April 2007
Multichannel News;4/16/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 16, p27
The article reports that Merrill Lynch media analyst Jessica Reif Cohen has predicted a difficult first quarter for Viacom in 2007. Cohen lowers her estimates for cash flow and earnings per share. She claims that the company is in the midst of a transition year after executive departures and a restructuring of its international operations.


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