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Viacom Inc (VIAB.OQ)

VIAB.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Viacom sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share
Thursday, 18 May 2017 01:35pm EDT 

May 18 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc :Sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.20per share.  Full Article

Viacom announces cash tender offers for up to $750 mln aggregate purchase price of certain outstanding debt securities
Thursday, 18 May 2017 09:01am EDT 

May 18 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc :Viacom announces cash tender offers for up to $750 million aggregate purchase price of certain outstanding debt securities.Viacom inc says announces cash tender offers for up to $750 million aggregate purchase price of certain outstanding debt securities.Viacom inc says announces cash tender offers for up to $750 million aggregate purchase price of certain outstanding debt securities.  Full Article

Viacom Q2 earnings per share $0.30
Thursday, 4 May 2017 07:00am EDT 

May 4 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc : :Q2 adjusted earnings per share $0.79.Viacom Inc qtrly filmed entertainment revenues grew 37pct to $895 million.Q2 earnings per share $0.30.Q2 revenue rose 8 percent to $3.26 billion.Qtrly advertising revenues decreased 1pct to $1.11 billion..Qtrly media networks revenues increased 1pct to $2.39 billion.Q2 earnings per share view $0.59, revenue view $3.02 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Viacom names Julia Phelps Senior Vice President, Communications & Culture
Friday, 21 Apr 2017 10:00am EDT 

April 21 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc :Viacom names Julia Phelps senior vice president, communications & culture.Most recently, Phelps led communications for company's international business, Viacom International Media Networks.  Full Article

Viacom appoints Jim Gianopulos as Chairman and CEO of Paramount Pictures
Monday, 27 Mar 2017 02:00pm EDT 

Viacom Inc : Press release - viacom names jim gianopulos chairman and chief executive officer of paramount pictures . Gianopulos will report directly to bob bakish, president and chief executive officer of viacom . In his role as Chairman and CEO of Paramount, Gianopulos will oversee studio's film and television operations worldwide . Says previously, Gianopulos served as president of 20th Century Fox International .Gianopulos also will be charged with setting a new strategy for Paramount.  Full Article

Viacom promotes Christa D'Alimonte to executive vice president, general counsel and secretary
Friday, 10 Mar 2017 09:30am EST 

Viacom Inc : Viacom promotes Christa D'Alimonte to executive vice president, general counsel and secretary . Viacom Inc - Promotes Keyes Hill-Edgar to executive vice president, global business affairs and general counsel of Viacom Media Networks .Viacom Inc- D'Alimonte will succeed Michael Fricklas, who, as previously announced, will be leaving company.  Full Article

Viacom announces $1.3 billion subordinated debt offering
Thursday, 23 Feb 2017 06:45pm EST 

Viacom Inc : Viacom announces $1.3 billion subordinated debt offering . Says intends to use net proceeds from offering primarily for repayment of outstanding indebtedness .Agreed to sell $650 million in aggregate principal amount of 5.875 pct fixed-to-floating rate junior subordinated debentures due 2057.  Full Article

Brad Grey to step down as Chairman, CEO of Paramount Pictures
Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 03:38pm EST 

Viacom Inc : Viacom announces leadership transition at Paramount Pictures . Brad Grey to step down as Chairman and CEO of Paramount Pictures . Says Grey will remain at Paramount for a period to support transition .Says company is commencing a comprehensive search to identify a successor for Brad Grey.  Full Article

Viacom Inc posts Q1 adjusted earnings $1.04/shr
Thursday, 9 Feb 2017 07:00am EST 

Viacom Inc : Viacom Inc - company presents new strategic plan, including focus on six priority flagship brands . Viacom Inc qtrly media networks revenues increased 1 pct to $2.59 billion. . Viacom Inc - revenues in first fiscal quarter were $3.32 billion, an increase of 5 pct, or $170 million, compared to previous year . Viacom Inc qtrly advertising revenues declined 2 pct to $1.29 billion . Viacom inc - 3 pct decrease in domestic advertising revenues in quarter . Viacom Inc - Viacom will be focused on six flagship brands- Bet, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr. and Paramount . Viacom - Paramount's film slate to now include co-branded releases from each of flagships, with Paramount branded films focused on franchises, tentpoles . Viacom Inc - announcing a commitment between Nickelodeon and Paramount to move forward on a slate of four films . Viacom Inc qtrly EPS $1.00; qtrly adjusted EPS $1.04 . Q1 earnings per share view $0.84, revenue view $3.18 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Viacom Inc qtrly filmed entertainment revenues grew 24 pct to $758 million . Viacom Inc - spike will be rebranded in early 2018 as Paramount Network, and will serve as Viacom's premier general entertainment brand .Viacom Inc - plans to invest in new content experiences, and will establish short-form content unit.  Full Article

Viacom declares quarterly cash dividend
Monday, 6 Feb 2017 06:35pm EST 

Viacom Inc :Board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share on both its Class A and Class B common stock.  Full Article

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