tricky for outsiders. Mattel manufactures and markets toy products that are sold ..... families, including toys for infants and preschoolers ..... puzzles, educational toys , media-driven products, and fashion-related toys . Mattel 's portfolio includes ..... addition, it manufactures toy products for all segments
Mattel 's third-quarter results again pleased ..... that incorporate some of the most-demanded toys in the marketplace, notably the other girls ..... growth (2% in the quarter), we think Mattel can still expand sales and margins thanks
Mattel MAT continues to adapt to children's ..... will be business as usual, but think Mattel risks falling slightly shy of its targeted ..... incremental segments of the children's toy market is imperative in order for Mattel to continue to grow its top line at a
first-quarter results reiterated the sales stability the toy industry is experiencing in 2013, in line with Mattel 's MAT earnings last week. Both narrow-moat companies have ..... recent economic slowdown, and we expect this to continue, as toys remain a guilty pleasure that parents are willing to indulge
While we usually praise Mattel MAT for being the best marketer and manufacturer in the toy industry, we didn't expect it to deliver first ..... only minimal changes to our fair value estimate. Mattel 's first quarter was impressive, with total
narrow-moat companies Mattel MAT and Hasbro HAS in ..... advance of the annual toy fair. While we weren ..... With the two biggest toy manufacturers and distributors ..... businesses, we expect Mattel and Hasbro will easily ..... shares of the traditional toy market globally and gain
year-end report from Hasbro's most formidable competitor, Mattel MAT, last week. We will reassess the long-term assumptions ..... business model. We will have a more thorough report on Hasbro and Mattel after the companies host their annual investor days at the annual toy fair.
We view Mattel 's MAT fourth-quarter ..... as we still believe any toy store would be hard pressed to build a toy aisle without Mattel 's brands ( Mattel is still gaining share ..... its investor day at the toy fair in New York City
Fixed-income investors, and not just holiday shoppers, should take a close look at the narrow-moat toy maker's bonds, says Morningstar's Joscelyn McKay.
category, where revenue fell 5% year over year to $206 million; Mattel 's MAT Fisher-Price could be taking share in this category ..... near term (holiday season) to capitalize on some of the best toys on the market with its presence in Furby, Spiderman, and the