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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.02
CBS's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
95% of the 420 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. CBS: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CBS' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.08 Max: N/A
Current: 0.02
Equity to Asset 0.23
CBS's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
84% of the 387 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. CBS: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CBS' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.46 Max: 0.71
Current: 0.23
0.23
0.71
Interest Coverage 6.62
CBS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
65% of the 330 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 19.21 vs. CBS: 6.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CBS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.87  Med: 6.02 Max: 8.07
Current: 6.62
1.87
8.07
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 0.70
M-Score: -2.49
WACC vs ROIC
11.82%
14.01%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 18.76
CBS's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 410 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 8.74 vs. CBS: 18.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CBS' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -87.16  Med: 18.42 Max: 21.67
Current: 18.76
-87.16
21.67
Net-margin (%) 11.07
CBS's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 410 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.48 vs. CBS: 11.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CBS' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -83.68  Med: 9.88 Max: 21.43
Current: 11.07
-83.68
21.43
ROE (%) 27.99
CBS's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.69 vs. CBS: 27.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CBS' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -77.64  Med: 10.46 Max: 34.94
Current: 27.99
-77.64
34.94
ROA (%) 6.69
CBS's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 423 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. CBS: 6.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CBS' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -34.58  Med: 4.41 Max: 11.76
Current: 6.69
-34.58
11.76
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 79.08
CBS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 418 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 17.72 vs. CBS: 79.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CBS' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -385.21  Med: 77.9 Max: 99.49
Current: 79.08
-385.21
99.49
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 13.40
CBS's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 347 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. CBS: 13.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CBS' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.4  Med: 0.7 Max: 13.4
Current: 13.4
-26.4
13.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 5.60
CBS's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 279 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. CBS: 5.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CBS' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.1  Med: 1 Max: 28.5
Current: 5.6
-19.1
28.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 7.80
CBS's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 242 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. CBS: 7.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CBS' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -43.1  Med: 11.05 Max: 319.3
Current: 7.8
-43.1
319.3
» CBS's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-03)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

CBS Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Joel Greenblatt 1,215,480 sh (+795.07%)
First Pacific Advisors 368,580 sh (+501.27%)
Jim Simons 1,753,200 sh (+386.73%)
Larry Robbins 10,833,651 sh (+24.07%)
John Rogers 1,855,920 sh (+21.04%)
Third Avenue Management 1,559,106 sh (+19.95%)
Richard Perry 2,298,000 sh (+14.90%)
Paul Tudor Jones 72,508 sh (+4.94%)
Martin Whitman 972,000 sh (+5.27%)
John Burbank Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Scott Black 180,898 sh (-1.03%)
Ray Dalio 62,373 sh (-15.66%)
Murray Stahl 381,416 sh (-30.62%)
Mario Gabelli 454,953 sh (-31.42%)
Pioneer Investments 2,448,701 sh (-37.91%)
Louis Moore Bacon 80,000 sh (-55.56%)
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Q4 2015

CBS Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Steven Cohen 232,700 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 3,274,607 sh (New)
George Soros 6,300 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 180,473 sh (+189.34%)
Louis Moore Bacon 150,000 sh (+87.50%)
John Rogers 1,870,445 sh (+0.78%)
Mario Gabelli 457,338 sh (+0.52%)
Martin Whitman 1,164,700 sh (+19.83%)
Richard Perry Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Third Avenue Management 1,498,442 sh (-3.89%)
Murray Stahl 327,532 sh (-14.13%)
Larry Robbins 8,657,912 sh (-20.08%)
First Pacific Advisors 239,400 sh (-35.05%)
Pioneer Investments 721,685 sh (-70.53%)
Paul Tudor Jones 20,770 sh (-71.35%)
Scott Black 40,662 sh (-77.52%)
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Q1 2016

CBS Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 17,250 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 49,566 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 332,479 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 526,613 sh (+15.15%)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 3,190,307 sh (-2.57%)
Scott Black 39,033 sh (-4.01%)
Paul Tudor Jones 19,220 sh (-7.46%)
Pioneer Investments 661,742 sh (-8.31%)
Murray Stahl 298,241 sh (-8.94%)
Larry Robbins 7,823,056 sh (-9.64%)
First Pacific Advisors 207,900 sh (-13.16%)
John Rogers 1,343,110 sh (-28.19%)
Louis Moore Bacon 100,000 sh (-33.33%)
Third Avenue Management 922,021 sh (-38.47%)
Martin Whitman 1,120,500 sh (-3.79%)
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Q2 2016

