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VIAC - ViacomCBS Inc Share Price

$27.46 0.8  2.9%

Last Trade - 14/08/20

Consumer Cyclicals
Large Cap
Market Cap £12.59bn
Enterprise Value £26.92bn
Revenue £25.09bn
Position in Universe 529th / 6381
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52w High -40.6%
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Year End 31st Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
13,806 12,671 13,166 26,535 27,250 27,812 25,800 27,727 +15.0%
+3.7 +11.4 +19.1 +35.9 +15.7 -6.7 -28.2 +12.8
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 June 2020, ViacomCBS Inc revenues decreased 9% to $12.94B. Net income before extraordinary items decreased 66% to $986M. Revenues reflect Publishing segment decrease of 3% to $370M. Net income also reflects Gain on sale of assets decrease from $549M (income) to $0K, Restructuring & other Corporate matters increase from $185M to $391M (expense). Dividend per share increased from $0.36 to $0.48.
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Profile Summary

ViacomCBS Inc., formerly CBS Corp, is a global media and entertainment company. The Company is focused on creating premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. It operates through various brands, including CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, CBS All Access, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. It also offers production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners across five continents. BET is the primary channel of BET Networks, that provides entertainment, music, news and public affairs television programming for the African-American audience. CBS Sports brand is a broadcaster of television sports. Its Paramount Pictures brand is a producer and global distributor of filmed entertainment. Its CBS Television Studios is a supplier of programming with more than 70 series in production across broadcast and cable networks, streaming services and other platforms. Its brands also include Bellator MMA and COLORS.

Last Annual December 31st, 2019
Last Interim June 30th, 2020
Incorporated November 10, 1986
Public Since April 8, 1999
No. of Shareholders: 34,011
No. of Employees: 23,990
Sector Consumer Cyclicals
Industry Media & Publishing
Index Nasdaq Composite , S&P 500 Telecom Services (sector), S&P Composite 1500 , S&P 500 ,
Exchange NASDAQ Global Select Market
Shares in Issue 616,037,880
Free Float (0.0%)
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Upcoming Events for VIAC
Monday 14th September, 2020
Dividend For C1BS34.SA - 1.2799 BRL
Monday 14th September, 2020
Dividend For VIACA.OQ - 0.2400 USD
Monday 14th September, 2020
Dividend For VIAC.OQ - 0.2400 USD
Tuesday 10th November, 2020 Estimate
Q3 2020 ViacomCBS Inc Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for ViacomCBS Inc
What is the ViacomCBS Inc share price?

As of 14/08/20, shares in ViacomCBS Inc are trading at $27.46, giving the company a market capitalisation of £12.59bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the ViacomCBS Inc share price performed this year?

Shares in ViacomCBS Inc are currently trading at $27.46 and the price has moved by -40.22% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the ViacomCBS Inc price has moved by -49.64% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for ViacomCBS Inc?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for ViacomCBS Inc, there are there are currently 4 "buy" , 14 "hold" and 1 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for ViacomCBS Inc is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will ViacomCBS Inc next release its financial results?

ViacomCBS Inc is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-06-30
What is the ViacomCBS Inc dividend yield?

The ViacomCBS Inc dividend yield is 3.15% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does ViacomCBS Inc pay a dividend?

Last year, ViacomCBS Inc paid a total dividend of 0.84, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 3.15%. Looking ahead, shares in ViacomCBS Inc are due to go ex-dividend on 2020-09-14 and the next dividend pay date is 2020-10-01.

When does ViacomCBS Inc next pay dividends?

ViacomCBS Inc are due to go ex-dividend on 2020-09-14 and the next dividend pay date is 2020-10-01. The historic dividend yield on ViacomCBS Inc shares is currently 3.15%.

How do I buy ViacomCBS Inc shares?

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What is the market cap of ViacomCBS Inc?

Shares in ViacomCBS Inc are currently trading at $27.46, giving the company a market capitalisation of £12.59bn.

Where are ViacomCBS Inc shares listed? Where are ViacomCBS Inc shares listed?

Here are the trading details for ViacomCBS Inc:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NSQ
Ticker Symbol: VIAC
What kind of share is ViacomCBS Inc?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, ViacomCBS Inc is currently classified as a Style Neutral. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a ViacomCBS Inc share price forecast 2020?

Shares in ViacomCBS Inc are currently priced at $27.46. At that level they are trading at 5.25% premium to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering ViacomCBS Inc currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 4.07 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the ViacomCBS Inc share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like ViacomCBS Inc. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -23.93%. At the current price of $27.46, shares in ViacomCBS Inc are trading at -2.79% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the ViacomCBS Inc PE Ratio?

The ViacomCBS Inc PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 4.86. The shares are currently trading at $27.46.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of ViacomCBS Inc?

ViacomCBS Inc's management team is headed by:

Robert Bakish - PRE
Shari Redstone - NEC
Doretha Lea - EVP
Richard Jones - EVP
Robert Klieger - DRC
Candace Beinecke - IND
Barbara Byrne - IND
Brian Goldner - IND
Christina Spade - CFO
George Cheeks - CEX
Kelly Day - COO
Christa D Alimonte - EVP
Katherine Gill-Charest - EVP
Julia Phelps - EVP
Nancy Phillips - EVP
Naveen Chopra - CFO
Who are the major shareholders of ViacomCBS Inc?

Here are the top five shareholders of ViacomCBS Inc based on the size of their shareholding:

The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 10.9% (61.4m shares)
State Street Global Advisors (US) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.64% (31.8m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.67% (26.3m shares)
National Amusements, Inc. Corporation
Percentage owned: 3.79% (21.4m shares)
The Baupost Group, L.L.C. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 3.34% (18.8m shares)
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