• Alan Brochstein, CFA
    No one is saying it yet, but this should be a great toy season ahead for $MAT and $HAS
    9/22/12
    Reply (11)
    • Charles Margolis: Good point. The one risk would be volatility around the election or post QE3...
      9/23/12
    • DaLatin: I've seen a bunch of pundits calling for a better holiday and folks are hungrey for a better season. Geees... Sell it to the sheep
      9/23/12
    • bigdividendsonly: Dal,most firms are bullish.Ours is and the 3 month charts of both show there being bought.So yes.Some are saying !
      9/23/12
    • Alan Brochstein, CFA: There was a downgrade of MAT the other day. I pay attention, and there hasn't yet been a focus on what should be nice growth Q4.
      9/23/12
    • bigdividendsonly: AB,seems there are many buys.Afew holds,but,no sells on the pundit page.Also,"a" means1?&was it down to hold? Both will b inline with market
      9/24/12
    • Alan Brochstein, CFA: Analysts rarely have sells - I don't even pay attention to ratings
      9/24/12
    • bigdividendsonly: But, you did talk the downgrade as your reason.So, you did pay attention ! Which is it ? Isn't that downgrade a rating or hair splitting !
      9/24/12
    • Alan Brochstein, CFA: No, I mentioned it, it's not my reason. My reason is that there isn't any focus yet - everyone focused on election.
      9/24/12
    • Alan Brochstein, CFA: BDO - if you want to make money, you have to look ahead and not read what's in today's newspaper... You know that though, right?
      9/24/12
    • bigdividendsonly: Yep.8 decades of trading on my part and billions made>I do my own work on exchanges round the planet.Just warning the sheep here
      9/25/12
    • Maria Auziliadora: Not wonder why nobody answers him I noticed that.
      10/5/12