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2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

The Underlying Risk Behind Taking A Small Game Studio Public

Kids aren't playing with toys anymore these days - they are playing with apps. In recent years sales of Barbie dolls and Matchbox cars have deteriorated.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Toy, Barbie, Mattel, Zynga

6 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

2 Toy Stocks Present A Gift For Mature Investors

Hasbro shares rallied following the company's first quarter earnings release, which revealed a roughly $40 million increase in profit from 2013.

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Related Topix: Hasbro, JAKKS Pacific, Financial Markets, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television

10 hrs ago | Lincoln Daily News

Hasbro rides My Little Pony to stronger profit

H asbro Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on strong demand for toys such as My Little Pony, that have strong tie-ins with TV shows aimed at little girls.

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Related Topix: Hasbro, Backflip Studios, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Mattel, Toy, Barbie

15 hrs ago | Minyanville

New Stock Coverage: Ruckus Wireless Ready to Make Some Noise

Ruckus Wireless has a canine as its logo and, for the past year, its shares have certainly been in the doghouse.

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Related Topix: Hasbro, Startups, Intuitive Surgical, Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds, Financial Markets

19 hrs ago | Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Matthias Stadelmeyer has been appointed acti... )--Flatirons Solutions acquires CORENA to advance global leadership in content lifecycle management solutions for aerospace, defense, and other organizations that rely... )--el distribuidor de componentes electrA3nicos a nivel mundial, lA der en la industria de selecciA3n, disponibilidad y entrega de ... (more)

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Related Topix: Eos International, TradeStation Group, Financial Services, Accounting, Software, Investment Services, World News, Russia,

23 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Vince Gill and Amy Grant: at The Kaleidoscope Ball

We like to write about our local singer/songwriter musicians who live in Nashville and two of our favorites are Vince Gill and his lovely wife, Amy Grant .

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Related Topix: Vince Gill, Country, Mattel, Beverly Hills, CA, Don Williams

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Reuters

San Francisco man pleads guilty in Marvel insider trading case

A former associate at a California investment firm pleaded guilty to securities fraud Monday, admitting to illegally making $192,000 trading ahead of news Marvel Entertainment would be bought by Walt Disney Co, where his girlfriend was working.

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Related Topix: Marvel Enterpries, Marvel Entertainment, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services

AmericanBankingNews.com

Hasbro (HAS) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.04 EPS

Hasbro released its earnings data on Monday. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.04, American Banking & Market News reports.

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Related Topix: Hasbro, Backflip Studios

AmericanBankingNews.com

JAKKS Pacific Sees Large Volume Increase Following Analyst Upgrade

Shares of JAKKS Pacific saw strong trading volume on Monday after B. Riley raised their price target on the stock from $8.25 to $11.00, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports.

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Reuters

Us Stocks-Futures edge up as investors await earnings onslaught

U.S. stock index futures were very slightly higher on Monday as investors found few reasons to keep buying following a strong rally last week and ahead of a heavy week of corporate earnings releases.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Financial Services, Stanley, Hasbro, Banking, Suntrust Banks

National Public Radio

Hasbro Posts 1Q Profit, Sales Of Girls' Toys Rise

Hasbro returned to profitability in its first quarter, driven by sales of girls' toys such as My Little Pony and Nerf Rebelle.

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Related Topix: Pawtucket, RI, Mattel

Bellingham Herald

Hasbro posts 1Q profit, sales of girls' toys rise

The prior-year period was dragged down by restructuring charges. The Pawtucket, R.I. company earned $32.1 million, or 24 cents per share, for the period ended March 30. That compares with a loss of $6.7 million, or 5 cents per share, a year ago.

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Related Topix: Pawtucket, RI, Mattel

KEYC Television, Mankato, MN

Hasbro posts 1Q profit, sales of girls' toys rise

The prior-year period was dragged down by restructuring charges. The Pawtucket, R.I. company earned $32.1 million, or 24 cents per share, for the period ended March 30. That compares with a loss of $6.7 million, or 5 cents per share, a year ago.

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Related Topix: Hasbro, Pawtucket, RI

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Brand names in NY standardized tests vex parents

In this June 21, 2013 file photo, Nike Shox running shoes are displayed in Tampa, Fla.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Mattel

MarketWatch

Stocks to Watch: Netflix, Halliburton, Hasbro are stocks to watch

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Monday's session are Netflix Inc., Halliburton Co., Hasbro Inc. and LinkedIn Corp. is projected to report first-quarter earnings of 81 cents a share, according to a consensus survey from FactSet.

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Related Topix: Hasbro, Backflip Studios, Financial Markets, Energy, Halliburton, Oil & Gas

Sat Apr 19, 2014

India Talkies

'Slumping' Barbie sales hurt toy giant Mattle's Q1 earnings - Indiatalkies.com

New York, Apr 19: Toymaker Mattle's sales of its iconic Barbie dolls have reportedly tumbled 14 percent in the first quarter.

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Related Topix: Toy, Barbie, New York Daily News, Mattel

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Newswise

Entertainers Julianne Hough and Derek Hough Honored at Mattel...

Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA celebrated the second annual Kaleidoscope Ball "Designing the Sweet Side of L.A." at the Beverly Hills Hotel on April 10. Hosted by Maria Menounos, the star-studded event honored Emmy award-nominated Julianne Hough and Emmy award-winning Derek Hough with the Kaleidoscope Award given to members of the entertainment ... (more)

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Related Topix: Mattel, Medicine

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Alabama Live

Barbie sales sink, snacks lift Pepsi's profit and the most expensive U.S. home sale ever in today's business headlines

Barbie sales fell 14 percent in the first quarter, dragging toy maker Mattel Inc. to a quarterly loss.

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Related Topix: Toy, Barbie, Mattel, Beverages, PepsiCo

Seeking Alpha

Mattel's CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to Mattel's First Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call.

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Related Topix: Mattel, Marketing

The Motley Fool

Why Mattel's Earnings Are Better Than They Appear

Sales in North America fell 2%, with global sales slumping 7%, and the company posted a small loss on lower gross margins and higher spending.

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Related Topix: Toy, Barbie

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