CBS Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Lee Ainslie 57,620 sh (New)
Jim Simons 320,100 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,287,175 sh (+287.14%)
Paul Tudor Jones 51,763 sh (+169.32%)
RS Investment Management 81,461 sh (+64.35%)
Pioneer Investments 697,744 sh (+5.44%)
David Dreman 17,250 sh (unchged)
First Pacific Advisors 207,900 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 3,178,449 sh (-0.37%)
Mario Gabelli 509,383 sh (-3.27%)
Scott Black 37,248 sh (-4.57%)
John Rogers 1,254,511 sh (-6.60%)
Larry Robbins 7,298,338 sh (-6.71%)
Murray Stahl 273,613 sh (-8.26%)
Third Avenue Management 835,662 sh (-9.37%)
Martin Whitman 788,800 sh (-29.60%)
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Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Media - Diversified
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CBS Corp operates businesses within the media and entertainment industries, including the CBS Television Network, cable networks, content production and distribution, television and radio stations, Internet-based businesses, and consumer publishing.

CBS Corp was originally incorporated in Delaware on November 10, 1986 under the name Arsenal Holdings, Inc. It is a mass media company. The Company operates businesses within the media and entertainment industries, including the CBS Television Network, cable networks, content production and distribution, television and radio stations, Internet-based businesses, and consumer publishing. The Company operates in four segments that include Entertainment, Cable Networks, Publishing and Local Broadcasting. Entertainment is composed of the CBS Television Network; CBS Television Studios; CBS Global Distribution Group (composed of CBS Studios International and CBS Television Distribution); CBS Interactive; and CBS Films; Cable Networks is composed of Showtime Networks, which operates the Company's premium subscription program services, Showtime, The Movie Channel, and Flix; CBS Sports Network, the Company's cable network focused on college athletics and other sports; and Smithsonian Networks, a venture between Showtime Networks and Smithsonian Institution, which operates Smithsonian Channel, a basic cable program service. Publishing is composed of Simon & Schuster, which publishes and distributes consumer books under imprints such as Simon & Schuster, Pocket Books, Scribner and Atria Books. Local Broadcasting is composed of CBS Television Stations, the Company's 30 owned broadcast television stations; and CBS Radio, through which the Company owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 United States markets. It operates in United Kingdom, Other Europe, Canada, Asia and Other. The Company's businesses operate and have customers worldwide. The Company competes with many different entities and media in various markets worldwide. In addition to competition in each of its businesses, the Company competes for opportunities in the entertainment business with other diversified entertainment companies such as The Walt Disney Company, NBCUniversal Media, LLC, Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., Time Warner Inc., Cumulus Media Inc. and iHeartMedia, Inc. The Company creates, owns, distributes and exploits under licenses intellectual property worldwide. The following logos, trade names, trademarks and related trademark families are among those strongly identified with the product lines the Company represent and are assets of the Company: CBS, CBS Entertainment, CBS News, CBS Sports, CBSSports.com, CBS All AccessTM CNET, CBS Radio, Showtime, Showtime Anytime, The Movie Channel, Flix, CBS Films, CBS Audience Network, TV.com, Last.fm, MetroLyrics, CSI:, NCIS, Entertainment Tonight, Star Trek, Simon & Schuster, CBS Sports Network, CBS Interactive and all the call letters for the Company's television and radio stations. The Company's businesses are either subject to or affected by regulations of federal, state and local governmental authorities in the U.S. and of national, regional and local authorities in foreign countries.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 15.45
CBS's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
64% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 19.79 vs. CBS: 15.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CBS' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.49  Med: 16.14 Max: 45.78
Current: 15.45
8.49
45.78
Forward P/E 13.19
CBS's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
68% of the 68 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 16.45 vs. CBS: 13.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 15.55
CBS's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
63% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 19.36 vs. CBS: 15.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CBS' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.64  Med: 17.94 Max: 45.78
Current: 15.55
8.64
45.78
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 28.31
CBS's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
64% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 17.57 vs. CBS: 28.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
CBS' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.37  Med: 21.6 Max: 70.54
Current: 28.31
7.37
70.54
P/B 4.31
CBS's P/B is ranked lower than
79% of the 374 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. CBS: 4.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CBS' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 1.43 Max: 4.98
Current: 4.31
0.27
4.98
P/S 1.73
CBS's P/S is ranked higher than
54% of the 391 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. CBS: 1.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CBS' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 1.55 Max: 3.01
Current: 1.73
0.17
3.01
PFCF 15.83
CBS's PFCF is ranked higher than
50% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 15.65 vs. CBS: 15.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CBS' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.72  Med: 13.87 Max: 62.26
Current: 15.83
1.72
62.26
POCF 13.84
CBS's POCF is ranked lower than
66% of the 219 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 10.12 vs. CBS: 13.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CBS' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.34  Med: 10.91 Max: 45.27
Current: 13.84
1.34
45.27
EV-to-EBIT 11.75
CBS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
67% of the 286 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 15.68 vs. CBS: 11.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CBS' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4  Med: 10.4 Max: 16.7
Current: 11.75
-4
16.7
EV-to-EBITDA 10.74
CBS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
50% of the 315 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 10.63 vs. CBS: 10.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CBS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.3  Med: 8.7 Max: 14.9
Current: 10.74
-4.3
14.9
PEG 1.86
CBS's PEG is ranked higher than
57% of the 118 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. CBS: 1.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
CBS' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.89  Med: 1.94 Max: 3.73
Current: 1.86
0.89
3.73
Shiller P/E 153.24
CBS's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
95% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 21.46 vs. CBS: 153.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CBS' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 138.92  Med: 153.52 Max: 167.88
Current: 153.24
138.92
167.88
Current Ratio 1.65
CBS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
54% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. CBS: 1.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CBS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 1.25 Max: 6.75
Current: 1.65
0.9
6.75
Quick Ratio 1.25
CBS's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. CBS: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CBS' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 1.08 Max: 6.21
Current: 1.25
0.58
6.21
Days Inventory 50.66
CBS's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
73% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 15.89 vs. CBS: 50.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CBS' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.81  Med: 41.12 Max: 50.66
Current: 50.66
33.81
50.66
Days Sales Outstanding 82.76
CBS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
61% of the 314 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 71.44 vs. CBS: 82.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CBS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 69.46  Med: 83.44 Max: 95.36
Current: 82.76
69.46
95.36
Days Payable 5.20
CBS's Days Payable is ranked lower than
93% of the 268 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 50.44 vs. CBS: 5.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CBS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.2  Med: 16.88 Max: 21.76
Current: 5.2
5.2
21.76

