Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

Therefore 63% are positive. Solar Senior Capital had 10 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

In other Walt Disney Company (The) news, Director Maria Elena Lagomasino bought 976 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 10th. The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Tuesday, January 26. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, November 9 by Argus Research. The stock of Affimed NV (NASDAQ:AFMD) earned "Outperform" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, April 12. At the time of writing, the First Call consensus price target for the company is $110.54. Pivotal Research downgraded the stock to "Sell" rating in Thursday, January 12 report.

09/08/2017 - Walt Disney Company (The) had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Loop Capital.

Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. They expect $1.74 EPS, up 7.41% or $0.12 from last year's $1.62 per share. DIS's profit will be $1.87B for 20.26 P/E if the $1.21 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.35 actual earnings per share reported by Solar Senior Capital Ltd for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.86% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in 2017 Q2. 536.45 million shares or 0.05% more from 536.18 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. It improved, as 77 investors sold DIS shares while 606 reduced holdings. 8 funds opened positions while 14 raised stakes. The overall volume in the last trading session was 5.96 million shares. Crestpoint Cap Management Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 1.72% of its portfolio in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT).

Stifel Financial Corp. has a consensus hold rating from 4 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 4.62% of shares outstanding. Patten Gru Incorporated accumulated 5,895 shares. Gradient Investments Limited Com holds 0.03% or 4,671 shares in its portfolio. 163,200 are held by Gabelli Funds Lc. Yhb Inv Advisors holds 88,644 shares. Acadian Asset Limited Liability Corp holds 399,623 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Fulton National Bank & Trust Na owns 51,385 shares or 0.42% of their United States portfolio. Haverford Fincl Svcs Inc owns 2,202 shares or 0.14% of their USA portfolio. D E Shaw And has invested 0.49% of its portfolio in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). Piper Jaffray maintained Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) on Sunday, September 24 with "Buy" rating. Doyle Wealth Management acquired a new stake in shares of Walt Disney Company (The) during the 1st quarter valued at $227,000. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have given a hold rating, sixteen have issued a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 24% are positive. The Walt Disney Company had 128 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Maxim Group maintained it with "Buy" rating and $17.50 target in Thursday, November 5 report. On Thursday, July 6 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold". The stock now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $113.98. The stock's market capitalization is 151.55B, it has a 52-week low of 90.56 and a 52-week high of 116.10. The firm has "Buy" rating by Maxim Group given on Wednesday, August 2. The stock of FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) earned "Outperform" rating by Raymond James on Monday, February 6. The company was upgraded on Thursday, August 6 by Vetr. Bankshares Of Montreal Can has invested 0.17% of its portfolio in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $174 target. 344.96 million shares or 1.00% less from 348.44 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Credit Suisse has "Outperform" rating and $184 target.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.22 in 2017 Q2.

Since May 11, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $1.32 million activity. It worsened, as 69 investors sold ABT shares while 545 reduced holdings. 93 funds opened positions while 256 raised stakes. 200.09 million shares or 0.41% less from 200.92 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Independent Invsts Incorporated owns 50,063 shares. Bedrijfstakpensioenfonds Voor De Media Pno reported 152,000 shares. Country Trust National Bank stated it has 0% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Cypress Capital holds 0.07% of its portfolio in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) for 1,400 shares. Art has 0.02% invested in Solar Senior Capital Ltd (NASDAQ:SUNS) for 17,129 shares. Groesbeck Corp Nj reported 14,425 shares. United Kingdom-based Standard Life Invests has invested 0.01% in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). 17,907 were reported by Rand Wealth Ltd Liability Com. Retirement Sys Of Alabama holds 0.52% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) for 625,190 shares. Peregrine Asset Advisers stated it has 40,588 shares or 5.63% of all its holdings. Looking out over the past year, company shares have been recorded -3.08% off the 52 week high and 15.15% away from the low over the same period. Maryland Capital Mngmt has invested 2.92% in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT). The South Africa-based Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) has invested 0.16% in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX).

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) plunged -0.70% with the closing price of $107.54. SMITH FREDERICK W had sold 135,000 shares worth $25.52 million on Tuesday, May 2.

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