Disney (NYSE:DIS) has proved itself as an influential company over recent years. Disney is even significant enough that it holds great consumer clout in relation to the global economy. There has been speculation Disney's strong results from it second quarter earnings report on Tuesday, August 5th were from the success of Marvel.
"Our strategy of building strong brands and franchises continues to create great value across our company," said Robert A. Iger, chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company. " "We're extremely pleased with these results and we are also thrilled with the spectacular performance of Guardians of the Galaxy, which holds great promise as a new franchise for our company and once again reinforces the tremendous value of Marvel."