Disney (Walt) Co. (The) (DIS) Closes 2.96% Up on the Day for February 17

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Dow Jones component Disney (Walt) Co. (The) (DIS) saw its stock move 2.96% to $95.66, representing a per-share move of $2.7514, on volume of 9.88 million shares for Wednesday.

Disney (Walt) Co. (The) currently has a total float of 1.63 billion shares and moves 12.27 million a day, on average. The stock opened at $93.67 on February 17 and traded between a low of $93.56 and a high of $96.44. The stock now has a 50-day SMA of $101.07 and 200-day SMA of $107.48, and it has a high of $122.08 and low of $86.25 over the last year. Its P/E ratio is 17.3 and its P/B ratio is 3.55.

Walt Disney Co together with its subsidiaries is a diversified entertainment company with operations in five business segments: Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, Consumer Products and Interactive.

Based out of Burbank, CA, Disney (Walt) Co. (The) has 185,000 employees and is helmed by CEO Robert A. Iger.

For a deeper dive into the fundamentals of Disney (Walt) Co. (The), check out equities.com’s E.V.A. report for DIS.


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