As Disney's Bob Iger celebrates 10 years, Michael Morris, entertainment & media analyst at Guggenheim, discusses the CEO's incredible achievements.» Read More
Oct 1- Apple Inc said on Thursday it appointed James Bell, Boeing Co's former chief financial officer, to its board. Bell, who was Boeing's CFO from 2003 to 2012, is on the board of several other companies, including JPMorgan Chase& Co and Dow Chemical Co.. Apple's 8- member board includes Walt Disney Co CEO Robert Iger and former United States Vice President Albert...
It's time for the dinner toasts at Friday's lavish state dinner for China. President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, have welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife, Peng Liyuan, to the White House for a state dinner. China's leader and Obama met for several hours at the White House earlier Friday.
Sept 22- Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet industry captains this week as he kicks off a U.S. visit that also includes a black-tie state dinner at the White House hosted by President Barack Obama. Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook Amazon.com Inc CEO Jeff Bezos Berkshire Hathaway Inc CEO Warren. General Motors Co CEO Mary Barra Honeywell International Inc CEO David Cote...
Rich Greenfield, BTIG media analyst, explains why Disney is not safe from cord-cutting, and the biggest challenges for niche basic cable networks.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why investors need to keep an eye on Disney shares today.
Disney CEO Bob Iger announcing that "Star Wars" will get its own "themed land" at Disney's U.S. parks, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Anaheim, Calif., Aug 15- "Star Wars" is being transported from a galaxy far, far away to California and Florida after Walt Disney Co announced plans for two theme park expansions that will bring the celebrated film franchise to life. The 14- acre "Star Wars" lands at Anaheim, California's Disneyland and Orlando, Florida's Walt Disney World will introduce a new planet...
Disney CEO Bob Iger says "Star Wars" is getting its own themed land at Disney parks, which he announced at the company's expo on Saturday.
Big media's strategies for adapting to the fast-growing over-the-top service model could be making their troubles worse.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer on what’s behind today’s decline in media stocks.
Jim Cramer explains why Disney is different from all of the other media stocks, and why it could bounce.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer on where the House of Mouse is headed.
Jim Cramer heard three words from Disney's CEO that wrecked the stock & prompted all entertainment stocks to plummet Wednesday.
Aug 5- Nagging investor concerns over viewers cutting the cord on cable television and moving online turned into a rout in the sector's shares on Wednesday after Walt Disney Co reported a dip in subscribers for its cornerstone sports channel ESPN and rivals produced a mixed batch of earnings. Disney's shares fell 9 percent on Wednesday, wiping $18 billion off...
Aug 5- Nagging investor concerns over viewers cutting the cord on cable television or moving online turned into a rout in the sector's shares on Wednesday after Walt Disney Co reported a dip in subscribers for its cornerstone sports channel ESPN and rivals produced a mixed batch of earnings. Disney's shares fell 9 percent on Wednesday, wiping $18 billion off...
Netflix is expensive, but it's poised for margin and revenue growth and has more leverage with studios than ever, RBC Capital's Mark Mahaney said.
Robert Iger, Walt Disney Company CEO, discusses the gap in viewership.
Robert Iger, Walt Disney Company CEO, shares his thoughts on adopting new technology to distribute to consumers.
We view Netflix as a compliment to "traditional television," says Robert Iger, Walt Disney Company CEO, sharing his thoughts on competition among Internet content providers.
Robert Iger, Walt Disney Company CEO, says Disney's buyback plan is tied to future growth prospects in movie sequels, theme parks and programming.