Why Disney's Flop Doesn't Matter

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon

The following video is from Wednesday's Investor Beat, in which host Chris Hill and Motley Fool analysts Matt Koppenheffer and Matt Argersinger dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.

Dow component Walt Disney fell today after second-quarter revenue came in light thanks in no small part to The Lone Ranger, which Disney will write down to the tune of at least $160 million. In our lead story on Investor Beat, out two Matts share why the flop won't hurt Disney in the long run and whether investors should view today's drop as a buying opportunity.

The world can't get enough of superheroes. Super-powered movies have been some of the highest-grossing films of all time, and as these franchises continue to grow, the numbers are only going to get more impressive. The Motley Fool's new free report "Your Ticket to Cash In on the Superhero Battle of the Century" details what you need to know to profit from your favorite superheroes. Click here to read the full report!

The article Why Disney's Flop Doesn't Matter originally appeared on Fool.com.

Chris Hill owns shares of Walt Disney. Matt Koppenheffer and Fool contributor Matthew Argersinger have no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool recommends and owns shares of Walt Disney. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Copyright © 1995 - 2013 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Read Full Story

People are Reading