Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIA) declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 9th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.20 per share on Tuesday, April 3rd. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 14th.
Shares of Viacom (NASDAQ:VIA) traded up $0.25 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $38.85. 1,928 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 43,985. Viacom has a fifty-two week low of $28.20 and a fifty-two week high of $49.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.52, a quick ratio of 1.14 and a current ratio of 1.41. The stock has a market cap of $15,510.25, a P/E ratio of 7.74 and a beta of 1.31.
Viacom (NASDAQ:VIA) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. The company reported $1.03 EPS for the quarter. Viacom had a net margin of 15.49% and a return on equity of 26.28%. The business had revenue of $3.07 billion for the quarter.
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Viacom Inc offers global media brands that create television programs, motion pictures, short-form content, applications, games, consumer products, social media experiences and other entertainment content. As of September 30, 2016, the Company offered its services for audiences in more than 180 countries.
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