The American entertainmentconcern Walt Disney has in the past quarter, a significantly higher profit achieved. The company benefited from a windfall of 1.6 billion dollars by the Us reforms. That made Disney after the close of the exchange trading in New York known.
The net profit in the first quarter of the fiscal year amounted to $ 4.4 billion (3.6 billion euros), compared to almost $ 2.5 billion a year earlier. The turnover was 4 percent up to over 15.3 billion dollars, helped by increased revenues at the theme parks of Disney.
At the filmstudiodivisie, the turnover decreased slightly, as shown in the section for consumer products. At the television and kabeltak, for example, with sports channel ESPN, the revenues are stable.
Disney also announced that a new series of ‘Star Wars’movies are going to come from the hand of the creators of the immensely popular series ‘Game of Thrones’.