Viacom is a multinational media conglomerate with interests primarily in cinema and cable television. The Company operates through two reporting segments: Media Networks and Filmed Entertainment. Media Networks segment provides entertainment content and related branded products for consumers in targeted demographics attractive to advertisers, content distributors and retailers. Filmed Entertainment segment produces, finances, acquires and distributes motion pictures, television programming and other entertainment content under the Paramount Pictures, Paramount Animation, Nickelodeon Movies, MTV Films and Paramount Television brands. Viacom creates, acquires and distributes programming and other content for its audiences across multiple platforms, which allows the audiences to engage and interact with the content in a variety of ways: through cable and satellite distribution; through over-the-top services, such as subscription video-on-demand; on connected televisions, PCs, tablets, smartphones and other connected devices; using apps, browsers and other interfaces; and through a variety of social media platforms.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
New York, US
Founded
1971
Size (employees)
9,300 (est)
Website
viacom.com
Viacom was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in New York, US

Key People/Management at Viacom

Robert Bakish

Robert Bakish

President & CEO
Debra Lee

Debra Lee

Chairman and CEO, BET Networks
Brad Grey

Brad Grey

Chairman and CEO, Paramount Pictures
DeDe Lea

DeDe Lea

EVP, Government Affairs
Cyma Zarghami

Cyma Zarghami

President, Nikelodeon
Jim Bombassei

Jim Bombassei

SVP, Investor Relations
Mike Fricklas

Mike Fricklas

EVP, General Counsel and Secretary
Scott Mills

Scott Mills

EVP and Chief Administrative Officer
Wade Davis

Wade Davis

EVP and Chief Financial Officer

Viacom Office Locations

Viacom has offices in New York, Bangalore, Atlanta, Bentonville and in 18 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
1515 Broadway
Toronto, CA
1 Eglinton Av E
Secacus, US
425 Meadowlands Pkwy #5
Miami, US
50 NW 14th St
London, GB
17-29 Hawley Crescent
Hauppauge, US
35 Adams Ave
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Viacom Financials and Metrics

Viacom Financials

Viacom's revenue was reported to be $13.3 b in FY, 2017 which is a 6% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

13.3 b

Net income (FY, 2017)

1.9 b

EBIT (FY, 2017)

2.5 b

Market capitalization (13-Nov-2017)

10 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

1.4 b
Viacom's current market capitalization is $10 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

13.8 b13.3 b12.5 b13.3 b

Revenue growth, %

(4%)(6%)

General and administrative expense

2.9 b2.9 b2.9 b

Operating expense total

2.9 b2.9 b2.9 b10.9 b
USDY, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

837 m1 b848 m2.4 b1 b506 m379 m1.4 b

Inventories

8.4 m6.1 m12.6 m

Current Assets

5.3 b4.7 b4.5 b5.8 b

PP&E

1 b947 m932 m
    USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

    Net Income

    2.5 b2 b1.5 b1.9 b

    Depreciation and Amortization

    217 m222 m221 m

    Accounts Receivable

    (3.8 m)(11.8 m)

    Inventories

    (526 k)(6.3 m)
      USDY, 2017

      Revenue/Employee

      1.4 m

      Financial Leverage

      3.9 x
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      Viacom Operating Metrics

      FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

      Countries

      165165165180180180180180180180180

      Television Households

      700 m510 m510 m510 m510 m530 m510 m510 m

      Channels

      230250250

      Languages

      4340
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      Viacom Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

      Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
      365Gay LLC
      5555 Communications Inc.
      BET Pictures II
      After School Productions Inc.
      Artcraft Productions Inc.
      BET Interactive
      BET Music Soundz
      BET Productions IV
      BET ST LLC
      Big Shows Inc.
      Bling Productions Inc.
      Blue Sea Productions
      Air Realty LLC
      Awesomeness Inc.
      BET Acquisition Corp.
      BET Comic View II
      BET Pictures II Distribution
      BET Productions V
      BET Satellite Services
      Benjamin Button Productions LLC
      BET Arabesque
      BET Documentaries
      BET Innovations Publishing
      Bikini Bottom Holdings Inc.
      Blackout Productions Inc.
      38th Floor Productions Inc.
      AfterL.com LLC
      All About Productions LLC
      August Street Films Limited
      Beijing Yalian Online Network Technology Co. Ltd.
      Belhaven Limited
      BET Consumer Services
      BET Development Company
      Blue/White Productions
      Aardvark Productions
      Acquisition Group West LLC
      Atom Digital Inc.
      Bellator Sport Worldwide LLC
      BET Holdings LLC
      BET Live from LA
      BET Oh Drama!
      BET Productions II
      Beta Theatres Inc.
      Black Entertainment Television LLC
      BN Productions Inc.
      37th Floor Productions Inc.
      Air Realty Corporation
      Atom Entertainment
      Babunga Inc.
      BET Event Productions
      BET Services
      Adoy LLC
      Animated Productions Inc.
      BET Creations
      BET International
      BET Pictures II Development & Production
      BET Productions
      BETN Theatre Ventures
      Bikini Bottom Productions Limited Liability Company
      Box Italy LLC
      Box Worldwide LLC
      Breakdown Productions Inc.
      Bronson Avenue LLC
      Bronson Gate Film Management GmbH
      Caper Productions LLC
      Capital Equipment Leasing Limited
      CC Direct Inc.
      Central Productions LLC
      Channel 5 Broadcasting Limited
      Channel 5 Interactive Limited
      Cinematic Arts B.V.
      Cloverleaf Productions Inc.
      CMT Productions Inc.
      Columbus Circle Films LLC
      Comedy Partners
      Commerce Street Productions Inc.
      Country Music Television
      Country Network Enterprises
      Country Services Inc.
      country.com
      Cradle of Life Productions LLC
      Creative Mix Inc.
      CVV (Japan) B.V.
      Danielle Productions LLC
      Daza Productions Inc.
      DIGICO Inc.
      Direct Court Productions
      DM Holding Inc.
      DMS Holdco Inc.
      DT Investor Inc.
      DTE Films LLC
      DW (Netherlands) B.V.
      DW Distribution L.L.C.
      DW Dramatic Television L.L.C.
      DW Films L.L.C.
      DW Finance L.L.C.
      DW Funding
      DW Holdco LLC
      DW International Distribution L.L.C.
      DW International Productions L.L.C.
      DW Internet L.L.C.
      DW Music Publishing L.L.C.
      DW Music Publishing Nashville L.L.C.
      DW One Corp.
      DW Project Development L.L.C.
      DW SKG TV L.L.C.
      DW Studios L.L.C.
      DW Studios Productions L.L.C.
      DW Television Animation L.L.C.
      DW Television L.L.C.
      DW TV Finance I L.L.C.
      DW Two Corp.
      DWTT Productions Limited
      Eighth Century Corporation
      Elevate Productions Inc.
      Emily Productions LLC
      Express Lane Productions Inc.
      Failure To Launch Productions LLC
      Famous Orange Productions Inc.
      Famous Players International B.V.
      Festival Inc.
      Films Paramount S.A.S.
      Futa B.V.
      Future General Corporation
      Game One SAS
      Gower Avenue Films Limited
      Hard Caliche LLC
      Imagine Radio
      Little Boston Company Inc.
      Meadowland Parkway Associates
      MoonMan Productions Inc.
      MTV Networks MENA FZ-LLC
      MTV Networks Sarl
      Music by Nickelodeon Inc.
      Games Animation Inc.
      Global Film Distributors B.V.
      Joseph Productions Inc.
      KVMM LLC
      Lisarb Holding B.V.
      Long Branch Productions LLC
      Magical Motion Pictures Inc.
      Mattalex Two LLC
      MTV Animation Inc.
      MTV Asia Ventures (India) Pte. Limited
      MTV Networks Africa (Pty) Limited
      MTV Networks Colombia S.A.S.
      MTV NZ Limited
      MTV Russia Holdings Inc.
      MTVN Direct Inc.
      High Command Productions Limited
      Hudson Street Productions
      Jupiter Spring Productions Limited
      Melange Pictures LLC
      MMA Holdco Inc.
      MTV Networks Argentina S.R.L.
      MTV Networks Europe
      MTV Networks Music Productions Inc.
      MTV Songs Inc.
      MTVN Online Partner I Inc.
      Hey Yeah Productions Inc.
      House of Yes Productions Inc.
      Ignite Media Brands Group Pty Limited
      King Street Productions Inc.
      Last Holiday Productions LLC
      Marathon Holdings Inc.
      MTV Asia Ventures Co.
      MTV Hong Kong Limited
      MTV India
      MTV Networks Company
      MTV Networks Enterprises Inc.
      MTV Networks Europe LLC
      MTV Networks Global Services Inc.
      MTV S.A.
      MTVNE Services Limited
      Games Productions Inc.
      Gladiator Productions L.L.C.
      Government Issue LLC
      Gramps Company Inc.
      MAD Production Trucking Company
      Magicam, Inc.
      MTV Networks de Mexico
      MTV Networks Latin America Inc.
      MTVBVI Inc.
      Grace Productions LLC
      MonkeyWurks LLC
      MTV Networks Argentina LLC
      MTV Networks Canada
      MTV Networks On Campus Inc.
      MTVN Social Gaming Inc.
      GC Productions Inc.
      Ladies Man Productions USA Inc.
      Long Road Productions
      Louisiana RPI LLC
      MDP Productions
      Michaela Productions Inc.
      MTV Asia Development Company Inc.
      MTV DMS Inc.
      MTV Networks s.r.o.
      MTV Taiwan LDC
      MTVi Group, Inc.
      Invisions Holding B.V.
      Louisiana CMT LLC
      MTV Asia
      MTV Games Inc.
      MTV Networks Holdings SARL
      MTV Networks
      MTV Ownership (Portugal)
      Music by Video Inc.
      N.V. Broadcasting (Canada) Inc.
      Netherlands Management Services LLC
      Netherlands Overseas LLC
      Neutronium Inc.
      New 38th Floor Productions Inc.
      New Country Services Inc.
      New Creative Mix Inc.
      New Games Productions Inc.
      New International Mix Inc.
      New Nickelodeon Animation Studios Inc.
      New Not Before 10AM Productions Inc.
      New Open Door Productions Inc.
      New Pop Culture Productions Inc.
      New Remote Productions Inc.
      Newdon Productions
      Nick at Nite's TV Land Retromercials Inc.
      Nickelodeon Animation Studios Inc.
      Nickelodeon Asia Holdings Pte Ltd
      Nickelodeon Australia
      Nickelodeon Australia Inc.
      Nickelodeon Australia Management Pty Ltd.
      Nickelodeon Brasil Inc.
      Nickelodeon Direct Inc.
      Nickelodeon Global Network Ventures Inc.
      Nickelodeon Huggings U.K. Limited
      Nickelodeon India Pvt Ltd
      Nickelodeon International Limited
      Nickelodeon Magazines Inc.
      Nickelodeon Movies Inc.
      Nickelodeon Notes Inc.
      Nickelodeon Online Inc.
      Nickelodeon U.K. Limited
      Nickelodeon UK Holdings LLC
      Nickelodeon Virtual Worlds LLC
      Night Falls Productions Inc.
      NM Classics Inc.
      Noggin LLC
      Not Before 10am Productions Inc.
      NP Domains, Inc.
      NV International
      OHBWAY Investco Inc.
      On Second Thought Productions Inc.
      On-Site Productions Inc.
      OOO VIMN Holdings Vostok
      OOO VIMN Media Vostok
      Open Door Productions Inc.
      Outdoor Entertainment
      Override Pictures LLC
      Paramount British Pictures Limited
      Paramount Channel Espana
      Paramount China B.V.
      Paramount Digital Entertainment Inc.
      Paramount Films of China, Inc.
      Paramount Films of India, Ltd.
      Paramount Films of Southeast Asia Inc.
      Paramount Home Entertainment (Australasia) Pty Limited
      Paramount Home Entertainment (Brazil) Limitada
      Paramount Home Entertainment (France) S.A.S.
      Paramount Home Entertainment (Germany) GmbH
      Paramount Home Entertainment (Italy) SRL
      Paramount Home Entertainment (Mexico) S. de R.L. de C.V.
      Paramount Home Entertainment (Mexico) Services S. de R.L. de C.V.
      Paramount Home Entertainment (UK)
      Paramount Home Entertainment Distribution Inc.
      Paramount Home Entertainment Inc.
      Paramount Home Entertainment International (Holdings) B.V.
      Paramount Home Entertainment International B.V.
      Paramount Home Entertainment International Limited
      Paramount Images Inc.
      Paramount International (Netherlands) B.V.
      Paramount Japan G.K.
      Paramount LAPTV Inc.
      Paramount Latin America SRL
      Paramount Licensing Inc.
      Paramount Movie and TV Program Planning (Beijing) Co.
      Paramount NMOC LLC
      Paramount Overseas Productions
      Paramount Pictures Australia Pty.
      Paramount Pictures Brasil Distribuidora de Filmes Ltda
      Paramount Pictures China Limited
      Paramount Pictures Corporation
      Paramount Pictures Corporation (Canada) Inc.
      Paramount Pictures Entertainment Canada ULC
      Paramount Pictures France Sarl
      Paramount Pictures Germany GmbH
      Paramount Pictures International Limited
      Paramount Pictures UK
      PPG Holding 95 B.V.
      RateMyProfessors.com International LLC
      Remote Productions Inc.
      Screenlife, LLC
      SKG Music Nashville Inc.
      Spelling Films Music Inc.
      Spike Cable Networks Inc.
