Walt Disney Co (DIS) : Boston Advisors scooped up 36,040 additional shares in Walt Disney Co during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 20, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 606,278 shares of Walt Disney Co which is valued at $62,913,468.Walt Disney Co makes up approximately 1.54% of Boston Advisors’s portfolio.
Walt Disney Co opened for trading at $103.06 and hit $103.99 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $103.77, with a gain of 0.84% or 0.86 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 57,31,332 shares. Company has a market cap of $169,308 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Watch Point Trust Co reduced its stake in DIS by selling 100 shares or 2.36% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 4,130 shares of DIS which is valued at $428,570. Walt Disney Co makes up approx 0.38% of Watch Point Trust Co’s portfolio.Firstmerit Bank N A Trustee boosted its stake in DIS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 4,694 additional shares and now holds a total of 55,805 shares of Walt Disney Co which is valued at $5,790,885. Walt Disney Co makes up approx 0.47% of Firstmerit Bank N A Trustee’s portfolio.Crestpoint Capital Management boosted its stake in DIS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 8,900 additional shares and now holds a total of 17,200 shares of Walt Disney Co which is valued at $1,695,748. Walt Disney Co makes up approx 0.92% of Crestpoint Capital Management’s portfolio.Quotient Investors boosted its stake in DIS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 15,292 additional shares and now holds a total of 17,492 shares of Walt Disney Co which is valued at $1,724,536. Walt Disney Co makes up approx 0.63% of Quotient Investors’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Walt Disney Co reported $1.63 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.17 according to the earnings call on Feb 9, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.46. The company had revenue of $15244.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $14795.57 million. The company’s revenue was up 13.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.27 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Walt Disney Co. Company shares were Upgraded by Pivotal Research Group on Apr 18, 2016 to ” Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 121 from a previous price target of $104 .RBC Capital Mkts Initiated Walt Disney Co on Apr 8, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Price Target of the shares are set at $103.Company shares were Reiterated by Guggenheim on Apr 7, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 102 from a previous price target of $96 .
The Walt Disney Company incorporated on July 28 1995 together with its subsidiaries and affiliates is a diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with five business segments: media networks parks and resorts studio entertainment consumer products and interactive media. Media Networks comprise an array of broadcast cable radio publishing and digital businesses across two divisions the Disney/ABC Television Group and ESPN Inc. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts (WDP&R) is a provider of family travel and leisure experiences. The Walt Disney Studio brings movies music and stage plays to consumers throughout the world. Disney Consumer Products (DCP) delivers product experiences across thousands of categories from toys and apparel to books and fine art. Disney Interactive is a creator of interactive entertainment across all current and emerging digital media platforms.