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Marvel Launches 75th Birthday Celebrations
Today, the company released a video previewing its birthday celebrations. Marvel has had a complicated relationship with its official launch date; although Marvel Comics no.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Hasbro Upgraded to Buy at Thomson Reuters/Verus
HAS has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a "neutral" rating on shares of Hasbro in a research note on Friday, February 28th.
Mattel Dividend Safety Analysis: Get The 4% While You Can
Mattel's stock price suffered a big setback after reporting 4Q earnings the end of January that missed analysts estimates by over 10%.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Mattel Builds On Lego's Success
It's said that nothing succeeds like success, and Lego's recent success has spurred on Californian toy maker Mattel , based in El Segundo, to envision a new future in children's plastic bricks.
Mattel Sees Large Drop in Short Interest
Mattel saw a significant decrease in short interest during the month of January.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
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Mattel buying Canadian toy maker Mega Brands for $460m
Mattel Inc. has acquired Canadian toy maker Mega Brands Inc., which has the world's No.
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This Toy Maker Is Not a Good Investment
Although consumer spending in the U.S. increased 0.4% for the month of December, the consumer sentiment index does not show the same trend.
Five Star Equities Issues New Research Reports on DECK, MAT, MW and...
Deckers Outdoor Corp. shares dropped 12.19 percent to close at $74.35 a share Friday.
NASDAQ Gainers Watch List: Liberty Global Plc (NASDAQ:LBTYA) and...
Growing Stock Report expands its NASDAQ Gainers Weekly Watch List adding Liberty Global plc and Mattel, Inc. .
Sun Mar 02, 2014
's Weekend M&A Chatter
The following are the M&A deals, rumors and chatter circulating on Wall Street for Friday February 28 through Sunday March 2, 2014: The Rejection : The Riverbed Technology Board of Directors unanimously rejected the $21.00 per share proposal from Elliott Management, announcing Friday it believes the offer undervalues Riverbed and is "not in the ... (more)
Toronto stock market closes little changed amid generally positive economic data
The Toronto stock market closed little changed Friday as late-day caution about unrest in Ukraine competed with a mixed bag of economic data from Canada and the United States.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
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Mattel Finds its Answer to LEGO
With its hit movie, sales that grew 13% in 2013, and an eternally popular product, privately held LEGO has been very good at defending its piece of the toy universe.
JAKKS Pacific Downgraded by B. Riley to "Neutral"
They currently have a $8.25 price objective on the stock, down from their previous price objective of $8.50.
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Is Mattel Losing Touch With Its 'Real' Customers?
Backlash Barbie As the controversy rages on over Barbie appearing in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue and the further objectification of women to young girls that it can create, Mattel is enjoying the temporary boost to its top and bottom line.
Market Wrap For February 28: Markets Unable To Hold On To Gains
U.S. stocks were mixed despite the S&P 500 hitting new all time highs of 1,867.92.
Canada Stocks Rise a 2nd Day as Consumers Power Economy
Canadian stocks rose a second day, with the benchmark gauge headed for an eighth straight monthly gain, as growth in the nation's economy unexpectedly accelerated last quarter.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Economic Hardship Is Hurting Both Toy Makers And Retailers
According to NPD, Infant and Preschool toys were at $3.66 billion and with a 16.8% share of the total the largest Toy category last year.
Marvel Teams With TEDxTeen With 'All-New Marvel NOW! Teen Heroes'
Tomorrow sees the fifth annual TEDxTeen conference, a live event hosted by the We Are Family Foundation and, this year, focuses on "the crazy ones" -- independent thinkers who go on to achieve success and change the world.
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TSX to open little changed, data shows Canadian-U.S. economies fading at yearend
The Toronto stock market looked to open little changed Friday as data showed the Canadian and U.S. economies slowing substantially in December.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
JAKKs Pacific's Earnings Show It's Not Playing Games
I recently covered JAKKS Pacific in an article here at Wall St. Cheat Sheet . In that article I introduced readers to this little-known toy company that competes with the likes of Mattel and Hasbro .