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

$25.23
+0.05 (+0.20 %)
(As of 10/15/2019 10:29 AM ET)
Today's Range
$25.11
Now: $25.23
$25.35
50-Day Range
$24.74
MA: $26.79
$28.46
52-Week Range
$24.54
Now: $25.23
$38.00
Volume2,220 shs
Average Volume58,513 shs
Market Capitalization$10.18 billion
P/E Ratio5.96
Dividend Yield3.15%
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$16.38 per share
Book Value$18.52 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.72 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees10,400
Market Cap$10.18 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. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 16th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, October 1st. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.17%. 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 results on Thursday, August, 8th. The company reported $1.20 EPS 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 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Viacom's shares. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $34.00. On average, they anticipate Viacom's share price to reach $34.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 34.8% 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?

News coverage about VIA stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Viacom earned a news sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Viacom.

Are investors shorting Viacom?

Viacom saw a increase in short interest during 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 presently 5.5 days. Approximately 4.1% of the company's shares 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 $25.23.

How big of a company is Viacom?

Viacom has a market capitalization of $10.18 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:  324 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  316 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  640
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 10/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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