NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Disney (DIS - Get Report) is scheduled to report earnings on Tuesday after the close and TheStreet's Jim Cramer tells Brittany Umar he still likes the stock. But is it a buy headed into earnings?
While Cramer said he continues to like Disney and CEO Bob Iger, he believes the quarter could be a little dicey.
Even though CBS just reported incredibly strong TV numbers and Comcast's (CMCSA) NBC released the blockbuster hit "Despicable Me 2," Disney had "The Lone Ranger," a box office dud.
Although the movie may weigh on Disney, Cramer added that its theme parks and ESPN were doing really well and that the latter could have a huge quarter. He went on to say that he really likes the new strategy that is aimed toward women, based on studies the company has conducted.While Twenty-First Century Fox (FOX) could prove to be a stubborn competitor down the road for the sports entertainment giant, Cramer isn't worried quite yet. Should the stock selloff post-earnings, this is an excellent buying opportunity. He concluded that $63 would be a prime level for buyers to enter or add to a current position. -- Written by Bret Kenwell in Petoskey, Mich. Follow @BretKenwell This article is commentary by an independent contributor, separate from TheStreet's regular news coverage.
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