|Bid||25.91 x 1000|
|Ask||26.15 x 100|
|Day's Range||23.91 - 26.35|
|52 Week Range||22.13 - 46.72|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||7.20|
|Earnings Date||Feb 7, 2018 - Feb 12, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.80 (3.24%)|
|1y Target Est||32.84|
The producers of "Padmavati" - a Bollywood movie based on an epic poem about a Rajput queen, said on Sunday they had indefinitely delayed the release of the film, which has been accused of distorting history and has sparked protests. "We have faith that we will soon obtain the requisite clearances to release the film.
U.S. equities rebounded strongly on Thursday as the House GOP passed its tax-reform proposal and the classic buy-the-dip mentality appeared after a couple of weeks of weakness (especially in small-cap stocks). Treasury bonds were weaker, the dollar climbed, gold was little changed, and oil lost 0.3%.
Shares of Viacom (VIAB) sank to the bottom of the S&P 500 index after the media giant delivered a mixed quarter and a dim outlook for next year, The shares fell 3.74% to close at $23.69 on a day when the S&P 500 rose almost 0.9%, making it the worst-performing stock in the index. Viacom’s stock has rallied a bit in after-hours trading, up 3.4% to $24.50 a share. The owner of MTV and Comedy Central said it earned 77 cents a share, which fell short of the 86 cents expected by analysts, even though revenue rose 2.9% to $3.32 billion, beating the consensus of $3.23 billion.
The 2017 MTV EMAs on Sunday, 12 November, 2017 proved to be the world’s biggest night in music. Across all markets where audience information is currently available, the show’s ratings grew +7% and for all individuals and +9% for 15-34 versus the previous year.
Stocks finish sharply higher on Thursday as positive earnings from Walmart and Cisco give their shares a boost.
This is up from its earnings per share of 69 cents from the same time last year. During its fiscal fourth quarter of 2017, Viacom, Inc. reported operating income of $705 million. This is an increase over its operating income of $332 million that was reported in its fiscal fourth quarter of 2016.
Viacom said ratings gains at its core TV networks helped it halt a yearslong slide in domestic ad revenue in the most recent quarter. But the company expects declines in distribution revenue to continue ...
The largest U.S. cable and satellite companies have shed more than a million subscribers so far this year, a situation that has left them less willing to pay for Viacom's programs. Improving affiliate revenue - the sales Viacom generates from distributors - has been a key focus of Viacom Chief Executive Bob Bakish since he took the helm late last year.
Viacom shares fell as much as 9 per cent on Thursday morning after the owner of MTV, Nickelodeon and Paramount warned of a drop in fees from the cable companies and satellite TV providers that pay to carry ...
Viacom (VIAB) witnessed a decline in domestic affiliate revenues in Q4, hurt by decrease in subscribers. The company, however, performed very well on the international front.
Viacom reported fourth-quarter earnings on Thursday, missing Wall Street's earnings estimate but beating revenue projections. The company expects subscribers to its cable networks to drop further in 2018....
Stocks are sharply higher on Thursday as positive earnings from Walmart and Cisco give their shares a boost.
The New York-based media company beat analyst estimates on revenue as U.S. advertising sales improved to their strongest since 2014. Like other media companies, Viacom has struggled to boost ratings and advertising as viewers increasingly watch their favorite shows on electronic devices and phones.
Viacom (VIAB) is sinking on Thursday morning, following its mixed fiscal fourth-quarter earnings. The media giant said it earned 77 cents a share, below the 86 cents that analysts were expecting, even though revenue rose 2.9% year over year to $3.34 billion, above the $3.23 billion consensus. Analysts are weighing in on the results this morning, and none seem particularly excited about Viacom's prospects.
Among the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Thursday's session are Amazon.com Inc., Apple Inc., Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Cisco Systems Inc. and Procter & Gamble Company.
Stock futures are sharply higher on Thursday, Nov. 16, as positive earnings from Walmart and Cisco give their shares a premarket boost.