|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||102.69 - 103.32|
|52 Week Range||96.20 - 116.10|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||18.22|
|Earnings Date||Feb 5, 2018 - Feb 9, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.56 (1.58%)|
|1y Target Est||109.24|
Pixar co-founder and Walt Disney Animation Chief, John Lasseter, is taking a six-month leave of absence. He says he made Missteps with employees. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous and Rick Newman figure out what this means for Disney?
Nov.22 -- John Lasseter, creative head of Walt Disney Co.’s Pixar and animation studios, is taking a leave of absence after the Hollywood Reporter cited coworkers who accused him of unwanted touching and hugs. Bloomberg's Chris Palmeri reports on "Bloomberg Technology."
Michael Wolf, Activate CEO and co-founder, provides insight to the future of M&A deals in the media businesses after the Justice Department moved to block AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the Justice Department's move to block AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner could have a ripple effect throughout the media space.
“Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” the latest film in the epic sci-fi series, will vie for the top opening of the year when it debuts Dec. 15, but it’s unlikely to surpass the weekend record set by in 2015 by ...
Guests on “MVP” pitch their companies to athletes in hopes of landing influential “brand ambassadors.”
Top-rated ABC-owned WLS-Channel 7 is well on its way to a major victory in the late local news ratings derby in the all-important November sweeps ratings book. For Channel 7's perennial archrival NBC-owned WMAQ-Channel 5 (CMCSA), however, November so far is a far different story. The station's 10 p.m. news report has notched a 4.8 in the November book to date. Channel 5 management has so far declined to offer any explanation for why it's 10 p.m. news report, which often includes some quite solid reporting on local stories, has fallen so far off the pace being set by Channel 7 (DIS) in recent months.
“Coco” is Pixar’s first feature-length film to feature a minority character as the lead, and boasts a nearly all-Latino cast. The film is already Mexico’s highest-grossing film after debuting Oct. 27. ...
The entertainment giant already owns NBC, Universal Pictures, and more, while the payments company is selling its loan portfolio to Synchrony Financial.
Euro Disney, the Walt Disney Company's theme park outpost in Paris, has revealed that it plans to open “a major new attraction” in 2024 as part of a $2.4 billion investment drive over the next ten years.
There are so many absolute truths that remain absolutely true--until they're not: The earth is the center of the universe, smoking is good for you, continents never move, reality television stars can't be president, etc. Well add this to the list of now defunct dogma: 21st Century Fox (FOXA) is a buyer of assets, not a sell. Management of Time Warner (TWX) and Scripps Networks (SNI) (and Fox) know more about their actual future competitive positioning and earnings trajectory than we ever will.
John Lasseter is reportedly a known hugger. Today, the co-founder of Pixar and head of the Walt Disney Co.’s animation divisions is taking a six-month leave of absence, due in part to unwanted physical contact. “I’ve recently had a number of difficult conversations that have been very painful for me,” Lasseter said in a memo to employees on Tuesday.
Shares of Walt Disney (DIS) have lagged this year, but traded up on news that it's planning a new streaming service that's cheaper than Netflix(NFLX). Piper Jaffray's Stan Meyers and Anthony Duplisea reiterated an Overweight rating and $120 price target on the stock Wednesday, following their updated estimates for the new service, which they believe will be worth some $10 billion in a little over a decade. Meyers writes that he now believes that the new platform will be much more expensive, with content requiring some $1.3 billion (up from his previous estimate of $400 million), as Disney "raises the stakes" and claws back its content from other platforms.
Walt Disney will spend the next three weeks both downplaying expectations and increasing general audience interest.
Among the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Wednesday's session are Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co., HP Inc., Walt Disney Company, Salesforce.com Inc. and Deere & Company.
Recently, Disney announced that it would pull all its movies from the Netflix platform, as the company plans to launch an online video streaming service in 2019.
Which is totally appropriate given its heartwarming themes of the importance of family, alive and dead. Cutie patootie Miguel (Anthony Gonzalez) was born to be a cobbler. For now, Miguel shines shoes in Mariachi Plaza and dreams one day of playing guitar like Ernesto de la Cruz (Benjamin Bratt), the most famous musician in Mexican history and his village’s hero.
Walt Disney’s (DIS) revenues of $12.8 billion declined 3.0% year-over-year and fell below the consensus estimate of $13.2 billion.