Targeted Movers: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Ensco plc (ESV)

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Disney Walt Co now has $161.73B valuation. Sawgrass Asset Management Llc bought 80,570 shares as the company's stock declined 2.31% while stock markets rallied. The Walt Disney traded up $1.39 for the day and closed at $105.30Specifically, EVP Brent Woodford sold 1,582 shares of The Walt Disney stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, December 20th.

Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. It has underperformed by 11.84% the S&P500. Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Goldman Sachs Grp stated it has 0.08% in Yum! Moreover, Tensile Capital Management Llc has 2.97% invested in the company for 632,894 shares. When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 2.34% whereas Month Volatility is at 1.35%. The stock decreased 0.18% or $0.06 on November 10, reaching $33.99. Pivotal Research downgraded Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) on Friday, November 11 to "Hold" rating. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. It also reduced its holding in 3M Co (NYSE:MMM) by 2,575 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 150,627 shares, and cut its stake in Laborato (NYSE:LH). Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have issued a hold rating and seventeen have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 54% are positive. The Walt Disney Company had 138 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, November 9, the company rating was maintained by Argus Research. The firm has "Buy" rating by FBR Capital given on Monday, August 17. 1 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. The stock, after opening at $2.87, touched a high of $3.03 before paring much of its gains. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company reissued a "market perform" rating and set a $109.00 price objective on shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Hold" on Friday, August 4. The stock of Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) earned "Hold" rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, July 7. RBC Capital Markets maintained Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) on Sunday, October 1 with "Buy" rating. Nov 2, 2017 is the announcement.

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Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.08, from 0.79 in 2017Q1. Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Quantitative Systematic Strategies Ltd invested in 2,761 shares. 200.08 million shares or 0.33% more from 199.43 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Nuveen Asset Mngmt Limited Com, Illinois-based fund reported 311,385 shares. Gofen Glossberg Ltd Liability Co Il holds 0.29% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.42, a quick ratio of 0.74 and a current ratio of 0.81. Cincinnati Financial holds 542,000 shares. Motley Fool Wealth Limited Liability Com holds 0.81% or 83,804 shares in its portfolio. 11,742 were reported by Janney Montgomery Scott Limited Liability Company. Blume Capital Management owns 39,424 shares. Olstein Mngmt Lp reported 0.92% stake. Salem Investment Counselors Incorporated invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). Florida-based Provise Mgmt Group Inc Lc has invested 0.22% in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET). Norinchukin Fincl Bank The reported 0.05% in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). The company has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $112.79. Evercore Trust Na has invested 0.49% of its portfolio in Yum! Da Davidson And invested 0.02% in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE).

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Since May 24, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $2.45 million activity. Wunderlich upgraded the shares of MSFT in report on Friday, October 21 to "Buy" rating. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $5.68 with 1.50B shares now outstanding. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.10 EPS.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.14, from 1.04 in 2017Q1.

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Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. 108 funds opened positions while 638 raised stakes. Contravisory Mgmt Inc reported 52,519 shares. Anchor Capital Advisors LLC now owns 2,062 shares of the entertainment giant's stock worth $219,000 after acquiring an additional 32 shares during the last quarter. According to today's trading volume The Walt Disney Company is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days. Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Peak6 Invs Ltd Partnership accumulated 0.01% or 31,023 shares. Lincoln Capital Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 77,248 shares or 5.15% of all its holdings. Andra Ap accumulated 94,100 shares. Sunbelt Secs invested in 0.85% or 4,253 shares. Manning And Napier Limited Liability stated it has 885,213 shares or 0.24% of all its holdings. Community Commercial Bank Na has 0.32% invested in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS). Barry Invest Advsr Lc invested in 69,313 shares. Lvm Cap Management Limited Mi holds 445,568 shares.

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