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Return on investment The Walt Disney Company has four major sectors, described as follows • Media Networks: The ABC television and radio network. Disney channel, ESPN, A&E, E!, and Disney.com . • Parks and Resorts: Wall Disney World Resort. Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line, and other resort properties. • Studio Entertainment: WaltDisney Pictures, Touchstone Pictures, Hollywood Pictures, Miramax Films, and Buena Vista Theatrical Productions. • Consumer Products: Character merchandising. Disney stores, hooks, and magazines. Disney recently reported sector operating income, revenue, and invested assets (in millions) as follows a.Use the DuPont formula to determine the return on investment for the four Disney sectors. Round profit margin and return on investment to one decimal place and investment turnover to two decimal places. b.How do the four sectors differ in their profit margin, investment turnover, and return on investment?

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Carl Warren
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Chapter 14, Problem 14.14E
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Return on investment
The Walt Disney Company has four major sectors, described as follows
• Media Networks: The ABC television and radio network. Disney channel, ESPN, A&E, E!, and Disney.com.
• Parks and Resorts: Wall Disney World Resort. Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line, and other resort properties.
• Studio Entertainment: WaltDisney Pictures, Touchstone Pictures, Hollywood Pictures, Miramax Films, and Buena Vista Theatrical Productions.

• Consumer Products: Character merchandising. Disney stores, hooks, and magazines.
Disney recently reported sector operating income, revenue, and invested assets (in millions) as follows
Chapter 14, Problem 14.14E, Return on investment The Walt Disney Company has four major sectors, described as follows • Media
a.Use the DuPont formula to determine the return on investment for the four Disney sectors. Round profit margin and return on investment to one decimal place and investment turnover to two decimal places.
b.How do the four sectors differ in their profit margin, investment turnover, and return on investment?

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