Omnicom Group Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on April
01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased OMC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 6th quarter that OMC has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $75.32, the dividend yield is 6.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OMC was $75.32,
representing a -2.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.87 and
a 33.33% increase over the 52 week low of $56.49.
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 2014 as 7.32%, compared to an
industry average of 4.1%.
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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 S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Value Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMV with an increase of
10.6% over the last 100 days. MNA has the highest percent weighting
of OMC at 5.24%.