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Walt Disney - DIS Stock Forecast, Price & News

$122.67
-0.14 (-0.11%)
(As of 08/18/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$121.71
$123.13
50-Day Range
$91.84
$124.96
52-Week Range
$90.23
$187.58
Volume
7.29 million shs
Average Volume
13.58 million shs
Market Capitalization
$223.63 billion
P/E Ratio
71.32
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$151.48

Walt Disney MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.83 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
23.5% Upside
$151.48 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.14% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-0.46
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.36mentions of Walt Disney in the last 14 days
Based on 82 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$357,090 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
32.82%
From $3.93 to $5.22 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.87 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

30th out of 288 stocks

Miscellaneous Amusement & Recreation Services Industry

3rd out of 17 stocks

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About Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) Stock

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. It operates through two segments, Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution; and Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. The company engages in the film and episodic television content production and distribution activities, as well as operates television broadcast networks under the ABC, Disney, ESPN, Freeform, FX, Fox, National Geographic, and Star brands; and studios that produces motion pictures under the Walt Disney Pictures, Twentieth Century Studios, Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar, and Searchlight Pictures banners. It also offers direct-to-consumer streaming services through Disney+, Disney+ Hotstar, ESPN+, Hulu, and Star+; sale/licensing of film and television content to third-party television and subscription video-on-demand services; theatrical, home entertainment, and music distribution services; staging and licensing of live entertainment events; and post-production services by Industrial Light & Magic and Skywalker Sound. In addition, the company operates theme parks and resorts, such as Walt Disney World Resort in Florida; Disneyland Resort in California; Disneyland Paris; Hong Kong Disneyland Resort; and Shanghai Disney Resort; Disney Cruise Line, Disney Vacation Club, National Geographic Expeditions, and Adventures by Disney as well as Aulani, a Disney resort and spa in Hawaii; licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort; and provides consumer products, which include licensing of trade names, characters, visual, literary, and other IP for use on merchandise, published materials, and games. Further, it sells branded merchandise through retail, online, and wholesale businesses; and develops and publishes books, comic books, and magazines. The Walt Disney Company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

Walt Disney Stock Down 0.1 %

DIS opened at $122.67 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.48, a quick ratio of 0.97 and a current ratio of 1.02. The business has a 50 day moving average price of $101.93 and a 200 day moving average price of $119.35. The firm has a market cap of $223.63 billion, a P/E ratio of 71.32, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.60 and a beta of 1.24. Walt Disney has a twelve month low of $90.23 and a twelve month high of $187.58.

Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 10th. The entertainment giant reported $1.09 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.99 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $21.50 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $21.01 billion. Walt Disney had a return on equity of 7.20% and a net margin of 3.87%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 26.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.80 EPS. Research analysts forecast that Walt Disney will post 3.93 EPS for the current year.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of brokerages have commented on DIS. BMO Capital Markets decreased their price objective on Walt Disney from $140.00 to $135.00 in a research report on Thursday, May 12th. Morgan Stanley decreased their price objective on Walt Disney from $170.00 to $125.00 and set an "overweight" rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, June 30th. Wells Fargo & Company raised their price objective on Walt Disney from $130.00 to $145.00 and gave the stock an "overweight" rating in a research report on Thursday, August 11th. Truist Financial decreased their price objective on Walt Disney from $135.00 to $125.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, July 26th. Finally, Citigroup decreased their price objective on Walt Disney from $165.00 to $145.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, July 7th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty have issued a buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat, Walt Disney presently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus price target of $151.48.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other Walt Disney news, EVP Brent Woodford sold 3,000 shares of Walt Disney stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $119.03, for a total value of $357,090.00. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 28,624 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $3,407,114.72. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Company insiders own 0.10% of the company's stock.

