Omnicom’s second quarter income rose 4.2%, to $243.3M

Advertising, Marketing

Omnicom Group announced a 4.2% raise of income in the 2nd quarter of the current year, to $243.3M, up from $233.4M in the same period of 2009, according to a release published on company’s website.

Company’s worldwide revenue increased 5.9% to $3,041.2M, up from $2,870.7M in the second quarter of 2009.  The revenues in US increased 7.4% to $1,636.9M, while international revenue increased 4.3% to $1,404.3M, up from $1,346.2 million in the second quarter of 2009.

On the other hand, Omnicom’s net income for the six months ended June 30, 2010 increased 2.2% to $406.7 million from $397.9 million in the same period in 2009.

Omnicom’s worldwide revenue for the 1st semester increased 6.1% to $5,961.2M, from $5,617.3M in 2009. International revenue increased 6.7% for the same period, to $2,731.5M, up from $2,560.6 M in the same period in 2009.

Omnicom Group is a leading global marketing and corporate communications company. Omnicom’s branded networks and numerous specialty firms provide advertising, strategic media planning and buying, digital and interactive marketing, direct and promotional marketing, public relations and other specialty communications services to over 5,000 clients in more than 100 countries.