5-Star Blue Chips Poised to Pop: Disney
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, entertainment giant Walt Disney (NYS: DIS) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Disney and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Burbank, Calif. (1923)
Movies and entertainment
Chairman/CEO Robert Iger
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
$3.4 billion / $14.3 billion
Sources: S&P Capital IQ; Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 94% of the 5,489 members who have rated Disney believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Two of the greatest brands in the world in Disney and ESPN. They don't have economic moats, they have economic oceans. Pixar, Marvel, and Lucasfilms aren't too shabby either. Down 10% in the past 5 weeks. Not cheap, but a reasonable premium for a business of such quality. Long term hold.
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The article 5-Star Blue Chips Poised to Pop: Disney originally appeared on Fool.com.Fool contributor Brian Pacampara has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of Walt Disney. Motley Fool newsletter services recommend Walt Disney and Time Warner. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not 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.