The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE:DIS)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by investment analysts at FBR & Co in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. They presently have a $108.00 price target on the entertainment giant’s stock. FBR & Co’s price target suggests a potential upside of 10.29% from the company’s current price.

Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Pivotal Research dropped their price target on shares of The Walt Disney from $122.00 to $118.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, August 10th. Citigroup Inc. dropped their price target on shares of The Walt Disney from $120.00 to $117.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, August 11th. Vetr upgraded shares of The Walt Disney from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $102.13 price target for the company in a research report on Thursday, July 21st. Hilliard Lyons upgraded shares of The Walt Disney to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 25th. Finally, Loop Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $114.00 price target on shares of The Walt Disney in a research report on Tuesday, September 27th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nineteen have given a hold rating and thirteen have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $108.11.

Analyst Recommendations for The Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS)

The Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) opened at 97.92 on Friday. The Walt Disney has a 12-month low of $86.25 and a 12-month high of $120.65. The company has a market cap of $156.67 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.09 and a beta of 1.21. The company’s 50 day moving average is $92.78 and its 200 day moving average is $96.61.

The Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 10th. The entertainment giant reported $1.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.16 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $13.14 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $13.71 billion. The Walt Disney had a net margin of 16.88% and a return on equity of 19.81%. The business’s quarterly revenue was down 2.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.20 earnings per share. Analysts forecast that The Walt Disney will post $5.96 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. HL Financial Services LLC boosted its position in The Walt Disney by 3.5% in the second quarter. HL Financial Services LLC now owns 1,548,371 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock worth $151,463,000 after buying an additional 52,301 shares during the last quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd. boosted its position in The Walt Disney by 9.5% in the second quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd. now owns 581,708 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock worth $56,903,000 after buying an additional 50,299 shares during the last quarter. Chesley Taft & Associates LLC boosted its position in The Walt Disney by 0.4% in the second quarter. Chesley Taft & Associates LLC now owns 270,147 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock worth $26,426,000 after buying an additional 1,205 shares during the last quarter. Aviva PLC boosted its position in The Walt Disney by 0.7% in the first quarter. Aviva PLC now owns 972,383 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock worth $96,567,000 after buying an additional 6,742 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Adage Capital Partners GP L.L.C. boosted its position in The Walt Disney by 11.7% in the second quarter. Adage Capital Partners GP L.L.C. now owns 1,841,393 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock worth $180,125,000 after buying an additional 192,150 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 57.48% of the company’s stock.

About The Walt Disney

The Walt Disney Company is a diversified entertainment company. The Company’s business segments include Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, Consumer Products and Interactive. The Media Networks segment includes cable and broadcast television networks, television production operations, television distribution, domestic television stations, and radio networks and stations.

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