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.14
CBS's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
68% of the 331 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. CBS: 1.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CBS' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 1.3 Max: 25.6
Current: 1.14
0.71
25.6
Dividend Payout 0.18
CBS's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
89% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. CBS: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
CBS' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.25 Max: 2.5
Current: 0.18
0.09
2.5
Dividend Growth (3y) 10.90
CBS's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
63% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. CBS: 10.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
CBS' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -35.3 Max: 33.9
Current: 10.9
0
33.9
Forward Dividend Yield 1.36
CBS's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
69% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. CBS: 1.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.04
CBS's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
55% of the 405 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.83 vs. CBS: 3.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CBS' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.9  Med: 3.47 Max: 68.34
Current: 3.04
1.9
68.34
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 9.80
CBS's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
99% of the 257 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: -3.50 vs. CBS: 9.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CBS' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.8  Med: 2.3 Max: 9.8
Current: 9.8
-35.8
9.8

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.12
CBS's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. CBS: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CBS' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.51 Max: 1.88
Current: 1.12
0.09
1.88
Price/Median PS Value 1.12
CBS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
50% of the 352 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. CBS: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CBS' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.91 Max: 1.8
Current: 1.12
0.12
1.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 8.52
CBS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 409 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. CBS: 8.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CBS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6  Med: 8.3 Max: 15.7
Current: 8.52
6
15.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 9.40
CBS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 189 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.00 vs. CBS: 9.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CBS' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3  Med: 9.1 Max: 71.2
Current: 9.4
3
71.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $14,303
EPS (TTM) $ 3.39
Beta1.75
Short Percentage of Float3.47%
52-Week Range $38.51 - 58.22
Shares Outstanding (Mil)444.60

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 14,543 14,667 15,180
EPS ($) 3.99 4.38 5.06
EPS w/o NRI ($) 3.99 4.38 5.06
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
16.52%
Dividends Per Share ($) 0.66 0.69 0.94
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