NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Omnicom Group (NYSE: OMC) is Monday, December 19, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 25 cents per share. At a price of $42.20 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.4%. The average volume for Omnicom Group has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Omnicom Group has a market cap of $11.64 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 7.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Omnicom Group Inc. and its subsidiaries provide advertising, marketing, and corporate communications services. It offers services in traditional media advertising, customer relationship management, public relations, and specialty communications sectors. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.2, equal to the average media industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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