Omnicom Group Reaches New 52-Week High (OMC)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Omnicom Group (NYSE: OMC) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $52.62, above its previous 52-week high of $52.56 with 196,853 shares traded as of 10:05 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.4 million shares over the past 30 days.

Omnicom Group has a market cap of $13.71 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 15.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Omnicom Group Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides advertising, marketing, and corporate communications services in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Australia. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.9, below the average media industry P/E ratio of 15.1 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Omnicom Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Omnicom Group Ratings Report.

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