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Nov 12- Dish Network Corp is closer to reaching a large-scale programming deal with Disney that would help the satellite TV provider avoid a possible blackout of popular networks such as ABC and ESPN, Chairman Charlie Ergen said on Tuesday.
LOS ANGELES, Nov 7- Walt Disney Co reported a 12 gain in profit that beat Wall Street expectations, lifted by higher visitor spending at U.S. theme parks, increased consumer product sales and its summer animated movie hit " Monsters University."
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 22- Shortly after signing on as chief operating officer at Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg was looking to connect with people in a similar role- No. 2 to a brilliant and passionate young founder.
LOS ANGELES, Aug 6- Walt Disney Co expects to lose between $160 million and $190 million on its expensive summer movie bomb "The Lone Ranger," the media giant said on Tuesday as it reported a small gain in quarterly profit that beat Wall Street forecasts.
LOS ANGELES, July 12- Walt Disney Co, Twenty-First Century Fox Inc and Comcast's NBCUniversal said on Friday they decided to keep their video streaming website Hulu and will invest $750 million to help it grow. One is Time Warner Cable, which had offered to make an equity investment in Hulu, two sources told Reuters.
July 12- Walt Disney Co, Twenty-First Century Fox Inc and NBCUniversal said on Friday they will keep their ownership stakes in video streaming website Hulu and will invest $750 million to help it grow.
July 7- Liberty Media Corp Chairman John Malone, who has bought and sold cable and media companies for decades, might be the most popular billionaire roaming the Sun Valley Resort as deal making returns to the spotlight at the annual gathering of media and tech moguls.
Disney will release new "Star Wars" films every year starting in 2015, with Chris Wyman, Tampa Star Wars Club, and Grady Smith, Entertainment Weekly.
Activist shareholders are failing in their attempt to change the way Disney does business at the top, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin. David Miller, Caris & Company, and Eleanor Bloxham, The Value Alliance, weigh in.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin provides a preview of what to expect at the company's annual meeting with shareholders.
The California State Teachers' Retirement System wants Disney to strip its CEO Bob Iger of his chairman status. Jack Ehnes, CALSTRS CEO, offers insight.
Disney reported Q1 earnings of $0.79 per share. Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his reaction to Disney's earnings, and how to play it.
Disney's CEO Bob Iger announced on CNBC yesterday there will be a Star Wars 7, 8 & 9, as well as several others not a part of the main franchise. How to play the news, with Jeff Tomasulo, Belpointe and Steve Cortes, Veracruz.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin talks to Disney CEO Robert Iger about advertising trends, where consumers are spending and his outlook for the global economy.
Things are getting serious at the Magic Kingdom: Disney started an internal cost-cutting review and is mulling layoffs.
On the heels of an earnings report that was right in line with expectations, Disney’s CEO Bob Iger says he has “great confidence in Disney’s availability to sustain growth” from its biggest business, the media networks.
Bob Iger, president & CEO of The Walt Disney Company, offers insight on the company's quarter, the Lucasfilm buy and its digital plans. "I look forward to continuing to interact with George [Lucas], but he will be a consultant," he says. He also weighs in on the fiscal cliff. With CNBC's Maria Bartiromo and Julia Boorstin.
In a video message posted online this week shortly after Walt Disney announced its $4 bn purchase of Lucasfilm, Bob Iger, Disney's chief executive, told viewers what the media group was getting for its money.
LOS ANGELES, Oct 30- Walt Disney Co agreed to buy filmmaker George Lucas's Lucasfilm Ltd and its ``Star Wars'' franchise for $4.05 billion in cash and stock, a b lockbuster deal that includes the surprise promise of a new film in the series in 2015..
LOS ANGELES, Oct 30- Walt Disney Co has agreed to buy filmmaker George Lucas's Lucasfilm Ltd and the ``Star Wars'' franchise for $4.05 billion in cash and stock, a b lockbuster deal that includes the surprise promise of a new film in the series in 2015..