3. As of noon trading, Walt Disney ( DIS) is up $0.46 (0.6%) to $72.86 on light volume. Thus far, 2.0 million shares of Walt Disney exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 6.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $72.66-$73.02 after having opened the day at $72.89 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $72.40.

The Walt Disney Company operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company operates in five segments: Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, Consumer Products, and Interactive. Walt Disney has a market cap of $128.2 billion and is part of the media industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.6, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 46.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate Walt Disney a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Walt Disney as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Walt Disney Ratings Report now.

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