Keyword: Viacom

  • Viacom to buy streaming service Pluto TV
    Viacom to buy streaming service Pluto TV
    11h ago

    American media conglomerate Viacom Inc. agreed to buy streaming service Pluto TV for $340 million in cash, CNBC reported. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of the year.

    Pluto TV is a live, ad-supported str...

  • Viacom wants to enter video streaming market
    Viacom wants to enter video streaming market
    1/11

    American media conglomerate Viacom Inc. is in talks to enter the video streaming service market through an acquisition, the Information reported on Friday. The company owns Paramount Pictures, MTV and Nickelodeon.

    Recently, it co...

  • Viacom, CBS to restart merger talks soon - report
    Viacom, CBS to restart merger talks soon - report
    1/8

    American broadcaster CBS' board is expected to consider restarting merger talks with Viacom Inc., the Information reported on Tuesday, citing three people with knowledge on the situation.

    According to the report, the board wi...

  • Viacom posts EPS of $1.27 in Q3, 25% down YoY
    Viacom posts EPS of $1.27 in Q3, 25% down YoY
    8/9/2018

    Viacom Inc. released its financial report for the third quarter of fiscal 2018, reporting diluted earnings per share of $1.27. The figure marks a decline of 25% compared to the same time period last year. The company's revenue stood ...

  • Viacom to buy AwesomenessTV - report
    Viacom to buy AwesomenessTV - report
    7/28/2018

    Media company Viacom Inc. is set to buy digital media network AwesomenessTV for less than $50 million, the Financial Times reported citing people familiar with the
    matter.

    Viacom, that owns channels like MTV and Nickelodeon...

  • Report: Viacom promptly rejects takeover bid by CBS
    Report: Viacom promptly rejects takeover bid by CBS
    4/4/2018

    American broadcaster CBS' offer for a takeover of media conglomerate Viacom Inc.was instantly dismissed, CNBC reported on Wednesday citing sources close to the matter. The bid was rejected because Viacom, which owns MTV, Paramount an...

  • CBS makes bid for Viacom - report
    CBS makes bid for Viacom - report
    4/3/2018

    American broadcaster CBS submitted a formal takeover bid below current market value for multinational media conglomerate Viacom on Tuesday, CNBC reported on Tuesday citing sources with knowledge of the matter. According to the report, th...

  • CBS, Viacom CEOs to meet Friday - report
    CBS, Viacom CEOs to meet Friday - report
    2/14/2018

    CBS, Viacom CEOs Les Moonves and Bob Bakish are expected to meet Friday to discuss the potential merger of the two media companies, CNBC reported citing sources.

    Earlier this month, Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp. formed...

  • Viacom, CBS form evaluatory committees
    Viacom, CBS form evaluatory committees
    2/2/2018

    Media companies Viacom Inc. and CBS.Corp. announced that their boards of directors have formed special committees to evaluate a potential merger.

    "There can be no assurance that this process will result in a transaction or o...

  • Viacom shares soar amid CBS merger reports
    Viacom shares soar amid CBS merger reports
    1/13/2018

    Viacom Inc. shares jumped on Friday, following reports that the company might merge with CBS Corp. Media outlets reported on Friday that shareholder and executive Shari Redstone was interested in reuniting companies once again.

    S...

  • Viacom posts $3.4bn in revenues, beats estimates
    Viacom posts $3.4bn in revenues, beats estimates
    8/3/2017

    Viacom Inc. reported on Thursday revenues of $3.4 billion for the third fiscal quarter, marking a 8% rise year on year and beating analysts' estimates. The increase comes as a result of gains in Filmed Entertainment, with theatrical ...