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What’s the Sector Composition of the USAA International Fund?
The USAA International Fund invests at least 80% of its assets in foreign equities.
Portfolio Moves of the USAA International Fund in YTD 2016
The USAA International Fund (USIFX) invests at least 80% of its assets in foreign equities.
Must-know: Interpublic’s performance versus its ad agency peers
IPG has a lower dividend yield compared to WPP and Omnicom, which raised its quarterly dividend in May by 25% to $0.50 per share—IPG also raised its dividend earlier this year by 27% to $0.095 per share quarterly or $0.38 annually.
Why international acquisitions could expand Interpublic
According to news reports, IPG was rumored to be an attractive takeover candidate for its peers, especially the Japanese media network Dentsu (DNTUY), France-based Havas (HAVSF), or larger peer Publicis (PUBGY).
Why margin improvement is a priority for Interpublic
The company said its “financial goals include competitive organic revenue growth and operating margin expansion, which we expect will further strengthen our balance sheet and total liquidity and increase value to our shareholders.”
Elliott Management goes activist on Interpublic Group
A 13D filing said that Elliott believes IPG is undervalued and represents an attractive investment opportunity. The fund said it “seeks to engage in a constructive dialogue” with the board “regarding steps to maximize shareholder value.”