Posts Tagged ‘Marvel Entertainment’

Weekly Wrap for 9/7/09

11:00pm (EST) 1. Commentary 2. Imax Could Be A Wildcard 3. Earnings 4. Current Trades 5. Closing Thoughts ************************************************** 1. Commentary The market was on pins and needles all week as all eyes were on “the number” before the bell on Friday.  It was a choppy week that started offRead more

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Disney Buying Marvel

9:15am (EST) The Walt Disney Company (DIS, $26.84) has agreed to acquire Marvel Entertainment (MVL, $38.65)  in a stock and cash deal that will provide significant opportunities for Disney over the long run. Under the terms of the deal and based Disney’s closing price as of Friday, Marvel stockholders will receiveRead more

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Weekly Wrap for 5/10/09

Thursday Wake-Up Call

Marvel Entertainment Continues Surge

10:00am (EST) Looks like we have a tiger by the tail. Marvel Entertainment (MVL, $33.32, up $2.22) is is up 7% after reporting better-than-expected earnings before the bell. The company reported a profit of $45 million, or $0.57 a share, which was slightly below last year’s 1Q results of $45Read more

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Leaving on a Jet Plane

7th Heaven?

12:45(pm) EST Dow 8,131. That is the number bulls are looking for. After an up and down week, the Dow has a chance to extend its weekly rally to 7 if we manage to break that number. Currently, the Dow is up 131 points to 8,088. Impressive. Tech is onceRead more

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Losing Faith in IBM

1:05pm (EST) IBM (IBM, $100.22, down $2.33) has slipped below $100 today and I’ve decided it’s time to move on. The May 110 calls (IBMEB, $0.30, down $0.30) opened at 60 cents this morning and they were profiled at $1.00 on April 16th. After an initial 20% gain, the tradeRead more

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Watch List: Movie/ Entertainment

I’m not all that excited about the “movie” stocks but there may be an opportunity to make some trades within the sector as we head into a festive time of the year. Thanksgiving through Christmas is movie heaven and there’s a chance some of these beaten down stocks could recover.Read more

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Marvel Entertainment Hulking Up

Marvel Entertainment (MVL, $35.18, up $1.31) is trading higher today after Standard & Poor’s said the company will soon replace insurer The Commerce Group in the S&P MidCap 400 index which is being acquired by Mapfre. No date of the change has been set. In after-hours trading last night, MarvelRead more

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