Viacom Inc. (VIAB) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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  • SWOT Analysis
  • 49 pages
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Viacom Inc. (VIAB) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:
  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Viacom Inc. (Viacom), a subsidiary of National Amusements Inc, is a media company. It creates entertainment content, including television programs, podcasts, short-form content, motion pictures, consumer products, games, live events and social media experiences for audiences on various platforms and devices. The company’s media networks, include Telefe, Channel 5, MTV, BET, Logo, Nickelodeon, Paramount Network, Comedy Central, TV Land, CMT, VH1, Nick Jr. and Colors. Viacom has operations in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and other regions. It has production facilities and offices in the US and the UK. Viacom is headquartered in New York, the US.

Viacom Inc. Key Recent Developments

Aug 17, 2018: AwesomenessTV lays off 50% of staff
Aug 14, 2018: Viacom launches new international digital unit to be led by longtime exec Brendan Yam
Aug 09, 2018: Viacom reports third quarter results
Jun 08, 2018: Viacom reports leadership transition at Nickelodeon Group
May 21, 2018: Viacom names Pamela Kaufman as president, Viacom/Nickelodeon global consumer products

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  • The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.
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  • The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.
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  • Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.
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  • Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.
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Section 1 - About the Company

Viacom Inc. - Key Facts
Viacom Inc. - Key Employees
Viacom Inc. - Key Employee Biographies
Viacom Inc. - Major Products and Services
Viacom Inc. - History
Viacom Inc. - Company Statement
Viacom Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries

Section 2 – Company Analysis

Company Overview
Viacom Inc. - Business Description
Business Segment: EMEA
Business Segment: Filmed Entertainment
Key Stats
Business Segment: Media Networks
Key Stats
Geographical Segment: All Other
Geographical Segment: US
Viacom Inc. - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Viacom Inc. - Strengths
Viacom Inc. - Weaknesses
Viacom Inc. - Opportunities
Viacom Inc. - Threats
Viacom Inc. - Key Competitors

Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios

Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts

Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments

Aug 09, 2018: Viacom reports third quarter results
Aug 03, 2017: Viacom Q3 net earnings up
Jul 24, 2017: Viacom appoints new senior vice president of corporate communications
Jun 15, 2017: Viacom announces senior management changes
May 04, 2017: Viacom Q2 net earnings down
Apr 25, 2017: Viacom announces launch of global product development group
Apr 21, 2017: Viacom names new senior vice president of communications and culture
Apr 07, 2017: Viacom appoints executive vice president of Insights & Audience Science
Mar 13, 2017: Viacom appoints new executive vice president and chief data officer
Mar 10, 2017: Viacom names new executive vice president, general counsel and secretary

Section 5 – Appendix

Ratio Definitions
About Us
Contact Us

List of Tables
Viacom Inc., Key Facts
Viacom Inc., Key Employees
Viacom Inc., Key Employee Biographies
Viacom Inc., Major Products and Services
Viacom Inc., History
Viacom Inc., Subsidiaries
Viacom Inc., Key Competitors
Viacom Inc., Ratios based on current share price
Viacom Inc., Annual Ratios
Viacom Inc., Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Viacom Inc., Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Viacom Inc., Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios

List of Figures
Viacom Inc., Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
Viacom Inc., Ratio Charts
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