Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS)

4 Stocks Set to Benefit From Massive Midterm Election Spending

It seems hard to believe that the midterm elections are right around the corner, and with the Democrats last time suffering perhaps the bitterest defeat ever in the party’s long ...
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‘Black Panther’ Now Third-Highest All-Time US Film

Including box office sales for this weekend, The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) and its Buena Vista Studios will claim two of the three highest grossing films ever released in ...
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How Disney May Smooth Fox Acquisition of Sky

When Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) in December offered to pay $52.4 billion in stock for a big chunk of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA), the deal included Fox's ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) will no longer report monthly car sales. According to Reuters: General Motors Co said on Tuesday it will stop reporting monthly U.S. vehicle sales, saying ...
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Disney’s Box Office Share Surges to a Third of the Studio Industry

Ticket sales for movies released by Walt Disney Co.'s (NYSE: DIS) Buena Vista studio reached a market share of over 31% of all ticket sales for 2018, which buried the ...
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‘Black Panther’ Nearly 40% of All Movie Tickets Sold in 2018

"Black Panther" has been so successful that it has carried the movie business on its back for the year. So far in 2018, ticket sales from the film are 38% ...
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Video Streaming Starts to Dominate Media

It was only a matter of time before the huge investments in streaming media made by Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) would ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) has run into trouble again. This time is because of their auto insurance policies. According to Reuters: U.S. regulators are preparing to sanction Wells ...
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Walt Disney Reorganization Sets Stage for Direct-to-Consumer Media Launch in 2019

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) is getting ready to unleash its new direct-to-consumer over the top video and content system that is expected to compete against Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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‘Black Panther’ Box Office Takes 41% of All US Movie Tickets Sold in 2018

Going into its fourth weekend of wide release, Marvel's "Black Panther" topped $530 million in domestic ticket sales. All of the 109 movies on Box Office Mojo's chart of 2018 ...
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Disney Board Tries to Support CEO Iger’s Massive Pay Package

The board of directors of Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) tried to support a massive pay package it gave to CEO Robert Iger in exchange for him remaining in his ...
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5 Most Important Things in Business Today

Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ: WYNN) settled a multibillion lawsuit with a Japanese company. According to Reuters: Wynn Resorts Ltd has agreed to pay $2.6 billion to settle a lawsuit brought ...
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‘Black Panther’ Ticket Sales Cruise Toward $500 Million, May Hit Top 10 of All Time

Ticket sales for the extraordinarily successful "Black Panther" will probably reach $500 million this weekend, based on domestic sales. When international sales are added, the number will approach $900 million, ...
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If You Invested $1000 in Disney at the Market Bottom, Now It Would Be Worth $7350

One of the most difficult parts of trading is timing the markets, although in a bull market this is less of a problem. But it can be particularly difficult calling ...
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Disney, Merck Lead Slide in the Dow Tuesday

February 27, 2018: Markets opened mixed Tuesday and took a nosedive following comments from Fed chair Jerome Powell who hinted that interest rates may have to move higher more quickly. ...
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