Analysts See $1.59 EPS for The Walt Disney Company (DIS); Visteon Has 1.2 Sentiment

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Visteon Corp (VC) investors sentiment increased to 1.2 in Q3 2018. It’s up 0.41, from 0.79 in 2018Q2. The ratio is more positive, as 124 funds increased and opened new positions, while 103 cut down and sold positions in Visteon Corp. The funds in our database now hold: 31.22 million shares, up from 28.31 million shares in 2018Q2. Also, the number of funds holding Visteon Corp in top ten positions decreased from 4 to 2 for a decrease of 2. Sold All: 43 Reduced: 60 Increased: 68 New Position: 56.

Analysts expect The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) to report $1.59 EPS on February, 5 after the close.They anticipate $0.30 EPS change or 15.87% from last quarter’s $1.89 EPS. DIS’s profit would be $2.37 billion giving it 17.74 P/E if the $1.59 EPS is correct. After having $1.48 EPS previously, The Walt Disney Company’s analysts see 7.43% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.12% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $112.8. About 6.16M shares traded. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has risen 6.27% since January 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.27% the S&P500. Some Historical DIS News: 26/04/2018 – Tokyo Disney operator girds for 1% dent to net profit; 08/03/2018 – DISNEY ANNUAL MEETING IN HOUSTON ENDS; 14/03/2018 – WALT DISNEY – DISNEY-BRANDED DTC STREAMING SERVICE TO BE EXCLUSIVE HOME FOR SUBSCRIPTION VIDEO-ON-DEMAND VIEWING; 08/05/2018 – Disney gains after earnings beat; 15/03/2018 – SKY PLC SKYB.L – ENTERED INTO A CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT DATED 15 MARCH 2018 WITH TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY FOX, INC. AND WALT DISNEY; 17/05/2018 – Hollywood Rpter: Disney Channel Renews Animated Series ‘Big City Greens’ Ahead of Premiere; 02/05/2018 – Comcast CEO wants Fox assets Disney is purchasing: Gasparino; 29/05/2018 – “There was only one thing to do here, and that was the right thing,” Disney CEO Bob Iger said in a tweet following the announcement; 16/05/2018 – Lachlan Murdoch will become chairman and CEO of the new Fox company that will be formed if the Disney-21st Century Fox merger is approved; 22/05/2018 – ‘Solo’ director says new ‘Star Wars’ film puts character first

More notable recent The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “ESPN enters pact to bring X Games to China – Seeking Alpha” on January 10, 2019, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “Disney’s shopping spree continues with 1,500-acre land buy – Orlando Business Journal” published on January 09, 2019, Benzinga.com published: “Mike Khouw Sees Unusual Options Activity In Disney (NYSE:DIS) – Benzinga” on January 08, 2019. More interesting news about The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) were released by: Livetradingnews.com and their article: “The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) 2019 back to $120 – Live Trading News” published on January 02, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Disney, Verizon Reach Broad-Based Distribution Agreement (NYSE:DIS)(NYSE:VZ) – Benzinga” with publication date: December 31, 2018.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment firm worldwide. The company has market cap of $167.92 billion. The companyÂ’s Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network. It has a 13.49 P/E ratio. It also produces and sells original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and other television markets, as well as subscription video on demand services and in home entertainment formats, such as DVD, Blu-Ray, and iTunes.

