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WPP PLC (WPP.L)

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Tue, Aug 29 2017

BRIEF-WPP acquires majority stake in Danish digital agency, DIS/PLAY

* ACQUIRES MAJORITY STAKE IN DANISH DIGITAL AGENCY, DIS/PLAY Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

WPP suffers worst day since 1998 after consumer goods groups cut spending

LONDON WPP , the world's largest advertising group, cut its sales target for the second time in six months on Wednesday after consumer goods giants curbed spending, putting its shares on track for their worst day in 19 years. | Video

Media stocks weigh on European shares as WPP sinks

LONDON Media stocks weighed on European markets on Wednesday, led lower by sharp declines in advertising giant WPP after it cut sales forecasts on weakening demand.

UPDATE 2-Media stocks weigh on European shares as WPP sinks

* K+S jumps on report of hedge fund interest (Adds closing prices)

UPDATE 1-FTSE 100 ends flat as WPP sinks

LONDON, Aug 23 A sharp fall for advertiser WPP was offset on the British market on Wednesday by gains in mining shares, which extended a strong run, and a buoyant health sector.

UPDATE 4-WPP suffers worst day since 1998 after consumer goods groups cut spending

* Hit by consumer goods squeeze, weak U.S. (Adds reaction, details)

Breakingviews-WPP underestimates pinch from corporate austerity

LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) - WPP has underestimated the pinch from corporate austerity. The world’s largest ad group cut its forecast for its preferred measure of sales, blaming lower spending by consumer-goods giants it counts as clients. Boss Martin Sorrell reckons this will reverse. Alternatively, marketing frugality might become the new normal.

FTSE 100 flat as WPP sinks

LONDON, Aug 23 Britain's blue chip index was little changed on Wednesday as a sharp fall for advertiser WPP was offset by gain in miners, which extended a strong run, and a buoyant health sector.

Media stocks weigh on hesitant European shares as WPP sinks

LONDON, Aug 23 Unloved media stocks weighed on European shares on Wednesday, with sharp losses from advertising giant WPP after it cut sales forecasts on weakening demand.

BRIEF-WPP acquires independent brand design agency, Design Bridge

* ANNOUNCES THAT IT HAS ACQUIRED DESIGN BRIDGE LIMITED Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com)

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