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About the company

Viacom Inc. (Viacom) is an entertainment content company that connects with audiences in over 160 countries and territories and creates compelling television programs, motion pictures, short-form video, applications, games, consumer products, social media and other entertainment content. The Company operates through two segments: Media Networks and Filmed Entertainment. Viacom Media Networks’ program services reached approximately 700 million households in over 160 countries. Viacom Media Networks operates the international extensions of the multimedia brands MTV, VH1, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and BET, as well as certain program services. The Company’s Filmed Entertainment segment produces, finances, acquires and distributes motion pictures and other entertainment content. under the Paramount Pictures, Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, Insurge Pictures, MTV Films and Nickelodeon Movies brands.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)13.05bn
  • Net income in USD2.07bn
  • Incorporated2005
  • Employees9.20k
  • Location
    Viacom Inc1515 BroadwayNEW YORK 10036-8901United StatesUSA
  • Phone+1 (212) 258-6000Fax+1 (302) 636-5454
  • Websitehttp://www.viacom.com
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
VIAB:NSQ since
Soul Train Holdings LLCDeal completed04 Apr 201604 Apr 2016Deal completed-8.89%--
Data delayed at least 15 minutes, as of Oct 21 2016 21:00 BST.

Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc3.00bn106.05m3.10bn970.0029.431.998.941.031.081.0830.5915.960.6199--40.283,095,542.002.19--2.51--61.35--3.53----4.650.5543--9.33--62.87------
Regal Entertainment Group3.15bn151.10m3.56bn25.92k23.56--9.571.130.96460.964620.09-5.561.2257.9149.43121,404.605.864.817.255.9461.4461.054.814.060.7755.961.60137.934.592.1845.2714.6013.544.10
Cinemark Holdings, Inc.2.86bn215.35m4.64bn3.67k21.463.9111.131.631.861.8624.7010.230.681896.1632.29778,988.805.214.465.814.9449.6049.297.646.711.606.970.627562.348.595.9112.708.3016.275.92
Dolby Laboratories, Inc.1.03bn208.48m5.03bn1.87k24.452.6017.264.912.042.0410.0219.150.46465.3910.49549,271.009.4812.2010.5513.5989.8590.1820.4024.464.02--0.0039.051.091.02-11.99-8.5438.46--
Image Chain Group Limited Inc1.48m-6.23m5.14bn----3,888.65--3,469.15-0.0502-0.05020.00530.00340.7353-------309.23---938.32--34.13---420.58--1.23--0.00-------1,969.56------
Discovery Communications Inc.6.47bn773.00m10.37bn7.00k14.452.003.611.601.841.8410.1613.300.412--4.20924,571.407.597.738.758.7062.7868.1618.4319.94--5.560.5870.002.0611.53-9.501.3316.02--
Viacom, Inc.13.05bn2.07bn15.10bn9.20k7.233.646.501.165.185.1832.7510.310.58398.094.581,418,478.009.4010.0711.7812.2348.2149.6516.1116.490.81555.940.739524.33-3.74---19.65------
Twenty-First Century Fox Inc27.33bn2.76bn48.09bn21.50k18.183.5413.531.761.421.4214.057.310.55545.674.491,270,977.006.159.647.4712.0737.3236.1611.0718.301.654.910.56110.48-5.732.43-67.003.77-15.8214.87
Time Warner Inc27.90bn4.01bn69.60bn24.80k17.962.9214.812.494.985.0334.5230.630.43759.513.531,125,121.006.304.997.215.7643.6242.8614.3912.181.625.600.505732.332.770.8986-2.458.09-7.6910.49
Data as of Oct 21 2016. Currency figures normalised to Viacom Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

0.00%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)as of 30 Jun 201642.45m12.23%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Jun 201621.47m6.18%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 30 Jun 201616.73m4.82%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 30 Jun 201615.08m4.34%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 30 Jun 201614.50m4.18%
SunAmerica Asset Management LLCas of 30 Jun 20167.75m2.23%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 20157.04m2.03%
LSV Asset Managementas of 30 Jun 20166.35m1.83%
Capital Research & Management Co. (International Investors)as of 30 Jun 20166.34m1.83%
Invesco Advisers, Inc.as of 30 Jun 20166.20m1.78%
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Data from 31 Dec 2015 - 30 Jun 2016Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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