ViacomCBS Inc. Class B (VIAC)

28.38
0.97 3.30
NASDAQ
Prev Close 29.35
Open 29.00
Day Low/High 27.62 / 29.64
52 Wk Low/High 27.84 / 101.97
Volume 16.86M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 647.41B
Market Cap 22.68B
P/E Ratio 21.00
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

From The Street of Dreams (Part Two)

Street bull - and my buddy in East Hampton, LI - Jessica Reif reduces target from $53 to $39 and moves from buy to neutral - citing that her previous bullish thesis was based on the company being a potential attract target amid a wave of media conso...

From The Street of Dreams

Goldman Sachs lowers its ViacomCBS price target from $65 to $54.  As you can see in the EPS revisions in the chart below - the 2022/23 downgrades are meaningful, reflecting higher than expected streaming content spend:  ViacomCBS Inc. (VIAC): 4Q21 R...

ViacomCBS Is Done Disappointing Me as I Plan to Move On

ViacomCBS Is Done Disappointing Me as I Plan to Move On

I'm going to try to trade my way out of the entertainment giant as I'm out of patience with the soon-to-be Paramount Global.

ViacomCBS Spits the Bit

* I sold out my entire VIAC position - common, preferred, calls and short puts - on Monday as I was fearful of a miss to profits * The company's results raise the issue of "profitless prosperity" in streaming * Everyone's new "value play" is looking...

Russia-Ukraine, January PPI, Index Action, Rate Hike Handicapping, Trading Cisco

Russia-Ukraine, January PPI, Index Action, Rate Hike Handicapping, Trading Cisco

There is a good reason, if estimates are close, to believe that consumer-level inflation has peaked or is peaking.

ViacomCBS Reports Tomorrow

* Higher streaming costs will likely lead to weak 4Q2021 EPS results - to be reported tomorrow - and will likely dull and limit overall EPS growth in 2022-24 * Barring a merger, which seems increasingly unlikely - see below, the shares could be rang...

Today's Trades

* Phew!  Here is a review of my trades today:  * I covered my short and actually went long (on average $452.84) some SPY against my short SPY calls - as it was premarket and puts/calls were not trading! - bringing me back to market neutral. * I adde...

3 Moves as the Market Fell

Still out of the office. But I made some moves on whoosh lower: - Covered short with a big profit and moved back to market neutral - Selling a large portion of my Viacom long, adding to .

Why I Plan to (Reluctantly) Reduce My Viacom Holdings Today

* For now it is "profitless prosperity" as streaming industry content costs will weigh on Viacom and other companies' profitability * Viacom's 4Q2021 EPS report will likely be weak and EPS could be pressured further in 2022   As a long-time investor...

Why Sony's Jump for Bungie Makes Videogame Sense

Why Sony's Jump for Bungie Makes Videogame Sense

The PlayStation maker likely will introduce a subscription service later this year, hence the planned buyout of "Destiny" developer Bungie.

The Spotlight Flickers for Netflix

The Spotlight Flickers for Netflix

NFLX may be able to maintain its prime position, but its crown appears not as safe as it once was.

Here's Why Netflix Is a Trader Now, Not an Investment

Here's Why Netflix Is a Trader Now, Not an Investment

NFLX is growing, but it's not a 'growth' stock and had been priced like one. That's over.

ViacomCBS

ViacomCBS continues to be the "world's fair."

Where to Invest Now? I'm Focused on 4 Core 'Baskets' of Stocks

Where to Invest Now? I'm Focused on 4 Core 'Baskets' of Stocks

There are other areas to trade as well, but know what you are trying to accomplish.

The Market's B-Team Names Bounce

The Market's B-Team Names Bounce

We're seeing laggards rise, while some S&P stars are sliding.

The One Thing Certain About the Market in 2022: Great Trading Opportunities

The One Thing Certain About the Market in 2022: Great Trading Opportunities

We don't know where the market will be a year from now, but we will have plenty of ups and downs to trade if we stay focused.

Today's Trades

Added to , and .   (If nothing else I am consistent).

Doug Kass: Could the Setup for 2022 Portend an End to the 12-Year Bull Run?

Doug Kass: Could the Setup for 2022 Portend an End to the 12-Year Bull Run?

Fiscal and monetary policy is no longer unbounded and we're likely well past the points of peak economic activity and peak liquidity.

Disney Is My Favorite Stock for 2022

Disney Is My Favorite Stock for 2022

There are numerous reasons why I selected DIS, and the day that nobody lives in fear of the pandemic any longer... everyone is going to Disney World. I mean everyone.

Could the Setup for 2022 Portend an End to the 12-Year Bull Run?

* The setup for 2022 is far different than 2021. * After a lengthy period of unbounded fiscal and monetary largesse we are exiting peak economic activity and peak liquidity * Sell strength and buy weakness? * The growth and narrow market performance...

From The Street of Dreams

Morgan Stanley reiterates a market neutral position on ViacomCBS , lowering target price from $42 to $37.  The price target represents a reasonable 8x 2023 EBITDA.  Morgan Stanley's bull case on VIAC yields a price target of $52 share.  To the broke...

Today's Trades

I have added to , and .

Today's Trades

* I have covered my short at $467.41. * I covered my short at $157.94. * Broad-based increase in my and individual cannabis names. * Added to at $30.36. * Added to  at $59.90. * Bidding for more under the market.

Today's Trades

Added to at $61.87 and to at $31.08. Shorted more at $468.87.

Thoughts on ViacomCBS and Cannabis

I honestly want to aggressively expand my ViacomCBS and cannibas exposure right here, right now - at today's prices.  My investment thesis on ViacomCBS.   And on cannibas - here is the key to the "SAFE": A Pathway to Pardons ¿¿ ¿@weldon_angelos¿ ¿@D...

ViacomCBS

ViacomCBS in The Hollywood Reporter today. 

Rediscovering VIAC

It appears that the wallstreetbets/reddit community is rediscovering ViacomCBS .

Insiders Gobble Up ViacomCBS Shares

In case you missed it, I posted this late in the day about ViacomCBS in the Comments Section: dougie kass • 12 hours ago Viacom insider buys after close: Bakish 39,855 shares VP jones 1868 shares VP Phelps 2629 shares VP Phillips 3,288 shares VP lea...