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ViacomCBS Inc. (VIAC)

Stock Price: $36.95 USD 0.37 (1.00%)
Updated December 4, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
After-hours: $36.99 +0.04 (0.11%) Dec 4, 5:38 PM

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Key Info

Market Cap 22.85B
Revenue (ttm) 35.60B
Net Income (ttm) 2.58B
Shares Out 616.04M
EPS (ttm) 1.75
PE Ratio 21.11
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $0.96
Dividend Yield 2.60%

Stock Quote

Trading Day December 4
Last Price $36.95
Previous Close $36.59
Change ($) 0.37
Change (%) 1.00%
Day's Open 36.66
Day's Range 36.24 - 37.00
Day's Volume 8,736,190
52-Week Range 11.07 - 41.02

VIAC Stock News

Fast Company - 5 hours ago

Sadly, viewers always end up getting caught in the middle of carriage disputes. Here are some alternative ways to stream local TV.

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Forbes - 1 day ago

After almost 3.3x rise since its March lows of 2020, at the current price of $36 per share, we believe ViacomCBS stock is overvalued. VIAC stock has increased from $11 to $36 off its recent bo...

Business Wire - 2 days ago

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ViacomCBS today released its first Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report.

GuruFocus - 4 days ago

Larry Robbins (Trades, Portfolio)' Glenview Capital Management sold shares of the following stocks during the third quarter, which ended on Sept. 30.

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Seeking Alpha - 4 days ago

Releasing two top December stocks from the MDA Growth and Dividend Breakout portfolio and two top samples from the November portfolio. The November portfolio completes the first month +15.33% ...

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Pulse2 - 4 days ago

German media company Bertelsmann SE announced it is buying Simon & Schuster from ViacomCBS for $2.18 billion in an all-cash deal. These are the details.

Yahoo Finance - 5 days ago

Why the ViacomCBS selling Simon & Schuster for over $2 billion proves publishing is not dead

Yahoo Finance's Andy Serwer breaks down Viacom's decision to sell Simon & Schuster to Penguin Random House for over $2 billion. #ViacomCBS #SimonSchuster #Penguin This segment originally aired...

CNBC Television - 1 week ago

ViacomCBS to sell Simon & Schuster to Penguin Random House owner for $2.175 billion

ViacomCBS announced Wednesday that it would sell publishing company Simon & Schuster to the owner of Penguin Random House in a deal worth $2.175 billion. CNBC's David Faber reports.

Forbes - 1 week ago

ViacomCBS today announced it has sold its Simon & Schuster book publishing division to rival Penguin Random House for $2.175 billion as it pares down debt and focuses on streaming and other bu...

Forbes - 1 week ago

Simon & Schuster will operate as an independent imprint.

Deadline - 1 week ago

ViacomCBS announced Wednesday it will sell the storied Simon & Schuster publisher to Random House for $2.175 billion in cash, a major infusion of funds as the Bob-Bakish run media company make...

Market Watch - 1 week ago

ViacomCBS selling Simon & Schuster for $2.18 billion to Penguin Random House

Market Watch - 1 week ago

ViacomCBS Inc. confirmed a deal to sell its Simon & Schuster publishing business for $2.18 billion to Bertelsmann SE & CO. subsidiary Penguin Random House LLC.

CNBC - 1 week ago

ViacomCBS announced Wednesday that it would sell publishing company Simon & Schuster to Penguin Random House in a deal worth $2.175 billion.

Business Wire - 1 week ago

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC, VIACA) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the publishing business Simon & Schuster (“Simon & Schuster”)...

Business Wire - 1 week ago

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) today announced that Bob Bakish, President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in a question and answer session during...

CNBC Television - 1 week ago

Final Trades: Coca-Cola, Uber, ViacomCBS & more

The "Halftime Report" traders give their top picks to watch for the second half.

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Deadline - 1 week ago

EXCLUSIVE: Producer Aaliyah Williams has signed a first-look deal with CBS Studios under her Just A Rebel production company. With the new deal, Williams brings her commitment to storytelling ...

The Motley Fool - 1 week ago

Find out what most households added to their streaming lineups over the summer.

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Business Wire - 2 weeks ago

HOLLYWOOD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nickelodeon today announced the renewal of the Emmy® Award-winning series Friends, from Warner Bros. Television, for its nighttime programming block Nick at...

Business Wire - 2 weeks ago

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ViacomCBS Consumer Products (VCP) and Melissa & Doug, the purpose-driven global toy brand, have signed an exclusive licensing partnership to deliver PAW Patrol® and ...

Pulse2 - 2 weeks ago

Shares of ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAC) have received a price target increase from $28 to $30 by Rosenblatt Securities. These are the details.

Deadline - 2 weeks ago

ViacomCBS has been hit with another round of job cuts as layoffs and restructuring continue across big media and entertainment companies. A person familiar with the situation said some 100 sta...

