|Bid||219.00 x 0|
|Ask||224.50 x 0|
|Day's Range||217.90 - 217.90|
|52 Week Range||171.10 - 250.00|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||38.65|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
The NBA Experience will open two summers from now, giving the media giant another place in Disney World where it can try to promote sports programming.
Walt Disney World's latest work on the future Star Wars land in its Hollywood Studios theme park in Orlando will start to bring the other-worldly city to life. The theme park filed a permit with Orange County for "Project D - exterior architecture ornamentation and scenic elements" with The Nassal Co. as the contractor. Project D is rumored to be the active codename for the Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge expansion under construction that's set to open in 2019 .
In a broadcasting business that is known for big egos, Dan Shulman ’s humble nature stands out. Shulman, only the second play-by-play announcer in the history of ESPN’s “Sunday Night Baseball,” broke away from game action to highlight cameraman Mike Chiasson , who was retiring after 28 seasons. It was a sweet and touching tribute for a well-liked mainstay of “Sunday Night Baseball.” And it seemed like a natural moment to transition into Shulman’s own decision to step away from the “SNB” booth after seven seasons, especially coming at the end of a meaningless game that had no effect on the playoff race.
Several talent agents have been spending the past several weeks telling their sports clients to stick to sports when it comes to their social media feeds. Hill’s tweet came after news reports that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones would not play athletes who knelt during the national anthem. “My advice to my clients who work for a content company is that social media is not the right area to voice opinions other than ones that you’re paid to give,” said Sandy Montag, president and CEO of The Montag Group, whose client list includes Bob Costas, James Brown, Mike Tirico and Scott Van Pelt.
Netflix is stingy with its viewing numbers, but television networks and production studios will be able to access that data anyway thanks to a new solution from Nielsen. The audience measuring company is now offering Nielsen Subscription Video On Demand Content Ratings, a syndicated solution that independently measures subscription-based streaming content, such as Netflix. Nielsen began measuring streaming content in 2014 via an op-in service.
Media stocks have been slipping all year, and Netflix's latest results point to a challenging future for Fox, Comcast, Disney and their peers.
Last year, Alphabet (GOOGL) was among several companies linked to a possible Twitter (TWTR) acquisition. Media giant The Walt Disney Company (DIS) was also believed to be interested in acquiring…
A look at some of the trailers that will likely debut along with 'Justice League' and 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.
The movie business may be in a world of trouble, but at the premiere of Walt Disney Co.’s next big superhero film “Thor: Ragnarok,” Bob Iger sounded every bit as confident as the Viking space god himself....
Burbank, California.-based Walt Disney Co. (DIS) has operations around the country. It also owns ABC Television, ESPN Inc., Pixar, Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm Ltd. Here are recent stories on Disney reported by The Business Journals. Walt Disney World is preparing to welcome four-legged friends to its hotels.
Netflix Inc. is planning for life in its post-Disney future, and it will involve more big bets on original films that will cost Netflix even more money.
Large U.S. corporations have issued almost C$15 billion in Canadian-dollar-denominated bonds this year, the most ever, to take advantage of lower rates and a rise in demand from Canadian investors.