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The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

Stock Price: $176.14 USD 1.01 (0.58%)
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The Walt Disney Company
Founded 1923
IPO Date Nov 12, 1957
Industry Entertainment
Sector Communication Services
Employees 170,000

Contact Details

Address:500 South Buena Vista Street
Burbank, CA 91521
United States
Phone 818-560-1000

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol DIS
Exchange NYSE
Fiscal Year November - October
Reporting Currency US Dollars
CIK Code 0001001039
CUSIP Number 254687106
ISIN Number US2546871060
Employer ID 95-4545390

Company Description

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide.

The company's Media Networks segment operates domestic cable networks under the Disney, ESPN, Freeform, FX, and National Geographic brands; and television broadcast network under the ABC brand, as well as eight domestic television stations.

This segment is also involved in the television production and distribution. Its Parks, Experiences and Products segment operates theme parks and resorts, such as Walt Disney World Resort in Florida; Disneyland Resort in California; Disneyland Paris; Hong Kong Disneyland Resort; and Shanghai Disney Resort; Disney Cruise Line, Disney Vacation Club, National Geographic Expeditions, and Adventures by Disney and Aulani, a Disney resort and spa in Hawaii, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan.

The company's Studio Entertainment segment produces and distributes motion pictures under the Walt Disney Pictures, Twentieth Century Studios, Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar, Searchlight Pictures, and Blue Sky Studios banners; develops, produces, and licenses live entertainment events; produces and distributes music; and provides post-production services through Industrial Light & Magic and Skywalker Sound.

Its Direct-To-Consumer & International segment operates international television networks and channels comprising Disney, ESPN, Fox, National Geographic, and Star; direct-to-consumer videos streaming services consisting of Disney+/Disney+Hotstar, ESPN+, and Hulu; and operates branded apps and Websites, such as Disney Movie Club and Disney Digital Network, as well as provides streaming technology support services.

The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

Key Executives

Robert A. IgerExecutive Chairman
Robert A. ChapekChief Executive Officer and Director
Christine Mary McCarthySenior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Alan N. BravermanSenior EVice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Zenia B. MuchaSenior Executive Vice President and Chief Communications Officer
Diane Jurgens M.B.A., BSEE, MSEE, MBAExecutive Vice President of Enterprise Technology and Chief Information Officer
Lowell SingerSenior Vice President of Investor Relations
Alicia SchwarzSenior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer
John RoodSenior Vice President of Marketing
Paul RichardsonSenior Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer