The total number of coronavirus infection cases globally reached 766,300, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
U.S. stock futures, in a highly volatile overnight session, are pointing to a mixed open Wednesday.
In the last 15 years, Bob Iger has facilitated one of the most remarkable revitalizations of any iconic American brand.
Rich Paul, the CEO of Klutch Sports Group, will launch a new venture called "Klutch Conversations" this week during NBA All-Star weekend in Chicago.
Iger said "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" will arrive on Disney+ in August, "WandaVision" in December and "The Mandalorian" season 2 in October.
While new shows like "The Mandalorian" will drive subscribers to Disney's service, much of its strategy is predicated on stirring up sentimentality around movies and shows in Disney's lexicon.
U.S. stock futures point to a higher open for the Dow on Friday, a day after more records on Wall Street.
Disney will give former Fox network FX a spot on Hulu. The network will create original content for the streaming service and episodes of FX shows that air on TV will be available to stream on Hulu within hours of going live.
Dimon even recommended that the movie, which unsurprisingly never got made, should star Bette Midler and Julia Louis-Dreyfus.
Over the course of CEO Bob Iger's tenure, Disney has acquired Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm and, most recently, 20th Century Fox. The first three acquisitions alone have earned Disney more than $33.8 billion at the global box office.
Walt Disney Chief Executive Bob Iger said it would be "very difficult" for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a new abortion law takes effect because many people will not want to work in that state.
Disney's Bob Iger says the company's $2 billion investment in its new "Star Wars" theme parks will be a boon for the parks and the franchise.
The pay gap at Citigroup, led by Corbat since 2012, is the biggest among big U.S. banks
Sen. Bernie Sanders criticized CEO Bob Iger's salary and said Disney should use "Avengers: Endgame" box-office haul to give its workers raises.
Disney and Netflix are fighting to win the loyalty, and paid subscriptions, of the world's TV watchers.
Abigail Disney, granddaughter of Disney's co-founder, said the CEO's level of pay is too high compared with that of his median employee.
Disney's stock surged after the company introduced Disney+, a streaming platform and Netflix competitor.
Kay Koplovitz, former USA Networks chairman and CEO, joins 'Closing Bell' to discuss Disney's new streaming service and who are the big competitors in the field.
Some Wall Street analysts are doubtful of Disney+'s ability to disrupt Netflix's dominant position.
CNBC's "The Exchange" is joined by Jessica Reif Ehrlich from Bank of America Merrill Lynch to discuss what Disney's new streaming service means for investors as the company's shares soar in Friday's trading session.