Vivendi SA Company Profile (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)

About Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)

Vivendi SA logoVivendi S.A. is engaged in media and content businesses. The Company operates businesses throughout the media value chain, from talent discovery to the creation, production and distribution of content. Its segments include Universal Music Group, Canal+ Group, Gameloft, Vivendi Village, New Initiatives and Corporate. Its Universal Music Group segment is engaged in the sale of recorded music, exploitation of music publishing rights, as well as artist services and merchandising. The Canal+ Group segment is engaged in publishing and distribution of pay-television channels. Gameloft segment is engaged in the creation and publishing of downloadable video games. Vivendi Village segment offers MyBestPro, Watchever, Radionomy, the venues L'Olympia and Theatre de L'Euvre and CanalOlympia in Africa, and Olympia Production. New Initiatives segment operates Dailymotion, Vivendi Content, Canal Factory and Group Vivendi Africa. Its Corporate segment is engaged in providing central services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $32.3513 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,247,889,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $23.42
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $21.49
  • 52 Week Range: $17.12 - $25.36
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 56.76
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.13
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $13.41 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.33
  • Book Value: $17.86 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.40
  • Annual Dividend: $0.32
  • Dividend Yield: 1.3%
  • EBIDTA: $998.93 million
  • Net Margins: 4.69%
  • Return on Equity: 4.07%
  • Return on Assets: 2.49%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.15%
  • Current Ratio: 1.27%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.25%
  • Average Volume: 34,723 shs.
  • Beta: 0.51

Frequently Asked Questions for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)

What is Vivendi SA's stock symbol?

Vivendi SA trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "VIVHY."

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

Vivendi SA announced a None dividend on Thursday, June 29th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 1st will be given a dividend of $0.319 per share on Thursday, May 25th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 27th. View Vivendi SA's Dividend History.

How were Vivendi SA's earnings last quarter?

Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, March, 2nd. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.05. Vivendi SA had a return on equity of 4.07% and a net margin of 4.69%. View Vivendi SA's Earnings History.

When will Vivendi SA make its next earnings announcement?

Vivendi SA is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Vivendi SA.

Who are some of Vivendi SA's key competitors?

Who are Vivendi SA's key executives?

Vivendi SA's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Vincent Bollore, Chairman of the Supervisory Board
  • Jean-Rene Fourtou, Honorary Chairman of the Supervisory Board
  • Arnaud Nicolas Philippe Maxime Georges Roy de Puyfontaine, Chairman of the Management Board
  • Philippe Benacin, Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board
  • Herve Philippe, Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Management Board
  • Simon Gillham, Member of the Management Board, Chairman of Vivendi Village and Senior Executive Vice President, Communications of Vivendi
  • Stephane Roussel, Chief Operating Officer, Member of the Management Board
  • Laurent Mairot, Executive Vice President, Head of Corporate Development and of Investor Relations
  • Frederic Raymond Crepin, General Counsel, Member of the Management Board, and Company Secretary
  • Tarak Ben Ammar, Independent Member of the Supervisory Board

How do I buy Vivendi SA stock?

Shares of Vivendi SA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vivendi SA's stock price today?

One share of Vivendi SA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.02.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS VIVHY)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  98 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  120 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  218
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vivendi SA and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/19/2017HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
9/1/2017Barclays PLCUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
9/1/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
1/10/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageUnderperformView Rating Details
10/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
9/21/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/22/2016BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform -> OutperformView Rating Details
2/9/2016MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
1/21/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
11/11/2015Banco SabadellDowngradeSellView Rating Details
10/6/2015Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
9/23/2015Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeUnderperform -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)
Earnings by Quarter for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)
Earnings History by Quarter for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS VIVHY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/2/2015$0.09$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.02 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.38 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)
Most Recent Dividend:5/25/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:1.28%
Payout Ratio:76.19% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
31.37% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
23.19% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)

