NASDAQ:VIA - Viacom, Inc. Class A Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$32.10 -0.45 (-1.38 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$32.10
Today's Range$32.00 - $32.70
52-Week Range$28.20 - $42.55
Volume13,268 shs
Average Volume24,649 shs
Market Capitalization$13.10 billion
P/E Ratio8.37
Dividend Yield2.46%
Beta1.25
Viacom, Inc. Class A logoViacom, Inc. operates media brands that create entertainment content worldwide. The company creates television programs, motion pictures, short-form content, games, consumer products, podcasts, live events, and social media experiences. It operates through two segments, Media Networks and Filmed Entertainment. The Media Networks segment provides entertainment content and related branded products for consumers through approximately 300 locally programmed and operated TV channels, including Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., MTV, BET, Comedy Central, SPIKE, VH1, TV Land, CMT, Logo, Channel 5, Telefe, Colors, Paramount Channel, TeenNick, Nicktoons, Nick Music, MTV2, MTV Classic, MTV Live, BET Her, BET Gospel, and BET Hip Hop, as well as through online, mobile, and apps. The Filmed Entertainment segment produces, finances, acquires, and distributes motion pictures, television programming, and other entertainment content under the Paramount Pictures, Paramount Players, Paramount Animation, Paramount Television, Nickelodeon Movies, and MTV Films brands. This segment exhibits motion pictures theatrically through home entertainment, licensing to television and digital platforms, and ancillary activities. The company releases its content through DVDs, Blu-ray discs, transactional video-on-demand, subscription video-on-demand, pay television, cable television, free television, and free video-on-demand, as well as airlines and hotels. Viacom, Inc. is headquartered in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Family clothing stores
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNASDAQ:VIA
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-258-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.47
Current Ratio1.53
Quick Ratio1.24

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio8.37
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$13.26 billion
Price / Sales0.97
Cash Flow$15.8911 per share
Price / Cash2.02
Book Value$15.21 per share
Price / Book2.11

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$1.87 billion
Net Margins16.74%
Return on Equity24.97%
Return on Assets6.76%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares402,600,000
Market Cap$13,104.63

Viacom, Inc. Class A (NASDAQ:VIA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Viacom, Inc. Class A's stock symbol?

Viacom, Inc. Class A trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VIA."

How often does Viacom, Inc. Class A pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Viacom, Inc. Class A?

Viacom, Inc. Class A announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Monday, July 2nd. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.49%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th. View Viacom, Inc. Class A's Dividend History.

How were Viacom, Inc. Class A's earnings last quarter?

Viacom, Inc. Class A (NASDAQ:VIA) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company reported $0.92 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.79 by $0.13. The business earned $3.15 billion during the quarter. Viacom, Inc. Class A had a net margin of 16.74% and a return on equity of 24.97%. View Viacom, Inc. Class A's Earnings History.

When is Viacom, Inc. Class A's next earnings date?

Viacom, Inc. Class A is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 9th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Viacom, Inc. Class A.

What price target have analysts set for VIA?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Viacom, Inc. Class A's stock. Their predictions range from $27.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Viacom, Inc. Class A's share price to reach $39.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Viacom, Inc. Class A.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Viacom, Inc. Class A?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Viacom, Inc. Class A in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Viacom, Inc. Class A's key competitors?

Who are Viacom, Inc. Class A's key executives?

Viacom, Inc. Class A's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Wade Cullen Davis, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)
  • Ms. Doretha F. Lea, Exec. VP of Global Gov. Relations (Age 53)
  • Mr. Scott Morgan Mills, Pres of BET Networks (Age 50)
  • Mr. Robert Marc Bakish, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Sumner M. Redstone, Founder and Chairman Emeritus (Age 94)

Has Viacom, Inc. Class A been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about VIA stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Viacom, Inc. Class A earned a media sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 45.37 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Viacom, Inc. Class A's major shareholders?

Viacom, Inc. Class A's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include James Investment Research Inc. (0.01%), Contravisory Investment Management Inc. (0.00%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Viacom, Inc. Class A.

Which institutional investors are buying Viacom, Inc. Class A stock?

VIA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including James Investment Research Inc., Contravisory Investment Management Inc. and Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for Viacom, Inc. Class A.

How do I buy shares of Viacom, Inc. Class A?

Shares of VIA 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 Viacom, Inc. Class A's stock price today?

One share of VIA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.10.

How big of a company is Viacom, Inc. Class A?

Viacom, Inc. Class A has a market capitalization of $13.57 billion and generates $13.26 billion in revenue each year.

How can I contact Viacom, Inc. Class A?

Viacom, Inc. Class A's mailing address is 1515 BROADWAY, NEW YORK NY, 10036. The company can be reached via phone at 212-258-6000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Viacom, Inc. Class A (NASDAQ VIA)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  265 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  249 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  514
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Viacom, Inc. Class A and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VIA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VIA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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