Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB)

CBS Keeps Temporary CEO, Perhaps No One Wants the Job

The board of CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) says it will stop its search for a new chief executive officer. The temporary CEO will keep the job for the balance of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Bed Bath & Beyond, Celgene, Dow, Fannie Mae, Intel, Lennar, Snap, UGI, Viacom, WEX and More

Stocks were looking for a marginally higher open on Friday, along with a better-than-expected payrolls report from the U.S. Department of Labor. With U.S.-China trade talks reportedly entering their late ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Arista Networks, Carlyle, F5 Networks, Intuit, Salesforce, Viacom, Viking Therapeutics, Wells Fargo and More

The futures traded higher Friday morning as Wall Street awaits the highly anticipated Lyft initial public offering, and trading for the first quarter officially comes to a close today. Investors ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

March 26, 2019: The S&P 500 closed up 0.7% at 2,818.45. The DJIA closed up 0.6% at 25,658.07. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 0.7% at 7,691.52. Tuesday was a positive ...
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Merger Talks Between Viacom and CBS Back On

For the past several years, there have been efforts to put back together two companies that were separated in 2005. Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIAB) and CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) were ...
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Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

March 25, 2019: The S&P 500 closed flat at 2,798.40. The DJIA closed flat at 25,519.00. Separately, the Nasdaq closed flat at 7,637.45. Monday was a mixed day for the ...
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MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central Not Kicked Off TV, Yet

Negotiations about how much money needs to change hands between MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central owner Viacom and Direct TV and U-verse cable owner AT&T to keep the channels on ...
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Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

March 20, 2019: The S&P 500 closed down 0.3% at 2,824.21. The DJIA closed down 0.6% at 25,746.15. Separately, the Nasdaq closed flat at 7,728.97. Wednesday was a down day ...
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Why Viacom Earnings Are Not Enough

Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB) released its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said that it had $1.18 in earnings per share (EPS) and $3.24 ...
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With CBS CEO Moonves on the Ropes, Viacom Merger More Likely

Widely admired CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) CEO Les Moonves has a big problem. The New Yorker ran an article that charged that he sexually harassed six women. The typical pattern ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Many investors believe the price of oil will go higher. According to Reuters: Oil futures prices have soared past three-year highs, OPEC’s deal has cut millions of barrels of inventory ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

President Trump imposed tariffs on a wide number of Chinese goods. And then China reciprocated with a list of its own. According to Reuters: China will impose additional tariffs of ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

April 3, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 1.3% at 2,614.45. The DJIA closed up 1.6% at 24,031.47. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 1.0% at 6,941.28. Tuesday was a positive ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) will no longer report monthly car sales. According to Reuters: General Motors Co said on Tuesday it will stop reporting monthly U.S. vehicle sales, saying ...
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What Happens to Time Warner If AT&T Deal Fails?

If the federal government's challenge foils the buyout of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) by AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T), the entertainment and news company will be dumped back into a ...
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