J P Morgan Chase & Co Reiterates “$125.00” Price Target for Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS)

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Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) has been assigned a $125.00 price target by investment analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co in a report released on Friday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the entertainment giant’s stock. J P Morgan Chase & Co’s price objective points to a potential upside of 18.73% from the company’s current price.

Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the company. BMO Capital Markets restated an “underperform” rating and set a $90.00 price target (down from $95.00) on shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in a report on Thursday, August 10th. FBR & Co restated a “hold” rating and set a $97.00 price target on shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in a report on Friday, September 8th. B. Riley restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “hold” rating and set a $103.77 price target (up from $102.68) on shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in a report on Friday. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) raised their price target on Walt Disney Company (The) from $115.00 to $120.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have issued a hold rating, eighteen have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $113.42.

Shares of Walt Disney Company (DIS) traded up $2.60 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $105.28. The stock had a trading volume of 8,460,070 shares, compared to its average volume of 7,060,000. Walt Disney Company has a 1 year low of $94.23 and a 1 year high of $116.10. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.41, a current ratio of 1.00 and a quick ratio of 0.93. The company has a market capitalization of $162,370.00, a P/E ratio of 17.66, a PEG ratio of 2.19 and a beta of 1.37.

Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The entertainment giant reported $1.07 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.12 by ($0.05). Walt Disney Company (The) had a net margin of 16.22% and a return on equity of 19.69%. The company had revenue of $12.78 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $13.30 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.10 earnings per share. Walt Disney Company (The)’s revenue was down 2.8% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts expect that Walt Disney Company will post 5.76 EPS for the current year.

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A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in DIS. Lee Financial Co increased its stake in Walt Disney Company (The) by 7.6% in the 2nd quarter. Lee Financial Co now owns 1,052 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock worth $112,000 after acquiring an additional 74 shares during the last quarter. Legacy Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $137,000. Malaga Cove Capital LLC bought a new position in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $140,000. Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc. bought a new position in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) during the 1st quarter valued at approximately $144,000. Finally, Krilogy Financial LLC increased its position in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) by 13.2% during the 2nd quarter. Krilogy Financial LLC now owns 1,422 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $151,000 after purchasing an additional 166 shares during the last quarter. 61.37% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

About Walt Disney Company (The)

The Walt Disney Company is an entertainment company. The Company operates in four business segments: Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, and Consumer Products & Interactive Media. The media networks segment includes cable and broadcast television networks, television production and distribution operations, domestic television stations, and radio networks and stations.

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