Where Will DreamWorks Animation Go Next?
With shares of Dreamworks Animation (NYSE:DWA) trading around $34, is DWA an OUTPERFORM, WAIT AND SEE, or STAY AWAY? Let’s analyze the stock with the relevant sections of our CHEAT SHEET investing framework:
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Dreamworks is engaged in the development and production of animated films and their associated characters in the worldwide film, home entertainment, television, merchandising and licensing markets. The company aims to create family entertainment, including animated feature films, television specials and series, live entertainment properties and related consumer products, meant for audiences of all ages. The company’s films are distributed through many outlets by Paramount Pictures Corporation, a subsidiary of Viacom (NYSE:VIA).
Dreamworks has teamed up with YouTube to create a new series, “YouTube Nation,” according to media reports on Friday. The Glendale animation studio will co-produce the series with the online video-sharing website. YouTube, a San Bruno-based subsidiary of Google Inc., will provide the financing, the Los Angeles Times reported.