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Last $49.87 USD
Change Today 0.00 / 0.00%
Volume 667.0
CBS/A On Other Exchanges
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As of 4:15 PM 08/28/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

cbs corp-class a voting (CBS/A) Snapshot

Open
$50.57
Previous Close
$49.87
Day High
$51.32
Day Low
$49.87
52 Week High
06/3/15 - $72.50
52 Week Low
08/24/15 - $45.10
Market Cap
22.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
4.4K
EPS TTM
$3.03
Shares Outstanding
37.8M
EX-Date
09/8/15
P/E TM
16.4x
Dividend
$0.60
Dividend Yield
1.20%
Current Stock Chart for CBS CORP-CLASS A VOTING (CBS/A)

cbs corp-class a voting (CBS/A) Details

CBS Corporation operates as a mass media company worldwide. It operates through four segments: Entertainment, Cable Networks, Publishing, and Local Broadcasting. The Entertainment segment distributes a schedule of news and public affairs broadcasts, and sports and entertainment programming; produces, acquires, and distributes programming, including series, specials, news, and public affairs; operates online content networks for information and entertainment; and produces, acquires, and distributes theatrical motion pictures. The Cable Networks segment offers subscription program services, such as original series, theatrical feature films, documentaries, boxing and other sports-related programming, and special events; and owns and operates multiplexed channels. This segment also owns and manages Smithsonian Networks, which operates a channel featuring cultural, historical, scientific, and educational programs; and operates a CBS Sports Network, a 24-hour cable program service that provides college sports and related content. The Publishing segment publishes and distributes adult and children’s consumer books in printed, digital, and audio formats; develops special imprints and publishes titles based on the products; and delivers content and promotes its products on its own Websites and general Internet sites, as well as those linked to individual titles. The Local Broadcasting segment owns 30 broadcast television stations; owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 U.S. markets and related online properties; and operates local Websites in various U.S. markets, which combine the company's television and radio local media brands online to offer the latest news, traffic, weather, and sports information, as well as local discounts, directories, and reviews for local community. CBS Corporation was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

17,310 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/13/15
Founded in 1986

cbs corp-class a voting (CBS/A) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $28.5M
Founder and Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $10.8M
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $11.5M
Chief Legal Officer and Senior Executive Vice...
Total Annual Compensation: $4.2M
Chief Administrative Officer, Chief Human Res...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.3M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

cbs corp-class a voting (CBS/A) Key Developments

Cablevision Systems Corporation and CBS Corporation Reach New Comprehensive Content Carriage Agreement

Cablevision Systems Corporation and CBS Corporation announced a broad-based multi-year content carriage agreement. The new deal covers retransmission consent for CBS-owned stations, and the continued carriage of SHOWTIME, CBS Sports Network and Smithsonian Channel. As part of the new agreement, Cablevision is the first cable or satellite provider to announce plans to distribute CBS All Access and SHOWTIME Internet services to its Optimum Online customers. Pricing plans, timing and other particulars will be provided at a later time.

CBS Mulls Acquisitions

Joseph Ianniello, Chief Operating Officer of CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS), said that the company doesn't need to do M&A as the company is “strategically complete.” The company looks at "every [potential] acquisition," but won't lose financial discipline.

CBS Corporation Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2015

CBS Corporation announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company announced revenues of $3,219 million compared to $3,188 million a year ago. Earnings from continuing operations before income taxes were $503 million compared to $645 million a year ago. Net earnings from continuing operations were $332 million or $0.67 per diluted share compared to $418 million or $0.72 per diluted share a year ago. Net earnings were $332 million or $0.67 per diluted share compared to $439 million or $0.76 per diluted share a year ago. Adjusted operating income was $641 million compared to $730 million a year ago, reflecting higher investment in programming and digital distribution initiatives. Net cash provided by operating activities was $446 million against $123 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $29 million against $41 million a year ago. Free cash flow was $435 million against $4 million a year ago. Adjusted earnings from continuing operations before income taxes were $558 million, as a result of the lower adjusted operating income. Adjusted net earnings from continuing operations were $365 million or $0.74 per diluted share. Operating income was $586 million compared to $730 million a year ago. For the six months, the company announced revenues of $6,719 million compared to $6,758 million a year ago. Earnings from continuing operations before income taxes were $1,113 million compared to $1,351 million a year ago. Net earnings from continuing operations were $726 million or $1.45 per diluted share compared to $880 million or $1.49 per diluted share a year ago. Net earnings were $726 million or $1.45 per diluted share compared to $907 million or $1.54 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $863 million against $624 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $46 million against $69 million a year ago. Adjusted operating income was $1,343 million compared to $1,521 million a year ago. Free cash flow was $835 million against $524 million a year ago. Adjusted earnings from continuing operations before income taxes were $1,168 million and adjusted net earnings from continuing operations were $759 million or $1.52 per diluted share. Operating income was $1,288 million compared to $1,521 million a year ago.

 

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