Bob Iger


  • NEW YORK— Disney Chairman and CEO Robert Iger's compensation jumped to $43.7 million in 2014 as the company had a blockbuster year. The Burbank, California, company's net income rose 22 percent to $7.5 billion in its fiscal year that ended Sept. 27, aided by strong performance for films including "Frozen,"'' Maleficent, "and Marvel's" Guardians of the Galaxy "and" Captain...

  • Jan 16- Walt Disney Co hiked Chief Executive Robert Iger's total compensation by 36 percent in 2014, a regulatory filing showed. Iger, who has led the company to record profits, received a compensation of $46.5 million in 2014, compared with $34.3 million in 2013, according to a filing on Friday with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

  • Disney's blockbuster year  Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 8:42 AM ET

    Michal Lev-Ram, Fortune senior writer, discusses the driving force behind Disney's tech empire. They have a lot coming up in the pipeline, says Lev-Ram. Also a look at News Corp acquisitions strategy.

  • Cramer's bright side to the selloff Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 6:12 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Don't panic! Jim Cramer sees a bright side to the market selloff and has a few suggestions on how to benefit.

  • Cramer on Disney: Can I say something crazy? Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 6:31 PM ET
    A Disney store in Times Square, New York City.

    Jim Cramer reviews Disney stock as a possible long-term investment for Veterans, so they can sleep peacefully at night and not obsess on investments.

  • Disney's bundle strategy  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO & editor-in-chief, and the "Squawk Alley" team, discuss Disney CEO Bob Iger's approach to the bundle and delivering "over-the-top" content.

  • Cramer: Facebook & Google vs. Disney?  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 9:06 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber discuss Disney's fiscal Q4 earnings results and softness in advertising revenue. Cramer asks if Facebook and Google are the ones taking ad dollars from Disney.

  • Disney's hot expectations for 'Frozen'  Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 6:44 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin sits down with Disney CEO Bob Iger to discuss the company's future media plans, including the outlook on upcoming movies and theme parks.

  • Nov 6- Walt Disney Co posted quarterly profit that fell in line with Wall Street expectations as the media and theme park giant rode the blockbuster performance of its movie box office hits "Maleficent" and "Guardians of the Galaxy." Disney will experiment with online offerings, Iger said, including ESPN's planned streaming service of some NBA games.

  • LOS ANGELES, Nov 6- Walt Disney Co said on Thursday it will extend one of Pixar's most successful film franchises by making "Toy Story 4" for release in 2017, directed by John Lasseter. Iger called 2010' s "Toy Story 3" a "tremendous success" with more than $1 billion at the global box office and $10 billion in retail sales. "Toy Story" was the first feature film made by Pixar...

  • Disney shares fall as cable, broadcasting miss Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 4:15 PM ET
    The Magic Kingdom park at Walt Disney World Resort.

    Walt Disney reported earnings of 89 cents per share, on revenue of $12.39 billion, largely in line with Wall Street estimates.

  • Disney EPS in-line, revenue beats  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    Disney is reporting EPS of $0.89 on a revenue beat of $12.39 billion, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Bob Iger: Q4 driven by across the board success  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    Disney chairman and CEO Bob Iger joins CNBC's Julia Boorstin to discuss the company's fourth quarter performance. Iger also provides perspective into its Marvel brand and release of a new Star Wars movie, "The Force Awakens."

  • A lot to be excited about at Disney: Pro  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 4:12 PM ET

    Robert Luna, Surevest, previews Disney's Q4 earnings report.

  • Disney CEO Bob Iger takes on Sphero mentorship as part of Disney's Accelerator program. "Always step back, look at the big picture," Iger advises. With Sphero's CEO, Paul Berberian.

  • Disney magic sparks start-up dreams  Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 7:46 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on her interview with Disney CEO Bob Iger about his company's mentoring program.

  • LOS ANGELES, Oct 2- The Walt Disney Co extended Chairman and Chief Executive Bob Iger's contract by two years through June 2018, the media company said on Thursday. The company did not announce a successor for Iger. He had previously announced plans to step down as CEO in April 2015 but later agreed to stay in that role through June 2016.

  • Discovery to rebrand struggling Hub kids network Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 1:34 PM ET
    The Discovery Communications logo is shown on the exhibit floor during the National Cable and Telecommunications Association (NCTA) Cable Show in Washington.

    Discovery plans to rebrand its Hub Network—the kids channel it co-owns with Hasbro—as Discovery Family, in an attempt broaden its ad prospects.

  • Aug 5- Media company Walt Disney Co's quarterly profit blew past Wall Street expectations, with a muscular performance from its "Captain America" movie, higher attendance at U.S. theme parks and brisk sales of merchandise tied to mega-hit "Frozen." Shares of Disney rose 15 cents in after-hours trading to $86.90 after closing at $86.75 on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • More 'Star Wars' coming to Disney parks, CEO says Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 6:01 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Aug 5- Walt Disney Co is working on plans to bring more of its "Star Wars" franchise into the company's theme parks, Chief Executive Bob Iger said on Tuesday. Disney is "developing designs for a far greater' Star Wars' presence in the parks," Iger said on a conference call after the company released its quarterly results.