Eubel Brady & Suttman Asset Management Inc. Buys 100 Shares of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)

Eubel Brady & Suttman Asset Management Inc. grew its stake in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DISGet Rating) by 5.5% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,922 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock after purchasing an additional 100 shares during the quarter. Eubel Brady & Suttman Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Walt Disney were worth $298,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of DIS. GeoWealth Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Walt Disney in the third quarter valued at about $25,000. Syverson Strege & Co raised its position in shares of Walt Disney by 384.8% in the fourth quarter. Syverson Strege & Co now owns 160 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $25,000 after purchasing an additional 127 shares during the period. Sandy Cove Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of Walt Disney in the fourth quarter valued at about $27,000. Advanced Research Investment Solutions LLC raised its position in shares of Walt Disney by 46.0% in the fourth quarter. Advanced Research Investment Solutions LLC now owns 238 shares of the entertainment giant’s stock valued at $36,000 after purchasing an additional 75 shares during the period. Finally, CarsonAllaria Wealth Management Ltd. bought a new position in shares of Walt Disney in the fourth quarter valued at about $48,000. 64.17% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Shares of DIS traded up $3.02 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $107.33. The company had a trading volume of 16,684,288 shares, compared to its average volume of 13,015,351. The company’s 50 day simple moving average is $127.88 and its 200 day simple moving average is $144.31. The Walt Disney Company has a 1-year low of $99.47 and a 1-year high of $187.58. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.50, a quick ratio of 1.05 and a current ratio of 1.10. The company has a market capitalization of $195.41 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 74.02, a P/E/G ratio of 1.05 and a beta of 1.21.

Walt Disney (NYSE:DISGet Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 11th. The entertainment giant reported $1.08 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.21 by ($0.13). Walt Disney had a net margin of 4.22% and a return on equity of 6.26%. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.79 earnings per share. As a group, equities analysts forecast that The Walt Disney Company will post 4.49 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In related news, EVP Brent Woodford sold 226 shares of Walt Disney stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $132.50, for a total transaction of $29,945.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. 0.10% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

A number of research firms recently commented on DIS. Atlantic Securities lowered their price target on shares of Walt Disney from $172.00 to $167.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, February 10th. Moffett Nathanson lowered their price target on shares of Walt Disney from $165.00 to $150.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, March 7th. Citigroup lowered their price target on shares of Walt Disney from $210.00 to $200.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, February 17th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered their price target on shares of Walt Disney from $200.00 to $175.00 and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, April 19th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets lowered their price target on shares of Walt Disney from $140.00 to $135.00 in a research report on Thursday. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and seventeen have given a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat, Walt Disney currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $175.65.

About Walt Disney (Get Rating)

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. It operates through two segments, Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution; and Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. The company engages in the film and episodic television content production and distribution activities, as well as operates television broadcast networks under the ABC, Disney, ESPN, Freeform, FX, Fox, National Geographic, and Star brands; and studios that produces motion pictures under the Walt Disney Pictures, Twentieth Century Studios, Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar, and Searchlight Pictures banners.

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