Viacom IncVIAB:NSQ

55.60
0.54 / 0.96 %
1.88m
32.52 %
1.18
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About the company

13.83bn1.79bn20059.90k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryMediaLocation
Viacom Inc
1515 Broadway
NEW YORK10036-8901
United States
USA
Phone+1 (212) 258-6000Websitehttp://www.viacom.com
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.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateVIAB:NSQ since
announced
Transaction
value
Thrillist Media Group IncRumoured17 Jul 2015+10.02 %--
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Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
(TTM)
Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excluding
extraordinary items (TTM)
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extraordinary items) (TTM)
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share (TTM)
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Inventory turnover
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employee (TTM)
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average
assets
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Return on
average
assets
(5 yr average)
Return on
investment
(TTM)
Return on
investment
(5 yr average)
Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin (5 yr average)Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin (5 Yr Average)Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio (5 yr average)Revenue
(Year-over-year change%)
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(5 yr growth rate)
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expenditure
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(5 yr growth rate)
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13.83bn1.79bn22.10bn9.90k13.279.5910.631.604.194.1932.925.800.60659.595.091,397,3748.16--9.87--47.89--13.45--1.016.530.8402---0.0797---0.6232------
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31.21bn9.22bn69.89bn27.00k8.044.216.712.244.274.2714.378.150.58456.334.931,155,77817.818.7022.678.7034.6035.7230.4813.702.13--0.493311.6615.150.9318-44.5015---9.241315.81
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Data as of Aug 05 2015. Currency figures normalised to Viacom Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
20.03m5.78%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Mar 2015
17.11m4.93%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Mar 2015
16.29m4.70%
Manning & Napier Advisors LLC
as of 30 Jun 2015
12.03m3.47%
Lazard Asset Management LLC
as of 31 Mar 2015
11.46m3.31%
Yacktman Asset Management LP
as of 31 Mar 2015
9.34m2.70%
Longview Partners LLP
as of 31 Mar 2015
8.71m2.51%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 31 Dec 2014
8.64m2.49%
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Investment Management)
as of 31 Mar 2015
8.27m2.38%
Institutional Capital LLC
as of 31 Mar 2015
8.22m2.37%
34.64%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2014 - 30 Jun 2015Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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