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Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS)

Last Updated: Dec-05-2016 08:25:03

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Today's Disney Stock Update

Sometimes all you have time for in the morning is a quick look at where your favorite stock is trading. That's why here we put together all your key Disney stock info for today, December 03, 2016. You'll also get an overall picture of how DIS stock has traded over the past year.First, DIS shares dropped 0.44% or $0.44 from the day before. That brought the Disney stock closing price to $98.50.It's best to not only look at recent Disney share data, but also look at the year's highs and lows to see where the current price stacks up...DIS is now trading below where it was one-year ago, with the share price lower by 13.60%.

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The Disney stock price 52-week high is $114.75. That was hit on 12/16/2015. The DIS stock 52-week low is $86.25, reached on 2/10/2016.Also, this - DIS trading volume yesterday was 9,958,000. That's higher than Disney stock's average daily trading volume of 7,737,260.The market cap of Disney is 158,299,350,000. That means Disney has a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of April 1, 2016, the company with the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies is Apple.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Disney stock is 17.36. That's less than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare DIS to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of DIS is 5.72.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Disney is 1.22.Disney stock has a dividend yield of 1.43%. When the dividend yield is over 2%, the stock is a good consideration for income investors. That yield is what most investors look for when hunting for dividend stocks.Every day we publish Disney stock news and coverage on a handful of other key stocks we're watching now so you can maximize profits. To get new info and stock news on DIS and other companies you are interested in, sign up for Money Morning - it's free.

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Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) Profile

Prior Close$98.5
Market Cap$158.46 B
PE Ratio17.33
The Walt Disney Company together with its subsidiaries and affiliates is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with five business segments: media networks parks and resorts studio entertainment consumer products and interactive media.
SymbolCompanyMarket cap
TWXTime Warner Inc$72.59 B
VIAViacom Inc Cl A$16.41 B
VIABViacom Inc Cl B$14.79 B
LMCALiberty Media CS A$2.55 B

DIS Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$1.1 (2016-11-10)
2nd Quarter Earnings$1.62 (2016-08-09)
3rd Quarter Earnings$1.36 (2016-05-10)
4th Quarter Earnings$1.63 (2016-02-09)
PE Ratio17.33
EPS Growth4.28%
Recent Earnings$1.1
Annual EPS$5.71
Market Capitalization$158.46 B
Insider Shareholder %0.13%
Annual Revenue$55.63 B
Number of Shares Outstanding1,607,100 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %56.3%
Annual Net Income$9.39B
TTM Net Profit Margin$16.88
One Year Return-12.6%
Three Year Return28.01%
Five Year Return187.75%
Five Year Revenue Growth36.04%
Five Year Earnings Growth125.2%
Five Year Dividend Growth255%
Last Quarter EPS$1.1
Annual EPS$5.71
Annual Dividend$1.56
Annual Dividend Yield1.44%
Change in EPS YTD4.28%
PE Ratio17.33
Recent Earnings$1.1
Dividends per Share$0.71
Stock Split Ratio3-1

DIS Key Stats

Last Price$98.6
Net Change$0.1 (0.1%)
Ask Price$99.12
Open Price$98.6
Previous Close Price$98.5
High Price$98.6
Low Price$98.6
Number of Trades26
Fifty Two Week High$114.75 (2015-12-16)
Fifty Two Week Low$86.25 (2016-02-10)
Average Daily Volume8,092,909
Share Outstanding1,607,100 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$1.42/yr
Dividend Yield1.44%