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Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 19, 2014

Omnicom Group Inc. ( OMC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 08, 2014. Shareholders who purchased OMC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $70.33, the dividend yield is 2.84%.

The previous trading day's last sale of OMC was $70.33, representing a -8.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.87 and a 14.64% increase over the 52 week low of $61.35.

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 $3.88. Zacks Investment Research reports OMC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.87%, compared to an industry average of 15.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the OMC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to OMC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have OMC as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio ( SPHQ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SPHQ with an increase of 5.52% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of OMC at 1.17%.

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


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

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