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NASDAQ:CMCSAComcast Stock Price, Forecast & News

$39.29
-0.45 (-1.13 %)
(As of 07/9/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$39.02
Now: $39.29
$39.72
50-Day Range
$38.44
MA: $39.72
$43.12
52-Week Range
$31.70
Now: $39.29
$47.74
Volume15.30 million shs
Average Volume21.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$178.89 billion
P/E Ratio15.59
Dividend Yield2.32%
Beta0.97
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$5.94 per share
Book Value$18.42 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.06 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees190,000
Outstanding Shares4,553,030,000
Market Cap$178.89 billion
Next Earnings Date7/30/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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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 Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CMCSA stock has increased by 3.6% and is now trading at $39.29. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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." View analyst ratings for Comcast.

When is Comcast's next earnings date?

Comcast is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 30th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Comcast.

How can I listen to Comcast's earnings call?

Comcast will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, July 30th 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 earnings results on Thursday, April, 30th. The cable giant reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.02. The cable giant had revenue of $26.61 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $26.71 billion. Comcast had a net margin of 10.72% and a return on equity of 17.56%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down .9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.76 EPS. View Comcast's earnings history.

How often does Comcast pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Comcast?

Comcast announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 13th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, July 1st will be given a dividend of $0.23 per share on Wednesday, July 22nd. This represents a $0.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.34%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 30th. View Comcast's dividend history.

When did Comcast's stock split? How did Comcast's stock split work?

Comcast's stock split before market open on Monday, February 20th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, January 26th 2017. The newly created shares were issued 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?

26 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Comcast's stock. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $58.00. On average, they expect Comcast's share price to reach $48.08 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Comcast.

Has Comcast been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about CMCSA stock have trended neutral on Friday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Comcast earned a daily sentiment score of 0.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the cable giant a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news about Comcast.

Are investors shorting Comcast?

Comcast saw a decline in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 76,960,000 shares, a decline of 5.5% from the May 31st total of 81,480,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 27,210,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.8 days. Currently, 1.7% of the company's shares are short sold. View Comcast's Current Options Chain.

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.07%), Metropolis Capital Ltd (0.03%), Hexavest Inc. (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.02%) and DNB Asset Management AS (0.01%). Company insiders that own Comcast stock include Arthur R Block, Brian L Roberts, Daniel C Murdock, David L Cohen, David N Watson, Kenneth J Bacon, Sheldon M Bonovitz and Stephen B Burke. View institutional ownership trends for Comcast.

Which institutional investors are selling Comcast stock?

CMCSA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, HNP Capital LLC, Chesley Taft & Associates LLC, and Mount Yale Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Comcast company stock in the last year include Brian L Roberts, Daniel C Murdock, David N Watson, Kenneth J Bacon, and Sheldon M Bonovitz. View insider buying and selling activity for Comcast.

Which institutional investors are buying Comcast stock?

CMCSA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Metropolis Capital Ltd, Park National Corp OH, Canandaigua National Corp, Truehand Inc, Oak Asset Management LLC, LGT Capital Partners LTD., DNB Asset Management AS, and Arden Trust Co. View insider buying and selling activity for Comcast.

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 $39.29.

How big of a company is Comcast?

Comcast has a market capitalization of $178.89 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 7/10/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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