BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  Morning Run  >  Morning Brief  >  With Revenue Uncertainty, Can Disney Handle COVID-19?

With Revenue Uncertainty, Can Disney Handle COVID-19?

Neil Macker, Senior Analyst, Morningstar Research Services

15-Jul-20 07:37

With Revenue Uncertainty, Can Disney Handle COVID-19?

With a new Covid-19 outbreak in the Hong Kong, Hong Kong Disneyland has had to close again after a month as social distancing measures return. On the flip side, Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom reopened in Florida despite the state reporting more than 15,000 cases last Saturday.

Keeping in mind that the crisis has already cost Walt Disney $1.4 billion in lost profits in the last quarter, how will Disney weather the Covid-19 pandemic?

We also get into Disney's competition with Netflix, and whether Disney+ will be enough to offset the damage done by Covid-19.

Produced by: Lyn Mak

Presented by: Roshan Kanesan, Lyn Mak, Noelle Lim


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  Hong Kong DisneylandDisneylandWalt DisneyDisney+NetflixHospitality, Tourism, ConventionsEconomy, MarketsTravel

Business
Life

Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : Morning Brief

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:05 AM

Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:05 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Mohd Salem Khailany, CEO, UDA Holdings

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

The Property Show

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Next Facebook?

11:05 AM

Tech Talk

MSP with Matt Armitage

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Mohd Salem Khailany, CEO, UDA Holdings

2:05 PM

Live & Learn

Stay Home & Watch Films: About Refugees

3:00 PM

Good Things

tbc

4:05 PM

Health and Living

Doctor in the House: Why We Need Continuous Genomic Surveillance of COVID-19 Variants

5:05 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

KIV

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

8:05 PM

On The Ball

9:00 PM

A Bit of Culture

10:00 PM

The Flow