NASDAQ:CMCSA - Comcast Stock Price, News, & Analysis

$43.25
+0.69 (+1.62 %)
(As of 06/19/2019 06:42 AM ET)
Today's Range
$42.95
Now: $43.25
$43.61
50-Day Range
$40.97
MA: $42.45
$43.66
52-Week Range
$32.08
Now: $43.25
$43.96
Volume21.81 million shs
Average Volume18.69 million shs
Market Capitalization$196.29 billion
P/E Ratio16.96
Dividend Yield1.97%
Beta1.12
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$94.51 billion
Cash Flow$5.0585 per share
Book Value$16.02 per share

Profitability

Net Income$11.73 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees184,000
Outstanding Shares4,538,510,000
Market Cap$196.29 billion
Next Earnings Date7/25/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Comcast's stock symbol?

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

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

Comcast announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 9th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, July 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Wednesday, July 24th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.94%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, July 2nd. View Comcast's Dividend History.

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

Shares of Comcast split 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.

How were Comcast's earnings last quarter?

Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 25th. The cable giant reported $0.76 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.68 by $0.08. The cable giant had revenue of $26.86 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $27.27 billion. Comcast had a return on equity of 17.04% and a net margin of 12.34%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 17.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.66 earnings per share. View Comcast's Earnings History.

When is Comcast's next earnings date?

Comcast is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Comcast.

What price target have analysts set for CMCSA?

23 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Comcast's shares. Their predictions range from $21.00 to $57.00. On average, they anticipate Comcast's share price to reach $43.7155 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Comcast.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Comcast?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Comcast in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 17 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Comcast.

Has Comcast been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about CMCSA stock has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media 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 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the cable giant a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Comcast.

Are investors shorting Comcast?

Comcast saw a decline in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 62,597,770 shares, a decline of 6.3% from the April 15th total of 66,797,296 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 16,358,032 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.8 days. Approximately 1.4% of the company's stock are short sold. View Comcast's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Comcast's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Comcast own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Comcast investors own include AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Bank of America (bac), Intel (INTC), Walt Disney (DIS), General Electric (GE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Micron Technology (MU), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are Comcast's key executives?

Comcast's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Comcast's major shareholders?

Comcast's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (2.80%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (2.04%), Boston Partners (0.74%), Veritas Asset Management LLP (0.42%), Nordea Investment Management AB (0.38%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (0.30%). 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 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 Marshall Wace North America L.P., SG Americas Securities LLC, Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC, FMR LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Klingenstein Fields & Co. LLC and Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A.. Company insiders that have sold Comcast company stock in the last year include Arthur R Block, Brian L Roberts, Daniel C Murdock, David L Cohen, David N Watson, Kenneth J Bacon and Stephen B Burke. View Insider Buying and Selling for Comcast.

Which institutional investors are buying Comcast stock?

CMCSA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nordea Investment Management AB, Boston Partners, Janus Henderson Group PLC, SeaTown Holdings Pte. Ltd., Pacer Advisors Inc., KCL Capital L.P., Hexavest Inc. and Arvest Bank Trust Division. View Insider Buying and Selling 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Comcast's stock price today?

One share of CMCSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.25.

How big of a company is Comcast?

Comcast has a market capitalization of $196.29 billion and generates $94.51 billion in revenue each year. The cable giant earns $11.73 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.55 on an earnings per share basis. Comcast employs 184,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Comcast.

What is Comcast's official website?

The official website for Comcast is http://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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Comcast (NASDAQ CMCSA)

Community Ranking:  3.6 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,061 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  409 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,470
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Comcast and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CMCSA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CMCSA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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