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DIS Stock News Headlines

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Disney (NYSE: DIS) Shares Just Gave Investors A Massive Signal
An 8% gap up to start Thursday’s session should tell you everything you need to know about how investors are feeling about Disney (NYSE: DIS) right now.
Disney+ ad-free subscription cost to rise by 38% in December
Disney said it is raising prices for streaming subscribers in the U_S_ who want to watch Disney+ without ads as more viewers switch to what CEO Bob Chapek described Wednesday as the “best value in streaming.”
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Disney hikes Disney+ ad-free subscription cost by 38%
Disney said it is raising prices for streaming subscribers in the U_S_ who want to watch Disney+ without ads as more viewers switch to what CEO Bob Chapek described Wednesday as the “best value in streaming.”
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The Only Disney Streaming Offer Not Increasing in Price
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DIS Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/10/2022
Today
8/19/2022
Fiscal Year End
9/30/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/09/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Miscellaneous amusement & recreation services
Sub-Industry
Movies & Entertainment
CUSIP
25468710
Employees
190,000
Year Founded
1923

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$151.48
High Stock Price Forecast
$229.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$120.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+23.5%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.83
Research Coverage
24 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$2.00 billion
Pretax Margin
6.41%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$67.42 billion
Cash Flow
$5.21 per share
Book Value
$52.90 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,823,060,000
Free Float
1,821,235,000
Market Cap
$223.63 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.24

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Robert A. ChapekMr. Robert A. Chapek (Age 62)
    CEO & Director
    Comp: $17.14M
  • Ms. Christine Mary McCarthyMs. Christine Mary McCarthy (Age 67)
    Sr. EVP & CFO
    Comp: $9.7M
  • Ms. Diane Jurgens M.B.A. (Age 60)
    BSEE, MSEE, MBA, Exec. VP of Enterprise Technology & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Alexia Skouras Quadrani
    Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Alicia Schwarz
    Sr. VP & Chief Compliance Officer
  • Mr. Horacio E. GutierrezMr. Horacio E. Gutierrez (Age 56)
    Sr. EVP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Ms. Kristina Schake
    Exec. VP of Global Communications
  • Mr. John Rood
    Sr. VP of Marketing
  • Mr. Paul J. RichardsonMr. Paul J. Richardson (Age 56)
    Sr. EVP & Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Ronald L. Iden (Age 75)
    Sr. VP & Chief Security Officer













DIS Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Walt Disney stock right now?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Walt Disney in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 20 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" DIS shares.
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What is Walt Disney's stock price forecast for 2022?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Walt Disney's shares. Their DIS share price forecasts range from $120.00 to $229.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $151.48 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have DIS shares performed in 2022?

Walt Disney's stock was trading at $154.89 at the beginning of the year. Since then, DIS stock has decreased by 20.8% and is now trading at $122.67.
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When is Walt Disney's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 9th 2022.
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How were Walt Disney's earnings last quarter?

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 10th. The entertainment giant reported $1.09 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.99 by $0.10. The entertainment giant earned $21.50 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $21.01 billion. Walt Disney had a net margin of 3.87% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.20%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 26.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.80 EPS.
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What is Bob Chapek's approval rating as Walt Disney's CEO?

380 employees have rated Walt Disney Chief Executive Officer Bob Chapek on Glassdoor.com. Bob Chapek has an approval rating of 77% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Walt Disney own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Walt Disney investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), Tesla (TSLA), Visa (V), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Boeing (BA) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

What is Walt Disney's stock symbol?

Walt Disney trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DIS."

Who are Walt Disney's major shareholders?

Walt Disney's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (3.92%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (1.37%), Northern Trust Corp (1.32%), FMR LLC (0.76%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.70%) and Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (0.64%). Insiders that own company stock include Alan N Braverman, Brent Woodford, Christine M Mccarthy, Mary Jayne Parker, Robert A Chapek, Robert A Chapek, Robert A Iger, Robert A Iger, Susan E Arnold and Zenia B Mucha.
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How do I buy shares of Walt Disney?

Shares of DIS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Walt Disney's stock price today?

One share of DIS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $122.67.

How much money does Walt Disney make?

Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) has a market capitalization of $223.63 billion and generates $67.42 billion in revenue each year. The entertainment giant earns $2.00 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.72 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Walt Disney have?

The company employs 190,000 workers across the globe.

When was Walt Disney founded?

Walt Disney was founded in 1923.

How can I contact Walt Disney?

Walt Disney's mailing address is 500 SOUTH BUENA VISTA ST, BURBANK CA, 91521. The official website for the company is www.thewaltdisneycompany.com. The entertainment giant can be reached via phone at (818) 560-1000 or via fax at 818-560-1930.

This page (NYSE:DIS) was last updated on 8/19/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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