Toys “R” Us’s debt ratios returned to levels last seen following its $6.6 billion leveraged buyout in 2005, underscoring heightened concern among investors that the retailer may not be able to recover from its biggest loss in nearly three decades.
Sean McGowan, toy industry analyst at Needham & Co. Inc., discusses "The Toy Insider's Hot 20" and growth for Mattel Inc. and Hasbro Inc. McGowan talked with Bloomberg's Pimm Fox and Carol Massar on Bloomberg Radio's "Taking Stock" on September 25th. Matt Townsend, Bloomberg News consumer reporter, also took part in the discussion.
Zynga Inc.’s new chief executive officer, Don Mattrick, takes over the struggling social-gaming pioneer amid one of its biggest challenges yet: losing the No. 1 spot on Facebook Inc. to upstart King.com.