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NASDAQ:CMCSAComcast Stock Price, Forecast & News

$40.07
-0.26 (-0.64 %)
(As of 07/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$40.00
Now: $40.07
$40.35
50-Day Range
$38.09
MA: $39.65
$43.12
52-Week Range
$31.70
Now: $40.07
$47.74
Volume18.41 million shs
Average Volume20.91 million shs
Market Capitalization$182.44 billion
P/E Ratio15.90
Dividend Yield2.28%
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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$108.94 billion
Cash Flow$5.97 per share
Book Value$18.42 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.06 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees190,000
Outstanding Shares4,553,030,000
Market Cap$182.44 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 COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CMCSA shares have increased by 5.7% and is now trading at $40.07. 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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 30th. The cable giant reported $0.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.02. The cable giant had revenue of $26.61 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $26.71 billion. Comcast had a net margin of 10.72% and a return on equity of 17.56%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down .9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.76 earnings per share. View Comcast's earnings history.

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

Comcast declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 13th. Investors 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 yield of 2.30%. 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?

Shares of Comcast split before market open on Monday, February 20th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, January 26th 2017. The newly issued shares were issued 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 stock. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $58.00. On average, they expect Comcast's stock price to reach $48.08 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.0% 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 negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Comcast earned a media sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage 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 future. View the latest news about Comcast.

Are investors shorting Comcast?

Comcast saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 76,960,000 shares, a drop 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 presently 2.8 days. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the company 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 investors include Metropolis Capital Ltd (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.01%), Park National Corp OH (0.01%), M&R Capital Management Inc. (0.00%) and Woodstock Corp (0.00%). 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 major investors are selling Comcast stock?

CMCSA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, HNP Capital LLC, Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC, Diversified Trust Co, Fulton Bank N. A., Windsor Group LTD, and M&R Capital Management Inc.. 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 major 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, Truehand Inc, DNB Asset Management AS, BEAM Asset Management LLC, Beacon Financial Advisory LLC, TRUE Private Wealth Advisors, and Anderson Hoagland & 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 $40.07.

How big of a company is Comcast?

Comcast has a market capitalization of $182.44 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 7/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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