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  • Revenues ($M)
    $13,268
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -3.7%
  • Profits ($M)
    $1,922
  • Profits Percent Change
    -19.6%
  • Assets ($M)
    $22,217
  • Employees
    9,445
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)
    $16,342
  • Previous Rank
    222
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    B

The entertainment company, created in 2005 as a spin-off from CBS, produces and distributes films and programming through brands including Paramount Pictures and MTV Films.

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Company Info

CEO
Robert Bakish
Sector
Media
Industry
Entertainment
HQ Location
New York, NY
Websitehttp://www.viacom.com
Years on Fortune 500 List11
Employees9,445
Figures are for fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2015.

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$13,268-3.7%
Profits ($M)$1,922-19.6%
Assets ($M)$22,217-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$3,538-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$16,342-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues14.5%
Profits as % of Assets8.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity54.3%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)4.73
EPS % Change (from 2014)-12.9%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)13.2%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)11%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)-43.9%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)2.7%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)1.1%