Viacom IncVIAB:NSQ

84.35
0.34 / 0.40%
1.59m
28.68%
1.11
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As of Apr 23 2014 21:00 BST.Data delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Consensus recommendation

As of Apr 18, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 33 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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Hold15
Underperform0
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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 92.50, with a high estimate of 105.00 and a low estimate of 80.00. The median estimate represents a 10.11% increase from the last price of 84.01. View Full Financials

High+24.5 %105.00
Med+9.7 %92.50
Low-5.2 %80.00

Dividends

In 2013, Viacom Inc reported a dividend of 1.15 USD, which represents a 9.52% increase over last year. The 12 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.23 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 7.04%. View Full Financials

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

On Jan 30, 2014, Viacom, Inc. reported 1st quarter 2014 earnings of 1.20 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 31 analysts following the company and exceeded last year's 1st quarter results by 31.87%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on May 01, 2014. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+9.36%

Viacom, Inc. reported annual 2013 earnings of 4.68 per share on Nov 14, 2013. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+5.63%
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Revenue

Viacom, Inc. had 1st quarter 2014 revenues of 3.1970bn. This missed the 3.3046bn consensus estimate of the 28 analysts following the company. This was 12.46% below the prior year's 1st quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-0.29%

Viacom, Inc. had revenues for the full year 2013 of 13.7940bn. This was 0.67% below the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate-1.89%
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