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Sentiment Report: Viacom Inc (NASDAQ:VIA)

Sentiment Report: Viacom Inc (NASDAQ:VIA)

Capital World Investors now owns 16,729,443 shares of the company's stock valued at $693,770,000 after buying an additional 2,710,443 shares in the last quarter. After a tough day of stock trading, Viacom's current market cap is now $12.222 billion, based on a VIAB per-share price of $29.42, which is where the USA markets closed at 4 p.m. ET today.

Shares of VIA stock traded down $0.80 on Monday, hitting $38.80. About 20,355 shares traded. It has underperformed by 42.20% the S&P500. Beese Fulmer Investment Management Inc bought 4,311 shares as the company's stock declined 1.51% with the market.

Viacom's market value had been at around $13.0 billion until late last week, with CBS' at around $19.7 billion. The stock decreased 3.01% or $2.75 during the last trading session, reaching $88.52. About 3,293 shares traded.

Viacom, Inc. (VIAB) received negative focus on Monday.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in 2017 Q4.

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The stock has a beta of 0.71 compared to a beta of 1 for the market, which implies that the stock's price movements are less extreme than the market as a whole.

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The average true range (ATR) is a measure of volatility introduced by Welles Wilder in his book, New Concepts in Technical Trading Systems. The stock has PEG of 0.86. 3,420,535 shares of the company were exchanged. Moreover, Susquehanna Gp Limited Liability Partnership has 0% invested in Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN). Comparatively, VIAB's free cash flow per share was -0.24. Gamble Jones Counsel invested in 150,529 shares or 1.5% of the stock.

The all-stock pitch is contingent on CBS' management team leading the mega-company. Putnam Invs Limited Liability Company reported 2.89M shares stake. Polar Cap Limited Liability Partnership owns 239,857 shares. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have issued a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company. Therefore 27% are positive. Viacom Inc. had 135 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Friday, February 9 report. Credit Suisse upgraded Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) rating on Wednesday, February 7. The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Tuesday, January 2 by Macquarie Research. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 25 by Mizuho. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, December 13 by RBC Capital Markets. (NASDAQ:VIAB) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, September 22 by UBS. Topeka Capital Markets maintained Viacom, Inc. All else equal, GRPN's higher growth rate would imply a greater potential for capital appreciation. The firm earned "Sector Weight" rating on Friday, October 9 by Pacific Crest. Shares for $313,589 were sold by Van Haren Julie. GNODDE RICHARD J had sold 4,951 shares worth $1.19M. The stock has PEG ratio of 0.87 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 6.55.

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