The following video is from Wednesday's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill and analysts Charly Travers and Jason Moser discuss the top business and investing stories.
In this segment, Disney reported a 6% decline in first-quarter earnings. Disney's parks and resort business and its media business reported big gains for the quarter, but Disney's studio entertainment business slipped 5%. Our analysts discuss what this means for investors.
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