February 24, 2012
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, toy maker Mattel (Nasdaq: MAT ) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Mattel's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
||El Segundo, Calif. (1945)
||CEO Bryan Stockton (since January 2012)
CFO Kevin Farr (since February 2000)
|Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)
||$1.4 billion / $1.6 billion
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 87% of the 708 members who have rated Mattel believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Earlier this week, one of those Fools, dgfsoccer, highlighted Mattel as a solid income opportunity: "Awesome dividend with several tried and true lines that are very popular with kids. Increases in net income and revenue are exciting as well as around 10% annual growth predictions for the next few years. "
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