Today’s top gainers include the company Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) which is in the industry Entertainment – Diversified, gaining 2.53% today. In the last week its performance is -0.76%, and -8.17% for the past quarter. Currently, Viacom, Inc., VIAB has a target price of 46.58, so today’s gain of 2.53% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.10%.
Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB), has a market cap of 16261.81, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.40%, and institutional ownership is 91.20%.
At the current price of 40.54, it has a dividend yield of 3.95%, and its target price is 46.58. This is with a profit margin of 15.80%, and total debt/equity of 3.02. Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) has a P/E of 7.82, as well as a forward P/E of 9.46.
With a current EPS of 5.19, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.70%,Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 19.70%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 1.76%.
Performance for the year is -4.34%. Since its IPO date on 12/5/2005, the total performance to date is 0.47%.
Volume today for Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB), is 3992600, while its average volume is 3487.45. Whilst the total gain today was 2.53%, it did have a day high of -13.17%.
Volatility for this week has been at 2.57%, and 2.21% for the month. The 52-week low for Viacom, Inc., VIAB has been 37.34%, while the 52-week-high has reached -21.78%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 16.40%, and its return on assets is 9.20%. Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) has an operating margin of 24.80%. With a sales growth of 1.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Viacom, Inc., VIAB is in the sector Services, its long-term debt/equity is 2.69, and has a current ratio of 1 and 0.8 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Viacom, Inc.? Well its PEG is 4.44, and the P/S is 1.25, along with a P/B of 3.93. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 84.7.