|Bid||86.79 x 800|
|Ask||86.82 x 1100|
|Day's Range||85.81 - 87.30|
|52 Week Range||76.84 - 109.60|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.13|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||49.91|
|Earnings Date||Feb 5, 2019 - Feb 11, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.72 (3.03%)|
|1y Target Est||99.93|
If you thought Hasbro was already milking the Fortnite trend for all it'sworth with an official Nerf gun, you haven't seen anything yet
, maker of Barbie and Hot Wheels toys, was riding high when it reported fourth-quarter earnings last week. , its holiday sales performance seemed to leave its rival in the dust. Investors sent Mattel’s stock up 26% the session after it released earnings while Hasbro’s sank.
The company, which was hit hard by the bankruptcy and closure of toy retailer Toys R Us, has been introducing new strategies to right its sales. As shelf space is more limited now that Toys R Us has shuttered, Hasbro is turning to e-commerce instead of brick and mortar locations. Another way for Hasbro to drive sales in 2019 is by working with popular brands like "Star Wars," Marvel and Fortnite.
Hasbro has a new toy for the future Jedi in your life. The toy connected to a smartphone app via Bluetooth to provide Jedis-in-training with interactive challenges that teach them to fight like their favorite Star Wars characters. Similar to Lenovo's augmented reality game Star Wars: Jedi Challenges, Lightsaber Academy comes with a standard, extendable lightsaber base.
With the aim of reviving sales and building solid business that is capable of attracting more customers, Mattel (MAT) partners with Illumination and Universal Brand Development.
The third season of Stranger Things won't arrive until July, but you might beable to while away some of the time by checking out the Dungeons and Dragonsadventure the gang plays in the first episode
The two biggest players in the industry, Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) and Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), both look set for 2019 growth, a Wells Fargo analyst said Wednesday. Wells Fargo’s Timothy Conder reaffirmed his Outperform rating on Mattel and raised his target price to $20 from $16. The landscape looks particularly good for Mattel, which reported a strong fourth quarter thanks to its top two brands, Hot Wheels and Barbie.
CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- USAopoly® (The OP), the board game and puzzle publisher behind best-selling party games Telestrations® and Blank Slate™, today unveiled a new logo and website as it commemorates its 25th anniversary in business. "We have seen continued growth, and through last year's Harry Potter™: Hogwarts™ Battle and Blank Slate, we once again demonstrated our ability to translate passion into success.
Mattel Inc. was upgraded to hold from sell at CFRA on news that Toys 'R' Us, which liquidated last year, is making a comeback. CFRA lifted its price target to $15 from $13. The retailer expects to be back by the holiday season under the name Tru Kids Brands. "While we still expect toy makers to struggle as children play with tablets more than traditional toys, we view Tru Kids as an outlet for Mattel to clear inventories and recover lost sales from Toys 'R' Us. CFRA maintained its hold stock rating on Hasbro Inc. and $80 price target. Mattel shares are up nearly 4% over the past year, Hasbro shares have lost almost 6%, and the S&P 500 index has gained 3.5% for the period.
Yahoo Finance's Jackie DeAngelis and Brian Sozzi discuss the toy industry, Toys "R" Us, and future projects for Hasbro with Brian Goldner, Hasbro CEO.
Funko acquires board game company to help drive the stock. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous and Brian Sozzi sit down with Funko CEO Brian Mariotti.