The new trading week kicks off with the giant toymaker that hasn't been rocked by recall scandals: Hasbro
Another company that comes on strong over the holidays -- Blue Nile
Blue Nile knows a thing or two about sparkling. Since going public four years ago, Blue Nile has topped Wall Street's expectations in all but one quarter.
China's leading search engine checks in on Wednesday. Baidu.com
After watching the stateside bellwethers come up short lately, don't expect Baidu to follow suit. China's economy is still growing strong, and expectations for the country's online prospects are only strengthening as we close in this summer's Olympic Games in Beijing.
It's time to feel young and hip heading into the weekend with Abercrombie & Fitch
Until next week, I remain,
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