- DIS has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $562.0 million.
- DIS traded 181,522 shares today in the pre-market hours as of 9:14 AM.
- DIS is down 2.8% today from yesterday's close.
EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Get the inside scoop on opportunities in DIS with the Ticky from Trade-Ideas. See the FREE profile for DIS NOW at Trade-Ideas More details on DIS: 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. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 0.9%. DIS has a PE ratio of 21.7. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate Walt Disney a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold. The average volume for Walt Disney has been 6.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Walt Disney has a market cap of $155.1 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. The stock has a beta of 0.96 and a short float of 2.3% with 6.46 days to cover. Shares are up 19.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.
- Powered by its strong earnings growth of 26.73% and other important driving factors, this stock has surged by 31.76% over the past year, outperforming the rise in the S&P 500 Index during the same period. Turning to the future, naturally, any stock can fall in a major bear market. However, in almost any other environment, the stock should continue to move higher despite the fact that it has already enjoyed nice gains in the past year.
- DISNEY (WALT) CO has improved earnings per share by 26.7% in the most recent quarter compared to the same quarter a year ago. The company has demonstrated a pattern of positive earnings per share growth over the past two years. We feel that this trend should continue. During the past fiscal year, DISNEY (WALT) CO increased its bottom line by earning $3.38 versus $3.12 in the prior year. This year, the market expects an improvement in earnings ($4.32 versus $3.38).
- Despite its growing revenue, the company underperformed as compared with the industry average of 8.3%. Since the same quarter one year prior, revenues slightly increased by 7.7%. Growth in the company's revenue appears to have helped boost the earnings per share.
- The return on equity has improved slightly when compared to the same quarter one year prior. This can be construed as a modest strength in the organization. Compared to other companies in the Media industry and the overall market, DISNEY (WALT) CO's return on equity exceeds that of both the industry average and the S&P 500.
- The current debt-to-equity ratio, 0.35, is low and is below the industry average, implying that there has been successful management of debt levels. Although the company had a strong debt-to-equity ratio, its quick ratio of 0.87 is somewhat weak and could be cause for future problems.
- You can view the full Walt Disney Ratings Report.