Viacom Inc. (VIA.B)

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Avg Volume 4.28M
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Shares Outstanding 353.96M
Market Cap 10.65B
EPS 4.30
Div & Yield 0.80 (3.05%)

Today's Outrage: Viacom's a Big Bully

Now is not the time to be raising fees for shows when there's a recession going on.

Pension Funds -- the Next Shoe to Drop

Some of the country's biggest plans are underfunded, which will further erode earnings.

Cramer: Four Reasons to Be Skittish

If these guys can't parse the market, what hope do we have?

Paris Hilton Would Love These Stocks

These publicly traded companies are connected to the celebrity socialite.

Supermodels Outperform the Dow

Indices based on stocks related to Gisele Bundchen and Heidi Klum have done better than the Dow over the past six months.

Icahn Targets Yahoo! Board of Directors

Icahn Targets Yahoo! Board of Directors

In a letter to Yahoo!'s chairman, Icahn says the Internet search giant 'acted irrationally' when it failed to accept Microsoft's bid.

Considering Creating a Fake Facebook Page? Read This!

Considering Creating a Fake Facebook Page? Read This!

As the ways to mock school authority figures, and others, enters the digital age, the punishments for going there are also more advanced. If you are considering a social media-related prank, the jokes on you if you don't know the law.

Gaze Skeptically On This Bullish Tale

Barron's rehashed a month's old tale on Disney's promise, and investors need be afraid.

Stocks Fade to Mixed Close After Early Rally

Stocks Fade to Mixed Close After Early Rally

All three major indices erase most of their gains, which were spawned by encouraging jobs data. The Nasdaq, yanked down by a wretched report from Sun Microsystems, proved the day's biggest loser.

Stocks End the Day in Neutral Territory

Stocks End the Day in Neutral Territory

All three major indices erase early gains to close Friday around the flat line.

Stocks Stuck in Neutral as Rally Fades

Stocks Stuck in Neutral as Rally Fades

Crude futures are rising $3.14 to $115.66 a barrel. Gold adds $7.10 to $858 an ounce, and the dollar gives up part of its gains.

Stocks Erase Gains as Jobs Joy Fades

Stocks Erase Gains as Jobs Joy Fades

The market gives up all of the morning's wins. All major indices are down, with the Nasdaq the most dismal of the bunch.

Stocks Ease Gains as Jobs Enthusiasm Wanes

Stocks Ease Gains as Jobs Enthusiasm Wanes

The morning's wins fall off by midday, and the Nasdaq declines on dismal Sun Micro results. The Labor Department says 20,000 workers were shed in April, but the jobless rate improved.

U.S. Stocks Climb Higher Out of the Gate

U.S. Stocks Climb Higher Out of the Gate

The stock market in the U.S. opens higher after the government's report on jobs isn't as bad as expected. The Labor Department says 20,000 workers were shed in April, and the unemployment rate improved.

Jobs Data Lift Futures

Jobs Data Lift Futures

The stock market in the U.S. appears headed for a higher open after the government's report on jobs isn't as bad as expected. The Labor Department says 20,000 workers were shed in April, and the unemployment rate improved.

Stock Futures Edge Up Ahead of Jobs Data

Stock Futures Edge Up Ahead of Jobs Data

Treasury prices are also slightly stronger.

Movie Studios Need a New Script

Hollywood is short on new concepts, which could mean trouble for media stocks.

News Corp.'s Murdoch Spreads His Gospel

News Corp.'s Murdoch Spreads His Gospel

The CEO defends his bold Dow Jones move as he continues efforts to dominate media.

Wall Street to Sleeping Media Giants: Wake Up

Wall Street to Sleeping Media Giants: Wake Up

The likes of Disney, Time Warner and GE are being prodded on their lack of stock gains.

Monday's Daily Blog Watch

Monday's Daily Blog Watch

Piggyback investing with Greenlight Capital, and should Google buy Yahoo! here?

Make Online Videos Click With Viewers

Make Online Videos Click With Viewers

A report from the recent OMMA conference shows that viewer-driven content -- and participation -- is key.

Stocks Eke Out Gains

The major indices reverse Monday's minor pullback.

Two Tech Opportunities, Now Passing

Two Tech Opportunities, Now Passing

Viacom, Sirius: Buy Electronic Arts, XM before they go up too much more.

Oracle 1, Maven 0

Oracle 1, Maven 0

Larry Ellison pulls another beat out of his bag.

Funny Money: Back to the Salt Mines

Funny Money: Back to the Salt Mines

Labor Day passes and Sumner Redstone, H-P and Ford are back to their typical shenanigans.

Maven: Ford's Fairy-Tale Wedding

Maven: Ford's Fairy-Tale Wedding

A lot of serious questions should be asked before happily-ever-after storylines appear.

Good News Will Win Out -- Later

For the near term, it's not the right play. That's still soups, soaps and pharmas.

Today at CBS: Good Growth/Value Play

On Katie Couric's final day at NBC, investors should look to her destination for an investment idea.

Today at CBS: Good Growth/Value Play

On Katie Couric's final day at NBC, investors should look to her destination for an investment idea.

JBL: Here We Are, Now Entertain Us

JBL: Here We Are, Now Entertain Us

Content is king and CBS is embracing new means of delivery. Plus, an update on Exelon.