Iconix is exploring a sale of its majority stake in Peanuts Worldwide, which owns the rights to cartoon strip characters Snoopy and Charlie Brown.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
The deal would value American Greetings at around $581 million. American Greetings' shares fell 7 cents to close at $16.99 Friday. American Greetings' brands include Carlton Cards, Recycled Paper Greetings and Papyrus.
If you're like many Americans, your friends are texting their congratulations, sending you an e-card or clicking "Like" on your Facebook wall. The 25- year-old nanny from Kansas City, Mo., hears from friends largely through Facebook. " In consolidating its Kansas operations, Kansas City- based Hallmark plans to shed 300 jobs.
*TowerView- increased holdings of American Greetings following. announcement that weiss family is interest in acquiring co. *TowerView- reports 5 percent stake in American Greetings Corp as of.
Take a look at some of Tuesday’s morning movers:
Take a look at some of Thursday morning's early movers:
Since Apple moved into the greeting-card and online-photo space two months ago, financial analysts appear not to have noticed, reports TheStreet.com.
Mario Draghi holds a presser with the Brits. I mentioned yesterday that much of the 489 billion euros ($640 billion) that banks borrowed from the European Central Bank will go to paying off prior, shorter-term loans from the central bank. What's next from Mr. Draghi and the ECB?
It's time to get out of defensive holdings and get into riskier investments take advantage of the market rally, two specialists told CNBC Friday.
With the introduction of the new iPhone on Tuesday, the “Fast Money” traders would consider these Apple derivative trades.
This is a live blog from CNBC Tech Correspondent Jon Fortt, reporting from Apple's "Let's Talk iPhone" event at the company's corporate headquarters in Cupertino, California.
In a lackluster environment, the Fast Money traders always recommend looking at what’s working – and on Thursday that was boring stocks.
US Treasurys should “definitely” be shorted, as rising rates are going to be a concern once the fears over Japan and Middle East settle, according to James Shelton, CIO of Kanaly Trust.
Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!
Herein are the market movers grabbed the attention of the "Fast Money" traders on Wednesday.
Stocks closed modestly higher amid quiet trading Wednesday, but still gathered enough momentum to hit news levels as the S&P 500 beat a September 2008 high not seen since Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy. JPMorgan and Bank of America rose, while Intel fell.
Stocks rose modestly amid quiet trading Wednesday, but still gathered enough momentum to hit news highs as the S&P 500 was on pace to beat a September 2008 high not seen since Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy. JPMorgan and Bank of America rose, while Intel fell.
One investment research firm thinks so. With strong options activity and shares surging, the "Fast Money" team weighs in.