Walt Disney Company (The)s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 11.22% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 14.76% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 19.87% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Walt Disney Company (The) has a positive value of 4.94 compared to overall market. Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) has tumbled 0.94% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the stocks have advanced and posted positive gains of 1.11% in the last four weeks. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 1.74%. Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) has underperformed the index by 0.7% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.
Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.23 points or 0.21% at $109.26 with 7,671,800 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $109.35, the shares hit an intraday low of $108.5814 and an intraday high of $109.8 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $172,767 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 1,581,248,200 shares. The 52-week high of Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) is $111.99 and the 52-week low is $86.25.
Walt Disney Co Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 7, 2017. The company reported $1.55 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06. Analyst had a consensus of $1.49. The company had revenue of $14784.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $15289.44 million. The companys revenue was down -3.0 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.63 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Walt Disney Co was Upgraded by Morgan Stanley to Overweight on Jan 30, 2017. Company shares were Upgraded by Goldman on Jan 17, 2017 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 134 from a previous price target of $109 .Walt Disney Co was Downgraded by Pivotal Research Group on Jan 12, 2017 to Sell, Lowers Price Target to $ 85 from a previous price target of $102 .Company shares were Upgraded by RBC Capital Mkts on Jan 6, 2017 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 130 from a previous price target of $101 .Walt Disney Co was Upgraded by Deutsche Bank on Nov 16, 2016 to Buy, Price Target of the shares are set at $97.70.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 1, 2017, Brent Woodford (EVP, Control, Fin Plan & Tax) sold 2,000 shares at 110.50 per share price.On Feb 1, 2017, Alan N Braverman (Sr EVP, General Counsel & Secy) sold 92,604 shares at 110.00 per share price.On Nov 18, 2016, Robert W Matschullat (director) sold 6,000 shares at 98.65 per share price.
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with five business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media.