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

Prediction models:
70.69% successful of 58 deals
$ 30.14 Last close price
at 23-mar-2018


Model's trade recommendations 5.08% Return for period

4.32% Annual return

$12.59B Market Cap

β 1.47  


Model (following trade recommendations)


Underlying stock

S&P 500

Return for period 5.08%
52wk return -21.58%
52wk Range
Sortino ratio 0.39
Sharpe ratio 0.30
Norm. RMSE 0.50%
Downside risk 15.17%
Volatility 20.18%
  • 0.80 (2.56%) Div (Yield)
  • BUY Analysts consensus recommendation

Viacom is home to premier global media brands that create compelling television programs, motion pictures, short-form content, apps, games, consumer products, social media experiences, and other entertainment content for audiences in many countries. Viacom's media networks, including Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, MTV, VH1, Spike, BET, CMT, TV Land, Nick at Nite, Nick Jr., Logo, Nicktoons, TeenNick, Channel 5 (UK), Telefe (Argentina) and Paramount Channel, reach over 3.9 billion cumulative television subscribers worldwide. Paramount Pictures is a major global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment. Paramount Television develops, finances and produces programming for television and other platforms.

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 397M
P/E 8.32
Shares Outstanding 402M
% Held by Insiders 1.33%
% Held by Institutions 80.99%
EPS (last reported FY) $3.77
EPS (last reported Q) $1.03
EPS, estimated (last reported Q) $0.95
Total revenues $13 B
Net income $2 B