Viacom IncVIAB:NSQ

66.80
0.11 / 0.16 %
2.27m
21.11 %
1.16
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Consensus recommendation

As of May 22, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 35 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 Apr 28, 2015. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to hold their position in Viacom, Inc..

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Buy9
Outperform9
Hold11
Underperform4
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Share price forecast

The 30 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Viacom, Inc. have a median target of 78.25, with a high estimate of 98.00 and a low estimate of 62.00. The median estimate represents a 17.14% increase from the last price of 66.80. View Full Financials

High+46.7 %98.00
Med+17.1 %78.25
Low-7.2 %62.00

Dividends

In 2014, Viacom Inc reported a dividend of 1.26 USD, which represents a 9.57% increase over last year. The 15 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 1.26 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, maintaining dividends from this year. View Full Financials

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

On Apr 30, 2015, Viacom, Inc. reported 2nd quarter 2015 earnings of 1.16 per share. This result exceeded the 1.08 consensus of the 31 analysts covering the company and exceeded last year's 2nd quarter results by 7.41%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Aug 04, 2015. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+4.32 %

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 2nd quarter 2015 revenues of 3.08bn. This missed the 3.26bn consensus estimate of the 29 analysts following the company. This was 7.95 % below the prior year's 2nd quarter results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+0.07 %

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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