      Stepdude Productions LLC
      TNN Productions
      Tunes by Nickelodeon Inc.
      Uptown Productions Inc.
      Viacom Alto Finance C.V.
      Viacom Animation of Korea Inc.
      Viacom Asia Inc.
      Viacom Domains Limited
      Viacom Global Services Inc.
      Viacom International Administration Inc.
      Viacom International Hungary Kft.
      Viacom International Inc.
      Viacom International Services Inc.
      Viacom Networks Japan G.K
      Viacom Networks Japan K.K.
      Pop Culture Productions Inc.
      RateMyProfessors.com LLC
      See Yourself Productions Inc.
      South Park Digital Studios LLC
      Springy Productions Pty. Limited
      Top Up TV 1 Limited
      Viacom Global Hungary Kft.
      Viacom International Media Networks Italia S.r.l.
      Viacom Networks Europe Inc.
      Paramount Pictures Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V.
      ParaUSD Singapore Pte. Ltd.
      Park Court Productions
      Pop Toons Inc.
      PPC Film Management GmbH
      Premiere House
      Spelling Films Inc.
      Spelling Pictures Inc.
      Superstar Productions USA Inc.
      Thinner Productions
      UE Site Acquisition LLC
      Viacom Hearty Ha!Ha! LLC
      Viacom Holdings Italia S.r.l.
      Viacom International Media Networks Nigeria Limited
      Viacom Netherlands Coöperatief U.A.
      Viacom Networks Brasil Programacao Televisiva E Publicidade Ltda.
      Viacom Networks Italia Limited
      Viacom Overseas Finance C.V.
      Viacom Subsidiary Management Corp.
      PPG Holding 5 B.V.
      Screenlife Licensing
      SKG Productions L.L.C.
      SKG Studios Canada Inc.
      Study Hall Films Inc.
      Talent Court Productions
      Thunder
      Timeline Films Inc.
      Untitled Science LLC
      Viacom Asia (Beijing) Advertising and Media Co. Ltd.
      Viacom Camden Lock Inc.
      Viacom Camden Lock Limited
      Viacom International Inc. Political Action Committee Corporation
      Viacom Realty Corporation
      Paramount Pictures Louisiana Production Investments LLC
      Paramount Pictures Services UK
      Paramount Spain S.L.U.
      Sammarnick Insurance Corporation
      Show Pants LLC
      Spike Digital Entertainment LLC
      Turnip Productions LLC
      Viacom (Deutschland) Beteiligungen GmbH
      Viacom Caledonia LP
      Viacom Overseas Holdings C.V.
      Viacom Songs Inc.
      Paramount Pictures Louisiana Production Investments III LLC
      Paramount Poland sp. z.o.o.
      Paramount Productions Service Corporation
      Peppercorn Productions
      Pop Channel Productions Inc.
      SKG Louisiana L.L.C.
      SKG Music Publishing L.L.C.
      URGE PrePaid Cards Inc.
      Viacom Holdings Germany LLC
      Viacom International Media Networks España, S.L.
      Viacom Limited (UK)
      Viacom Sterling Finance C.V.
      Paramount Pictures NZ
      Paramount Production Support Inc.
      Paramount Worldwide Productions Inc.
      Pet II Productions Inc.
      Prime Directive Productions Inc.
      Red Devs LLC
      Servicios Para Empresas de Entretenimiento
      SKG Music L.L.C.
      Social Project LLC
      The Box Holland B.V.
      TNN Classic Sessions
      Untitled Productions II LLC
      Viacom Alto Overseas C.V.
      Viacom Brand Solutions Limited
      Viacom Global Limited
      Viacom Netherlands Management LLC
      Viacom Notes Inc.
      Paramount Pictures Louisiana Production Investments II LLC
      Paramount Sweden AB
      Peanut Worm Productions Inc.
      PT MTV Indonesia
      SFI Song Company
      Sunday Best
      The Paramount UK Partnership
      Viacom Canadian Productions Holdings Inc.
      Viacom International Media Networks (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
      Viacom International Studios Inc.
      Viacom Limited (NZ)
      Viacom Telecommunications LLC
      Viacom Tunes Inc.
      Viacom Ventures B.V.
      Viacom Ventures Inc.
      VIMN Advertising and Brand Solutions S.r.l.
      VIMN Argentina Limited
      VIMN Australia Pty Limited
      VIMN Belgium BvbA
      VIMN CP Services (UK) Limited
      VIMN CP Services
      VIMN CP Serviços (Brasil) Ltda.
      VIMN Finance B.V.
      VIMN Finance Holding (UK) Ltd
      VIMN Germany GmbH
      VIMN Netherlands B.V.
      VIMN Netherlands Holding B.V.
      VIMN Nordic AB
      VIMN Poland sp. z o.o.
      VIMN Polska B.V.
      VIMN Russia C.V.
      VIMN Singapore Pte. Ltd.
      VIMN Switzerland AG
      VIVA Media GmbH
      VMN Digital Inc.
      VMN Noord LLC
      Wilshire Court Productions LLC
      World Sports Enterprises
      Worldwide Productions
      Wuthering Heights, CA Productions Inc.
      Yellams
      Z+ Holding Asset Management Ltd.
      Zarina 99 Vermogensverwaltungs GmbH
      Zoo Films LLC
      Zukor LLC

