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The Interpublic Group of Companies (Interpublic Group, IPG) is a global provider of advertising and marketing services. Its companies specialize in consumer advertising, digital marketing, communications planning and media buying, public relations, specialized communications disciplines, and data management. IPG operates a number of brands, such as McCann Worldgroup, Foote, Cone & Belding (FCB), and MullenLowe Group, Media, as well as Data and Technology including Mediabrands and Acxiom, Constituency Management Group (CMG), and various domestic integrated independent and digital specialist agencies.

TypePublic
Founded1930
HQNew York, US
Websiteinterpublic.com
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)54,300
Revenue (FY, 2019)$10.2 B(+6%)
Share Price (Oct 2020)$18
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Interpublic Group

Michael Roth

Michael Roth

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Philippe Krakowsky

Philippe Krakowsky

Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer
Ellen Johnson

Ellen Johnson

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Andrew Bonzani

Andrew Bonzani

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Christopher Carroll

Christopher Carroll

Senior Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer, IPG, and Chief Financial Officer, CMG
Julie Connors

Julie Connors

Senior Vice President, Audit and Chief Risk Officer
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Interpublic Group Office Locations

Interpublic Group has offices in New York, Omaha and London
New York, US (HQ)
909 3rd Ave
Omaha, US
13801 FNB Pkwy
London, GB
135 Bishopsgate, Spitalfields
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Interpublic Group Financials and Metrics

Interpublic Group Revenue

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Interpublic Group's revenue was reported to be $10.22 b in FY, 2019 which is a 5.2% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q2, 2020)

2.0b

Gross profit (Q2, 2020)

230.3m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2020), %

11.4%

Net income (Q2, 2020)

(45.6m)

EBIT (Q2, 2020)

40.5m

Market capitalization (15-Oct-2020)

7.0b

Closing stock price (15-Oct-2020)

18.0

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

1.1b

EV

11.5b
Interpublic Group's current market capitalization is $7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

7.9b9.7b10.2b

Revenue growth, %

23%5%

Cost of goods sold

5.1b8.3b8.7b

Gross profit

2.8b1.4b1.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Revenue

2.2b2.4b2.3b2.4b2.5b2.4b2.4b2.0b

Cost of goods sold

2.0b2.1b2.0b2.2b2.2b2.1b2.2b1.8b

Gross profit

119.9m322.0m327.3m194.5m357.4m359.1m171.1m230.3m

Gross profit Margin, %

6%13%14%8%14%15%7%11%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

790.9m673.4m1.2b

Accounts Receivable

4.6b5.1b5.2b

Current Assets

7.5b8.2b8.8b

PP&E

650.4m790.9m778.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Cash

597.3m493.2m1.9b630.5m614.0m520.5m1.6b1.1b

Accounts Receivable

3.9b4.2b4.0b4.0b4.4b4.0b3.7b3.1b

Current Assets

7.0b7.1b8.3b7.2b7.5b7.1b7.6b6.2b

PP&E

634.2m602.0m602.9m767.1m767.1m758.2m752.8m717.8m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

595.0m637.7m673.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

157.1m202.9m278.5m

Accounts Payable

311.9m428.7m546.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

881.8m565.1m1.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Net Income

(16.1m)131.7m295.2m(9.5m)163.3m331.7m2.6m(41.3m)

Depreciation and Amortization

46.0m90.0m134.0m71.1m144.1m213.1m72.8m145.9m

Accounts Payable

(994.2m)(579.3m)(766.9m)(961.3m)(676.9m)(952.7m)(1.5b)(2.7b)

Cash From Operating Activities

(729.9m)(557.7m)(326.7m)(93.5m)199.0m423.6m(277.1m)(364.2m)
USDFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

8.6 x

EV/CFO

9.5 x

EV/FCF

11.6 x

Revenue/Employee

157.0k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

5.7 x

P/E Ratio

13.7
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Interpublic Group Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Remaining Performance Obligations (One Year or More)

$790 m$756 m$759 m$705 m$715 m$557.60 m

Agencies

100 90 90 100 100

Countries

100 100 100 110 100
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Interpublic Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
AcxiomOctober 01, 2018$2.33 b
FUSEJanuary 25, 2012
CUBOCCMarch 25, 2010
HugeJuly 30, 2008
Reprise MediaApril 11, 2007
DeutschNovember 30, 2000
Acxiom LLC
Business Science Research Corporation
Campbell-Ewald Company
Carmichael Lynch, Inc.
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Interpublic Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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Interpublic Group Revenue Breakdown

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Interpublic Group revenue breakdown by business segment: 78.5% from Integrated Agency Networks and 21.5% from Constituency Management Group

Interpublic Group revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 10.8% from Asia Pacific, 8.2% from Continental Europe, 8.5% from United Kingdom, 62.3% from USA and 10.1% from Other

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Interpublic Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Interpublic Group News and Updates

Interpublic Schedules Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Release

Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced that it will release earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020 on the morning of October 21, 2020.

