Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS).
November 10 investment analysts at B. Riley kept the company rating at “Hold” targeting a price of $101.00. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) raised the price target of the stock on November 10 changing the forecast from $115.00 to $120.00 and issued a “Buy” rating.
On November 10 Jefferies Group LLC kept the stock rating at “Hold” projecting a price of $103.77. Equity analyst Loop Capital lowered the price target on November 10 cutting the projection from $104.00 to $103.00 and issued a “Hold” recommendation.
On November 10 Piper Jaffray Companies maintained a company rating of “Buy” with a current price target of $120.00. Equity analyst J P Morgan Chase & Co released a research note on DIS with a rating of “Buy” and establishing a price target of $125.00.
The company is so far trading down from yesterday’s close of 103.7.
The Walt Disney Company, launched on July 28, 1995, is a worldwide 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. The Business’s Walt Disney Imagineering unit designs and develops new theme park concepts and attractions, as well as resort properties. The studio entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures, direct-to-video content, musical recordings and live stage plays. The Company also develops and publishes games, primarily for mobile platforms, books, magazines and comic books..
The most current P/E ratio is 18.18 and market capitalization is 159.40B. In the latest earnings report the EPS was $5.68 with 1.50B shares outstanding.
Traders are a little more bearish on Walt Disney Company recently considering the change in short interest. The stock recorded a rise in short interest of 1.22% as of October 13, 2017 from the last reporting period. Short interest grew 284,157 over that timeframe. Days to cover increased 1.0 to 4.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.02% as of October 13.