Viacom Inc. (VIA) Declares $0.20 Quarterly Dividend

Barclays PLC reissued a "neutral" rating on shares of Viacom in a report on Monday, August 7th. "(VIAB) Rating Reiterated by Sanford C. Bernstein" was first reported by StockNewsTimes and is the property of of StockNewsTimes. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.70 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). The company now has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $41.80.

Viacom (NASDAQ VIAB) opened at 27.12 on Tuesday.

The stock is trading at $38.15 a bit lower than $38.47, the stock's 50 day moving average and which is marginally lower than the 200 day moving average of $40.91. Viacom has a 12-month low of $36.25 and a 12-month high of $49.00.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, VIAB has its industry and Sector's beta remains at 0.86 and 0.78 respectively.

Viacom, Inc. (VIAB) have shown a high EPS growth of 0.00% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of -23.80% yoy. The company reported $1.17 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.12.

ROI deals with the invested cash in the company and the return the investor realize on that money based on the net profit of the business. The firm had revenue of $3.36 billion during the quarter. The company's quarterly revenue was up 8.3% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts forecast that Viacom will post $3.55 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Viacom Inc". If you are viewing this report on another website, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of US and worldwide copyright & trademark law. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 14th. The dividend payment will be $0.200 per share for the quarter which is $0.80 annualized. Viacom's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 21.98%. As of the end of the quarter Ubs Group Ag had acquired 625 shares growing its holdings by 62.7%. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 28,964,262 shares of the company's stock valued at $972,330,000 after purchasing an additional 6,496,269 shares during the last quarter. Sterneck Capital Management LLC grew its position in shares of Viacom by 25.7% during the second quarter.

Shares of Viacom (NASDAQ VIAB) traded down 0.51% on Tuesday, hitting $27.18. Wellington Management Group LLP increased its position in shares of Viacom by 3,113.9% during the 1st quarter. State Street Corp increased its position in shares of Viacom by 1.4% during the 1st quarter. Days to cover increased 10.0 to 17.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.00% as of August 31. A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 79.18% of the company's stock.

Like this


21 September 2017
India wins 1 gold, 2 bronze at Asian Indoor Games
The country's savior in the Rio Olympics a year ago after winning a silver medal, Diaz finished second behind Chinese Liao Qiuyun. Kazakhstan, China, Thailand, the United Arab Emirates and India have earned the 4th to 8th places respectively.

21 September 2017
AO Signal in Focus For Grupo Televisa SAB
CCI is relatively high when prices are much higher than average, and relatively low when prices are much lower than the average. The simple moving average is a mathematical calculation that takes the average price (mean) for a given amount of time.

21 September 2017
New Ferdinand Trailer, Cast Announcements and More!
From the creators of Ice Age and Rio , Ferdinand will hit theaters on December 15 via 20th Century Fox. Ferdinand is inspired by Munro Leaf and Robert Lawson's popular book, The Story of Ferdinand .

21 September 2017
Los Angeles hit With Hepatitis A Outbreak, 2 Cases Confirmed
Dr Ferrer has stated that their division will be instigating prevention methods so nobody else faces the fear of getting ill. In other cases, it could be drinking contaminated water or having sex with someone who also has Hepatitis A.

21 September 2017
Pinellas announces Hurricane Irma make-up day
The announcement was made Tuesday evening at the rescheduled Berkeley County Board of Education Meeting. Wolf said the district may have enough instructional hours to cover the remaining two lost days.

21 September 2017
India says Rohingyas a threat as Myanmar seeks global help
Since Aug. 25, around 410,000 Rohingya have crossed from Myanmar's western state of Rakhine into Bangladesh, according to the UN. In his remarks to the media, Ambassador Misri said that India has shared its concerns over the issue at various levels.

21 September 2017
Elkfork Partners LLC Takes Position in Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (JKHY)
It increased, as 30 investors sold JKHY shares while 132 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 70 raised stakes. The technology company reported $0.83 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.83.

21 September 2017
McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) Short Interest Up by 18.07% - Currently Trading Down
After $1.73 actual EPS reported by McDonald's Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.58% EPS growth. They expect this year's earnings to rise 14.21% year-over-year to $6.51, followed by 5.53% growth in the next year to $6.87.

21 September 2017
Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (SHW) Shares Sold by Norinchukin Bank The
Moreover, Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Liability Corp has 0.01% invested in Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW) for 462 shares. 06/26/2017 - Sherwin-Williams Company (The) had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Vertical Research Partners.

21 September 2017
Sens Propose Bill That Would Allow FEMA Help for Churches
The letter argues faith-based organizations have played a large role in recovery efforts following the storm. "This policy is discriminatory and wrong".