Viacom IncVIAB:NSQ

1.15 / 2.96%
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Consensus recommendation

As of Jun 24, 2016, the consensus forecast amongst 37 polled investment analysts covering Viacom, Inc. advises investors to hold their position in the company. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Nov 23, 2015. The previous consensus forecast advised that Viacom, Inc. would outperform the market.

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Share price forecast

The 30 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Viacom, Inc. have a median target of 48.00, with a high estimate of 82.00 and a low estimate of 26.00. The median estimate represents a 23.46% increase from the last price of 38.88. View Full Financials

High+104.8 %82.00
Med+19.9 %48.00
Low-35.0 %26.00


In 2015, Viacom Inc reported a dividend of 1.46 USD, which represents a 15.87% increase over last year. The 19 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.59 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 8.90%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+15.87 %
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Earnings history & estimates

On Apr 28, 2016, Viacom, Inc. reported 2nd quarter 2016 earnings of 0.76 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 33 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's 2nd quarter results by 34.48 %.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Aug 04, 2016. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-6.87 %

Viacom, Inc. reported annual 2015 earnings of 5.44 per share on Nov 12, 2015. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+9.67 %
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Viacom, Inc. had 2nd quarter 2016 revenues of 3.0010bn. This bettered the 2.9778bn consensus of the 30 analysts covering the company. This was 2.50 % below the prior year's 2nd quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+0.41 %

Viacom, Inc. had revenues for the full year 2015 of 13.2680bn. This was 3.74 % below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-1.12 %
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