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We’ve scanned the hot holiday toy lists from the retailers and trade publications...and done a little digging ourselves...to bring you a collection of toys that are sure to please children of all ages!
Stocks open slightly up despite a disappointing September industrial production report. Last month’s decline was the first decline in 15 months. The poor data sent the dollar to its lows of the sessions.
Stocks turned mixed as Citigroup earnings lifted bank stocks, but a decline in tech stocks took strength out of the Nasdaq. JPMorgan and Exxon Mobil rose, while Intel fell.
Stock index futures are pointing to a mixed open Monday, regaining some ground after Dallas Federal Reserve President Richard Fisher said on CNBC that the Fed can't help the economy alone, and that there is "ample liquidity" in the market that hasn't been put to work.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's Squawk on the Street.
It's the latest in the race to make the most of cable real estate: on Sunday "HUB" launches in 60 million homes, replacing "Discovery Kids."
With each passing year, it seems the notion of Halloween being a children's holiday gets farther and farther from the reality. More adults than ever before are planning to wear a costume and celebrate the holiday this year, with a National Retail Federation survey estimating about one in four Americans will dress up for the holiday. To that end, some popular children's characters are being intrepreted into sexy costumes for women, and shoppers can't get enough.
More adults than ever before are planning to get dressed up this year, according to a National Retail Federation survey. Click to see some of the trendiest costumes for 2010.
In today's trading session, 50 stocks in the S&P 500 reached a new 52-week high. Here is a look at those companies.
Talking with toy manufacturers at Time to Play magazine's annual holiday showcase event in New York, the message is clear: It is still all about value.
Now that retailers such as Toys 'R Us and Kmart have weighed in on their picks for the hot toys for this Christmas holiday season, it's time for several toy industry trade publications to make their best guesses. Here are some of the toys that are making several lists.
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It may be too early to tell which toys parents will be hunting for this holiday season, but with Christmas just months away, there is already buzz building around Mattel's harmonizing plush characters, the Sing-a-ma-jigs. These critters and 14 other toys have made Toys 'R Us' "Fabulous 15."
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Discovery beat Wall Street expectations and raised its guidance slightly on broad-based advertising gains and international growth.
News of healthy second quarter profits has helped the stock market, but the source of those gains — and the complete absence of job growth — raises deep questions about the sustainability of the recovery. The NYT reports.
Fresh off its $4.2-billion acquisition of Marvel, Walt Disney has a lot riding on this year's trip to the Comic-Con International Convention. Although the acquisition brought perennial favorites like Iron Man and Spider-Man into its fold, one of Disney's biggest bets this year is on "Tron: Legacy," which will hit movie theaters in December.
Stocks rebounded after losing 1% last week as techs gained ahead of some key earnings from the sector this week. Qualcomm and Motorola rose, while Bank of America and Apple fell.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Monday, July 19.