Walt Disney Co


  • Midday Glance: Media companies Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 1:19 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. rose$. 26 or. 5 percent, to $52.88. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 74 or. 9 percent, to $85.53. Gannett fell$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $27.21.

  • Early Glance: Media companies Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 10:30 AM ET

    Comcast Corp. fell$. 02 or percent, to $52.60. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 68 or. 8 percent, to $85.59. Gannett fell$. 36 or 1.3 percent, to $26.91.

  • BEIJING, Oct 13- Universal Studios said on Monday it had a sealed an agreement to open a $3.3 billion theme park in Beijing, the culmination of a 13- year effort to enter China's fast-growing entertainment market. Tom Williams, chief executive of Universal Parks and Resorts, told a news conference in Beijing that the park would also aim to draw visitors from...

  • SpiderMan may swing over Beijing in new theme park Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 6:04 AM ET

    China has been a major booster of animated movies such as "Transformers: Age of Extinction"— which was partly filmed in China— and "The Amazing Spider-Man 2." Brand is becoming more important to Chinese market as its middle class pours cash into entertainment, and malls and parks across China are installing animation and cartoon-themed attractions to woo...

  • Reuters Business News Schedule at 1800 GMT/4 PM ET Sunday, 12 Oct 2014 | 4:06 PM ET

    NEW YORK- For Federal Reserve officials already worried about a persistent lack of U.S. wage and price growth, one corner of the bond market may be suggesting even more reason for alarm. The Treasury Inflation Protected Securities market is suggesting price stagnation may be just around the corner. NEW YORK- U.S. regulators are asking banks for more detail on...

  • 'Gone Girl' tops box office for second weekend Sunday, 12 Oct 2014 | 12:03 PM ET

    The Fox thriller starring Ben Affleck as a man whose wife goes missing is poised to top the box office for a second week with $26.8 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates Sunday. "There's a mystery that's surrounding this movie," said Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst for box-office tracker Rentrak. Two Warner Bros. films round out the top...

  • Now, Time Warner Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes faces a similar moment of reckoning after rejecting a bid for $85 a share from Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox. Time Warner is trading at around $73- more than twice its price since Bewkes took over as CEO in 2008, but still below Murdoch's original $85 bid. Time Warner shares have dropped 15 percent since...

  • Midday Glance: Media companies Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 1:19 PM ET

    Comcast Corp. rose$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $53.40. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 67 or. 8 percent, to $86.38. Gannett rose$. 01 or percent, to $27.90.

  • Early Glance: Media companies Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 10:28 AM ET

    Comcast Corp. rose$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $53.38. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 82 or 1.0 percent, to $86.53. Gannett fell$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $27.86.

  • Your first trade for Thursday Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 6:44 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Some of Monday's midday movers.

  • Wall Street looks set for more gains; HP eyed Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 6:55 AM ET

    Wall Street looked set to open higher on Monday, building on the global rally seen after Friday's better-than-expected non-farm payrolls.

  • From turtles to ice buckets, what's hot for Halloween Saturday, 4 Oct 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Snow White costume

    With Halloween falling on a Friday, many shoppers are stocking up—and spending more—so they're not caught in the same outfit as they celebrate all weekend.

  • Stocks heading to 200-day moving average: Grasso Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 5:59 PM ET

    Stocks might have further to fall, Stuart Frankel & Co.’s Steve Grasso says.

  • US stocks end little moved before jobs report Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 4:39 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks fell Thursday, as jobless claims fell and the ECB said it would step up stimulus.

  • 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.

  • Disney extends Iger's contract: Report     Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 2:01 PM ET

    Disney is extending CEO Bob Iger's contract by two years, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Cramer: Amazon's power only goes so far with Disney Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 3:14 PM ET

    After nearly a two month dispute between Disney and Amazon, the Wall Street Journal reports that the two companies are close to settlement.

  • Amazon-Disney settling dispute?     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 9:17 AM ET

    Amazon and Disney are reportedly close to settling a dispute over pricing and promotion. The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the dispute and power of Disney.

  • Amazon, Disney close to settling movie dispute: WSJ Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 8:07 AM ET
    Still from the movie "Frozen"

    Amazon appears close to settling a nearly two-month dispute with Disney during which Amazon stopped offering Disney DVDs for preorder, WSJ reported.