Columbia Trust Co 01012016 Purchases 92 Shares of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)

Columbia Trust Co 01012016 lifted its position in shares of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) by 1.8% in the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The fund owned 5,223 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock after buying an additional 92 shares during the quarter. Columbia Trust Co 01012016’s holdings in Walt Disney were worth $884,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Penserra Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in Walt Disney in the second quarter worth approximately $29,000. Johnson Midwest Financial LLC boosted its holdings in Walt Disney by 142.9% in the second quarter. Johnson Midwest Financial LLC now owns 170 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock worth $30,000 after purchasing an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. FFT Wealth Management LLC purchased a new stake in Walt Disney in the second quarter worth approximately $37,000. Financial Insights Inc. purchased a new stake in Walt Disney in the second quarter worth approximately $37,000. Finally, Paragon Wealth Strategies LLC purchased a new stake in Walt Disney in the second quarter worth approximately $39,000. 64.08% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

In other Walt Disney news, CEO Robert A. Chapek sold 10,587 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 31st. The shares were sold at an average price of $182.00, for a total value of $1,926,834.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. 0.25% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on DIS. Rosenblatt Securities restated a “buy” rating and issued a $219.00 target price on shares of Walt Disney in a report on Wednesday, November 10th. Moffett Nathanson dropped their price target on shares of Walt Disney from $185.00 to $180.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research note on Monday, October 18th. Bank of America dropped their price target on shares of Walt Disney from $223.00 to $191.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, November 11th. Evercore ISI reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $210.00 price target on shares of Walt Disney in a research note on Wednesday, September 22nd. Finally, Barclays cut shares of Walt Disney from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and dropped their price target for the stock from $210.00 to $175.00 in a research note on Monday, October 18th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-one have assigned a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat, the company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $200.15.

Shares of NYSE:DIS opened at $151.34 on Thursday. The company has a market capitalization of $275.00 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 138.84, a PEG ratio of 1.49 and a beta of 1.17. The company has a current ratio of 1.08, a quick ratio of 1.04 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.52. The Walt Disney Company has a 12 month low of $146.29 and a 12 month high of $203.02. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $170.25 and its 200 day moving average is $175.01.

Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 10th. The entertainment giant reported $0.37 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the 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 quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.20) earnings per share. As a group, equities analysts forecast that The Walt Disney Company will post 4.74 EPS for the current fiscal year.

About Walt Disney

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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