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NASDAQ:CMCSAComcast Stock Price, Forecast & News

$42.81
-0.06 (-0.14 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$42.47
Now: $42.81
$42.92
50-Day Range
$38.44
MA: $40.98
$43.90
52-Week Range
$31.70
Now: $42.81
$47.74
Volume10.35 million shs
Average Volume18.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$195.56 billion
P/E Ratio17.19
Dividend Yield2.15%
Beta0.99
Comcast Corporation operates as a media and technology company worldwide. It operates through Cable Communications, Cable Networks, Broadcast Television, Filmed Entertainment, Theme Parks, and Sky segments. The Cable Communications segment offers cable services, including high-speed Internet, video, voice, and security and automation services to residential and business customers under the Xfinity name; and advertising services. The Cable Networks segment operates national cable networks that provide various entertainment, news and information, and sports content; regional sports and news networks; international cable networks; and various digital properties, including brand-aligned Websites, as well as engages in the cable television studio production operations. The Broadcast Television segment operates NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, NBC and Telemundo local broadcast television stations, broadcast television studio production operations, and various digital properties. The Filmed Entertainment segment produces, acquires, markets, and distributes filmed entertainment under the Universal Pictures, Illumination, DreamWorks Animation, and Focus Features names. It also develops, produces, and licenses stage plays; and distributes filmed entertainment produced by third parties. The Theme Parks segment operates Universal theme parks in Orlando, Florida; Hollywood, California; and Osaka, Japan. The Sky segment offers direct-to-consumer services, such as video, high-speed Internet, voice, and wireless phone services; and content services comprising operating entertainment networks, the Sky News broadcast network, and Sky Sports networks. The company also provides a wireless phone service under the Xfinity Mobile name; and owns the Philadelphia Flyers, as well as the Wells Fargo Center arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Comcast Corporation was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Cable & other pay television services
Sub-IndustryCable & Satellite
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CMCSA
CUSIP20030N10
Phone215-286-1700

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$108.94 billion
Cash Flow$6.00 per share
Book Value$18.56 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.06 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees190,000
Outstanding Shares4,568,100,000
Market Cap$195.56 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$42.81
-0.06 (-0.14 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Comcast's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Comcast's stock was trading at $37.91 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CMCSA shares have increased by 12.9% and is now trading at $42.81.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Comcast?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Comcast in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 18 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Comcast's next earnings date?

Comcast is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 22nd 2020.
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How were Comcast's earnings last quarter?

Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 30th. The cable giant reported $0.69 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.14. The cable giant earned $23.72 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $23.56 billion. Comcast had a net margin of 10.91% and a return on equity of 16.66%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 11.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.78 EPS.
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How often does Comcast pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Comcast?

Comcast announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 31st. Investors of record on Wednesday, October 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.23 per share on Wednesday, October 28th. This represents a $0.92 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.15%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, October 6th.
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When did Comcast's stock split? How did Comcast's stock split work?

Comcast shares split on Monday, February 20th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, January 26th 2017. The newly created shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Friday, February 17th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of Comcast stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for CMCSA?

26 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Comcast's shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $58.00. On average, they anticipate Comcast's share price to reach $48.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.2% from the stock's current price.
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Has Comcast been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CMCSA stock have been trending very negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Comcast earned a news sentiment score of -3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the cable giant a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.
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Are investors shorting Comcast?

Comcast saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 83,930,000 shares, an increase of 5.4% from the July 15th total of 79,660,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 20,480,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.1 days. Currently, 1.9% of the company's stock are short sold.
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Who are some of Comcast's key competitors?

Who are Comcast's key executives?

Comcast's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Brian L. Roberts, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael J. Cavanagh, Sr. EVP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. David L. Cohen, Sr. EVP & Chief Diversity Officer (Age 64)
  • Mr. Stephen B. Burke, Sr. Exec. VP (Age 60)
  • Mr. David N. Watson, Sr. Exec. VP (Age 61)

What is Comcast's stock symbol?

Comcast trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CMCSA."

Who are Comcast's major shareholders?

Comcast's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Viking Global Investors LP (0.62%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.43%), Swiss National Bank (0.41%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.30%), LSV Asset Management (0.27%) and PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.20%). Company insiders that own Comcast stock include Arthur R Block, Brian L Roberts, Daniel C Murdock, David L Cohen, David N Watson, Jeff Shell, Kenneth J Bacon, Sheldon M Bonovitz and Stephen B Burke.
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Which institutional investors are selling Comcast stock?

CMCSA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jennison Associates LLC, Alleghany Corp DE, Prudential PLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Hexavest Inc., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, and Intermede Investment Partners Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Comcast company stock in the last year include Brian L Roberts, Daniel C Murdock, David N Watson, Jeff Shell, Kenneth J Bacon, and Sheldon M Bonovitz.
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Which institutional investors are buying Comcast stock?

CMCSA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Viking Global Investors LP, SG Americas Securities LLC, Metropolis Capital Ltd, LSV Asset Management, RNC Capital Management LLC, ProShare Advisors LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., and St. James Investment Company LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Comcast?

Shares of CMCSA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Comcast's stock price today?

One share of CMCSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.81.

How big of a company is Comcast?

Comcast has a market capitalization of $195.56 billion and generates $108.94 billion in revenue each year. The cable giant earns $13.06 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.13 on an earnings per share basis. Comcast employs 190,000 workers across the globe.

What is Comcast's official website?

The official website for Comcast is corporate.comcast.com.

How can I contact Comcast?

Comcast's mailing address is One Comcast Center, Philadelphia PA, 19103. The cable giant can be reached via phone at 215-286-1700.

This page was last updated on 8/9/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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