Last $81.00 USD
Change Today +0.01 / 0.01%
Volume 9.3K
As of 11:00 AM 08/28/14 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

viacom inc-class a (VIA) Snapshot

Open
$80.47
Previous Close
$80.99
Day High
$81.00
Day Low
$80.47
52 Week High
07/16/14 - $89.64
52 Week Low
08/28/13 - $78.50
Market Cap
34.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
19.5K
EPS TTM
$5.35
Shares Outstanding
51.0M
EX-Date
09/11/14
P/E TM
15.1x
Dividend
$1.32
Dividend Yield
1.52%
Current Stock Chart for VIACOM INC-CLASS A (VIA)

viacom inc-class a (VIA) Related Businessweek News

View More BusinessWeek News

viacom inc-class a (VIA) Details

Viacom Inc. operates as an entertainment content company in the United States and internationally. The company creates television programs, motion pictures, short-form video, apps, consumer products, social media, and other entertainment content. It operates in two segments, Media Networks and Filmed Entertainment. The Media Networks segment provides entertainment content and related branded products through approximately 200 TV channels, including MTV, VH1, CMT, Logo, BET, CENTRIC, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., TeenNick, Nicktoons, Nick at Nite, COMEDY CENTRAL, TV Land, SPIKE, Tr3s, Paramount Channel, and VIVA, as well as through hundreds of online, mobile, and app experiences. The Filmed Entertainment segment produces, finances, acquires, and distributes motion pictures and other entertainment content under the Paramount Pictures, Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, Insurge Pictures, MTV Films, and Nickelodeon Movies brands. It exhibits the motion pictures theatrically, and through download-to-own, download-to-rent, DVDs and Blu-ray discs, video-on-demand, pay television and subscription video-on-demand, broadcast television, basic cable television, and syndicated television. The company is headquartered in New York, New York. Viacom, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VIAB) operates independently of CBS Corporation as of December 31, 2005.

10,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 11/14/13

viacom inc-class a (VIA) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Not-In...
Total Annual Compensation: $3.5M
Founder and Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $1.8M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Chief Operating Officer, Senior Executive Vic...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.5M
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

viacom inc-class a (VIA) Key Developments

Viacom, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended June 30, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014

Viacom, Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported revenues of $3,421 million against $3,693 million a year ago. Operating income was $1,086 million against $1,085 million a year ago. Earnings from continuing operations before provision for income taxes were $942 million against $975 million a year ago. Net earnings from continuing operations were $654 million against $666 million a year ago. Net earnings attributable to the company were $610 million against $643 million a year ago. Net earnings from continuing operations attributable to company were $611 million against $647 million a year ago. Diluted earnings per share attributable to company from continuing operations were $1.40 per share against $1.32 per share a year ago. Adjusted net earnings from continuing operations attributable to company was $618 million against $635 million a year ago. Adjusted diluted EPS from continuing operations was $1.42 per share against $1.29 per share a year ago. For the quarter, the company generated $571 million in operating free cash flow compared to $728 million last year. Decline in operating free cash flow in the quarter was due to higher cash taxes, which was primarily due to the sunsetting of provisions allowing for accelerated deductions related to domestic film and TV production expense. For the nine months, the company reported revenues of $9,792 million against $10,142 million a year ago. Operating income was $2,918 million against $2,729 million a year ago. Earnings from continuing operations before provision for income taxes were $2,506 million against $2,440 million a year ago. Net earnings from continuing operations were $1,722 million against $1,637 million a year ago. Net earnings attributable to the company were $1,659 million against $1,591 million a year ago. Net earnings from continuing operations attributable to company were $1,660 million against $1,601 million a year ago. Diluted earnings per share attributable to company from continuing operations were $3.73 per share against $3.20 per share a year ago. Adjusted net earnings from continuing operations attributable to company was $1,647 million against $1,577 million a year ago. Adjusted diluted EPS from continuing operations was $3.70 per share against $3.15 per share a year ago. The company provided earnings guidance for the fourth quarter and full year 2014. For the quarter, the company continues to expect affiliate revenue to grow in the high-single to low-double digits for the full fiscal year. For the full year 2014, the company is now forecasting a booked tax rate of 32%, reflecting the mix of domestic and international profitability.

Viacom Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend on Both Class A and Class B Common Stock, Payable on October 1, 2014

Viacom Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.33 per share on both its Class A and Class B common stock. The dividend will be payable on October 1, 2014 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 15, 2014.

Viacom, Inc. to Report Q3, 2014 Results on Aug 06, 2014

Viacom, Inc. announced that they will report Q3, 2014 results on Aug 06, 2014

 

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
VIA:US $81.00 USD +0.01

VIA Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
CBS Corp $60.13 USD -0.29
Discovery Communications Inc $43.67 USD -0.11
Eros International PLC $16.13 USD -0.14
News Corp $17.68 USD 0.00
Scripps Networks Interactive Inc $80.26 USD -0.23
View Industry Companies
 

Industry Analysis

VIA

Industry Average

Valuation VIA Industry Range
Price/Earnings 14.8x
Price/Sales 2.6x
Price/Book 8.2x
Price/Cash Flow 11.1x
TEV/Sales 1.1x
 | 

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact VIACOM INC-CLASS A, please visit www.viacom.com. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.