NYSE:CBSCBS Stock Price, Forecast & News Notice: This company has been marked as potentially delisted and may not be actively trading. Adding Choose a watchlist: Adding You have already added five stocks to your watchlist. Upgrade to MarketBeat Daily Premium to add more stocks to your watchlist. Adding CBS Co. Please log in to your account or sign up in order to add this asset to your watchlist. Log In and Add $40.77 0.00 (0.00 %) (As of 12/4/2019) Add Compare Share Today's Range$39.22Now: $40.77▼$41.7850-Day Range$36.88MA: $40.16▼$40.7752-Week Range$35.02Now: $40.77▼$53.71Volume25.53 million shsAverage Volume3.65 million shsMarket Capitalization$15.28 billionP/E Ratio7.86Dividend Yield1.83%Beta1.21 ProfileAnalyst RatingsDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media 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.Read More Beat the Market (BTM) Rank™ 3.2 Analyst's Opinion Consensus RatingCBS has received a consensus rating of Hold. The company's average rating score is 2.47, and is based on 11 buy ratings, 3 hold ratings, and 3 sell ratings.Price Target Upside/DownsideAccording to analysts' consensus price target of $51.67, CBS has a potential upside of 26.7% from its current price of $40.77.Amount of Analyst CoverageCBS has received no research coverage in the past 90 days. Previous Next 3.5 Community Rank Outperform VotesCBS has received 1,361 “outperform” votes. (Add your “outperform” vote.)Underperform VotesCBS has received 600 “underperform” votes. (Add your “underperform” vote.)Community SentimentCBS has received 69.40% “outperform” votes from our community.MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CBS and other stocks. Vote “Outperform” if you believe CBS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote “Underperform” if you believe CBS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. Previous Next 3.3 Dividend Strength Dividend LeadershipCBS is a leading dividend payer. It pays a dividend yield of 1.83%, putting its dividend yield in the top 25% of dividend-paying stocks.Dividend GrowthCBS does not have a long track record of dividend growth.Dividend CoverageThe dividend payout ratio of CBS is 13.87 %. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.Dividend SustainabilityBased on earnings estimates, CBS will have a dividend payout ratio of 13.43 % next year. This indicates that CBS will be able to sustain or increase its dividend. Previous Next 1.0 Company Ownership Insider Buying vs. Insider SellingIn the past three months, CBS insiders have not sold or bought any company stock.Percentage Held by InsidersOnly 0.56% of the stock of CBS is held by insiders.Percentage Held by Institutions76.99% of the stock of CBS is held by institutions. High institutional ownership can be a signal of strong market trust in this company. Previous Next 3.1 Earnings and Valuation Earnings GrowthEarnings for CBS are expected to grow by 8.06% in the coming year, from $4.96 to $5.36 per share.Price to Earnings Ratio vs. the MarketThe P/E ratio of CBS is 7.86, which means that it is trading at a less expensive P/E ratio than the market average P/E ratio of about 11.38.Price to Earnings Ratio vs. SectorThe P/E ratio of CBS is 7.86, which means that it is trading at a less expensive P/E ratio than the Consumer Discretionary sector average P/E ratio of about 16.08.Price to Earnings Growth RatioCBS has a PEG Ratio of 0.73. PEG Ratios below 1 indicate that a company could be undervalued.Price to Book Value per Share RatioCBS has a P/B Ratio of 5.42. P/B Ratios above 3 indicate that a company could be overvalued with respect to its assets and liabilities. Previous Next Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -Overall Beat the Market Rank™2.84 out of 5 stars Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Television broadcasting stations Sub-IndustryBroadcasting SectorConsumer Discretionary Current SymbolNYSE:CBS Previous Symbol CUSIP12485720 CIK813828 Webhttp://www.cbscorporation.com/ Phone212-975-4321Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.04 Current Ratio1.52 Quick Ratio1.05Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio7.86 Forward P/E Ratio8.22 P/E Growth0.73 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$14.51 billion Price / Sales1.05 Cash Flow$5.96 per share Price / Cash Flow6.84 Book Value$7.52 per share Price / Book5.42Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.19 Net Income$1.96 billion Net Margins18.98% Return on Equity44.13% Return on Assets7.94%Miscellaneous Employees12,770 Outstanding Shares374,726,000Market Cap$15.28 billion Next Earnings Date4/30/2020 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Receive CBS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CBS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. CBS (NYSE:CBS) Frequently Asked Questions Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of CBS? 17 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 11 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, April 30th 2020. View our earnings forecast for CBS. How were CBS's earnings last quarter? CBS Co. (NYSE:CBS) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 12th. The media conglomerate reported $0.95 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.91 by $0.04. The media conglomerate earned $3.30 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.37 billion. CBS had a return on equity of 44.13% and a net margin of 18.98%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.24 EPS. View CBS's earnings history. How often does CBS pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CBS? CBS declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 1st. Investors of record on Tuesday, September 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share on Tuesday, October 1st. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.77%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, September 9th. View CBS's dividend history. What price target have analysts set for CBS? 17 brokers have issued 12-month target prices 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 twelve months. 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? Media coverage about CBS stock has trended very negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. CBS earned a news impact score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the media conglomerate a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutCBS. Who are some of CBS's key competitors? Some companies that are related to CBS include Discovery Communications (DISCA), Liberty Media Formula One Series A (FWONA), Nexstar Media Group (NXST), Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI), Central European Media Enterprises (CETV), Saga Communications (SGA), Entravision Communication (EVC), Entercom Communications (ETM), Beasley Broadcast Group (BBGI) and Salem Media Group (SALM). 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), AT&T (T), Walt Disney (DIS), Citigroup (C), Home Depot (HD), Intel (INTC), Bank of America (BAC), Starbucks (SBUX) and Boeing (BA). 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 OfficerMs. 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." Who are CBS's major shareholders? CBS's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own CBS stock include Anthony G Ambrosio, Gary L Countryman, Gil D Schwartz, Jonathan Anschell, Joseph R Ianniello and Leslie Moonves. View institutional ownership trends for CBS. Which institutional investors are buying CBS stock? CBS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for 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. View additional information about CBS. What is CBS's official website? The official website for CBS is http://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 4/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a price target?