The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

NYSE: DIS · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
125.81
+1.55 (1.25%)
Aug 16, 2022 1:20 PM EDT - Market open
1.25%
Market Cap 229.36B
Revenue (ttm) 81.11B
Net Income (ttm) 3.14B
Shares Out 1.82B
EPS (ttm) 1.53
PE Ratio 82.23
Forward PE 22.03
Dividend n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Volume 7,928,377
Open 124.73
Previous Close 124.26
Day's Range 123.45 - 125.97
52-Week Range 90.23 - 187.58
Beta 1.25
Analysts Buy
Price Target 145.41 (+15.6%)
Earnings Date Aug 10, 2022

About DIS

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. It operates through two segments, Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution; and Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. The company engages in the film and episodic television content production and distribution activities, as well as operates television broadcast networks under the ABC, Disney, ESPN, Freeform, FX, Fox, National Geographic, and Star brands; and studios that produces motion pictures under the Walt Disney Pictures, Twentiet... [Read more...]

Industry Entertainment
IPO Date Nov 12, 1957
Employees 152,000
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol DIS
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 36 analysts, the average rating for DIS stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 145.41, which is an increase of 15.58% from the latest price.

Price Target
$145.41
(15.58% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

Activist Investor Dan Loeb Wants Changes at Disney

Shares of The Walt Disney Company (DIS) were up 2.2% after activist investor Dan Loeb said his investment firm, Third Point, has taken a “significant stake” in the entertainment giant in recent weeks.

An ESPN spin-off would have no value creation for Disney, says Michael Nathanson

Michael Nathanson, MoffettNathanson founding partner, and Sara Fischer, Axios media reporter, to discuss Third Point's Dan Loeb's push for Disney to spin off ESPN. For access to live and exclusive video...

Disney May Give Dan Loeb Sequel Fatigue

Activist investor's new wish list for the Magic Kingdom will be much harder to grant.

Activist Loeb Takes New Stake in Disney, Urges ESPN Spinoff

Insider Intelligence Principal Analyst Paul Verna and Bloomberg's Liana Baker join Emily Chang to discuss activist investor Dan Loeb acquiring a stake in Disney and calling for sweeping changes, includi...

Here's what else besides Disney that hedge fund Third Point loaded up on recently

Activist investor Daniel Loeb's Third Point LLC has bought new stakes in T-Mobile US Inc. and Colgate Palmolive Co. , and sold off holdings on EV maker Rivian Automotive Inc. and Amazon.com Inc., among ...

Activist Investor Dan Loeb Takes Stake in Disney and Pushes for ESPN Spinoff

'This quarter's results are an important proof point that Disney's complex transformation is succeeding,' writesThird Point CEO Daniel Loeb in a letter to Disney CEO Bob Chapek.

Disney hits back at activist investor Dan Loeb after ESPN spinoff proposal

After repurchasing a stake in Disney, Loeb criticized the Mouse House's board of directors.

Three Stock Lunch: Disney, Moderna and Exxon Mobil

Delano Saporu, New Street Advisors CEO, joins 'Power Lunch' to discuss Saporu's investing take on three stocks: Disney, Moderna and Exxon Mobil. For access to live and exclusive video from CNBC subscrib...

Other symbols: MRNAXOM

Disney responds to letter from activist investor Dan Loeb

The Third Point CEO has called on the House of Mouse to consider a series of initiatives, including a cost-cutting program, board refresh, EPSN spinoff and integration of Hulu into Disney+.

Disney responds to Third Point's letter

CNBC's Julia Boorstin joins 'The Exchange' to report on Disney's response to Third Point's stake.

Activist investor wants Disney to buy back Hulu stake and spin off ESPN

Disney wowed Wall Street last week with strong earnings thanks to solid Disney+ subscriber gains and healthy theme park attendance. But that's not enough to completely win over one activist investor.

Statement From The Walt Disney Company on Letter From Third Point

BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) issued the following statement today: “We welcome the views of all our investors. As our third quarter results demonstrate, The Walt...

Disney and Marvel will hold games showcase at D23 on September 9

Disney said it will hold the Disney & Marvel Games Showcase on September 9, live from its D23 Expo 2022 fan event.

Daniel Loeb re-invests in Disney: what strategic changes is he proposing?

Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS) popped nearly 3.0% on Monday after Daniel Loeb built a sizable position (again) in the entertainment conglomerate. Loeb wants Disney to spin-off ESPN The activist investor use...

Dan Loeb's Third Point takes new activist stake in Disney

Yahoo Finance Live anchors Brian Sozzi, Brad Smith and Julie Hyman discuss how shares of Disney and Amazon are performing.

Daniel Loeb's Third Point suggests spinning off ESPN after taking stake in Disney

Loeb bought a stake in the second quarter not long after he liquidated the firm's position in Disney during the first quarter.

Dan Loeb's Third Point Buys New Stake in Disney

The activist investor is urging Disney to buy Comcast's minority stake in Hulu before a contractual deadline in 2024 and to spin off ESPN.

Third Point discloses Disney stake, recommends ESPN spinoff

Shares of Walt Disney Co. were rising in Monday morning trading after Third Point LLC Chief Executive Daniel Loeb disclosed that he has “repurchased a significant stake” in the company and would seek to...

Dan Loeb Takes Stake in Disney and Suggests ESPN Spinoff

'This quarter's results are an important proof point that Disney's complex transformation is succeeding,' wrote Third Point CEO Daniel Loeb in a letter to Disney CEO Bob Chapek.

Third Point re-invests in Disney, pushes for changes including ESPN spin off

Hedge fund Third Point on Monday unveiled a new position in Walt Disney Co and made a string of suggestions, ranging from spinning off cable sports channel ESPN to share buybacks to new board members, t...

Third Point Accumulates Position in The Walt Disney Company, Files for Hart-Scott-Rodino to Engage Directly with the ...

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Third Point LLC (LSE:TPOU) (“Third Point”), a New York-based investment firm managing approximately $14 billion in assets today sent a letter to Disney (NYSE: DIS) CEO Bob Cha...

Loeb's Third Point takes new stake in Disney, boosting shares

In a letter to Disney CEO Bob Chapek, Dan Loeb said there is a strong case that the ESPN business should be spun off.

Disney Versus Netflix: Which Streaming Stock Should You Own?

Many households are now spending a lot of money on streaming services.

Other symbols: NFLX

Chantico Global CEO Gina Sanchez offers 3 buys and a bail: V, ABBV, DIS & NFLX

Gina Sanchez, Chantico Global CEO, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss her three investment picks for being defensive in the market.

Other symbols: NFLXABBVV

Why Disney Stock Rose Over 11% This Week

Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS) shares are trading higher by 11.46% to $120.61 for the week amid overall market strength and after the company reported better-than-expected third-quarter EPS and sales res