During the same quarter previous year, the company earned $1.63 earnings per share. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 0.93% and Monthly Volatility of 0.80%. The price-to-book ratio (P/B Ratio) is a ratio used to compare a stock's market value to its book value.
02/08/2017 - Walt Disney Company (The) had its "market perform" rating reiterated by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 58.65% of the company's stock.
According to the latest research reports released, 7 analysts have issued a rating of "buy", 12 analysts "outperform", 9 analysts "hold", 1 analysts "underperform" and 1 analysts "sell". The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average 0.87% and positively from its 50 days moving average 1.91%.More news: FBI, NSA set to break silence on Donald Trump, Russia
These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for DIS to be 2.9%. Eqis Capital Management Inc. now owns 11,254 shares of the entertainment giant's stock worth $1,045,000 after buying an additional 52 shares in the last quarter.
Price Target is an important factor while doing analysis of a stock. FMR LLC increased its stake in shares of Walt Disney by 11.7% in the fourth quarter. The company has a Low Price Target of $13.5 and the Mean Target of $15.21, according to the Brokers.
Guggenheim Upgrade its coverage for The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) in a note sent to investors on 14-Mar-17. 26 Analysts reported that the Price Target for The Walt Disney Company might touch $138 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $117.08 and $85 respectively.More news: Restoring death penalty in Turkey 'red line' in European Union bid
In related news, EVP Brent Woodford sold 2,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Monday, January 30th.
Want to see what other hedge funds are holding DIS? The shares were sold at an average price of $105.13, for a total transaction of $166,315.66. Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 27,745 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,954,842.50. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Due to strong positive momentum, the stock ended at $111.76, which is also near the day's high of $112.09. The company's Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network.
02/09/2017 - Walt Disney Company (The) had its "long-term buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Hilliard Lyons.More news: Wolves To Sign Omri Casspi
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