Viacom Inc. - Class B (VIAB)

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NASDAQ
Prev Close 37.77
Open 37.93
Day Low/High 37.50 / 39.07
52 Wk Low/High 30.11 / 58.21
Volume 8.30M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 347.23B
Market Cap 12.69B
P/E Ratio 5.86
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Viacom's $1.3 Bond Sale Marks First Good News of Post-Dauman Era

Viacom's $1.3 Bond Sale Marks First Good News of Post-Dauman Era

Viacom raised $1.3 billion in a bond offering that demonstrated investor hopes for a merger with CBS that might sustain Sumner Redstone's $40 billion media empire.

A$AP Rocky Named Creative Director For MTV LABS

A$AP Rocky Named Creative Director For MTV LABS

MTV and Viacom Velocity, the company's in-house creative agency, today announced it has named A$AP Rocky, backed by his own creative company AWGE, as Creative Director for MTV LABS, a creative incubator developed in...

Former Viacom (VIAB) Adviser Comments on Possible Merger with CBS

Former Viacom (VIAB) Adviser Comments on Possible Merger with CBS

Activate CEO Michael Wolf, who previously served as the president and chief operating officer of MTV Networks, explained why a merger would benefit both CBS and Viacom (VIAB)

Viacom Announces $1.3 Billion Debt Offering

Viacom Announces $1.3 Billion Debt Offering

Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB, VIA) today announced that it has agreed to sell $400 million in aggregate principal amount of 2.

Putting Viacom and CBS Back Together Again

Putting Viacom and CBS Back Together Again

National Amusements is said to be asking Viacom and CBS to consider merging.

Viacom-CBS Merger Would Be All-Stock, Redstones Won't Participate in Talks

Viacom-CBS Merger Would Be All-Stock, Redstones Won't Participate in Talks

National Amusements made clear in its letter to CBS and Viacom that as merger talks proceed, the Redstones would continue to control both companies, or a combined company.

Viacom Announces Receipt Of Letter From National Amusements

Viacom Announces Receipt Of Letter From National Amusements

Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB, VIA) today announced that its board of directors has received a letter from National Amusements requesting that it explore a potential combination of Viacom and CBS.

As Redstones Call for CBS-Viacom Merger, Questions Linger on How to Pull it Off

As Redstones Call for CBS-Viacom Merger, Questions Linger on How to Pull it Off

The companies will be asked to merge by Sumner Redstone's National Amusements, the controlling shareholder of both companies, Reuters reported. Shares in both stocks rose on the report.

National Amusements, Inc. Proposes Combination Of CBS And Viacom

National Amusements, Inc. Proposes Combination Of CBS And Viacom

National Amusements, Inc., the owner of a majority of CBS and Viacom's voting stock, today announced that it has asked the boards of CBS and Viacom to consider a potential combination of the companies.

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Thursday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Thursday

Crude oil slips early Thursday after prices spiked following a surprise agreement by OPEC members to curb production; U.S. stock futures edge higher; Pepsico's earnings tops estimates.

Viacom (VIAB) Stock Advances, National Amusements Urges Exploration of CBS Deal

Viacom (VIAB) Stock Advances, National Amusements Urges Exploration of CBS Deal

National Amusements, the controlling shareholder of Viacom (VIAB) and CBS (CBS), could reportedly call upon the companies to explore a merger this week.

Jianlin's Wanda Vies for Golden Globes Producer Dick Clark

Jianlin's Wanda Vies for Golden Globes Producer Dick Clark

The TV production group could reportedly be valued at up to $1 billion.

Viacom (VIAB), CBS Need to Merge, BTIG's Greenfield Says

Viacom (VIAB), CBS Need to Merge, BTIG's Greenfield Says

BTIG Analyst Rich Greenfield told CNBC Wednesday that a merger between Viacom and CBS is a logical next step after Viacom announced that CEO Tom Dooley will depart in November.

Viacom Takes Further Steps to Wipe Its Hands of Previous Regime, Cuts Dividend

Viacom Takes Further Steps to Wipe Its Hands of Previous Regime, Cuts Dividend

The beleaguered company said interim CEO Tom Dooley would leave the company all while nixing the prospective sale of its Paramont stake and cutting its dividend.

Dividends: Microsoft Up, Viacom Down

MSFT to repurchase shares; VIAB tries to maintain debt rating.

Viacom (VIAB) Stock Down on Slashed Dividend, Interim CEO Dooley to Depart

Viacom (VIAB) Stock Down on Slashed Dividend, Interim CEO Dooley to Depart

Viacom (VIAB) announced this morning that it is halving its dividend and interim CEO Tom Dooley is leaving the company.

Viacom Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

Viacom Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB and VIA) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.

Viacom Board Acts To Position The Company For Future Growth

Viacom Board Acts To Position The Company For Future Growth

Following a comprehensive review of Viacom's (NASDAQ:VIAB, VIA) capital structure and operating budget, the Viacom Board today announced measures to improve the Company's financial flexibility and position it for future...

Nickelodeon Brings To Life

Nickelodeon Brings To Life "Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library," An Original TV Movie Based On National Best-Selling Children's Book (Photo: Business Wire)

Nickelodeon announced today the start of production for a brand-new original TV movie, Escape from Mr.

Viacom (VIAB) Stock Declining, Stifel Downgrades

Viacom (VIAB) Stock Declining, Stifel Downgrades

Viacom's (VIAB) stock rating was reduced to 'hold' at Stifel on Monday morning.

Lachlan Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Gets No Respect

Lachlan Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Gets No Respect

The son of Rupert Murdoch and co-chairman of the company couldn't hide frustrations that the market is valuing Fox's shares below its peers. But investors have their reasons.

Why Investors Should Still Be Optimistic About Netflix

Why Investors Should Still Be Optimistic About Netflix

Despite two challenging quarters, the streaming media giant's profit potential is large and under-appreciated, says an analyst at RBC Capital Markets.

Viacom's New Board to Consider Cutting Dividend as Cash Dwindles

Viacom's New Board to Consider Cutting Dividend as Cash Dwindles

Viacom's newly expanded board will meet for the first time on Wednesday to discuss a weakening capital structure that has Wall Street analysts calling for a cut to its dividend.

Will Viacom (VIAB) Stock Be Helped by Brean Capital Upgrade?

Will Viacom (VIAB) Stock Be Helped by Brean Capital Upgrade?

Viacom's (VIAB) stock rating was boosted to 'buy' at Brean Capital on Tuesday.

Entertainment Icon Snoop Dogg Is The

Entertainment Icon Snoop Dogg Is The "I Am Hip Hop" Award Recipient

The BET "HIP HOP AWARDS" has remained the most prominent hip hop showcase on television for ten years with its powerful performances, iconic hip hop honorees and much-anticipated cyphers.

Nickelodeon To Premiere New Animated Series

Nickelodeon To Premiere New Animated Series "Kuu Kuu Harajuku" From Global Superstar Gwen Stefani On Monday, Oct. 3, At 4:00 P.m. (ET/PT)(Photo: Nickelodeon)

Nickelodeon today announced superstar Gwen Stefani's animated series Kuu Kuu Harajuku will premiere exclusively on the network in the U.