Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 01, 2013

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Omnicom Group Inc. ( OMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 01, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased OMC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 33.33% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of OMC was $57.09, representing a -1.84% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.16 and a 26.56% increase over the 52 week low of $45.11.

OMC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as WPP plc ( WPPGY ) and Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. ( IPG ). OMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.61. Zacks Investment Research reports OMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.16%, compared to an industry average of 12.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the OMC Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to OMC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have OMC as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Value Portfolio ( PXMV )
  • PowerShares Buyback Achievers ( PKW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMV with an increase of 11.98% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of OMC at 0.93%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: IPG , OMC , PKW , PXMV , WPPGY

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