As per Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS)’s news release on 2015-12-03, its shareholders will get cash dividend of $0.71 per share. The recent press release updated on the record date and payout date, which stands at 2015-12-14 and 2016-01-11, respectively.
The stock of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) will commence trading ex-dividend from 2015-12-10, until which the shareholders are compelled to keep the holdings so as to qualify for the dividend. Evaluating the dividend distribution mode, it was noted that last year Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) disbursed $1.37 in dividend compared to distribution of $0.86, a year ago. It highlights a sharp difference in cash payouts of the two years. This shows a major deviation of 110.4651%.
The past track record of five years substantiates that the average payout of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) stands at $0.884, implying 38.9063% growth. The company recorded earnings of $1.45 a share in the preceding fiscal.
The interim price target for Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) is set at $110.428. This level is the mean price reached by averaging the stock views of 21 analysts. All these are top brokerages of Wall Street and trail the company’s performance regularly. The best price estimate is seen at $130 and the lowest level is established at 88. This broad range highlights a standard deviation of $11.927 in reported estimates.
AlphaOne has allotted A sentiment score of -0.068 to Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) while impact score assigned is 16 as on as on 2016-06-19.
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