|Bid||147.87 x 1000|
|Ask||147.95 x 800|
|Day's Range||147.26 - 148.91|
|52 Week Range||100.35 - 153.41|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.02|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||22.25|
|Earnings Date||Feb 3, 2020 - Feb 7, 2020|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.76 (1.20%)|
|1y Target Est||156.28|
Disney is facing backlash today. After Japanese artists hired to promote the Disney film "Frozen 2" wrote on Twitter that they were instructed by the company to hide the fact that this was a paid project. This statement contradicts Disney's original explanation that the failure to label the campaign as promotional was accidental.
TIME released its much anticipated ‘Person of the Year’ this morning, giving Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg the title for 2019. TIME Senior Editor Haley Edwards joins YFi AM to discuss.
A November property sale near Walt Disney World's Animal Kingdom accelerated a mixed-use development near the theme park. Maitland-based developer Equinox Development Properties Inc.'s WaterStar Orlando LLC paid $5 million for roughly 6 acres that will be part of the larger WaterStar development, according to Orange County records. An entity related to Burbank, California-based Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) was the seller.
Given the huge success of Disney's streaming service, investors could tap the opportune moment with consumer ETFs having the largest exposure to this global media and entertainment company.
Disney+ downloads passed 22 million on mobile devices, the independently owned app-tracking company Apptopia announced Tuesday.
The streaming service, which made its debut Nov. 12, has been downloaded 22 million times to mobile devices in what is probably the most-successful launch in the nascent industry’s history, according to app-tracking firm Apptopia.
Walt Disney World has a lot on its plate with multiple additions underway across the Orlando resort, but few are as intriguing as the first-of-its-kind Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser hotel/cruise experience. The new souped-up attraction/hotel hybrid provides guests with a unique experience where they vacation aboard the Halcyon starship in the world of Star Wars and live a multi-day adventure among the stars. The stay includes a port day to the planet of Batuu, the setting of the Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge land at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park in Orlando where guests can continue their Star Wars story at the new land, which debuted earlier this year.
It's difficult to lock down the absolute best stocks to buy for any year - but 2020 could be particularly challenging.For one, 2019's run-up has lifted stocks to sky-high prices only seen a handful of times in history. Also, the global economy is starting the year at a potential inflection point - growth has been weakening for months, but signals of a turnaround are starting to pop up. And the 2020 presidential cycle is almost certain to cause headaches for a number of politics-sensitive sectors.The year ahead could be every bit as volatile as 2019, if not moreso. Thus, the best stocks for 2020 will need to have not just decent-to-robust growth prospects, but a little durability too. That's quite the needle to thread ... but several companies do fit that bill.Here are the 20 best stocks to buy for 2020, rain or shine. A few of these possess typical defensive characteristics such as recession-resistant businesses and/or high dividend yields. A few possess qualities that could protect them from 2020-specific dangers, such as trade turbulence or the upcoming presidential elections. But all of them merit a place in most stock portfolios in the coming year. SEE ALSO: 20 Dividend Stocks to Fund 20 Years of Retirement
Disney+ streaming service has hit 22 million downloads a month after launch, generating $20 million, new research shows.
TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: AMTD) clients were net buyers of Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS) during November following Disney’s release of its highly anticipated streaming service Disney+. This is according to the TD Ameritrade IMX, a monthly measure of buying and selling activity among the firm’s clients. Shares of Disney hit an all-time high on Nov. 26 after it was reported that the streaming platform was averaging 1 million new subscribers per day.
Kevin Feige's takeover of Marvel Studios is complete. The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) has folded Marvel Television into the superhero studio, completing a transition that began in October, when Feige was named chief creative officer of Marvel Entertainment and the TV unit was moved under his purview. Marvel TV will complete the projects it has in production, including the seventh and final season of "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." on ABC and the new show "Helstrom" plus a slate of animated series on Hulu.
A new Central Florida hotel is set to ramp up hiring for 180-plus jobs as it prepares to open in the fastest-growing retirement community in the U.S. The 151-room, 215,000-square-foot Brownwood Hotel & Spa in The Villages will be hiring for hotel jobs, as well as its banquet and convention center and Wolfgang Puck Kitchen + Bar. The Wolfgang Puck Kitchen + Bar, which will feature indoor and outdoor seating for 150 and private dining rooms, is hiring kitchen, bar and wait staff. Brownwood will hire for those positions from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Jan. 6, at the hotel's pre-opening offices at 340 Heald Way, Suite 238, in The Villages.
Disney had earlier said its new service had witnessed "extraordinary consumer demand" on the day of the launch, reaching 10 million sign-ups. The company now serves about 41.5 million viewers in the United States, including subscribers for its other streaming businesses, Hulu and ESPN+, compared with about 61 million for industry leader Netflix Inc. Apptopia said Disney+ competitors, including Netflix and Amazon.com Inc's Prime Video, remain largely unaffected in terms of their performance during the same period.
LOS ANGELES, Dec 11 (Reuters) - "Bombshell," a drama about sexual harassment allegations at Fox News, led the movie nominees for the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Wednesday and will compete for the top prize of best cast. The film from Lions Gate Entertainment earned four nominations overall, including nods for lead actress Charlize Theron and supporting actresses Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie. Other contenders for the best cast award are Mafia epic "The Irishman," Quentin Tarantino's 1960s period drama "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood," Nazi-era satire "Jojo Rabbit" and "Parasite," a social satire from South Korea.
Disney+ outpaced other streaming video apps in initial engagement, according to Apptopia, but dropped off after the first few days, according to new research.
Amazon (AMZN) strengthens competitive position in the video streaming market with broadcasting rights of European soccer Champions League matches in Germany.