Shareholder FAQs

Disney Shareholder Accounts
Q: How do I access my Disney Shareholder Account?

A: To access your Disney Shareholder Account, click here. Please note that you will be leaving Disney.com to access your account information. You will be required to register as a user on the system to access your shareholder information.

Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Q: Where and when will the 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders be held?

A: The Board of Directors of The Walt Disney Company has not yet set the date and location of the Company's 2015 annual meeting of shareholders.

Disney Stock
Q: Can I buy or sell stock directly through Disney?

A: You can buy and sell shares through Disney's Shareholder Portal (certain fees and minimums apply).

Q: Where are your shares traded?

A: Disney common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange.

Q: What is the ticker symbol?

A: DIS

Q: What is the CUSIP number?

A: 254687106

Dividends
Q: When was Disney's most recent dividend paid?

A: The Walt Disney's Company most recent dividend was payable January 16, 2014 to all shareholders of record December 16, 2013.

Q: When do I report the income associated with the dividend paid?

A: If you received a dividend in the amount of $9.99 or more you will receive IRS Form 1099-DIV which will be reportable when you file your 2014 tax return in calendar year 2015.

Q:When will I receive my IRS Form 1099-DIV?

A: IRS Form 1099-DIV for the dividend paid in 2014 will be mailed by The Walt Disney Company on or before January 31, 2015. IRS Form 1042-S for the dividend paid in 2014 will be mailed on or before March 15, 2015.

Q: I am enrolled in the Disney Investment Plan and want to know when my dividends reinvested?

A: The reinvestment of your dividend occurred January 16, 2014. Year-end statements are mailed by The Walt Disney Company on or before January 31, 2014. If you selected electronic delivery, email notifications indicating your statement availability are sent on or before January 31, 2014. Your account can be accessed online at: www.disneyshareholder.com.

Q: If I am not enrolled in the Investment Plan, how will my dividend be paid?

A: The dividend is paid by check or may be directly deposited into a bank account. Most domestic banks and financial institutions allow for direct deposit. For more information regarding direct deposit, you can access your account online at www.disneyshareholder.com or you can contact us at our toll free number: 1-855-55-DISNEY (1-855-553-4763). Although the amount of your dividend may be negligible, we encourage you to keep your account up to date by cashing your check. There are abandoned property laws that require us to remit dividends and stock holdings for inactive accounts.

Q: I never received my dividend check, how do I request a replacement?

A: If you did not receive your dividend check you can request a replacement by accessing your account online at www.disneyshareholder.com  or you can contact us at our toll free number: 1-855-55-DISNEY (1-855-553-4763). Please note there is a fee to replace dividend checks.

Q: How can I have my dividend reinvested?

A: Dividend reinvestment is offered through The Walt Disney Investment Plan. You may request enrollment materials online at www.disneyshareholder.com or you can contact us at our toll free number: 1-855-55-DISNEY (1-855-553-4763).

Q: When did The Walt Disney Company switch from a quarterly to an annual dividend?

A: Disney began paying dividends on an annual basis in 1999.

Stock Split History
Q: When has Disney stock split?

A:

Record DatePayable DateAmountClosing,
Pre-Split Price
June 19, 1998
April 20, 1992
February 10, 1986
December 6, 1972
February 4, 1971
October 26, 1967
August 17, 1956
July 9, 1998
May 15, 1992
March 5, 1986
January 15, 1973
March 1, 1971
November 15, 1967
August 20, 1956
3 for 1
4 for 1
4 for 1
2 for 1
2 for 1
2 for 1
2 for 1
$111
$152 7/8
$142 5/8
$214 1/2
$177 3/4
$105
Not Available
Shareholder Benefits
Q: Do you have a shareholder benefit program?

A: No, we do not have a shareholder benefit program.

Financial Publications
Q: How can I obtain a copy of your Annual Report?

A: If you would like a hard copy of Disney's Annual Report, you may order it through our Financial Request Form. You may order up to five copies; please allow four to six weeks for delivery. You may also click here to access our Annual Reports online.

Q: How can I obtain SEC documents such as a prospectus, a 10-K, or a 10-Q?

A: SEC documents are accessible on the Internet by clicking here.

Disneyland Paris (Euro Disney Stock)
Q: How do I receive financial information regarding Euro Disney?

A: The French company Euro Disney S.C.A., parent company of Euro Disney Associés S.C.A., operator of Disneyland Resort Paris has its own investor relations department and a dedicated Shareholders Club.

To obtain financial information about Euro Disney or Disneyland Resort Paris, you should contact:

Euro Disney S.C.A. Shareholders Club
BP 100-F-77777
Marne-la-Valleé
Cedex 4
France
Phone: 011-331-6474-5630*
From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Friday, Paris time
Fax : 011-331-6474-5636
www.eurodisney.com
Email : dlp.actionnaires@disney.com

 

* Note: You must be 18 or older, or have the permission of your parent or guardian to dial this number.

Q: Where can I locate a quote on Euro Disney stock?

A: The most recent Company news and the share quotation are also available on the corporate website disneylandparis.fr.

From any browser, we invite you to launch a search on EDLPA, you will find the stock quote next to Euro Disney, Euronext Paris stock market (SRD), ISIN FR0000125874.

Historical Financial Information
Q: Where can I find Historical Financial Information?

A: On this website you can access the latest -- as well as historical -- annual report, proxy statement and earnings press releases.

Shareholder Replacement Checks
Who should I contact regarding replacement checks?

A: For information related to a replacement check, please visit the shareholder portal by clicking here.

Transfer Agent
Q: Who is the transfer agent?

A: Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions (“Broadridge”) is now the Stock Transfer Agent and Registrar for The Walt Disney Company.

Written Inquiries:
Disney Investor Relations
c/o Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions
P.O. Box 1342
Brentwood, NY 11717

Overnight Mail:
Disney Investor Relations
c/o Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions
1155 Long Island Avenue
Edgewood, NY 11717

Window Service:
400 North Brand Blvd., Suite 900
Glendale, CA 91203

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Pacific Time

 

Adjusted Cost Basis
Q: How can I determine my adjusted cost basis for my investment, especially if I had dividend reinvestments?

A: Click Here to access a tool that will assist you in calculating your adjusted cost basis. You will need your annual plan statements to utilize this tool. If you do not have your historical statements, please contact Disney Investor Relations.

XBRL
Q: What is XBRL?

A: XBRL (eXtensible Business Reporting Language) is an XML-based language for the electronic transmission of business and financial data. XBRL data, also referred to as "interactive data" by the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC), does not change accounting standards or methods used for financial and business reporting; it is an electronic filing format for annual and quarterly reports that is supplemental to existing formats (ASCII or HTML).

Q: How do I view an XBRL document?

A: The XBRL exhibits provided on The Walt Disney Company's investor relations website are available for download through a zip file and may be viewed by importing them into an XBRL viewer application of your choice.

XBRL documents can also be viewed in a web-friendly format through the SEC's Interactive Financial Report Viewer. To view Disney's company filings in interactive format, click on the "Interactive Data" link, where available, on the Disney filing section of the SEC website.