Viacom Inc. Class B (VIAB)

22.99
0.07 0.30
NASDAQ
Prev Close 23.06
Open 23.12
Day Low/High 22.66 / 23.15
52 Wk Low/High 20.93 / 33.35
Volume 1.79M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 403.41B
Market Cap 9.06B
P/E Ratio 6.16
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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There's Just Nothing Good to See on CBS

There's Just Nothing Good to See on CBS

Despite its combination with Viacom, CBS has been a weak contender in the media world, and now is stacked up against offerings from Disney, Netflix, Apple and others.

CBS Earnings Lead to 'Interesting' Questions - And What About the Stock?

CBS Earnings Lead to 'Interesting' Questions - And What About the Stock?

Things that make you go hmmm ahead of the Viacom merger.

CBS Charts Eye a Potential Rise in Its Shares

CBS Charts Eye a Potential Rise in Its Shares

The media giant's technical signals hint at an upside move in its stock.

Remembering to Remember, Yield Curve Joy and Where We Stand: Market Recon

Remembering to Remember, Yield Curve Joy and Where We Stand: Market Recon

We also take a look at the charts of Costco Wholesale and Viacom to check out potential plays in both stocks.

Disney Is All About World Building

Disney Is All About World Building

DIS is one of the best in creating worlds. That separates it from other media companies.

Shorted More Disney

There is probably no franchise or stock as admired as Disney . Day after day, commentators gush optimistically about this familiar name. I have continued to short more Disney this week -- as the shares of old media continue to make new lows (e.g. CB...

My Recent Trading and Investing

I was quite active in my trading and investing over the last two days (while I was on the West Coast and not writing in my Diary). Here is a summary of my actions: * I have added to my private equity shorts - (a new position) joins . * I have reesta...

What to Do With Netflix as Competition Grows: Short or Binge?

What to Do With Netflix as Competition Grows: Short or Binge?

Subscriber growth for this quarter will be more of a focus than it ever has been.

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.

Viacom Looks Poised for an Upside Breakout - Go Long on Strength

Viacom Looks Poised for an Upside Breakout - Go Long on Strength

Let's look at the charts of VIAB this afternoon.

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.

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.

Viacom Upgraded to Outperform at RBC

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.

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?

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.

'Do It Yourself' Stock Picking, GOOGL Opportunity, Disney Reports: Market Recon

'Do It Yourself' Stock Picking, GOOGL Opportunity, Disney Reports: Market Recon

The selloff in Alphabet presents opportunity, and I think this cash machine is ripe for a small long position.

Viacom Is Ready and Waiting For a Rally

Viacom Is Ready and Waiting For a Rally

Can we look forward to a trending market in the months ahead?