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Comcast Stock Forecast, Price & News

$52.72
+0.48 (+0.92 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$51.89
Now: $52.72
$53.45
50-Day Range
$48.42
MA: $50.98
$53.40
52-Week Range
$31.70
Now: $52.72
$53.60
Volume22.78 million shs
Average Volume18.38 million shs
Market Capitalization$241.49 billion
P/E Ratio23.64
Dividend Yield1.75%
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; 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 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
Employees190,000
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$108.94 billion
Cash Flow$6.51 per share
Book Value$18.42 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.06 billion

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares4,580,656,000
Market Cap$241.49 billion
Next Earnings Date4/29/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.96 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: 2.4Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$52.72
+0.48 (+0.92 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Comcast a buy right now?

22 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Comcast in the last twelve months. There are currently 7 hold ratings, 14 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating 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?

Wall Street analysts have given Comcast a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Comcast wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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 were Comcast's earnings last quarter?

Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) announced its earnings results on Thursday, January, 28th. The cable giant reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.48 by $0.08. The cable giant had revenue of $27.71 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $26.79 billion. Comcast had a net margin of 9.90% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.45%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.79 EPS.
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How has Comcast's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Comcast's stock was trading at $37.91 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CMCSA stock has increased by 39.1% and is now trading at $52.72.
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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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.90%. 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 $0.92 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.76%. 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 29.39%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Comcast will have a dividend payout ratio of 31.29% 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's stock split on Monday, February 20th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, January 26th 2017. The newly issued shares were distributed 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?

22 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Comcast's shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate Comcast's stock price to reach $53.85 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.1% 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 (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)
  • Mr. David L. Cohen, Sr. Counselor (Age 66, Pay $7.37M)
  • 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
  • Ms. Marci Ryvicker, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (1.95%), Dodge & Cox (1.75%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (1.55%), Northern Trust Corp (1.15%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (1.04%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.97%). 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, 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 Clearbridge Investments LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Dodge & Cox, Mawer Investment Management Ltd., Nordea Investment Management AB, Vontobel Asset Management Inc., and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Comcast company stock in the last year include Daniel C Murdock, David N Watson, 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 FMR LLC, Trian Fund Management L.P., NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Principal Financial Group Inc., Bessemer Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, and KBC Group NV.
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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 $52.72.

How much money does Comcast make?

Comcast has a market capitalization of $241.49 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 190,000 workers across the globe.

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 3/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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