Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos sent Goop founder Gwyneth Paltrow an email, but when she responded "'I would die for the opportunity to sit down and ask you a bunch of questions' . . . he never wrote me back."
Filmmaker, Philanthropist and Disney heiress Abigail Disney sits down with "Squawk Box" to discuss the merits of raising taxes on the extreme wealthy and how her organization The Patriotic Millionaires hopes this could help solve the problem of wealth inequality.
Abigail Disney, granddaughter of Roy Disney, co-founder of The Walt Disney Co. with brother Walt Disney, said Thursday on CNBC's "Squawk Box" that she thinks "CEOs in general are paid far too much."
Disney amended its compensation agreement with CEO Bob Iger on Monday, reducing his overall opportunities for bonuses in the company's $71 billion deal to merge with Fox's media operations.
CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber break down Disney's earnings results and where they see the company going.
Feb 5- Walt Disney Co reported quarterly earnings on Tuesday that handily topped Wall Street estimates thanks to a booming theme park business and growth at its ABC broadcast network as the company invests in a digital media future. Disney, whose media properties include ESPN and the Disney Channels along with ABC, is trying to transform into a digital...
Disney is focused on luring users to its streaming business as more consumers cut the cord. However, the move comes at a steep cost.
Feb 5- Walt Disney Co reported first-quarter profit and revenue that beat analysts' estimates on Tuesday, helped by higher customer spending at its U.S. theme parks and resorts, as well as growth in its ABC broadcast network. Net income attributable to Disney fell to $2.79 billion, or $1.86 per share, in the first quarter ended Dec. 29 from $4.42 billion, or $2.91 per...
The company is ramping up expansion of its streaming products, ESPN+ and Disney+.
Both Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm are slated to release films that wrap up their respective sagas, but only one seems to have a clear future.
Disney reported losses of more than $1 billion tied to its ownership of Hulu and BAMtech, which powers ESPN+ and other streaming services.
If the former New York City mayor contributes that much to his own campaign, he will have one of the largest 2020 war chests and a stark advantage over the other Democratic presidential nominee hopefuls.
Amazon's presence in Disney's regional sports network sale could be great for Bob Iger as long as it doesn't win.
LOS ANGELES, Nov 12- Stan Lee, who dreamed up Spider-Man, Iron Man, the Hulk, Black Panther and a cavalcade of other Marvel Comics superheroes that became mythic figures in pop culture with soaring success at the movie box office, died at the age of 95, his daughter said on Monday. She did not mention the circumstances of Lee's death but the celebrity news website TMZ...
Lee was the creator of dozens of now-iconic comic-book heroes, including Spider-Man, X-Men, the Avengers, the Fantastic Four and Black Panther.
Farhad Manjoo of The New York Times and Walter Isaacson, Perella Weinberg advisory partner and Aspen Institute distinguished fellow, join 'Squawk on the Street' to discuss Disney after the company reported strong earnings.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss Disney's quarterly earnings report.
Steven Cahall, RBC Capital Markets analyst, discusses Disney's quarterly earnings and what the media giant's streaming service means for investors.
Nov 8- Walt Disney Co results beat Wall Street estimates on Thursday thanks to summer crowds that swarmed into its theme parks and filled theaters showing Marvel movie "Ant-Man and the Wasp." Net income climbed 33 percent to $2.3 billion and adjusted earnings per share of $1.48 for beat analysts' consensus of $1.34, according to IBES data from Refinitiv.
LOS ANGELES, Nov 8- A new "Star Wars" prequel series is on its way, this time for Walt Disney Co's planned streaming service, Disney Chief Executive Bob Iger said on Thursday. The live action series will be a prequel to the 2016 movie "Rogue One: A Star Wars" and will star Diego Luna, Iger said in an earnings call. Iger also said Disney is developing a new series based around...