What You Should Know About These Earnings

If you were an investor in Mattel (NASDAQ: MAT  ) yesterday, you were probably pleasantly surprised by its earnings. Toy companies such as Mattel and Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS  ) have seen their markets erode as children continue to substitute traditional toys for products like Apple's (NASDAQ: AAPL  ) iPad and LeapFrog Enterprises' (NYSE: LF  ) LeapPad. Will these innovative technologies change toys as we know it? Watch the following video as Fool analysts Isaac Pino and Blake Bos discuss Mattel's surprising earnings and industry trends in this space.

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Blake Bos and Isaac Pino have no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of Apple, Hasbro, and Mattel. Motley Fool newsletter services recommend Apple, Hasbro, LeapFrog Enterprises, and Mattel. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.


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