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  1. Barron's Recap: J.P. Morgan Is Back On TopRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Benzinga

    This weekend in Barron's online: the rise of J.P. Morgan, auction-rate securities stuck in limbo, as well as the prospects for HD Supply, Smucker, Hasbro, Urban Outfitters and more. J.P. Morgan came out of the banking crisis stronger, according to this week's Barron's cover story.

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  2. Journalist outlines shady Monopoly historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The findings are revealed in her book The Monopolist: Obsession, Fury, and the Scandal Behind the World's Favorite Board Game. "I set out to the find the truth about Monopoly, and I didn't know where it was going to take me," Pilon said.

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  3. Monopoly and Atlantic City, 80 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    Monopoly is celebrating 80 years. How would the board game based on the real-life streets of Atlantic City look if it was born today? 80 years later, how would Atlantic City-based Monopoly look? Monopoly is celebrating 80 years.

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  4. Hasbro to Webcast First Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference CallRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Business Wire

    The webcast and accompanying presentation slides will be available to investors and the media on Hasbro's Investor Relations home page at http://investor.hasbro.com . A replay of the call will be available at the same location approximately 2 hours following completion of the call.

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  5. Which NZ city has made it to Monopoly?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    New Zealand has made it on to the Monopoly map for the first time, beating 60 other major cities for a coveted coloured spot. Popular South Island ski town, Queenstown, earned a Light Blue position on the famous board of the new Monopoly: Here & Now Edition, released to mark the game's 80th anniversary in September.

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  6. Star Wars Bits: Star Wars Battlefront Debuts At Celebration; Plus Kylo Ren, Greedo, Kingdom HeartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | /film

    Star Wars invades the animal kingdom and much more in this jam-packed edition of Star Wars Bits. Below, read about the following.

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  7. Why Hasbro Should Be Your Next Pick for This YearRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | GuruFocus.com

    Shares of the toy maker, Hasbro , have surged 14.3% in the last year. Due to declining interests for traditional toys and growing demand for electronics and gadgets, toy retailers are finding it difficult to attract customers.

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  8. Charleston gets a yellow square on new Monopoly gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | ABC News 4 Charleston

    With nearly 4 million votes cast in 182 countries, MONOPOLY fans around the world have selected their favorite cities to become property spaces in the upcoming MONOPOLY HERE & NOW games, launching this fall. The final list of cities was revealed today by Hasbro, Inc. on the MONOPOLY brand's official birthday and the first ever World MONOPOLY Day.

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  9. Worldwide Fan Vote Determines New Properties in Monopoly Here & Now GamesRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Business Wire

    Global Vote Powered by BuzzFeed Names Lima, Peru and Pierre, S.D. as Top Properties on Global and U.S. Game Boards MR. MONOPOLY celebrates in front of the Government Palace of Peru in Lima.

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  10. Peter Chernin's CA Media Leads $2.8 Million Funding in Graphic IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Also part of the new investment round are New York-based Start Media (founded by Michael Maher ) and Backflip Studios founders Julian Farrior and Dale Thoms . Founded in Jan. 2013 by media entrepreneurs Sharad Devarajan, Gotham Chopra (son of ...

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  11. UPDATE 1-Angry Birds maker bets on animated movie as profits dropRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Reuters

    Finnish mobile games maker Rovio pinned its hopes on Thursday on a costly 3D movie project helping it return to growth, after a 73 percent profit drop gave the latest sign its mainstay Angry Birds brand is losing appeal. A decline in its business licensing the Angry Birds brand on toys, clothing and sweets is adding to the problems of Rovio, which has yet to repeat the success of its original slingshot-based game which became the No.1 paid mobile app of all time after its launch in 2009.

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  12. Hasbro, Inc. (Nasdaq: HAS) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing BellRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Digital Game Developer

    Hasbro, Inc. will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of the MONOPOLY brand's 80th anniversary. In honor of the occasion, Eric Nyman, Senior Vice President Global Brand Strategy and Marketing at Hasbro, will ring the Closing Bell.

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  13. Disney: What The Star Wars And Frozen 2 Announcements Mean For ShareholdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Hasbro ready to ride Disney's coattails with rights to Frozen in 2016 and Marvel and Star Wars through 2020. Shares of Disney hit record highs on Thursday, as investors responded to several announcements made by the media company.

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  14. Marvel's 2015 licensing plans focus on Avengers, Spider-ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    Disney Consumer Products and Marvel Entertainment LLC said their plans for Marvel and its key franchises this year include expanded programs and products that build on the continued popularity of The Avengers and Spider-Man. The companies, a both units of Walt Disney Co.

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  15. Hasbro's Fundamental Business Model ShiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Hasbro is transforming into more of an entertainment and licensing firm. There's a long runway of growth in this area.

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  16. Hasbro Teams up with Demi Lovato to Introduce New Twister Moves LineRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Business Wire

    Demi will be calling on LOVATICS and TWISTER fans on social media worldwide to play along in "The Biggest Game of TWISTER Ever" by following her online and showing off their moves with the hashtag #LetsMove. On March 10th at 4pm EST, Demi will take over the Twister Twitter handle @Twister to kick off "The Biggest Game of TWISTER Ever!" Fans can play along virtually from almost anywhere, even without a TWISTER mat, by taking a photo or video of their moves to match Demi's instructions and tweeting it back to her @Twister with the hashtag #LetsMove.

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  17. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Business Wire

    The World's Most Ethical Companies designation recognizes those organizations that have had a material impact on the way business is conducted by fostering a culture of ethics and transparency at every level of the company. Hasbro has been designated as a World's Most Ethical Company since 2012.

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  18. Future of games is on smaller screensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Financial Times

    ... was simplistic - the gameplay was there but the polish wasn't," says Julian Farrior, chief executive of Backflip Studios, the mobile gaming company behind DragonVale and Seabeard , which is now majority owned by toymaker Hasbro. In the App Store 's ...

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  19. Looking for Film Financing? Talk to AdvertisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Forbes.com

    I am a partner in the corporate entertainment department of Stroock, practicing entertainment, corporate, and tax law. I graduated from UCLA and UCLA Law School .

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  20. Citigroup Inc. Raises Hasbro Price Target to $73.00Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. Citigroup Inc.'s price target would indicate a potential upside of 17.15% from the company's current price.

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