Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) has been assigned a $125.00 target price by Royal Bank Of Canada in a research report issued to clients and investors on Sunday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the entertainment giant’s stock. Royal Bank Of Canada’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 19.30% from the company’s previous close.

Several other equities analysts have also commented on DIS. B. Riley reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “hold” rating and set a $103.77 price target (up from $102.68) on shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in a research report on Friday. BMO Capital Markets reissued an “underperform” rating and set a $90.00 price target (down from $95.00) on shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in a research report on Thursday, August 10th. Loop Capital reissued a “hold” rating and set a $108.00 price target on shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in a research report on Thursday, August 10th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a $133.00 price target on Walt Disney Company (The) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have issued a hold rating and seventeen have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Walt Disney Company (The) presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $112.79.

Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) traded up $2.10 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $104.78. The stock had a trading volume of 16,701,500 shares, compared to its average volume of 7,198,479. The firm has a market cap of $161,730.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.38, a P/E/G ratio of 2.30 and a beta of 1.37. Walt Disney Company has a fifty-two week low of $95.78 and a fifty-two week high of $116.10. The company has a quick ratio of 0.74, a current ratio of 0.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.42.

Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 9th. The entertainment giant reported $1.07 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.12 by ($0.05). The firm had revenue of $12.78 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $13.30 billion. Walt Disney Company (The) had a net margin of 16.29% and a return on equity of 19.66%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 2.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.10 earnings per share. equities analysts expect that Walt Disney Company will post 6.26 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. FDO Partners LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in the third quarter valued at $1,881,000. HCR Wealth Advisors lifted its holdings in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) by 4.3% in the third quarter. HCR Wealth Advisors now owns 26,299 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $2,592,000 after buying an additional 1,079 shares during the period. Tredje AP fonden raised its position in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) by 93.7% during the third quarter. Tredje AP fonden now owns 149,197 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock worth $14,706,000 after purchasing an additional 72,176 shares during the period. Brookmont Capital Management raised its position in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) by 47.0% during the third quarter. Brookmont Capital Management now owns 2,979 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock worth $294,000 after purchasing an additional 953 shares during the period. Finally, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI raised its position in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) by 42.0% during the third quarter. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI now owns 344,817 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock worth $33,989,000 after purchasing an additional 102,025 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 61.06% of the company’s stock.

Walt Disney Company (The) Company 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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