About the company

ViacomCBS, Inc. operates as a mass media company, which creates and distributes content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. It operates its business through following segments: Entertainment, Cable Networks, Publishing, and Local Media. The Entertainment segment is composed of the CBS Television Network, CBS Television Studios, CBS Studios International, CBS Television Distribution, CBS Interactive, and CBS Films as well as the Company's digital streaming services, CBS All Access and CBSN. The Cable Networks includes Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, and Smithsonian Networks. The Publishing segment manages the Simon & Schuster's consumer book publishing business with imprints such as Simon & Schuster, Pocket Books, Scribner, and Atria Books. The Local Media segment handles the CBS Television Stations, and CBS Local Digital Media, with revenues generated primarily from advertising sales and retransmission fees. The company was founded by Sumner Murray Redstone in 1986 and is headquartered in New York, NY.


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Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
Sirius XM Holdings, Inc. SIRI 26672.25 8002.00 -34.29 25.35 13.06
Fox Corp. FOX 16448.60 12398.00 1.58 12.34 10.74
ViacomCBS, Inc. VIACA 15949.45 27381.00 1.18 8.56 6.81
Fox Corp. FOXA 15927.80 12398.00 1.53 11.95 10.74
Nexstar Media Group, Inc. NXST 3821.68 3504.00 1.80 11.95 9.48
TEGNA, Inc. TGNA 2387.10 2467.00 1.44 8.05 12.10
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. SBGI 1727.94 5127.00 1.02 11.40 2.89
Gray Television, Inc. GTN 1391.00 2138.00 0.92 7.03 9.26
Central European Media Enterprises Ltd. CETV 993.24 692.00 3.26 12.00 11.85
Urban One, Inc. UONE 912.48 433.00 5.35 -45.26 -4.42
iHeartMedia, Inc. IHRT 477.04 6338.00 0.38 -3.02 1.59
Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. HMTV 356.07 147.00 1.66 -31.48 -7.57
Entercom Communications Corp. ETM 202.64 1478.00 0.23 -0.47 -29.26
Saga Communications, Inc. SGA 149.10 121.00 0.77 10.90 10.95
Entravision Communications Corp. EVC 120.70 273.00 0.48 -2.12 -20.77
Urban One, Inc. UONEK 113.76 433.00 0.67 -5.64 -4.42
Townsquare Media, Inc. TSQ 84.93 431.00 0.72 -0.66 -28.50
Cumulus Media, Inc. CMLS 79.40 1074.00 0.18 1.50 4.98
Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. BBGI 61.04 262.00 0.22 19.82 1.25
Mediaco Holding, Inc. MDIA 37.45 46.00 2.41 5.88 13.94
Salem Media Group, Inc. SALM 30.24 252.00 0.22 -0.36 -33.12
Emmis Communications Corp. EMMS 18.85 40.00 0.16 0.37 127.13
NTN Buzztime, Inc. NTN 6.36 17.00 1.62 -2.06 -17.09

Latest insider transactions

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Were Hedge Funds Right About ViacomCBS Inc. (VIAC)?

9h ago, source: YAHOO!

How do you pick the next stock to invest in? One way would be to spend days of research browsing through thousands of ...

ViacomCBS Names Amazon Executive as Its New Finance Chief

6d ago, source: Wall Street Journal

Media company ViacomCBS said Naveen Chopra would become its new chief financial officer, effective Aug. 10.

ViacomCBS, DISH Network Renew Carriage Agreement - Quicks Facts

1d ago, source: Nasdaq

(RTTNews) - ViacomCBS (VIACA, VIAC) and DISH Network Corp. (DISH) said that they have renewed their carriage agreement to ...

ViacomCBS names Amazon exec Naveen Chopra as CFO

6d ago, source: The Business Journals

Chopra will oversee the company’s financial operations, including treasury, tax, accounting, investor relations, information ...

NBCU's Peacock strikes deal with ViacomCBS to stream 'The Godfather' and others

6d ago, source: Reuters

Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal has struck a deal with ViacomCBS Inc to bring "The Godfather" trilogy, "Undercover Boss" and ...

ViacomCBS Names Naveen Chopra EVP, CFO, Effective August 10 - Quick Facts

6d ago, source: Nasdaq

(RTTNews) - ViacomCBS Inc. (VIAC) announced the appointment of Naveen Chopra as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial ...

Comcast’s Peacock Gets ‘The Godfather,’ Other ViacomCBS Shows In New Deal

5d ago, source: Forbes

ViacomCBS licensed "The Godfather" and other notable films and shows to Comcast's new Peacock streaming service. Apple, ...

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