CBS Corporation is a mass media company that creates and distributes content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company owns the television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest libraries of entertainment content. Its operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, radio, local TV, film, and interactive and socially responsible media.
TypePublic
HQNew York, US
Founded1986
Size (employees)12,700 (est)-18%
Websitecbs.com
CBS was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in New York, US
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Key People/Management at CBS

Joseph Ianniello

Joseph Ianniello

President and Acting CEO, CBS Corporation
Anthony G. Ambrosio

Anthony G. Ambrosio

Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
Jonathan H. Anschell

Jonathan H. Anschell

Executive Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Secretary
Richard M. Jones

Richard M. Jones

Executive Vice President, General Tax Counsel and Chief Veteran Officer, CBS Corporation
Larry Liding

Larry Liding

Executive Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer
John Orlando

John Orlando

Executive Vice President, Government Affairs for CBS Corporation
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CBS Office Locations

CBS has offices in Auburn, Fort Collins, Saint Petersburg, Riverside and in 54 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
51 W. 52nd Street
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CBS Financials and Metrics

CBS Revenue

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CBS's revenue was reported to be $13.69 b in FY, 2017 which is a 4% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

7.2b

Net income (Q2, 2018)

911.0m

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

1.4b

Market capitalization (15-Oct-2018)

20.4b

Closing stock price (15-Oct-2018)

54.4

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

252.0m

EV

29.7b
CBS's current market capitalization is $20.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

12.5bwdxefcqufszuzezftuxetqsqxt12.7b13.2b13.7b

Revenue growth, %

(10%)1%4%4%

Cost of goods sold

7.7b7.9b8.0b8.4b

Gross profit

4.8b4.8b5.2b5.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Revenue

3.5b3.2b3.3b3.6b3.0b3.1b3.3b3.3b3.2b3.8b7.2b

Cost of goods sold

2.1b1.9b1.8b2.3b1.8b1.8b2.1b2.0b1.9b2.4b

Gross profit

1.4b1.3b1.4b1.3b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.4b

Gross profit Margin, %

39%41%43%37%41%42%38%38%41%36%
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

428.0m317.0m598.0m285.0m

Accounts Receivable

3.5b3.4b3.3b3.7b

Prepaid Expenses

129.0m133.0m185.0m194.0m

Inventories

922.0m1.3b1.4b1.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

331.0m320.0m133.0m411.0m176.0m179.0m163.0m170.0m144.0m147.0m252.0m

Accounts Receivable

3.3b3.1b3.4b3.7b3.2b3.3b3.5b3.3b3.6b3.8b

Prepaid Expenses

136.0m123.0m160.0m189.0m174.0m204.0m165.0m132.0m182.0m164.0m

Inventories

764.0m1.2b1.4b822.0m1.2b1.5b1.2b1.6b1.8b1.6b
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

3.0b1.4b1.3b357.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

250.0m235.0m225.0m223.0m

Inventories

(214.0m)(498.0m)(804.0m)(723.0m)

Accounts Payable

(152.0m)(220.0m)23.0m(35.0m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

394.0m726.0m1.2b473.0m896.0m1.4b(252.0m)(194.0m)398.0m511.0m911.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

68.0m134.0m199.0m57.0m114.0m168.0m55.0m111.0m166.0m56.0m112.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

417.0m863.0m623.0m1.0b1.3b1.3b719.0m938.0m987.0m717.0m

Purchases of PP&E

(29.0m)
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

20.7 x

Financial Leverage

9.4 x
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CBS Operating Metrics

CBS's Subscribers was reported to be 2 m in Apr, 2018.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017Apr, 2018

Monthly Visitors

294 m254 m163 m154 m

Television Stations

30 30 30 29

Radio Stations

117 117

Subscribers

2 m
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CBS Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Network TenAugust 27, 2017
247 SportsDecember 17, 2015
Clicker March 03, 2011
EcoMediaMay 12, 2010
SignStoreyOctober 07, 2007$71.50 m
DotspotterSeptember 30, 2007
WallStripMay 12, 2007$5 m
Last.fmApril 30, 2007$280 m
College Sports TelevisionNovember 02, 2005$325 m
King World ProductionsJanuary 18, 2000
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CBS Revenue Breakdown

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CBS revenue breakdown by business segment: 6.6% from Publishing, 20.0% from Cable Networks, 73.3% from Entertainment and 0.0% from Other

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CBS Online and Social Media Presence

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CBS Company Life and Culture

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