Viacom needs a new boss in a hurry—or a sale, with CBS the most natural buyer. Last week Viacom said that it is losing interim CEO Tom Dooley in mid-November and keeping movie studio Paramount Pictures, which had been eyed for a partial sale. Viacom (VIAB) seems in a hurry to clear the slate of bad news, which could mean it is tidying up for a sale.
- The Wall Street Journal•yesterday
The vice chairman of Paramount Pictures is leaving the troubled Hollywood studio in the latest shake-up to hit corporate parent Viacom Inc., the executive said in an email.
- Bloomberg•2 days ago
Viacom Inc. is considering three internal candidates as part of its search to replace interim Chief Executive Officer Tom Dooley following a management shakeup at the struggling TV and movie company, according ...
Viacom, Inc. (VIA)
NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
|Bid||39.75 x 200|
|Ask||41.03 x 2000|
|Day's Range||39.65 - 40.47|
|52wk Range||39.65 - 47.17|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
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|P/E Ratio (ttm)||7.65|
|Avg Vol (3m)||61,039|
|Dividend & Yield||0.80 (2.01%)|