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Traders Purchase High Volume of Put Options on Mattel (MAT)

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Manuel Armenta | 23 Abril, 2017, 20:38

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Mattel Girls and Boys Brands revenues fell 16% year over year to $441 million as Barbie sales fell 13% and Other Girls brands sales plunged 34%.

Handler also suggested that as opposed to Mattel's history of blunders, Hasbro has actually "done a very good job" over the past three years in executing on its strategy. Finally, Tower Research Capital LLC TRC increased its stake in Mattel by 5.2% in the third quarter. FineMark National Bank & Trust now owns 64,635 shares of the company's stock worth $1,958,000 after buying an additional 9,202 shares in the last quarter.

Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Thursday. Analyst's mean target price for MAT is $30.60 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.20. Granite Investment Advisors LLC owned approximately 0.08% of Mattel worth $6,870,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Mattel Inc. has $41 highest and $22 lowest target.

The stock added in the prior trading session by 0.4%, closing at the stock price of $25.21. Stock exchanged hands with the total volume of 5.70 Million shares, as contrast to its average volume of 3.99 Million shares. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $25.20 and a 200-day moving average of $28.23. The market capitalization of the company is at $8.6 Billion.

Mattel shares dropped Thursday after the nation's largest toy maker reported a wider loss and a 15% drop in sales for the first quarter as it dealt with holiday hangover of too many items unsold. Revenue is expected in between 869.8 Million and 719.8 Million with an average of 804.82 Million. The company had revenue of $1.83 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.98 billion. Mattel had a net margin of 5.83% and a return on equity of 15.52%. Mattel's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 167.03%. Also, the Hold rating count is 18 as of 04/19/17.

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Shares of Mattel capsized $2.77, or almost 11%, in midday trading Friday, last changing hands at $22.44 U.S. BMO Capital Markets reissued an "outperform" rating and set a $36.00 target price on shares of Mattel in a research report on Saturday, January 28th. The stock has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, February 2. They now have a Dollars 29 price target on the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $31.32. The Company, through its subsidiary, Dlorah, Inc., owns and operates National American University, a multi-campus institution of higher learning, which offers associate, bachelors, masters and doctoral degree programs in allied health, legal studies, education, business, accounting and information technology. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Company insiders own 0.88% of the company's stock.