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VIAB Stock Price Today $26.70
Year To Date
The Year To Date (YTD) return is -25.63%.
52 Week Low
The 52 Week Low stock price is 23.45 set on Thu, Oct 12, 2017 which is 11 days ago.
The current price per share is 13.86% above the 52 week low.
52 Week High
The 52 Week High stock price is $46.72 set on Fri, Mar 31, 2017 which is 206 days ago.
The current price per share is -42.85% below the 52 week high.
All Time High
The All Time High stock price is $89.76 set on Wed, Jul 16, 2014 which is 1,195 days ago.
The current price per share is -70.25% below the all time high.
Viacom Stock Charts
5 Year Stock Chart
The Viacom 5 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 60 months.
1 Year Stock Chart
The Viacom 1 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 12 months.
50 Day Moving Average
The 50 Day Moving Average is at $32.40 which is 17.59% above the stock price of $26.70.
200 Day Moving Average
The 200 Day Moving Average is at 37.76 which is 29.29% above the stock price of $26.70.
Because both the 50 DMA and 200 DMA are above the current stock price, this can be considered a bearish technical indicator.
Since the stock price is very far from both moving averages, a price retracement towards the moving averages should not be unexpected.
VIAB Company Profile
Viacom Inc is a Communications stock that trades on the NASDAQ and has a market capitalization of $10.74 Billion.
Viacom Inc. offers global media brands that create television programs, motion pictures, short-form content, applications, games, consumer products, social media experiences and other entertainment content. As of September 30, 2016, the Company offered its services for audiences in more than 180 countries. The Company operates through two segments: Media Networks and Filmed Entertainment. The Media Networks segment creates, acquires and distributes programming and other content for audiences The Media Networks segment provides entertainment content and related branded products for advertisers, content distributors and retailers. The Filmed Entertainment segment produces, finances, acquires and distributes motion pictures, television programming and other entertainment content under the Paramount Pictures, Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, Paramount Animation, Insurge Pictures, Nickelodeon Movies, MTV Films and Paramount Television brands.
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Earnings Per Share
The EPS is $3.63.
Price To Earnings Ratio
The P/E Ratio is 7.35%.
Viacom has a relatively low price to earnings ratio compared to the overal S&P 500 average, which is about 25%.
Some investors look for very low p/e stocks with the hopes of investing in an undervalued stock. Of course, this is just one factor to consider.
The Earnings Release Date was Thu, Aug 3, 2017.
Since this earnings release 81 days ago, the stock price is down by -21.68%.
Many investors know the importance of a companies earnings report. Also, the market reaction to the earnings release can be even more important and can help in making a prediction of a future price forecast of the shares.
A significant post earnings announcement percentage move can continue or reverse an existing trend for several days or weeks after the earnings date.
The next Earnings Release Date is on Wed, Nov 8, 2017, which is in 16 days.
The Annual Dividend Yield is 2.84%.
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Since the Ex-Date on Thu, Sep 14, 2017, 39 days ago, the stock price is down by -2.48%. (The next ex-dividend date will be around Wed, Dec 13, 2017.)
Dividend Pay Date
The Pay Date is Mon, Oct 2, 2017, 21 days ago.
Investors should understand the dividend history of a company. Dividend history will show the dividend payments disbursed to investors over the years.