JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (JAKK) - NASDAQ
  • Thu, Apr. 21, 6:50 AM
    • Jakks Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) reports net sales fell 16% in Q1 due to decline in sales of a product line in international markets.
    • Gross margin rate improved 150 bps to 32.5%.
    • SG&A expense rate grew 510 bps to 32%.
    • Inventory -33% Y/Y to $53.47M.
    • FY2016 Guidance: Net sales: ~$800M (~+7%); Diluted EPS: ~$0.78 (~+10%); Adjusted EBITDA: ~$65M (~+28%).
    | Thu, Apr. 21, 6:50 AM
  • Tue, Feb. 23, 9:17 AM
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  • Tue, Feb. 23, 7:22 AM
    • Jakks Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) reports gross profit rate declined 110 bps to 30.3% in Q4.
    • SG&A expense rate expanded 520 bps to 20.7%.
    • Inventory -23.2% Y/Y to $60.54M.
    • Q1 Guidance: Net sales: $95M to $100M; Diluted EPS: -$0.90 to -$1.
    • FY2016 Guidance: Net sales: ~+7%; Tax rate: ~15%; Diluted EPS: ~+10%; Adjusted EBITDA: ~+28%.
    | Tue, Feb. 23, 7:22 AM
  • Mon, Feb. 1, 1:50 PM
    • There's some skittish trading around toy stocks just ahead of Mattel's (MAT -3.6%) earnings report due out after the bell.
    • Analysts expect Mattel to report revenue of $1.922B and EPS of $0.60.
    • Hasbro (HAS -1.4%) reports next week and JAKKS Pacific (JAKK -4.2%) later in the month.
    | Mon, Feb. 1, 1:50 PM | 6 Comments
  • Oct. 26, 2015, 6:28 AM
    • Jakks Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) reports gross margin rate rose 390 bps to 31% in Q3.
    • SG&A expense rate grew 190 bps to 10.2%.
    • Operating margin rate increased 70 bps to 13.2%.
    • Inventory -7.3% Y/Y to $81.40M.
    • FY2015 Guidance: Net sales: $730M to $740M; Diluted EPS: ~$0.71 to $0.75; Adjusted EBITDA: $56M to $58M.
    | Oct. 26, 2015, 6:28 AM
  • Aug. 31, 2015, 5:37 PM
    • Top gainers, as of 5.25 p.m.: TRVN +41.0%. DBVT +4.4%. SUNE +4.2%. JAKK +2.4%. NVO +1.1%.
    • Top losers, as of 5.25p.m.: ACI -8.7%. STO -4.7%. AU -3.1%. TS -3.1%. SBGL -3.0%.
    | Aug. 31, 2015, 5:37 PM
  • Jul. 7, 2015, 9:52 AM
    • With shares having made a fresh 52-week high of $10.19 yesterday and closed up 48% YTD, BMO has downgraded Jakks Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) to Market Perform. The firm's target is $10.
    • The toy/electronics maker trades for 11x a 2016 EPS consensus of $0.82.
    | Jul. 7, 2015, 9:52 AM | 9 Comments
  • Jun. 4, 2015, 8:43 AM
    • Oasis Management holds a 12.2% stake in JAKKS Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK), according to a SEC disclosure filed yesterday.
    • The activist firm says it may hold talks with management.
    • Piper Jaffray says the push from Oasis is aligned with its thesis on JAKKS which calls for value creation from new initiatives. Shares of JAKKS are rated Overweight and tagged with a $9 price target.
    • Shares of JAKKS jumped 5.25% in late action before the bell yesterday and are up another 1% in premarket trading.
    • SEC Form 4
    | Jun. 4, 2015, 8:43 AM
  • Apr. 21, 2015, 6:46 AM
    • Jakks Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) reports sales rose 38% due to encouraging performances of Frozen and other Disney properties in Q1.
    • The company saw positive momentum in its International business.
    • Gross profit rate increased 243 bps to 30.98%.
    • SG&A expense rate fell 755 bps to 26.93%.
    • Inventory +0.82% Q/Q to $79.47M.
    • FY2015 Guidance: Net sales: ~$730M to $740M; Diluted EPS: ~$0.71 to $0.75; Adjusted EBITDA: ~$56M to $58M.

    | Apr. 21, 2015, 6:46 AM
  • Feb. 26, 2015, 7:51 AM
    | Feb. 26, 2015, 7:51 AM | 2 Comments
  • Feb. 25, 2015, 6:51 AM
    • Jakks Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) says its decision to build out inventory early helped it navigate around the West Coast ports issue in Q4.
    • Sales rose 84% to $137.57M in the quarter, led by growth for toys tied to the Disney Frozen movie.
    • Gross profit as a percentage of sales rose to 31.4% from 28.1% during the period as SG&A expenses remained tight.
    • Inventory +68.5% to $78.827M.
    • JAKK +2.95% premarket.
    | Feb. 25, 2015, 6:51 AM | 8 Comments
  • Jan. 26, 2015, 10:36 AM
    • Shares of Jakks Pacific (JAKK +0.4%) and LeapFrog (LF +0.4%) are higher despite the sharp guidance cut from toy maker Mattel.
    • Both companies are viewed by analysts as strong in channels where Mattel is weak.
    • The toy player which has wreaked the most havoc on Mattel (MAT -2%) is Disney (DIS -0.5%) with the Frozen doll phenomenon cutting deeply into Barbie sales over the last year and showing little signs of abating.
    • M&A talk could pick up in the sector with some entertainment giants eyeing the success Disney has had integrating franchise film characters into toys.
    • Talks on a DreamWorks Animation-Hasbro combination were active last fall.
    • Previously: Mattel -10.6% after CEO resigns and guidance lowered
    • Previously: Toy sales up 4% in 2014 (Jan. 20 2015)
    | Jan. 26, 2015, 10:36 AM | 19 Comments
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Company Description
JAKKS Pacific, Inc. engages in designing, developing, producing and marketing toys, pet toys, consumables, electronics, kids indoor and outdoor furniture, and other consumer products. It operates through the Traditional Toys and Electronics; and Role Play, Novelty and Seasonal Toys segments. The... More
Industry: Toys & Games
Country: United States