|Bid||100.50 x 200|
|Ask||100.70 x 700|
|Day's Range||100.66 - 101.74|
|52 Week Range||90.32 - 116.10|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||17.56|
|Earnings Date||Nov 8, 2017 - Nov 13, 2017|
|Dividend & Yield||1.56 (1.53%)|
|1y Target Est||114.12|
Disney made waves earlier last week when it said it will pull its movies off of Netflix and start its own streaming service. It was a big blow to Netflix, where Disney titles account for about 30% of kids’ programming. Barclays analyst Kannan Venkateshwar notes that Disney has a very strong product to offer, given its beloved movie franchises, which are not widely available on cable TV.
Disney chief Bob Iger is set to retire two years from now , but the studio has extended its contracts with some top executives who will lend stability during that transition. The Walt Disney Co. (DIS) has extended its employment agreements with CFO Christine McCarthy and Chief Strategy Officer Kevin Mayer through June 30, 2021, according to regulatory documents filed Thursday. In addition, Chief Human Resources Officer Jayne Parker has a new contract through June 30, 2021.
Inhumans is shaping up to be a giant miss for ABC, if early reports of its quality are to be believed. Decisions Marvel has made about shooting the show quickly and in IMAX are baffling, as is the re-hiring of Iron Fist showrunner Scott Buck.