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€60.37
Previous Close
€60.17
Day High
€61.42
Day Low
€60.20
52 Week High
07/21/14 - €65.15
52 Week Low
10/16/14 - €51.76
Market Cap
24.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
210.9
EPS TTM
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Shares Outstanding
355.2M
EX-Date
03/11/15
P/E TM
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Dividend
€1.32
Dividend Yield
1.62%
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viacom inc-class b (VCX) Details

Viacom Inc. operates as an entertainment content company in the United States and internationally. The company creates television programs, motion pictures, short-form video, applications, games, consumer products, social media, and other entertainment content. It operates in two segments, Media Networks and Filmed Entertainment. The Media Networks segment provides entertainment content and related branded products through approximately programmed and operated 230 TV channels, including MTV, VH1, CMT, Logo, BET, CENTRIC, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., TeenNick, Nicktoons, Nick at Nite, Comedy Central, TV Land, SPIKE, Channel 5, Tr3s, Paramount Channel, and VIVA, as well as through online, mobile, and apps. The Filmed Entertainment segment produces, finances, acquires, and distributes motion pictures, television programming, and other entertainment content and other entertainment content under the Paramount Pictures, Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, Insurge Pictures, MTV Films, Nickelodeon Movies, and Paramount Television brands; and exhibits the motion pictures theatrically. The company also sells content through download-to-own, download-to-rent, DVDs and Blu-ray discs, video-on-demand, pay television and subscription video-on-demand, streaming, broadcast television, basic cable television, and syndicated television, as well as other exhibitors, such as airlines and hotels. The company is headquartered in New York, New York.

9,900 Employees
Last Reported Date: 11/13/14

viacom inc-class b (VCX) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Non-In...
Total Annual Compensation: $3.5M
Founder and Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $1.8M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Chief Operating Officer, Senior Executive Vic...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.5M
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

viacom inc-class b (VCX) Key Developments

Google Inc. and Viacom, Inc. Win Dismissal of Children’S Web Privacy Lawsuit

Google Inc. and Viacom Inc. won the dismissal of a nationwide privacy lawsuit accusing them of illegally tracking the Internet activity of boys and girls who visited Nickelodeon's website, in order to send targeted advertising. The lawsuit claimed that Viacom secretly kept track of children under age 13 who streamed videos and played video games on its Nick.com website, and shared what it learned with Google. It said both companies then without permission put text files known "cookies" into the children's computers, letting them gather additional information that advertisers could use. The lawsuit was brought on behalf of young children who registered to use Nick.com. But in a Jan. 20 decision, U.S. District Judge Stanley Chesler in Newark, N.J., found no showing that Google and Viacom could identify which children streamed specific videos or played specific video games, as opposed to identifying children generally. The plaintiffs had accused Viacom of violating the federal Video Privacy Protection Act, and both companies of violating a New Jersey anti-computer hacking law. Chesler dismissed other claims last July, and said the plaintiffs cannot amend their lawsuit again. The litigation against Google and New York-based Viacom began in 2012.

Viacom Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on April 1, 2015

Viacom Inc. announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.33 per share on both its Class A and Class B common stock. The dividend will be payable on April 1, 2015 to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 13, 2015.

Viacom, Inc.(NasdaqGS:VIAB) added to S&P 500 Value Index

Viacom, Inc.(NasdaqGS:VIAB) added to S&P 500 Value Index

 

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