Viacom Inc. (VIA)

28.11
NASDAQ : Consumer Services
Prev Close 28.11
Day Low/High 27.98 / 28.54
52 Wk Low/High 26.30 / 38.00
Avg Volume 70.80K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 49.43M
Market Cap 10.68B
EPS 4.30
P/E Ratio 6.98
Div & Yield 0.80 (2.81%)
Jim Cramer Breaks Down Viacom’s Challenges

Jim Cramer Breaks Down Viacom’s Challenges

When you look at Viacom's programming you need to question whether any of it needs to be watched immediately, says TheStreet's Jim Cramer.

Bank of Japan Keeps Rates Steady, Shanghai Disney Opens to Public

Bank of Japan Keeps Rates Steady, Shanghai Disney Opens to Public

The Bank of Japan held off on raising interest rates despite weak inflation.

Investors Hold Onto Their Wallets Ahead of 'Brexit" Vote, Fed

Investors Hold Onto Their Wallets Ahead of 'Brexit" Vote, Fed

Investors are getting more cautious as we await 2 key events happening later this month.

Viacom Is in the News, But What Does the Chart Say?

It may be headed for a turnaround.

Verizon Reaches Deal with Striking Union Workers, Includes Pay Raises

Verizon Reaches Deal with Striking Union Workers, Includes Pay Raises

Nearly 40,000 striking Verizon workers will return to their jobs Wednesday after reaching a tentative contract agreement over the Memorial Holiday Weekend.

Disney's Strengths Outweigh Weaknesses Ahead of Earnings Release

Disney is expected to report earnings of $1.39 per share on revenue of $14.76 billion in revenue. 

Closing Bell: Shareholders Re-Elect Viacom Board; U.S. Stocks Stall

Closing Bell: Shareholders Re-Elect Viacom Board; U.S. Stocks Stall

Wall Street put the brakes on a recent rally to stall near the flatline on Monday.

How Bill Simmons Inadvertently Started My Quest to Get Viacom CEO Dauman Fired

Inside an activist takeover attempt.

Real Money Poll: Do Oscars Boost Movie Studios' Stock?

Historically, movie studios receive minimal bounce in the stock market following the Academy Awards. 

Viacom Is Selling, But Is Anyone Buying a Stake in Paramount?

A stake in Paramount is for sale, but is the movie industry stable enough to attract buyers?

Viacom's Fuzzy Picture on CEO Dauman's Pay

Struggling firm seems to have quietly raised chief's compensation.

Netflix Is Tuning in a Host of Challenges

When it comes to Netflix (NFLX), I've seen this movie before -- and it could end in tragedy! I reiterated my negative view of Netflix earlier this week in Still No Fan of Netflix. That missive built on the downbeat NFLX thesis that I issued a few da...

Asian Markets Fall Apart in Late Trade, $10 Oil 'Not Impossible'

Asian Markets Fall Apart in Late Trade, $10 Oil 'Not Impossible'

Asian Markets added more losses in a late selloff.

'Creed' Packs Punch at the Box Office, MGM Makes 'Rocky' Franchise Game Deal

'Creed' Packs Punch at the Box Office, MGM Makes 'Rocky' Franchise Game Deal

The 'Rocky' movie franchise is still a knockout for MGM and Warner Brothers (TWX), but the big question is whether box office magic translate to mobile game success.

U.S. Stocks Open Lower as Jobless Claims Come in Higher Than Expected

U.S. Stocks Open Lower as Jobless Claims Come in Higher Than Expected

Investors are still worried about a possible interest rate hike in December as well as initial jobless claims that came in a bit higher than expected.

Pandora Buys Ticketfly; Amazon Prime and Hulu Switch Things Up

Pandora Buys Ticketfly; Amazon Prime and Hulu Switch Things Up

Internet radio and music streaming company Pandora (P) has acquired Ticketfly, a live events technology company for $450 million in cash and stock.

'Straight Outta Compton' Tops This Weekend's Box Office With $56M in Sales

'Straight Outta Compton' Tops This Weekend's Box Office With $56M in Sales

'Straight Outta Compton' topped box office sales this weekend, bringing in just over $56 million, according to estimates from Rentrak.

Can Apple Save The Day?

Can Apple Save The Day?

Buyers took a juicy bite yesterday, but it needs more nibbles.

Still Plenty of Magic Left in Disney Shares

This weakness is a buying opportunity -- but be patient if you do buy.

So Much for Stock Charts

The performance of the shares of Disney (DIS), Tesla (TSLA), Fox (FOX), Viacom (VIA), Comcast (CMCSA) and others are a constant reminder to me that stock charts are good until they are not good. Also, as noted previously, while the market is a votin...

Mr. Market Hits Pothole City

"It's all about how everyone is unhappy: economists, money managers, and technical analysts. Money managers are unhappy because 70% of them are lagging the S&P 500 and see the end of another quarter approaching. Economists are unhappy because they d...

Be Wary of the 'ESPN Will Be Fine' Argument

How does that bode for shares of parent company Disney?

Jurassic World Tops Box Office for Fourth Week, Other Sequels Flop

Jurassic World Tops Box Office for Fourth Week, Other Sequels Flop

‘Terminator Genisys’ and ‘Magic Mike XXL’ were two sequels that made disappointing debuts over the holiday weekend, similar to ‘Ted 2’ in its debut the week before.

German Court Rules That YouTube Must Do More to Fight Infringement

German Court Rules That YouTube Must Do More to Fight Infringement

Google's (GOOG) YouTube is said to have lost an appeal to a German regional court over steps the video-sharing Web site must take to reduce copyright infringement.

Discovery, Viacom, Liberty Media Heading Up

Discovery, Viacom, Liberty Media Heading Up

Weekly charts are consolidating and about to break resistance. 

Netflix Is Way Undervalued

You're going to waste a weekend watching CBS?

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began. The rundown: U.S. futures are higher. (S&P 500 futures are +6  and Nasdaq futures are +16 handles).  Europe is  advancing as well, with gains of close to 1%. Japan is + 1.14% as investors are looking towards a consumption tax hike de...

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began. The rundown: U.S. futures are falling further after yesterday's breakdown. (S&P futures are down by 5 handles, and Nasdaq futures are 17 handles lower.) European stocks are very weak, with losses of over 1.25%. Nikkei is down by 1.05...

Jim Cramer on Tesla's New Jersey Sales, Jobless Claims, Google Split

Jim Cramer on Tesla's New Jersey Sales, Jobless Claims, Google Split

TheStreet's Jim Cramer says Tesla contesting New Jersey's decision to ban sales of the company's electric cars will probably not reverse the court's ruling.