Viacom Inc. (VIA.B)

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52 Wk Low/High /
Avg Volume 4.06M
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Shares Outstanding 353.64M
Market Cap 11.57B
EPS 4.30
Div & Yield 0.80 (2.81%)

Earnings on the Horizon

As reporting season approaches, three main causes of recent weak economic data look much improved.

Entertaining a Thought

I will add to this media play on red day as the valuation is still attractive.

5 Breakout Trades for July Profits

5 Breakout Trades for July Profits

As the market tries to catch its breath after last week's rally, here are five new breakout trades for the week.

Jim Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS -- Weekly Roundup

We continue to add to positions, given the positive economic reports and solid leadership from industrials.

Adjusting the Portfolio Balance

We're adding to an ag, an oil producer and a media stock, and trimming a financial and a pharma.

Weekly Roundup

Below the macro headlines, some data points indicate upside, and corporate earnings have so far been good.

Weekly Roundup

Volatility is high and sentiment is low, but the good news is that stock valuations are very cheap.

'Green Lantern' Takes On 'Captain America'

'Green Lantern' Takes On 'Captain America'

Marvel's Captain America may have the makings of a red-white-and-blue blockbuster, but Green Lantern's marketing goes all out.

Weekly Roundup

Even in a tough market, patience and diversification can pay off.

Taylor Swift Wins Video Of Year At CMT Awards

Taylor Swift Wins Video Of Year At CMT Awards

Taylor Swift wins video of the year at CMT Awards; Blake Shelton night's only multiple winner

Weekly Roundup

When macroeconomic data are negative, it's a good time to weigh individual companies' fundamentals.

Weekly Roundup

This was a busy week for trades, new positions and adjustments in our ratings.

Taking Profits in Oil Services, adding to Driller and Media Giant

I'm also keeping an eye on two other energy plays, so stay tuned.

Continuing Our Rebalancing

We'll take profits in this health care stock and add to a technology holding on today's weakness.

Weekly Roundup: A Stock-Picker's Market

We try to pick the best of breed at a good price and always practice diversification.

Taking Profits in Trucking Supplier, Starting a Position in Package Deliverer

I'll also add to positions in a hotel chain and a media giant.

Trimming Two

I need to right-size a pair of positions, and I'm eager to put the money back to work.

Tiger Global Grows Bullish on Netflix, Apple

Tiger Global Grows Bullish on Netflix, Apple

The hedge fund company refocuses its big bets on online media stocks.

Hedge Fund Viking Global's Bullish Picks

Hedge Fund Viking Global's Bullish Picks

Here are five stock picks from Viking Global, a long/short global equity fund.

Selling Two, Buying Two

I'm taking profits in two big winners and redeploying the cash elsewhere in the fund.

Weekly Roundup

This week's wild action provided a good example of the need for diversification.

Buying Two, Watching Six

I'll continue to build up two relatively new positions in the fund and look for spots to add elsewhere.

Three Quick Adds

I'm building up two new positions and am finally cleared to trade in a third.

CEO Pay Exceeds Pre-recession Level

CEO Pay Exceeds Pre-recession Level

Typical big-business CEO made $9 million last year, exceeding pre-recession level

Weekly Roundup

In this volatile week, we took some gains and built up some smaller positions in the fund.

Whipsaw Action Calls for Diversification

A portfolio should contain a combination of economically sensitive stocks and defensive ones.

AP IMPACT: CEO Pay Exceeds Pre-recession Level

AP IMPACT: CEO Pay Exceeds Pre-recession Level

AP IMPACT: Typical big-business CEO made $9 million last year, exceeding pre-recession level

Let the Dust Settle

Futures are pointed lower again, and now's a good time to take some profits and look for high-quality names to pick at into the decline.

Three Quick Buys

I'm continuing to put my money to work today.

Taking Down Beta

Letting the dust settle makes sense, especially with the gains that I have.