|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||98.86 - 100.85|
|52 Week Range||96.20 - 116.10|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||14.19|
|Earnings Date||May 8, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.68 (1.67%)|
|1y Target Est||119.90|
By the time the curtain drops on 2018 for movie theater owners, Adam Aron will be either the sage who predicted the rebound or the rube who was taken in by his own enthusiasm. The chief executive officer of AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc., Aron is convinced 2018 will be a “glorious” year for his company, the biggest U.S. theater chain. “Our conclusion is that the movie industry and the movie theater industry right now are booming,” he said.
Marvel superhero movie "Avengers: Infinity War" earned impressive reviews on Tuesday ahead of what is expected to be one of the biggest box office opening weekends on record. Critics largely praised the Walt Disney Co. film for its ambition, scale and wit in assembling more than 20 Marvel comic book heroes, and for a jaw-dropping ending that seems designed to get audiences hooked for another installment next year.
Burbank, California-based Walt Disney Co. has operations around the country. It also owns ABC Television, ESPN Inc., Pixar, Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm Ltd., and is also in the process of buying 21st Century Fox’s entertainment assets. Here are recent stories on Disney reported by The Business Journals and other media.
One of Disney’s (DIS) most popular vacation promotions aims to feed travelers’ hunger for savings, but is the deal all it’s cracked up to be? On Tuesday, Disney released the details of its much-hyped free dining promotion for 2018. The deal provides travelers booking a stay at select Walt Disney World in Florida hotels free access to the “Disney Dining Plan,” which pays for meals at the theme parks and resorts around the complex.
This was essentially the only record 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' didn't break during its opening Friday-Sunday frame.
As part of the Islamic kingdom’s drive to diversify its economy away from oil, the government has unveiled plans for a massive “entertainment city”.
Huge spending on content, ambitious rivals, marketing costs that will have to rise, and, of course, the fact that people are fickle all come to mind.
Harkins Theatres and a handful of other movie theater chains now sell tickets via the Atom Tickets app.
Summer starts early this year in Hollywood with the potentially record-breaking release of "Avengers: Infinity War" Thursday, and the marquee Marvel superheroes couldn't be coming at a better ...
A house held aloft by a bunch of multicolored balloons seems to float by in the finale of the latest show at Disneyland. This month, Disneyland in California premiered its latest son et lumière show. Named "Together Forever – A Pixar Nighttime Spectacular," it is themed to the computer animated movies made by Disney’s subsidiary Pixar Animation Studios.
Producers and cinema operators are flocking to Las Vegas this week for the annual film industry conclave known as CinemaCon. The official convention of the National Association of Theatre Owners will host a record 11 studio presentations -- including ones from newer filmmakers like Amazon.com Inc. and STX Entertainment -- to a new high of more than 3,700 registrants. Walt Disney Co. has led the box office in recent years by focusing on big-budget action films, counting on a handful of superhero dramas and serial tales to drive the business.
Tech suits, toucans and treats highlight Disney's Animal Kingdom anniversary.
Analysts are predicting this weekend's opening for Avengers: Infinity War to be one for the record books, but what's really driving the resurgence in moviegoing?
On April 16, 2018, Netflix (NFLX) stock closed down 1.2% at $307.78 for the day. However, the company’s stock increased more than 6.0% in after-hours trading after its earnings announcement on April 16. Year-to-date, Netflix’s stock price grew more than 60.0%.
Two of the three long recommendations from last Sunday, Intel (-0.6%), Microsoft (+2.1%) and Amazon (+5.7%) rose in the last week. There are many earnings reports in the coming week. Overall, earnings estimates were set too low during the preceding slow economy.
Netflix (NFLX) has been spending aggressively on high-quality original content, which has resulted in negative free cash flows. In 1Q18, Netflix’s free cash flow was -$287.0 million due to high content spending. Netflix said it expects free cash flow from -$3.0 billion to -$4.0 billion this year, compared to free cash flow of -$2.0 billion in fiscal 2017.
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., April 21 (Reuters) - "Avatar" director James Cameron said he still aims to make four sequels to the 2009 science-fiction blockbuster and is moving ahead with production while regulators review the proposed sale of 21st Century Fox's film studio to Walt Disney Co. Speaking to reporters on Saturday, Cameron said he is about 100 days into filming the second and third "Avatar" installments under a deal with Fox. "I'm personally committed to all of them," he said at the Manhattan Beach, California, studio where the sequels are being made.