Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 18313.07. It is in the Entertainment – Diversified industry and sector Services, with a current P/E of 8.25, a forward P/E of 9.45 and EPS of 5.57. At a stock price of 45.37 (-1.31%) it has a dividend yield of 3.48%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 19.70%, more recently this last year it has grown by -12.90%. The next year growth is going to be about 10.14% and more long-term 4.88% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 679.00%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 7.30% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -2.50%.
For performance, Viacom, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 1.48%. For the last month performance for Viacom, Inc. is 14.84%. While the last quarter is 9.46% and half year, 5.28%. Finally for the year, performance is -15.64%.
The 52-week high for Viacom, Inc., is at -17.68%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 53.70%. The 20-day simple moving average is 5.27% and 7.84% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 2.18%, and for the month it is 2.73%. Viacom, Inc., has a target price of 47.33.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 2.96, and for total debt/equity Viacom, Inc. has 3.22. The gross margin is 50.50%, while operating margin is 27.30%, the profit margin is 17.10%. The current ratio is 1.1 and the quick ratio is 0.9.
Insider ownership is at 0.80%, with instituitional ownership at 89.70%. Viacom, Inc. has a payout ratio of 28.50%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 398.37. The shares float is 353.37, with the float short at 3.79%, with short ratio coming to 3.81.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Viacom, Inc., get 10.00%, with its returns on investment at 16.40%. Return on equity is 63.60%. So will the investors see the target price of 47.33, reached soon?
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