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# 1st Gen Model Viacom Inc. Cable & other pay television services

68.97% successful of 58 deals
$27.72 Last close price
at 20-sep-2017


Model's trade recommendations -2.26% Return for period

11.32% Annual return

$10.99B Market Cap

β 1.59  


Model (following trade recommendations)


Underlying stock

S&P 500

Return for period -2.26%
52wk return -8.97%
52wk Range
Sortino ratio 0.90
Sharpe ratio 0.61
Norm. RMSE 0.66%
Downside risk 13.79%
Volatility 20.32%
  • 0.80 (2.93%) Div (Yield)
  • BUY Analysts consensus recommendation

Viacom is a leading global entertainment content company whose family of prominent and respected brands includes the multiplatform properties of MTV Networks, BET Networks, Paramount Pictures, Paramount Home Entertainment and DreamWorks. MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom, is one of the world's leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms. MTV Networks connects with its audiences through its robust consumer products businesses and its more than three hundred interactive properties worldwide, including online, broadband, wireless and interactive television services and also has licensing agreements, joint ventures, and syndication deals whereby all of its programming services can be seen worldwide.

Industry sector: Consumer Discretionary

Sector classification: Cable & other pay television services

Deep Learning based analysis and prediction model for Viacom Inc. (VIAB) stock is a 1st Generation Non-linear Autoregresive with exogenous variable(s) (NARX) model based on the Recurrent Neural Network architecture.

Model is in the production pipeline since Oct. 22, 2015.

Market data for VIAB model training are being downloaded from the Quandl premium datasets on a daily basis.

Model is being retrained on a daily basis.

Float 401M
P/E 7.40
Shares Outstanding 402M
% Held by Insiders 0.36%
% Held by Institutions 79.18%
EPS (last reported FY) $3.68
EPS (last reported Q) $1.17
EPS, estimated (last reported Q) $1.05
Total revenues $12 B
Net income $1 B