VIAB - Viacom Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
30.18
-0.36 (-1.18%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close30.54
Open30.54
Bid29.94 x 800
Ask0.00 x 4000
Day's Range30.14 - 30.68
52 Week Range23.31 - 34.44
Volume2,746,576
Avg. Volume4,813,561
Market Cap12.469B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.30
PE Ratio (TTM)8.09
EPS (TTM)3.73
Earnings DateMay 2, 2018 - May 7, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield0.80 (2.85%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-03-14
1y Target Est34.68
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  • The Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB) Share Price Is Down 64% So Some Shareholders Are Wishing They Sold
    Simply Wall St.2 days ago

    The Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB) Share Price Is Down 64% So Some Shareholders Are Wishing They Sold

    Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) shareholders should be happy to see the share price up 16% in the last month. But that doesn't change the fact that the returns over the last half decade have been disappointing. In that time the sh...

  • BET Networks Announces the Return of All Inspiring Gospel Competition Series, “Sunday Best,” for Its Ninth Season
    Business Wire4 days ago

    BET Networks Announces the Return of All Inspiring Gospel Competition Series, “Sunday Best,” for Its Ninth Season

    After a four-year hiatus, America’s most inspirational singing competition, “Sunday Best,” makes its triumphant return to BET, as a new and improved Season 9 takes over Sunday nights beginning in June.

  • TheStreet.com5 days ago

    Viacom: Why Now Is a Good Time to Invest

    For at least the last two to three years, markets speculated that Viacom management would come to its senses and merge with CBS. Viacom did not provide any details to the renewal but the markets rewarded the stock that day anyhow.

  • Should Netflix Be Wary of Competition from Disney+?
    Market Realist5 days ago

    Should Netflix Be Wary of Competition from Disney+?

    Why Disney Stock Surged and Netflix Stock Tumbled on April 12(Continued from Prior Part)Disney’s streaming service The Walt Disney Company (DIS) is launching its streaming service, Disney+, in November 2019, offering customers another streaming

  • Here’s What Hedge Funds Think About Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)
    Insider Monkey6 days ago

    Here’s What Hedge Funds Think About Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)

    Is Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) a good investment right now? We check hedge fund and billionaire investor sentiment before delving into hours of research. Hedge funds spend millions of dollars on Ivy League graduates, expert networks, and get tips from investment bankers and industry insiders. Sure they sometimes fail miserably but historically their consensus stock picks […]

  • Can CBS and Viacom Make a Deal This Time?
    Market Realist6 days ago

    Can CBS and Viacom Make a Deal This Time?

    Inside Media Companies' Transformation Efforts: DISCA, VIAB, CBS(Continued from Prior Part)Viacom averted potential revenue loss of $1.0 billionThe talks to combine CBS (CBS) and Viacom (VIAB) (VIA) could restart any time. The New York Post reported

  • What Is Viacom Getting in T-Mobile Deal?
    Market Realist6 days ago

    What Is Viacom Getting in T-Mobile Deal?

    Inside Media Companies' Transformation Efforts: DISCA, VIAB, CBS(Continued from Prior Part)Another opportunity for Viacom to extend content reachViacom (VIAB) and T-Mobile (TMUS) this month announced a content distribution agreement where Viacom

  • TheStreet.com6 days ago

    CBS and Viacom Merger Talks Are Now Back On - Report

    Until there is clarity over the future of the two companies it seems unlikely that a permanent replacement for ousted CBS CEO Les Moonves will get named.

  • Why Viacom (VIAB) Could Beat Earnings Estimates Again
    Zacks7 days ago

    Why Viacom (VIAB) Could Beat Earnings Estimates Again

    Viacom (VIAB) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.

  • Business Wire7 days ago

    MTV's Resurgence Continues with Premiere of "Double Shot at Love with DJ Pauly D and Vinny” #1 Cable Reality Launch of 2019

    On the heels of MTV’s 7th consecutive quarter of YoY prime growth – best streak in MTV history– “Double Shot at Love with DJ Pauly D and Vinny” is the network’s highest-rated series premiere in five years. Thursday night’s debut scored an impressive 0.82 rating delivering nearly one million viewers across the commercial-free premiere.

  • Barrons.com11 days ago

    CBS Stock Is Just Too Cheap, Analyst Says

    Yes, it has had troubles. But the company owns most of its own content and two of the top 10 streaming services on the market by number of subscribers, analyst Daniel Kurnos says.

  • Bloomberg12 days ago

    T-Mobile's Foray Into Pay TV Looks a Lot Like a Cable Bundle

    Ignoring the trend toward less or no hardware, T-Mobile is introducing TVision, a cookbook-size box that must be plugged into home broadband connections. The $100-a-month, in-home TV package will be offered in eight cities, starting with 150 channels, including local broadcasts and regional sports networks. Some streaming apps like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video will be loaded on the device, though they’ll require separate subscriptions.

  • Viacom's Pluto TV, BBC Come Together for a Content Deal
    Zacks13 days ago

    Viacom's Pluto TV, BBC Come Together for a Content Deal

    Viacom's (VIAB) Pluto TV enters into a content licensing deal with BBC Studios to showcase about 700 hours of BBC content on its free streaming service from this May.

  • Markit13 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Viacom Inc.

