$DIS (The Walt Disney Company)

$DIS {{ '2015-12-10T20:21:54+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Supermarket chain $KR said that Anne Gates has been elected to the Company's Board of Directors. Anne is president of MGA Entertainment, Inc., a privately-held developer, manufacturer and marketer of toy and entertainment products for children. Prior to joining MGA Entertainment, Anne worked for $DIS, $PEP and Bear Stearns.

$ADS {{ '2017-06-16T12:08:31+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Marketing solutions provider $ADS said LoyaltyOne, its European-based BrandLoyalty business, signed a multi-year agreement with $DIS unit Disney EMEA to develop the retail loyalty market throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa for EMEA. It will run from 2018 to 2021.

$DIS {{ '2017-05-09T22:09:50+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$DIS stated that in 3Q17 Park's expenses will be up YoY and the company expects the cost to be up due to the underlying growth as well as the launching of some major new initiatives that are coming online. $DIS also has the first full quarter of Shanghai operations in 3Q17, which will impact the expense growth.

$DIS {{ '2017-05-09T21:54:02+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$DIS said that in Consumer Products, FY17 would be driven by the second half performance in the segment. The growth will be driven by Cars and Spider Man. The company believes that the two franchises and the merchandised licensing from this will drive strong 2H17 performance and $DIS business overall.

$DIS {{ '2017-05-09T20:34:37+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$DIS The Walt Disney Company Earnings AlphaGraphics: Q2 2017 highlights

$DIS {{ '2017-05-09T20:31:20+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS' Parks and Resorts 2Q17 revenue rose 9% to $4.3Bil and segment operating income was up 20% to $750MM. Operating income growth was due to the opening of Shanghai Disney Resort in 3Q16 and an increase at the company's domestic parks and resorts. Additionally, segment results were adversely impacted by the timing of the Easter holiday.

$DIS {{ '2017-05-09T20:27:55+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS' Broadcasting revenues for 2Q17 rose 3% to $1.9Bil and operating income increased 14% to $344MM. The increase in operating income was due to higher program sales income, affiliate revenue growth and a decrease in primetime marketing costs. Additionally, results benefited from a lower cost mix of programs sold in the current quarter.

$DIS {{ '2017-05-09T20:25:48+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS' Cable Networks revenues for 2Q17 grew 3% to $4.1Bil, while operating income declined 3% to $1.8Bil. The fall in operating income was due to a decrease at ESPN, partially offset by increases at the Disney Channels and Freeform. The decline at ESPN was due to higher programming costs, offset by affiliate and advertising revenue growth.

$DIS {{ '2017-05-09T20:23:08+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Entertainment company $DIS posted higher 2Q17 earnings, helped by higher revenue and strong performance of its Studio and Parks and Resorts segment. Net income grew 11.05% to $2.38Bil or $1.50 per share from $2.14Bil or $1.30 per share a year ago. Total revenues increased 2.78% YoY to $13.33Bil. Excluding items, $DIS earned $1.50 per share.

$DIS {{ '2017-03-23T17:53:08+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS BoD announced that it has extended Robert Iger's contract as Chairman and CEO to July 2, 2019.

$IMAX {{ '2017-02-22T19:30:30+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$IMAX and The Walt Disney Studios, a division of $DIS, have extended their multi-faceted agreement with a new multi-picture deal, beginning this year and extending through 2019, that includes the much-anticipated live-action and animated tentpole releases from Disney, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Pixar, Marvel and Lucasfilm.

$DIS {{ '2017-02-07T23:09:39+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

For FY17, $DIS expects growth in the consumer products business to be back-ended loaded. The growth is expected in both 3Q17 and 4Q17. The company plans to launch a direct to consumer sport service sometime in calendar 2017.

$DIS {{ '2017-02-07T22:51:33+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$DIS estimates cable programming & production costs to be up about 16% in 2Q17, in line with the company's expectation for an 8% increase for the full year. At Parks and Resorts segment, 2Q17 results are expected to benefit from one week of the winter holiday shifting into 2Q17. The timing of the Easter holiday will negatively impact 2Q17 results.

$DIS {{ '2017-02-07T22:50:33+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$DIS repurchased about 15MM shares for about $1.5Bil in 1Q17 and 22.2MM shares for approx. $2.2Bil in the fiscal year-to-date period. The company intends to repurchase between $7-8Bil for the year.

$DIS {{ '2017-02-07T22:44:52+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$DIS said ESPN ad sales are pacing up compared to last year. 1Q17 results in the Parks and Resorts segment included an unfavorable impact of about $70MM due to Hurricane Matthew, which disrupted operations at Walt Disney World and resulted in the closure of the company's parks for about a day and a half.

$DIS {{ '2017-02-07T22:39:11+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$DIS reported that 1Q17 results in the Parks and Resorts segment included an unfavorable impact of about $70MM due to Hurricane Matthew, which disrupted operations at Walt Disney World and resulted in the closure of the company's parks for about a day and a half.

$DIS {{ '2017-02-07T22:26:19+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$DIS believes that the attendance will reach 10MM in Shanghai Disneyland by its first anniversary and the resort to reach breakeven in FY17. Pandora – The World of Avatar, a themed area, will officially open in May 2017.

$DIS {{ '2017-02-07T22:07:32+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$DIS said that all three films released by its Studio unit in 1Q17 were global hits. Doctors Range film generated $670MM in global box office. Moana film achieved total worldwide box office of $555MM along with two Oscar nominations. Zootopia topped $1Bil in box office. Star Wars: The Last Jedi movie will open in Dec., the company said.

$DIS {{ '2017-02-07T21:43:50+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS' revenue from Studio Entertainment for 1Q17 fell 7% and segment operating income declined 17%. The decline in operating income was due to decreases in home entertainment and theatrical distribution and a lower revenue share from the Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment, partially offset by growth in TV/SVOD distribution.

$DIS {{ '2017-02-07T21:42:10+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS' revenue from Broadcasting for 1Q17 were flat from last year, and operating income grew 28% due to a affiliate revenue growth and lower programming cost write-downs for network programming. Parks and resorts revenue rose 6%, and segment operating income grew 13% on rises at domestic and international operations.

$DIS {{ '2017-02-07T21:39:46+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DIS' revenue from Cable Networks for 1Q17 declined by 2% from last year, and operating income fell 11% due to a decrease at ESPN. The decline at ESPN was due to higher programming costs and lower advertising revenue, partially offset by affiliate revenue growth.

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