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- Who is the player?
The Walt Disney Company is today a diversified global entertainment company with activities spanning cable and broadcast TV, streaming services, film production and distribution, theme parks and resorts, and licensed consumer products. […].
- What are the player's strategies?
With the rapid rise of streaming powerhouses such as Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, as well as Apple's recent push into content production, Disney has identified streaming services as a major new way of monetising its billion-dollar brands and content. […]. In November 2019, the group will launch a major salvo in the battle for streaming services market with the launch of Disney+, a streaming platform that will focus on family-friendly content. […].
- What are the player's strengths and weaknesses?
Significant synergies generated across cinema, TV, merchandising and theme parks maximises revenue generation […]
Diversified and leading portfolio of entertainment content properties […]
Heavily exposed to the USA & Canada geographical segment (75.8% of revenues in 2018) […]
Relatively late entry into streaming services and having to play catch-up with the likes of Netflix and Amazon […]
- What is the player's financial position?
The financial indicators presented in the report include: Consolidated net revenues, Consolidated operating income and margin, Consolidated net profit and margin, R&D spending and ratio, Sales by segment, Sales performance by segment, Sales by region, Sales performance by region, Profitability ratios, Liquidity ratios, Solvency ratios and Free cash flow and capital expenditure.