Walt Disney Company is an entertainment business based in the US. Walt Disney Company shares (DIS.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US dollars. Its last market close was $92.58 – a decrease of 0.12% over the previous day. Walt Disney Company employs 173,250 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $88.9 billion.
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Latest updates for Walt Disney Company
November 8, 2023: Disney managed to beat profit expectations thanks to the performance of ESPN+ and theme park growth, but revenue was below estimates. Earnings per share (EPS) came in at $0.82 (compared to an expected $0.70) and revenue hit $21.24 billion (compared to an expected $21.33 billion).
Is it a good time to buy Walt Disney Company stock?
Only you can make the decision on the time to leap... but here's some supporting information and analysis.
Share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Walt Disney Company's shares have ranged in value from as little as $78.7309 up to $118.18. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Walt Disney Company's is 1.301. This would suggest that Walt Disney Company's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
|1 week (2023-11-24)||-3.62%|
|1 month (2023-11-01)||11.15%|
|3 months (2023-09-01)||13.40%|
|6 months (2023-06-01)||1.74%|
|1 year (2022-12-01)||-6.89%|
|2 years (2021-12-01)||-37.11%|
|3 years (2020-12-01)||-39.73%|
|5 years (2018-12-01)||-18.40%|
The gauge below shows real-time ratings that are based on 26 popular indicators such as moving averages, for specific time periods. It's not a recommendation but is simply technical analysis that can form part of your research.
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Is Walt Disney Company under- or over-valued?
Valuing a stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge value. Check out the Walt Disney Company P/E ratio, PEG ratio and EBITDA
Walt Disney Company's current stock price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 72x. In other words, Walt Disney Company stocks trade at around 72x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the United States stock markets on average as of November 09, 2023 (20.44). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Walt Disney Company's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.1113. A PEG ratio close to 1 can be interpreted as meaning shares offer reasonable value for the current rate of growth.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Walt Disney Company's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the stock prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Walt Disney Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $14.7 billion ($19.8 billion CAD).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Walt Disney Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
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