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Fed chief, Disney send Dow, S&P 500 to records

An upbeat economic assessment from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and a solid start to Disney's streaming video service sent the Dow and S&P 500 to record closing highs. Conway G. Gittens reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 13th, 2019

Disney lifts Dow, S&P 500 to records while trade tensions cast shadow

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 posted record closing highs on Wednesday helped by a big jump in Walt Disney shares, but the Nasdaq fell as stocks were kept in check by fresh uncertainty over U.S.-China trade relations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 13th, 2019

Disney helps lift Dow, S&P to records; Nasdaq dips

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 hit record highs on Wednesday helped by a big jump in Walt Disney shares, but the Nasdaq fell and gains were kept in check by fresh uncertainty over U.S.-China trade relations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 13th, 2019

Strong Demand For Disney"s Streaming Service Could Bode Well For Consumer Spending

Today, investors are scheduled to get the second major economic speech in as many days as the Federal Reserve chief will follow comments from President Trump that didn’t have .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaNov 13th, 2019

S&P 500 posts fifth week of gains as Wall St. hits records

The three major U.S. stock indexes posted record closing highs and the S&P 500 registered a fifth straight week of gains on Friday as investors brushed aside worries over the progress of U.S.-China trade talks and as Walt Disney shares rose......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 8th, 2019

"Frozen 2" is already on pace to smash box-office records

Disney Fandango announced on Tuesday that "Frozen 2" beat Fandango's record for biggest first-d.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 5th, 2019

P&G taps Disney CFO to join board

Procter & Gamble shareholders today are to vote to add to the company’s board the chief financial officer of the Walt Disney Co. Christine McCarthy, 64, who has been CFO of Disney (NYSE: DIS) since 2015 and before that had been treasurer of the gl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 8th, 2019

Netflix chief says "The Crown" will look a bargain after streaming explosion

The boss of Netflix says the looming arrival of Apple , Disney and NBC to the global streaming market will push content costs to levels that make its epic drama about the British Royal family "look like a bargain"......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 20th, 2019

Bob Iger: Disney"s link to Apple and Steve Jobs was stronger than we knew

"I believe that if Steve were still alive, we would have combined our companies, or at least discussed the possibility very seriously," the Disney chief writes in his memoir......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 19th, 2019

Key Words: An Apple-Disney merger? Here’s how Bob Iger says it could have happened

Apple Inc. and the Walt Disney Co. could have merged had Steve Jobs not died, Disney Chief Executive Bob Iger believes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 18th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple’s board

Walt Disney Co.’s Chief Executive Robert Iger resigned from Apple Inc.’s board of directors, the tech giant said on Friday, severing a yearslong connection between the two companies as they prepare to launch competing video-streaming services......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2019

Disney chief Bob Iger resigns from Apple"s board as the two companies prepare competing streaming services

Bob Iger, chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Co, has resigned from the board of directors of Apple Inc. The news came via a one-line filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that indicated the move was made earlier this week on Sept. 10......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2019

Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board as TV battle looms

Apple Inc said on Friday Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger had resigned from the company's board of directors on Sept. 10 as the two companies prepare to take each other on head-to-head in the streaming television business......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 13th, 2019

Disney CEO Iger resigns from Apple board

Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Bob Iger has resigned from the board of Apple Inc. , the Silicon Valley company said in a filing late Friday. Iger resigned on Tuesday, according to the filing, w.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2019

Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board

Apple Inc said on Friday Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger had resigned from the company's board of directors on Sept. 10......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2019

Clearwater cybersecurity firm FairWarning names new CEO

A Clearwater cybersecurity firm has a new CEO. FairWarning, a security company with a specialty in protecting electronic health records, has hired Ed Holmes as its new chief executive officer. Patrick Marschall occupied the interim CEO spot since.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2019

Frank Holmes: Negative Real Interest Rates to Send Gold Soaring

Mike Gleason: It is my privilege now to welcome in Frank Holmes, CEO and chief investment officer at US Global Investors. Mr. Holmes has recei.....»»

Category: bullionSource: goldsilverworldsAug 23rd, 2019

Danish regulator prepares report for police on Danske overcharging

Denmark's financial watchdog has prepared a draft report to send to Danish police over Danske Bank's overcharging of customers, a scandal that led to the dismissal of the bank's former interim chief executive......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 21st, 2019

Disney reports record revenue, but stock falls as Fox acquisition hurts earnings

The Walt Disney Co. reported record quarterly revenue Tuesday, but expectations for more broken records failed to materialize......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 6th, 2019

Disney: Still On Pace To Shatter Box Office Records In 2019

Disney: Still On Pace To Shatter Box Office Records In 2019.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 29th, 2019

Disney poaches Netflix film-making chief for streaming service: Deadline

Walt Disney Co has hired the head of Netflix Inc's original film division, Matt Brodlie, for its streaming service Disney+, according to a report by Deadline on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 25th, 2019