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|Day's Range||102.84 - 104.27|
|52 Week Range||96.20 - 116.10|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||14.67|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.68 (1.63%)|
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I'm old enough to remember when a 'Tomb Raider' flick snagging an $8.5 million Friday was poor enough to kill the franchise...
On March 14, 2018, Disney (DIS) announced the strategic reorganization of its business in order to be well placed to compete with Netflix (NFLX) as it gets ready to start its own streaming service. Under the new structure, Disney’s direct-to-consumer services and technology and international media operations will be consolidated into a single global business. Disney has also taken a controlling stake in streaming technology company BAMTech, which will help it power its streaming service and the ESPN+ streaming platforms.
Loop Capital initiated coverage of seven names within the media and entertainment space this week. The Analyst Loop Capital Markets' Alan Gould initiated coverage of the following companies: News Corp ...
Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) Chairman and Chief Executive Robert Iger stands to earn up to $423 million over four years, according to a new analysis of a compensation package rejected by shareholders, and some investors want to raise the bar on his performance targets. Disney suffered a rare rebuke from its shareholders last week when a 52 percent majority opposed the compensation of Iger and other executives in a non-binding vote that could encourage the board to tweak the pay package. ISS Analytics, the data arm of proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services, estimated that if Iger hits maximum goals the package would make him the 12th-highest paid U.S. CEO on an annual basis in the past 10 years.
Walt Disney Co Chairman and Chief Executive Robert Iger stands to earn up to $423 million over four years, according to a new analysis of a compensation package rejected by shareholders, and some investors want to raise the bar on his performance targets. Disney suffered a rare rebuke from its shareholders last week when a 52 percent majority opposed the compensation of Iger and other executives in a non-binding vote that could encourage the board to tweak the pay package. ISS Analytics, the data arm of proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services, estimated that if Iger hits maximum goals the package would make him the 12th-highest paid U.S. CEO on an annual basis in the past 10 years.
The superhero film is only the latest in a growing string of movies that have generated $1 billion or more in ticket sales -- a list that Disney dominates.
John Skipper, the former president of ESPN, says his decision to step down after more than 20 years at the company was prompted by an extortion attempt by a person from whom he purchased cocaine.
The NCAA's signature 'March Madness' basketball tournament tips-off Thursday, but is a three-week jamboree that generate billions for everyone apart from the players really the fairest way to manage college ...
The Chicago Bulls know their way around the world of social media and the kind of bizarro videos that so often capture the fancy of denizens of that universe. The video even includes a pretty good approximation of Chris Harrison, “The Bachelor’s” well-known and very suave host.
In news that might spark even more fear in the film and television industry, documents show that Amazon's (AMZN) original shows and movies have helped the internet and e-commerce power further bolster its already massive customer base.
Disney’s flagship sports network, ESPN, has been facing subscriber declines for the past few years driven by cord-cutting and secular pressures. Its upcoming launch of ESPN Plus, a subscription streaming service, can be seen as a way to target cord cutters and stem the overall subscriber decline.
The Walt Disney Co. is streamlining its operations to further enhance the business model, including theme parks. Bob Chapek, chairman of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, now will oversee the company's consumer products operations as chairman of parks, experiences and consumer products. "By uniting Disney’s consumer products business and Disney Parks’ robust retail and e-commerce operations, the company will be able to share resources and best practices to provide consumers with incomparable branded products and retail experiences that only Disney can create," said the news release.
Walt Disney World's signature show at its Disney Springs entertainment, shopping and dining destination has begun renovations as part of a future re-imagining. Disney Springs' Cirque du Soleil show, which ended the "La Nouba" performances in December , has been undergoing a retrofit that will include a new show and, most likely, a new stage. Disney and Redwood City, Calif.-based contractor DPR Construction have begun rehabilitation work on the future Cirque du Soleil facility at Disney Springs' West Side area.
Walt Disney World hotel guests will have to adjust their budgets for another cost soon. Starting March 21, visitors staying at a Disney resort will be charged for overnight parking — a perk previously free if guests chose to self park instead of the $33 per night valet service. Disney's parking details webpage states the fees will be added to guests' bill at check out.
LONDON (Reuters) - Sky (SKYB.L), the European pay-TV group at the centre of a takeover battle, said on Thursday it had entered into a confidentiality agreement with suitor Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First ...
CNBC's Julia Boorstin talks about a story in The Hollywood Reporter where former ESPN President John Skipper talks about his abrupt exit from the sports network.
Reuters reports that the numbers show original television shows, like its hit Transparent, drew five million new subscribers to its Prime service last year. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Dion Rabouin, and Julia La Roche debate what this means for other streamers.