IPG Named Most Effective Holding Company at 2020 U.S. Effie Awards

Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced today that the company took top honors at last night’s virtual Effie U.S. Summit & Awards Gala. For the fourth year in a row, IPG was recognized as Holding Company of the Year.

IPG Realigns CompassPoint With Mediahub

Interpublic Group agency Mediahub is expanding its footprint in the U.S. via a corporate realignment where sibling media agency CompassPoint, based in Minneapolis will become part of the Mediahub U.S. network.

Interpublic Group to Present at the Goldman Sachs 29th Annual Communacopia Conference

Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at the Goldman Sachs 29th Annual Communacopia Conference on Wednesday, September 16th, 2020, at 1:15 pm Eastern time, as scheduled.

Interpublic Group to Present at Citi’s 2020 Global Technology Virtual Conference

Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) senior management will present at Citi’s 2020 Global Technology Virtual Conference on Wednesday, September 9th, 2020, at 9:50 am Eastern time, as scheduled.

Interpublic Employees Give to Help Beirut

In IPG’s first major matching gift effort in more than a decade, the company provided matching funds for employee donations to the United Nations World Food Programme, which is providing food to people displaced or made homeless after the explosion there in August. Interpublic employees reached the …
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Interpublic Group Blogs

Interpublic Announces Change to a Virtual-Only Format for 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

New York , May 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --   Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) today announced a change in the location of its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). Due to public health concerns resulting from the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Annual Meeting will be

Alicia Keys and the Ad Council Thank Essential Workers in a Tribute Spot from R/GA

The post Alicia Keys and the Ad Council Thank Essential Workers in a Tribute Spot from R/GA appeared first on IPG.

The Virginia Tourism Corporation’s Latest Campaign from The Martin Agency Features Reverse Postcards Sent from the Destination Itself

The post The Virginia Tourism Corporation’s Latest Campaign from The Martin Agency Features Reverse Postcards Sent from the Destination Itself appeared first on IPG.

FCB Chicago Art Directors launch “Greetings From Lockdown”

The post FCB Chicago Art Directors launch “Greetings From Lockdown” appeared first on IPG.

E-Trade Unveils a New Campaign from MullenLowe New York Hoping to Educate Consumers about the Importance of Investing and Trading

The post E-Trade Unveils a New Campaign from MullenLowe New York Hoping to Educate Consumers about the Importance of Investing and Trading appeared first on IPG.

Interpublic Announces First Quarter 2020 Results

Reported net revenue of $1.97 billion , a decrease of 1.6% from a year ago, with organic net revenue growth of 0.3% In seasonally small quarter, net income was $4.7 million compared with a loss of $8.0 million a year ago, with EBITA of $97.2 million and EBITA margin of 4.9% First quarter diluted
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Interpublic Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Interpublic Group founded?

    Interpublic Group was founded in 1930.

  • Who are Interpublic Group key executives?

    Interpublic Group's key executives are Michael Roth, Philippe Krakowsky and Ellen Johnson.

  • How many employees does Interpublic Group have?

    Interpublic Group has 54,300 employees.

  • What is Interpublic Group revenue?

    Latest Interpublic Group annual revenue is $10.2 b.

  • What is Interpublic Group revenue per employee?

    Latest Interpublic Group revenue per employee is $188.2 k.

  • Who are Interpublic Group competitors?

    Competitors of Interpublic Group include WPP, Omnicom and R.R. Donnelley & Sons.

  • Where is Interpublic Group headquarters?

    Interpublic Group headquarters is located at 909 3rd Ave, New York.

  • Where are Interpublic Group offices?

    Interpublic Group has offices in New York, Omaha and London.

  • How many offices does Interpublic Group have?

    Interpublic Group has 3 offices.