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Viacom

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Viacom

$34.90

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Viacom downgraded to Market Perform after rally at Barrington

As previously reported, Barrington analyst James Goss downgraded Viacom to Market Perform from Outperform, noting that a recent rally in the stock has priced in some of the upside he expected from the company's turnaround efforts and that recovery, particularly at the Paramount, will remain "largely in the future."

VIAB

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VIA

Viacom

$34.90

0.15 (0.43%)

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11/29/17
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Q3 results, analysis of Q4 viewership trends show some bright spots, says KeyBanc
KeyBanc analyst Andy Hargreaves notes that the Department of Justice's decision to sue to block AT&T (T)/Time Warner (TWX) seems likely to halt additional M&A until a resolution is reached. Additionally, the analyst points out that Q4 viewership trends appear most positive for Discovery (DISCA), Viacom (VIAB) so far, and 21st Century Fox (FOXA) remains his favorite long among TV network stocks.
12/27/17
LOOP
12/27/17
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Target $27
LOOP
Hold
Loop trims Viacom price target to $27 on 'Downsizing' disappointment
Loop Capital analyst David Miller lowered his Q1 estimates for Viacom after "Downsizing" came in a far third at the domestic box office in its holiday weekend opening against "Last Jedi" and "Jumanji," noting this is "the latest in a long line of Studio misfires this year." He trimmed his price target on Viacom shares to $27 from $28 and maintains a Hold rating on the stock.
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Viacom downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Macquarie
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Viacom downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Barrington
VIA Viacom
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0.15 (0.43%)

10/13/17
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10/13/17
NO CHANGE
Target $38
MSCO
Overweight
Viacom could be pushed back above $30 by Charter pact, says Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley analyst Benjamin Swinburne noted press reports suggesting a negotiation going on between Viacom (VIAB) and Charter (CHTR) on a carriage agreement renewal and he is now modeling a nearly 15% one-time decline in blended affiliate fee pricing across Charter's footprint in exchange for broad distribution. If Viacom's networks get continued carriage on Charter, even with reduced fees, this could drive Viacom shares back above $30, contends Swinburne. He lowered his price target on Viacom to $38 from $42, but keeps an Overweight rating on the stock, noting that in any case the Charter relationship overhang will likely be removed by month end.
11/20/17
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11/20/17
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Target $25
DBAB
Hold
Viacom upgraded to Hold from Sell at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Bryan Kraft upgraded Viacom to Hold saying he sees limited room for further multiple compression. The analyst believes reports of merger speculation in the media space should provide valuation support and he keeps a $25 price target for Viacom shares.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Verizon (VZ) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo with analyst Jennifer Fritzsche saying after dropping 16% since mid-January, "much of the bad news is behind the stock" in terms of wireless service revenue declines. 2. 3D Systems (DDD) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at Piper Jaffray with analyst Troy Jensen saying he sees limited downside from current share levels. 3. Viacom (VIAB, VIA) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Deutsche Bank with analyst Bryan Kraft saying he sees limited room for further multiple compression. 4. Maxwell (MXWL) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Roth Capital with analyst Craig Irwin saying he sees consensus estimates as achievable for 2018, and merger synergies with NessCap should start making a more material contribution over the next few quarters. 5. National Beverage (FIZZ) upgraded to Positive from Neutral at Susquehanna with analyst Pablo Zuanic citing his increased conviction on the sales and bottom-line upside of the company. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.

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