Monday, 10 December, 2018

Analytical Preview of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)

Theresa Hayes | 08 February, 2018, 09:33

The stock decreased 1.31% or $1.44 during the last trading session, reaching $108.67. Parnassus Investments CA now owns 6,941,130 shares of the entertainment giant's stock valued at $684,187,000 after acquiring an additional 1,123,949 shares during the last quarter.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 5 analysts rated The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) as Buy, 1 analysts given Outperform signal, 1 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

Looking at the Analyst Recommendations of the stock, 7 Analysts issued a Buy for MoSys, 7 gave Outperform, 9 analysts gave Hold Rating, 2 issued Underperform and 1 marked the stock as Sell.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.20, from 1.09 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 90 investors sold DIS shares while 649 reduced holdings. 95 funds opened positions while 563 raised stakes. Plante Moran Fin Advsrs Lc owns 7,520 shares or 0.44% of their USA portfolio. Cordasco Finance Networks, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 1,534 shares. Ledyard National Bank & Trust reported 0.37% stake. The Walt Disney Company (DIS) has made its way to a 12-month decline of -1.79%. Peoples Svcs invested in 8,401 shares or 0.47% of the stock. Stralem & Inc reported 2.69% stake. The business's revenue was down 2.8% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts anticipate that Walt Disney Co will post 6.46 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Oarsman stated it has 0.21% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Washington Trust Bancorp invested 1.04% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). The hedge fund held 9,500 shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $93.64M, up from 7,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Holt Limited Liability Dba Holt Partners Limited Partnership reported 2,175 shares.

On 12/3/2015 Walt Disney announced a semiannual dividend of $0.71 1.27% with an ex dividend date of 12/10/2015 which will be payable on 1/11/2016. Liberty Mutual Grp Inc Asset Mgmt Inc owns 60,367 shares for 0.33% of their portfolio.

Truenorth Inc, which manages about $406.36 million and $215.53M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Wisdomtree Tr (DFE) by 4,932 shares to 43,608 shares, valued at $3.03 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Kinder Morgan Inc Del (NYSE:KMI) by 37,925 shares in the quarter, for a total of 769,817 shares, and has risen its stake in Xilinx Inc (NASDAQ:XLNX).

In case of Revenue Estimates, 23 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for The Walt Disney Company as 15.47 Billion. Therefore 58% are positive. TC Pipelines had 25 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. FBR Capital maintained the shares of DIS in report on Wednesday, August 5 with "Outperform" rating. The company operates in the Consumer Cyclical sector with a market capitalization of 161.73 Million. The stock has "Buy" rating by Rosenblatt on Wednesday, January 3. Riverpark Capital Management LLC now owns 301,225 shares of the entertainment giant's stock valued at $32,005,000 after purchasing an additional 39,822 shares in the last quarter. Barclays Capital maintained it with "Equal-Weight" rating and $98 target in Friday, August 14 report. The stock of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, September 26 by Drexel Hamilton. L & S Incorporated stated it has 0.09% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Credit Suisse maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, August 9 report. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with "Buy" on Sunday, September 24. Therefore 100% are positive. Depomed Inc had 50 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating by UBS given on Wednesday, January 17. TheStreet downgraded Depomed, Inc. The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $117.67. As per Tuesday, December 19, the company rating was maintained by Wedbush. As per Thursday, March 24, the company rating was initiated by Northland Capital. The firm has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, January 22. The rating was downgraded by Cantor Fitzgerald on Tuesday, November 8 to "Hold". The company was maintained on Friday, July 28 by Roth Capital. (NASDAQ:DEPO) rating on Friday, October 20. The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $117.67. Needham maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, September 7 report. The stock has "Buy" rating by Roth Capital on Tuesday, September 1. Jefferies maintained it with "Buy" rating and $33000 target in Friday, June 16 report. Its down 0.89, from 2.16 in 2017Q2. 15 funds opened positions while 13 raised stakes. Peoples Financial Svcs Corporation stated it has 8,401 shares. Bingham Osborn & Scarborough Lc accumulated 0.05% or 5,283 shares. (NASDAQ:PEIX) for 150,000 shares. Banque Pictet Cie reported 1.00 million shares. Levin Strategies L P has 49,606 shares. Cbre Clarion Securities Lc holds 0.07% of its portfolio in Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL) for 109,339 shares.

Analysts await Foundation Medicine, Inc. Copeland Capital Limited Liability Company accumulated 0.28% or 41,162 shares. (NASDAQ:DEPO). Cim Invest Mangement reported 0.03% in Depomed, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEIX). Rr Advisors Ltd holds 0.11% of its portfolio in Pacific Ethanol, Inc. Argi Inv Services Ltd holds 0.06% or 9,212 shares in its portfolio. (NASDAQ:DEPO) for 447 shares. 20,967 were reported by Joel Isaacson & Ltd Liability. Quantres Asset Mngmt holds 5,000 shares or 0.32% of its portfolio.

Since December 18, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $292,663 activity. $612,000 worth of stock was bought by HIGGINS ARTHUR J on Thursday, December 14.