Disney said the Pixar movie "Monsters University" was outperforming "Brave" in the year-ago period. In a conference call with analysts, Iger said "Monsters" was "the latest in Pixar's unbroken string of hits."
On the other hand, Disney said it expects to incur a loss of $160 million to $190 million on "The Lone Ranger" in the current, fiscal fourth quarter.
Shares of the Burbank, Calif.-based company fell $1.05, or nearly 1.6 percent, to $66 in after-hours trading, after the release of results. The stock had closed up $1.03 at $67.05.