Omnicom Group Inc. ( OMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 13, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.6 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 12, 2018. Shareholders who purchased OMC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that OMC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $75.09, the dividend yield is 3.2%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OMC was $75.09, representing a -10.78% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.16 and a 14.96% increase over the 52 week low of $65.32.
OMC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as WPP plc ( WPP ) and Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. ( IPG ). OMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.76. Zacks Investment Research reports OMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 10.39%, compared to an industry average of 6.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to OMC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have OMC as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco Dynamic Media ETF ( PBS )
- Legg Mason Low Volatility High Dividend ETF ( LVHD )
- Invesco S&P Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF ( LVL )
- Invesco Zacks Multi-Asset Income ETF ( CVY )
- Invesco S&P 500 Quality ETF ( SPHQ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PBS with an increase of 8.05% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of OMC at 2.75%.
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