Saturday Aug 23
Toy story: Hasbro tapped for gains, wait on Mattel
Hasbro looks like a more attractive stock to own than Mattel with EPS moving in the right direction and shares paying out a healthy 3.3% dividend yield, according to Barron's Jack Hough.
Why Mattel Shareholders Should Be Concerned
The growing female body image movement will continue to hurt Barbie sales, and Mattel has not taken adequate steps to address this.
Rampell: Here comes Entrepreneur Barbie
EPA/JASON SZENES , Entrepreneur Barbie carries a patent-leather briefcase, pink clutch and what appear to be a knock-off iPhone and iPad .
The News Journal
New Barbie brand at Lord & Taylor, Forever 21
New Barbie brand at Lord & Taylor, Forever 21 Mattel launches Barbie-inspired brand at Forever 21, Lord & Taylor Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/VAqIRm We knew it was just a matter of time before Barbie and her envious thigh gap transitioned from toy stores to apparel chains.
Why Mattel Is A Buy At $35
Mattel is struggling with a number of headwinds and recent disappointing results, and the stock has been badly punished YTD.