      Viacom Market Value History

      Viacom Revenue Breakdown

      Viacom Median Salaries

      Source: 133 public H-1B filings from Viacom

      Viacom's Web-traffic and Trends

      Viacom Online and Social Media Presence

      Viacom News and Updates

      Viacom, Charter Agree to Extension in Carriage Talks; Terms Still Being Negotiated

      But the companies continue to negotiate terms to a deal that would keep Viacom’s cable networks in front of approximately 16.5 million Charter subscribers.

      Viacom, Charter deal to include eight networks in basic package: source

      (Reuters) - Viacom Inc and Charter Communications Inc have agreed to a distribution deal that puts eight of Viacom's most popular networks in Charter's cheapest U.S. cable bundle, a source told Reuters on Wednesday.

      Viacom, Spectrum continue talks past 7 pm deadline: source

      (Reuters) - Viacom Inc and cable operator Spectrum continued talks Sunday night as the 7 pm ET (2300 GMT) deadline on their programming agreement passed, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters.

      Viacom, Spectrum continue talks past 7 pm deadline-source

      Oct 15 (Reuters) - Viacom Inc and cable operator Spectrum continued talks Sunday night as the 7 pm ET (2300 GMT) deadline on their programming agreement passed, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters.

      Viacom Tries to Enlist TV Viewers In Dispute Against Charter

      MTV, Comedy Central, and Nickleodeon are at stake for some Spectrum cable subscribers.

      Viacom launches TV ads in dispute with Charter

      (Reuters) - Viacom Inc , parent of networks including MTV and Nickelodeon, launched TV ads this week urging its viewers to call customer service at cable company Spectrum ahead of a deadline that may result in a costly blackout for 16.6 million customers.
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