Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) Shares Bought by Leisure Capital Management

Leisure Capital Management increased its holdings in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) by 0.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 4,449 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock after buying an additional 20 shares during the quarter. Leisure Capital Management’s holdings in Walt Disney were worth $473,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the stock. State Street Corp raised its stake in shares of Walt Disney by 0.7% in the 1st quarter. State Street Corp now owns 67,739,871 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $7,681,023,000 after purchasing an additional 456,053 shares during the period. Legal & General Group Plc raised its stake in shares of Walt Disney by 5.3% in the 2nd quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 7,885,053 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $837,761,000 after purchasing an additional 394,012 shares during the period. Clearbridge Investments LLC raised its stake in shares of Walt Disney by 2.0% in the 1st quarter. Clearbridge Investments LLC now owns 7,623,125 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $864,386,000 after purchasing an additional 150,316 shares during the period. Parnassus Investments CA raised its stake in shares of Walt Disney by 0.4% in the 1st quarter. Parnassus Investments CA now owns 5,823,364 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $638,073,000 after purchasing an additional 20,641 shares during the period. Finally, Swiss National Bank grew its holdings in shares of Walt Disney by 7.8% in the 2nd quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 5,777,328 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $613,841,000 after acquiring an additional 420,200 shares in the last quarter. 61.51% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Walt Disney Company (DIS) opened at $109.58 on Tuesday. Walt Disney Company has a 1-year low of $96.20 and a 1-year high of $116.10. The company has a current ratio of 0.81, a quick ratio of 0.74 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.42. The company has a market capitalization of $158,960.33, a PE ratio of 18.47, a P/E/G ratio of 2.24 and a beta of 1.38.

Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The entertainment giant reported $1.07 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.12 by ($0.05). Walt Disney had a return on equity of 19.66% and a net margin of 16.29%. The business had revenue of $12.78 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $13.30 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.10 EPS. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 2.8% on a year-over-year basis. analysts forecast that Walt Disney Company will post 6.24 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently disclosed a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, January 11th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 11th will be given a dividend of $0.84 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 8th. Walt Disney’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 27.42%.

Several brokerages have recently weighed in on DIS. B. Riley restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Walt Disney in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. Loop Capital restated a “hold” rating and issued a $108.00 price objective on shares of Walt Disney in a report on Thursday, August 10th. BMO Capital Markets restated an “underperform” rating and issued a $90.00 price objective (down previously from $95.00) on shares of Walt Disney in a report on Thursday, August 10th. Wells Fargo & Company restated a “market perform” rating and issued a $109.00 price objective on shares of Walt Disney in a report on Thursday, August 10th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group set a $133.00 price objective on Walt Disney and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have given a hold rating and sixteen have given a buy rating to the company. Walt Disney has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $112.04.

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Walt Disney Profile

The Walt Disney Company is an entertainment company. The Company operates in four business segments: Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, and Consumer Products & Interactive Media. The media networks segment includes cable and broadcast television networks, television production and distribution operations, domestic television stations, and radio networks and stations.

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