Play Time Curbed in Toy Land

Toy maker Mattel (MAT) announced on Wednesday a disappointing second quarter. Management placed the blame squarely on Barbie. She in turn got all moody and won't talk to anyone.

Then, after the close, JAKKS Pacific (JAKK) reported a second quarter that was so far below expectations analysts thought the company misplaced a decimal. JAKKS reported a loss of $2.14 a share vs. analysts expectations of $0.04. Obviously, something went horribly wrong last quarter.  Hasbro (HAS) reports  next week and investors aren't waiting around for the bad news. The stock fell 2.4% Wednesday....343 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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