Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Walt Disney (DIS) Higher

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading up 45 points (+0.3%) at 17,935 as of Friday, Jun 26, 2015, 12:36 p.m. ET. During this time, 134.9 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 341.1 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,351 issues advancing vs. 1,660 declining with 158 unchanged.
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The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be Walt Disney (NYSE: DIS), which is sporting a 45-cent gain (+0.4%) bringing the stock to $114.90. This single gain is lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 3.41 points or roughly accounting for 7.6% of the Dow's overall gain. Volume for Walt Disney currently sits at 2.9 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 5.8 million shares.

Walt Disney has a market cap of $193.04 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 21.5% year-to-date as of Thursday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 1%.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company operates in five segments: Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, Consumer Products, and Interactive.

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