Viacom IncVIAB:NSQ

76.38
0.46 / 0.61%
2.11m
9.24%
1.08
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About the company

13.78bn2.39bn20059.90k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryMediaLocation
Viacom Inc
1515 Broadway
NEW YORK10036
United States
USA
Phone+1 (212) 258-6000Fax+1 (302) 636-5454Websitehttp://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 (apps), games, consumer products, social media and other entertainment content. The Company operates through two segments: Media Networks and Filmed Entertainment. In September 2014, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a division of Viacom Inc. acquired Channel 5 Broadcasting Limited from Northern & Shell Media Group.

Mergers & acquisitions

There are no recent mergers or acquisitions for Viacom Inc.
Data delayed at least 15 minutes, as of Dec 22 2014 21:00 GMT.

Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
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investment
(5 yr average)
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Viacom, Inc.
13.78bn2.39bn31.17bn9.90k13.928.4611.632.265.455.4531.318.980.58728.104.551,392,22210.50--12.71--52.54--17.88--1.127.550.7632---0.0797---0.6232------
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28.40bn4.14bn71.21bn34.00k18.382.8313.952.514.624.5531.6729.960.43848.474.13--6.424.527.354.5242.8444.3914.6410.031.274.910.47235.463.712.4221.71---2.46468.92
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32.69bn4.06bn81.87bn27.00k21.245.2315.312.501.811.9214.597.370.60696.525.471,210,8527.878.7010.328.7033.5935.7212.9713.701.261,902.330.501611.6615.150.9318-44.5015---9.241315.81
Data as of Dec 22 2014. Currency figures normalised to Viacom Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
19.67m5.47%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 30 Sep 2014
16.05m4.46%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
15.82m4.40%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.
as of 30 Sep 2014
11.07m3.08%
Invesco Advisers, Inc.
as of 30 Sep 2014
10.78m3.00%
Massachusetts Financial Services Co.
as of 30 Sep 2014
9.43m2.62%
Yacktman Asset Management LP
as of 30 Sep 2014
9.38m2.61%
Lazard Asset Management LLC
as of 30 Sep 2014
9.01m2.51%
Longview Partners LLP
as of 30 Sep 2014
8.54m2.38%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 31 Dec 2013
8.25m2.29%
32.82%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2013 - 30 Sep 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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