Shares of Omnicom Group Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209996569/composite OMC -0.07% slipped 0.67% to $77.00 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.01% rising 0.28% to 4,726.35 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.03% rising 0.11% to 36,290.32. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Omnicom Group Inc. closed $9.38 below its 52-week high ($86.38), which the company reached on May 10th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Publicis Groupe S.A. ADR /zigman2/quotes/203937091/delayed PUBGY +0.14% rose 3.41% to $17.59 and Interpublic Group of Cos. /zigman2/quotes/203101491/composite IPG -0.13% rose 1.07% to $37.75. Trading volume (2.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.9 M.