Viacom (NASDAQ:VIA) had declared a cash dividend of $0.2000 on Sep 21, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Sep 22, 2016 and the record date has been fixed for Sep 26, 2016. On Sep 21, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 1.9758%. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Oct 3, 2016.
Viacom(VIA) last announced its earnings results on Aug 4, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q3.Earnings per share were $1.05.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Aug 30, 2016, Philippe P Dauman (director) sold 749,281 shares at $41.43 per share price.Also, On Jul 12, 2016, Charest Katherine Gill (SVP, Controller) sold 2,500 shares at $44.00 per share price.On Jul 12, 2016, Michael D Fricklas (EVP, General Counsel and Secy) sold 5,357 shares at $44.08 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Viacom Inc. (Viacom) is an entertainment content company that connects with audiences in over 160 countries and territories and creates compelling television programs motion pictures short-form video applications games consumer products social media and other entertainment content. The Company operates through two segments: Media Networks and Filmed Entertainment. Viacom Media Networks program services reached approximately 700 million households in over 160 countries. Viacom Media Networks operates the international extensions of the multimedia brands MTV VH1 Nickelodeon Comedy Central and BET as well as certain program services. The Companys Filmed Entertainment segment produces finances acquires and distributes motion pictures and other entertainment content. under the Paramount Pictures Paramount Vantage Paramount Classics Insurge Pictures MTV Films and Nickelodeon Movies brands.