Insider Activity for Investors: Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB)


Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Sell” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) lost -0.07 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $28.27. The stock traded with the average Volume of 3.15 Million at the end of last session.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $1.03/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.94/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.09/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 9.6 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 4 analysts rated Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 5 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -6.6% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -8.64% and -4.77% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 9.3%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 34.9%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 14.5%.

Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.86% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 3.23% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Viacom, Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of -5.95%, monthly performance percentage is -10.08 percent, Quarterly performance is -16.68 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 14.36% and Yearly Performance is -16.53 percent.

Company Profile:

Viacom is home to premier global media brands that create compelling television programs, motion pictures, short-form content, apps, games, consumer products, social media experiences, and other entertainment content for audiences in many countries. Viacom’s media networks, including Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, Spike, BET, CMT, TV Land, Nick at Nite, Nick Jr., Logo, Nicktoons, TeenNick, Channel 5 (UK), Telefe (Argentina) and Paramount Channel, reach over 3.9 billion cumulative television subscribers worldwide. Paramount Pictures is a major global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment. Paramount Television develops, finances and produces programming for television and other platforms.