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Omnicom: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

NEW YORK (AP) _ Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $263.2 million.

On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had profit of $1.17.

The advertising company posted revenue of $3.47 billion in the period.

Omnicom shares have increased 5 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor's 500 index has climbed 16 percent. The stock has risen 7 percent in the last 12 months.

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