Dividend History by Quarter for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS VIVHY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)
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Headline Trends for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)
Latest Headlines for Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVHY)
DateHeadline logoHSBC Holdings plc Upgrades Vivendi SA (VIVHY) to "Buy" - September 19 at 1:18 PM logoWhy Vivendi (VIVHY) Could Be an Impressive Growth Stock? - September 15 at 11:02 AM logoVivendi SA :VIVHY-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 14, 2017 - September 15 at 11:01 AM logoUBS AG Upgrades Vivendi SA (VIVHY) to "Buy" - September 13 at 10:34 AM logoUniversal Music Parent Company Vivendi Defends $4.6 Billion Havas Acquisition - September 4 at 7:44 AM logo[$$] Investors Need Patience to Invest in the Music Industry’s Recovery - September 2 at 10:13 AM logoVivendi SA (VIVHY) Lifted to "Equal Weight" at Barclays PLC - September 1 at 1:34 PM logoBollore's Ugly Deal Gets Uglier - September 1 at 10:48 AM logo[$$] Vivendi profits dip despite strong performance at Universal Music - September 1 at 10:48 AM logoFrance's Vivendi confirms outlook as second-quarter shows Canal Plus improving - September 1 at 10:48 AM logoEuropean Stocks Impress, Wall Street Futures Edge Higher Ahead of Payroll Report - September 1 at 10:48 AM logoDespacito Sends Vivendi Shares Soaring - September 1 at 10:48 AM logo[$$] Wait Before Investing in Music Industry's Recovery - September 1 at 10:48 AM logoVivendi SA (VIVHY) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - September 1 at 9:02 AM logoVivendi SA (VIVHY) Receives "Neutral" Rating from J P Morgan Chase & Co - September 1 at 7:50 AM logoItalian government to discuss Vivendi's influence on Telecom Italia - August 25 at 12:21 PM logoTIM says Vivendi's 'direction' role due to management change, JV - August 4 at 9:42 AM logoVivendi could avert sale of Mediaset stake with blind trust: regulatory source - August 3 at 8:36 AM logoVivendi amends plan to settle regulatory concerns in Italy, watchdog says - August 2 at 8:29 AM logoVivendi Completes $3 Billion Purchase of Bollore Group Stake in Havas - July 5 at 11:16 AM logoBollore lines up son Yannick to take over at Vivendi - June 2 at 9:06 PM logoPaddington Bear franchise finds new merchandise licensing partner in U.S. and Canada - May 25 at 6:37 AM logo[$$] Streaming Services Are Music to Vivendi's Ears - May 22 at 7:35 PM logoETFs with exposure to Vivendi SA : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 1:36 PM logo[$$] Ubisoft: game changer - May 17 at 9:44 PM logo[$$] 'Inner circle' outvoting minority shareholders - May 17 at 10:47 AM logoVivendi SA :VIVHY-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 16, 2017 - May 16 at 10:06 PM logo[$$] Vivendi offers ?2.3bn in cash for 60 per cent stake in Havas - May 14 at 11:56 AM logo[$$] Vivendi: eyes wide shut - May 13 at 2:43 AM logoVivendi, Havas Shares Surge After Bollore's $2.6 billion Bid for Advertizing Group - May 12 at 3:54 AM logoVivendi SA : VIVHY-US: Dividend Analysis : May 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 27, 2017 - April 29 at 10:29 PM logoExclusive: Vivendi to accelerate expansion in video games and advertising - sources - April 25 at 8:49 AM logoVivendi SA (VIVHY) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - April 17 at 10:00 AM logoETFs with exposure to Vivendi SA : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 1:21 PM logoVivendi ends 15-year U.S. lawsuit over big merger, to pay $26.4 mln - April 7 at 1:21 PM logoVivendi ends 15-year U.S. lawsuit over big merger, to pay $26.4 million - April 7 at 1:21 PM logoMediaset's dispute with Vivendi escalates on first day in court - March 21 at 3:16 PM logoVivendi SA (VIVHY) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - March 21 at 12:34 PM logoEuropean Stocks Fall on Earnings Upsets, Politics - February 25 at 4:15 AM logoEuropean Stocks Close Lower Monday, FTSE 100 Snaps Winning Streak - January 16 at 12:26 PM logoCoverage initiated on Vivendi by Credit Suisse - January 10 at 8:57 PM logoMarcus: Opportunities in abundance outside US - December 31 at 1:32 AM logo12:09 pm Vivendi announces the French newspaper 'Le Monde' published a page on a lawsuit from Harry Shearer vs the co alleging 'non-perceived rights and damages'; co states it has never received subpoena from Shearer - December 1 at 9:02 PM logo1:08 pm Vivendi confirms US Court of Appeals affirms Vivendi class action and GAMCO judgments, however rejected class action plaintiffs' arguments in their cross-appeal seeking to expand the class of plaintiffs and the scope of their claim - September 27 at 7:54 PM logoGoogle Criticizes EC's New Proposals on Digital Copyrights - September 14 at 8:11 PM logoVivendi SA misses by €0.02, misses on revenue - August 25 at 2:31 PM logoDr. Dre, Music Icon And Entrepreneur, Hits 15 Million Record Sales - August 13 at 7:38 PM logoJudge Says There Will Be No Rush To Divide Prince's $300 Million Estate - June 27 at 4:38 PM logoWatch These 4 Streaming Music Stocks - June 13 at 11:36 AM logoJean-Claude Decaux Dreamed Up New Places to Advertise - June 4 at 8:12 PM



Vivendi SA (VIVHY) Chart for Friday, September, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/22/2017 by Staff