The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) is -34.04% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $90.23 and a high of $179.63 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The DIS stock was last observed hovering at around $104.49 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -2.33%.
Currently trading at $102.16, the stock is -8.82% and -7.00% below its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 10.92 million and changing -2.23% at the moment leaves the stock -17.92% off its SMA200. DIS registered -41.17% loss for a year compared to 6-month loss of -25.78%.
The stock witnessed a -11.06% gain in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 8.34%, and is -7.77% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 2.39% over the week and 2.48% over the month.
The Walt Disney Company (DIS) has around 190000 employees, a market worth around $190.58B and $81.11B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 58.48 and Fwd P/E is 18.83. Profit margin for the company is 3.90%. Distance from 52-week low is 13.22% and -43.13% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (2.20%).
The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Analyst Forecasts
The Walt Disney Company is expected to release its quarterly report on 11/10/2022.The EPS is expected to grow by 170.70% this year
The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 1.82B, and float is at 1.82B with Short Float at 1.08%.
The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Insider Activity
A total of 28 insider transactions have happened at The Walt Disney Company (DIS) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 4 and purchases happening 24 times. The most recent transaction is an insider sale by WOODFORD BRENT, the company’s EVP, Control, Fin Plan & Tax. SEC filings show that WOODFORD BRENT sold 3,000 shares of the company’s common stock on Aug 12 at a price of $119.03 per share for a total of $0.36 million. Following the sale, the insider now owns 28624.0 shares.
The Walt Disney Company disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Mar 10 that WOODFORD BRENT (EVP, Control, Fin Plan & Tax) sold a total of 226 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Mar 10 and was made at $132.50 per share for $29945.0. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 27003.0 shares of the DIS stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on Jan 18, McCarthy Christine M (SEVP & Chief Financial Officer) disposed off 15,342 shares at an average price of $151.54 for $2.32 million. The insider now directly holds 165,707 shares of The Walt Disney Company (DIS).
The Walt Disney Company (DIS): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Apple Inc. (AAPL) that is trading 4.72% up over the past 12 months and Netflix Inc. (NFLX) that is -59.87% lower over the same period. Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) is -42.04% down on the 1-year trading charts.