Viacom IncVIAB:NSQ

75.23
0.280 / 0.37%
2.81m
5.07%
1.08
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Consensus recommendation

As of Nov 22, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 41 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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Buy8
Outperform12
Hold15
Underperform3
Sell0
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Research Reports

S&P Capital IQ – STARS Reports
S&P Capital IQ Quantitative Report
Ford Investor Services, Inc.

Share price forecast

The 27 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Viacom, Inc. have a median target of 83.00, with a high estimate of 104.00 and a low estimate of 70.00. The median estimate represents a 10.33% increase from the last price of 75.23. View Full Financials

High+38.2 %104.00
Med+10.3 %83.00
Low-7.0 %70.00

Dividends

In 2014, Viacom Inc reported a dividend of 1.26 USD, which represents a 9.57% increase over last year. The 13 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.35 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 6.75%. View Full Financials

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

On Nov 13, 2014, Viacom, Inc. reported 4th quarter 2014 earnings of 1.71 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 31 analysts following the company and exceeded last year's 4th quarter results by 10.32%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Jan 28, 2015. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+4.83%

Viacom, Inc. reported annual 2014 earnings of 5.40 per share on Nov 13, 2014. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+6.64%
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Revenue

Viacom, Inc. had 4th quarter 2014 revenues of 4bn. This bettered the 4bn consensus of the 28 analysts covering the company. This was 16.66% above the prior year's 4th quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+2.82%

Viacom, Inc. had revenues for the full year 2014 of 14bn. This was 0.08% below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-0.19%
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