Disney, Zoom and Manchester United: - Our lukewarm takes on some of last weeks biggest market stories
Disney’s (NYSE: DIS) share price has risen nearly 8% on the news that former CEO Robert Iger is replacing Bob Chapek as CEO. Disney’s share price has collapsed over the last few months as spending at Disney+ offset the recovery in the parks and experiences division. The chart below shows the share price performance under Bob Iger and then Bob Chapek, along with the performance of the S&P 500 index. It’s easy to see why bringing Iger back should restore investor confidence.