Viacom Revenue, Profits - VIA Annual Income Statement

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$35.65 $0.2 (0.56%) VIA stock closing price Aug 13, 2018 (Closing)

Looking at financial statements, along with the Viacom stock price, it's management, its economic moat, and industry competitors forms an important part of fundamental analysis. In the income statement, an investor can check for important parameters like the topline or sales, the bottomline or profits, the basic EPS, dividends etc. The income statement for VIA which shows a YOY revenue growth of 6.21% is specific to a period of time. Investors typically check YoY or QoQ revenue growth. One also needs to look at Viacom assets, operating expenses and Viacom free cash flow. The Viacom profit and loss statement shows revenue of $13.26B for 2017. Revenue has grown by 6.21% YOY for VIA stock.

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Viacom Revenues or Net Sales
Cost Of Goods Sold (COGS)7.44B6.68B6.87B6.54B6.8B6.99B7.87B4.88B1.79B1.95B
Viacom Gross Profit
Research & Development Expense----------
Selling General & Admin Expense3.12B3.06B3.07B2.94B2.92B2.76B3.07B2.03B663M682M
Income Before Depreciation Depletion Amortization2.71B2.75B3.33B4.3B4.07B4.14B3.98B2.43B864M781M
Depreciation Depletion Amortization223M221M222M217M237M236M271M222M80M92M
Non Operating Income341M80M48M47M147M-14M-53M-75M-98M-55M
Interest Expense618M616M657M615M464M417M412M320M107M123M
Viacom Pretax Income
Provision for Income Taxes293M519M501M1.05B1.07B1.09B1.06B627M133M122M
Investment Gains Losses----------
Other Income----------
Income Before Extraordinaries & Disc Operations1.92B1.47B2B2.46B2.45B2.39B2.18B1.19B446M385M
Extraordinary Items & Discontinued Operations3M2M--1M-12M-364M-10M-321M20M16M
Viacom Profit/ Loss (Net Income)
Average Shares used to compute Diluted EPS400.6M398M406M440.2M494.8M537.5M594.3M-608.3M625.4M
Average Shares used to compute Basic EPS399.9M396.5M402.2M432.1M486.2M530.7M587.3M-607.1M624.7M
Income Before Nonrecurring Items1.51B1.47B2.21B2.38B2.32B2.26B2.25B-1.56B1.49B
Income from Nonrecurring Items360M-29M-288M16M91M81M-101M-32M-258M
Viacom Earnings Per Share Basic Net
Viacom Earnings Per Share Diluted Net
EPS Diluted Before Nonrecurring Items3.773.685.445.404.684.213.782.922.562.38
Preferred Dividends Acc Pd----------
Dividends Common----------
Dividend Per Share Common0.801.401.461.
All figures in USD. M: Millions of USD, B: Billions of USD.
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Before investing one should read a report on Viacom stock analysis. It helps to look at the following income statement items:

  • Topline: A growing topline, as seen from the Viacom revenue chart, as is the case with Viacom indicates a growing business. One needs to compare the YoY topline or sales growth of VIA stock with its peers like DIS stock and TWX stock to see if the growth compares well with what can be expected from a company in that industry.
  • Bottom line: The bottomline or the net income figure is arrived at by deducting all expenses from the topline which in this case is $1.87B for VIA stock. An improving bottomline implies that the company is growing its profits.

The income statement is also called statement of revenue and expense. The VIA financials along with Viacom historical stock prices provide a lot of details about the firm.

Viacom Income Statement - Key Financial Ratios

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