The Motley Fool - 2 weeks ago

ViacomCBS' future looks brighter than it may seem.

Zacks Investment Research - 2 weeks ago

ViacomCBS (VIAC) saw a big move last session, as its shares jumped nearly 6% on the day, amid huge volumes.

CNBC - 3 weeks ago

The TV ad market is on the mend after getting hit by a broader pandemic ad slowdown. Some networks are cautious about the coming quarters as Covid cases rise.

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Forbes - 3 weeks ago

CBS has made a pledge to diversify its reality programming including popular shows like Survivor, Big Brother and The Amazing Race.

Forbes - 3 weeks ago

ViacomCBS' recent restructuring put the head of Pluto TV, Tom Ryan, in charge of all the media company's streaming strategy, which suggests how closely SVOD and AVOD will be when Paramount+ la...

GuruFocus - 4 weeks ago

Before the markets opened on Nov. 6, ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAC) reported its earnings results for the third quarter of 2020, which ended on Sept. 30.

Forbes - 4 weeks ago

ViacomCBS' Pluto TV has jumped to nearly 36 million global users, and its other streaming services are growing too, the company said. But Q3 earnings and revenue overall were down notably amid...

Seeking Alpha - 4 weeks ago

ViacomCBS Inc. (VIAC) CEO Bob Bakish on Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Deadline - 4 weeks ago

ViacomCBS CEO Bob Bakish Friday defended a strategy of licensing popular content to outside platforms even as it prepares to roll out streaming service Paramount+ in a fiercely competitive mar...

Zacks Investment Research - 4 weeks ago

ViacomCBS' (VIAC) Q3 results reflect strong viewership for its streaming services and PlutoTV. However, lower advertising revenues dent top-line growth.

Zacks Investment Research - 4 weeks ago

ViacomCBS (VIAC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 9.64% and 1.95%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Market Watch - 4 weeks ago

ViacomCBS Inc. topped third-quarter earnings and revenue expectations Friday even as the company continues to face pressure in its advertising and theatrical businesses due to the COVID-19 cri...

Benzinga - 4 weeks ago

  Shares of ViacomCBS (NASDAQ:VIAC) moved higher by 1.5% in pre-market trading after the company reported Q3 results.

Market Watch - 4 weeks ago

ViacomCBS shares rise as earnings top Wall Street target

Reuters - 4 weeks ago

ViacomCBS Inc beat analysts' estimates for quarterly revenue on Friday as higher demand for its streaming services, CBS All Access and Showtime, partially offset a decline in ad sales.

Business Wire - 4 weeks ago

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ViacomCBS Inc. today reported financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2020.

Deadline - 4 weeks ago

EXCLUSIVE: In a fall TV season turned upside-down by COVID-19, how does the leading broadcast network by total audience get that audience to tune in? That's been the promotional challenge face...

See It Market - 4 weeks ago

Media companies stand to gain a large amount of income from this election as both candidates have spent over $90 Million in ads and that is just on Facebook (FB) alone.  Since 2018, Facebook (...

Zacks Investment Research - 4 weeks ago

ViacomCBS (VIAC) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.

InvestorPlace - 1 month ago

Companies are always seeking growth through mergers and acquisitions, so investors could pick buyout stocks before the market does. The post 7 Stocks That Look Like Great Buyout Targets appear...

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Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

ViacomCBS' (VIAC) third-quarter results are expected to reflect benefits from a solid suite of streaming services as well as an improving ad-spending environment.

Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

ViacomCBS (VIAC) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to th...

Deadline - 1 month ago

CBS has set the structure and leadership of the CBS Entertainment and CBS Studios business affairs operations in preparation for the pending departure of Deborah Barak, CBS' longtime President...

Business Wire - 1 month ago

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BRYON RUBIN NAMED CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER FOR CBS

Deadline - 1 month ago

CBS has promoted Bryon Rubin to chief operating officer of CBS Entertainment Group. He'll report to CEO George Cheeks, and continue to serve in his current role as CFO of the group. Rubin, who...

Zacks Investment Research - 1 month ago

3 Stocks to Buy From the Prospering Entertainment Industry

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About VIAC

ViacomCBS operates as a media and entertainment company worldwide. The company operates in four segments: TV Entertainment, Cable Networks, Filmed Entertainment, and Publishing. The TV 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; and streaming subscription services. This segment also operates C... [Read more...]

Industry
Entertainment
Founded
1986
CEO
Robert Bakish
Employees
23,990
Stock Exchange
NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol
VIAC
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2019, ViacomCBS's revenue was $27.81 billion, an increase of 2.06% compared to the previous year's $27.25 billion. Earnings were $3.31 billion, a decrease of -4.25%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecasts

According to 28 analysts, the average rating for ViacomCBS stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 28.91, which is a decrease of -21.76% from the latest price.

Price Target
$28.91
(-21.76% downside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy