"We're obviously very excited to leverage the Fox assets to enhance and accelerate our DTC [direct to consumer] strategy". Disney has seen "noticeable improvement in the rate of (subscriber) loss in each of the last four quarters", he said. While Disney owns numerous strongest brands in the entertainment industry, the service will also take into account its lower volume of content for the service's yet to be revealed price point.
Users can expect to find some recent theatrical releases like Captain Marvel and the live-action remake of Dumbo (both releasing in March of 2019), as well as some original programming for the streaming service like Anna Kendrick's upcoming holiday film Noelle and a High School Musical series.
Will this impact whether you keep Netflix or subscribe to Disney's streaming site? Apparently there are only three more Marvel movies (all 2018 releases) heading to Netflix: Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War, and Ant-Man and the Wasp. But when Disney announced the launch of its own streaming service, it effectively severed ties with Netflix.
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Regarding the Disney streaming service, Iger offered it will feature content from Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and other Disney related content; Iger said the library will develop over time especially once the deal with Fox Studios officially goes through (said to be late spring / early summer 2019). Iger made it clear that this service will not be huge right at the start, but it would continue to grow over the months and years following its launch. Adjusted earnings per share totaled $1.87, less than the Street's expectation of $1.95.
That is unless he was one of Thanos' victims who also vanished into dust.
Disney, which has been pushing up prices at its theme parks in recent years, saw the latest price hike lead to a slim 1 percent gain in USA theme park attendance in the period - down from an 8 percent increase last year - while hotel occupancy rates dropped to 86 percent from 88 percent.
Operating profits in its consumer products unit, the smallest division, slipped 10 percent on an 8 percent drop in revenue - due mainly to lower licensing revenue from "Spider-Man" and "Cars". In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $116.56 (roughly Rs. 8,000), an increase of nearly 10 percent from a year ago.