Mattel Inc


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  • Jan 26- Mattel Inc, the maker of Barbie dolls and Fisher-Price preschool toys, removed chairman and chief executive Bryan Stockton and warned of a fifth straight fall in quarterly sales. Mattel's shares fell as much as 11 percent to a three-year low, but recovered most of the losses to trade down 3 percent. Mattel has been hit hard in recent years as its iconic Barbie...

  • UPDATE 1-Mattel removes CEO, warns on holiday sales Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 9:54 AM ET

    Jan 26- Mattel Inc, the maker of Barbie dolls and Fisher-Price preschool toys, removed chairman and chief executive Bryan Stockton and warned sales fell 6 percent in the holiday quarter. Mattel named former PepsiCo Inc executive Christopher Sinclair chairman and interim CEO. Stockton had been Mattel's CEO since January 2012 and was named chairman in 2013..

  • Mattel Chairman and CEO Bryan Stockton has resigned after the struggling maker of Barbie dolls and Hot Wheels cars reported fourth-quarter results that fell far short of analyst expectations. The 64- year-old-executive has served on Mattel's board since 1996.. On a per-share basis, Mattel earned 44 cents per share in the most recent quarter, or 52 cents per...

  • Mattel says Bryan Stockton resigns as CEO Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 9:13 AM ET

    Jan 26- Toymaker Mattel Inc said Bryan Stockton had resigned as chief executive and chairman. The maker of Barbie dolls and Fisher-Price preschool toys named board member Christopher Sinclair chairman and interim chief executive. Mattel also estimated its worldwide net sales fell 6 percent to $1.99 billion in the holiday quarter ended Dec. 31, hurt by a...

  • U.S. stocks eked out tiny gains on Monday after spending much of the day drifting sideways. Traders welcomed news of several corporate mergers, including an $11 billion deal between reinsurers Axis Capital Holdings and PartnerRe. "Greece was the big driver," said Chris Gaffney, a senior market strategist at EverBank Wealth Management.

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  • Oh, Barbie. It's just not your year, sweetie Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Hollywood Premiere Barbie Doll

    Here's who's hot and who's not this holiday season. Sorry, Barbie, it's just not your year, sweetie.

  • You may already be too late for hottest holiday toys Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 8:45 AM ET
    Disney's Frozen dolls were the hot holiday item, especially at J.C. Penney's Disney shop in shop.

    If you still have Disney's Frozen Castle and Ice Palace Playset on your holiday gift list this year, you may already be out of luck.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 10- If you still have Disney's Frozen Castle and Ice Palace Playset on your holiday gift list this year, you may already be out of luck. With Christmas approaching, the $119 toy- made by Mattel Inc- is sold out. Expect fierce price competition at major retailers like Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Target Corp, which carry thousands of toys, notes Jim Silver,...

  • Buy these beaten down names: Pros Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 5:06 PM ET
    A customer browses the Mattel Inc. Barbie dolls section, of a Toys 'R' Us Inc.

    Sometimes the worst performers in this year's market can be next year's gems, two pros told CNBC Tuesday.

  • From Kickstarter to 6,000 stores in 2 years ... Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 12:21 PM ET

    Debbie Sterling's story-based GoldieBlox construction sets and action figures are being sold in 6,000 stores worldwide, two years after taking Kickstarter by storm.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 26- LeapFrog Enterprises Inc, the maker of educational electronics for kids whose missed sales estimates have pushed its shares down 30 percent this year, is attracting some big-name value fund managers who are betting the company will either rebound during the holiday season or be bought by a rival. If the company's newest product, a video game...

  • Queen Elsa dethrones Barbie as top toy Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 5:26 PM ET
    Disney Frozen Snow Glow Elsa and Disney Frozen Sparkle Doll are named one of the top 12 Dream Toys at the Dream Toys 2014 Launch on November 5, 2014 in London.

    For the first time in the 11-year history of the poll, Mattel's Barbie was not the top choice for girls' parents.

  • Oh, boy! Engineer Barbie book enrages readers Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 6:57 PM ET

    Readers have slammed a Barbie picture book for portraying men as more capable than women in technology, the Daily Mail reported on Wednesday.

  • ROCHESTER, N.Y., Nov 6- Little green army men finally prevailed on Thursday in their two-year battle for a coveted spot in the National Toy Hall of Fame, joining Rubik's Cube and soap bubbles on the podium for an induction ceremony held at a western New York museum. "It was a pretty stiff competition this year," said Patricia Hogan, curator of toys and dolls at The Strong, a...