The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) Shares Purchased by Canton Hathaway LLC

Canton Hathaway LLC grew its stake in shares of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) by 34.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 2,300 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock after acquiring an additional 585 shares during the quarter. Canton Hathaway LLC’s holdings in Walt Disney were worth $389,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. 180 Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in Walt Disney by 0.5% during the 2nd quarter. 180 Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 11,930 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $2,112,000 after acquiring an additional 56 shares during the period. Gill Capital Partners LLC boosted its holdings in Walt Disney by 3.0% during the 2nd quarter. Gill Capital Partners LLC now owns 2,031 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $357,000 after acquiring an additional 59 shares during the period. Lake Street Advisors Group LLC boosted its holdings in Walt Disney by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter. Lake Street Advisors Group LLC now owns 9,935 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $1,781,000 after acquiring an additional 59 shares during the period. Wealth Architects LLC boosted its holdings in Walt Disney by 1.4% during the 2nd quarter. Wealth Architects LLC now owns 4,460 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $784,000 after acquiring an additional 60 shares during the period. Finally, Greenline Partners LLC boosted its holdings in Walt Disney by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter. Greenline Partners LLC now owns 22,541 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $3,962,000 after acquiring an additional 60 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 64.08% of the company’s stock.

DIS stock traded up $0.31 on Thursday, reaching $151.34. 14,123,739 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 10,012,573. The stock has a fifty day moving average of $170.25 and a 200-day moving average of $175.01. The Walt Disney Company has a twelve month low of $146.29 and a twelve month high of $203.02. The firm has a market cap of $275.00 billion, a PE ratio of 138.84, a P/E/G ratio of 1.49 and a beta of 1.17. The company has a quick ratio of 1.04, a current ratio of 1.08 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.52.

Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, November 10th. The entertainment giant reported $0.37 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.50 by ($0.13). Walt Disney had a net margin of 2.96% and a return on equity of 4.86%. During the same period last year, the business posted ($0.20) earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts predict that The Walt Disney Company will post 4.74 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Citigroup decreased their price objective on Walt Disney from $230.00 to $210.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, November 16th. BMO Capital Markets decreased their price objective on Walt Disney from $195.00 to $180.00 and set a “market perform” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, November 11th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft decreased their price objective on Walt Disney from $200.00 to $191.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, November 15th. The Goldman Sachs Group decreased their price objective on Walt Disney from $218.00 to $209.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, November 11th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada lifted their price objective on Walt Disney from $202.00 to $210.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, August 13th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-one have given a buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat, Walt Disney currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $200.15.

In other news, CEO Robert A. Chapek sold 10,587 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $182.00, for a total value of $1,926,834.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Company insiders own 0.25% of the company’s stock.

Walt Disney Profile

The Walt Disney Co is a diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise. It operates through the following segments: Media Networks, Parks, Experiences and Products, Studio Entertainment and Direct-to-Consumer and International (DTCI). The Media Networks segment includes cable and broadcast television networks, television production and distribution operations, domestic television stations, radio networks and stations.

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