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Viacom Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:VIA)

$24.88
-0.47 (-1.85 %)
(As of 10/20/2019 02:14 AM ET)
Today's Range
$24.80
Now: $24.88
$25.53
50-Day Range
$24.74
MA: $26.66
$28.46
52-Week Range
$24.54
Now: $24.88
$38.00
Volume55,039 shs
Average Volume54,274 shs
Market Capitalization$10.04 billion
P/E Ratio5.95
Dividend Yield3.16%
Beta1.33
Viacom Inc operates media brands that create entertainment content worldwide. It operates through two segments, Media Networks and Filmed Entertainment. The Media Networks segment offers entertainment content, services, and related branded products for consumers through approximately 314 locally programmed and operated television channels, including Nickelodeon, MTV, BET, Comedy Central, Paramount Network, Nick Jr., VH1, TV Land, CMT, Logo, Channel 5, Milkshake!, 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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.94 billion
Cash Flow$16.26 per share
Book Value$18.52 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.72 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees10,400
Market Cap$10.04 billion
Next Earnings Date11/14/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Viacom (NASDAQ:VIA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Viacom's stock symbol?

Viacom trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VIA."

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

Viacom declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 5th. Investors of record on Monday, September 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, October 1st. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.22%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 13th. View Viacom's Dividend History.

How were Viacom's earnings last quarter?

Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIA) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 8th. The company reported $1.20 earnings per share for the quarter. The firm earned $3.36 billion during the quarter. Viacom had a net margin of 12.68% and a return on equity of 21.71%. View Viacom's Earnings History.

When is Viacom's next earnings date?

Viacom is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Viacom.

How can I listen to Viacom's earnings call?

Viacom will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 14th 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 VIA?

3 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Viacom's shares. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Viacom's stock price to reach $34.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 36.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Viacom.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Viacom?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Viacom in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Viacom.

Has Viacom been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about VIA stock has trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive 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 positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Viacom earned a media sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company 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 Viacom.

Are investors shorting Viacom?

Viacom saw a increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 406,500 shares, an increase of 21.3% from the August 30th total of 335,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 74,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.5 days. Currently, 4.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Viacom's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Viacom's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Viacom own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Viacom investors own include Viacom (VIAB), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), SunCoke Energy Partners (SXCP), Citigroup (C), SandRidge Permian Trust (PER), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Tesla (tsla).

Who are Viacom's key executives?

Viacom's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert Marc Bakish, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Wade Cullen Davis, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Ms. Christa A. D'Alimonte, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 50)
  • Ms. Doretha F. Lea, Exec. VP of Global Gov. Relations (Age 54)
  • Mr. Scott Morgan Mills, Pres of BET Networks (Age 51)

How do I buy shares of Viacom?

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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Viacom's stock price today?

One share of VIA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.88.

How big of a company is Viacom?

Viacom has a market capitalization of $10.04 billion and generates $12.94 billion in revenue each year. Viacom employs 10,400 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Viacom.

What is Viacom's official website?

The official website for Viacom is http://www.viacom.com/.

How can I contact Viacom?

Viacom'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 (NASDAQ VIA)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  326 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  317 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  643
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Viacom 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 10/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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