Accounting for Omnicom's Wall Street Week of Crisis

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As the free fall in Omnicom’s stock appeared to level off late last week, the embattled com pany called a weekend board meeting at its Madison Avenue headquarters, scheduled for 6:00 p.m. on Sunday. The session was intended to keep the board apprised of senior executives’ efforts to manage the current crisis slamming the company’s stock.

It was a stunning week of trading for the longtime Wall Street darling, widely considered to be the sector’s gold standard.

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