Viacom IncVIAB:NSQ

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As of Oct 20 2014 18:58 BST.

Consensus recommendation

As of Oct 17, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 42 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 Nov 03, 2009. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to hold their position in Viacom, Inc..

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Share price forecast

The 28 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Viacom, Inc. have a median target of 90.00, with a high estimate of 119.00 and a low estimate of 72.50. The median estimate represents a 29.85% increase from the last price of 69.31. View Full Financials

High+72.8 %119.00
Med+30.7 %90.00
Low+5.3 %72.50


In 2013, Viacom Inc reported a dividend of 1.15 USD, which represents a 9.52% increase over last year. The 14 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.25 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 8.78%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)+9.52%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Aug 06, 2014, Viacom, Inc. reported 3rd quarter 2014 earnings of 1.42 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 10.08%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Nov 13, 2014. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+4.76%

Viacom, Inc. reported annual 2013 earnings of 4.68 per share on Nov 14, 2013.
The next earnings announcement from Viacom, Inc. is expected the week of Nov 13, 2014. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+5.63%
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Viacom, Inc. had 3rd quarter 2014 revenues of 3.42bn. This missed the 3.57bn consensus estimate of the 28 analysts following the company. This was 7.78% above the prior year's 3rd quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-1.63%

Viacom, Inc. had revenues for the full year 2013 of 13.79bn. This was 0.67% below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-1.89%
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