Company Overview and News


Add DIS
to your dashboard

Headline News

Iger's Big Payout Is Guaranteed, Even If Disney's Fox Deal Isn't - Bloomberg Gadfly

1h bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (14-0)

For Disney’s Iger, a Bold Move That Will Define His Legacy - The New York Times

1h nytimes
As chief executive of the Walt Disney Company, Mr. Iger, 66, awakens at 4:30 every morning, and every time he announces plans to retire from the Magic Kingdom, he ends up extending his reign, as he did on Thursday for a fourth time. (15-0)

Disney’s Fox deal faces US antitrust officials that sued AT&T

2h thestar.com.my
WASHINGTON: Walt Disney Co’s deal to buy a chunk of 21st Century Fox Inc will need approval from US antitrust officials who are sure to scrutinise a tie-up that concentrates Hollywood movie-making and sports broadcasting. (74-0)

Murdoch solves empire succession by selling the empire

2h thestar.com.my
NEW YORK: For decades, investors, analysts, busybodies, columnists and gossips have loved to chew over the ultimate media-dynasty question: When Rupert Murdoch was at long last forced to step down – whether for age, coup or scandal – which of his children would assume the throne of his vast empire? James or Lachlan or Elisabeth? Now we know the answer. (68-0)

Disney will become the 'Walmart of Hollywood'

3h nzherald.co.nz
Walt Disney Co's deal with 21st Century Fox will transform Hollywood's most successful studio into an even more powerful force, potentially pressuring rivals to consolidate, squeezing theatre chains and furthering the industry trend of blockbusters and sequels. (36-0)

Leading U.S. antitrust senator urges hearing on Disney, Fox deal

4h in.reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator Amy Klobuchar, the top Democrat on the Senate antitrust panel, urged the subcommittee on Friday to hold a hearing on Walt Disney Co’s (DIS.N) plan to buy a number of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA.O) businesses. (19-0)

Disney’s Fox deal sets the scene for brand new superhero battles - MarketWatch

4h marketwatch
The Walt Disney Company’s DIS, +0.63%   $52.4 billion acquisition of the majority of film and TV assets from 21st Century Fox FOX, +0.00%   brings with it the prospect of a blockbuster monopoly powerhouse. (14-0)

Leading U.S. antitrust senator urges hearing on Disney, Fox deal

4h reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator Amy Klobuchar, the top Democrat on the Senate antitrust panel, urged the subcommittee on Friday to hold a hearing on Walt Disney Co’s (DIS.N) plan to buy a number of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA.O) businesses. (19-0)

Why the Loss of Net Neutrality Won’t Hold Netflix Stock Back

5h investorplace
Thursday was a busy news day for Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX). And, at first glance, it seemed quite negative for NFLX stock. Regardless, Netflix popped as much as $5 higher on the day, and closed solidly in the green. What happened, and is the market’s reaction correct? (109-0)

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) a Sell on Flagging Sales Growth

5h investorplace
Currently, The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has a Sell using the Portfolio Grader stock evaluator, which incorporates Louis Navellier's investing methodology. This represents no change from the previous week and is the same ranking DIS has had from Portfolio Grader for 4 months. (14-0)

Why the Fox deal may resurrect Disney’s film business in India

6h livemint
New Delhi: The Walt Disney Co.’s agreement to buy Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox Inc. may have taken the global entertainment industry by storm but it is in the Indian film market that the most positive implications of the $52.4 billion deal are expected. (14-0)

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ is expected to dominate weekend box office - MarketWatch

6h marketwatch
The latest installment of the Star Wars franchise, “Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” will hit U.S. cinemas this weekend and is expected to top the box office with receipts of at least $200 million. (14-0)

Disney's Iger Wagers That Traditional TV Can Pave Way to Future - Bloomberg

7h bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (20-0)

Chef Batali fired from 'The Chew' after sex harassment accusations

7h reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - ABC Television Network said on Friday that it fired celebrity chef Mario Batali from its daytime cooking show, “The Chew,” after he was accused of sexual misconduct. (14-0)

‘Star Wars: Last Jedi’ Has Strong Early Start at the Box Office - Bloomberg

8h bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (14-0)

CUSIP: 254687106