CBS CorpCBS:NYQ

55.91
0.59 / 1.04%
10.80m
1.17%
1.80
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Consensus recommendation

As of Sep 19, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 31 polled investment analysts covering CBS Corporation advises that the company will outperform the market. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts improved on Apr 13, 2010. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to hold their position in CBS Corporation.

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Hold8
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Share price forecast

The 26 analysts offering 12 month price targets for CBS Corporation have a median target of 70.00, with a high estimate of 83.00 and a low estimate of 55.00. The median estimate represents a 25.20% increase from the last price of 55.91. View Full Financials

High+48.5 %83.00
Med+25.2 %70.00
Low-1.6 %55.00

Dividends

In 2013, CBS Corp reported a dividend of 0.48 USD, which represents a 9.09% increase over last year. The 9 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.54 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 11.88%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+9.09%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Aug 07, 2014, CBS Corporation reported 2nd quarter 2014 earnings of 0.72 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 28 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's 2nd quarter results by 5.26%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Nov 05, 2014. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-1.24%

CBS Corporation reported annual 2013 earnings of 3.02 per share on Feb 12, 2014. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+58.52%
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Revenue

CBS Corporation had 2nd quarter 2014 revenues of 3.19bn. This missed the 3.24bn consensus estimate of the 25 analysts following the company. This was 17.32% below the prior year's 2nd quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-3.22%

CBS Corporation had revenues for the full year 2013 of 15.28bn. This was 8.48% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+4.18%
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