NASDAQ:CMCSA

Comcast Stock Forecast, Price & News

$53.57
-0.76 (-1.40 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$52.46
Now: $53.57
$53.88
50-Day Range
$52.10
MA: $54.88
$58.04
52-Week Range
$34.17
Now: $53.57
$58.58
Volume18.21 million shs
Average Volume18.72 million shs
Market Capitalization$245.39 billion
P/E Ratio24.02
Dividend Yield1.84%
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, wireless, and security and automation services to residential and business customers under the Xfinity brand, as well as sells advertising. 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 owns the Philadelphia Flyers, as well as the Wells Fargo Center arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and provides streaming service, such as Peacock. 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
Employees168,000
Year Founded1963

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$108.94 billion
Cash Flow$6.61 per share
Book Value$18.42 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.06 billion

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares4,580,656,000
Market Cap$245.39 billion
Next Earnings Date4/29/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Price Target Raised to $62.00
April 9, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Disney World's Top Rival Is Ready to Roar This Summer
April 7, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.83 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

1st out of 571 stocks

Cable & Other Pay Television Services Industry

1st out of 34 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$53.57
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Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Comcast a buy right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Comcast in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Comcast stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Comcast?

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When is Comcast's next earnings date?

Comcast is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 29th 2021.
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How can I listen to Comcast's earnings call?

Comcast will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, April 29th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Comcast's earnings last quarter?

Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 28th. The cable giant reported $0.56 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.08. The cable giant earned $27.71 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $26.79 billion. Comcast had a net margin of 9.90% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.45%. Comcast's revenue for the quarter was down 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.79 EPS.
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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 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CMCSA shares have increased by 41.3% and is now trading at $53.57.
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How often does Comcast pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Comcast?

Comcast announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 28th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, April 7th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, April 28th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 6th. This is a boost from Comcast's previous quarterly dividend of $0.23.
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Is Comcast a good dividend stock?

Comcast pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.84%. Comcast has been increasing its dividend for 10 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Comcast is 31.95%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Comcast will have a dividend payout ratio of 34.01% next year. This indicates that Comcast will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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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 payable to shareholders after the market closes 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?

17 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Comcast's shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect Comcast's share price to reach $57.39 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Comcast's key executives?

Comcast's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Brian L. Roberts, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 61, Pay $18.13M)
  • Mr. Michael J. Cavanagh, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55, Pay $11.49M)
  • Mr. David N. Watson, Pres & CEO of Comcast Cable (Age 63, Pay $7.93M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. David L. Cohen, Sr. Counselor (Age 66, Pay $7.37M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Melinda Lindsley, Operations Director
  • Mr. Daniel C. Murdock, Exec. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 47)
  • Mr. Matthew Zelesko, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Adam Louis Miller, Chief Admin. Officer & Exec. VP of NBCUniversal (Age 50)
  • Ms. Marci Ryvicker, Sr. VP of Investor Relations (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Jennifer J. Heller, Chief Compliance Officer, VP & Sr. Deputy Gen. Counsel

What is Brian L. Roberts' approval rating as Comcast's CEO?

4,762 employees have rated Comcast CEO Brian L. Roberts on Glassdoor.com. Brian L. Roberts has an approval rating of 85% among Comcast's employees.

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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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Metropolis Capital Ltd (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Hexavest Inc. (0.01%), Park National Corp OH (0.01%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%) and Stack Financial Management Inc (0.01%). Company insiders that own Comcast stock include Brian L Roberts, Daniel C Murdock, David L Cohen, David N Watson, Jeff Shell, Kenneth J Bacon, Maritza Gomez Montiel, 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 Hexavest Inc., Metropolis Capital Ltd, Pacer Advisors Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Canandaigua National Corp, Stack Financial Management Inc, First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services, and First Financial Bank Trust Division. Company insiders that have sold Comcast company stock in the last year include Daniel C Murdock, Jeff Shell, and Maritza Gomez Montiel.
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Which institutional investors are buying Comcast stock?

CMCSA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Everence Capital Management Inc., Park National Corp OH, Pensionfund Sabic, Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA, Chemung Canal Trust Co., NuWave Investment Management LLC, and Foundations Investment Advisors 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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Comcast's stock price today?

One share of CMCSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.57.

How much money does Comcast make?

Comcast has a market capitalization of $245.39 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.

