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Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) Shares Gap Up Following Analyst Upgrade

Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) Shares Gap Up Following Analyst Upgrade

Publicly-traded company The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) had a closing price of $104.78 yesterday. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500.

Rfg Advisory Group Llc increased Disney Walt Co (DIS) stake by 122.97% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Next Financial Group Inc sold 510 shares as the company's stock declined 2.31% while stock markets rallied. AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has 0 buy ratings, 0 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -28.77% from its high of $ 4.24 to a $340.57 million market value through last close.

Let's have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS). Moloney Securities Asset Management LLC now owns 16,171 shares of the entertainment giant's stock valued at $1,834,000 after purchasing an additional 496 shares during the last quarter. The entertainment giant reported $1.07 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.12 by ($0.05). Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) has risen 9.26% since November 13, 2016 and is uptrending.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in DIS. HM Capital Management LLC grew its stake in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) by 0.5% during the first quarter. AJO LP now owns 3,300,335 shares of the entertainment giant's stock worth $350,661,000 after acquiring an additional 3,273,787 shares during the last quarter. Moreover, Dorsey Wright & Associates has 0.66% invested in the company for 23,185 shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $161,730.00, a PE ratio of 18.38, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.30 and a beta of 1.37. Daiwa Sb Invs Ltd, a Japan-based fund reported 6,980 shares.

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Since June 1, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $106,853 activity. As per Tuesday, August 4, the company rating was downgraded by Bank of America. The stock of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) earned "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, April 12. Walt Disney Company (The)'s revenue for the quarter was down 2.8% compared to the same quarter last year. research analysts predict that Walt Disney Company will post 6.26 EPS for the current year. The stock of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) earned "Outperform" rating by Wells Fargo on Tuesday, September 5.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) PT Lowered to $103.00 at Loop Capital" was reported by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. Whittier Trust Co. increased its holdings in Walt Disney Company (The) by 15.6% in the 1st quarter.

In the most updated research from a number of analysts on Wall Street, the company gets 15 Buys and 3 Sell among 30 analysts. Therefore 33% are positive. The stock of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) has "Hold" rating given on Sunday, August 16 by Barclays Capital. (The) raised the price target on November 10 boosting the projection from $115.00 to $120.00 and stated a "Buy" rating. A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued. In the past 52 weeks the company's stock price has moved within the range of $94.23 to $116.10. Fifth Third Financial Bank stated it has 831,203 shares. The Walt Disney Company had 138 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Thursday, July 13. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Hold" on Thursday, September 14. Bedell Frazier Investment Counseling Lc holds 5.03% of its portfolio in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) for 129,707 shares. Jefferies downgraded the shares of DIS in report on Wednesday, August 5 to "Hold" rating. The firm has "Outperform" rating by CLSA given on Wednesday, September 2. Its down 0.06, from 1 in 2017Q1. 86 funds opened positions while 181 raised stakes. Diamond Hill Cap holds 2.08% or 7.03 million shares. Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Quantitative Systematic Strategies Ltd invested in 2,761 shares. Mar Vista Inv Prtn Limited Liability Corp reported 339,181 shares. The Texas-based Westwood Grp has invested 0.03% in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). M Kraus has 88,038 shares for 3.06% of their portfolio. Weatherly Asset Mngmt Limited Partnership reported 36,274 shares. Agf invested 0.21% in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). M&R Cap Mngmt Inc invested 0.23% in Yum!

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