It seems like every major studio has at least one successful movie. The top ten motion picture box office hits for the end of the first quarter, and the companies that distribute them, are as follows:
21 distributed by Columbia Pictures, which is owned by Sony Corp. (SNE). PE of 15.5, PEG of 0.92, and yield of 0.5%.
Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation subsidiary of News Corp. (NWS-A). PE is 18, PEG is 1.06, yield is 0.6%.
Superhero Movie Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., subsidiary of Sony, and Comcast Corp. (CMCSA). PE is 23, PEG is 1.42, and yield is 1.3%.
Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns Lions Gate Entertainment (LGF). Forward PE of 28.
Drillbit Taylor Paramount Pictures owned by Viacom, Inc. (VIA-B). PE is 15.
Shutter Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation subsidiary of News Corp. (NWS-A).
10,000 B.C. Warner Bros. Entertainment, subsidiary of Time Warner (TWX). PE is 12, PEG is 0.95, yield is 1.8%.
Stop-Loss Paramount Pictures owned by Viacom.
College Road Trip Walt Disney Pictures (DIS). PE is 15, PEG is 1.04, and the yield is 1.1%.
The Bank Job Lions Gate Entertainment.
Author owns NWS-A, TWX, and DIS.
By Fred Fuld at Stockerblog.com