Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) Upgraded to "Strong-Buy" at Vetr Inc

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Wms Partners Llc acquired 2,960 shares as Disney Walt Co (DIS)'s stock declined 2.31%. Moreover, Great West Life Assurance Can has 0.37% invested in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $10.10 and compares with the $6.96 52-week low. About 6.40M shares traded.

Three months ago, on the other hand, the average analyst rating for The Walt Disney Company (DIS) was a Hold - from a survey of 19 analysts. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500.

Endurance Wealth Management Inc increased its stake in Goldman Sachs Group Inc Com (GS) by 35.76% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Loop Capital restated a hold rating and issued a $104.00 price objective (down previously from $106.00) on shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in a research report on Friday, September 8th. Reliant Inv Management Lc holds 29,425 shares. Murphy Usa Inc Com now has $2.63B valuation. The last stock close price is down -8.07% from the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has increased 0.03% over the date range. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Since May 11, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $1.32 million activity. Another trade for 12,143 shares valued at $1.32 million was sold by ARNOLD SUSAN E. Therefore 57% are positive. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies set a $130.00 target price on Walt Disney Company (The) and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, August 22nd. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Goldman Sachs given on Tuesday, December 15. The stock has "Hold" rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, August 8. RBC Capital Markets has "Outperform" rating and $35 target.

Cadinha & Co Llc increased Ishares Core Msci Emerg Mkt (IEMG) stake by 48,050 shares to 339,042 valued at $16.97M in 2017Q2. On Thursday, July 13 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy". The firm has "Market Perform" rating given on Wednesday, May 18 by FBR Capital. The firm has "Top Pick" rating given on Thursday, January 28 by RBC Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Friday, January 20 by Scotia Capital. UBS initiated the stock with "Sell" rating in Thursday, September 10 report.

The firm noted that at a time of investor worries about advertising revenue and affiliate trends, the media segment as a percentage of earnings and enterprise value is "increasingly [taking] a backseat to DIS's ability to deliver at studio (storytelling) and parks (operating leverage)". Its up 0.17, from 0.92 in 2017Q1. It improved, as 77 investors sold DIS shares while 606 reduced holdings.

Other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Forte Limited Adv reported 7,874 shares.

Guggenheim has downgraded Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) from Buy to Neutral in a statement released on Thursday October 12, 2017. Walt Disney Company (The) presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $113.97.

Analysts await Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) to report earnings on November, 9. They expect $1.21 earnings per share, up 10.00% or $0.11 from last year's $1.1 per share. Gyroscope Mngmt Grp Limited Liability Co invested in 0.32% or 6,060 shares. Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC raised its stake in Walt Disney by 7,240.3% in the fourth quarter. Plancorp Ltd Com has invested 0.21% in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS).

More notable recent Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) news were published by: Newsday.com which released: "Altice, Disney announce some details of distribution deal" on October 05, 2017, also Reuters.com with their article: "Walt Disney threatens to pull ESPN, ABC from Optimum" published on September 25, 2017, Investorplace.com published: "Walt Disney Co Stock (DIS) Is Setting Up to Soar Once More" on October 12, 2017. Mackenzie Corporation has invested 0.01% in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). Westpac Banking owns 377,216 shares. Beaumont Finance Prns Ltd Liability Corp reported 0.05% in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). Horizon Investments Ltd holds 0.06% of its portfolio in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) for 9,939 shares.

Among 5 analysts covering Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. AGF Management had 31 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, January 17 the stock rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to "Underweight". As per Thursday, August 20, the company rating was upgraded by BB&T Capital. At the moment, the average analyst rating for DIS is Moderate Buy. The rating was maintained by J.P. Morgan on Friday, September 8 with "Buy". The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Wednesday, July 27. The firm has "Market Perform" rating given on Friday, April 7 by Bernstein. Scotia Capital maintained AGF Management Limited (TSE:AGF.B) rating on Thursday, March 30. Finally, MPS Loria Financial Planners LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in the second quarter valued at $495,000.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.93, from 1.3 in 2017Q1. Schaper Benz And Wise Invest Counsel Wi invested in 144,254 shares. 23 funds opened positions while 21 raised stakes. Nationwide Fund holds 1.10M shares or 0.47% of its portfolio. Wellington Mngmt Gp Ltd Liability Partnership stated it has 51.36M shares. Pub Sector Pension Investment Board owns 165,988 shares for 0.15% of their portfolio. North Carolina-based Bank Of America De has invested 0% in Container Store Group Inc (NYSE:TCS). 335,356 were accumulated by Northern Tru. Hm Payson And invested in 43,210 shares. Camarda Fincl Advsrs Limited Com has 0.01% invested in Murphy USA Inc (NYSE:MUSA). Yhb Invest has invested 0.73% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE).