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  • LONDON, Aug 26- Britain's WPP, the world's biggest advertising company, said it was on track to hit its demanding full-year sales target after solid first-half demand in mature countries helped to offset a slowdown in China. WPP, which handles the advertising needs of brands such as Ford and Unilever through agencies including JWT and Ogilvy& Mather, posted...

  • July 21- Omnicom Group Inc, the biggest U.S. advertising company, reported quarterly revenue that beat analysts' average estimate, helped by a rise in spending in North America. Omnicom, whose clients include Apple Inc, McDonald's Corp and Adidas, said a strong dollar reduced worldwide revenue by 7.1 percent, lower than the 7.5 percent it forecast in April.

  • Omnicom revenue falls due to stronger dollar Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 7:11 AM ET

    July 21- Omnicom Group Inc, the biggest U.S. advertising company, reported a 1.7 percent drop in quarterly revenue, mainly hurt by a stronger dollar. Net income available to common shareholders fell to $310.0 million from $318.9 million a year earlier. However, earnings per share rose to $1.26 from $1.23 due to fewer shares outstanding in the latest quarter.

  • At the industry's biggest annual conference in Cannes this week the main topic of conversation among the 13,000 delegates is the 18 companies- from consumer products giants Proctor& Gamble and Unilever to automakers like BMW and Volkswagen- that have decided to re-think which agencies they want for marketing advice. The reviews are an unnerving prospect for...

  • LONDON, June 9- Martin Sorrell, the boss of the world's biggest advertising group WPP, saw off another shareholder revolt over his pay, when only 22 percent of investors refused to back his 43 million pound package at the company's annual meeting on Tuesday. Sorrell, who built up WPP from nothing in 1986 into one of Britain's best known companies with 179,000...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St mixed as earnings offset merger news Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 11:58 AM ET

    Travelers, DuPont and IBM weighed the most on the Dow industrials. IBM also mentioned currency effects when it reported a fall in revenue late on Monday. Dupont was down 2.6 percent at $70.92 and IBM fell 1 percent to $164.41.

  • April 21- Omnicom Group Inc, the No. 1 U.S. advertising company, reported its first fall in quarterly revenue in four years and said the strong dollar would reduce 2015 revenue more than it had expected. Omnicom, which gets nearly half its revenue from outside the United States, had earlier warned that the dollar's strength would hurt full-year revenue by about 5...

  • April 21- Omnicom Group Inc, the No. 1 U.S. advertising company, reported its first fall in quarterly revenue after four years, hurt by a strong dollar and stiff competition in overseas markets. Omnicom, which gets a little less than half of its revenue from outside the United States, had warned it would be hurt by a strong dollar, which has risen about 9 against a basket...

  • US STOCKS-Futures up as weak earnings worries fade Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 7:18 AM ET

    April 21- U.S. stock index futures rose on Tuesday after earnings results by companies including IBM helped ease fears of a disappointing earnings quarter. *IBM shares were up 0.7 percent at $167.25 in premarket trading after its earnings exceeded low expectations on Monday as it shed unprofitable businesses to focus on cloud-computing.

  • April 21- Omnicom Group Inc, the No. 1 U.S. advertising company, reported a 0.9 percent fall in quarterly revenue, hurt by stiff competition in overseas markets. Omnicom, owner of agencies such as BBDO Worldwide, TBWA Worldwide and Goodby and Silverstein& Partners, said total revenue fell to $3.47 billion. Net income attributable to the company rose to $209.1 million,...

  • LONDON, March 9- WPP strengthened its position at the top of the advertising industry last year as its geographical reach and strong digital sales gave it the edge over its two closest rivals, who were distracted by a failed merger. WPP, which counts the likes of Ford, Unilever and Microsoft among its clients, reported a 3.3 percent rise in 2014 like-for-like net...

  • Publicis picks itself up from failed Omnicom deal Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 1:55 AM ET

    France's Publicis promised business would pick up in the second half of this year as the advertising agency recovered from a tough 2014.

  • Early movers: KO, CVS, HOT, HD, GPS & more Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 7:51 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Feb. 9, 2015.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • European indexes close lower but Ryanair takes off Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 11:41 AM ET

    All major European indexes closed lower on Monday after data revealed euro zone manufacturing activity expanded less than expected in October.

  • Publicis to buy US-based Sapient for $3.7 billion Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 10:53 AM ET
    Publicis CEO Maurice Levy stands on the the floor of the New York Stock Exchange a day after announcing that Omnicom Group and Publicis Groupe will merge to form the world's largest advertising holding company on July 29, 2013 in New York City.

    Publicis has agreed to acquire Sapient in an all-cash transaction for $25 per share, valuing the U.S. digital advertising specialist at $3.7 billion.

  • Will Friday‚Äôs rally continue on Wall Street? Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 5:17 AM ET

    Wall Street looked to fall at the open on Monday, as disappointing European and Chinese data hit global market sentiment.

  • WPP CEO: We won most of our new business from rivals Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 7:46 AM ET
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    The CEO of WPP said most of his firm's new business in the third quarter was from clients that had left rival groups Publicis and Omnicom.

  • Publicis counts Omnicom costs as Q3 disappoints Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 1:56 AM ET

    French advertising group said sales were disappointing, blaming its focus on "other plans" - a reference to the failed merger with Omnicom.

  • Midday movers: FedEx, KB Home, Waters & more Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 1:09 PM ET
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    Some of Tuesday's midday movers:

  • Facebook launches new tools to grow advertising Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 12:01 AM ET

    Facebook is making its big and long-anticipated move to grow its reach and take on Google in the advertising.