Viacom Inc. Class B (VIAB)

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0.75 3.20
NASDAQ
Prev Close 23.47
Open 23.51
Day Low/High 23.42 / 24.91
52 Wk Low/High 20.93 / 31.96
Volume 41.87M
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Will New Viacom CEO Stand Out From Predecessor?

Will New Viacom CEO Stand Out From Predecessor?

Dooley has had a long association with the departing Dauman.

Jim Cramer: I Don't Want to Own Viacom

Jim Cramer: I Don't Want to Own Viacom

Jim Cramer doesn't want to own Viacom and it's not because they make bad shows.

Morning Movers: PFE, VRX, VIAB, FL, UA

Morning Movers: PFE, VRX, VIAB, FL, UA

Pfizer agrees to acquire Medivation while Citi puts Foot Locker and Under Armour on the back-to-school shopping list.

Stocks Slip as Oil Falls; Foot Locker Surges on Earnings

Stocks Slip as Oil Falls; Foot Locker Surges on Earnings

U.S. stocks moved lower Friday as oil prices lost steam after a week-long rally.

Jim Cramer Says For Viacom, It's a Question of Whether CBS Will Buy the Company

Jim Cramer Says For Viacom, It's a Question of Whether CBS Will Buy the Company

Viacom, which is in the midst of a boardroom battle, reported a decline in profits

Viacom Executives Reportedly Held Settlement Talks

Viacom Executives Reportedly Held Settlement Talks

Viacom shares are slightly higher Wednesday on news that top executives recently held settlement talks with founder and Chairman Emeritus Sumner Redstone's National Amusements.

Morning Movers: FIT, MRO, TWX, VIAB

Morning Movers: FIT, MRO, TWX, VIAB

Crude oil stops its slide while Fitbit soundly beats estimates.

Viacom Ruling Suggests Redstones Have Upper Hand

Viacom Ruling Suggests Redstones Have Upper Hand

Yesterday's decision opens the door to escalated settlement talks, and could be a win for minority shareholders.

Viacom Deal to Sell Big Paramount Stake Worth the Wait

Viacom Deal to Sell Big Paramount Stake Worth the Wait

A potential deal with China's Dalian Wanda may not happen until there's a new Viacom board, but that could be a good thing.

Trending Tickers: YHOO, VIAB, MAS, TWTR

Trending Tickers: YHOO, VIAB, MAS, TWTR

Verizon acquires another Internet pioneer.

Dalian Wanda Interested in Viacom's Paramount Pictures Stake

Dalian Wanda Interested in Viacom's Paramount Pictures Stake

Shares of Viacom are up slightly Thursday on reports that it is in talks with Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group about selling a minority stake of its Paramount Pictures unit.

Morning Movers: JPM, BLK, YUM, MON, VIAB

Morning Movers: JPM, BLK, YUM, MON, VIAB

JPMorgan leads the way for Wall Street banks' earnings while the Bank of England decides to leave U.K. interest rates unchanged.

Wells Fargo Analysts Slash Viacom Stock; Anticipating a Mixed Quarter

Wells Fargo Analysts Slash Viacom Stock; Anticipating a Mixed Quarter

Shares of Viacom are lower Monday after the stock was downgraded by Wells Fargo analysts to UNDERPERFORM from MARKET PERFORM.

Morning Movers: NTDOY, WMT, VIAB, ZTS

Morning Movers: NTDOY, WMT, VIAB, ZTS

U.S. futures look to follow the rally by other world market as Nintendo shares soar.

Viacom downgraded at Wells

My Takeaways and Observations

My month was made by Double D's comments, and I mean it.  At my core I am a softie, and D's sweet words tugged at my heart. I shared them with my family. Bottom line to me on the markets: This week's events reset global economic and profits growth l...

Why We Are Shorting Tesla

Buying SolarCity is an inappropriate way for Tesla to use its cash.

Viacom Shareholders Need a Premium Price

The company's investors won't be entertained by anything less than a buyout above its market rate.

Closing Bell: United Outlines $3.1B Plan; U.S. Stocks Climb

Closing Bell: United Outlines $3.1B Plan; U.S. Stocks Climb

Voter support for the U.K. to remain in the European Union appears to roughly match support to exit.

Jim Cramer: New Viacom Board Is Going to Win

Jim Cramer: New Viacom Board Is Going to Win

Jim Cramer says Viacom's new board will end up victorious.

Cramer: You're on Your Own With Viacom

This soap opera is just too hard to value right now.

Prepare for a New Viacom CEO

And never underestimate the power of moral suasion.

Morning Movers: RDEN, VIAB, LL, CRM

Morning Movers: RDEN, VIAB, LL, CRM

U.S. markets are poised for positive open.

Viacom upgraded at RBC

Today's Takeaways and Observations

I started the day with Apple (AAPL) as JPMorgan reduced the share price target from $125 to $105.    Then a sports metaphor and an interesting two-part opening missive on the markets -- here and here.  I got lucky and covered a bunch into the mornin...

Closing Bell: Viacom Board Shakeup; U.S. Stocks Stage Late Recovery

Closing Bell: Viacom Board Shakeup; U.S. Stocks Stage Late Recovery

U.S. stocks snapped a five-session losing streak in a surprise late-stage comeback.

Freston's Critique Is Right: Viacom Should Turn the Page

Here are seven steps the media giant should take to achieve full valuation for its assets.

On Viacom, Delaware Law Is on the Side of Sumner Redstone

Viacom's shares moved up on hopes of a change in leadership. 

Morning Movers: CSCO, MS, TWTR, VIAB

Morning Movers: CSCO, MS, TWTR, VIAB

Cisco shares sink on Goldman downgrade as U.S. futures point higher ahead of Fed's rate decision.