Bob Iger


  • Disney hikes ticket prices at US theme parks Sunday, 22 Feb 2015 | 4:11 PM ET

    The Walt Disney Co. raised ticket prices to attend Disneyland, Walt Disney World and the rest of its U.S. theme parks, effective Sunday. Single-day tickets for the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, are now $105, up from $99. For the quarter ended Dec. 27, revenue for the segment rose 9 percent to $3.9 billion, as attendance at the company's...

  • LOS ANGELES, Feb 5- Walt Disney Co named Thomas Staggs, the head of its theme parks and resorts unit, as chief operating officer of the company on Thursday, putting him in the lead to succeed Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger in 2018.. Disney shares rose 1.2 percent to $102.52 in afternoon trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Staggs and Chief Financial Officer Jay...

  • LOS ANGELES, Feb 5- Walt Disney Co named parks division chief Thomas Staggs as chief operating officer of the media and theme park company on Thursday, putting him in the race to succeed Chief Executive Bob Iger. Iger recently extended his contract through June 2018. Staggs and Chief Financial Officer Jay Rasulo have been considered leading candidates to...

  • Disney parks chief Staggs named chief operating officer Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 12:25 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Feb 5- Walt Disney Co named parks division chief Thomas Staggs as chief operating officer of the media and theme park company, making him the likely successor to Chief Executive Bob Iger.

  • Disney crushes, it's the anti-media company: Analyst  Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 11:34 AM ET

    Disney's Q4 earnings beat expectations, and the stock is in the green. Anthony DiClemente, Nomura analyst, has a buy rating on the stock, and explains why Disney could be the "anti-media" company.

  • Disney's 'Frozen' boost  Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015 | 10:07 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Disney's focus on the "Frozen" franchise, and what CEO Bob Iger had to say about the health of the U.S. consumer.

  • Feb 3- Walt Disney Co's quarterly profit topped Wall Street's estimates as its blockbuster animated film "Frozen" heated up home entertainment and toy sales, and visitors flocked to the company's U.S. theme parks. Chief Executive Bob Iger told CNBC that there had been no discernable impact on parks from a measles outbreak that health officials have said began at...

  • Why 'Frozen' exemplifies Disney's success Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 5:51 PM ET
    Still from the movie "Frozen"

    Disney CEO bob Iger said his company's recent success is due to a strategy exemplified by the smash hit "Frozen."

  • Measles hasn't impacted business: Disney CEO Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 5:03 PM ET
    Bob Iger, chairman and CEO of the Walt Disney Company

    Disney CEO Bob Iger said while the measles outbreak hasn't hurt business, this would be a smart thing for parents to do.

  • Disney posts huge earnings beat Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 4:15 PM ET
    The Walt Disney Co. characters Mickey Mouse, front left, and Minnie Mouse perform in front of the Cinderella Castle during an event named 'Disney Natsu Matsuri' at Tokyo Disneyland, operated by Oriental Land Co., in Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture, Japan

    Disney blew past Wall Street's expectations Tuesday, reporting adjusted earnings of $1.27 a share on revenue of $13.39 billion.

  • 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 CEO gets $46.5 million in 2014 total comp  Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 5:06 PM ET

    Disney CEO Bob Iger's compensation in 2014 was up 36 percent from 2013, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • Cramer Remix: The MVPs of today’s market Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 7:07 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer on the CEOs coaching their companies to new highs.

  • Cramer's bankable Bobs: CEOs leading the way Tuesday, 13 Jan 2015 | 6:29 PM ET
    Bob Iger, chairman and CEO of the Walt Disney Company

    In a volatile environment, Jim Cramer nominates two bankable CEOs who will lead the way. And yes, they are both named Bob.

  • The time Apple hijacked CES, without being there Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 11:42 AM ET
    Steve Jobs

    As CES wraps up Friday, the ending date of Jan. 9 has particular significance to techies. It's the eighth anniversary of Apple's iPhone launch.

  • 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.