Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Walt Disney Company (The)

Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) managed to eke out gains of 0.24% in intraday trade. The share price increased by 0.23 points to $97.57. Till last observation, the net money flow was recorded at a negative $(-15.44) million. The total inflow of $157.68 million in upticks was completely overshadowed by an outflow of $173.11 million in downticks, giving the up/down ratio a value of 0.91. The shares have seen a change of -1.19% in the past week.A block trade occurred in the company shares in which the composite value of the upticks was $13.17 million and the composite value in downticks was $30.78 million. The resultant up/down ratio for the block exchange was 0.43. The block trade had a negative money flow of $(-17.61) million.


Currently the company Insiders own 13% of Walt Disney Company (The) shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -7.56% . Institutional Investors own 60.73% of Walt Disney Company (The) shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -15.2%. On the companys insider trading activities, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the director of Walt Disney Co/, Lagomasino Maria Elena, had purchased 980 shares in a transaction dated on May 12, 2016. The transaction was executed at $101.98 per share with total amount equaling $99,940.

Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) : On Monday heightened volatility was witnessed in Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $96.75 and hit $98.98 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $97.57, with a gain of 0.24% or 0.23 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 8,766,346 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $122.08 and the company has a market cap of $158,302 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $86.25 .

Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. Credit Suisse maintains its view on Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) according to the research report released by the firm to its investors. The shares have now been rated Outperform by the stock experts at the ratings house. Credit Suisse lowers the price target from $130 per share to $128 per share on Walt Disney Company (The). The rating by the firm was issued on May 12, 2016.

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.

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