Research Analysis of CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS)

CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS) Belonging to the Consumer Discretionary sector which surged 0.31% and closed its last trading session at $54.74.

The company reported its last EPS on 6/30/2016 and is expected to report its next EPS on 11/3/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $63.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.67. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 1.62 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.62 and 1.55 respectively.

The Company got Downgrade by Telsey Advisory Group on 22-Sep-16 from Outperform to Market Perform.

Insider Trades for CBS Corporation show that the latest trade was made on 26 Sep 2016 where Ambrosio (Anthony G), the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 15120 shares were traded at a price of $52.02.

12 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 2417830 shares traded.

1 analysts projected Price Targets for CBS Corporation. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $63. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $63 and the Mean Price Target is $63.

CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS) has the market capitalization of $24.29 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $58.22 on Jul 14, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $40.5 on Oct 5, 2015. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 6.7 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 28.4% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 13.1 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 17.22 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.79 and ATR value of 1.25. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 3.14% and 2.51%.

Company profile:

CBS Corporation is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content to audiences worldwide. CBS has businesses with origins that date back to the beginnings of broadcast as well as new ventures that operate on media’s leading edge. It owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest entertainment libraries. CBS’s operations span nearly every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, radio, TV, film, outdoor advertising, and interactive and socially responsible media. Its businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (owned by CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, Smithsonian Networks, Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations, CBS Radio, CBS Outdoor, CBS Television Studios, CBS Studios International, CBS Television Distribution, CBS Interactive, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Films and CBS EcoMedia. For more information, go to