    Viacom Inc NASDAQ/NGS:VIABView full report here! Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is positive and improving * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is low for VIAB with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Money flowETF/Index ownership | PositiveETF activity is positive. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding VIAB is favorable, with net inflows of $26.46 billion. This is among the highest net inflows seen over the last one-year and the rate of additional inflows appears to be increasing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | PositiveAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Services sector is rising. The rate of growth is strong relative to the trend shown over the past year, and is accelerating. Credit worthinessCredit default swap | PositiveThe current level displays a positive indicator with a strengthening bias over the past 1-month. VIAB credit default swap spreads are decreasing and near the lowest level of the last three years, which indicates improvement in the market's perception of the company's credit worthiness.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Business Wire13 days ago

    Viacom Inc. to Report Quarterly Financial Results on May 10, 2019

    Viacom Inc. announced today that on Friday, May 10, 2019, it will issue financial results for the quarter ending March 31, 2019. The company will conduct a conference call at 8:30 a.m.

  • Pluto TV pulls ‘Doctor Who,’ ‘Antiques Roadshow’ into orbit
    American City Business Journals14 days ago

    Pluto TV pulls ‘Doctor Who,’ ‘Antiques Roadshow’ into orbit

    Nearly a thousand episodes of BBC Studios series, totaling more than 700 hours of programming, will stream across Pluto TV’s channel lineup and on-demand.

  • Superheroes saving 2019 box office
    American City Business Journals14 days ago

    Superheroes saving 2019 box office

    On the heels of “Captain Marvel,” “Shazam!” sparked an estimated $53 million at the domestic weekend box office.

  • Why Did Roku Stock Fall in the Premarket Session?
    Market Realist14 days ago

    Why Did Roku Stock Fall in the Premarket Session?

    Roku Stock Falls after Citi’s DowngradeRoku stock is down ~5%Roku (ROKU) stock fell more than 5% in premarket trading on April 8 after Citi downgraded its rating from a “neutral” to a “sell” and lowered its price target to $50 from $53.

  • ADDING MULTIMEDIA With MTV’s record linear and digital growth, global youth brand taps former Bleacher Report president Rory Brown as new Head of Digital and Social
    Business Wire14 days ago

    ADDING MULTIMEDIA With MTV’s record linear and digital growth, global youth brand taps former Bleacher Report president Rory Brown as new Head of Digital and Social

    MTV today named Rory Brown — the pioneering creative executive who helped grow Bleacher Report and House of Highlights into the most disruptive brands in sports media — to the newly created position of Head of Digital and Social for MTV, VH1, CMT and Logo. In his new role, Brown will be responsible for building on MTV’s resurgence as a top youth media brand, which now includes MTV Studios, live events such as “Spring Break” and the SnowGlobe Music Festival, leading cable channels and top-rated digital and social content.

  • With MTV's record linear and digital growth, global youth brand taps former Bleacher Report president Rory Brown as new Head of Digital and Social
    PR Newswire14 days ago

    With MTV's record linear and digital growth, global youth brand taps former Bleacher Report president Rory Brown as new Head of Digital and Social

    NEW YORK, April 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MTV today named Rory Brown — the pioneering creative executive who helped grow Bleacher Report and House of Highlights into the most disruptive brands in sports media — to the newly created position of Head of Digital and Social for MTV, VH1, CMT and Logo. In his new role, Brown will be responsible for building on MTV's resurgence as a top youth media brand, which now includes MTV Studios, live events such as "Spring Break" and the SnowGlobe Music Festival, leading cable channels and top-rated digital and social content.

  • MarketWatch14 days ago

    Viacom shares jump 5% premarket on reports of deal with AT&T's DirecTV

    Viacom Inc. and AT&T Inc. have reached a deal that will keep Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon and other channels on AT&T's DirecTV service, the LA Times and other media reported Monday. The deal came after days of tense negotiation and after the previous contract had expired, said the paper. As the nation's biggest pay-TV distributor, AT&T was demanding a cut in the carriage fees charged by Viacom. AT&T provides TV service to 24.5 million homes in the U.S. Terms of the new deal were not disclosed. Viacom shares rose 5% in premarket trade, while AT&T shares were up 0.3%.

  • Barrons.com17 days ago

    Don’t Pick Between CBS and Viacom Stock – Buy Both, Analyst Says

    A week after merger rumors between Viacom and CBS surfaced again, RBC Capital Markets analyst Steven Cahall thinks investors should own both stocks.

  • TheStreet.com17 days ago

    Viacom Is Upgraded as RBC Sees CBS Merger as More Likely

    Media company and pay-television operator Viacom last week announced a deal that averted a blackout of the company's channels. Viacom rose 2% to $29.86 in trading Friday. Viacom is a holding in Jim Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS charitable trust.

  • Benzinga17 days ago

    RBC: Renewed CBS Merger Possibility Brings Viacom Upgrade

    The chances for a Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB ) merger with CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS ) now look pretty good, accorindg to RBC Capital Markets . The Analyst RBC’s Steven Cahall upgraded Viacom from Sector ...

  • CinemaCon 2019: The top 5 moments from the studio presentations
    American City Business Journals17 days ago

    CinemaCon 2019: The top 5 moments from the studio presentations

    The studios brought star power, live music and four full movies to the annual movie theater convention.