Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) has an average broker rating of 2.48, which is interpreted as a Buy, as rated by 23 equity analysts. Nonetheless, 7 analysts are positive on the stocks future and they recommend a Strong Buy on the stock. 2 other analysts advise a Buy. Nevertheless, the majority of 12 analysts consider that the stock is a Hold with neither a large upside nor a downside. Ranking by Zacks Investment Research for Coach Inc is 3, which is also a Hold. 2 brokerage firm advices Strong Sell on the share due to lack of confidence about the future of the company.
Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) : The consensus price target for Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) is $108.37 for the short term with a standard deviation of $11.03. The most optimist securities analyst among the 19 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $125, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $88.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS): The stock opened at $98.20 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $98.39 for the day. The stock traded down to $97.15 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $97.77 with a loss of -0.09% for the day. The stock had closed at $97.86 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 9,233,890 shares.
In a related news, 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.
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.