Comcast Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.39 (-0.66 %)
(As of 07/27/2021 04:23 PM ET)
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Volume860,433 shs
Average Volume12.56 million shs
Market Capitalization$267.10 billion
P/E Ratio23.05
Dividend Yield1.71%
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About Comcast

Comcast Corp. is a media, entertainment, and communications company, which engages in the provision of video, Internet, and phone services. It operates through the following segments: Cable Communications, Cable Networks, Broadcast Television, Filmed Entertainment, Theme Parks and Sky. The Cable Communications segment provides video, Internet, voice, and security and automation services under the Xfinity brand. The Cable Networks segment consists of national cable networks, regional sports, news networks, international cable networks, and cable television studio production operations. The Broadcast Television segment includes NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks. The Filmed Entertainment segment involves in the production, acquisition, marketing, and distribution of filmed entertainment. The Theme Parks segment consists of Universal theme parks in Orlando, Florida; Hollywood, California; and Osaka, Japan. The Sky segment Consists of the operations of Sky, one of Europe's entertainment companies, which primarily includes a direct-to-consumer business, providing video, high-speed internet, voice and wireless phone services, and a content business, operating entertainment networks, the Sky News broadcast network and Sky Sports networks. The company was founded by Ralph J. Roberts in 1963 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.


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2.97 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

2nd out of 618 stocks

Cable & Other Pay Television Services Industry

1st out of 35 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Comcast a buy right now?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Comcast in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 16 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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, July 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, July 29th at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 855-859-2056 with passcode "2883365".

How were Comcast's earnings last quarter?

Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) announced its earnings results on Thursday, April, 29th. The cable giant reported $0.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.59 by $0.17. The cable giant earned $27.21 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $26.83 billion. Comcast had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.75% and a net margin of 11.25%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.77 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 (WHO). Since then, CMCSA shares have increased by 54.2% and is now trading at $58.47.
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How often does Comcast pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Comcast?

Comcast announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 25th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, July 7th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, July 28th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.71%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, July 6th.
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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 1.71%. 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 38.31%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Comcast will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.74% 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?

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 minted 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?

17 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Comcast's shares. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate Comcast's share price to reach $63.68 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Comcast's key executives?

Comcast's management team includes the following people:
  • Brian L. Roberts, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Michael J. Cavanagh, Chief Financial Officer
  • Jeff Votaw, Vice President-Engineering
  • Candy Lawson, Chief Compliance Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Dalila Wilson-Scott, Chief Diversity Officer & Executive Vice President

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

4,762 employees have rated Comcast CEO Brian L. Roberts on 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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bristol John W & Co. Inc. NY (0.05%), TCW Group Inc. (0.04%), Metropolis Capital Ltd (0.04%), Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.03%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.03%) and Welch & Forbes LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own Comcast stock include Brian L Roberts, Daniel C Murdock, David N Watson, Jeff Shell, Kenneth J Bacon, Maritza Gomez Montiel and Sheldon M Bonovitz.
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Which major investors are selling Comcast stock?

CMCSA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Heritage Wealth Advisors, Bristol John W & Co. Inc. NY, Royal Harbor Partners LLC, Raymond James Trust N.A., New England Research & Management Inc., TIAA FSB, Fulton Bank N.A., and Heritage Way Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Comcast company stock in the last year include Brian L Roberts, Jeff Shell, Kenneth J Bacon, and Maritza Gomez Montiel.
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Which major investors are buying Comcast stock?

CMCSA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Metropolis Capital Ltd, Manning & Napier Group LLC, TCW Group Inc., Country Trust Bank, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Tandem Investment Advisors Inc., and Brookstone Capital Management.
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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 $58.47.

How much money does Comcast make?

Comcast has a market capitalization of $267.83 billion and generates $103.56 billion in revenue each year. The cable giant earns $10.53 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.61 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,, 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

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 7/27/2021 by Staff
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