Omnicom Group Dividend yield




   USD/share 
 Price  84.88
 Dividend  2.80
 Earnings  6.96
 Cash-flow  9.33
 Book value  15.72
 Equity  15.20

Omnicom Group is part of Media business, which is part of Consumer Services industry. Omnicom Group is a company from USA, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Omnicom Group paid a total dividend of 585 million USD last year, for a market value of 17,740 millions (Market Cap 17,534 millions). Dividend per share of Omnicom Group is 2.80 USD, and his stock market price 84.88 USD.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Omnicom Group has a dividend yield of 3.30%, which is higher than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from USA. It is also bigger than average of Consumer Services industry. This high dividend yield might be a sign to worry about the future of the company so deeper analysis is needed.

In addition, you should compare Omnicom Group dividend yield with other Media companies or firms from USA.

Dividend yield of Omnicom Group

Omnicom Group Dividend Payout

About the ability of Omnicom Group to maintain his current dividend of USD 2.80 per share, an amount that accounts for 3.30%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Omnicom Group payout on ernings is currently 40.23%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Consumer Services industry, which are 38.25% and 25.53% respectively. Both figures show that Omnicom Group can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Omnicom Group is USD 9.33 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of USD 2.80, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Omnicom Group, compared againt world market average, USA companies, Consumer Services industry and Media sector companies.

Omnicom Group payout

Omnicom Group Dividend History

Year Yield  USD  Paypout  Shares* 
Present3.30%2.8040.23%209
20213.82%2.8057.73%213
20204.17%2.6039.16%214
20193.21%2.6038.81%218
20183.28%2.4041.31%224
20173.30%2.4044.53%233
20162.53%2.2043.31%237
20152.71%2.0041.15%244

*In millions

Omnicom Group Stock performance

Finally, last moth Omnicom Group showed a return of 1.20% compared to a worldwide 1.12% average, and a 0.56% of Consumer Services firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 14.50% versus a worldwide performance of a 5.73%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for USA and Media firms.

Omnicom Group stock and market return