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Viacom Inc (VIA.OQ)

VIA.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Viacom Inc. offers global media brands that create television programs, motion pictures, short-form content, applications, games, consumer products, social media experiences and other entertainment content. As of September 30, 2016, the Company offered its services for audiences in more than 180 countries. The Company operates... (more)

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Beta: 1.44
Market Cap(Mil.): $11,640.17
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 402.40
Dividend: 0.20
Yield (%): 2.94

Financials

  VIA.OQ Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 5.52 14.79 18.37
EPS (TTM): 4.94 -- --
ROI: 10.50 0.32 10.32
ROE: 34.51 0.01 12.47

Exclusive: Ousted MGM CEO explores bid for the U.S. movie studio - sources

Former MGM Holdings Inc Chief Executive Officer Gary Barber, who was ousted earlier this year, is speaking to investment banks about financing an offer to acquire the privately held U.S. movie studio, five people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

May 21 2018

BRIEF-Viacom Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

* DECLARED A QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.20 PER SHARE ON BOTH ITS CLASS A AND CLASS B COMMON STOCK Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

May 21 2018

UPDATE 7-CBS votes to end Redstone control but must take battle to court

May 17 CBS Corp’s board on Thursday voted to end Shari Redstone’s control of the media company, but the move will not take effect unless a Delaware judge sides with CBS in its litigation to stop a potential merger with Viacom Inc .

May 17 2018

BRIEF-National Amusements Says No Intention Of Forcing Merger That Is Not Supported By Both CBS, Viacom

* NATIONAL AMUSEMENTS SAYS HAS NO INTENTION OF FORCING A MERGER THAT IS NOT SUPPORTED BY BOTH CBS AND VIACOM

May 17 2018

UPDATE 6-Judge halts spiraling Redstone-CBS dispute, to issue ruling Thursday

May 16 A Delaware judge on Wednesday essentially called a time out in the escalating feud between the board of CBS Corp and its controlling shareholder National Amusements Inc, owned by the Redstone family, which wants to merge it with Viacom Inc.

May 16 2018

BRIEF-Paulson & Co Ups Share Stake In Viacom, Dish, Cuts In Caesars Entertainment

* PAULSON & CO UPS SHARE STAKE IN VIACOM TO 2.6 MILLION CLASS B SHARES FROM 1 MILLION CLASS B SHARES - SEC FILING

May 15 2018

UPDATE 6-CBS sues controlling Redstone family in bid for independence

May 14 CBS Corp filed a lawsuit on Monday to reduce the voting power of controlling shareholder National Amusements Inc, the movie theater company owned by Sumner and Shari Redstone, in an act of defiance aimed at thwarting the Redstones' plan to merge CBS with Viacom Inc .

May 14 2018

CBS sues controlling shareholder over proposed Viacom deal

May 14 CBS Corp on Monday asked a court to block controlling shareholder Shari Redstone from interfering at a special meeting of its board called to consider a merger with Viacom.

May 14 2018

Exclusive: Redstone makes concessions on Viacom CEO in bid to clinch CBS deal - sources

Shari Redstone, the media heiress whose family controls CBS Corp and Viacom Inc , has offered CBS CEO Leslie Moonves to drop her demands for Viacom CEO Bob Bakish to be his No. 2 following a merger, as long as Bakish sits on the combined company's board, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

May 04 2018

UPDATE 2-CBS tops estimates on healthy ad sales

May 3 CBS Corp, which is in tough merger talks with Viacom Inc, topped revenue and profit estimates on Thursday, helped by healthy ad sales and higher revenue from affiliate and subscription fees.

May 03 2018

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