Omnicom Group Inc (NYSE:OMC) Institutional Investors Sentiment Index Falls in 2017 Q4

April 26, 2018 - By Kurt Siggers

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Sentiment for Omnicom Group Inc (NYSE:OMC)

Omnicom Group Inc (NYSE:OMC) institutional sentiment decreased to 0.96 in 2017 Q4. Its down -0.04, from 1 in 2017Q3. The ratio has worsened, as 268 active investment managers started new and increased holdings, while 279 sold and decreased their stakes in Omnicom Group Inc. The active investment managers in our partner’s database now own: 231.12 million shares, up from 230.60 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Omnicom Group Inc in their top 10 holdings increased from 10 to 11 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 56 Reduced: 223 Increased: 180 New Position: 88.

Omnicom Group Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides advertising, marketing, and corporate communications services. The company has market cap of $16.91 billion. The firm offers a range of services in the areas of advertising, customer relationship management, or CRM, public relations, and specialty communications. It has a 16 P/E ratio. The Company’s services comprise advertising, brand consultancy, content marketing, corporate social responsibility consulting, crisis communication, custom publishing, data analytics, database management, environmental design, financial/corporate business-to-business advertising, graphic arts/digital imaging, healthcare communications, and instore design services.

The stock increased 1.47% or $1.08 during the last trading session, reaching $74.38. About 1.56 million shares traded. Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) has declined 13.63% since April 26, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500.

Fort L.P. holds 5.57% of its portfolio in Omnicom Group Inc. for 324,954 shares. Clark Estates Inc Ny owns 343,400 shares or 4.13% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Jensen Investment Management Inc has 3.74% invested in the company for 4.03 million shares. The Pennsylvania-based Coho Partners Ltd. has invested 3.4% in the stock. Mcrae Capital Management Inc, a New Jersey-based fund reported 96,480 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 sales for $848,280 activity.

Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 22% of Omnicom Group’s analysts are positive. Out of 9 Wall Street analysts rating Omnicom Group, 2 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 6 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $75.0 while the high is $90.0. The stock’s average target of $78.80 is 5.94% above today’s ($74.38) share price. OMC was included in 12 notes of analysts from October 31, 2017. As per Wednesday, January 31, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Atlantic Securities on Friday, March 2. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, February 15 by Jefferies. The firm has “Underperform” rating by Macquarie Research given on Tuesday, January 2. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, November 22 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, February 16 by RBC Capital Markets. Wells Fargo maintained the shares of OMC in report on Thursday, January 18 with “Hold” rating. As per Tuesday, October 31, the company rating was upgraded by Argus Research. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research given on Friday, February 16. The rating was upgraded by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, February 16 to “Buy”.

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