Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) shares traded 0.35% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $106.68. The stock exchanged hands 6.53 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 5.92 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $166.94 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $118.07 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 28 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) high price target of $134 and with a conservative view have low price target of $85.
Macquarie “Downgrades” Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) in a research note issued to investors on 5/17/17 to Neutral with price target of $0.
Additionally on 4/24/17 Loop Capital “Downgrades” Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) to Hold setting price target at $0 and on 4/04/17 Rosenblatt “Initiates Coverage On” the stock to Neutral at $120. Furthermore on 3/14/17 Guggenheim “Upgrades” the stock to Buy at $0.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 26.79 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 1.54, Consequently Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 1.07%, 1.23% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 1.41.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.4. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $1.49 and can go high up to $1.75. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $1.62 derived from a total of 25 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $1.62 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) reported $1.5 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.41 by $0.09. The company posted an earnings surprise of 6.4%.
Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $14.72 Billion according to 26 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $15.47 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $14.28 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $56.74 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $55.79 Billion and high estimates of $58.8 Billion according to 27 number of analysts.
Currently Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.1%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 65%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -7.7%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 0.93%.
Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) 52-week high price stands at $116.10 and low price stands at $89.63, its price distance from 52-week high is -8.11% while its distance from 52-week low price is 19.02%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 04/27/17, and 52-week low on 10/13/16.
Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $55.54 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 3. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $27.71 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 3.85, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $2.43, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 43.89. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 1.98 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 18.6.