CBS Corp. (CBS)

41.88
0.51 1.20
NYSE : Consumer Services
Prev Close 42.39
Open 42.52
Day Low/High 41.83 / 42.69
52 Wk Low/High 40.65 / 59.56
Volume 8.17M
Avg Volume 3.55M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 351.86M
Market Cap 16.32B
EPS 5.20
P/E Ratio 5.32
Div & Yield 0.72 (1.66%)

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How Big a Slice of Streaming Pie Will Apple Carve Out?

How Big a Slice of Streaming Pie Will Apple Carve Out?

With its reported $9.99 price point and big cash to spend on new shows, AAPL could squeeze the likes of Netflix off the table.

Time to Bend My Rules on Viacom by Buying This Sell-Off

Time to Bend My Rules on Viacom by Buying This Sell-Off

Let's go back again to charts of VIAB.

Viacom and CBS

CBS has been a nice winner over the last several years. I sold my position at $51-$52 earlier in the year (the stock was on my Best Ideas List for several years) and I would not bottom fish with the stock -$2.70. From my perch the combined entity (V...

Stay Tuned on Viacom-CBS Deal

Stay Tuned on Viacom-CBS Deal

A drop in shares doesn't necessarily mean it's time to turn the channel on Viacom, as details of expected merger with CBS will prove 'paramount.'

It's 'Showtime' for Viacom

It's 'Showtime' for Viacom

Armed with Showtime, lots of cartoons and other mainstream shows, the CBS/Viacom merger appears to fit in between Disney Plus' family-friendly shows and Netflix's darker offerings -- but expect some drama for investors.

Viacom Stock Pops as Media Merger with CBS Set to Close

Viacom Stock Pops as Media Merger with CBS Set to Close

Viacom shareholders may finally be rewarded this week for their patience.

Sovereign Debt, Consumer Spending and a Play on CyberArk: Market Recon

Sovereign Debt, Consumer Spending and a Play on CyberArk: Market Recon

Collateral damage from the trade war is clearly causing ripple effects across global markets.

Jim Cramer: In America, Lower Rates Are Nirvana for the Consumer and Stocks

Jim Cramer: In America, Lower Rates Are Nirvana for the Consumer and Stocks

Lower rates are terrible unless you spend money, buy goods, create businesses, refinance loans and basically exist in America.

China's Yuan Threat, Disney Volatility: Market Recon

China's Yuan Threat, Disney Volatility: Market Recon

The Chinese government has now demonstrated an ability to control the S&P 500, even at the risk of Chinese domestic capital flight.

The Mouse That Roared: How I'm Playing Disney and Netflix

The Mouse That Roared: How I'm Playing Disney and Netflix

Remember, Disney still has headline titles Frozen 2 and Star Wars: Episode IX coming.

The Mouse That Roared!

'Hakuna Matata' means no worries for the rest of your days. A problem free philosophy. -- Hakuna Matata, The Lion King I don't know about you, but I kind of like the drive that a little anxiety puts in my gears. No joke. You can check with colleague...

Here's Why Some Analysts See Netflix's Awful Open as an Opportunity

Here's Why Some Analysts See Netflix's Awful Open as an Opportunity

The bulls are not deterred by a downtrend in NFLX shares on Thursday..

Netflix Stock Nosedives as Pricing Pressures, Potent Competition Come Into Play

Netflix Stock Nosedives as Pricing Pressures, Potent Competition Come Into Play

Netflix stock is being knocked down as U.S. consumers change the channel.

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.