Omnicom Group Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 18, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 16, 2014. Shareholders who purchased OMC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that OMC has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $69.63, the dividend yield is 2.3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OMC was $69.63,
representing a -3.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $72.49 and
a 42.57% increase over the 52 week low of $48.84.
OMC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as WPP plc (
) and Groupon, Inc. (
). OMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.72. Zacks Investment Research reports OMC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.95%, compared to an
industry average of -9.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to OMC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have OMC as a top-10 holding:
- IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Media (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Value Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PBS with an increase of
12.16% over the last 100 days. MNA has the highest percent
weighting of OMC at 6.54%.