Enter multiple symbols separated by commas

Stocks Mattel Inc


  • Wall Street readies for earnings, more volatility Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015 | 4:46 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    As third-quarter earnings season gets underway next week, traders are bracing for more volatility in a range-bound market.

  • The hottest new start-up ... makes toy cars Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 1:54 PM ET
    Cannybots game

    As more technologies and devices become available to kids, toymakers are looking for ways to make their products more compelling.

  • Weird sells: 10 odd ideas that hit the jackpot Saturday, 19 Sep 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Unlikely Millionaire: Pet Rock

    Sometimes a quirky idea can become a phenomenon—and reap millions. Here are some that beat the odds to become huge successes.

  • Sales jump makes Lego the world’s biggest toymaker Wednesday, 2 Sep 2015 | 9:25 AM ET
    A Lego brick figurine of Emmet Brickowoski, a character from 'The Lego Movie', stands in the reception area at the headquarters of Lego A/S in Billund, Denmark.

    A strong first half of the year carried Lego to the top of the toymaking charts even before Star Wars Legos, FT reports.

  • Early movers: SHLD, DIS, VRX, FOSL, LMT & more Thursday, 20 Aug 2015 | 7:51 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Want parents to pay up? It's all about kids' shows Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 | 1:35 PM ET
    Sesame Street

    The path to "Sesame Street" just got a little longer for kids who watch the show via PBS.

  • Got dividends? The 5 stocks yielding more than 6% Thursday, 13 Aug 2015 | 1:45 PM ET
    The Mattel logo at the Nuremberg International Toy Fair

    The large-cap stocks with the fattest yields all have something disturbing in common.

  • These sites make getting a 'page not found' fun Saturday, 1 Aug 2015 | 2:00 PM ET

    "Sorry, we can't find that page" is never a message anyone looks forward to seeing on their computer screen.

  • Venezuela currency blues hit U.S. blue-chip companies Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 3:38 PM ET

    BOSTON, July 30- Venezuela's currency woes cut nearly $3 billion in profit at U.S. blue-chip companies during the second quarter and prompted Procter& Gamble Co to remove its operations in the South American country from its consolidated financial reports. More so-called deconsolidation moves and exits from Venezuela are likely to happen during the second...

  • New 'Bratz' more Taylor Swift than Britney: CEO Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015 | 12:40 PM ET
    Bratz dolls on social media?

    After legal battles led to their removal from store shelves in 2009, MGA Entertainment's Bratz dolls are back, with a noticeable makeover.

  • Bratz says toy commercial is no longer enough Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 2:14 PM ET
    Bratz dolls on social media?

    Bratz is trying to stage a comeback after a decade, relying heavily on online and mobile content, where kids play these days.

  • July 20- From T-Rex to Yoda, Hasbro has its toy cupboard full for the next two years. While Mattel has struggled to boost flagging sales of its iconic Barbie dolls, Hasbro's tie-ups with movie studios have been a money-spinner for the Monopoly board game maker. The narrowing gap between the top two players reflects in their stock prices: Mattel has lost a third of its...

  • July 20- U.S. toymaker Hasbro Inc reported a lower-than-expected decline in quarterly revenue, helped by strong demand for its " Jurassic World"- and "Star Wars"- themed toys. Demand for toys based on movie franchises have been driving Hasbro's sales as traditional toys fall out of favor. Hasbro's sales in the United States and Canada rose 1 percent in the second...

  • July 17- Mattel Inc's turnaround plan is off to a crawling start. Mattel is also selling toys at prices that are cheaper than they had been in the past two years as it tries to win back customers who have dumped the once must-have Barbie dolls and other staid toys for interactive electronic toys and tablets. Fisher-Price, Mattel's second-largest business, is...

  • 4 Stocks, 4 trades: GE, MAT & more Friday, 17 Jul 2015 | 12:18 PM ET
    4 Stocks, 4 trades: GE, MAT & more

    The FMHR traders take their positions on four stocks making news today, including GE's earnings and toy maker Mattel.

  • Early movers: GE, STI, HON, GOOGL, MAT & more Friday, 17 Jul 2015 | 8:01 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Mattel posts profit but Barbie sales struggle Friday, 17 Jul 2015 | 6:42 AM ET
    Mattel posts profit but Barbie sales struggle

    Stephanie Wissink, Piper Jaffray, weighs in on Mattel's earnings beat and its competition with Hasbro. Also Wissink provides insight to the toy industry.

  • Mattel is in the middle of a turnaround as its Barbie dolls have fallen out of favor with young girls, who are increasingly turning to interactive electronic toys and tablets. Sinclair is working to streamline the toymaker's brand portfolio and has increased spending on advertising and made marketing efforts more effective, which has worked in Mattel's...

  • After-hours buzz: Google, Hertz, AMD & more Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 5:26 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday: Google, Hertz, AMD & more.

  • Mattel's gross margin improved to 47.9 percent in the second quarter ended June 30 as the company managed to curtail costs by nearly 10 percent. Excluding items, Mattel earned 1 cent per share, beating the average analyst estimate of a loss of 4 cents. Mattel's shares closed at $25.15 on Thursday, having fallen 18.7 percent this year.