Comcast Company Profile (NASDAQ:CMCSK)

About Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK)

Comcast logoComcast Corporation is a media and technology company. The Company has two primary businesses: Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Its Comcast Cable business operates in the Cable Communications segment. Its NBCUniversal business operates in four business segments: Cable Networks, Broadcast Television, Filmed Entertainment and Theme Parks. Its Cable Communications segment consists of the operations of Comcast Cable, which provides video, high-speed Internet and voice services to residential customers under the XFINITY brand. Its Cable Networks segment consists of a portfolio of national cable networks. Its Broadcast Television segment operates the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks. Its Filmed Entertainment segment primarily produces, acquires, markets and distributes filmed entertainment across the world, and it also develops, produces and licenses live stage plays. Its Theme Parks segment consists primarily of its Universal theme parks in Orlando, Florida and Hollywood, California.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Broadcasting
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CMCSK
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $61.44
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $60.12
  • 52 Week Range: $51.26 - $64.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.59
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 11.98%
  • Return on Equity: 18.32%
  • Return on Assets: 5.56%
  • Average Volume: 3.58 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK)

What is Comcast's stock symbol?

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

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

Comcast announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 27th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, October 4th will be given a dividend of $0.1575 per share on Wednesday, October 25th. This represents a $0.63 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.09%. View Comcast's Dividend History.

How will Comcast's stock buyback program work?

Comcast declared that its board has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Tuesday, August 1st 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $12,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

Who are some of Comcast's key competitors?

Who are Comcast's key executives?

Comcast's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Brian L. Roberts, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Michael J. Cavanagh, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Executive Vice President
  • David N. Watson, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Arthur R. Block, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Stephen B. Burke, Senior Executive Vice President: President and Chief Executive Officer, NBC Universal Holdings and NBC Universal
  • David L. Cohen J.D., Senior Executive Vice President
  • Daniel C. Murdock, Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Kornelis Smit Jr., Non-Executive Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Edward D. Breen, Lead Independent Director
  • Sheldon M. Bonovitz, Director

How do I buy Comcast stock?

Shares of Comcast can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Comcast's stock price today?

One share of Comcast stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.00.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Comcast (NASDAQ CMCSK)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  119 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  100 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  219
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Comcast and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK)
Price Target History for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK)
Analysts' Ratings History for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK)
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Earnings History for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK)
Earnings by Quarter for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK)
Earnings History by Quarter for Comcast (NASDAQ CMCSK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2015Q3$0.80$0.80$18.67 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q2$0.83$0.84$18.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q4$0.76$0.77$17.73 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q3$0.71$0.73$16.79 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q2 2014$0.73$0.75$16.84 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q1 2014$0.64$0.68$17.41 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2014Q4$0.69$0.66$16.93 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013$0.64$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2013$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.25 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.72 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Comcast (NASDAQ CMCSK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK)
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Headline Trends for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK)
Latest Headlines for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSK)
DateHeadline logoFinancial Review: Comcast (CMCSK) and Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI) - October 17 at 6:30 AM logo2 Stocks Hedge Funds Love - October 5 at 11:13 AM logoComcast And The Boston Red Sox Unveil Updated Red Sox On Demand Library - October 5 at 11:13 AM logoCBS Corporation (CBS) vs. Comcast (CMCSK) Head to Head Survey - September 21 at 2:28 PM logoFriday’s Vital Data: AT&T Inc. (T), Walt Disney Co. (DIS) and Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) - September 8 at 9:59 AM logoComcast Corporation (CMCSA) Sinks on Potential Subscriber Declines - September 7 at 4:14 PM logoHere’s Why You Should Hold Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Stock in Your Portfolio - August 29 at 10:28 AM logoSYFY to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell - August 26 at 4:51 PM logoMovie Studios Considering Rental Plan with Apple (AAPL) and Comcast (CMCSA) - August 23 at 11:30 AM logoComcast (CMCSK) versus Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Critical Comparison - August 9 at 8:40 AM logoAT&T Inc. (T) Stock Could Go the Comcast Way After Its Merger - August 8 at 2:55 PM logoComcast (CMCSK) Board of Directors Announces Stock Repurchase Plan - August 1 at 11:06 AM logoComcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSK) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.16 - July 27 at 11:40 AM logoSprint Corp (S) Makes Sense Under Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) - July 3 at 2:28 PM logoBetter Buy: Comcast Corporation vs. DISH Network - May 30 at 1:59 PM logoComcast Corporation (CMCSA) Stock a Buy With 3 Impressive Catalysts - May 24 at 7:23 AM logoHow Comcast Corporation Makes Most of Its Money - May 13 at 1:14 PM logoComcast Corporation (CMCSA), Charter Communications, Inc. (CHTR) Wireless Partnership: 8 Things to Know - May 8 at 12:25 PM logo#CincoDeFallo: 4 Of The Worst Marketing Fails To Capitalize On Cinco De Mayo - May 5 at 12:20 PM logoStatistics Show Music Streaming Is Now Too Big To Fail...For The Music Industry - April 9 at 11:55 AM logoComcast Xfinity Mobile: 10 Thing to Know About Comcast’s New Unlimited Mobile Service - April 6 at 1:12 PM logoH/Cell Energy Appoints Two Board Members - April 5 at 8:32 AM logoMonday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL),, Inc. (AMZN) and Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) - April 3 at 9:11 AM logoComcast Xfinity Instant TV: 10 Things to Know About the New Streaming Video Service - March 28 at 2:01 PM logoBetter Buy: Comcast Corporation vs. Charter Communications - March 13 at 11:16 AM logoComcast Corporation (CMCSA) Stock Pops on Q4 Earnings Beat, 2-for-1 Split - January 26 at 1:59 PM logoThe Latest: Comcast wants to tackle bad home internet - January 4 at 10:29 PM logoThe Latest at CES: HTC's Netflix for virtual reality - January 4 at 10:29 PM logoIs Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Stock Rolling Over? - October 18 at 6:42 AM logoComcast Corporation Does Best Wells Fargo & Co. Impression, Gets Slapped on the Wrist - October 11 at 4:12 PM logoComcast Hit With $2.3 Million Fine Stemming From Complaints Of Charges For Unauthorized Services - October 11 at 2:46 PM logoNBC Buys In Bulk On 'Superstore' With Full Season Order - September 26 at 11:32 AM logo'This Is Us' And 'Bull' Continue Strong Premiere For Networks; 'Scream Queens' Still Voiceless - September 22 at 12:43 PM



Comcast (CMCSK) Chart for Thursday, October, 19, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/19/2017 by Staff

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