Consumer ServicesMedia
  • Price (USD)52.47
  • Today's Change-0.065 / -0.12%
  • Shares traded1.16m
  • 1 Year change2.53%
  • Beta1.2812
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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)14.51bn
  • Net income in USD1.91bn
  • Incorporated1986
  • Employees12.77k
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
CBS:NYQ since
Pop Media Group LLCDeal completed12 Mar 201912 Mar 2019Deal completed6.90%--
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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 Corp13.62bn1.58bn16.23bn16.00k11.581.896.861.193.003.0025.9118.370.451331.4221.06851,331.405.494.646.635.7429.4528.5112.158.130.6278--0.626---5.35-0.411275.2713.00-20.67--
Liberty Broadband Corp22.26m69.95m17.37bn0.00250.471.64238.87780.620.38260.38260.122158.440.0019------0.58226.520.58276.63----314.311,025.98----0.0470.0070.00-22.06-95.39---48.46--
CBS Corporation14.51bn1.91bn19.68bn12.77k10.506.999.011.365.005.1538.097.520.67984.783.751,136,570.009.196.8711.498.2637.2338.8313.5211.831.047.660.783618.536.000.716532.551.86-4.898.45
Liberty Global PLC11.96bn-394.80m20.02bn26.00k--4.405.591.67-0.50670.909815.176.270.2159--8.71459,919.20-0.4954-0.9899-0.6001-1.1558.4961.22-2.29-4.31--1.660.8778--6.04-1.9483.43---10.15--
Liberty Media Formula One1.83bn-161.00m22.95bn4.56k--1.5276.7512.56-0.6968-0.64927.9124.020.1606--18.84401,097.70-1.411.11-1.461.5730.3254.14-8.818.43---0.83330.47570.002.47-14.51-159.41---41.65--
Fox Corp10.98bn1.54bn23.93bn--15.652.3213.542.182.482.4817.6916.75----------------34.40--14.43--3.5932.360.00--2.34--15.16------
Sirius XM Holdings Inc5.77bn1.18bn26.12bn2.70k23.31--17.694.530.25780.25781.27-0.41810.6994108.9027.642,138,085.0014.259.1121.6213.3359.9960.5220.3815.050.16275.081.3611.706.378.7241.2525.7915.42--
Data as of Apr 18 2019. Currency figures normalised to CBS Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

38.17%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)as of 31 Dec 201830.31m8.72%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Dec 201823.92m6.88%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 31 Dec 201823.62m6.79%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 31 Dec 201816.75m4.82%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 31 Dec 201812.99m3.74%
Invesco Advisers, Inc.as of 31 Dec 20185.94m1.71%
Capital Research & Management Co. (International Investors)as of 31 Dec 20185.27m1.52%
Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLCas of 31 Dec 20184.95m1.43%
JPMorgan Investment Management, Inc.as of 31 Dec 20184.57m1.32%
Geode Capital Management LLCas of 31 Dec 20184.37m1.26%
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