open: Miners in demand ahead of rate decisions

Strong gains were made on the Footsie in early trade as investors await key policy rate decisions from the Bank of England (BoE) and the European Central Bank (ECB). Meanwhile, the market extended Wednesday's gains on hopes that the European Union is planning for a co-ordinated recapitalisation of

6 Oct 11 08:35

WPP steps up expansion in Africa

WPP, the FTSE 100 advertising and marketing group led by chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell, has agreed to purchase a large stake in South African consultancy Arcay Communications for an undisclosed sum. Through its wholly-owned PR and public affairs subsidiary, Burson-Marsteller, WPP announced tha

6 Oct 11 07:08

WPP hopes to garner more business in Ghana

Advertising firm WPP is extending its reach in sub-Saharan Africa through the creation of two joint ventures in Ghana with local operators. WPP's wholly owned subsidiary, Ogilvy, and Scangroup, one of Africa's leading marketing services groups in which WPP also owns a minority stake, will jointly c

30 Sep 11 09:40

Friday newspaper round-up: IMF, Europe banks, business buddies

The head of the International Monetary Fund yesterday warned world leaders that they are running out of time to prevent another global slump and urged them to rediscover a "collective momentum" in order to head off disaster. Speaking in advance of the opening of the IMF's annual conference in Washin

23 Sep 11 06:06

London close: Oil stocks pull Footsie above 5,300

Oil stocks were the star performers on a decent day for the Footsie, which clawed its way back above the 5,300 mark, helped by a better start on Wall Street. The oil companies were leading the rise on Wednesday, with Tullow Oil, Essar Energy and BP being helped by a rising oil price. Drilling in

7 Sep 11 16:26

FTSE 100 Movers: Oil stocks lead the rise

The oil companies were leading the rise on Wednesday afternoon, with Tullow Oil, Essar Energy and BP among the better performers on the blue chip index, helped by a rising oil price. BP rose after drilling results confirmed a significant resource extension of The Mad Dog Field complex in the Gulf o

7 Sep 11 12:51

WPP makes market research acquisition

Advertising giant WPP, led by chief executive officer Martin Sorrell, has acquired market research technology firm Global Market Insite (GMI) for an undisclosed sum. GMI will be aligned with Lightspeed Research, a division of WPP's wholly-owned information, insight and consultancy group Kantar, whi

7 Sep 11 09:22

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