Since July 11, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 12 insider sales for $11.00 million activity. WOODFORD BRENT sold $72,918 worth of stock. BRAVERMAN ALAN N sold 1,308 shares worth $142,310. $5.73 million worth of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) was sold by IGER ROBERT A on Friday, November 9. On Wednesday, October 3 Parker Mary Jayne sold $3.44M worth of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) or 29,192 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.27 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.04, from 1.23 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 61 investors sold The Walt Disney Company shares while 549 reduced holdings. 149 funds opened positions while 628 raised stakes. 890.89 million shares or 8.78% less from 976.63 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Hudson Valley Inv Advsrs Incorporated Adv owns 0.98% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 36,099 shares. Smith Chas P And Assoc Pa Cpas invested 0.05% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance has 6,700 shares. Ima Wealth stated it has 18,249 shares. Aimz Invest Advsrs Ltd Liability Co has 0.15% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 2,017 shares. 10 invested 0.94% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). State Bank Of Nova Scotia owns 68,565 shares. Connable Office holds 0.63% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 28,025 shares. Orrstown Services Inc holds 1.24% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) or 8,096 shares. Schnieders Cap Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 48,180 shares. Nelson Roberts Invest Lc stated it has 24,176 shares or 0.65% of all its holdings. Tiedemann Advisors Limited Liability Company invested in 35,409 shares or 0.25% of the stock. Atlas Browninc holds 1.27% or 17,751 shares. Wright Invsts Ser reported 5,684 shares. Dnb Asset Mngmt As reported 248,372 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

Among 6 analysts covering Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Walt Disney had 6 analyst reports since August 8, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, November 12 by Argus Research. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Overweight” on Monday, October 15. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Wednesday, August 8 report. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, November 27 by Imperial Capital. FBR Capital maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $121 target in Wednesday, August 8 report. Barclays Capital upgraded The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) on Friday, October 19 to “Overweight” rating.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 5 buys, and 1 sale for $1.03 million activity.

The stock decreased 4.91% or $3.39 during the last trading session, reaching $65.62. About 622,622 shares traded. Visteon Corporation (VC) has declined 49.97% since January 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 49.97% the S&P500. Some Historical VC News: 19/03/2018 – Visteon to Conduct 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on June 6 in Van Buren Township, Michigan; 14/05/2018 – Ajo, LP Exits Position in Visteon; 12/04/2018 – Factors of Influence in 2018, Key Indicators and Opportunity within Magic Software Enterprises, Tuniu, Visteon, Magna Internati; 26/04/2018 – Visteon First-Quarter Profit Rises on Higher Sales; 09/03/2018 – VISTEON IN $150M ACCELERATED SHR REPURCHASE PACT W/ BARCLAYS; 26/04/2018 – VISTEON CORP – QTR END ORDER BACKLOG INCREASED TO $20.1 BLN; 26/04/2018 – Visteon Closes Above 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 05/03/2018 Moody’s Upgrades Visteon’s Cfr Corporate Family Rating To Ba2, Outlook Is Stable; 15/05/2018 – Panagora Adds Aptiv, Exits Visteon, Cuts Kimberly-Clark: 13F; 26/04/2018 – Visteon 1Q EPS $2.11

Private Capital Management Llc holds 4.2% of its portfolio in Visteon Corporation for 304,727 shares. Kirr Marbach & Co Llc In owns 104,568 shares or 2.15% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Iridian Asset Management Llc Ct has 2.11% invested in the company for 2.27 million shares. The Switzerland-based Robecosam Ag has invested 1.98% in the stock. Springowl Associates Llc, a New York-based fund reported 20,766 shares.

Visteon Corporation designs, engineers, and makes electronics products for original equipment vehicle manufacturers worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.90 billion. The firm provides instrument clusters, including standard analog gauge clusters to high-resolution, all-digital, fully reconfigurable, 2-D, and 3-D display devices; information displays that integrate a range of user interface technologies and graphics management capabilities; and infotainment systems that allows vehicle occupants to connect their mobile devices to the system and safely access phone functions, listen to music, stream media and enable mobile connectivity applications. It has a 13.74 P/E ratio. It also offers audio systems, including audio head units, amplifiers, and analog and digital radios; telematics control unit to enable secure connected car services, software updates, and data; SmartCore, an automotive-grade, integrated domain controller to enhance efficiency, and reduce power consumption and cost; and head-up displays , such as combiner HUD and windshield HUD that present critical information to the driver.

Analysts await Visteon Corporation (NASDAQ:VC) to report earnings on February, 28. They expect $1.07 EPS, down 34.76% or $0.57 from last year’s $1.64 per share. VC’s profit will be $30.93M for 15.33 P/E if the $1.07 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.12 actual EPS reported by Visteon Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -4.46% negative EPS growth.

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