Last $76.91 USD
Change Today +0.02 / 0.03%
Volume 1.4M
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viacom inc-class b (VIAB) Snapshot

Open
$76.99
Previous Close
$76.89
Day High
$77.23
Day Low
$76.51
52 Week High
07/16/14 - $89.76
52 Week Low
10/16/14 - $65.86
Market Cap
31.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
3.2M
EPS TTM
$5.53
Shares Outstanding
359.6M
EX-Date
12/11/14
P/E TM
13.9x
Dividend
$1.32
Dividend Yield
1.68%
Current Stock Chart for VIACOM INC-CLASS B (VIAB)

viacom inc-class b (VIAB) 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, applications, games, 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 programmed and operated 230 TV channels, including MTV, VH1, CMT, Logo, BET, CENTRIC, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., TeenNick, Nicktoons, Nick at Nite, Comedy Central, TV Land, SPIKE, Channel 5, Tr3s, Paramount Channel, and VIVA, as well as through online, mobile, and apps. The Filmed Entertainment segment produces, finances, acquires, and distributes motion pictures, television programming, and other entertainment content and other entertainment content under the Paramount Pictures, Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, Insurge Pictures, MTV Films, Nickelodeon Movies, and Paramount Television brands; and exhibits the motion pictures theatrically. The company also sells content through download-to-own, download-to-rent, DVDs and Blu-ray discs, video-on-demand, pay television and subscription video-on-demand, streaming, broadcast television, basic cable television, and syndicated television, as well as other exhibitors, such as airlines and hotels. The company is headquartered in New York, New York.

9,900 Employees
Last Reported Date: 11/13/14

viacom inc-class b (VIAB) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Non-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 b (VIAB) Key Developments

Viacom, Inc.(NasdaqGS:VIAB) added to S&P 500 Value Index

Viacom, Inc.(NasdaqGS:VIAB) added to S&P 500 Value Index

Time Warner Looking For Merger Partners

Time Warner Inc., (NYSE:TWX) Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Bewkes discussed the potential of a merger with CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS) and Viacom, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VIAB) at DealBook conference, New York Post reports.

Viacom Inc. Agrees to Sell Senior Notes

Viacom Inc. announced that it has agreed to sell $400 million in aggregate principal amount of 2.750% senior notes due 2019 at a price equal to 99.986% of the principal amount thereof and $600 million in aggregate principal amount of 4.850% senior debentures due 2034 at a price equal to 99.543% of the principal amount thereof. The sale of the Senior Notes and Debentures is expected to close on December 10, 2014, subject to customary closing conditions. Viacom intends to use the net proceeds from the offering primarily for the repayment of outstanding indebtedness, which includes the repayment of $600 million aggregate principal amount of its 1.250% senior notes due February 2015 and borrowings under its commercial paper program, and, to the extent that any proceeds remain, for general corporate purposes, including, but not limited to, the repurchase of shares under its share repurchase program.

 

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Price/Earnings 14.2x
Price/Sales 2.3x
Price/Book 8.6x
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