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Comcast Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

$45.55
+1.05 (+2.36 %)
(As of 10/14/2019 04:18 AM ET)
Today's Range
$44.63
Now: $45.55
$45.94
50-Day Range
$42.43
MA: $45.09
$46.89
52-Week Range
$32.61
Now: $45.55
$47.27
Volume18.61 million shs
Average Volume15.63 million shs
Market Capitalization$207.02 billion
P/E Ratio17.86
Dividend Yield1.89%
Beta1.08
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$5.10 per share
Book Value$16.02 per share

Profitability

Net Income$11.73 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees184,000
Outstanding Shares4,544,980,000
Market Cap$207.02 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (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, July 25th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, October 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Wednesday, October 23rd. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.84%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, October 1st. View Comcast's Dividend History.

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

Comcast's stock split on the morning of Monday, February 20th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, January 26th 2017. The newly issued shares were payable 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.

How were Comcast's earnings last quarter?

Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 25th. The cable giant reported $0.78 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.75 by $0.03. The cable giant earned $26.86 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $27.08 billion. Comcast had a return on equity of 17.50% and a net margin of 11.64%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 23.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.65 EPS. View Comcast's Earnings History.

When is Comcast's next earnings date?

Comcast is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Comcast.

How can I listen to Comcast's earnings call?

Comcast will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 24th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for CMCSA?

22 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Comcast's shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate Comcast's stock price to reach $49.32 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Comcast.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Comcast?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Comcast in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 20 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Comcast.

Has Comcast been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about CMCSA stock has trended negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring 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 five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Comcast earned a daily sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the cable giant a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely 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 drop in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 76,050,000 shares, a drop of 5.4% from the August 30th total of 80,390,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 16,350,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.7 days. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the 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), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walt Disney (DIS), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hexavest Inc. (0.07%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (0.05%), Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.03%), Pennsylvania Trust Co (0.02%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%). 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 major investors are selling Comcast stock?

CMCSA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Denali Advisors LLC, Hexavest Inc., Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA, Lau Associates LLC, M&R Capital Management Inc., Measured Wealth Private Client Group LLC, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.. 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 major investors are buying Comcast stock?

CMCSA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A., Pacer Advisors Inc., Abner Herrman & Brock LLC, HBW Advisory Services LLC, CX Institutional and Courier Capital LLC. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Comcast's stock price today?

One share of CMCSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.55.

How big of a company is Comcast?

Comcast has a market capitalization of $207.02 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:  1,094 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  439 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,533
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 10/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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