Mattel (MAT) reported quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, Jul-20-2016. The company said it had a profit of $-0.02 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.04. Analysts had a consensus of $-0.06. The company posted revenue of $957.30 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $936.69 million. The company’s revenue was down -3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.01 EPS.
Mattel closed down -0.33 points or -1.00% at $32.63 with 42,41,068 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $32.93, the shares hit an intraday low of $32.46 and an intraday high of $32.93 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
In a different news, on May 23, 2016, Loyd Kathy White (director) sold 2,700 shares at $30.60 per share price. According to the SEC, on May 6, 2016, Dean A Scarborough (director) sold 7,294 shares at $30.56 per share price. On Feb 9, 2016, Jean Gabriel Zalzman (EVP, Chief Comm Officer -Int’l) sold 7,711 shares at $31.75 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
MATTEL INC. designs manufactures and markets a variety of toy products around the world which are sold to its customers and directly to consumers. The Company operates through three segments: North America which consists of the United States and Canada International and American Girl. The Companys North America segment markets and sells toys in the United States and Canada through the Mattel Girls & Boys Brands Fisher-Price Brands and Construction and Arts & Crafts Brands categories. The Companys International segment products are developed and marketed by the North America segment although some are developed or adapted for particular international markets. The Companys American Girl segment is a direct marketer childrens publisher and retailer for its line of historical dolls books and accessories as well as the My American Girl and Bitty Baby brands. American Girl also publishes Advice & Activity books and American Girl magazine.