A Look Into Insider Activity With The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

Attention Disney Investors Don't Forget About Earnings

Attention Disney Investors Don't Forget About Earnings

Walt Disney Company (The) comprises about 0.7% of Hartland & Co. The stock rose 0.69% or $0.68 reaching $99.32. The Smead Capital Management Inc holds 699,432 shares with $74.32M value, down from 716,063 last quarter. FBR Capital maintained Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) on Friday, April 7 with "Mkt Perform" rating. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Float is the proportion of issued also outstanding shares that can be liberally traded, nothing like locked-up insider holdings or restricted employee shares. Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. Analysts are projecting the stock to trade at 110.11 within the next 12-18 months. Whittier Trust Communications Of Nevada accumulated 120,849 shares or 1.24% of the stock.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.09, from 1.06 in 2017Q1. Of those transactions, there were 26,408 shares of DIS bought and 1.11 million shares sold.

Among new and sold out positions, 93 holders initiated new positions by a total of 5.15 million shares and 108 holders exited their positions by a total of 13.97 million shares. 133.95 million shares or 0.24% more from 133.62 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Daiwa Securities Gru reported 90,770 shares stake. This works out to a net decrease in ownership of 23.32 million shares, and suggests that institutions are feeling bearish about the stock.

Taking a look at insider trading at The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) can give useful insight into how the stock is performing. Rocky Mountain Advisers Ltd holds 0.06% or 118 shares in its portfolio. Laurion Mngmt Lp accumulated 0.04% or 74,600 shares. Gabelli Funds Limited Liability Corporation reported 272,000 shares. Commonwealth Commercial Bank Of holds 3,500 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 246,100 were reported by Quantitative Inv Lc. Cannell Peter B Company Incorporated has 322,750 shares for 1.18% of their portfolio. AMP Capital Investors Ltd now owns 821,616 shares of the entertainment giant's stock valued at $81,266,000 after buying an additional 11,648 shares during the period.


The top 5 institutional holders, in ascending order, are as follows: VANGUARD GROUP INC with 98.8 million shares, BLACKROCK INC. with 85.19 million shares, STATE STREET CORP with 66.77 million shares, STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE CO with 42.21 million shares, and FMR LLC with 31.79 million shares.

Media headlines about Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. T_CRR's profit would be $8.14 million giving it 7.27 P/E if the $0.30 EPS is correct. Shares for $1.32 million were sold by ARNOLD SUSAN E on Thursday, May 11. Now we take an assessment of last twelve months period, where stock moved higher with performance of 8.86%. It also reduced Callaway Golf Co (NYSE:ELY) stake by 40,000 shares and now owns 43,600 shares. Zacks Investment Research cut Walt Disney Company (The) from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. Therefore 54% are positive.

Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. The stock of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, August 14 by RBC Capital Markets. Pivotal Research has "Buy" rating and $121 target. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, September 1 by Macquarie Research. The stock of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, April 12 by Guggenheim. The Georgia-based Tnb has invested 1.96% in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, January 13 by Piper Jaffray. It was reported on Nov, 7 by Barchart.com. The Texas-based Fca Corp Tx has invested 0.51% in the stock. High ratio reveals positive future performance and investors are willing to pay more.

Brandywine Global Investment Management Llc decreased Flagstar Bancorp Inc (NYSE:FBC) stake by 36,699 shares to 345,406 valued at $10.65 million in 2017Q2. Exone Co (NASDAQ:XONE) was reduced too. Patriot Wealth Mgmt Inc holds 0.62% of its portfolio in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) for 35,130 shares. A 7 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while0 believe that investors should either steer clear of HK or, if they already own its stock, sell it. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley given on Thursday, August 10. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal-Weight" on Friday, August 14. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, January 11 with "Buy". The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, February 1 by Wunderlich. Bernstein upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Monday, November 21 report.

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