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Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG) Competitors

$30.23
-0.05 (-0.17%)
(As of 06/12/2024 ET)

IPG vs. OMC, LAMR, CCO, NCMI, GOOG, WPP, CRTO, STGW, GRPN, and HAO

Should you be buying Interpublic Group of Companies stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Interpublic Group of Companies include Omnicom Group (OMC), Lamar Advertising (LAMR), Clear Channel Outdoor (CCO), National CineMedia (NCMI), Alphabet (GOOG), WPP (WPP), Criteo (CRTO), Stagwell (STGW), Groupon (GRPN), and Haoxi Health Technology (HAO).

Interpublic Group of Companies vs.

Omnicom Group (NYSE:OMC) and Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG) are both large-cap business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, community ranking, valuation, analyst recommendations, media sentiment, risk, earnings and profitability.

In the previous week, Omnicom Group had 4 more articles in the media than Interpublic Group of Companies. MarketBeat recorded 9 mentions for Omnicom Group and 5 mentions for Interpublic Group of Companies. Omnicom Group's average media sentiment score of 1.40 beat Interpublic Group of Companies' score of 1.15 indicating that Interpublic Group of Companies is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Omnicom Group
8 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Interpublic Group of Companies
5 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

92.0% of Omnicom Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.4% of Interpublic Group of Companies shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.3% of Omnicom Group shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.4% of Interpublic Group of Companies shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Omnicom Group has higher revenue and earnings than Interpublic Group of Companies. Interpublic Group of Companies is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Omnicom Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Omnicom Group$14.69B1.19$1.39B$7.4012.05
Interpublic Group of Companies$10.89B1.05$1.10B$2.8110.76

Interpublic Group of Companies has a net margin of 9.97% compared to Interpublic Group of Companies' net margin of 9.96%. Interpublic Group of Companies' return on equity of 38.23% beat Omnicom Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Omnicom Group9.96% 38.23% 5.73%
Interpublic Group of Companies 9.97%29.70%6.46%

Omnicom Group has a beta of 0.96, suggesting that its stock price is 4% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Interpublic Group of Companies has a beta of 1.13, suggesting that its stock price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Omnicom Group presently has a consensus target price of $104.40, suggesting a potential upside of 17.11%. Interpublic Group of Companies has a consensus target price of $35.13, suggesting a potential upside of 16.19%. Given Interpublic Group of Companies' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Omnicom Group is more favorable than Interpublic Group of Companies.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Omnicom Group
1 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.70
Interpublic Group of Companies
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.43

Interpublic Group of Companies received 204 more outperform votes than Omnicom Group when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 66.98% of users gave Interpublic Group of Companies an outperform vote while only 49.14% of users gave Omnicom Group an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Omnicom GroupOutperform Votes
370
49.14%
Underperform Votes
383
50.86%
Interpublic Group of CompaniesOutperform Votes
574
66.98%
Underperform Votes
283
33.02%

Omnicom Group pays an annual dividend of $2.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. Interpublic Group of Companies pays an annual dividend of $1.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.4%. Omnicom Group pays out 37.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Interpublic Group of Companies pays out 47.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Interpublic Group of Companies has increased its dividend for 13 consecutive years. Interpublic Group of Companies is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Omnicom Group beats Interpublic Group of Companies on 12 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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IPG vs. The Competition

MetricInterpublic Group of CompaniesAdvertising agencies IndustryBusiness SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$11.41B$1.89B$6.49B$17.64B
Dividend Yield4.34%3.74%2.92%3.58%
P/E Ratio10.761,147.4938.4925.25
Price / Sales1.0578.601,185.4014.44
Price / Cash7.9610.3822.8219.23
Price / Book2.892.994.304.98
Net Income$1.10B$109.85M$121.80M$976.96M
7 Day Performance-1.71%-1.99%0.09%0.34%
1 Month Performance-3.73%-2.19%-0.11%-1.05%
1 Year Performance-24.82%6.60%0.92%8.62%

Interpublic Group of Companies Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
OMC
Omnicom Group
4.4437 of 5 stars
$91.03
+0.1%
$104.40
+14.7%
-6.5%$17.83B$14.69B12.3075,900Ex-Dividend
Positive News
LAMR
Lamar Advertising
3.5857 of 5 stars
$116.85
flat
$109.50
-6.3%
+25.8%$11.95B$2.11B23.993,550Positive News
CCO
Clear Channel Outdoor
2.0024 of 5 stars
$1.39
+1.5%
$2.16
+55.6%
+6.1%$679.31M$2.13B-1.813,900Positive News
Gap Up
NCMI
National CineMedia
3.6007 of 5 stars
$4.91
-0.4%
$6.08
+23.9%
+37.6%$474.16M$165.20M0.14292Positive News
GOOG
Alphabet
4.0338 of 5 stars
$175.95
-1.3%
$165.67
-5.8%
+44.4%$2.17T$307.39B26.99182,502Ex-Dividend
Insider Selling
Short Interest ↓
WPP
WPP
0.4407 of 5 stars
$48.94
-1.6%
$46.00
-6.0%
-10.7%$10.56B$18.46B0.00114,732Short Interest ↑
Gap Up
CRTO
Criteo
1.9336 of 5 stars
$38.26
-1.2%
$39.44
+3.1%
+11.0%$2.17B$1.95B39.443,563Short Interest ↑
STGW
Stagwell
0.4455 of 5 stars
$6.72
-1.6%
$8.06
+19.9%
-14.9%$1.81B$2.53B-224.0013,000Gap Up
GRPN
Groupon
3.1502 of 5 stars
$14.18
-1.5%
$12.38
-12.7%
+224.6%$560.68M$514.91M-10.992,213Short Interest ↓
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
HAO
Haoxi Health Technology
0 of 5 stars
$6.99
+3.1%
N/AN/A$102.12MN/A0.0032Gap Up
High Trading Volume

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This page (NYSE:IPG) was last updated on 6/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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