Consumer ServicesMedia
  • Price (USD)49.74
  • Today's Change0.000 / 0.00%
  • Shares traded2.64m
  • 1 Year change-11.90%
  • Beta1.2083
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About the company

CBS Corporation is a mass media company. The Company operates through four segment: Entertainment, Cable Networks, Publishing, Local Media. The Entertainment segment comprises the CBS TV Network; CBS TV Studios; CBS Studios International and CBS TV Distribution; CBS Interactive; CBS Films; and the Company's digital streaming services, CBS All Access and CBSN. The Cable Networks segment comprises Showtime Networks, which operates its subscription program services, Showtime, The Movie Channel, and Flix. The Publishing segment comprises Simon & Schuster, which publishes and distributes consumer books under imprints such as Simon & Schuster, Pocket Books, Scribner and Gallery Books. The Local Media segment comprises CBS TV Stations, it owns 30 broadcast TV stations; and CBS Local Digital Media. Its businesses span the media and entertainment industries, including the CBS TV Network, cable networks and content production and distribution.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)14.92bn
  • Net income in USD2.98bn
  • Incorporated1986
  • Employees12.77k
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
CBS:NYQ since
Starz Entertainment LLCRumoured17 May 201917 May 2019Rumoured2.85%--
Pop Media Group LLCDeal completed12 Mar 201912 Mar 2019Deal completed1.34%--
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
DISH Network Corp13.35bn1.55bn17.61bn16.00k12.761.967.651.322.942.9425.3819.130.431828.6722.56834,372.405.284.646.365.7429.4528.5112.228.130.6626--0.6162---5.35-0.411275.2713.00-20.67--
CBS Corporation14.92bn2.98bn18.11bn12.77k6.214.215.641.237.898.0339.4211.630.66816.053.751,168,363.0013.606.8716.828.2636.6038.8320.3611.831.167.670.682718.536.000.716532.551.86-4.898.45
Liberty Broadband Corp13.92m70.72m18.17bn0.00258.621.71249.611,309.820.38690.38690.076458.370.0012------0.58846.520.58866.63----507.951,025.98----0.04710.0070.00-22.06-95.39---48.46--
Liberty Global PLC11.76bn664.70m18.96bn26.60k34.684.534.241.640.77022.3915.245.900.2105--8.16442,195.501.41-0.98991.71-1.1558.5661.226.68-4.31--4.110.8864--6.04-1.9483.43---10.15--
Liberty Media Formula One1.96bn-292.00m21.49bn4.56k--1.52128.7110.97-1.26-1.228.4823.330.1688--21.89430,076.80-2.521.11-2.661.5731.6054.14-14.918.43---0.15020.4910.002.47-14.51-159.41---41.65--
Fox Corp11.27bn1.01bn21.66bn--21.772.5417.461.931.622.6018.1713.86----------------34.16--9.33--3.77--0.4356--2.34--15.16------
Sirius XM Holdings Inc6.14bn1.05bn25.34bn2.70k24.25167.7018.514.170.22930.22931.340.03320.6289135.0315.702,274,765.0010.749.1115.4713.3358.9260.5217.0815.050.27675.030.97911.706.378.7241.2525.7915.42--
Data as of Jun 19 2019. Currency figures normalised to CBS Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

34.14%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201924.37m6.92%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 31 Mar 201923.49m6.68%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Mar 201917.29m4.91%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 201914.88m4.23%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)as of 31 Mar 201911.36m3.23%
The Baupost Group LLCas of 31 Mar 20198.54m2.43%
Invesco Advisers, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20196.36m1.81%
Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLCas of 31 Mar 20194.78m1.36%
Geode Capital Management LLCas of 31 Mar 20194.68m1.33%
JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20194.40m1.25%
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