Hasbro poised for multiple expansion, says Wells Fargo Wells Fargo expects Hasbro's multiple to expand as a result of operating leverage that the company will have in developing markets. The firm expects the company to report slightly better than expected 2014 and 2015 results, and keeps an Outperform rating on the stock.
Hasbro downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray Piper Jaffray downgraded Hasbro to Neutral saying shares are trading at peak multiples. Piper views the stock as fairly valued based on current expectations following the company's Q2 results. It raised its price target for shares to $85 from $79.
Hasbro reports Q2 Boys revenue up 1% to $340.4M Q2 Boys revenue driven by gains in nerf brands, as well as shipments in support of Jurassic World and growth in Marvel and Star Wars products. Reports Q2 Girls revenue down 22% to $127.5M, with Furby the leading driver of the decline. Reports Q2 Games revenue down 6% to $211.6M. Reports Q2 Preschool revenue up 14% to $118.1M.