How many employees does Comcast have?

Comcast employs 168,000 workers across the globe.

Does Comcast have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Comcast: AWTV, Adelphia Communications, American Cellular Network Corporation, BluVector, Blueface, Bravo Media LLC, BuddyTV, CNBC LLC, Centaur Funding Corporation, Comcast ABB Note Consolidation, Comcast Broadband Security, Comcast Business Communications, Comcast Cable Communications, Comcast Cable Communications Management, Comcast Cable Funding I, Comcast Corporation, Comcast Funding I, Comcast Holdings Corporation, Comcast IP Phone, Comcast Interactive Media, Comcast MO Investments, Comcast Nashville Finance, Comcast OTR1, Comcast Programming Holdings, Comcast Shared Services, Comcast Spectacor Ventures, Comcast SportsNet Chicago, Comcast of Arkansas/Florida/Louisiana/Minnesota/Mississippi/Tennessee, Comcast of Boston, Comcast of California II, Comcast of California III, Comcast of California IX, Comcast of California/Colorado, Comcast of California/Colorado/Florida/Oregon, Comcast of California/Colorado/Illinois/Indiana/Michigan, Comcast of California/Maryland/Pennsylvania/Virginia/West Virginia, Comcast of California/Massachusetts/Michigan/Utah, Comcast of Colorado IX, Comcast of Colorado/Florida/Michigan/New Mexico/Pennsylvania/Washington, Comcast of Colorado/Pennsylvania/West Virginia, Comcast of Connecticut, Comcast of Connecticut/Georgia/Massachusetts/New Hampshire/New York/North Carolina/Virginia/Vermont, Comcast of Delmarva, Comcast of Florida/Georgia/Illinois/Michigan, Comcast of Florida/Georgia/Pennsylvania, Comcast of Florida/Michigan/New Mexico/Pennsylvania/Washington, Comcast of Garden State, Comcast of Georgia/Illinois/Michigan, Comcast of Georgia/Pennsylvania, Comcast of Georgia/South Carolina, Comcast of Houston, Comcast of Illinois VI, Comcast of Illinois/Indiana/Ohio, Comcast of Illinois/West Virginia, Comcast of Maine/New Hampshire, Comcast of Maryland, Comcast of Massachusetts II, Comcast of Massachusetts III, Comcast of Minnesota, Comcast of New Jersey II, Comcast of Oregon II, Comcast of Philadelphia II, Comcast of Potomac, Comcast of South Jersey, Comcast of Southeast Pennsylvania, Comcast of Utah II, Comcast of the South, Contingent Network Services, DailyCandy, Deep Blue Communications, E! Entertainment Television, Fandango, FreeWheel, Greater Philadelphia Cablevision, Jones Intercable, Lenfest Communications, MSNBC Cable L.L.C., MediaOne, Metrological, NBC Olympics LLC, NBC Sports Network, NBC Subsidiary (KNBC-TV), NBC West, NBCU New Site Holdings LLC, NBCUniversal, NBCUniversal Enterprise, NBCUniversal Media, Notion, OneTwoSee, Open 4 Business Productions LLC, Pacific Regional Programming Partners, Patriot Media and Communications, Plaxo, PowerCloud Systems, Radiance, Sky, Sky CP Limited, Sky Deutschland Fernsehen GmbH & Co. KG, Sky German Holdings GmbH, Sky In-Home Service Limited, Sky Italia S.r.l., Sky Italian Holdings S.p.A., Sky Limited, Sky Subscribers Services Limited, Sky Telecommunications Services Limited, Sky UK Limited, Stringify, TGC, TechTV, Telemundo Network Group LLC, The700Level.com, This Technology Inc, TimeWarner Cable, USJ Co., Universal Cable Productions LLC, Universal City Development Partners, Universal City Studios LLC, Universal City Studios Productions LLLP, Universal Studios International B.V., Universal Studios LLC, Universal Studios Licensing LLC, Universal Studios Limited, Universal Television LLC, Universal Television Networks, Vehix, Visible World, Watchwith, Wilco Electronic Systems (Cable TV Business), XUMO, iControl Networks, and thePlatform.

When was Comcast founded?

Comcast was founded in 1963.

What is Comcast's official website?

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

Where are Comcast's headquarters?

Comcast is headquartered at One Comcast Center, Philadelphia PA, 19103.

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 4/11/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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