Analyst Activity – Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates Buy on Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB)

Analyst Ratings For Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB)

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Today, Jefferies Group LLC reiterated its Buy rating on Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB) with a price target of $52.00.

There are 4 sell ratings, 14 hold ratings, 10 buy ratings on the stock.

The current consensus rating on Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB) is Hold (Score: 2.21) with a consensus target price of $43.08 per share, a potential 26.37% upside.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 8/3/2017-Jefferies Group LLC Reiterated Rating of Buy.
  • 7/11/2017-Cowen and Company Reiterated Rating of Hold.
  • 7/6/2017-Morgan Stanley Reiterated Rating of Overweight.
  • 6/16/2017-Sanford C. Bernstein Reiterated Rating of Underperform.
  • 6/12/2017-J P Morgan Chase & Co Reiterated Rating of Overweight.
  • 6/6/2017-Royal Bank Of Canada Reiterated Rating of Sell.
  • 5/19/2017-Barrington Research Reiterated Rating of Outperform.

Dividend information for Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB)

Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB) pays an annual dividend of Community Ranking: with a yield of 2.35%.

Dividend History for Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB)

  • On 5/18/2017 Viacom announced a quarterly dividend of $0.20 2.27% with an ex dividend date of 6/13/2017 which will be payable on 7/3/2017.
  • On 2/6/2017 Viacom announced a quarterly dividend of $0.20 1.92% with an ex dividend date of 3/13/2017 which will be payable on 4/3/2017.
  • On 10/31/2016 Viacom announced a quarterly dividend of $0.20 2.18% with an ex dividend date of 12/13/2016 which will be payable on 1/3/2017.
  • On 9/21/2016 Viacom announced a quarterly dividend of $0.20 2.23% with an ex dividend date of 9/22/2016 which will be payable on 10/3/2016.
  • On 5/18/2016 Viacom announced a quarterly dividend of $0.40 4.17% with an ex dividend date of 6/13/2016 which will be payable on 7/1/2016.
  • On 1/14/2016 Viacom announced a quarterly dividend of $0.40 4.02% with an ex dividend date of 3/9/2016 which will be payable on 4/1/2016.
  • On 11/11/2015 Viacom announced a quarterly dividend of $0.40 3.21% with an ex dividend date of 12/11/2015 which will be payable on 1/4/2016.

Recent Insider Trading Activity For Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB)
Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB) has insider ownership of 0.36% and institutional ownership of 77.33%.

  • On 12/14/2016 Ronald L Nelson, Director, bought 20,000 with an average share price of $34.80 per share and the total transaction amounting to $696,000.00. View SEC Filing
  • On 6/20/2016 Michael D Fricklas, EVP, sold 10,800 with an average share price of $45.29 per share and the total transaction amounting to $489,132.00. View SEC Filing

Recent Trading Activity for Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB)
Shares of Viacom closed the previous trading session at 34.09 down -1.44 -4.05% with 6,478,396 shares trading hands.

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