CBS Corp. (CBS)

50.70
0.63 1.23
NYSE : Consumer Services
Prev Close 51.33
Open 51.35
Day Low/High 50.67 / 51.74
52 Wk Low/High 41.38 / 59.56
Volume 2.64M
Avg Volume 2.09M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 351.95M
Market Cap 19.65B
EPS 5.20
P/E Ratio 6.53
Div & Yield 0.72 (1.35%)

Latest News

I'm Taking CBS Off My Best Ideas List This Morning

I recently sold CBS shares at $51-$52. Since then CBS stock has retreated to $47.25. I have maintained the stock on my Best Ideas List because I intended to reestablish my long under $46.50. However, given the turmoil at Viacom (which I anticipated ...

Jim Cramer: Sometimes It Takes a Really Hideous Tape to Find Some Winners

Jim Cramer: Sometimes It Takes a Really Hideous Tape to Find Some Winners

If you can survive this hell week you can pretty much survive anything.

Today's Takeaways

With thirty minutes left in the trading day: * A broad based decline, with a 5-1 advantage of decliners over gainers. * Few meaningful bounces all day. * The 10-year U.S. note fell by five basis points in yield to 2.45%. I plan to aggressively short...

Watching This Bearish Chart Pattern, and Why I Like Twilio Here: Market Recon

Watching This Bearish Chart Pattern, and Why I Like Twilio Here: Market Recon

For the major indices, Wednesday offered up a dangerous bearish reversal.

Good News From China, Plus Netflix Earnings and Playing CSX: Market Recon

Good News From China, Plus Netflix Earnings and Playing CSX: Market Recon

China reported positive data, bolstering markets. Netflix had a beat on earnings, but faces fierce competition ahead. CSX is a thing of beauty.

Jim Cramer: What Investors Should Do If They Missed Out on a Transformative Day

Jim Cramer: What Investors Should Do If They Missed Out on a Transformative Day

We never thought, 24 hours ago, that it could possibly be this good.

Turning Off CBS

Housekeeping item. I am out of CBS . The move from the low $42 in late December to the low $50s has materially altered the reward v. risk.

CBS Tag Ends

Now tag ends long in CBS - joining the tag ends in FB and GS longs.

More From Buffett: On Apple, Streaming Landscape

More is being shared of Buffett's conversation with CNBC's Becky Quick and the topic is Apple's move into streaming video and entertainment. Of course, Buffett would like Apple to succeed, after all, AAPL is the largest holding in Berkshire Hathaway...

My Positioning

I have been relatively quiet over the trading sessions this week -- but it has been a profitable period. We made two trades (from the short side) on Apple and expanded our Index shorts (and took some profits in the short). I have been adding to a re...

Could Apple Eye Acquisitions to Accelerate Services Segment? We Have Some Ideas

Could Apple Eye Acquisitions to Accelerate Services Segment? We Have Some Ideas

Apple shares could use another jolt. A blockbuster buyout would certainly do the trick.

Apple's Grand Ambitions Face Healthy Skepticism

Apple's Grand Ambitions Face Healthy Skepticism

Apple hasn't answered all of its critics after Monday's presentation.

CBS, TWTR

Last week's CBS  new buy is working out as is the continued accumulation of Twitter .

Jim Cramer: Blockbuster Ideas That I Know Would Move Apple's Needle

Jim Cramer: Blockbuster Ideas That I Know Would Move Apple's Needle

What would the people who help determine AAPL's stock price really want?

Stock Moves

Back long .  Adding to and .  Picked small on banks into weakness today.    

Holding Off on CBS

CBS is approaching my buy back point but I really don't want to buy anything right now. Will keep you updated.

This Morning

Note: I am still operating with computer problems.  I see very little going on this morning:  * Breadth is stinking up the joint - 700 advancing issues and 2100 declining issues. * Several market leaders are failing to hold yesterday's morning ramp ...

Jim Cramer: 5 Examples Show Why Stock Investing Is So Difficult

Jim Cramer: 5 Examples Show Why Stock Investing Is So Difficult

Consider these five, right in front of you on this one day, so you get the perils of stock ownership and know how to handle them when they occur.

Buy Levels

Here are some of my individual buy levels of stocks that I want to add to or reestablish on weakness: * $157.50 * $1625 * $1150 * $42 * $55 * $46 * $46.50 * $182.50 * $31 * $40 * $23 * $65 * $16.75 * $35 * $27.75 * $60 * $95 * $48 * $87.50 Note: Lon...

Where I Stand (Part Deux)

* Further reducing gross longs * And increasing my overall net short exposure I have also moved my position from large-sized to medium-sized. (And I plan to stay there.) With the recent liquidation of ,  , and longs, profit taking in a substantial a...

4 Ways Investors Can Play the Media and Broadcasting Group

4 Ways Investors Can Play the Media and Broadcasting Group

Leading investment experts highlight their top ideas for exposure to the media sector.

Liquidating the Balance of My CBS Long

Yesterday I pared back my CBS holdings.  I am now selling the balance (tag ends) of my position given the "mixed" profit report from last week. I will be out of the position by 10 am. I am maintaining the stock on my Best Ideas List - as I would be ...

Sold Some More CBS

First move of the day. CBS shares bottomed on December 27, 2018 at about $41/share (where I added aggressively). I recently took CBS from medium-sized to small. With the shares above $50.35 I am reducing further to tag ends.

Who Will Be the Winners in the Increasingly Crowded Streaming Services Battle?

Who Will Be the Winners in the Increasingly Crowded Streaming Services Battle?

How many streaming services do we really need?

Institutional Selling, Europe's Economy, Nvidia Earnings Preview: Market Recon

Institutional Selling, Europe's Economy, Nvidia Earnings Preview: Market Recon

What trader has never both fallen in love with Nvidia, only to eventually feel the scorn of an angry lover's tortured vengeance?

Today's Trades

Covered and then reshorted Added to my , and shorts (moved to medium-sized from neutral) Bought some SPY puts (maturing at the close) Bought small Sold some (after the run from the low $40s -moved from medium to small) I was a bit over my skiis long...

Liking This Action

I really like the pin action in a number of my core longs: , , , , (as expected off of the strength), , , , and . and , not so much! Note: Long GS (large), BAC (large), C (large), WFC (large), JPM (large), DWDP (large), HIG (large), CBS, M (small), ...