The Walt Disney Co. (DIS)

135.90
NYSE : Consumer Services
Prev Close 140.08
Day Low/High 135.00 / 137.73
52 Wk Low/High 107.32 / 153.41
Avg Volume 10.15M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.81B
Market Cap 252.88B
EPS 6.70
P/E Ratio 22.34
Div & Yield 1.76 (1.24%)

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I Would Be a Call Spread Buyer of Disney

I Would Be a Call Spread Buyer of Disney

While today is certainly risky, and DIS has earnings coming up next week, I would look at today as an opportunity to put on a position in DIS that is somewhat longer term.

Coronavirus Is Now a Market Story, Watching the U.S. 10 Year Note, Kobe Bryant

Coronavirus Is Now a Market Story, Watching the U.S. 10 Year Note, Kobe Bryant

Chinese President Xi Jinping, not a man given to exaggerate, has referred to the spread of this coronavirus in China as 'a grave situation.'

Were Buyers Simply Exhausted?

* Sometimes it's that simple! Today we took the elevator down. We always seem required to find a reason for the market's action during the day -- it is the essence of the after-hours financial media shows. Most commentators have suggested that the m...

5 Companies Most Affected by Coronavirus

5 Companies Most Affected by Coronavirus

Be prepared for 'China' to become a one-word palliative to ease investors' worries about weak guidance for corporate earnings in the March quarter.

The Mouse Isn't Roaring

Disney is among the most liked companies in the world. It's shares are almost universally accepted as having "value" and being attractive over the long term. However, I have been, at times, a long term bear on Disney's secular prospects - and on mul...

Do Comcast's Q4 Results Motivate You to Risk Capital?

Do Comcast's Q4 Results Motivate You to Risk Capital?

Don't get me wrong. This is not a bad name, and the quarter reported is not bad by any means.

Jim Cramer: I'm a Believer

Jim Cramer: I'm a Believer

While some fear a crash like the one after 1999's party, I couldn't leave this market if I tried.

Still Shorting Netflix

Netflix  shares benefited modestly from a "better than feared" quarter in after hours trading yesterday. Nevertheless, my investment case to short the shares remains intact and I expect that gain to be lost in the days ahead. I added to my short on ...

How to Play Netflix Going Into Tonight's Q4 Earnings Release

How to Play Netflix Going Into Tonight's Q4 Earnings Release

I think we'll see that the choice between Netflix, Disney +, and Apple TV + isn't a zero-sum game.

Waiting Out Entry Points in a Gold Mining ETF and an Entertainment Giant

Waiting Out Entry Points in a Gold Mining ETF and an Entertainment Giant

We're divining the technical signs to find places to jump into VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF and Walt Disney Co.

Balance Sheet Concern, Davos Forum, Trading Netflix: Market Recon

Balance Sheet Concern, Davos Forum, Trading Netflix: Market Recon

I think we know, just based on the behavior of this Federal Reserve, that all things being equal a more normalized balance sheet is preferable.

Netflix Reports Earnings on Tuesday: 6 Important Things to Watch

Netflix Reports Earnings on Tuesday: 6 Important Things to Watch

The Disney+ effect, regional subscriber growth and 2020 content spending and free cash flow guidance are among the things to track as the streaming giant reports.

My Long Wait for a Pullback in Target Is Over, and Here's My Trade Idea

My Long Wait for a Pullback in Target Is Over, and Here's My Trade Idea

Digging into the data, the numbers do appear to be quite the mess.

U.S./China Phase One, Yield Curve, Jobs Survey, Trading Disney: Market Recon

U.S./China Phase One, Yield Curve, Jobs Survey, Trading Disney: Market Recon

One concern for traders and investors would be that the good cheer created by the development of this Phase One deal, as well as actions taken by the FOMC, are nearing or at the point where the headline risk points in the other direction.

DIS, FDX

Disney's chart continues to show some signs of rolling over. By contrast, FedEx (+$2.80/share yesterday) is a welcome upside surprise.

4 Media Stock Picks for 2020: Movies, Sports and Entertainment

4 Media Stock Picks for 2020: Movies, Sports and Entertainment

These names are well-positioned to benefit from the changing media landscape.

Jim Cramer: Resilience and Complacency Define Our Moment

Jim Cramer: Resilience and Complacency Define Our Moment

Let's dissect these two concepts that explain why we're rallying like we are now.

Netflix Really Is a Cliffhanger, Isn't It?

Netflix Really Is a Cliffhanger, Isn't It?

Fresh off the Golden Globes and heading toward earnings, here's how to play the unpredictable NFLX.

Subscriber Comment of the Day

Thomas C  Night of upsets at 2020 Golden Globes Once Upon a Time in Hollywood from Sony Pictures (NYSE: ) and 1917 from Universal (NASDAQ: ) took home the top prizes for best picture in their respective categories on a night packed with upsets at th...

Iran, Financial Markets, Fed Minutes: Market Recon

Iran, Financial Markets, Fed Minutes: Market Recon

What you have is a geopolitical event that markets were not positioned for.

10 Predictions for 2020 -- and One Big Idea

10 Predictions for 2020 -- and One Big Idea

Expect the new to be old, and the bad to be good -- and Apple and Tesla to be real snoozers -- this year.

A Look-See and Some Market Highlights in My Portfolio Today

Some market highlights today (in my book): * Kraft Heinz sneaking back to the old highs. *Cronos Group and Canopy Growth Corp (a helluva trade off of the morning lows) are cannabis leadership. * Cannabis spec basket still ++. * The iShares Barclays ...

Disney's Chart

I added to my Disney short on Friday as noted in my Diary. Away from the fundamentals (and lackluster profit outlook), the chart doesn't look too sporty.

I'm Not Betting the Farm on Disney

I'm Not Betting the Farm on Disney

My caution perhaps stems from what for the most part appears to be rampant success in 2019 that leaves a high bar for 2020.

Disney's Upside Potential Should Entertain and Reward Investors in 2020

Disney's Upside Potential Should Entertain and Reward Investors in 2020

The charts and indicators of the entertainment giant present a bullish case,

3 Short Adds

I am adding to the following shorts: Netflix , Caterpillar , and Disney .

Peak 'Star Wars?'

* I am remaining short Disney Formulas (especially of a movie-kind) don't last forever.

Novice Trade: Disney

Novice Trade: Disney

Will it be 'Stock Wars: The Rise of Disney'?