Walt Disney Co (DIS) : Howard Capital Management reduced its stake in Walt Disney Co by 3.37% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 220,540 shares of Walt Disney Co which is valued at $22,885,436 after selling 7,703 shares in Walt Disney Co , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 19, 2016.Walt Disney Co makes up approximately 4.41% of Howard Capital Management’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 , Barry Investment Advisors added DIS to its portfolio by purchasing 58,307 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $6,050,517. Walt Disney Co makes up approx 1.88% of Barry Investment Advisors’s portfolio.Carlton Hofferkamp Jenks Wealth Management boosted its stake in DIS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 401 additional shares and now holds a total of 15,362 shares of Walt Disney Co which is valued at $1,514,540. Walt Disney Co makes up approx 1.22% of Carlton Hofferkamp Jenks Wealth Management’s portfolio.Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc Tx boosted its stake in DIS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 24,565 additional shares and now holds a total of 365,468 shares of Walt Disney Co which is valued at $36,031,490. Walt Disney Co makes up approx 0.81% of Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc Tx’s portfolio.First American Bank reduced its stake in DIS by selling 3,426 shares or 3.03% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 109,586 shares of DIS which is valued at $10,549,844. Walt Disney Co makes up approx 1.10% of First American Bank’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.