Fuchs wrote, “To the Business Press Maven’s eye, Gina Keating over at Reuters did a pitch-perfect job, not even mentioning the next-to meaningless net income slide until halfway through the article. Here is her headline: ‘Disney profit beats Street, no sign economy hurts.’ And the masterful lead:
“Walt Disney Co’s quarterly profit topped Wall Street targets as Disney World set attendance records and its TV and consumer businesses grew despite a turbulent U.S. economy, while executives said they were ‘pretty optimistic.'”
“Gina’s story accurately reflects what investors need to know: This was really a top-notch report, with broad-based strength evidenced over several of the firm’s businesses in a challenging environment. Let’s not confuse it by featuring one-time nonsense too prominently. Gina — and Disney — The Business Press Maven genuflects in your general direction.”
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