Viacom Inc. (VIA.B)

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Shares Outstanding 353.43M
Market Cap 12.80B
EPS 4.70
Div & Yield 0.80 (2.56%)
Stocks, Oil Struggle For Direction in Choppy Trade

Stocks, Oil Struggle For Direction in Choppy Trade

Stocks struggle for direction Wednesday alongside crude oil after investors weigh hopes for a supply cut from Saudi Arabia against a larger-than-expected increase in U.S. inventories.

Stock Futures Remain Lower After ADP Report Shows Jobs Gains

Stock Futures Remain Lower After ADP Report Shows Jobs Gains

Stocks futures pull back on Wednesday after a mega-rally a day earlier that marked the best start to March in history.

Closing Bell: DreamWorks Eyes Viacom's Paramount; U.S. Stocks Surge

Closing Bell: DreamWorks Eyes Viacom's Paramount; U.S. Stocks Surge

It was a blockbuster of a start for March with the S&P 500 surging more than 2% on Tuesday.

Closing Bell: U.S. Stocks, Oil Slump; Viacom Spikes on Deal Talk

Closing Bell: U.S. Stocks, Oil Slump; Viacom Spikes on Deal Talk

U.S. stocks held at session lows through the final hour of trading as another slump in crude oil dragged the energy sector lower on Tuesday.

Stocks, Oil Wipe out Rally With Tuesday Selloff

Stocks, Oil Wipe out Rally With Tuesday Selloff

What goes up must come down: Both equities and oil erased Monday's big rally.

Stocks Remain at Lows as Crude Closes Below $33

Stocks Remain at Lows as Crude Closes Below $33

Stocks hover near lows by midday Tuesday as another slump in crude oil prices pressures the energy sector.

Interest Rates, Oil Stifle Stocks for Another Week

Interest Rates, Oil Stifle Stocks for Another Week

A late rally wasn't enough to erase a disappointing week characterized by interest-rate speculation and a relentless slide in oil prices.

Closing Bell: Viacom's Disappointing Quarter; U.S. Stocks Fluctuate

Closing Bell: Viacom's Disappointing Quarter; U.S. Stocks Fluctuate

U.S. stocks fluctuated as an attempt to correct a two-day selloff outweighed steep losses in the energy sector on Tuesday.

Stocks Fluctuate as Broad Gains Outweigh Energy Losses

Stocks Fluctuate as Broad Gains Outweigh Energy Losses

Stocks come off lows again by mid-afternoon Tuesday in trading that is divided between a decline in crude prices and opportunity buying after two days of extreme selloffs.

Stocks Back in Red as Energy Sector Sells Off

Stocks Back in Red as Energy Sector Sells Off

Stocks are lower again by mid-morning Tuesday as the energy sector continues to sell off despite an uptick in crude prices.

Stock Futures Fall as Japanese Markets Slide

Stock Futures Fall as Japanese Markets Slide

Stock futures set up for another fall on Tuesday, following Japanese markets in another selloff.

Stocks Go Nowhere, Basically, Ahead of Jobs Report

Stocks Go Nowhere, Basically, Ahead of Jobs Report

The U.S. economy didn't end last year in the best shape. Further proof of that sent markets into a tizzy on Thursday.

Stocks Struggle to Remain Positive in Choppy Trading

Stocks Struggle to Remain Positive in Choppy Trading

Stocks struggle to stay positive by mid-afternoon Thursday even as a weaker U.S. dollar boosts the materials sector.

Viacom's Fuzzy Picture on CEO Dauman's Pay

Struggling firm seems to have quietly raised chief's compensation.

Closing Bell: Stocks Recover; Delta Benefits From Oil Price Drop

Closing Bell: Stocks Recover; Delta Benefits From Oil Price Drop

U.S. stocks clawed back to gains in the final minutes of the trading day on Tuesday, but fears remained after crude oil closed at its lowest level since September 2003.

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: Starbucks, Alphabet, Ulta Salon, Micron, Viacom

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: Starbucks, Alphabet, Ulta Salon, Micron, Viacom

Starbucks, Alphabet and Ulta Salon are among the Nasdaq's best performers while Micron and Viacom are among the worst, Cramer says.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Good Things to Remember Amid the Fallout

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Good Things to Remember Amid the Fallout

News of a North Korean nuclear test was far from reassuring but that shouldn't induce a global panic, Cramer says. Here are his reasons for staying positive on stocks.

Bad Boy For Life Sean "Diddy" Combs Aka Puff Daddy Confirmed To Perform At The BET "HIP HOP AWARDS" 2015!

Bad Boy For Life Sean "Diddy" Combs Aka Puff Daddy Confirmed To Perform At The BET "HIP HOP AWARDS" 2015!

The 2015 BET "HIP HOP AWARDS" continues to heat up with its growing list of the hottest Hip Hop artists in the game today! Hip hop powerhouse, music mogul and founder of the legendary Bad Boys Records, Sean...

(Photo: Business Wire)

(Photo: Business Wire)

Premium TV network EPIX® announced today that Richard Armitage ( The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, "Hannibal") has been cast as the lead in  Berlin Station , the 10-part contemporary spy series...

U.S. Stocks Open Down as July Job Growth Comes in as Expected

U.S. Stocks Open Down as July Job Growth Comes in as Expected

U.S. stocks opened lower Friday as the Labor Department reported that there were 215,000 jobs created in July job and the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.3%.

The Trader Daily: The Dow Looks the Most Vulnerable

It's spent a lot of time below its 50-day EMA.

12 Stocks to Buy Amid the Weakness

These will still be around when current pullback has passed.

"Jurassic World" Tops Box Office for Fourth Week but Other Sequels Flop

"Jurassic World" Tops Box Office for Fourth Week but Other Sequels Flop

'Terminator Genisys' and 'Magic Mike XXL' had disappointing debuts over the holiday weekend.

Warren Buffett Should Buy AutoNation Says Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Mario Gabelli

Warren Buffett Should Buy AutoNation Says Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Mario Gabelli

Warren Buffett should consider buying AutoNation (AN) to add to his portfolio of companies, says Mario Gabelli, Chairman and CEO of GAMCO Investors and Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A).

Stocks Recover From Jobs Report

Energy is the big winner as major averages gain.

Despite Challenges, Viacom Worth Buying

Stock price is attractive, though advertising and ratings aren't.

The Daily Dose: Black Friday Week

This is 700 words about 150 store visits.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Market 'Losers' Back in the Game

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Market 'Losers' Back in the Game

Some stocks written off by this market are looking better than ever, Cramer says.

Bernstein Downgrades Discovery, Viacom, Citing 'Structural Decline' In Traditional TV

Bernstein Downgrades Discovery, Viacom, Citing 'Structural Decline' In Traditional TV

Research firm Bernstein sees strong evidence that audiences of ad-supported TV have entered a period of "structural decline."

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: The Bulls Are Back in Charge

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: The Bulls Are Back in Charge

Cramer says the 10 things needed for a sustainable stock recovery have been checked off his list.