CBS Corporation is a mass media company. The Company operates through four segment: Entertainment, Cable Networks, Publishing, Local Media. The Entertainment segment comprises the CBS TV Network; CBS TV Studios; CBS Studios International and CBS TV Distribution; CBS Interactive; CBS Films; and the Company's digital streaming services, CBS All Access and CBSN. The Cable Networks segment comprises Showtime Networks, which operates its subscription program services, Showtime, The Movie Channel, and Flix. The Publishing segment comprises Simon & Schuster, which publishes and distributes consumer books under imprints such as Simon & Schuster, Pocket Books, Scribner and Gallery Books. The Local Media segment comprises CBS TV Stations, it owns numerous broadcast TV stations; and CBS Local Digital Media.
Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
15,550 (est)
CBS was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in New York, US

Key People at CBS

Les Moonves

Les Moonves

President & CEO
Stephen Burke

Stephen Burke

Joseph Ianniello

Joseph Ianniello

Anthony Ambrosio

Anthony Ambrosio

Senior Executive Vice President
Shari Redstone

Shari Redstone

Vice Chair of the Board, Director
Lawrence Tu

Lawrence Tu

Senior Executive Vice President
Larry Liding

Larry Liding

Senior Vice President
Gil Schwartz

Gil Schwartz

Senior Executive Vice President

CBS Office Locations

CBS has offices in New York, Seattle, Washington, Cleveland and in 54 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
51 W. 52nd Street
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CBS Data and Metrics

CBS Financial Metrics

CBS's revenue was reported to be $13.2 b in FY, 2016 which is a 5% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

13.2 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

1.3 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

2.6 b

Market capitalization (25-Jul-2017)

27.5 b

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

598 m


35.8 b
CBS's current market capitalization is $27.5 b.
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


12.8 b15.3 b13.8 b13.9 b13.2 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

12 b10.9 b11.5 b10.5 b


3.3 b2.9 b2.4 b2.6 b

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

401 m376 m363 m392 m411 m

Interest income

8 m13 m24 m32 m

Income tax expense

812 m978 m659 m676 m628 m

Net Income

1.9 b3 b1.4 b1.3 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


397 m428 m323 m598 m

Current Assets

5.4 b5.6 b5.7 b6.1 b


8.6 b6.7 b6.5 b4.9 b

Total Assets

26.4 b24.1 b23.8 b24.2 b

Accounts Payable

371 m302 m192 m148 m

Total Debt

6 b6.5 b8.4 b8.9 b

Current Liabilities

4.2 b4 b3.6 b3.7 b

Common Stock

1 m1 m1 m1 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

43.5 b44 b44.1 b43.9 b

Retained Earnings

(24.9 b)(21.9 b)(20.5 b)(19.3 b)

Total Equity

10 b7 b5.6 b3.7 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.6 x0.9 x1.5 x2.4 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.2 x0.3 x0.4 x0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.6 x3.5 x4.3 x6.6 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

1.9 b3 b1.4 b1.3 b

Purchases of PP&E

(92 m)

Capital Expenditures

(270 m)(206 m)(193 m)(196 m)
USDY, 2016


13.7 x


846.7 k


2.4 x


0.4 x

Financial Leverage

6.6 x

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