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Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC): Commentary On Fundamentals

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Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) is a company with exceptional fundamental characteristics. Upon building up an investment case for a stock, we should look at various aspects. In the case of OMC, it is a highly-regarded dividend-paying company with a a great history of delivering benchmark-beating performance. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. If you're interested in understanding beyond my broad commentary, read the full report on Omnicom Group here.

Established dividend payer with proven track record

Over the past year, OMC has grown its earnings by 19%, with its most recent figure exceeding its annual average over the past five years. Not only did OMC outperformed its past performance, its growth also exceeded the Media industry expansion, which generated a -19% earnings growth. This is an notable feat for the company.

NYSE:OMC Income Statement, April 30th 2019

OMC is also a dividend company, with ample net income to cover its dividend payout, which has been consistently growing over the past decade, keeping income investors happy.

NYSE:OMC Historical Dividend Yield, April 30th 2019

Next Steps:

For Omnicom Group, I've put together three relevant aspects you should further research:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for OMC’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for OMC’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are OMC’s operations financially sustainable? Balance sheets can be hard to analyze, which is why we’ve done it for you. Check out our financial health checks here.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of OMC? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

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