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NYSE:CBSCBS Stock Price, Forecast & News

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$40.77
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(As of 12/4/2019)
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Today's Range
$39.22
Now: $40.77
$41.78
50-Day Range
$36.88
MA: $40.16
$40.77
52-Week Range
$35.02
Now: $40.77
$53.71
Volume25.53 million shs
Average Volume3.65 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.28 billion
P/E Ratio7.86
Dividend Yield1.83%
Beta1.21
CBS Corporation operates as a mass media company worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Entertainment, Cable Networks, Publishing, and Local Media. The Entertainment segment distributes a schedule of news and public affairs broadcasts, and sports and entertainment programming; produces, acquires, and/or distributes programming, including series, specials, news, and public affairs; operates online content networks for information and entertainment; produces theatrical films; and digital streaming services. This segment also operates CBS Sports Network, a 24-hour cable program service that provides college sports and related content. The Cable Networks segment offers subscription program services, such as original series, theatrical feature films, documentaries, boxing and other sports-related programming, and special events, as well as a direct-to-consumer digital streaming subscription. This segment also operates Smithsonian Networks, which operates a channel featuring cultural, historical, scientific, and educational programs. The Publishing segment publishes and distributes adult and children's consumer books in printed, digital, and audio formats; develops special imprints and publishes titles based on the products of the company, as well as that of third parties; and distributes products for other publishers. This segment also delivers content; and promotes its products on its Websites, social media, and general Internet sites, as well as those related to individual titles. The Local Media segment owns 29 broadcast television stations; and operates local Websites, including content from its television stations. The company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.67 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Television broadcasting stations
Sub-IndustryBroadcasting
CUSIP12485720
Phone212-975-4321

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.51 billion
Cash Flow$5.96 per share
Book Value$7.52 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.96 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees12,770
Market Cap$15.28 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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CBS (NYSE:CBS) Frequently Asked Questions

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of CBS?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CBS in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for CBS.

When is CBS's next earnings date?

CBS is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 6th 2020. View our earnings forecast for CBS.

How were CBS's earnings last quarter?

CBS Co. (NYSE:CBS) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 12th. The media conglomerate reported $0.95 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.91 by $0.04. The media conglomerate earned $3.30 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.37 billion. CBS had a net margin of 18.98% and a return on equity of 44.13%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.24 EPS. View CBS's earnings history.

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

CBS announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 10th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Tuesday, October 1st. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, September 9th. View CBS's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for CBS?

16 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for CBS's shares. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate CBS's share price to reach $51.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for CBS.

Has CBS been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about CBS stock have been trending very negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. CBS earned a news sentiment score of -3.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the media conglomerate a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news about CBS.

Who are some of CBS's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of CBS own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other CBS investors own include Netflix (NFLX), Verizon Communications (VZ), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Citigroup (C), AT&T (T), Home Depot (HD), Boeing (BA), Bank of America (BAC) and Starbucks (SBUX).

Who are CBS's key executives?

CBS's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Joseph R. Ianniello, Pres & Acting CEO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Anthony G. Ambrosio, Consultant (Age 58)
  • Mr. Lawrence P. Tu, Sr. Advisor to CEO (Age 65)
  • Ms. Jo Ann Ross, Pres of Sales & Chief Advter. Revenue Officer
  • Ms. Christina Spade, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)

What is CBS's stock symbol?

CBS trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CBS."

What is CBS's stock price today?

One share of CBS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.77.

How big of a company is CBS?

CBS has a market capitalization of $15.28 billion and generates $14.51 billion in revenue each year. The media conglomerate earns $1.96 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.19 on an earnings per share basis. CBS employs 12,770 workers across the globe.

What is CBS's official website?

The official website for CBS is www.cbscorporation.com.

How can I contact CBS?

CBS's mailing address is 51 WEST 52ND STREET 35TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10019. The media conglomerate can be reached via phone at 212-975-4321 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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