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The Walt Disney Company (DIS), with a current market cap of $120.79B, opened at $66.87.
Shares have traded today between $66.72 and $67.91 per share with a one year range of $46.53 to $69.87.
Walt Disney (DIS) shares are currently priced at 17.09x this year’s forecasted earnings, which makes them relatively expensive compared to the industry’s 7.78x earnings multiple for the same period.
And for those looking to make a return holding the stock, the company pays shareholders $0.75 per share annually in dividends, yielding 1.10%.
In a review of the consensus earnings estimate this quarter, 15 sell-side analysts are looking at $0.89 per share, which would be $0.10 better than the year-ago quarter and a $0.00 sequential decrease. The full-year EPS estimate is $3.93 which would be a $0.54 better than last year’s full-year earnings.
The quarterly earnings estimate is based on a consensus revenue forecast of the current quarter of $12.18 Billion. If realized, that would be a 7.41% increase over the year-ago quarter.
Recently, FBR Capital Initiated DIS at Outperform (Oct 25, 2013). Previously, UBS upgraded DIS from Neutral to Buy.
The average price target for DIS shares is $73.96, which is 10.60% above where the stock opened this morning.
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS), operates as an entertainment company worldwide. It is made up of many segments, covering TV and Radio Media, Parks, resorts and consumer products.
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