NASDAQ:VIAB - Viacom Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $26.01 -1.51 (-5.49 %) (As of 03/21/2019 08:27 AM ET)Previous Close$27.52Today's Range$25.96 - $26.9952-Week Range$23.31 - $34.44Volume10.92 million shsAverage Volume3.84 million shsMarket Capitalization$10.48 billionP/E Ratio6.31Dividend Yield2.91%Beta1.46 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.13 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Viacom in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $34.1818, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 31.42%. The high price target for VIAB is $37.00 and the low price target for VIAB is $30.00. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHoldConsensus Rating Score: 2.462.472.132.16Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)7 Hold Rating(s)6 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)8 Hold Rating(s)7 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)2 Sell Rating(s)16 Hold Rating(s)5 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)2 Sell Rating(s)17 Hold Rating(s)6 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $34.1818$34.5385$34.00$33.80Price Target Upside: 31.42% upside14.03% upside12.84% upside9.99% upsideViacom (NASDAQ:VIAB) Consensus Price Target History Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails2/5/2019Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$35.00Low1/24/2019Societe GeneraleDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium1/15/2019Pivotal ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$33.00 ➝ $36.00Low1/11/2019Imperial CapitalUpgradeIn-Line ➝ Outperform$30.00 ➝ $37.00Low12/28/2018B. RileyLower Price Target$39.00 ➝ $30.00Low12/7/2018Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperformLow11/29/2018Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$34.00Low11/21/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$29.00 ➝ $31.00Low11/5/2018UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$34.00High10/15/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$34.00Low9/20/2018MacquarieUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$34.00 ➝ $37.00Low7/10/2018Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$33.00Medium6/27/2018CfraReiterated RatingHold$35.00Low3/15/2018Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageHold ➝ Hold$33.00High3/15/2018Needham & Company LLCUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$40.00Low2/14/2018Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeUnderweight ➝ NeutralLow2/12/2018Deutsche BankBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$28.00 ➝ $33.00Low2/12/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$27.00 ➝ $34.00Low2/9/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$36.00Low2/9/2018Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Sector Perform$35.00Low2/9/2018GuggenheimReiterated RatingHold$35.00Low1/29/2018Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingHoldLow1/23/2018BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$33.00Low1/16/2018Rosenblatt SecuritiesDowngradeNeutral ➝ SellHigh11/24/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/A11/17/2017Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetBuy$44.00 ➝ $39.00N/A11/17/2017CowenReiterated RatingHold ➝ NeutralN/A11/17/2017Telsey Advisory GroupReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$42.00 ➝ $33.00N/A9/12/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingUnderperformLow8/9/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$52.00 ➝ $43.00Low6/12/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight$48.00Low4/10/2017FBR & CoBoost Price TargetMkt Perform ➝ Mkt Perform$45.00 ➝ $48.00Low(Data available from 3/21/2017 forward) This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is cost of goods sold important?