NEW YORK, December 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
The Consumer Goods sector is a category of stocks and companies that relate to items purchased by individuals rather than by manufacturers and industries. Companies in this sector are involved with food production, packaged goods, clothing, beverages, automobiles, and electronics. In today's pre-market market, Stock-Callers.com tracks the performances of Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), Gildan Activewear Inc. (NYSE: GIL), and Vince Holding Corp. (NYSE: VNCE). Today's research reports on the aforementioned stocks are downloadable for free upon registration at:
On Monday, shares in California headquartered Mattel Inc. recorded a trading volume of 3.38 million shares. The stock ended at $29.41, declining 0.27% from the last trading session. The Company's shares have gained 13.63% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading below its 50-day moving average by 4.11%. Furthermore, shares of Mattel, which designs, manufactures, and markets a range of toy products worldwide, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 40.94.
On December 08th, 2016, All Aboard! Animoca Brands and Mattel announced the global availability of Thomas & Friends™: Read & Play, the subscription-based children's entertainment and learning mobile app based on Mattel's popular preschool franchise Thomas & Friends™. Thomas & Friends: Read & Play encourages preschool children and emergent readers to learn in a Thomas-themed environment. The app includes a range of e-books, videos, games, creation tools and other educational or entertainment activities that a child can enjoy alone or with parents or friends. Visit us today and access our complete research report on MAT at:
Rhode Island headquartered Hasbro Inc.'s stock finished yesterday's session 0.13% lower at $85.90, with a total trading volume of 1.22 million shares. The Company's shares have gained 2.38% in the last one month, 10.95% over the previous three months, and 30.72% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 3.74% and 5.23%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Hasbro, which together with its subsidiaries, provides children's and family leisure time products and services worldwide, have an RSI of 57.43.
On November 28th, 2016, research firm Piper Jaffray downgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Overweight' to 'Neutral'.
On December 08th, 2016, Hasbro announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.51 per common share. The dividend will be payable on February 15th, 2017 to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 01st, 2017. The complimentary report on HAS can be downloaded at:
At the closing bell on Monday, shares in Canada headquartered Gildan Activewear Inc. rose 0.14%, ending the day at $27.96. The stock recorded a trading volume of 813,616 shares, which was above its three months average volume of 580,470 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 11.10% in the last one month. The stock is trading 4.98% above its 50-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Gildan Activewear, which manufactures and sells apparel products in the US, Canada, Europe, the Asia/Pacific, and Latin America, have an RSI of 62.66.
On November 14th, 2016, Gildan Activewear announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement (APA) to acquire the worldwide intellectual property rights related to the American Apparel® brand and certain assets from American Apparel, LLC, for a cash purchase price of approximately $66 million. Gildan will also separately purchase inventory from American Apparel to ensure a seamless supply of goods in the printwear channel while the Company integrates the brand within its Printwear business. Gildan will not be purchasing any retail store assets. The closing of the transaction is subject to approvals by the American Apparel bankruptcy process and customary conditions, and is expected to occur during Q1 2017. American Apparel voluntarily filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on November 14th, 2016. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and access the latest research report on GIL at:
New York-based Vince Holding Corp.'s stock ended the day 5.26% lower at $4.50. A total volume of 512,744 shares was traded, which was higher than their three months average volume of 459,390 shares. The Company's shares are trading 8.40% below their 50-day moving average. Additionally, shares of Vince Holding, which engages in the design, merchandise, and sale of various contemporary fashion brand products in the US and internationally, have an RSI of 49.41.
On December 05th, 2016, research firm Stifel upgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Hold' to 'Buy', issuing a target price of $5.50 per share.
On December 08th, 2016, Vince Holding reported that Q3 2016 net sales decreased 6.0% to $76.0 million from $80.9 million in Q3 2015. The company's net income for Q3 2016 was $3.4 million, or $0.07 per diluted share, compared to net income of $5.9 million, or $0.16 per diluted share, for Q3 2015. Get free access to your research report on VNCE at:
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