Stocks Hasbro Inc

  • Stocks opened lower Thursday after the Fed highlighted the weakness of the recovery in its latest statement. But a pair of better-than-expected economic reports helped curb the losses.

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    Two weeks ago, Hasbro's board told Providence it had no interest in a go-private transaction.

  • Cramer’s reason for liking dividend-paying stocks hasn’t changed: They can offer great protection in a volatile market. But these days there are two kinds of dividend plays that he recommends. First, the classic “accidental high-yielders.” These are the stocks with small payouts that wouldn’t ordinarily offer high yields. But because of downward pressure in the markets, which has hurt their share prices, those yields have shot up. Now investors get more bang for their buck. The added benefit of

    We pulled together the best of best of these two kinds of dividend plays – Cramer’s 13 favorite names right now. They could offer just the kind of defense that you need.

  • It’s only a matter of time, Cramer says.

  • Anthony Scaramucci of Skybridge thinks the best way to game this tape is with defensive plays. And he's brought a new name to the desk.

  • What's Next?

    The anticipation of a sustained economic slowdown has brought the deflationary trade back into view and highlighted the need for good yields and relative safety.

  • Iron Man 2

    The next three months are without a doubt Hollywood's most important season, generating an average 42 percent of annual box office. And this summer promises to generate the biggest U.S. box office on record — we could see over $4 billion dollars in tickets sold.

  • Iron Man 2

    It's not opening in the U.S. until Friday, but its launch in a number of international markets has already grossed over $100 million in ticket sales. This earlier opening (to avoid competing with the World Cup) yielded results 26 percent stronger than the first film in those markets. The film's expected to generate $120 million to $140 million in U.S. ticket sales this weekend.

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    Better corporate profits and economic news could keep the market humming, as long as the slow fuse on the Greek debt situation doesn't end with a bang.

  • These stocks can be trusted, even in an environment where it’s hard to trust at all.

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    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Monday, April 19.

  • As the nation emerges from recession it appears one of the first things parents want to do is go toy shopping. What’s the trade?

  • The Dow pulled off a gain Monday as Goldman Sachs shares finished higher following news that the SEC vote to sue was close — raising doubt that the charges will stick. Citigroup jumped 7 percent after blowing past earnings forecasts.

  • What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • Stocks pushed higher Monday after a sharper-than-expected rise in leading indicators and an earnings beat from Citigroup.

  • U.S. stock index futures were lower ahead of the open Monday as investors were still reeling from Friday's news that the Securities and Exchange Commission charged Goldman Sachs with fraud, with banks leading European indexes lower.

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    Uncertainty surrounding Goldman Sachs will likely overshadow the positive news from dozens of major corporate earnings reports in the week ahead. Some analysts say the Goldman spacer fraud charges could be the event that will trigger a much anticipated stock market correction.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Hasbro has pushed back near an all-time high, and one trader is positioning for a correction in the next two months.

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    Given Cepia's runaway success with its Zhu Zhu Pet hamsters last year, it should come as no surprise that there was no shortage of hamsters at this year's American International Toy Fair.