Viacom IncVIAB:NSQ

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Consensus recommendation

As of Sep 25, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 34 polled investment analysts covering Viacom, Inc. advises that the company will outperform the market. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts improved on Aug 07, 2015. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to hold their position in Viacom, Inc..

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Share price forecast

The 29 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Viacom, Inc. have a median target of 60.00, with a high estimate of 87.00 and a low estimate of 42.00. The median estimate represents a 35.35% increase from the last price of 44.33. View Full Financials

High+96.3 %87.00
Med+35.3 %60.00
Low-5.3 %42.00


In 2014, Viacom Inc reported a dividend of 1.26 USD, which represents a 9.57% increase over last year. The 22 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.33 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 5.56%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+9.57 %
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Earnings history & estimates

On Aug 06, 2015, Viacom, Inc. reported 3rd quarter 2015 earnings of 1.47 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 30 analysts following the company and exceeded last year's 3rd quarter results by 3.52%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Nov 12, 2015. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+3.13 %

Viacom, Inc. reported annual 2014 earnings of 5.40 per share on Nov 13, 2014.
The next earnings announcement from Viacom, Inc. is expected the week of Nov 12, 2015. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+16.84 %
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Viacom, Inc. had 3rd quarter 2015 revenues of 3.06bn. This missed the 3.25bn consensus estimate of the 27 analysts following the company. This was 10.61 % below the prior year's 3rd quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-2.04 %

Viacom, Inc. had revenues for the full year 2014 of 13.78bn. This was 0.08 % below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-0.19 %
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